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23rd Annual Maple Syrup Festival & Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast

March 7 @ 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

The 23rd annual Maple Syrup Festival will be held at Argyle Lake State Park on Saturday, March 7th from 10:00AM until 3:00PM. Individuals attending the festival will experience the tapping of the maple trees, collection of the sap, boiling down of sap into syrup, and a taste of the finished product. Tours to collect sap at the maple rove will depart regularly and several children’s activities will be ongoing throughout the day. This event is being sponsored through the cooperative efforts of the Friends of Argyle Lake State Park and park staff. The Colchester Lion’s Club will be hosting a pancake breakfast at 207 S. Fulton St. in Colchester from 7:00AM-1:00PM in conjunction with this event. Free refreshments will be provided by Macomb Morning Rotary and Friends of Argyle will have maple syrup and other items for sale at the event. For more information, please call the park visitor center at (309)776-3422.

Details

Date:
March 7
Time:
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Argyle Lake State Park
640 Argyle Park Rd.
Colchester, IL 62326 United States
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Phone:
309-776-3422
Website:
https://www.dnr.illinois.gov/Parks/Pages/ArgyleLake.aspx