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Second weekend in October

Shadows of Blue and Gray

City County Park

Princeton, Illinois


The Shadows of Blue and Gray is an annual event that focuses on preserving & promoting Civil War era history through living history artisans, battle reenactments, music, & storytellers. The weekend focuses on education and teaching history by bringing it to life and making it exciting!


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City Hall, 2 Main Street S
Princeton, Illinois 61356


Princeton Tourism is a department of the City of Princeton

"The Best Small Town in Illinois for a weekend escape"

-World Atlas