Thursday, June 13, 2019

Story Time! – Chick-fil-A (Green Mount Commons)

Belleville, IL – Eric Carle books are favorites here at Story Time! Join us for breakfast and popular Eric Carle books like the Very Hungry Caterpillar and The Grouchy Ladybug! Time: 9:00 – 10:00 AM

Sunset Yoga + Wine – Weingarten

Belleville, IL – We are thrilled to be heading back to the Weingarten! Join a Yoga Buzz Instructor for an hour-long, all-levels yoga class (beginners welcome) and stick around after for a glass of wine. Tickets are $15 and include yoga and a glass of house wine or sangria. If you work up an appetite, stay to order dinner and enjoy good company. Please note that the post-yoga glass of wine or sangria at this event is reserved for our guests ages 21+.
Time: 6:30 – 8:30PM

Painting on the Patio – Vintage Wine Bar

Waterloo, IL – Come welcome SUMMER with our Painting on the Patio Event!
Choose from any of our Words on Wood options or let us create a custom piece for your patio/porch! $5 voucher toward first glass of wine! Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM

Lego Club – Fairview Heights Public Library

Fairview Heights, IL – Fairview Heights Public Library will be hosting an event for all ages to build their own lego creation! There is no sign-up required. Time: 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Queen of Hearts Drawing – Catholic War Veterans 

Freeburg, IL – Freeburg, IL – The jackpot is currently at $159,203! There are 23 cards left! Food will be available from 4-8 PM. This event is open to the public. Tickets must be purchased before 7:40 PM. The drawing will begin at 8:00 PM. Time: 4:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Friday, June 14, 2019

Vinyasa Yoga Class – Scharf Farm

Millstadt, IL – This open-level Vinyasa yoga class is just like our regular vinyasa flow classes but discounted at $7. Class is held outdoors at Scharf Farm. Every Friday 8-9 am! Cash only & pay upon arrival. No reservations required. See you there! Time: 8:00 – 9:00 AM

Juggling Jeff – Metter Park

Columbia, IL – An interactive comedy show with high energy, improvisation, danger, suspense, ridiculousness, audience participation & more! Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.
Time: 10:30 – 11:30 AM.

Summer Concert Series (Kim Massie) – Eckert’s Farm

Belleville, IL – Our concerts take place every Friday & Saturday night from 7pm – 9pm at our Belleville Farm from Memorial Day through July 4th Weekend. The concerts are FREE and family friendly, we even have a spot for the kids to play while the concerts are going on. No outside food or drinks are allowed. We do have food and drinks available for purchase at our outdoor patio and our Country Store & Restaurant are open during the concert times as additional food and drink options. Dogs are allowed as long as they are on a leash. You might want to bring your own lawn chair as the provided tables and chairs tend to fill up fast! We can’t wait to see you!! Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Old Town Farmer’s Market – Downtown Belleville YMCA

Belleville, IL – Bellevilles Old Town Farmer’s Market will be held every Saturday from 7:30 AM – Noon. It features locally grown fruits and veggies, meats, homemade jams, flowers, and even dog treats! There will be live music by Tim Crosby starting at 9:00 AM. Time: 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Beer Trail Bash – Monroe County Courthouse Square

Waterloo, IL – Join 17 breweries on the Southern Illinois Beer Trail for their 2nd annual Beer Trail Bash Festival. Tickets are only $30 and can be purchased in advance via Brown Paper Tickets. Tickets include tastings, music, the chance to “meet the brewers”, a commemorative glass, and fun! Tickets are $35 the day of the festival (cash only the day of festival). Designated driver tickets are $5 in advance and $10 the day of the festival. We will have paper tickets available at select breweries soon! Click the link to order your tickets now! Time: 12:00 – 4:00 PM

Craft Beer Walk – Belleville Downtown Public Square 

Belleville, IL – Variety is the name of the game for the Craft Beer Walk which will bring creations from several breweries. The brew walk is fashioned after the Art and Wine Walk which means that when you buy a ticket, you’ll receive a map of each local business that’s offering samples downtown. Beers will be available in 1-3 oz samples. If food and brews aren’t enough to keep you entertained, there will also be live music at several locations playing throughout the day and a DJ spinning throughout the event as well. Time: 4:00 – 7:00 PM

Sunday, June 16, 2019

The Belleville Flea Market – Belle Clair Fairgrounds

Belleville, IL – Once a month we host the Belleville Flea Market (third full weekend of every month, year round).  The Belleville Flea Market is Southern Illinois’ Premier Indoor & Outdoor Market. With over 600 tables and 300-400 vendors, we get a wide range of antiques, collectibles, merchandise to see to the public. Time: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Father’s Day Brunch & Kinderfest – Hofbräuhaus

Belleville, IL – Celebrate dad at the Haus! We’re going to have a special brunch buffet featuring Bavarian favorites and more. Brunch includes a complimentary cocktail and is only $24.95 for adults. Along with the fantastic buffet, we’ll have fun for the whole family including live music, a balloon artist, facepainting, lawn games. Don’t miss this unique way to celebrate Father’s Day! Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Hops and Pops – Global Brew Tap House

O’Fallon, IL – We’re having a dad-stravaganza! Break out your knee socks and sandals and get to Global for a day of grilling and bad jokes galore. There will be a volunteer dad manning the grill on the patio starting at noon and we’ll be serving up burgers, brats, and hot dogs along with our usual kitchen fare. At 4p, the culmination of the day comes in the form of a best-dressed dad contest.  Click the link to see more information! Time: 12:00 – 7:00 PM

Music at Metter – Metter Park 

Columbia, IL – Outdoor Concerts in Metter Park take place every other Sunday in June and
July. Music fills the air as friends and family gather together to enjoy a relaxing evening in the
park. Community organizations grill bratwurst and hot dogs and also sell soda, water and
beer. Enjoy a variety of music and kick up your heels if you get the urge! Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Monday, June 17, 2019

June Summer Art Camp – Art Gecko Creative Studio

O’Fallon, IL – Feelin’ crafty? Come join us for a week of art!  Projects vary throughout the week and each week the projects are new and exciting.  Projects will not repeat. Click the link to view pricing and start time for each age group (6-9 yrs old, 10-16 yrs old).

Wine a Little Monday’s – Sunset Overlook

Columbia, IL – Chase the Monday Blue’s Away with $4 glasses of Seeker Riesling, Rose, Pinot Noir, Pinot Grigio & Chardonnay every Monday!! Time: 1:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Blood Drive – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital

O’Fallon, IL – St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, in conjunction with Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (MVRBC), is hosting a blood drive Tuesday, June 18. All attending the blood drive enter the Outpatient Entrance, noted with a blue “Outpatient” sign and follow signs to the conference room. Time: 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Open Paint – Courage&Grace

O’Fallon, IL – If you find yourself with some free time on Tuesday evenings & your home needs some decorating, come dig through our drawers and get creative! Our doors will also be open (as long as people come!) to purchase any of our pre-made pieces of art that we have in the shop! No registration needed — just bring your friends & show up! **Base price will be $30 per piece. What we have available will vary depending on season! First come, first served, & when we are full, we are full! Last Maker must start painting by 7:30 PM. No advanced registration available. Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Zumba + Wine – Weingarten

Belleville, IL – Summer fun is here and working out should be fun too! Join us for an all-levels Zumba class and sip on some sangria or wine of your choice after! $10 – Includes 1-hr class and glass of house wine, sangria or beer. Space is limited! Click the link to RSVP. Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Outside Concert – Cedarhurst

Shiloh, IL – Come on over and enjoy some beautiful summer weather while listening to some great music!  The Belleville Community Band will be playing outside at Cedarhurst of Shiloh located at 429 S. Main Street in Shiloh!  Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Kid’s Night! – 4204 Main St Brewing Company

Belleville, IL – A night just for the kids 🙂 Stop by the brewery and have fun with the little ones. Games, activities, meal specials, and more.Kid Night will typically be outside, in the beer garden and play ground. In the case of inclement weather, the event will be moved inside or canceled. Time: 5:00 – 8:00 PM



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