The 3rd annual Lincoln Heritage Festival will kick off two days of events on Saturday. Among the events going on during the two day event will be Civil War “skirmishes” with a cannon included on both days. The event will be at 6 pm on Saturday and 2 pm on Sunday at Sonnemann Park. There will be over events, such as the historic flag program, tomahawk throwers, 1800’s vintage baseball games, 1800’s craft demonstrations and many other activities. On Saturday night at 8 pm, there will be a Civil War Ball at the Vandalia American Legion.