All Things Route 66 will be in Springfield, Illinois August 14-16. Events include:
- Route 66 parade
- Two day car and motorcycle show
- Motorcycle motor run
- Two nights of concerts
- Drive In movie
- 6.6 mile run
According to the article, “We’re excited about adding another full day of festivities to the Birthplace of Route 66 Festival,” says Cora Scott, director of Public Information and Civic Engagement for the City of Springfield. “With the variety of activities and events, there will be something for everyone.”
To register and find out more information about the Route 66 event, visit http://www.news-leader.com/story/news/local/ozarks/2015/07/23/full-lineup-birthplace-route-festival-events-announced/30597855/
A life behind the lens.
Martin Garfinkel is truly one of the most admired photographers today and is long time owner of a fine art photography gallery in Carbondale, Colorado; he is a 40 year resident of the Roaring Fork Valley, which shelters adjacent communities Aspen and Glenwood Springs and is watched over by the iconic Mount Sopris. For most of this time, Garfinkel’s trek has been on his Harley Davidson Motorcycle looking for iconic images of roadside America.