Stephen Foster and the Rise of American Music in Mt. Vernon Feb. 2 | Community Spirit
MOUNT VERNON, IL (KFVS) -The Jefferson County Historical Village will host Stephen Foster and the Rise of American Music on February 2 at 1 p.m.
An Illinois Humanities Council Road Scholar program, Chris Vallillo will sing and discuss Foster's songs, which were known and sung around the world and played a large part in the creation of an emerging popular American culture in the 1800s.
Admission is free. The village is located at 1411 North 27th Street.
For more information, you can call 618-246-0033.
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