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  • Astronomy at the Crossroads
    August 20, 2:00 PM
    There is more to the skies than just star gazing. This event will help you understand the science behind the Great American Eclipse. You will not want to miss this opportunity to learn more about the science and wonder b...
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  • Total Solar Eclipse at the Cape Girardeau Sportsplex
    August 21, 10:00 AM
    Watch the first total solar eclipse visible in Cape Girardeau since 1257 on Monday, August 21, 2017 from the Cape Sportsplex!  We'll have free t-shirts commemorating this celestial event for the first 200 attendees,...
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  • Total Solar Eclipse at the River Campus
    August 21, 10:00 AM
    Some River Campus activities may be subject to change.  Viewing activities at the River Campus are open to the public. You are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets and protective sun gear (i.e. hats, sunscree...
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  • Total Solar Eclipse at Houck Field
    August 21, 11:00 AM
    Activities are designed for the more than 4,000 K-12 school children and university students attending the event. This event is free and open to the public. Houck Field Activities 11:15am Doors Open Solar Eclipse Safety...
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  • Cape Riverfront Market
    September 2, 8:00 AM
    The Cape Riverfront Market runs every Saturday morning from May 4 - October 26, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the parking lot at 35 S. Spanish. The market includes seasonal vendors (every week) and additional daily ven...
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  • Labor Day at Fort D
    September 4, 9:00 AM
    Labor Day is typically a day of rest, but the soldiers and civilians at Fort D will be busy preparing for fall. Join local reenactors as they demonstrate rifle and cannon fire. New recruits interested in reenacting and g...
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  • Cape Farmer's Market
    September 7, 12:00 PM
    The Cape Farmer's Market takes place from 12 - 5 p.m. on Thursdays, April 13 - November 9, 2017 in West Park Mall's parking lot (enter from Mount Auburn Road).  Here you'll find locally grown vegetables and fruit, p...
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  • Tunes at Twilight: Chad Elliott
    September 8, 6:30 PM
    Tunes at Twilight is an award winning (and free!) outdoor concert series organized by Old Town Cape and held on Friday nights for 6 weeks in the spring (May 12, 19 and 26 and June 2, 9 and 16) and 6 weeks in the fall (Au...
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  • SEMO District Fair
    September 9, 12:00 AM
    Whether you're coming for the food, the live entertainment, the agricultural exhibits, or the classic midway experience, the SEMO District Fair offers fun and adventure for the whole family. The 2017 SEMO District Fair r...
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  • 40th Annual River Tales Classic Car Show
    September 17, 12:00 AM
    Don't miss hundreds of classic cars on display in historic downtown Cape Girardeau on September 17, 2017! ...
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