Today's Events
  • Art Gallery - Mingo Swamp Flora and Fauna Photography Contest winners
    Oct. 24, 8 am-5 pm
    Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center
    Visit the auditorium to view entries from the "Mingo Swamp Flora and Fauna" photography contest sponsored by the Mingo Swamp Friends Association. This annual contest showcases the best of the Mingo National Wildlife Refuge and the local...
  • Art Gallery - Aaron Horrell
    Oct. 24, 8 am-5 pm
    Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center
    Visit the nature center's gallery in October to view "A Fascination with Nature," a photography exhibit by Aaron Horrell. Gallery is free and open Tuesday through Saturday 8 AM - 5 PM.
  • Beggs Family Farm Fall Harvest Festival
    Oct. 24, 9 am
    Beggs Family Farm
    Pick your own pumpkins. Activities include, among many other attractions: a corn maze, pig races, farm animals, gemstone mining, a rope maze, wagon rides, campfires. Gourds and other holiday decorations available for purchase. Check our website...
  • Fall Full of Fun
    Oct. 24, 10 am-6 pm
    Lazy L Safari Park
    PUMPKIN PATCH, ROPE MAZE, KIDDIE CORRAL, GIANT TARANTULA & MORE! DOWN ON THE FARM ACTIVITIES - Milk the Cow, Feed the Pigs, Pick the Chicken Eggs! PARAKEET JUNGLE - Feed the Parakeets! PONY RIDES - $5.00 per rider - Sat & Sun only - 12 noon to 4...
  • Yule Log Cabin
    Oct. 24, 10 am-6 pm
    River Ridge Winery
    Filled with displays of unique Chrismas, fall and Halloween items, this holiday wonderland offers a huge selection of gifts, ornaments, decorations, tableware, candles, tree skirts, accessories and more. With more than 100 decorated Christmas trees...
  • Visual Arts Co-Op Miniature Exhibit
    Oct. 24, 10 am-4 pm
    Arts Council of Southeast Missouri
    An Extensive, Changing Selection Of CO-OP Members' Fine Art Minis Priced $75 And Under Are On Display In Our Mini Case. Arts Council Of Se Missouri - Open Tu-Sa 10am-4pm 32 N. Main Cape Girardeau Mo.
  • October Co-Op Members Window Exhibits by Dawn Melka and Melissa Whitaker
    Oct. 24, 10 am-4 pm
    Arts Council of Southeast Missouri
    New Work For October Is Exhibited By Visual Arts Co-Op Members In The Chapman Gallery. Co-Op Window Presentations Are By Dawn Melka And Melissa Whitaker
  • Book Sale at Waterloo Library
    Oct. 24, 10 am-4 pm
    Morrison Talbott Library
    Morrison-Talbott Library's Book Sale at 215 Park, Waterloo is the perfect place to stock up on books to read. Thursday's Preview Night, October 23rd from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. wiil have an admission fee of $5 per person and all books are 50[?] each. ....
  • Southern Illinois Fat Tire Festival
    Oct. 24, 10 am
    Camp Ondessonk
    Let's do this! The Southern Illinois Fat Tire Festival (FTF) is on; and for this 10th year we have moved the date back to our traditional weekend, the last weekend of October, when the fall colors are in full swing and the weather is perfect for...
  • Sparky Campanella: Horizon
    Oct. 24, 10 am-5 pm
    Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum
    Sept. 5-Oct. 26 Artist Talk: Sept. 4, 6 p.m. Opening Reception: Sept. 5, 4-8 p.m. Horizon is a series of color photographs focusing on the point where nature and urban worlds collide. The images are equally divided between nature and man, a...
  • Men's Choral Festival
    Oct. 24, 5:30 pm
    Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall
    Performance Ensemble
  • Ghost Hunting 101
    Oct. 24, 5:30 pm-7:30 pm
    Southeast Missouri State University Extended and Continuing Education
    Do you enjoy a spine-tingling ghost story? Are you intrigued by things that go 'bump' in the night? Or, are you just interested in some Halloween fun?
  • Annalise Emerick
    Oct. 24, 6 pm
    Rustle Hill Winery
  • Ballroom and Social Dance
    Oct. 24, 6:30 pm-7:45 pm
    Southeast Missouri State University
    In the mood to do something fun that is also good for you? This class will get your feet moving to the beat of a wide variety of music. No dance experience needed, just come prepared to have fun! Participants will start with the basics and work...
  • Retribution Haunted Attraction
    Oct. 24, 7 pm-closing
    The Retribution Haunted Attraction
    The Retribution is Southeast Missouri's scariest professional haunted attraction. It features a terrifying 30-minute thrill ride along with a mesmerizing 3d experience. Come face to face with all of your fears, including chainsaw maniacs, demented...
  • Haunted Hall of Horrors
    Oct. 24, 7 pm-11 pm
    A.C. Brase Arena Building
    The Cape Girardeau Parks & Recreation Department will present the Haunted Hall of Horror. Admission is $7 and children 5 and under are free.
  • Fourth Friday Art Walk
    Oct. 24, 7 pm
    Historic Downtown Ste. Genevieve
    Ste. Genevieve art galleries offer visitors the opportunity to view the works of local and regional artists displaying a variety of art forms. Many businesses in the Historic District participate by extending their store hours during the Fourth...
  • Black Forest Haunted Ghost Town
    Oct. 24, 7 pm-10:30 pm
    Black Forest Village
    Black Forest Haunted Ghost Town will be open for its 20th season. Some amazing new additions to the haunt have been made a reality today here at Black Forest! So many great things in store for us to give you a fright. Make sure you do NOT miss the...
  • Chase Bryant - Let It Ride Tour
    Oct. 24, 7 pm
    Show Me Center
  • Alternative Entertainment - Drag Show
    Oct. 24, 9 pm-closing
    Independence Place
    Every Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday at Independence Place, 5 S. Henderson St, Cape Girardeau , Mo. Alternative Drag performance to today's and yesterday's music. Very fun and creative show. Show times 9pm and 11 p.m.