RAGGEDY ANN RALLY 2021
JUNE 11TH & 12TH 2019 IN ARCOLA, IL
Rally Theme: Celebrating Raggedy Andyís Birthday in Friendly Fairyland
Thursday, June 10, 2021
4:30pm - Early Bird Get-Together for Raggedy friends at the covered pavilion near the Arcola Depot. Pick up carry out around town and meet at the pavilion. Lots of fun and giggles!!
Room Crawl in Hotels for "Socializing & Swapping"
Friday June 11, 2021
2:00pm-4:00pm - Raggedy Ann & Andy Nickel Auction at the covered pavilion near the Arcola Depot. Attendees of the Nickel Auction are invited to bring Raggedy items to auction.
Entries for the Raggedy Ann Mask Contest will be accepted at the Nickel Auction on Friday, June 11, 2021 and at The Arcola Center from 9 - 9:30am on Saturday, June 12, 2021. Entries must have makerís name pinned to them. Voting will begin at 10 am Saturday and end at 2:00pm Saturday. Winners will be announced at 3:00pm.
Voting will be by attendees at the Rally! Categories will be announced later, but will include: favorite, prettiest, funniest, most colorful and craziest.
6:00pm - Raggedy Andy's 100th Birthday Banquet, Arcola Masonic Lodge, 111 South Locust St., Arcola, Illinois. Banquet includes a meal (catered by Yoder's Country Kitchen), program, birthday party, silent auction of donated Raggedy collectibles - proceeds will go to A Walk Through Time Museum featuring a wonderful display of Raggedy Ann and Andy items. If you can donate something it will be much appreciated. Contact the Chamber of Commerce. Also part of banquet program will include a live auction of special items. Proceeds of these items will go to the Rally fund. Also if you have a Favorite Volland (ca 1920ís) please bring him to the party (you must have your name attached to him) and let him join his Volland Andy buddies for a party. Banquet by Reservation Only. Contact Arcola Chamber of Commerce (217-268- 4530) for details and deadline.
Click here to go to the Raggedy Andy's 100th Birthday Banquet page
Saturday, June 12, 2021
9:00am-3:00pm - Raggedy Ann & Andy Sales Room in the Arcola Community Center, 100 S. Chestnut St., Arcola, Illinois. Shop till you drop! Vendors will have tables of Raggedy goodies set up and artfully displayed.
Click here to go to the Raggedy Ann Rally Facebook page