Busy weekend events listing

Thursday, September 23, 2004

Region's busy weekend


What: East Perry Community Fair

When: From 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday

Where: Altenburg, Mo.

Info: (573) 824-5827

What: City of Roses Music Festival

When: 5 to 10 p.m. Friday and 12 to 10 p.m. Saturday

Where: Water Street in Cape Girardeau

What: Pioneer Days

When: Starts 6 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

Where: Marquand Historical Park on Route A in Marquand, Mo.

What: Commerce Floodfest

When: 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday

Where: Commerce City Park in Commerce, Mo.

Info: 264-3900

What: Musician Keith Sykes performs

When: 7 p.m.

Where: University Center Ballroom at Southeast Missouri State University

Info: 651-2514.


What: Bark in the Park, sponsored by the Humance Society of Southeast Missouri

When: 9 a.m.

Where: Capaha Park in Cape Girardeau

Info: 334-5837

What: Southeast Missouri March of Dimes Bikers for Babies fundraiser

When: Registration begins at 9 a.m., riders take off at 11 a.m.

Where: Starts at Cape Girardeau's River Eagle Distributing at 2346 Rust Ave.

Info: 651-6033

What: 15th annual Fort Kaskaskia Traditional Music Festival

When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 12 to 6 p.m. Sunday

Where: Fort Kaskaskia Historic Site, six miles north of Chester, Ill., on Highway 3.

Info: (618) 654-35381 ot (618) 632-1384

What: Illmo Centennial Celebration

When: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where: Schock Community Arts Center and Hawthorne Senior Park in Scott City

Info: 264-3187

What: Crab and BBQ Festival

When: 3 to 7 p.m.

Where: Alto Vineyard in Alto Pass, Ill.

Info: (618) 893-4898


What: 24th City of Roses Half Marathon

When: Power walking and non-competitive running starts at 6 a.m. and competitive running starts at 7 a.m.

Where: Arena Park in Cape Girardeau

Info: 243-1931 or 334-4053

What: 8th annual Cape Shrine Club Poker Run; a 96-mile motorcycle run whose proceeds go to the Shriners Children's Hospitals.

When: Registration at 11:30 a.m., prizes awarded at 4 p.m.

Where: Starts at the parking lot across from Hutson's Fine Furniture at 43 S. Main St. in Cape Girardeau

Info: 335-1485

What: Begining of the Sundays at Three chamber music series offered by the Department of Music at Southeast Missouri State University.

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Old St. Vincent's Church in Cape Girardeau

Info: 651-2265

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