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300 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703
Illinois History Fair Expo Information 2019

The Illinois History Fair Expo will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield. Students whose paper and/or project advanced to the state competition will attend the Expo. Paper awards will be given that day at 10:30. Websites will be judged again and there will be a public viewing from 1:00-2:30 (display boards only). Awards for websites and projects will be presented at 2:45.

Students who attended regionals in any category will be attending the Expo. Group 1 (students with displays who are competing) will leave at 9:15 and return at 3:30. Group 2 will leave at 9:45 and return after lunch. We will eat lunch at Pizza Ranch around 11:30-11:45. After lunch, group 1 will return to the Convention Center for the public viewing of displays and the awards, which are at 2:45. We will return in time for students to take the activity bus.