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Calendar of Events

Festivals, concerts, lectures, parades, fairs, art shows and city-wide yard sales . . . Illinois South has it all! There's no excuse for staying home. Try our searchable Events Calendar to find something special to do! Search by date, location or keyword. To search by county, put just the name in the keyword field (ex. Clinton, not Clinton County). To submit an event for the website, complete the 2015 Fill-In Form and return it to smeier@thetourismbureau.org. Because of the size of our region, we can't accept entries for fund raisers, parish picnics or weekly events, such as Farmer's Markets, concerts, wine tastings, etc. We give priority to events that are multi-day and can be expected to draw from outside a 50-mile radius.

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Now - May. 31, 2015 Historic Barns of Mascoutah
Mascoutah Heritage Museum | 306 W. Main St. | Mascoutah, IL 62258 | 618-566-9774
How many historic barns still exist within the city limits of Mascoutah? Find out the answer at this exhibit, along with information about how barns were used, tools, chores and the newest barn charm: barn quilts. Read memories of barns by Mascoutah residents and share your own memories.
Admission: Free
Now - May. 31, 2015 Baby Bonanza
Rainbow Ranch Petting Zoo | 9906 State Rt. 15 | Nashville, IL 62263 | 618-424-7979
Weekends in April and May there's a baby boom at Rainbow Ranch, so Farmer Al needs your children's help feeding and cuddling the lambs, kids, bunnies, chicks and more.
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Now - May. 31, 2015 U.S. Open Trap
World Shooting and Recreational Complex | 1 Main Event Ln. | Sparta, IL 62286 | 618-295-2700
Trap Shooting Tournament
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May. 29, 2015 - May. 29, 2015 Shriners Parade 5K
721 E. Main St. | Belleville, IL 62220
Run down historic Belleville Main Street on the Shriners Parade route before the parade in this fun out-and-back style 5K run/walk. Parade goers set up their chairs and line the route early for the parade, so there will be a built-in energetic crowd cheering you on as you run.
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May. 29, 2015 - May. 29, 2015 Ainad Shriner's Circus Parade
17th and W. Main | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-874-1870
Shriners Circus Week PARADE kicks off on Friday, May 29th at 7:30 p.m. in downtown Belleville with one of Southern Illinois largest parades, featuring floats, marching bands, local dignitaries, and patrols of Shriners driving those infamous mini-cars and motorcycles. The parade begins at 17th and West Main Street and continues on Main Street ending at the 800 block of East Main.
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May. 29, 2015 - May. 30, 2015 Summer Concert Fest
Eckert's Country Store & Farm | 951 S. Green Mount Rd. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0513
We are excited to host our third-annual Summer Concert Fest, featuring 15 weekends of live music on Friday and Saturday nights. The live music will take place in the plaza area, outside the Country Store from 7pm - 9pm. This FREE event is perfect for all ages. We will have kids activities and custard as well as appetizers and wine/beer available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a beautiful evening with family and friends. If it rains, the concert will be canceled.
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Admission: Free Admission
May. 29, 2015 - May. 30, 2015 Chester Eaglesfest Picnic
Chester, IL 62233 | 618-826-3933
May. 29, 2015 - May. 30, 2015 PDRA Mid-America Open
Gateway Motorsports Park | 700 Raceway Blvd. | Madison, IL 62060 | 618-215-8888
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May. 29, 2015 - May. 30, 2015 Jasper County Strawberryfest
100 W. Jourdan St. | Newton, IL 62448 | 618-783-3399
This two day festival celebrates strawberries in Jasper County, and will have free family entertainment, music, games, food and crafts. Fun for everyone on the square in Newton!
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Admission: Free Admission
May. 29, 2015 - May. 31, 2015 Sailing for Veterans Regatta
CSA Harbor, Hazlet Park, Carlyle Lake | 20960 Hazlet Park Rd. | Carlyle, IL 62231
Open to all sailboats, the public is invited to participate in the parties and auctions as well as watch the racing from spectator boats, participate as crew or volunteer to work the event. Advance reservations required.
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May. 30, 2015 - May. 31, 2015 Strawberry Festival
Eckert's Farm | 957 S. Green Mount Rd. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0513
This outdoor festival will have food, live entertainment, free wagon rides and kids' activities.
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May. 30, 2015 - May. 31, 2015 Ainad Shrine Circus
Belle Clair Fairgrounds | 200 South Belt East | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-874-1870
Fun Time Shows will bring tigers, elephants, ponies, dogs, clowns and contemporary acts to the three-ring stage. There will be heart pounding aerial and high wire acts with acrobats.
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Admission: $10-$15
May. 30, 2015 - May. 31, 2015 Midwest Airport Fun Days
St. Louis Downtown Airport | 6100 Archview Dr. | Cahokia, IL 62206 | 314-605-3328
The Midwest's newest Aviation event offers free, family-friendly fun! Be introduced to Midwest Aviation and see their products and services such as unique aircraft and flight training. Interact with local pilots with opportunities to fly. In addition there are concerts and other family-friendly activities.
May. 31, 2015 - May. 31, 2015 Music at Metter
Metter Park | 206 E. Legion St. | Columbia, IL 62236 | 618-281-7144
Come enjoy a relaxing evening of music with your family and friends at the Sunday Summer Concert Series in Metter Park. Tonight's concert features Highway 15 - Vintage Country Music and Upbeat Bluegrass.
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May. 31, 2015 - May. 31, 2015 Sainte Marie Foundation Museum Program - Vietnam: An Army Aviator's Perspective
American Legion | Embarras and Main Street | Ste. Marie, IL 62459 | 618-455-3452
Former Ste. Marie resident Ken Stone will talk about his experiences in the Vietnam War, including some of the significant actions in which he was involved during his tours of duty in 1962-63, when he was a command pilot for the commander of the 1st Infantry Division. Ken's service in the Army included 9 years of active duty, mainly flying army reconnaissance planes. He retired as a "bird colonel" after 20 years of service and went on to become a professor of economics at Iowa State University. www.saintemariefoundation.org
Admission: Free
Jun. 2, 2015 - Jun. 2, 2015 Ainad Shrine Circus
Wayne County Fairgrounds | Fairfield, IL 62837 | 618-874-1870
Fun Time Shows will bring tigers, elephants, ponies, dogs, clowns and contemporary acts to the three-ring stage. There will be heart pounding aerial and high wire acts with acrobats.
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Admission: $10-$15
Jun. 2, 2015 - Jun. 2, 2015 Municipal Band Concert
Courthouse Bandstand | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy live music every Tuesday night during the Summer by the Waterloo Municipal Band!
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Jun. 3, 2015 - Jun. 3, 2015 Ainad Shrine Circus
Olney City Park | Olney, IL 62450 | 618-874-1870
Fun Time Shows will bring tigers, elephants, ponies, dogs, clowns and contemporary acts to the three-ring stage. There will be heart pounding aerial and high wire acts with acrobats.
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Admission: $10-$15
Jun. 3, 2015 - Jul. 4, 2015 Cummins Municipal Band Concerts
Olney City Park | 610 White Squirrel Circle | Olney, IL 62450 | 618-395-7302
The Cummins Municipal Band will perform weekly in the Olney City Park with a special performance on the 4th of July. The band was formed in 1870 and continues to be a popular summer time event.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 4, 2015 - Jun. 4, 2015 Concerts in the Park
Bellevue Park | 401 Bellevue Park Dr. | Belleville, IL 62223 | 618-233-1416
Head to the band shell at Bellevue Park on Thursday in June to hear musicians performing.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 4, 2015 - Jun. 5, 2015 Ainad Shrine Circus
Marion County Fairgrounds | Salem, IL 62881 | 618-874-1870
Fun Time Shows will bring tigers, elephants, ponies, dogs, clowns and contemporary acts to the three-ring stage. There will be heart pounding aerial and high wire acts with acrobats.
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Admission: $10-$15
Jun. 4, 2015 - Jul. 30, 2015 Brian Smith, Adam West and Leandra Spangler
Schmidt Art Center | 2500 Carlyle Ave. | Belleville, IL 62221 | 618-222-5278
swic.edu/theschmidt
Admission: Free
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 5, 2015 Ring of Honor
Gateway Center | 1 Gateway Dr. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-345-8998
Please visit www.rohwrestling.com for more information.
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Admission: Admission Charged
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Alhambra Homecoming
Township Park | 610 W. Main | Alhambra, IL 62001 | 618-488-3505
Rides, games, food, parades & live music
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Summer Concert Fest
Eckert's Country Store & Farm | 951 S. Green Mount Rd. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0513
We are excited to host our third-annual Summer Concert Fest, featuring 15 weekends of live music on Friday and Saturday nights. The live music will take place in the plaza area, outside the Country Store from 7pm - 9pm. This FREE event is perfect for all ages. We will have kids activities and custard as well as appetizers and wine/beer available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a beautiful evening with family and friends. If it rains, the concert will be canceled.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 Arch Anime
Gateway Center | 1 Gateway Dr. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-345-8998
Please visit www.archanime.com for more information.
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Admission: Admission Charged
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 International Horseradish Festival
Woodland Park | 2 Pine Lake Rd. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-344-2884
Since 1988, the Horseradish Festival has celebrated the multi-faceted and vastly under-utilized spice member of the mustard family and brought people from around the mid-west and the country to Collinsville for fun, entertainment, great food and drink. Come to the festival for live music, food booths, root toss, root golf, root sacking contests, craft fair, Bloody Mary contest, Little Miss Horseradish Festival Pageant, horseradish recipe contest, children's area, the annual Horseradish Root Derby and much more!
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Admission: Free
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 Route 51 Antique and Junk Show
DuQuoin, IL | 618-568-1097
Get your house and garden ready for summer at the second Route 51 Antique and Junk Show. The outdoor market will be held the first weekend in June on the east side of Route 51 just north of the Jackson/Perry County Line Road. More than a dozen area vendors will be offering garden pieces, rusty primitives, painted furniture, fine antiques, vintage dishes, textiles, local art, jewelry and plants. Show hours are from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm on Friday, June 5th, Saturday, June 6th and Sunday, June 7th.
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 Jakey in June
108 N. Douglas | St. Jacob, IL 62281 | 618-644-3377
This annual barbecue cook-off features 32 professional teams as well as a 25-30 children in a Kids-Q. Some of the professional teams will sell competition BBQ to the public. Enjoy live music and more! www.jakeyinjune.com www.facebook.com/jakeyinjune
Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 5, 2015 - Jun. 14, 2015 "See How They Run" Presented by MASC
Capitol Theatre | 202 S. Main St. | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
A farce by Philip King, presented by the Monroe Actors Stage Company at the Historic Waterloo Capitol Theatre. www.masctheatre.org
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2014 Heritage Days
114 West Walnut Street | Okawville, IL 62271 | 618-243-5694
This delightful backyard - outdoor picnic festival has entertainment, surrey rides, heritage crafts, vendors, great home-made food, flea market, community yard sales, party supply sale, games for the kids and more!
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 BCDC Tractor Pull
BCDC Park | 3rd St. & Murray St. | Beckemeyer, IL 62219 | 618-227-8331
From 8:00 a.m. to Midnight.
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Museum Open House
Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-234-0600
Join all local historical organizations for museum tours, historical demonstrations, presentations and activities for the whole family. Five museums invite you to explore Belleville's fascinating past!
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Brew 'n Que
Intersection of Main and Church Streets | 300 E. Main St. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-257-7022
Enjoy craft beer tastings and barbecue.
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Admission: $20
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Mary, the Transpaency of God
National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows | 442 S. De Mazenod Dr. | Belleville, IL 62223 | 618-397-6700
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Admission: $10
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Nature Culture Hike
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site | 30 Ramey St. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-346-5160
A 3 mile hike through archaeological and natural areas.
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Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Fishing Derby
Flora, IL | 618-662-8313
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Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Open House at Marcoot Jersey Creamery
Marcoot Jersey Creamery | 526 Dudleyville Rd. | Greenville, IL 62246 | 618-664-1110
Help the Marcoot family celebrate their 5 year anniversary of making delicious artisan cheeses. Visitors of all ages can join in celebrating this milestone and national dairy month at this free, family friendly event. Guests can watch cheese being made during one of our cheese making demonstrations. Several of our artisan cheeses will be available to sample. We will also have our ice cream dipping station stocked with many delicious flavors of our creamy ice cream. A visit would not be complete without a stop in our calf barn to visit and pet the new calves or to milk one of our simulated cows.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Brick Street Classic Car Show
Historic Downtown Lebanon | Lebanon, IL 62254 | 618-537-8420
Lebanon's historic brick street is covered from one end to the other with a vast collection of over 100 classic cars and trucks from Southern Illinois and Missouri. Great 50s and 60s music plays throughout the event. Prizes are awarded for different categories. From 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Lebanon Merchants Sidewalk Sales
Historic Downtown Lebanon | Lebanon, IL 62254 | 618-537-8420
Participating stores have spring clearance sales indoors and outdoors on this special Saturday.
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 City Wide Yard Sale
Lebanon, IL 62254 | 618-537-8420
Over 50 yard sales throughout Lebanon with maps available at the intersection of highways 4 and 50 - the City Square.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 Ice Cream Social
Mascoutah, IL 62258 | 618-566-7355
Local businesses serve 'homemade' ice cream creations to their customers and they are given a ballot on which to for their favorite ice cream creation. The favorite is awarded and "Ice Cream Bucket" as a traveling trophy.
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Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 6, 2015 GLOW City Wide Yard Sale
Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
Looking for good buys? Visit this annual community-wide yard sale throughout Waterloo! Maps of all locations are available on GLOW's website and at Waterloo City Hall. www.waterlooglow.com
Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 Quilts from the Heart Quilt Show
Whiteside Middle School | 111 Warrior Way | Belleville, IL 62221-5117 | 618-277-6543
Quilts from the Heart is presented by Hearts 'n' Hands Quilt Guild to promote the art of quilting and highlight the fabulous work of our members. The show features more than 20 quilts, numerous vendors, antique quilt bed turnings and demonstrations. www.heartsnhandsquilt.com
Admission: $5
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 Ainad Shrine Circus
Du Quoin State Fairgrounds | Du Quoin, IL 62832 | 618-874-1870
Fun Time Shows will bring tigers, elephants, ponies, dogs, clowns and contemporary acts to the three-ring stage. There will be heart pounding aerial and high wire acts with acrobats.
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Admission: $10-$15
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 RCHS Open House
1800 Historic Creole House | 220 Market St. | Prairie du Rocher, IL 62277 | 618-826-2667
Guided tours of ca 1800 Historic Creole House, National Register of Historic Places site and French/American Transitional Architecture.
Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 Annual Fort DeChartres Rendezvous
Fort de Chartres State Historic Site | 1350 State Rt. 155 | Prairie du Rocher, IL 62277 | 618-284-7230
The Rendezvous is a re-creation of the traditional French fur trapper's holiday of the Eighteenth Century, and is one of the oldest and largest events of its kind in the United States. Join with buckskinners, militiamen, artisans, and entertainers as they celebrate life in the shadows of the great fortress known as Fort de Chartres.
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Jun. 6, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 SCTP Illinois State Championship
World Shooting and Recreational Complex | 1 Main Event Ln. | Sparta, IL 62286 | 618-295-2700
Youth Skeet and Sporting Clay
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Jun. 7, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 32nd Annual Doll, Bear, Toy, Miniature & Dollhouse Show
Belle Clair Expo Center | 200 S. Belt East | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0940
Don't miss door prizes, doll stringing site, special doll program, silent auction, and the Miniature Museum of Greater St. Louis will have four tables of sale items and more!
Admission: $5
Jun. 7, 2015 - Jun. 7, 2015 Optimist Club Car Show
Courthouse Square | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
www.waterlooiloptimist.org
Jun. 8, 2015 - Jun. 8, 2015 Freeburg Sportmans Club BBQ
Freeburg Sportsmans Club | Freeburg, IL | 618-539-5613
Freeburg Sportsmans Club BBQ sponsored by Freeburg Chamber of Commerce.
Admission: $10 per person
Jun. 8, 2015 - Jun. 8, 2015 Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour
Gateway Motorsports Park | 700 Raceway Blvd. | Madison, IL 62060 | 618-215-8888
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Jun. 9, 2015 - Jun. 9, 2015 Municipal Band Concert
Courthouse Bandstand | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy live music every Tuesday night during the Summer by the Waterloo Municipal Band!
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Jun. 10, 2015 - Jun. 12, 2015 Carlyle Sailing Association Adult Sailing Seminar
CSA Harbor, Hazlet Park, Carlyle Lake | 20960 Hazlet Park Rd. | Carlyle, IL 62231
This 3 day "learn to sail" program is open to all adults, no sailing experience is required. Sufficient skill can be obtained during the program to qualify to rest sailboats at CSA. This on-the-water program is led by instructors certified by US Sailing with one instructor for every 2 to 3 students allowing each maximum "tiller time."
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Jun. 11, 2015 - Jun. 11, 2015 Concerts in the Park
Bellevue Park | 401 Bellevue Park Dr. | Belleville, IL 62223 | 618-233-1416
Head to the band shell at Bellevue Park on Thursday in June to hear musicians performing.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 11, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Lady Cats Basketball Tournament
Salem Community High School | 1200 N. Broadway | Salem, IL 62881 | 618-322-3249
Girl's basketball tournament for grades 5-12.
Jun. 11, 2015 - Jun. 14, 2015 SASS Wild Bunch State Championship
World Shooting and Recreational Complex | 1 Main Event Ln. | Sparta, IL 62286 | 618-295-2700
Cowboy Action Shooting
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Jun. 12, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Summer Concert Fest
Eckert's Country Store & Farm | 951 S. Green Mount Rd. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0513
We are excited to host our third-annual Summer Concert Fest, featuring 15 weekends of live music on Friday and Saturday nights. The live music will take place in the plaza area, outside the Country Store from 7pm - 9pm. This FREE event is perfect for all ages. We will have kids activities and custard as well as appetizers and wine/beer available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a beautiful evening with family and friends. If it rains, the concert will be canceled.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 12, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Street Fair
Clinton County Courthouse Square | Carlyle, IL 62231 | 618-594-2468
Clinton County welcomes summer with rides, games, vendors, food, drinks, music, poker tournaments, washer tournaments and just good ol' Clinton County family fun!
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Admission: Free
Jun. 12, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Route 66 Festival
Edwardsville City Park | 101 S. Buchanan St. | Edwardsville, IL 62025 | 618-692-7538
Bring your family and friends to the 18th Annual Route 66 Festival where you can find fabulous food, local talent, historic displays, fine art, inflatables for the kids, great entertainment and a classic car show and cruise. Activities will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Friday and go through Saturday at midnight.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 12, 2015 - Jun. 14, 2015 Schweizerfest
Downtown Square | 907 Main St. | Highland, IL 62249 | 618-781-0472
Highland's homecoming is the celebration of our Swiss heritage and community spirit. The feature event of Schweizerfest is the spectacular parade held on both Saturday and Sunday at 5:00 p.m. Visitors also enjoy many other activities, rides, entertainment and foods to suit every taste.
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Admission: 618-781-0472
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Raptor Awareness Show
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site | 30 Ramey St. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-346-5160
Learn about lives of birds of prey through a demonstration and flight show by the World Bird Sanctuary. 2:00 p.m.
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Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Parish Picnic & Homecoming
1003 Olive St. | Evansville, IL 62242 | 618-853-4435
Picnic with food, beer, wine, and raffle.
Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Jump Jam & Jazz 2015
St. Clair Mall - Dillards Parking Lot | Fairview Heights, IL 62208
Five first class Jazz musicians, bounce houses, face painting and balloon artist.
Admission: Kids Free - Adults $10
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Train Show
American Farm Heritage Museum | 1395 Museum Ave. | Greenville, IL 62246 | 618-664-9733
A train show hosted by the American Heritage Railroad will include several train displays with the opportunity to buy train equipment and supplies. The American Heritage Railroad train will be running that day. This will be fun for the young and old alike.
Admission: $4
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Art and Wine on the Square
Downtown | 12th and Jefferson St. | Lawrenceville, IL 62439 | 618-943-3516
Artists are contacted by invitation to bring up to 3 pieces of art for a juried show. In addition to the art show there will be an exhibit for junior artists and students as well as interactive projects and games. Live musical artists will perform throughout the day. Cheese trays will be sold to pair with wines and craft beers. Art & Wine on the Square will host up to 3 chosen Illinois wineries for tastings and sales to the public. There will be a presale of the art works and an Artist's Reception Mixer on Friday. Lawrenceville's restaurants will also make their wares available for patrons at this venue.
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Secret Garden Tour
Lebanon Visitors Center | 221 W. St. Louis St. | Lebanon, IL 62254 | 618-537-8420
Self-guided tour of several outstanding "hidden" and secret gardens of Lebanon. Explore serene shade gardens, manicured landscapes and perennial flower gardens.
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Admission: $7 - $9
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Kaskaskia River Festival
The Kaskaskia Riverhouse | 1 Harbor Point Dr. | New Athens, IL 62264 | 618-475-2223
Diamond Rio and Well Hungarians
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Admission: $20
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Downtown Days
Troy, IL 62294 | 618-667-1040
There will be Walldog Mural, Office Olympics, army band, outdoor movie and more.
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Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 13, 2015 Monroe County Garden Tour
Valmeyer, IL | 618-939-3434
The Monroe County Master Gardeners will host a garden tour featuring Historic Homes in the Valmeyer area.
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 14, 2015 Antique American Glass Show & Sale
Belle-Clair Fairgrounds | 200 S. Belt East | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-972-5049
Antique dealers from 11 states will set up and sell A to Z Depression Glass, Elegant Glass, Carnival Glass and early American Patter Glass. No reproductions will be allowed. We'll have glass identifications on Sunday. www.midwestglassandpottercy.com
Admission: $5
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 14, 2015 Heritage Days
114 West Walnut Street | Okawville, IL 62271 | 618-243-5694
This delightful backyard - outdoor picnic festival has entertainment, surrey rides, heritage crafts, vendors, great home-made food, flea market, town wide rummage sales, games for the kids and more!
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 15, 2015 Illinois Route 66 Blue Carpet Corridor Weekend Festival
19 Communities from Chatham to Collinsville | | 618-307-5049
The first annual Illinois Route 66 Blue Carpet Corridor weekend festival - "Miners, Mobsters and the Mother Road" will be held Saturday-Sunday, June 13-14. This unique section of Route 66 is characterized by its rich mining history, colorful mobster lore and Mother Road charm. The 19 communities have a variety of activities and events planned. There are festivals, car shows, live entertainment, children's activities, historic tours and exhibits and much more.
Jun. 13, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Perry County Fair
Perry County Fairgrounds | Pinckneyville , IL 62274 | 618-790-4868
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Jun. 14, 2015 - Jun. 14, 2015 Music at Metter
Metter Park | 206 E. Legion St. | Columbia, IL 62236 | 618-281-7144
Come enjoy a relaxing evening of music with your family and friends at the Sunday Summer Concert Series in Metter Park. Tonight's concert features the Waterloo German Band, songs of German American Heritage.
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Jun. 14, 2015 - Jun. 14, 2015 Frundertag/Founder's Day
Maeystown, IL 62256 | 618-580-5878
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Jun. 14, 2015 - Jun. 19, 2015 Carlyle Sailing Association Junior Sailing Camp
CSA Harbor, Hazlet Park, Carlyle Lake | 20960 Hazlet Park Rd. | Carlyle, IL 62231
This 5 day program is open to kids 10 through 16 years of age. Sailboats are provided. All meals, snacks and tent camping are included. Students learn to sail or increase their sailing skills, plus participate in other water oriented games and adventures. Certified US Sailing adult instructors, chaperone and medical staff on site throughout.
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Jun. 16, 2015 - Jun. 16, 2015 35th Annual Porta Westfalica Festival
Monroe County Courthouse | 100 S. Main St. | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-5300
A Waterloo German tradition! The fun starts at 4:00 p.m. with music, great food and beverages, rides for the kids, strong arm contest, parade and more!
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Admission: Free
Jun. 16, 2015 - Jun. 16, 2015 Municipal Band Concert
Courthouse Bandstand | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy live music every Tuesday night during the Summer by the Waterloo Municipal Band!
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Jun. 18, 2015 - Jun. 18, 2015 Concerts in the Park
Bellevue Park | 401 Bellevue Park Dr. | Belleville, IL 62223 | 618-233-1416
Head to the band shell at Bellevue Park on Thursday in June to hear musicians performing.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 18, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Neoga Days
600 Park Ave. | Neoga, IL 62447 | 217-895-3237
This years theme is : Neoga Days Leid Back. It is a Hawaiian theme and there will be a traditional Hawaiian dance group performing on June 19th and 20th. There's a pageant to crown Miss Neoga on June 18th. Other activities include: tractor drive, parade, kiddie tractor pull, carnival, hula hoop contest, beer garden featuring the band X-Krush on the 19th, other live entertainment.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 19, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Summer Concert Fest
Eckert's Country Store & Farm | 951 S. Green Mount Rd. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0513
We are excited to host our third-annual Summer Concert Fest, featuring 15 weekends of live music on Friday and Saturday nights. The live music will take place in the plaza area, outside the Country Store from 7pm - 9pm. This FREE event is perfect for all ages. We will have kids activities and custard as well as appetizers and wine/beer available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a beautiful evening with family and friends. If it rains, the concert will be canceled.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 19, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Glen Carbon Homecoming
Main Street by the Covered Bridge | Glen Carbon, IL 62034 | 618-288-1200
This hometown event is held Father's Day weekend each June and is sponsored by the Village of Glen Carbon and area businesses. This event features a parade, carnival rides, games, a wide variety of food, live entertainment and spectacular fireworks display.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 19, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 June Jamboree
New Baden Village Park | 1103 E. Hanover St. | New Baden, IL 62265 | 618-588-3813
Friday night and Saturday will feature tractor pulls, rides and food, and Saturday will have a parade.
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Jun. 19, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 O'Fallon Grand Prix
O'Fallon & Lebanon | 307 Kyle Rd. | O'Fallon, IL 62269 | 618-530-2648
Bicycle race with potentially the Illinois State Road Race Championship. www.ofallongrandprix.com
Jun. 19, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Swansea Fire Department No Holds Barred BBQ Competition
Shranz Park | Swansea, IL 62226 | 618-779-5100
You will be in for a treat at this competition. In addition to delicious barbecue there will be rides and music! This event is sanctioned by the St. Louis Barbecue Society.
Admission: Free
Jun. 19, 2015 - Jun. 21, 2015 DieCon
Gateway Center | 1 Gateway Dr. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-345-8998
Please view www.diecon.com for information.
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Admission: Admission Charged
Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 2015 Garden Tour
Benjamin Stephenson House | 109 S. Buchanan | Edwardsville, IL 62025 | 618-692-1818
The tour will include approximately 8 homes in the Edwardsville area that have distinguished themselves by the quality of their landscaping and gardens as judged by the University of Illinois Master Gardeners of Madison County. Tickets may be purchased at the Benjamin Stephenson House the morning of the tour which will last from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. A raffle for container plants is part of the tour. Maps with driving directions will be provided at the Benjamin Stephenson House when tickets are purchased.
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Admission: $15
Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Greenville Graffiti Car Show
2nd St. from South St. to Beaumont Ave. | Greenville, IL 62246 | 618-664-9272
4th annual car show is open to pre-1990 cars and trucks for judging. Plaques are given to the top vehicles. Open class. The car show features a different celebrity for autographs each year.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Goomna Adventure Race
3099 Highland Park Rd. | Highland, IL 62249 | 618-651-1386
Co-ed three person teams compete in an outdoor adventure race that includes running, biking, swimming, canoeing, orienteering and much, much more!
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Admission: $180 per team
Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 East Fork Open Spring Derby
Olney, IL 62450 | 618-392-4022
6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
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Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Secret Garden Tour & More
Corner of N. Broadway (Hwy. 37) and Boone St. | Salem, IL 62881 | 618-267-1238
Garden Tour, Vendor Fair and Live Music
Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 20, 2015 Citywide Garage Sale
Throughout Town & Tri-Township Park | Troy, IL | 618-667-1040
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Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 21, 2015 Belleville Antique & Collectibles Flea Market
Belle Clair Expo Center | 200 S. Belt East | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0052
Over 600 tables and 300-400 vendors selling antiques and collectibles, merchandise both old and new. Indoor/Outdoor Year Round!
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Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 Professional Art Competition
Artworks Gallery | 301 W. Main St. | Vandalia, IL 62471 | 618-283-4866
Professional fine art and photography show.
Admission: Free
Jun. 20, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 Fayette County Town & Country Art Show
Artworks Gallery | 301 W. Main St. | Vandalia, IL 62471 | 618-283-4866
Amateur adult and youth art and photography show.
Admission: Free
Jun. 20, 2015 - Jul. 31, 2015 Arts in the Park
City Park | 101 S. Buchanan St. | Edwardsville, IL 62025 | 618-692-7538
Mark your calendars now and prepare to bring a picnic, blanket and your neighbors to one of Edwardsville's most treasured summer events, Arts in the Park. This 7 week series of arts events on the bandstand in City Park, includes performances every Thursday and Friday evenings and art classes for children every Saturday morning.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 21, 2015 - Jun. 21, 2015 Father's Day Barbeque
Hidden Lake Winery | 10580 Wellen Rd. | Aviston, IL 62216 | 618-228-9111
Enjoy music, fishing and of course barbeque.
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Jun. 21, 2015 - Jun. 21, 2015 Summer Solstice Sunrise Observance
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site | 30 Ramey St. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-346-5160
Meet at the Woodhenge reconstruction at 5:00 a.m. to observe the sunrise.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 21, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Jasper County Fair
Newton, IL 62448 | 618-783-3399
Jun. 23, 2015 - Jun. 23, 2015 Municipal Band Concert
Courthouse Bandstand | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy live music every Tuesday night during the Summer by the Waterloo Municipal Band!
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Jun. 25, 2015 - Jun. 25, 2015 Concerts in the Park
Bellevue Park | 401 Bellevue Park Dr. | Belleville, IL 62223 | 618-233-1416
Head to the band shell at Bellevue Park on Thursday in June to hear musicians performing.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 25, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 PKC Nationals Coon Hunt
Flora, IL | 618-662-8313
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Jun. 25, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 The Little Mermaid
Looking Glass Playhouse | 301 W. St. Louis St. | Lebanon, IL 62254 | 618-537-4962
In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home-and her fins-behind and live in the world above. But first, she'll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she's the girl whose enchanting voice he's been seeking. www.lookingglassplayhouse.com
Jun. 26, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Summer Concert Fest
Eckert's Country Store & Farm | 951 S. Green Mount Rd. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0513
We are excited to host our third-annual Summer Concert Fest, featuring 15 weekends of live music on Friday and Saturday nights. The live music will take place in the plaza area, outside the Country Store from 7pm - 9pm. This FREE event is perfect for all ages. We will have kids activities and custard as well as appetizers and wine/beer available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a beautiful evening with family and friends. If it rains, the concert will be canceled.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 26, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Wine, Dine & Jazz
Downtown Public Square | Belleville, IL 62220 | 800-677-9255
Taste-testing of wines, food and jazz entertainment.
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Admission: Free
Jun. 26, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Marine Homecoming
Village Park | 300 North Humboldt Street | Marine, IL 62061 | 618-887-4531
There will be a parade, music, bingo, food, drink, vendor booths and carnival rides.
Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 26, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Thomas G Hull Rodeo
Village of New Baden Park | New Baden, IL 62265 | 618-588-2668
Come have a great time with a rodeo, food, drinks and events for the kids. Gates open at 5:30 p.m., starts at 7:00 p.m.
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Jun. 26, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 Street Machine Nationals
Du Quoin State Fairgrounds | 655 Executive Dr. | Du Quoin, IL 62832 | (317)236-6515
The grounds will swell with beautiful, high-performance street machines, hot rods and street trucks from across the nation. Plus, witness the tuned-up Performance Marketplace for the latest aftermarket parts, Burnout Competition, Dyno Challenge, Meet the editors of Car Craft, Miss Street Machine Contest and more.
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Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 4th of July Dam Jam & Fireworks
Carlyle Lake | 801 Lake Road | Carlyle, IL 62231 | 618-594-2484
Come enjoy a full day of live music, sandcastle building contest, volleyball tournament concluding with a wonderful fireworks display. The fireworks will be shot from point 1 and can be viewed by boat or shore in the Dam West and East Recreation Areas.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Carlyle Sailing Association Luau
20960 Hazlet Park Rd. | Carlyle, IL 62221 | 618-594-3622
All are invited to this social event with food and drink. Later in the evening watch the Carlyle Fireworks from the harbor property, an excellent vantage point. Reservations required.
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Admission: Fee Charge
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 All About Pets Expo
Gateway Center | 1 Gateway Dr. | Collinsville, IL 62234 | 618-345-8998
Adoptions, crafts, training, merchandise and more. It will be fun for all pet loving friends. Pets are welcomed!
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Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 3rd Annual Hummingbird Festival
Stoecklin's Orchard | 1709 Ayers Rd. | Donnellson, IL 62019 | 217-537-3801
A licensed hummingbird bander from the Lincolnland Association of Bird Banders will be present for a brief program and demonstration. You can adopt a hummingbird for $5.00.
Admission: Free
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Leclaire Lake Fishing Derby
Leclaire Lake Park | 900 Hale Ave. | Edwardsville, IL 62025 | 618-692-7538
Kids bring your fishing pole and bait for a morning of outdoor fun around the lake. The fishing derby is for youths up to 15 years old accompanied by an adult. There will be prizes for those participants who catch the biggest fish and the most fish. Registration begins at 9:30 and then from 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. a representative from IDNR will give a presentation on fishing safety and tips on how to catch that big one.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Tractor Drive
American Farm Heritage Museum | 1395 Museum Ave. | Greenville, IL 62246 | 618-664-9733
A fun tractor drive leaving the Museum grounds at 8:30 a.m. having lunch along the route and returning to the Museum in the afternoon around 3:00 p.m. Check-in time is 8:00 a.m. www.americanheritagemuseum.org
Admission: Free Admission
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 National Hot Rod Diesel Association
Gateway Motorsports Park | 700 Raceway Blvd. | Madison, IL 62060 | 618-215-8888
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Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Freedom Day
Toledo, IL 62468 | 217-849-2000
Celebrate independence with corn dogs, Kitten Ball and lots of contests (pizza eating, Little Miss and Mister, etc.) fireworks, music and food.
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 27, 2015 Optimist Truck & Tractor Pull
Monroe County Fairgrounds | 4177 IL 156 | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
www.waterlooiloptimist.com
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 Gun & Knife Show
Belle-Clair Expo Center | 200 S. Belt East | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-0052
This hunting and trade show is Illinois' largest and will have firearms and knife dealers buy-sell-trade along with guns, knives, ammo, scopes, accessories and FOID cards processed.
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Admission: $5 Admission Charged
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 West Salem 4th of July Celebration
West Salem, IL | 618-456-3167
Town Wide Yard Sale, 5K Run/Walk, Raffle, and fireworks. Church service 10:00 a.m. on the Square, Firehouse Dinner at Noon Car Show - Registration 11:30 a.m., Awards 4:30 p.m.
Jun. 27, 2015 - Jun. 29, 2015 Three Day Superstar Event Signing
Gateway Classic Cars | 1237 Central Park Dr. | O'Fallon, IL 62269 | 618-726-2210
Three day event, hosting current players adding to St. Louis sports history at O'Fallon's own Gateway Classic Cars. Brought to the sports and classic car enthusiast by Collector's Corner of O'Fallon, this event will bring together hundreds for an exciting three days of personal signings from some of the greatest in MLB. Michael Wacha, John Jay and Kolten Wong, plus more, will all be prepared for this event. Along with the signings, Gateway Classic Cars will also be allowing business's from all across St. Louis Metro Area to set up a booth to sell merchandise ready to be signed. Gather your classic car/sports loving friends and family for this exciting action packed partnership!
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Admission: $3 one day/$5 2 day pass
Jun. 28, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 Fine Arts Patriotic Concert & Picnic
St. Paul's UCC | 115 W. B St. | Belleville, IL 62220 | 618-233-3303
Enjoy a patriotic concert and picnic.
Admission: Free
Jun. 28, 2015 - Jun. 28, 2015 Music at Metter
Metter Park | 206 E. Legion St. | Columbia, IL 62236 | 618-281-7144
Come enjoy a relaxing evening of music with your family and friends at the Sunday Summer Concert Series in Metter Park. Tonight's concert features the Trophy Mules, rock,classic country and folk.
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Jun. 30, 2015 - Jun. 30, 2015 Municipal Band Concert
Courthouse Bandstand | Waterloo, IL 62298 | 618-939-8600
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy live music every Tuesday night during the Summer by the Waterloo Municipal Band!
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Jul. 1, 2015 - Jul. 1, 2015 Annual Carnival & 4th of July Celebration
Fairview Park | W. Broadway & Brookside Ave. | Centralia, IL 62801 | 618-532-5910
The carnival will have entertainment, good games and fireworks. Patriotic event is held in the City's park.
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Admission: Free Admission
Jul. 1, 2015 - Jul. 5, 2015 Patriots in the Park
Wilson Park | Granite City, IL 62040 | 618-877-3059
This event includes an auto show, carnival with food, live entertainment and rides. Don't miss the incredible fireworks display on the 4th!
Jul. 1, 2015 - Jul. 5, 2015 Fantastic 4th Weekend
Market St. | Mt. Carmel, IL 62863 | 618-262-5116
Mt. Carmel shows you how to celebrate the 4th with a weekend of family events. From the parade to the car show, you'll find lots of reasons to be in Mt. Carmel on this Independence Day Weekend!
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Admission: Free


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