Events Calendar
for the Middle Mississippi River Valley
   
The Middle Mississippi River Valley is home to hundreds of special events throughout the year. Unique festivals, country fairs, historical reenactments, nature activities, ands artists exhibitions are just some of the events that await visitors to the region. At any given time there is always something going on. The listings below are just a sampling of the events that are scheduled for this month and the next. Links are provided below the listings to the more comprehensive regional calendar pages. 
   




 
FEATURED EVENT
  September 4 - September 6, 2015
Annual Art Festival
THE ART FAIR AT QUEENY PARK

Ballwin, MO
$$$$
   
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Art groups up and down the Middle Mississippi River Valley host a variety of festivals and special events that showcase that great art and artists that call the region home. Events range from monthly one night exhibits, juried events, fairs in small town communities, arts and crafts fairs, festivals that contain an artists component and more. View the Art Events and Festivals Calendar.
FEATURED ART EXHIBIT
  Through September 19, 2015
Art Exhibits
BIENNIAL QUAD-STATE EXHIBITION
  VENUE: QUINCY ART CENTER

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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The Middle Mississippi River Valley is home to a number of venues that are the home to ongoing exhibits that change periodically. The venues range from small galleries operated by local artists to more larger museums maintained by universities and communities. View the Ongoing Art Exhibits Calendar.
FEATURED EVENT OR EXHIBIT
  Through January 17, 2016
Special Exhibit
BATTLE ON THE BOARD: CHESS DURING WORLD WAR II
 
VENUE: WORLD CHESS HALL OF FAME

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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The Middle Mississippi River Valley is home to a number of venues that are the home to ongoing events that that last for a period of time. The venues range from the institutions at Forest Park in St. Louis including the Zoo, Science Center, and History Museum. Other events include nature outings and corn mazes. View the Ongoing Exhibits and Events Calendar.
  September 2 - September 7, 2015
Annual Special Event
VILLAGE CREEK STATE PARK LEGACY WEEK

Wynne, AR
FREE
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    September 3 - September 5, 2015
Annual Community Festival
PITTSFIELD FALL FESTIVAL

Pittsfield, IL
FREE
   
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  Friday, September 4, 2015
Monthly Special Event
FIRST FRIDAYS AT THE SCIENCE CENTER

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  September 4 - September 5, 2015
Annual Community Festival
BENTON NEIGHBOR DAYS

Benton, MO
FREE
   
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    September 4 - September 5, 2015
Annual Special Event
MIDWEST WINGFEST

Fairview Heights, IL
FREE
   
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    September 4 - September 5, 2015
Annual Community Festival
NEW CANTON HARVEST FESTIVAL

New Canton, IL
FREE
   
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  September 4 - September 6, 2015
Annual Special Event
NAUVOO GRAPE FESTIVAL

Nauvoo, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  September 4 - September 8, 2015
Annual Special Event
ST. NICHOLAS GREEK FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 5, 2015
Monthly Special Activity
COMMUNITY BAKING DAY

Frohna, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 5, 2015
Monthly Special Event
HISTORIC WALKING TOUR

Quincy, IL
$$$$
   
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    Saturday, September 5, 2015
Annual Nature Activity
INTERNATIONAL VULTURE AWARENESS DAY

Valley Park, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 5, 2015
Annual Special Event
CELEBRATION OF MAYAN CULTURE

Hartford, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  September 5 - September 6, 2015
Annual Car Show
FESTIVAL ON WHEELS CAR SHOW

Nauvoo, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  September 5 - September 6, 2015
Annual Special Event
ST. LOUIS ANTIQUE FESTIVAL

Belleville, IL
$$$$
   
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    September 5 - September 6, 2015
Annual Music Festival
BIG MUDDY BLUES FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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    September 5 - September 7, 2015
Annual Special Event
JAPANESE FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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    September 5 - September 7, 2015
Annual Special Event
BIG RIVER STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL
Hannibal, MO
$$$$
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  September 5 - September 7, 2015
Annual Special Event
LABOR DAY CELEBRATION

Henning, TN
FREE
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    September 5 - September 7, 2015
Annual Community Festival
BETHALTO HOMECOMING

Bethalto, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  September 5 - September 12, 2015
Annual Community Festival
PECAN FESTIVAL

Hickman, KY
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 6, 2015
Annual Church Picnic
KASKASKIA CHURCH PICNIC

Kaskaskia, IL
FREE
   
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  Monday, September 7, 2015
Annual Special Event
LABOR DAY PICNIC

Rector, AR
FREE
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  Monday, September 7, 2015
Annual Historical Event
LABOR DAY AT FORT D

Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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    Monday, September 7, 2015
Annual Church Picnic
IMMACULATE CONCEPTION PICNIC

Columbia, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Monday, September 7, 2015
Annual Special Event
HORSESHOE LAKE LABOR DAY CELEBRATION

Olive Branch, IL
FREE
  
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  September 7 - September 12, 2015
Annual County Fair
DYER COUNTY FAIR

Dyersburg, TN
$$$$
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    Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Nature Activity
GUIDED PRAIRIE WALKS

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  September 9 - September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
TRI-STATE RODEO

Fort Madison, IA
$$$$
   
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  Thursday, September 10, 2015
Monthly Special Event
CHEROKEE NIGHTS

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Thursday, September 10, 2015
Monthly Special Event
FEAST IN THE PARK

Chesterfield, MO
FREE & $$$$
   
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    September 10 - September 13, 2015
Annual County Fair
CALHOUN COUNTY FAIR

Hardin, IL
FREE
   
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    September 11 - September 12, 2015
Annual Church Picnic
PARISH OF ST. JOSEPH PICNIC

Freeburg, IL
FREE
   
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    September 11 - September 12, 2015
Annual Community Festival
SHILOH HOMECOMING PICNIC

Shiloh, IL
FREE
   
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    September 11 - September 13, 2015
Annual Community Festival
POPEYE'S PICNIC

Chester, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
RIVERSIDE  ART, WINE & BLUES FESTIVAL

Murphysboro, IL
$$$$
  
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    Saturday, September 12, 2015
Historical Event
CIVIL WAR RE-ENACTMENT AND ENCAMPMENT

Sainte Genevieve, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual History Event
ATLATL COMPETITION

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
FRONTIER SETTLEMENT DAY

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 12, 2015
Special Event
DAY ON THE RIVER

Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
INTERNATIONAL FOOD FESTIVAL

Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 12, 2015
Special Event
LIVING HISTORY DAY

East Prairie, MO
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
GIRLS ON GRAPES BOYS ON BREW

Grafton, IL
$$$$
   
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    Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Community Festival
CHAMP CLARK HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Bowling Green, MO
FREE
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  Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Historical Event
HISTORICAL TRADE FAIR

Cahokia, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
ARTIFACT & FOSSIL ID DAY

Parkin, AR
FREE
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    Saturday, September 12, 2015
Monthly Event
WINE CLUB GET-TOGETHER

Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center, Grafton, IL
$$$$
   
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    Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
DOWNTOWN SIKESTON WINE FESTIVAL

Sikeston, MO
$$$$
   
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    Saturday, September 12, 2015
Annual Special Event
OPTIMIST BLUE ARMY BULL BASH

Waterloo, IL
$$$$
   
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    September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual History Event
HOMESTEAD HARVEST DAYS

Highland, IL
$$$$
   
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    September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual Historical Event
FORT DE CHARTRES CANNON SCHOOL

Prairie du Rocher, IL
FREE
   
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    September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual Educational Event
AMERICAN INDIAN EDUCATION DAYS

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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  September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual History Event
SIEGE OF 1812 WEEKEND

Fort Madison, IA
$$$$
   
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  September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual Special Event
SMOKE ON THE RIVER BBQ CONTEST

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual Historical Event
PERE MARQUETTE RENDEZVOUS

Pere Marquette State Park, Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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  September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual Special Event
OKTOBERFEST AT DONAU-PARK

House Springs, MO
FREE
   
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  September 12 - September 13, 2015
Annual Musical Event
LOUFEST

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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    September 12 - September 14, 2015
Annual Community Festival
WICKLIFFE HARVEST FESTIVAL

Wickliffe, KY
FREE & $$$$
   
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    September 12 - September 19, 2015
Annual Regional Fair
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE FAIR

Cape Girardeau, MO
$$$$
   
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    September 12 - September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
FULTON BANANA FESTIVAL

Fulton, KY
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Sunday, September 13, 2015
Annual Festival
APPLE FESTIVAL

Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center, Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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  Sunday, September 13, 2015
Annual Dance Event
RIVERFRONT DANCE FESTIVAL

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  September 16 - September 19, 2015
Annual County Fair
CLAY COUNTY FAIR

Piggott, AR
FREE
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  Thursday, September 17, 2015
Monthly Special Event
ALIVE AFTER FIVE

Jonesboro, AR
FREE
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    Thursday, September 17, 2015
Monthly Special Event
DOWNTOWN DIVA NIGHT

Belleville, IL
$$$$
   
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  Thursday, September 17, 2015
Monthly Astronomy Event
ASTRONOMY ASSOCIATION MEETING

Godfrey, IL
FREE
   
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  September 17 - September 19, 2015
Annual Special Event
MEXICAN FIESTA

Fort Madison, IA
FREE
   
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  Friday, September 18, 2015
Monthly Special Event
EMERSON FREE FAMILY NIGHT AT THE MAGIC HOUSE

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  September 16 - September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
MURPHYSBORO APPLE FESTIVAL

Murphysboro, IL
FREE & $$$$
  
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  September 18 - September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
ITALIAN FEST

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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    September 18 - September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
OKTOBERFEST

Belleville, IL
FREE
   
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  September 18 - September 19, 2015
Annual Special Event
GREAT FOREST PARK BALLOON GLOW AND BALLOON RACE

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  September 18 - September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
HARVEST FESTIVAL
Augusta, MO
FREE & $$$$
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    September 18 - September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
CELEBRATE ST. PETERS
St. Peters, MO
FREE
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    September 18 - September 19, 2015
Annual Parish Picnic
STS. JOACHIM & ANN PARISH PICNIC
St. Peters, MO
FREE
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    September 18 - September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
FALL FESTIVAL

High Ridge, MO
FREE
   
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    September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Community Festival
GREENTREE FESTIVAL

Kirkwood, MO
FREE
   
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    September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Special Event
OLD THRESHERS REUNION
Elsberry, MO
$$$$
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  September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Community Festival
GRIGGSVILLE APPLE FESTIVAL

Griggsville, IL
FREE
   
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  September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Special Event
BUDWEISER TASTE OF ST. LOUIS

Chesterfield, MO
FREE & $$$$
   
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  September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Festival
ST. AMBROSE APPLEFEST

Godfrey, IL
FREE
   
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  September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Community Festival
HARVEST FEST

Jerseyville, IL
FREE
   
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  September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Community Festival
CLARK COUNTY MULE FESTIVAL

Kahoka, MO
$$$$
   
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  September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Special Event
QUINCY CLASSIC BOAT & OUTBOARD SHOW

Quincy, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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    September 18 - September 20, 2015
Annual Community Festival
ARNOLD DAYS FESTIVAL

Arnold, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
NEWBERN DEPOT DAYS

Newbern, TN
FREE
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  Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
OBION COUNTY CORNFEST

Union City, TN
FREE & $$$$
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  Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
FALL FESTIVAL

Donnellson, IA
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Special Event
OBION COUNTY CRUISE-IN

Union City, TN
FREE & $$$$
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    Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
CELEBRATE MUNFORD

Munford, TN
FREE
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    Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Special Event
NATURE & CULTURE HIKE

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
LINCOLN PLACE HERITAGE FESTIVAL

Granite City, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Community Festival
DESOTO FALL FESTIVAL

DeSoto, MO
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 19, 2015
Annual Historical Event
SAINTE GENEVIEVE HISTORY CONFERENCE

Sainte Genevieve, MO
$$$$
   
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    September 19 - September 20, 2015
Annual Historical Event
PIONEER DAYS
Defiance, MO
$$$$
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    September 19 - September 20, 2015
Annual History Event
HERITAGE FESTIVAL

Chesterfield, MO
$$$$
   
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  September 19 - September 20, 2015
Annual Community Festival
QUINCY MUSEUM FOLK LIFE FESTIVAL

Quincy, IL
$$$$
   
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    September 19 - September 20, 2015
Monthly Event
BELLEVILLE ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES FLEA MARKET

Belleville, IL
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 20, 2015
Annual Special Event
FALL EQUINOX SUNRISE OBSERVANCE

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 20, 2015
Annual Historical Event
RANDOLPH COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY OPEN HOUSE

Prairie du Rocher, IL
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 20, 2015
Annual Special Event
ARTIFACT IDENTIFICATION DAY

Collinsville, IL
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 20, 2015
Special Event
GERMAN BEER GARDEN

Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center, Grafton, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Sunday, September 20, 2015
Annual Car Show
RIVER TALES CLASSIC CAR SHOW

Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE & $$$$
   
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    Sunday, September 20, 2015
Musical Performance
FALL FOLK CONCERT

Burfordville, MO
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 20, 2015
Annual Special Event
TRAILNET'S SHARE THE STREET PARTY

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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     Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Nature Activity
GUIDED PRAIRIE WALKS

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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    September 24 - September 26, 2015
Annual Special Event
MURPHYSBORO BARBECUE COOK-OFF

Murphysboro, IL
$$$$
  
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    September 25 - September 26, 2015
Annual Community Fair
EAST PERRY COMMUNITY FAIR

Altenburg, MO
FREE
   
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    September 25 - September 26, 2015
Annual Special Event
ST. LOUIS SCOTTISH GAMES & CULTURAL FESTIVAL

Chesterfield, MO
$$$$
   
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  September 25 - September 26, 2015
Annual Community Festival
MILTON CORN CARNIVAL

Milton, IL
FREE
   
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    September 25 - September 26, 2015
Annual Community Festival
APPLE BUTTER DEMONSTRATION

Maeystown, IL
FREE
   
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  September 25 - September 26, 2015
Annual Special Event
HARVEST HOOTENANNY
Hannibal, MO
FREE & $$$$
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    September 25 - September 27, 2015
Annual Special Event
GREATER ST. LOUIS HISPANIC FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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    September 25 - September 27, 2015
Annual Special Event
Q IN THE LOU THE ST. LOUIS BBQ FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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    September 25 - September 27, 2015
Annual Community Festival
OKTOBERFEST

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  September 25 - September 27, 2015
Annual Special Event
GEODE FEST

Hamilton, IL
$$$$
   
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    September 24 - September 27, 2015
Annual Music Festival
ST. LOUIS FOLK AND ROOTS FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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    September 25 - September 27, 2015
Special Event
RAT ROAD & RAW BIKE BUILDOFF

Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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    September 25 - September 27, 2015
Annual Instructional Program
BECOMING AN OUTDOORS WOMAN

Pere Marquette State Park, Grafton, IL
$$$$
   
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    Saturday, September 26, 2015
Annual Community Festival
FALL CORN FESTIVAL

Godfrey, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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    Saturday, September 26, 2015
Annual Community Festival
MAIN STREET FALL FESTIVAL

Dyersburg, TN
FREE
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    Saturday, September 26, 2015
Annual Special Event
GO BY TRAIN DAY

Kirkwood, MO
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, September 26, 2015
Annual Special Event
WINE OVER WATER

Keokuk, IA
$$$$
   
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    Saturday, September 26, 2015
Annual Special Event
LEWIS & CLARK FRONTIER DOG WALK

Hartford, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, September 26, 2015
Annual Special Event
FALL FARM DAY

Collinsville, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, September 26, 2015
Annual History Event
ANNUAL NATIVE AMERICAN DAY

Piggott, AR
FREE
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    September 26 - September 27, 2015
Annual Music Festival
TRADITIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL

Festus, MO
$$$$
   
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  September 26 - September 27, 2015
Annual Special Event
GREAT RIVER GRAPE ESCAPE

Quincy, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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    September 26 - September 27, 2015
Monthly Event
GRAFTON RIVERSIDE FLEA MARKET

Grafton, IL
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 27, 2015
Annual Community Festival
COLUMBIA FESTIFALL

C
olumbia, IL
FREE
   
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    Sunday, September 27, 2015
Annual Music Festival
"RADDLE THE BOTTOMS" BLUEGRASS & FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL

Raddle, IL
$$$$
  
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    Sunday, September 27, 2015
Monthly Nature Activity
MOONLIGHT HIKE

Godfrey, IL
FREE
   
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  September 29 - October 3, 2015
Annual Regional Fair
THE DELTA FAIR

Kennett, MO
$$$$
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    September 29 - October 3, 2015
Annual Community Festival
AMERICAN LEGION COTTON CARNIVAL

Sikeston, MO
FREE
   
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  October 1 - October 3, 2015
Annual Community Festival
BARRY APPLE FESTIVAL

Barry, IL
FREE
   
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  Friday, October 2, 2015
Monthly Special Event
FIRST FRIDAYS AT THE SCIENCE CENTER

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 3, 2015
Annual Special Event
GROVE FEST

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, October 3, 2015
Annual Community Festival
FALL FESTIVAL

New Madrid, MO
FREE & $$$$
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    Saturday, October 3, 2015
Annual Historical Event
RED HOUSE FALL FROLIC

Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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    Saturday, October 3, 2015
Annual Special Event
CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL

Cape Girardeau, MO
$$$$
   
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    October 3 - October 4, 2015
Annual Special Event
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS IRISH FESTIVAL

Carbondale, IL
$$$$
  
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  Saturday, October 4, 2015
Annual Community Festival
SIKESTON JAYCEE OKTOBERFEST

Sikeston, MO
$$$$
   
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  Thursday, October 8, 2015
Monthly Special Event
CHEROKEE NIGHTS

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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    October 9 - October 10, 2015
Annual Community Festival
O'FALLON FALL FEST
O’Fallon, MO
FREE & $$$$
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  October 9 - October 10, 2015
Annual Special Event
HISTORY HAYRIDES AT FAUST PARK

Chesterfield, MO
$$$$
   
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  October 9 - October 11, 2015
Annual History Event
CIVIL WAR DAYS

Columbus, KY
FREE
   
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    October 9 - October 11, 2015
Annual Special Event
UNION COUNTY COLORFEST CELEBRATION

Union County, IL
FREE & $$$$
  
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    October 9 - October 11, 2015
Annual Special Event
SOULARD OKTOBERFEST

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, October 10, 2015
Annual Special Event
QUINCY OKTOBERFEST

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, October 10, 2015
Annual Community Festival
DOWNTOWN COTTON FESTIVAL

Sikeston, MO
FREE
   
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    Saturday, October 10, 2015
Annual Special Event
SAXON LUTHERAN MEMORIAL FALL FESTIVAL

Frohna, MO
FREE
   
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    October 10 - October 11, 2015
Annual Community Festival
APPLEFEST
Indian Creek, MO
FREE
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    October 10 - October 11, 2015
October 17 - October 18, 2015

Annual Special Event
PARKER HOMESTEAD FESTIVAL

Harrisburg, AR
$$$$
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  Sunday October 11, 2015
Annual Community Festival
COLUMBUS DAY FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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    Sunday, October 11, 2015
Annual Church Dinner
CHRIST LUTHERAN CHURCH’S ANNUAL DINNER
Augusta, MO
FREE & $$$$
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    Thursday, October 15, 2015
Monthly Special Event
ALIVE AFTER FIVE

Jonesboro, AR
FREE
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    Friday October 16, 2015
Annual Special Event
ST. PIUS V OKTOBERFEST

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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    Friday, October 16, 2015
Monthly Special Event
EMERSON FREE FAMILY NIGHT AT THE MAGIC HOUSE

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  October 16 - October 17, 2015
October 23 - October 24, 2015
October 30 - October 31, 2015

Annual Special Event
GHOST TOURS OF NEW MADRID

Kennett, MO
$$$$
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    October 16 - October 18, 2015
Annual Special Event
EARLY TIN DUSTERS CAR SHOW

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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    Saturday, October 17, 2015
Annual Fall House Tour
"BEHIND CLOSED DOORS" QUINCY HOUSE TOUR

Quincy, IL
$$$$
   
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    Saturday, October 17, 2015
Annual Special Event
ANNUAL CHAMPIONSHIP CHILI COOK-OFF

Blytheville, AR
$$$$
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    October 17 - October 18, 2015
Annual Nature Activity
WORLD BIRD SANCTUARY ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE

Valley Park, MO
FREE
   
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    October 17 - October 18, 2015
Annual Community Festival
AUTUMN HISTORIC FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL
Hannibal, MO
FREE
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    October 17 - October 18, 2015
Annual Community Festival
VULTURE FEST

Makanda, IL
FREE
  
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  October 17 - October 18, 2015
Annual Special Event
LOUISIANA COUNTRY COLORFEST
Louisiana, MO
FREE
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  October 17 - October 18, 2015
Annual Special Event
PIKE COUNTY COLOR DRIVE

Pike County, IL
FREE
   
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  Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Bi-monthly Special Event
FOOD TRUCKS IN THE PARK

St. Charles, MO
FREE & $$$$
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  Saturday, October 24, 2015
Annual Bicycle Ride
TOUR DE SHAWNEE BIKE TOUR

Olive Branch, IL
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    Wednesday, October 21, 2015
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MISSOURI DAY CELEBRATION

St. Charles, MO
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    October 23 - October 24, 2015
Annual Special Event
GHOST HUNT

Fort Madison, IA
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  October 23 - October 25, 2015
Annual Festival
REELFOOT LAKE A PELICAN FESTIVAL

Tiptonville, TN
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    Saturday, October 24, 2015
Annual Festival
FALL FESTIVAL

Henning, TN
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    Saturday, October 24, 2015
Annual Historical Event
HALLOWEEN SPIRITS FROM THE PAST
Defiance, MO
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    Saturday, October 24, 2015
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"BOOTIFUL" NAUVOO HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL

Nauvoo, IL
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    Saturday, October 24, 2015
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SPOOKTACKULAR BOO-ATHLON

Fort Madison, IA
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    Saturday, October 24, 2015
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TRICK OR TREAT AT VILLAGE CREEK STATE PARK

Wynne, AR
FREE
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    Saturday, October 24, 2015
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DOWNTOWN ZOMBIE WALK

Paragould, AR
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    October 30 - October 31, 2015
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MISSOURI GIRLS STATE VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Cape Girardeau, MO
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The Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway - Regional calendar pages for the Illinois Counties of Madison, Jersey, and Calhoun.

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