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Founders Day

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

FIRE & BRIMSTONE: How Billy Sunday’s Historic 1905 Revival Brought 150,000 People to Dixon | Presented by Tom Wadsworth

Join Discover Dixon and Historian Tom Wadsworth for our annual Founder’s Day celebration. This year we will feature the story of Billy Sunday, a revivalist preacher at the turn of the 20th century. Sunday, known for his larger-than-life persona and his “fire & brimstone” preaching. In 1905, Sunday brought 150,000 people to his revival right here in Dixon, IL. Fire & Brimstone: How Billy Sunday’s Historic 1905 Revival Brought 150,000 People to Dixon, presented by Tom Wadsworth, will be held at the Loveland Community Center. Doors will open at 6 PM with the presentation beginning at 6:30PM

Details

Date:
April 11
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT
Event Categories:
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Venue

Loveland Community House & Museum
513 W. Second St.
Dixon, IL 61021 United States
Phone:
8152842741
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Organizer

Dixon Chamber of Commerce and Main Street
Phone:
815-284-3361
Email:
info@dixonnow.com
View Organizer Website
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