Battle of Cantigny 100th Anniversary
1S151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the famous World War I battle in which American “doughboys” and the First Division of the U.S. Army liberated the tiny French village of Cantigny from German occupation. Activities include a wreath-laying ceremony, artistic poppy display, WWI-themed family activities, military vehicles and a WWI-theme photo booth. The Illinois Brass Band performs at 3 p.m.
Event Times: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Event Cost: Free, parking $10