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Hometown Celebration, Small Town USA
Downtown Walnut, Walnut, IL
Walnut's Independence Day Celebration, during July 4 each year. Entertainment, Food, Fun, Parade plus gigantic fireworks display. Events include softball tourny, beer garden, pancake and sausage breakfast, 5K run, volleyball tourny, car show, antique farm and tractor show, J & M amusement with games and rides, Cub Scouts soap box derby, sawmill demo and much, much more.
Annual Antique Show
Walnut Chamber of Commerce hosts Antique Appraisal Show, Sunday, October 21, 12:45 p.m., Green River Country Club, 1-1/2 m. E. of Walnut, Route 92. Karen Holland, licensed appraiser will appraise old, unique and treasured possessions and give advise on care, storage or display. She has been in the antique business for 35 years and has worked on the "Antique Road Show". Limit of 3 items per person. Cost: $6 per item or $15 for 3.
Avanti Foods, Cheese & Specialty Gift Shop
109 Depot St., Walnut, IL - 800-243-3739
Walnut is home to Avanti Foods, producer of Ginos and Swiss Party frozen pizzas. The cheese and pizza making factories are located in a Swiss Chalet making it easy for visitors to view the pizza and cheese production and browse in the Cheese and Gourmet Shop.
DeWaele's Dairy Dreams
407 W N Street Highway 92, PO Box 715, Walnut, IL 61376 - 815-379-9441
Great road side stop for lunch or a cool treat. Many ice cream flavors to choose from. Hot and cold sandwiches too. Picnic tables for your convenience.
Green River Country Club
Route 92 East, Walnut, IL - 815-379-2227
With club house, restaurant and banquet facilities, this challenging 9 hole public golf course offers watered fairways, low annual memberships and daily green fees. Special seasonal rates. Just East of Walnut.
Downtown Walnut on Main Street, 118 South Main Street, Walnut, IL 61376 - 815-379-2752
Great little gift and floral shop offering antiques, collectibles, gourmet coffees, fudge, antique books and much more. Special Feature - Don Marquis Exhibit!