Calendar of Events
for the Western Illinois
& Iowa Missouri Border Region
   
We regularly update this calendar to provide you with up to date information on a variety of events that take place in the Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri Tri-State 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. 
   
  Through May 30, 2015
Art Exhibit
DEBORAH BAUGHMAN ART EXHIBIT
 
VENUE: FORT MADISON AREA ARTS ASSOCIATION

Fort Madison, IA
FREE
   
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  Through June 27, 2015
Art Exhibits
MULTIPLE EXHIBITS
  VENUE: QUINCY ART CENTER

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, May 30, 2015
Annual Special Event
LOG CABIN VILLAGE OPEN HOUSE

Quincy, IL

FREE
   
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  Saturday, June 6, 2015
Annual Special Event
GERMAN FEST

Quincy, IL

FREE
   
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  Saturday, June 6, 2015
Annual Special Event
BACKWOODS SHENANIGANS CARNIVAL

Kahoka, MO
$$$$
   
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  June 6 - June 7, 2015
Annual History Event
CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT

Pittsfield, IL
FREE
   
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    June 6 - June 8, 2015
Annual Special Event
FISHING FOR FREEDOM

Quincy, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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    June 11 - June 14, 2015
Monthly Community Play
COMMUNITY PLAY: STELLALUNA

Quincy, IL
$$$$
   
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  Friday, June 12, 2015
Bi-monthly Musical Performance
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Sunday, June 21, 2015
Annual Special Event
FATHER'S DAY FLY-IN/DRIVE IN BREAKFAST

Quincy, IL
$$$$
   
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  Sunday, June 21, 2015
Annual Special Event
FATHERS DAY CAR SHOW

Quincy, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  June 24 - June 28, 2015
Annual Regional Fair
WESTERN ILLINOIS FAIR

Griggsville, IL
$$$$
   
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    Friday, June 26, 2015
Bi-monthly Musical Performance
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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    June 26 - June 28, 2015
Annual Art Festival
MIDSUMMER ARTS FAIRE

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Pike County, Illinois 
Pike County offers a variety of events throughout the year including a Civil War reenactment, the Western Illinois Fair, and the popular Fall Color Drive. Most communities in Pike County have an annual celebration where the town come together for some old fashioned fun.
  Adams & Hancock Counties, Illinois
Events in Adams County center on the river city of Quincy which has a number of events in all seasons including art fairs, historical events, and festivals along the riverfront. There are also a series of events centered around the historical windmill in Golden. In Hancock County the Nauvoo Pageant is three weeklong event and the Nauvoo Grape Festival has become a Labor Day tradition and is one of the oldest festivals in West Central Illinois.
  Lee County, Iowa & Lewis and Clark Counties, Missouri
Lee County is host to a variety of events occurring throughout the year. Bald Eagles are the spotlight in January and a large Civil War reenactment is held every April. The warmer months brings a blues festival on the river, numerous 4th of July activities, hot air balloons, and a popular sweet corn festival. Fall is the time for Tri-State Rodeo, an independent film festival, and an apple festival. Whatever time you visit Lee County you’ll be sure to find something to do. Lewis and Clark Counties offer events one would typically expect of small rural Mid-America counties.
   
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