What's Happening in #ILSOUTH this Weekend: April 26-28
Posted on 04/24/2019 by Tamber Wade
It’s almost May, but that does not mean the fun in April stops! Find your adventure this weekend with these HOT events that are going on across our regions:
Midwest Pro Mod & Super Chevy Show – April 26-28 – WWT Raceway at Gateway, Madison
Rev up your engines and experience this combo event at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway, home of NASCAR, INDYCAR, and NHRA. Featuring Midwest Pro Mods, all-Chevrolet Mirror Finish car show, heads-up hootenanny and bracket racing, this event is guaranteed to thrill any motorhead across the land.
7th Annual Smok’n in the Park Barbeque Competition – April 26-27 – Turner Park, Smithton
In need of some grub off the grill? The Smithton Fire Company is turning up the heat with their annual “Lucky” seventh annual. Bring your family for lots of fun, great music, and finger-lickin' BBQ, or if you’re a griller, join the competition for total prize money of $7,000!
Spamalot – April 26-28; May 3-5 – Avon Theater, Breese
The Clinton County Showcase sure knows how to put on a show! This week’s Monty Pythons and the Holy Grail’s Spamalot is the featured Show at the Avon Theater. Bring your laughs, chuckles, and ticket to this comedic retelling of the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table. Doors open at 7:30 P, and show starts at 8 P.
Rest Up RV Park Grand Opening and Open House – April 27 – Rest Up RV Park and Corral, Grayville
Benefit the Little Wabash Fire Protection District with the grand opening of Rest Up RV Park and Corral! All the fun begins with cornhole tournaments, live local music, bouncy houses, dunking booths, vendors, and more. Also, get in on the camping and cabin rentals all weekend.
Rotten Egg Hunt –April 26 – Bolm-Schunhkraft City Park, Columbia
Easter may be over, but the egg hunts are still going in Columbia! Join this year’s Adult Rotten Egg Hunt for deals, prizes, and more. Bring your own bag, and food and drinks will be available for sale. Hunt begins at 8 P. Adults only, so leave the family at home!
Illinois Ranch Horse Show –April 26-28 – Du Quoin Fairgrounds, Du Quoin
This weekend is the Spring into Spring Show! Ride honoring the Western Heritage of the American Cowboy in a family-friendly atmosphere.
Home Brew & Music Walk - April 27 - Downtown Belleville
Have a love of Home Brewing Beer to those with a love of Music? Sample beer from 4-7 p on Belleville Main Street and stroll downtown listening to local musicians and more. Be sure to vote for your favorite beer! Make sure to check out the 4204 Distribution's Ale Fest happening from 12-4p!
For more information on these events, visit our Events Page.