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Lincoln Days Festival celebrates our 16th president

Abraham Lincoln look-a-likes from around the country converged in Hodgenville for the annual Lincoln Days Festival. Abraham Lincoln look-a-likes from around the country converged in Hodgenville for the annual Lincoln Days Festival.

HODGENVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Honest Abe was celebrated Saturday at the birthplace of our 16th president. 

Abraham Lincoln look-a-likes from around the country converged in Hodgenville for the annual Lincoln Days Festival. The actors competed for the title of best Lincoln look-a-like. The actor who won this year was from North Carolina.

In addition to the contest, hundreds enjoyed a parade, live music and a classic car show. Mary Todd Lincoln look-a-likes were on hand as well.

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