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It's time to celebrate Independence Day with family, barbecues, fireworks, and fun! We’ve got a full listing of all 2016 Fourth of July events in our area!

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Alto Vineyards, in partnership with The Angelina Foundation, and Shawnee Shuttle, are hosting a very special event this weekend with the Dawg Daze of Summer Super Shelter Spectacular.

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The Summer Arts Festival is coming to the Cape River Campus once again, offering a full…

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After bursting in popularity along the east and west coast, escape rooms have found their…

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Several summer concert series take place in the region every summer, inviting the…

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Get your feet off the ground and your head in the clouds - RE/MAX Plus Realty and the…

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We’ve covered the basics, but there are still several culture-themed restaurants right…

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It’s vacation season - a chance to get away and relax, but with costs, long drives, and…

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Let’s face it, nothing beats tacos, but if you’re willing to take it a step further,…

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The stars align once again for one of the area's hidden gems. Art, music, and nature come…

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It’s more than spaghetti and meatballs, Italian cuisine brings to mind fragrant wines,…

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The Home Brew Block Party in Perryville, Missouri is celebrating its third year of…

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For a taste of the Mediterranean there are plenty of Greek restaurants in the area.…

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Midwest springs too quickly turn to hot summers, so while the temperatures are still…

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A taste of the Oriental isn’t just Chinese takeout. In Cape Girardeau and Carbondale…

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In preperation for Free Comic Book Day, coming nationally on May 7, we’re taking a look…

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Visit Bollinger County for Independence Day Weekend and enjoy outdoor fun, lawn mower races, fireworks,…

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The Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department is participating in the ‘World’s Largest Swimming Lesson.’ Each…

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Big top tents have been popping up all over town, the first sign of the coming Fourth of July. Firework sales…

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The Lazy L Safari Park will be holding a special event on Saturday, June 25, 2016. The Zoofest Gold Rush…

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Celebrate National Pollinator and Insect Week at the Bollinger County Museum of Natural History on…

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LGBT +: Ally and Advocate Alliance is hosting a candlelight vigil in Capaha Park, today, June 15, at 8 p.m. This…

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Burrito-Ville continues it’s #GiveBackToCape fundraiser with an event to help the Cape Girardeau Police…

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 WSIU Public Television, a public media station of Southern Illinois University (SIU) Carbondale, will…

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Community theatre group ‘Acting Out!’ Will be hosting a TNT fireworks tent in front of Wal-Mart in uptown Cape…

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Cape Girardeau is proud to host the second ‘Great American Fourth of July Fireworks on the River.’ This year’s…

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United Way of Southeast Missouri is proud to announce and welcome both Donna Noe and Kristin Funderburk…

PBS NewsHour co-anchor and managing editor Gwen Ifill will sit down for an exclusive interview with President Barack…

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The Cape Girardeau Community Gardens is hosting the Cape Marketeers Club at the Shawnee Park…

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Two local performers have been nominated for a Josie Music Award in the Rock/Classic Rock/Soft Rock category. Both…

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Carbondale, Illinois is finally opening their very own water park - Super Splash Park - to the public this…

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