Today's Events
  • Fall Orchard Events
    Oct. 31, 8 am-6 pm
    Beggs Orchard
    Apple Orchard & Pumpkin Patch Old Fashioned Wagon Rides Mazes Goat Petting Hayrides Bonfires Wiener Roast Tours Birthday Parties Seasonal Events
  • Art Gallery - Mingo Swamp Flora and Fauna Photography Contest winners
    Oct. 31, 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. 31, 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.
  • October Co-Op Members Window Exhibits by Dawn Melka and Melissa Whitaker
    Oct. 31, 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
  • Fall Full of Fun
    Oct. 31, 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. 31, 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. 31, 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.
  • Benjie Heu
    Oct. 31, 10 am-5 pm
    Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum
    Transition Spaces 14.3 Oct. 31-Jan. 25 Artist Talk: Nov. 7, 6 p.m.
  • Dinosaur Dig
    Oct. 31, Noon-4:30 pm
    Bollinger County Museum of Natural History
    Children's Dinosaur Dig at the Bollinger County Museum of Natural History. Kids of all ages will enjoy digging for and discovering dinosaur bones in our new dinosaur dig play area.
  • "Dinosaur Stampede"
    Oct. 31, Noon-4:30 pm
    Bollinger County Museum of Natural History
    See the "Dinosaur Stampede" at the Bollinger County Museum of Natural History. Dinosaurs include Citipati, Bambiraptor, Quetzalcoatlus, Heterodontosaurus, and Sordes. They have joined Daspletosaurus.
  • T-Rex Exhibit
    Oct. 31, Noon-4:30 pm
    Bollinger County Museum of Natural History
    The full size T-Rex Model is here the for a limited time. See this unusual type of Tyrannosaur soon. Daspletosaurus grew up to 30 feet long and weighed 3 tons! You don't want to miss this amazing exhibit. Call 238-1174 or email bcmnh@sbcglobal.net
  • Ice Age Exhibit
    Oct. 31, Noon-4:30 pm
    Bollinger County Museum of Natural History
    New Ice Age exhibits arrive. See the replica skull of Dee, largest mounted Columbian mammoth in North America and Dima, a mummified baby Wooly mammoth.In addition to the mammoths you will see a huge bison skull replica, giant ground sloth skull...
  • Bollinger County Museum of Natural History Open Hours
    Oct. 31, Noon-4:30 pm
    Bollinger County Museum of Natural History
    See the official Missouri dinosaur story and life size model of Missouri dinosaur, Hypsibema missouriense, Will Mayfield College history, Native American artifacts, local Civil War collection, fossils from Missouri and the world, explore and...
  • Utahraptor Exhibit
    Oct. 31, Noon-4:30 pm
    Bollinger County Museum of Natural History
    Utahraptor was probably the largest of raptors, 23 feet from head to tail and weighing around a half a ton. It used a huge killing claw, located on its' hind feet, for slashing and ripping prey.See a replica of this ferocious predator at the museum...
  • Ballroom and Social Dance
    Oct. 31, 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...
  • Black Forest Haunted Ghost Town
    Oct. 31, 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...
  • Haunted Hall of Horrors
    Oct. 31, 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.
  • Retribution Haunted Attraction
    Oct. 31, 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...
  • Macbeth
    Oct. 31, 7:30 pm
    Wendy Kurka Rust Flexible Theatre, River Campus
    Witches and ghosts invade Macbeth's world as ruthless ambition transforms him from King Duncan's loyal and trusted friend into a heartless assassin in Shakespeare's classic tale of corruption.
  • Alternative Entertainment - Drag Show
    Oct. 31, 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.