Cool things you can see at the Harlan-Lincoln House in Mount Pleasant. 

Cool things you can see at the Harlan-Lincoln House in Mount Pleasant. 

If you’re a history buff, especially for the American Civil War or Abraham Lincoln, then you need to add the Harlan-Lincoln House in Mount Pleasant, Iowa to your road trip bucket list.   It’s a great story of how an Iowa family became closely tied to the Lincoln family.  The house now serves as a…

See the largest drive-thru holiday lights display in SE Iowa!

See the largest drive-thru holiday lights display in SE Iowa!

Mount Pleasant’s Festival of Lights is the largest drive-thru holiday lights display in southeast Iowa with a 1.6-mile trail that contains over 140 displays. It’s held each year in the Midwest Old Threshers Campground on the south end of Mount Pleasant, Iowa. Where is the Festival of Lights? Google map location: 405 E Threshers Rd,…