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Vandalia Historical Society Hosts "Wine and Ale with Abe" at Vandalia Statehouse on Sept. 30

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CONTACTS:
Ed Cross
217-557-1240
Vandalia Historical Society Hosts "Wine and Ale with Abe" at Vandalia Statehouse on Sept. 30
VANDALIA, IL – The Vandalia Historical Society invites the public to a special event – “Wine & Ale with Abe” – at the Vandalia Statehouse State Historic Site on Sat., Sept. 30 from 12 noon until 6 p.m.  The event is a fundraiser in support of the Statehouse Window Restoration Project.

Guests at “Wine & Ale with Abe” can enjoy a variety of wine and beer, great local food, live music, displays and shopping opportunities from local vendors, and a relaxing afternoon on the Statehouse lawn.

The $20 tasting fee includes 10 tasting tickets and a choice of a signature wine or pilsner glass. Tickets will be available at the Vandalia Statehouse, and lawn chairs and blankets are welcomed and encouraged.  Guests must be 21 years of age or older to attend

The Vandalia Statehouse, the fourth Illinois statehouse, served as the capitol of Illinois from 1836 until 1839, and is the oldest surviving capitol building in the state.  Abraham Lincoln served there as a member of the Illinois House of Representatives.

For more information on the Vandalia Statehouse State Historic Site:
https://www2.illinois.gov/ihpa/Experience/Sites/Southwest/Pages/Vandalia-StateHouse.aspx
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