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All Around Alton, IL and St. Louis Area

Live Theater & Music

Alton Little Theater
Voted “the #1 Community Theater in Illinois,” by the Illinois Theater Association. A special Dinner and the Theater Package with an overnight stay at The BEALL MANSION is available.

Alton Muny Band
For more than a century Thursday and Sunday nights have been a special time each June and July courtesy the Alton Muny Band's free concerts in the park series. Come celebrate this piece of Americana.

Alton Riverfront Amptheater
See live entertainment, movies, and fireworks on the Alton riverfront.

Alton Symphony Orchestra
Come and enjoy this incredible home town orchestra. Don't miss a single performance.

Greater Alton Concert Association
Music, dance, and theater on the campus of Lewis & Clark Community College.

Nightlife

Argosy Casino Alton
Choose either full service dining at Outfitter's Grill or eat to your heart's content at the Captain's Table Buffet.

Big Muddy Pub
Laid back atmosphere. Live band most Saturday nights.

Bossanova Restaurant & Martini Lounge
Martinis, shots, over 30 wines, 50 craft beers, and fine food featuring flavors from around the world. Specialties include Beef Tender Teepee—marinated beef tenders skewered over a round of garlic roasted potatoes , Mediterranean Salad—mixed greens with feta, olives, radishes, roasted tomatoes, pepperoni served with focaccia wedges and red pepper feta dressing, and Pizzettes—specialty pizzas including Thai barbeque, philly cheese, and white clam. Sidewalk cafe' dining available in season.

Chez Marilyn
Named cocktail lounge of the year by the Riverfront Times. Favorites include pesto-encrusted chicken served over creamy risotto topped with fresh basil pesto, kabobs, and pasta specialties. Sidewalk cafe' dining available in season.

Fast Eddie's Bon Air
“Beer, burgers and boogie.” An Alton, IL phenomenon. Featured on Alton Brown's Food Network program, “Feasting on Asphalt”. According to Alton Brown Fast Eddies makes the only chicken wings he's ever had that are worth eating (that's the Chick on a Stick, by the way.) Live entertainment, “the world's coldest beer,” and an assortment of grilled burgers, shish kabobs, bratwurst and boiled shrimp at incredibly low prices has made Fast Eddie's arguably the number one volume bar in the world. Standing room only many weekends.

Ragin' Cajun Piano Bar & Restaurant
The only restaurant of its kind in the Alton area—spice up your life with the tastes of New Orleans. Dueling pianos start at 8:00 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

Movie Theaters & Drive-Ins

Eastgate Cinema
625 Lewis & Clark Boulevard
East Alton, Illinois 63841
Show time Phone: 1-800-FANDANGO
Office Phone: 618-254-6058

ShowPlace 12
6633 Center Grove Road
Edwardsville, Illinois 62025
Show time Phone: 1-800-FANDANGO
Office Phone: 618-659-7479

Skyview Drive-In
5700 North Belt West
Belleville, IL 62226
Phone: 618-233-4400

Sky View Drive-In
1500 N Historic Route 66
Litchfield, IL 62056
Phone: 217-324-4451

Stadium Theater
117 E. Pearl
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Show time Phone: 618-498-4711
Office Phone: 618-498-2543

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