This is the largest prehistoric Indian city north of Mexico. Climb Monk’s Mound, see the film and lifesize village. Don’t miss annual events that focus on Native American culture. Cahokia Mounds is located on the Historic National Road.
CARD is a recreation district featuring six parks, Arlington Greens Golf Course, Splash City Water Park, The Jaycee Sports Complex, and Willoughby Heritage Farm.
Connecting to Edwardsville Township Park, Miner’s Park and the Lewis & Clark College in Edwardsville, this 14-mile asphalt/limestone trail begins at Longfellow Ave. in Edwardsville and ends in Pontoon Beach.
A variety of “prototype spirits” are made here including vodka, moonshine, whiskey, gin and rum. Tours of the facility are an interesting way to see how it’s all done. Don’t miss the retail area and tasting room (21+ only to taste or buy alcohol). Make your tour reservation in advance Thursday – Saturday noon – 8 pm.
Surfing in Illinois? Yes! The FlowRider creates a perfect wave for surfing and body boarding. Water slides, a lap pool, the lazy river, a sand play area, and “Monsoon Mountain” make for a family adventure.
The 50,000 sq. ft. of flexible space can accommodate groups of 20 to 4,000 for meetings, conventions, tradeshows and receptions. Gateway is located only 11 miles from downtown St. Louis accessible by I-55/70. More than 800 rooms and 30 restaurants are nearby.
This full service hotel features luxurious guest rooms, a delicious menu at Porter’s Steakhouse and is the recipient of 2013 & 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award.
Enjoy friendly service and feel at home in a clean and comfortable guest room. You’ll stay connected with free WiFi in every guest room and start your day right with Hampton’s Free Hot Breakfast.
The Jaycee Sports Complex is home to 12 ball fields (six are lighted). The 17 acre park also holds a football field, five non-lighted soccer fields and one lighted. There are two concession stands on the property as well as restrooms.