Media Release


Published 10/02/2017

ST. CHARLES, ILLINOIS – On October 8, the final day of Scarecrow Fest, a special character lunch event will take place at Abby’s Breakfast and Lunch, 11 N 3rd St, St Charles. The brunch will be held from 2:30-4:30PM. Characters from the Wizard of Oz, The Chicago Steel and other invited character friends will join families and children in a sit-down lunch. The meal will include both adult and kid-friendly entrées, a side, dessert and take away treat. Pricing is $15.00-20.00 per person. Tax and gratuity are included in the price of admission Characters will interact with and perform for attendees during the special lunch, and photo ops are highly encouraged.

The character lunch is a collaborative effort between Abby’s Breakfast and Lunch and the Greater St. Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau to celebrate Scarecrow Fest and introduce visitors to some of the businesses and attractions in the downtown area. Interested parties can register for the lunch on line by going to the Fun Activities dropdown on and selecting “Character Lunch.” Reservations can also be made on Event Brite: Continued updates on all Fest activities and events can be found by logging on to the brand new

The GSCCVB is funded by the Illinois Office of Tourism and a portion of the hotel/motel tax collected by the City of St. Charles hotels to promote the Greater St. Charles area as a destination for leisure tourists, conventions, sports events, and meetings. For additional information regarding the bureau’s marketing and sales activities, contact the bureau at 630-377-6161 or

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