- Created: Tuesday, 04 April 2017 16:12
Apr. 4, 2017, EDWARDSVILLE, Ill.– St. Louis area marketing and public relations firm Cork Tree Creative, Inc. announced today that it is the Mother Road Sponsor of the Edwardsville Route 66 Festival for the sixth consecutive year.
The festival, celebrating its 20th year, will be held in Edwardsville City Park, Fri., June 9 and Sat., June 10, 2017. Jan Carpenter, owner of Cork Tree Creative, is more than thrilled to help organize and promote an event that highlights the memories of Route 66. “My team and I here at Cork Tree Creative look forward to being a part of the Route 66 Festival every year. The festival not only shares the memories of our area’s past, but it also creates new ones, and I love being able to help make that happen,” said Carpenter.
The fun-filled, family friendly event offers attractions for all ages including live music, great food, a beer and wine garden, classic car show, local art vendors, a 10K run and Trailnet bike ride for those interested. This year also offers a climbing wall and gaming truck for the kids. This free, historic event attracts several thousands of guests and is the perfect way to spend a weekend with friends and family. For more information about the festival visit www.edwardsvilleroute66.com and follow the festival on Twitter and like their Facebook page.