Visitors Guide to
Musical Events

in the Middle Mississippi River Valley
   
We regularly update this calendar to provide you with up to date information on a variety of events that take place in the Middle Mississippi River Valley. Changes are made when we gather more information or when we learn of an event. If you know of an event that you would like to see posted contact the webmaster. We hope you enjoy the events you choose to attend. 
   
  Tuesday evenings through June 6, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
TWILIGHT TUESDAYS

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Wednesdays through July 26, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
LUNCHTIME CONCERTS
Carbondale, IL
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  Monday, May 22, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
BLUEGRASS MONDAY

Paragould, AR
FREE
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  May 25 - May 28, 2017
Annual Music Event
BACK 40 BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL
Curryville, MO
$$$$
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  Friday, May 26, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
TUNES AT TWILIGHT
Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  May 26 - June 11, 2017
Annual Music Festival
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MUSIC FESTIVAL
Grand Tower, IL
FREE & $$$$
  
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  Monday, May 29, 2017
Annual Special Event
MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Tuesdays: May 30 - August 22, 2017
Live Musical Events
FREE SUMMER CONCERTS

Waterloo, IL
FREE
   
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  Thursdays: June 1 - July 27, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
MUSIC UNDER THE STARS
Hannibal, MO
FREE
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  Thursdays: June 1 - August 3, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
MUSIC IN THE PARK

Grafton, IL
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  Thursdays: June 1 - August 31, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
ST. CHARLES MUNICIPAL BAND CONCERTS

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  Friday, June 2, 2017
Friday, June 9, 2017
Friday, June 16, 2017

Weekly Musical Performances
TUNES AT TWILIGHT
Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  June 2 - June 3, 2017
Annual Special Event
ST. LOUIS UNCORKED - THE FIRST SIP OF SUMMER

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Fridays: June 2 - June 30, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
MUSIC IN THE PARK
Sikeston, MO
FREE
   
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  Saturday, June 3, 2017
Monthly Musical Event
SOUTHERN GOSPEL CONCERT SERIES

Bethalto, IL
FREE
   
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  Tuesdays: June 6 - August 22, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
O'FALLON JAMMIN'
O'Fallon, MO
FREE
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  Wednesdays: June 7 - July 26, 2017
Weekly Musical Performances
FREE CONCERTS
Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  Thursdays: June 8 - July 27, 2017
Live Musical Events
FREE SUMMER CONCERTS

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Friday, June 9, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
DOWN BY THE RIVER
Hannibal, MO
$$$$
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  Friday, June 9, 2017
Bi-monthly Musical Performances
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, June 10, 2017
Live Musical Event
MILES DAVIS FESTIVAL

Alton, IL
$$$$
   
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  Sunday, June 11, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
ST. CHARLES BIG BAND CONCERT

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  Sunday, June 11, 2017
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Live Musical Performances
MUSIC AT THE METTER - SUNDAY CONCERT SERIES

Columbia, IL
FREE
   
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  Sundays: June 11 - July 30, 2017
Live Musical Events
FREE SUMMER CONCERTS

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Monthly Musical Event
MUSIC ON MAIN

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  Saturday, June 17, 2017
Annual Art & Music Festival
RIVER CAMPUS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL
Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  Friday, June 23, 2017
Bi-monthly Musical Performances
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, June 24, 2017
Annual Special Event
FIESTA DEL SOL
Hannibal, MO
$$$$
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  Monday, June 26, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
BLUEGRASS MONDAY

Paragould, AR
FREE
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  Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Annual Musical Event
GALA PATRIOTIC CONCERT

St. Charles, MO
$$$$
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
June, 2017

Annual Musical Performance
CONCERT IN THE PARK

Kennett, MO
FREE
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  Saturday, July 1, 2017
Monthly Musical Event
SOUTHERN GOSPEL CONCERT SERIES

Bethalto, IL
FREE
   
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  Sunday, July 2, 2017
Sunday, July 16, 2017
Sunday, July 30, 2017

Live Musical Performances
MUSIC AT THE METTER - SUNDAY CONCERT SERIES

Columbia, IL
FREE
   
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  Monday, July 3, 2017
Annual Independence Day Festivities
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FIREWORKS FESTIVAL

Alton, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  Saturday, July 8, 2017
Annual Musical Event
BLUEGRASS ON THE FARM

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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  Sunday, July 9, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
ST. CHARLES BIG BAND CONCERT

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  Friday, July 14, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
DOWN BY THE RIVER
Hannibal, MO
$$$$
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  Friday, July 14, 2017
Friday, July 28, 2017
Bi-monthly Musical Performances
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Monthly Musical Event
MUSIC ON MAIN

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  Friday, July 28, 2017
Bi-monthly Musical Performances
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  July 28 - July 29, 2017
Annual Special Event
PIETOWN GOSPEL MUSIC FESTIVAL
  & RON DUNNING MEMORIAL CAR CRUISE

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
July, 2017

Annual Live Musical Event
FEED THE NEED MEALS ON WHEELS BENEFIT CONCERT

Alton, IL
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, August 5, 2017
Annual Church Picnic
ZOAR UCC CHURCH PICNIC

New Hanover (Columbia), IL
FREE
   
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  August 10 - August 13, 2017
Annual Musical Festival
GATEWAY DULCIMER MUSIC FESTIVAL

Belleville, IL
$$$$
   
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  Friday, August 11, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
DOWN BY THE RIVER
Hannibal, MO
$$$$
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  Friday, August 11, 2017
Friday, August 18, 2017
Friday, August 25, 2017

Weekly Musical Performances
TUNES AT TWILIGHT
Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  Friday, August 11, 2017
Bi-monthly Musical Performances
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Monthly Musical Event
MUSIC ON MAIN

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  August 18 - August 19, 2017
Annual Musical Festival
ROLLIN' ON THE RIVER BLUES FEST

Keokuk, IA
$$$$
   
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  Friday, August 11, 2017
Bi-monthly Musical Performances
BLUES IN THE DISTRICT

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, August 26, 2017
Annual Special Event
ALTON FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL

Alton, IL
FREE & $$$$
   
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  August 31 - September 3, 2017
Annual Music Event
BACK 40 BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL
Curryville, MO
$$$$
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
August, 2017

Musical Event
FOUNDRY MUSIC SHOWCASE

St. Charles, MO
$$$$
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
August, 2017

Annual Music Festival
RIVER MUSIC FEST

Kimmswick, MO
FREE
   
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  September 2 - September 3, 2017
Annual Music Festival
BIG MUDDY BLUES FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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  Friday, September 1, 2017
Friday, September 8, 2017
Friday, September 15, 2017

Weekly Musical Performances
TUNES AT TWILIGHT
Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  Sunday, September 3, 2017
Monthly Musical Performance
ST. CHARLES BIG BAND CONCERT

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  Saturday, September 9, 2017
Annual Special Event
RIVERSIDE ART, WINE & BLUES FESTIVAL
Murphysboro, IL
$$$$
  
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  Saturday, September 9, 2017
Musical Event
FREEDOM FEST

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, September 9, 2017
Annual Historical Event
LEWIS AND CLARK MUSIC FESTIVAL

Hartford, IL
FREE
   
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  September 9 - September 10, 2017
Annual Musical Event
LOUFEST

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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  Saturday, September 16, 2017
Annual Community Festival
MISSISSIPPI EARTHTONES FESTIVAL

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Monthly Musical Event
MUSIC ON MAIN

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  September 22 - September 23, 2017
Live Musical Performance
SONGS4SOLDIERS BENEFIT CONCERT

Columbia, IL
SUGGESTED DONATION
   
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  September 23 - September 24, 2017
Annual Music Festival
TRADITIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL

Festus, MO
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
September, 2017

Musical Performance
FALL FOLK CONCERT
Burfordville, MO
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
September, 2017

Annual Music Festival
ST. LOUIS FOLK AND ROOTS FESTIVAL

St. Louis, MO
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
September, 2017

Annual Music Festival
"RADDLE THE BOTTOMS" BLUEGRASS & FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL
Raddle, IL
$$$$
  
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
October, 2017

Annual Community Festival
VULTURE FEST
Makanda, IL
FREE
  
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  Saturday, December 2, 2017
Annual Musical Performance
BLUEGRASS SHOW

Mascoutah, IL
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
December, 2017

Annual Holiday Event
CANDLELIGHT CONCERT

St. Charles, MO
$$$$
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
December, 2017

Live Musical Event
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT

Godfrey, IL
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
December, 2017

Annual Holiday Concert
ST. CHARLES MUNICIPAL BAND HOLIDAY CONCERT

St. Charles, MO
FREE
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
December, 2017

Annual Holiday Event
OLD COURTHOUSE HOLIDAY NOON CONCERT SERIES

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
January, 2017

Annual Music Festival
BOOTHEEL BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL
Fruitland, MO
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
February, 2018

Live Musical Performance
ALTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PRESENTATION

Godfrey, IL
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
March, 2019

Annual Musical Performance
BLUEGRASS CONCERT

Belleville, IL
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
April, 2018

Live Musical Performance
ALTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PRESENTATION

Godfrey, IL
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
April, 2018

Annual Musical Event
FIDDLE CONTEST & BLUEGRASS SHOW

O’Fallon, IL
$$$$
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
April, 2018

Annual Special Event
GLOBAL BREW EARTH DAY BEER FESTIVAL

Edwardsville, IL
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
April, 2018

Live Musical Event
GREAT RIVERS CHORAL SOCIETY ANNUAL SPRING CONCERT

Bethalto, IL
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
May, 2018

Annual Musical Event
PICKIN' IN THE PARK

Wynne, AR
FREE
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
May, 2018

Annual Special Event
RED BERRIES AND BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL

Mascoutah, IL
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
May, 2018

Annual Music Festival
HERITAGE MUSICFEST

Osceola, AR
FREE
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
May, 2018

Live Musical Performance
TICKET TO THE BEATLES

Columbia, IL
FREE
   
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  PROBABLE EVENT - DETAILS TBA
May, 2018

Live Musical Event
GRAFT ERY BLUES FEST

Jersey County, IL
FREE
   
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