Contact Us For More Info - Please choose Dinner selection and seating using *additional notes when ordering
    42 availableUSD 30
  • Lincoln Birthday Banquet - DUET Cajun Seared Sirloin & Grilled Chicken
    419 availableUSD 85
  • Lincoln Birthday Banquet - DUET Braised Short Ribs & Seared Salmon
    430 availableUSD 85
  • Lincoln Birthday Banquet - Vegan Couscous with grilled vegetables
    441 availableUSD 85
February 11, 2020 Tuesday,12:00 AM

The Abraham Lincoln Association Banquet & Luncheon Event 2020

701 E Adams St, Springfield, IL 62701, USA Get Directions

Lincoln's Birthday Banquet

February 12, 2020

6:00 p.m. Reception; 7:00 p.m. Banquet 

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Hotel
7th and Adams, Springfield, Illinois

The Honorable Ray LaHood, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
of the "Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum"

The Lincoln the Lawyer Award will be presented to Timothy L. Bertschy, retired lawyer, former president of the Illinois State Bar Association and former member of the American Bar Association's Board of Governors.

Cost $85.00 – reservation required

*Please Choose seating arrangements and add your Entree choice in the additional notes when registering or email us your choices

Spinach & Arugula Salad with Dried Cranberries, Mandarin Oranges & Goat Cheese
Creamy White Balsamic Dijon Dressing
Raspberry Vinaigrette

Choose Entrée

Duet of Cajun Seared Sirloin with Chimichurri Sauce & Roasted Tomato along with Grilled Chicken Breast with Roasted Red Pepper Coulis

Duet of Braised Short Rib with Molasses Beer Barbecue Sauce and Seared Salmon with Vodka Sauce

Vegan Couscous with Grilled Vegetables

Red Skin Mashed Potatoes



Turtle Cheesecake Martini with Pecans, Chocolate, Caramel & Cheesecake with Whip & Fresh Berries

To Order by Mail Please Download Printable Form

Tickets and table assignments for the Banquet will be available at the door.

Benjamin P. Thomas Symposium

Tuesday, February 11, 2020
6:00 p.m. at the Old State Capitol, Springfield Illinois

Carl Guarneri, speaking on his new book Lincoln's Informer: Charles A. Dana.

Free and open to the public

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
11:00 a.m. at the Old State Capitol, Springfield, Illinois

Manisha Sinha, will speak on “Allies for Emancipation: Lincoln and the Abolitionists.”

Jason Emerson, will speak on “Mary Lincoln for the Ages: Why Lincoln’s Wife is Not the Woman We Think We Know.”

Free and open to the public


1:00 p.m. at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

food choices include cold cuts, salad, and pasta

Cost $30.00 – reservation required

To Order by Mail Please Download Printable Form

William E. Bartelt and Joshua A. Claybourn, both members of the Board of Directors of The Abraham Lincoln Association, will discuss their book, Abe’s Youth: Shaping the Future President.

Michael Burlingame, First Vice President of The Abraham Lincoln
Association, will moderate a round-table discussion featuring the symposium speakers. A book-signing will follow.

Roundtable featuring all five speakers followed by a book signing
2:30-4:00 p.m. on the second floor of Library