Pere Marquette State Park
All events listed
are free of charge unless otherwise indicated.
For more information call 618-786-3323 ext 1
For information about events at the Lodge please call 618-786-2331 ext 338
BALD EAGLE DAYS
Every winter Pere Marquette State Park and the surrounding area
plays host to to our national bird, the Bald Eagle. A Park Site
Interpretive Program Coordinator will be presenting informative
programs about these magnificent creatures. Visitors will learn to
distinguish between immature and mature eagles, what they eat, why
they winter in the area and more. Each program begins at 8:30 am at
the Parkís Visitor Center. There will be a lecture and a short video
presentation followed by an observational drive.
Click here for more information
or call 618-786-3323 ext. 1
BALD EAGLE FESTIVAL
Sunday, January 29, 2017
11 am - 3 pm
The arrival of the bald eagle also leads locals to anticipate a
banner year for the Bald Eagle Festival at Pere Marquette State
Park. The festival will feature live music and entertainment by the
World Bird Sanctuary as they showcase the Bald Eagle and several
other raptor species in their Masters of the Sky Show at 12 pm and
again at 1:30 pm. Festival goers can also enjoy unique vendor
booths, live music, face painting, educational exhibits, restaurant
favorites and wine tasting. The Bald Eagle Festival takes place the
historic Lodge located within Pere Marquette State Park which is
known for its scenic outlooks, hiking trails, educational programs,
and of course, bald eagles!
For more information call 618-786-3323 ext. 1
EVENTS AT THE LODGE
Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center is the host of a variety of
fun family events throughout the year.
WINE CLUB GET-TOGETHER
Saturday, December 10, 2016
2 pm - 5 pm
Join in on the fun at the Mary Michelle Winery Tasting Room the
second Saturday of each month and enjoy appetizers and wine tasting!
Free for Wine
Club Members. Not a Wine Club Member? No worries! It is easy to join
and includes all kinds of benefits like discounts on lodging, dining
and, of course, wine! $20 for a lifetime membership which includes a
free commemorative Pere Marquette Lodge Wine Glass!
For more information call 618-786-2331
area has events in all seasons including fairs, festivals, reenactments,
biking, and walking events, and more! Check out our Calendar
of Events pages for details.