Happy Homestead! The 42nd annual Homestead Festival kicks off today in Princeton. Some of the events today include a pulled pork barbecue dinner and ice cream social, a performance by the Bureau County Choir, Homestead Festival Announcements and Princeton Tiger Football. ‘It’s Good To Be Home’ is this year’s theme and the fun continues through Sunday. Museum tours and Owen Lovejoy Homestead tours start at 1pm today but the festival really gets under way tonight at 5pm at Soldier’s and Sailor’s park across from the courthouse. Visit our website wzoe.com and click on the Homestead Fest link for more details on this weekend’s festivities.