Visitors Guide for Events
October 2017

Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway Area
Madison, Jersey & Calhoun Counties, Illinois
  We regularly update this calendar to provide you with up to date information on a variety of events that take place in the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway Area. Changes are made when we gather more information or when we learn of an event. If you know of an event that you would like to see posted contact the webmaster. We hope you enjoy the events you choose to attend.
   
  Thursday, September 21, 2017
Monthly Astronomy Event
ASTRONOMY ASSOCIATION MEETING

Godfrey, IL
FREE
   
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Probable Events
Dates, times, and other details will change and will be listed as soon as we get updated information.
  Wednesdays through October 12, 2016
Community Farmers' Market
ALTON FARMERS' & ARTISANS' MARKET

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturdays through October 15, 2016
Community Farmers' Market
ALTON FARMERS' & ARTISANS' MARKET

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturdays through October 15, 2016
Community Farmers' Market
LAND OF GOSHEN COMMUNITY MARKET

Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Through October 30, 2016
Annual Family Activity
THE GREAT GODFREY MAZE

Godfrey, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Annual Community Festival
JERSEY COUNTY APPLE FESTIVAL

Jerseyville, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Annual Nature Event
FALL WILDLIFE FESTIVAL

Calhoun County, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Annual Special Event
NATURE & CULTURE HIKE

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Annual Special Event
FALL FARM DAY

Collinsville, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Annual Community Event
TOUCH-A-TRUCK

Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Annual Community Festival
FALL CORN FESTIVAL

Godfrey, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Monthly Musical Event
SOUTHERN GOSPEL CONCERT SERIES

Bethalto, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturdays: October 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2016
Annual Special Event
VINTAGE VOICES

Alton, IL
$$$$
   
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  Sunday October 2, 2016
Annual Special Event
RUN WILD! 5K & 1K TRAIL RUN/WALK

Edwardsville, IL
REGISTRATION FEE
   
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  Sunday, October 2, 2016
Annual Special Event
ARTIFACT IDENTIFICATION DAY

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Friday, October 7, 2016
Nature Activity
PERE MARQUETTE FISH & OWL PROGRAM

Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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  October 7 - October 9, 2016
Annual Festival
OKTOBERFEST

Alton, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  October 7 - November 19, 2016
Art Exhibit
RUNNING WATER: RIVERWORK PROJECT AND WATER CAIRNS
 
VENUE: JACOBY ARTS CENTER

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 8, 2016
Special Event
ALTON GIANTS VINTAGE BASE BALL GAME

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 8, 2016
Monthly Event
WINE CLUB GET-TOGETHER

Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center, Grafton, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 8, 2016
Special Event
CONTRA DANCE

Elsah, IL
$$$$
   
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  October 8 - October 9, 2016
Annual Art Festival
ART IN THE PARK

Highland, IL
FREE
   
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  October 8 - October 9, 2016
Annual Historical Event
OLD SETTLERS DAYS

Hardin, IL
FREE
   
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  Sunday, October 9, 2016
Annual Special Event
AALA HISTORIC HOUSE TOUR

Alton, IL
$$$$
   
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  Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Nature Activity
GUIDED PRAIRIE WALKS

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Friday, October 14, 2016
Annual Special Event
ENCHANTED FOREST

Godfrey, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 15, 2016
Annual Special Event
ANNUAL CHILI COOK-OFF

Alton, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 15, 2016
Annual Special Event
COLORS OVER THE CONFLUENCE

Hartford, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 15, 2016
Monthly Nature Activity
MOONLIGHT HIKE

Godfrey, IL
FREE
   
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  October 15 - October 16, 2016
Annual Historical Event
GRAFTON RENDEZVOUS

Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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  October 15 - October 16, 2016
Annual Special Event
HCWC PUMPKINFEST

Highland, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Sunday, October 16, 2016
Annual Community Festival
LECLAIRE PARKFEST

Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Thursday, October 20, 2016
Special Event
LOCAL APPLES, NOW AND IN THE PAST

Elsah, IL
FREE
   
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  October 21 - October 22, 2016
Annual Community Event
QUILT & CHURCH TOUR

Calhoun County, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday October 22, 2016
Annual Arts Fair
E’VILLE INDIE: A MAKERS MARKET!

Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 22, 2016
Nature Activity
PERE MARQUETTE FISH & OWL PROGRAM

Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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  October 22 - October 23, 2016
Annual Nature Event
TREEHOUSE WILDLIFE CENTER OWL FEST

Dow, IL
FREE
   
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  October 22 - October 23, 2016
Annual Historical Event
CAMP DUBOIS RENDEZVOUS

Wood River, IL
FREE
   
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  October 22 - October 23, 2016
Monthly Event
GRAFTON RIVERSIDE FLEA MARKET

Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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  Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Nature Activity
GUIDED PRAIRIE WALKS

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 29, 2016
Annual Community Festival
FALL FESTIVAL

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Monday, October 31, 2016
Annual Community Event
HALLOWEEN PARADE

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  TBD
Art Exhibit
TBD
 
VENUE: EDWARDSVILLE ARTS CENTER

Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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  TBD
Art Exhibit
TBD
 
VENUE: AUDUBON CENTER AT RIVERLANDS
West Alton, MO
FREE

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