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Tri-State Bridges Quilt

This unique quilt was designed by Lucy Maust. Lucy says, ” Each of these 21 covered bridges are located within a 100 mile radius of McHenry.  I took the pictures and had them printed on fabric by a company in…

Antiques to be Auctioned

Each year, a few selected antiques are sold at Country Fest & Auction. These photos show a few of the antiques that will be auctioned this year. The antiques will begin to be sold at 11:00 a.m.

Handcrafted for Country Fest

These beautiful wooded items were handcrafted by Lynn Atkins to be auctioned this Saturday at Country Fest. Lynn has been a big supporter of Country Fest. Throughout the year, he makes unique pieces out of wood to be sold at…

Do you remember Burma Shave signs ?

Lucy Maust has found a unique way to remember them. She designed a quilted wall-hanging including 16 of the rhymes from these signs. The first signs advertising a brushless shaving cream, Burma Shave, were introduced in Minnesota in 1926.  The…

Country Fest 2021

We are happy to announce that we are going forward with plans for Country Fest this year! We hope to see you Saturday, August 28, 2021! As we have all learned from this past year, plans can change so please…