Effingham Tourism Director Jodi Thoele was in the studio Thursday to talk about the VW Welcome Fest, which will be this Friday (June 5) from 5:00 to 8:00pm in downtown Effingham.
The City of Effingham’s Tourism Office will be hosting the welcome fest from 5:00 to 8:00pm Friday June 5th, and residents are invited to join in welcoming Volkswagen enthusiasts to Effingham.
Mid America Motorworks’ Fun Run Road Tour will end in downtown Effingham, with Volkswagens set to park in the spaces surrounding the Historic Effingham County Courthouse Museum. Volkswagens are set to come down the parade route at approximately 5:15pm.
With Mid America Motorworks’ 17th Annual Funfest for Air-Cooled Volkswagens expected to bring thousands of people to Effingham over the weekend, the Tourism Office is excited to kick off the event with a Welcome Fest in the heart of the City.
For more information on the Friday night event, contact the Effingham Tourism department at 217-342-5310 or visit www.VisitEffinghamIL.com. For more information about events at Mid America Motorworks, visit www.FunfestEvents.com.