Remembering Route 66

Remembering Route 66

Monday, November 08, 2021 | 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Coined as the "Mother Road" by John Steinbeck in the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath, Route 66 carries 95-years of fascinating American history. Commissioned in November of 1926 and dubbed as the "Main Street of America," this infamous highway has served as an artery of transportation, an agent of social transformation, and a microcosm of a bygone era.

Join us for a look at Route 66 including its inception, its heyday, and its decommissioned status. Along the journey, explore Route 66's many ties to literature, film, and music!

Pack up your friends and family and join us for some kicks on Route 66! 

Registration is required for this program and can be completed here