Event Forms and Applications

Every year we have numerous special events that people love to attend.  Here is a list of the upcoming events and those in the recent past.  If you click on each event link you will be taken to a page describing that event and listing any forms or applications you may need to participate (vendor forms are there also). A complete listing of all area events is available here.

Smithsonian Museum Exhibit: “Home Town Teams: How Sports Shape America” (March 18 to April 29, 2018)


Easter Egg Dash (March 31)

Clean-Up Day Lisbon (April 21)

Clean-Up Day Mount Vernon (April 28)

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Chalk the Walk (May 5 and 6, 2018)

The artist applications are available here or here:

The food vendor applications are available here:

The volunteer applications are available here:

The sponsorship letter is available here:

Cornell College Commencement (May 12-13)

MV and Lisbon High School Graduation (May 20)

Memorial Day Services (May 28)

FI Chocolate Stroll logo (3)

Chocolate Stroll (June 2)

Chocolate Stroll Vendor Application

Sponsor Letter 

Baking Contest Flyer

Citywide Garage Sales (June 16)

MV-L Day at the Kernels (June 24)


Lincoln Highway Nitty Gritty Antique Festival
Mount Vernon, Iowa
July 4th


2018 Antique Dealer CONTRACT here

2018 Lincoln Highway Antique Extravaganza FOOD CONTRACT here:


Heritage Days (July 12-14)

Heritage Days 5K Route is posted here

Heritage Days 5K results are posted here:

An online 5K registration form is posted here:

A printable pdf of the Heritage Days 5K registration form is posted here:

Heritage Days Food Vendor Application is posted here:

A complete list of events and activities is listed here:


Citywide Garage Sales (August 4)

Lisbon Sauerkraut Days (August 16-18)



Iowa Restaurant Week (Sept. 14 to 23)

Mount Vernon Area Arts Council logo

Lincoln Highway Art Festival (Sept. 15)

Apply to be a vendor here:

Cornell Homecoming (Oct. 5 to 7)


To View or Download (PDF, 824KB)

12th Anniversary Chili Cookoff (Oct. 13)

Download the Chili Team application here:

Lisbon Halloweentown (Oct. 31)

MV-L Art Walk (Nov. 3)

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Small Business Saturday (Nov.24)


Magical Night (Nov. 29)

See the press release here

See a complete list of holiday happenings here

Breakfast with Mrs. Claus (Dec. 8)

See the press release here

See a complete list of holiday happenings here