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Alton All-Star Restaurant Week

20 local, family-owned restaurants come together to present Alton’s 3rd annual All-Star Restaurant Week July 10th through 19th. During that time, dine at one of the 20 “team members” to enjoy menu items (entree + sides and/or dessert) at the special price of $10/lunch and $25/dinner.¬†There are no passes to buy or coupons to carry; simply stop in any of the following restaurants for a great meal at a great price! (more…)

Grafton Winery & Brewhaus Reopens

Having been temporarily closed due to flood conditions, Grafton Winery & Brewhaus reopens Friday, July 3rd for regular hours. Stop by this weekend for a delicious meal and live music. (more…)

4th of July Fireworks Guide

Celebrate Independence Day with fireworks galore! Festivities and displays kick off Thursday, July 2nd and last through Saturday, July 4th. Here’s a list of what’s going on nearby! (more…)

15 Free (or Almost Free) Things To Do Around Alton This Summer – #15

There’s plenty to keep you busy around Alton, but we’ve narrowed it down to 15 top-notch attractions (in no particular order) that won’t break the bank! Here’s #15.¬† (more…)

Grafton’s Music in the Park: Rockabilly Revival

Weekly on Thursdays through August 6th, enjoy free live music while taking in the majestic scenery of the Mississippi with Grafton’s Music in the Park summer concert series. Make the evening even better with a scrumptious dinner for two at Grafton Winery & Brewhaus beforehand. (more…)

15 Free (or Almost Free) Things To Do Around Alton This Summer – #14

There’s plenty to keep you busy around Alton, but we’ve narrowed it down to 15 top-notch attractions (in no particular order) that won’t break the bank! Here’s #14. (more…)

June 28, 2015
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