ABBOTT’S MAGIC GET TOGETHER 2017 AUG 2-5 2017 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2nd 2017
9:00AM   ABBOTT’S COLON GOLF CLASSIC with Al the Only
9:00AM   REGISTRATION OPENS at the Abbott Plant
10:00AM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Elementary School
10:30AM  SUPER SHOWROOM SPECIALS at Elementary School
10:30AM  SLIGHTLY IRREGULAR DISCOUNT BOOK SALE at Elementary
12:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Jania Taylor outside M&M Grill
1:00PM    COLON HISTORICAL MUSEUM OPEN till 4PM
1:30PM    MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with BJ Mallen or Gordon Miller ($5)
2:00PM    COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Joe Bennett outside Berkshire Hathaway
3:00PM    LECTURE – Richard Turner – at the High School (Registration Required)
3:00PM    MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with BJ Mallen or Gordon Miller ($5)
3:00PM    FACE PAINTING till 6PM outside 5 Star Pizza by Carol Hendrix
5:30PM    RIVER LAKE INN MAGIC SHOW & DINNER with Ron Carnell
7:15PM   GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – till about 7:45PM outside high school
7:45PM   PRESHOW LIVE ORGAN MUSIC – by John Sturk
8:00PM   ABBOTT’S STAGE SHOW – view seating at High School ($20-$25)
Featuring BJ Mallen MCGordon MillerEli PortalaJohn SterliniDan SperryDavid & DaniaJonathan Goodwin
9:00PM    GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – During show intermission outside high school
10:00PM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Grade School after show

THURSDAY, AUGUST 3rd 2017
9:00AM  REGISTRATION OPENS at the Abbott Plant
9:30AM  LECTURE – Rob Zabrecki – at the High School (Registration Required)
10:00AM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Grade School
11:00AM  VENT-O-RAMA at the Abbott Plant (Registration Required)
12:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – John Sturk outside Dawn & Phils
1:00PM  CREATIVITY LECTURE – Friday Evening Performers – at the High School (Registration Required)
1:00PM  COLON HISTORICAL MUSEUM OPEN till 4PM
1:30PM  DEALERS ON PARADE at the Elementary School
1:30PM  MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with BJ Mallen or Gordon Miller ($5)
2:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Joe Bennett outside Curly’s
3:00PM  MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with BJ Mallen or Gordon Miller ($5)
3:00PM  FACE PAINTING till 6PM outside 5 Star Pizza by Carol Hendrix
3:45PM  FAMOUS MAGICIANS GRAVEYARD TOUR ushered by Al the Only
5:00PM  MAGIC AND MORE LIVE – with you hosts John and Tarmara Sterlini ($5)
5:30PM  RIVER LAKE INN MAGIC SHOW & DINNER with Ron Carnell
7:15PM  GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – till about 7:45PM outside high school
7:45PM  PRESHOW LIVE ORGAN MUSIC – by John Sturk
8:00PM  ABBOTT’S STAGE SHOW – view seating at High School ($20-$25)
Featuring Jeff Bibik MCHarrison GreenbaumGene AndersonPohan HuangJason Hudy
9:00PM   GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – During show intermission outside high school
10:00PM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Grade School after show
10:15PM  CURLYS CLOSEUP CONTEST after show

FRIDAY, AUGUST 4th 2017
9:00AM  REGISTRATION OPENS at the Abbott Plant
9:00AM  COLON ARTS & CRAFT FAIR till 4PM
9:30AM  ABBOTT’S STAGE TALENT CONTEST at High School (Registration Required)
10:00AM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Grade School
11:00AM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Thom Bedlam outside Dawn & Phils
12:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Magic of Trino outside Village Market
12:00PM  ASSISTANT WORKSHOP – hosted by Sterlini Magic
1:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Jonathan LaChance at Craft Fair
1:00PM  LECTURE – Gene Anderson – at the High School (Registration Required)
1:00PM  COLON HISTORICAL MUSEUM OPEN till 4PM
1:30PM  MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with BJ Mallen or Gordon Miller ($5)
2:30PM  ABBOTT’S CLOSEUP SHOW at High School (Registration Required)
Featuring The Close-Up Magic of Richard Turner
3:00PM  MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with BJ Mallen or Gordon Miller ($5)
3:00PM  FACE PAINTING till 6PM outside 5 Star Pizza by Carol Hendrix
4:30PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Magic of Trino outside Five Star Pizza
5:00PM  MAGICIANS DINNER SPECIAL – At Lutheran Church on Burr Oak Road
5:00PM  MAGIC AND MORE LIVE – with you hosts John and Tarmara Sterlini ($5)
5:30PM  RIVER LAKE INN MAGIC SHOW & DINNER with Ron Carnell
7:15PM  GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – till about 7:45PM outside high school
7:45PM  PRESHOW LIVE ORGAN MUSIC – by John Sturk
8:00PM  ABBOTT’S STAGE SHOW – view seating at High School ($20-$25)
Featuring Mike Caveney MCTina LenertChris HartMark KornhauserArdan JamesRob Zabrecki
9:00PM  GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – During show intermission outside high school
9:45PM    FIREWORK SHOW outside High School after show
10:00PM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Grade School after show
10:30PM  TALENT CONTEST AWARDS at Grade School after show

SATURDAY, AUGUST 5TH 2017
9:00AM  REGISTRATION OPENS at the Abbott Plant
9:00AM  MAGIC MINISTERS SESSION at Methodist Church (Registration Required)
9:00AM  COLON ARTS & CRAFT FAIR till 4PM
10:00AM  LECTURE – Mark Kornhauser – at Elementary School (Registration Required)
10:00AM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Grade School
11:00AM  TRIPLE BOOK SIGNING – 3 Book Signings at Elementary School till Noon
11:00AM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Jania Taylor at Craft Fair
11:30AM  MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with BJ Mallen or Gordon Miller ($5)
12:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Thom Bedlam outside American Legion
1:00PM   COLON HISTORICAL MUSEUM OPEN till 4PM
2:00PM   ABBOTTCADABRA BENEFIT MATINEE – view seating at the High School ($10)
Featuring 80 Years of Abbott’s Magic with David Charvet & Company
2:30PM  MAGIC SHOW at Abbott Plant with Dynamike ($5)
3:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS– John Sturk outside Colon Historical Museum
3:00PM  FACE PAINTING till 6PM outside 5 Star Pizza by Carol Hendrix
4:00PM  COLON STREET PERFORMERS – Magic of Trino outside Five Star Pizza
5:00PM  MAGIC AND MORE LIVE – with you hosts John and Tarmara Sterlini ($5)
5:30PM  RIVER LAKE INN MAGIC SHOW & DINNER with Ron Carnell
7:15PM  GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – till about 7:45PM outside high school
7:45PM  PRESHOW LIVE ORGAN MUSIC – by John Sturk
8:00PM  ABBOTT’S STAGE SHOW – view seating at High School ($20-$25)
Featuring Kalin & Jinger
9:00PM     GREAT AMERICAN SIDE SHOW – During show intermission outside high school
10:00 PM  ABBOTT’S DEALERS ROOM OPENS at Grade School after show
10:30 PM  ABBOTT PERFORMER AWARDS at Grade School after show