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Midwest More Festival/MASH UP Homebrew Tasting/Competition

Dates: Now - May. 4, 2019
Times: 7:00AM-4:00PM
Category: Festivals
Location: Jordon Block Park (Main & Rt 23/71N), 111 Lincoln Place, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-434-2737
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LEARN, HUNT, BUY...MOREL MUSHROOMS during Ottawa's Annual Midwest Morel Fest. This unique festival offers 'everything mushrooms' from the morel enthusiast to the curious observer! All events take place at Jordon Block Park (Main & Rt 23/71N). This year enjoy a Morel Market, a large variety of handcrafted Vendors, Home Brewers Tasting Tent and Competition, Food and Music. Sign up for MOREL UNIVERSITY where you can learn to identify morels then take off for a guided hunt. We have set aside land JUST FOR YOU! Both hunts have limited availability. 13+ presale $30 until April1, April 2 to April 27, after April 27 at the door price $50. 12 under presale $15 until April 1, April 2 to April 27, $20 after April 27 at door prices of $35. For more information, contact the Ottawa Visitors Center at 815-434-2737

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Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
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