FIRE AND BRIMSTONE: How Billy Sunday’s Historic 1905 Revival Brought 150,000 to Dixon

MONDAY, APRIL 11, 2022 AT 6 PM

Join Discover Dixon and Historian Tom Wadsworth for our annual Founder’s Day celebration.

This year we will feature the story of Billy Sunday, a revivalist preacher at the turn of the 20th century. Sunday, known for his larger-than-life persona and his “fire & brimstone” preaching. In 1905, Sunday brought 150,000 people to his revival right here in Dixon, IL. Fire & Brimstone: How Billy Sunday’s Historic 1905 Revival Brought 150,000 People to Dixon, presented by Tom Wadsworth, will be held at the Loveland Community Center. Doors will open at 6 PM with the presentation beginning at 6:30PM.