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  • Fort D Days Memorial Day Weekend Timeline
    May 28, 9:00 AM
    First observed after the end of the Civil War, Memorial Day honors the memory of U. S. soldiers who have died in military service. Local re-enactors will honor the memory of veterans past and present with displays, artil...
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  • Historic Games at Bollinger Mill
    May 28, 9:00 AM
    Step back in time to enjoy a morning of historic games such as checkers, cornhole, graces and more! This program is free. For more information, please call 573-243-4591. Event times: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. 113 Bollinger Mill...
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  • Cape Riverfront Market
    June 11, 8:00 AM
    The Cape Riverfront Market runs every Saturday morning between May 7 and October 29, 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 vend...
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  • River Campus Summer Arts Festival
    June 18, 10:00 AM
    Arts lovers’ dreams come to life when Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus transforms a lazy day of summer into grounds sprawling with live music, dance, theatre performances, magic and visual a...
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  • Fort D Days Fourth at the Fort!
    July 4, 9:00 AM
    The soldiers of Fort D were very patriotic. At the national holiday, they would celebrate by firing their rifles and cannon and flying their flags proudly. Come join with us as we celebrate the birth of our nation....
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  • Turtle Mania
    July 23, 1:00 PM
    Join us for a turtle-tastic time! Shelled, clawed and scaled, turtles are some of the oldest creatures on earth. Stop by to learn about the species in our state and how these unusual beings survive. We'll have turtle-the...
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  • Cape Riverfront Market
    August 13, 8:00 AM
    The Cape Riverfront Market runs every Saturday morning between May 7 and October 29, 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 vend...
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  • The Buzz about Pollinators
    August 27, 9:00 AM
    What do bees, flies, hummingbirds and some beetles have in common? They're all pollinators! We'll have pollinator displays, crafts and activities for all ages. Learn how you can help these busy beasts with a pollinator p...
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  • Fort D Days Fall Muster Labor Day
    September 5, 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. New recruits and public welcome!...
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  • Race of the Century
    September 14, 3:00 PM
    100 motorcycles manufactured before 1917 from all around the world are making their way on a 3400 mile trek across the U.S., and they are making an overnight stop in Cape Girardeau on Wednesday, September 14!  The R...
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