Today's Events
  • Art Gallery - Aaron Horrell
    Oct. 25, 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.
  • Art Gallery - Mingo Swamp Flora and Fauna Photography Contest winners
    Oct. 25, 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...
  • Cape Riverfront Farmers Market
    Oct. 25, 8 am-12 pm
    Cape Riverfront Market
    Market features fresh fruits and vegetables, specialty farm goods, baked items and artisan crafts. Everything is locally grown, produced or prepared by the vendors. Unique demonstrations and live music each week. Shady sitting area for the community...
  • Creation Station (ages 4-7)
    Oct. 25, 9 am
    Cape Girardeau Public Library
    Registration required. Each class is based on a technique or element of design. Kelly Hughes of Open Window Studio offers this series of classes for young artists. Call for monthly theme/technique.
  • Monroe County YMCA-HTC Center Illinois Ozarks 10K Bluff Trail Run
    Oct. 25, 9:30 am
    Borsch Park
    Course is a 10K starting at the foot of the Illinois Ozark Bluffs at Borsch Park in Valmeyer, IL. The ascent begins near Rock City on the Salt Lick Trail. At Salt Lick Point you begin your descent down Newman Trail to the flat 1.3 mile Johnson...
  • Rural Heritage Day
    Oct. 25, 10 am-4 pm
    Historic Downtown Ste. Genevieve
    Spend a historic day re-living life in rural middle America circa 1850-1960. See Plowing & Tilling, Quilts and Lace, Early Farming, Games, Old-Fashioned Treats, Wood Carving, Leather Working, Blacksmithing and more! Fun for the whole family!
  • Beggs Family Farm Fall Harvest Festival
    Oct. 25, 10 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...
  • Commerce Museum Open
    Oct. 25, 11 am-4 pm
    Commerce Museum
    The Commerce Museum is open Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lois Ledure is the curator.
  • Disney Junior Live: Pirate & Princess Adventure
    Oct. 25, 12:30 pm
    Show Me Center
  • Sparky Campanella: Horizon
    Oct. 25, 1 pm-4 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...
  • Studio Art Adventures (ages 9-13)
    Oct. 25, 1 pm
    Cape Girardeau Public Library
    Registration required. Kelly Hughes of Open Window Studio offers this series of classes for artists who want to take their art skills to the next level. Call for monthly theme/technique. There is a $3 fee for materials used in class.
  • Gary Helle w/ Shades of Blue
    Oct. 25, 2 pm-5 pm
    Hemman Winery
    Join us in the wine garden
  • Lawn Mower Racing
    Oct. 25, 5 pm
    Patton Saddle Club
    Enjoy Lawn Mower Races at the Patton Saddle Club. Sponsored by Patton Lions Club. Time trials at 5 p.m., races start at 6. Food and refreshments available. No coolers or alcohol please. This is the schedule for the upcoming lawn mower racing...
  • Deja Vu Spirit Reunion
    Oct. 25, 5 pm-7:30 pm
    Ste. Genevieve Memorial Cemetery
    The annual deja vu Spirit Reunion is on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from in historic Memorial Cemetery. The cemetery established in 1787, includes the tombs of the area's French Pioneers, European emigrants, slaves and freemen, Native Americans and...
  • Ghost Hunting 101
    Oct. 25, 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?
  • Celebrate Recovery
    Oct. 25, 6 pm-8 pm
    The Apostolic Promise Church
    The purpose of Celebrate Recovery is to encourage fellowship and to celebrate God's healing power in our lives as we work our way along the road to recovery. For more information or to ask about transportation, call Sherry Williams at 275-8206.
  • Indiana State Sycamores at Southern Illinois Salukis Football
    Oct. 25, 6 pm
    McAndrew Stadium
  • Contra dance
    Oct. 25, 7 pm-9:30 pm
    Christ Episcopal Church
    Cape Friends of Traditional Music and Dance will host a Contra Dance at Christ Episcopal Church in Cape from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Music will be provided by The Old Cornlickers. All moves are taught and dances walked through. Free beginners lessons are...
  • Alternative Entertainment - Drag Show
    Oct. 25, 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.
  • Seems Legit @ The Hi-Dive
    Oct. 25, 9 pm
    The Hi-Dive
    Great band for dancing