IL STATE FAIR 2021
FOOD AND FRIENDS – STATE FAIR EVENING FOOD & SPONSORS
Below are the nights and information about Food and Friends happening at Sangamon County Republican Headquarters most nights during the fair. Thank you to all elected officials, individuals and groups who are cooking, providing food and clean-up each night. HQ will provide cold adult beverages, soft drinks and eating utensils. Republican Friends are invited to come by headquarters beginning at 6 pm on sponsored nights (except on Republican day, when it is 5 pm) and food will be available from 6 pm until it is gone or 9 pm when we close. Tell a friend and come join in the fun!!! Thank you and enjoy this year’s Illinois State Fair.
Dianne Barghouti Hardwick, SCRCC Chair
Thursday, August 12- No event/Twilight Parade
Friday, August 13 – Sponsored by Sang. Co. Coroner Jim Allmon — Bratfest/sides
Saturday, August 14 –Sponsored by Brad Carlson, Capital Township Trustee, and Jim Kaitschuk – Italian night
Sunday, August 15 – Sponsored by Springfield Park Board, C.J. Metcalf, Robin Schmidt, Mallory Beck, Nancy Eck, Kris Theilen and Dan Wright – Sub sandwiches and chips
Monday, August 16 – Sponsored by City Treasurer, Misty Buscher, Aldermen Chuck Redpath, Ralph Hanauer, John Fulgenzi – Pizza night
Tuesday, August 17 – Sponsored by Regional Superintendent of Schools, Jeff Vose, Deputy Superintendent, Shannon Fehrholz and Keith Ayer – Chicken wings and green bean, sausage, potato casserole
Wednesday, August 18 – No Event (Dem day)
Thursday, August 19 – Sponsored by Sang. Co. Treasurer, Joe Aiello and Sang. Co. Auditor Andy Goleman — Burgers and Hot dogs (5:00 pm‑9:00 pm early hour for GOP day)
Friday, August 20 – Sponsored by Sang. Co. Republican Women’s group
Saturday, August 21 – Sponsored by Brad Mills, Terry Young, Patty Meyer, Steve Ettinger and Tony Smarjesse, SMEAA board members — BBQ Rib Tips w/sides
Sunday, August 22 – No Event
Note: Sponsors and their helpers will be able to come to HQ at 5 pm each night (4 pm on Republican Day) to get things ready. Sponsors and helpers can use our 3 parking places at headquarters. We are working on additional parking.
Any questions, please call Brad Mills, 217–306-5385.