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Alton, IL & St. Louis Area

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Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park 5:00 pm
Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park @ Greensfelder Recreation Center in Queeny Park
Apr 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Are you a fan of fine art? Come check out the 38th annual Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park Friday, April 1st – Sunday, April 3rd! Ceramics, drawing, painting, photography, digital art, jewelry, glass, sculpture,[...]
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Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park 10:00 am
Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park @ Greensfelder Recreation Center in Queeny Park
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Are you a fan of fine art? Come check out the 38th annual Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park Friday, April 1st – Sunday, April 3rd! Ceramics, drawing, painting, photography, digital art, jewelry, glass, sculpture,[...]
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Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park 11:00 am
Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park @ Greensfelder Recreation Center in Queeny Park
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Are you a fan of fine art? Come check out the 38th annual Spring Art Fair at Queeny Park Friday, April 1st – Sunday, April 3rd! Ceramics, drawing, painting, photography, digital art, jewelry, glass, sculpture,[...]
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Star Gazing with The Audubon Center 6:30 pm
Star Gazing with The Audubon Center @ Audubon Center at Riverlands
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Enjoy a view of the evening sky clear of lights at The Audubon Center! Knowledgeable astronomers will be on hand to guide viewing, and center volunteers will lead nature walks through the sanctuary. Participants will[...]
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Confluence Tower Wind Festival 10:00 am
Confluence Tower Wind Festival @ Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Gather the family and have fun with the river wind at Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower’s Wind Festival! The Gateway Kite Club will demonstrate their skills with stunt kites. You’ll be blown away! The public[...]
Open House at Haskell Playhouse 10:00 am
Open House at Haskell Playhouse @ Haskell Playhouse
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tour one of Alton’s historic gems, Haskell Playhouse (which is just within walking distance from The Beall), select dates throughout the summer, beginning in April. Take in views of the exquisite Queen Anne style architecture and[...]
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Riverbend Earth Day Festival 12:00 pm
Riverbend Earth Day Festival @ Piasa Harbor
Apr 16 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Nature Institute will host its 5th annual Riverbend Earth Day Festival, rain or shine, Saturday April 16th on the grounds of Piasa Harbor. This fun, free, family-friendly event is a celebration of nature, music,[...]
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Twilight Thursdays 7:00 pm
Twilight Thursdays @ Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Looking to get the best possible view of the sunset? Twilight Thursdays at the Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower will offer you that chance! 150 feet in the air, the Confluence Tower will give you[...]
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Moonlight Hike 7:30 pm
Moonlight Hike @ The Nature Institute's Talahi Lodge
Apr 22 @ 7:30 pm
Illuminated only by the moonlight, enjoy a hike through the serene woodland trails of the Mississippi Sanctuary or the Olin Nature Preserve. Trail terrain is light to moderate. Meet at The Nature Institute’s Talahi Lodge[...]
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Adult Nature Club 7:00 pm
Adult Nature Club @ The Nature Institute
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm
What is sustainability, and why is it important? Why do we recycle? Get answers to these questions and more at The Nature Institute’s Adult Nature Club the last Monday of each month September through April.[...]
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Underground Railroad Shuttle Tour (10 AM) 10:00 am
Underground Railroad Shuttle Tour (10 AM) @ Alton Visitors Center
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Step back in time as J. E. Robinson Tours and the Alton Regional CVB guide you to local sites filled with a rich history. The two-hour guided shuttle will stop at some of the sites[...]
Underground Railroad Shuttle Tour (1 PM) 1:00 pm
Underground Railroad Shuttle Tour (1 PM) @ Alton Visitors Center
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Step back in time as J. E. Robinson Tours and the Alton Regional CVB guide you to local sites filled with a rich history. The two-hour guided shuttle will stop at some of the sites[...]
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