Calendar of Events
for the Western Illinois
& Iowa Missouri Border Region
   
We regularly update this calendar to provide you with up to date information on a variety of events that take place in the Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri Tri-State Area. 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. 
   
  Through November 2, 2017
Art Exhibits
PLATONIA
  VENUE: QUINCY ART CENTER

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Through November 2, 2017
Art Exhibit
TEA VESSEL [AS] SUBJECT MATTER
  VENUE: QUINCY ART CENTER

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  October 21 - October 22, 2017
Annual Special Event
PIKE COUNTY COLOR DRIVE

Pike County, IL
FREE
   
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    October 26 - October 29, 2017
Monthly Community Play
HARRIET THE SPY

Quincy, IL
ADMISSION
   
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  Friday, October 27, 2017
Art Exhibit
QUINCY AREA ART CRAWL
Quincy, IL & Canton, MO
FREE
   
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    Saturday, October 28, 2017
Annual Special Event
CEMETERY TOUR

Quincy, IL
ADMISSION
   
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    Saturday, October 28, 2017
Annual Special Event
"BOOTIFUL" NAUVOO HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL

Nauvoo, IL
FREE
   
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    Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Annual Special Event
CEMETERY TOUR

Quincy, IL
ADMISSION
   
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  Thursday, November 2, 2017
Annual Special Event
GIRLS NIGHT OUT

Pittsfield, IL
FREE
   
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  Saturday, November 4, 2017
Annual Holiday Art Event
ARTISAN HOLIDAY MARKET

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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    November 10 - November 12, 2017
Annual Holiday Art Event
QUINCY HOLIDAY ARTS & CRAFT SHOW

Quincy, IL
ADMISSION
   
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    Saturday, November 11, 2017
Annual Special Event
VETERANS' DAY CEREMONY

Keokuk, IA
FREE
   
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    Friday, November 17, 2017
Annual Special Event
WINE & BEER WALK

Fort Madison, IA
ADMISSION
   
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    November 18 - November 19, 2017
Annual Holiday Art Event
HOLIDAY GIFT SHOW AND SALE

Quincy, IL
ADMISSION
   
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    November 23 - December 26, 2017
Annual Holiday Event
CITY OF CHRISTMAS

Keokuk, IA
FREE
   
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    Friday, November 24, 2017
Annual Holiday Event
PARADE OF LIGHTS

Fort Madison, IA
FREE
   
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    November 25 - December 31, 2017
Annual Holiday Event
PARADE OF LIGHTS FLOAT DISPLAY

Fort Madison, IA
FREE
   
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    November 30 - December 3, 2017
December 8 - December 10, 20177

Monthly Community Play
SHE LOVES ME

Quincy, IL
ADMISSION
   
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  Pike County, Illinois 
Pike County offers a variety of events throughout the year including a Civil War reenactment, the Western Illinois Fair, and the popular Fall Color Drive. Most communities in Pike County have an annual celebration where the town come together for some old fashioned fun.
  Adams & Hancock Counties, Illinois
Events in Adams County center on the river city of Quincy which has a number of events in all seasons including art fairs, historical events, and festivals along the riverfront. There are also a series of events centered around the historical windmill in Golden. In Hancock County the Nauvoo Pageant is three weeklong event and the Nauvoo Grape Festival has become a Labor Day tradition and is one of the oldest festivals in West Central Illinois.
  Lee County, Iowa & Lewis and Clark Counties, Missouri
Lee County is host to a variety of events occurring throughout the year. Bald Eagles are the spotlight in January and a large Civil War reenactment is held every April. The warmer months brings a blues festival on the river, numerous 4th of July activities, hot air balloons, and a popular sweet corn festival. Fall is the time for Tri-State Rodeo, an independent film festival, and an apple festival. Whatever time you visit Lee County youíll be sure to find something to do. Lewis and Clark Counties offer events one would typically expect of small rural Mid-America counties.
   
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