Event and Shuttle Information
On February 12, 2008 the following events will be taking place at Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site and at locations in Hodgenville and Elizabethtown, KY:
- "Color Guard Flag Ceremony and Wreath Laying"
8:00 am on the square in Hodgenville
"Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Inaugural Event"
The official kick-off event for the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Celebration will begin at 10:30. Public is invited. For additional infomation on the Inaugural Event click here.
- "Annual Lincoln Days Luncheon"
Luncheon will begin at 1:30 pm at the Abraham Lincoln School in Hodgenville. Tickets are available by calling 270-358-8710.
- "Kentucky's Lincoln Heritage Trail"
The Governor of Kentucky will unveil the first of many Historic Markers that will be located along the Lincoln Heritage Trail. Unveiling will take place at 3:00 pm on the square in downtown Hodgenville.
- The City of Hodgenville invites everyone to Lincoln birthday party. Birthday cake and other goodies will be available on the square immediately after the unveiling.
Buses will run between 7:00 am and 4:30 pm on February 12, 2008, and will travel to and from Abraham Lincoln Birthplace NHS from the following parking locations:
LaRue County High, Middle and Intermediate School Parking Lots located on 31E
Buses will carry passengers from parking areas to Inaugural Event and downtown Hodgenville. Buses will run a continuous loop throughout the day until 4:30 pm.