VW Welcome Fest Fun Run Road Tour & Downtown Party May 31st 5 to 8 p.m.
We will be hosting a Downtown Party that you won’t want to miss! The Friday evening event invites everyone local and visiting to join in welcoming Volkswagen enthusiasts to Effingham for the 15th Annual Funfest for Air-Cooled VW. Mid America Motorworks’ Fun Run Road Tour will end in Downtown Effingham and is expected to bring in thousands of people to Effingham over the weekend. The Downtown Welcomefest will include food vendors, ice cream, live musical entertainment, fabulous giveaways, and of course, a chance to see a variety of one-of-a-kind Volkswagens.
Along with the Volkswagen fun, you won’t want to miss Helen Matthes Library’s Kick-Off to their Summer Read Program Have Book, Will Travel that is also happening in the downtown area! The kick-off includes tons of family-friendly activities including crafts, a bounce house and Touch-A-Truck in the parking lot of the old Fifth Third Bank building.
Funfest for Air-Cooled VW May 31st to June 2nd
The 15th Annual Funfest for Air-Cooled VW is a Magical Mystery Funfest! To celebrate, Mid America Motorworks is welcoming more suppliers – some from Europe – adding all new and exclusive seminars, relocating Seminar Village and the funfest stage, new vendors and more! The event includes world famous WWII Air-Cooled VW collection that will be on display, a showing of The Bus, an independent film by Damon Ristau, and The Return LIVE in concert Saturday night!