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Begins the Trail Reagan Statue

River Street, Dixon, IL 61021

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A bronze statue of Ronald Reagan on a horse he rode nearly 60 years ago, sits at the head of the Heritage Crossing Riverfront Plaza located on River Street in downtown Dixon.

It is located on River Street in downtown Dixon. The statue was created by local artist Don Reed and serves as the centerpiece of Heritage Crossing, an open-air plaza that looks out onto the Rock River.  This area is easily accessible and available for events and can be booked for weddings, receptions and more. This area also has a 4 slip boat dock affording easy access for boaters to stop and explore downtown Dixon.

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Dixon City Market

Dixon Riverfront Park •  Jun 26 @ 5PM

Gather on the Dixon Riverfront every Wednesday this summer.

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Dixon's Music at the Square Summer Series

John Dixon Park •  Jun 28 @ 5:30PM

Enjoy Summer Friday nights in the park listening to music with friends.

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60th Petunia Festival in Dixon

Downtown Dixon •  Jul 03 – Jul 07 @ 8:30AM

Petunia Festival 2024 celebrates its 60th anniversary in northwest Illinois with many events, from music to food to art shows! Join us for a blooming good…

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