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Weekend Round Up: Friday March 28, Saturday March 29, Sunday March 30

We’ve rounded up what’s happening in Cape Girardeau on this last weekend in March!   Almost Maine is playing at the River Campus Friday, Saturday and Sunday and is comprised of 9 short plays exploring love and loss in a mythical town.   The Cape Girardeau Roller Girls have their first competitive bout of 2014 against the Mo-Kan Roller Girlz Saturday night at the Arena Building!  Main event starts at 6:30.  Tickets are $9 at the door and a portion of ticket sales will benefit Southeast Hospice.   ... Read More

Spotting Signs of Spring in Cape Girardeau

The first day of Spring was March 20th, and we are so excited about the change of seasons. Help us spot signs of springtime in Cape Girardeau!  Tag your springy pictures with #springtimeincg on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, or send them in via e-mail them to slane@visitcape.com, and we'll share your images of SPRING! Your #springtimeincg pictures could be a springy new flavor at your favorite coffee shop, a daffodil starting to bloom, trees greening up...whatever says "spring is here" to you. All entries sent in or tagged by ... Read More

Weekend Round Up: Friday March 21, Saturday March 22, Sunday March 23

Here's the scoop on this weekend in Cape Girardeau! Cape Comic Con is happening all weekend long at the Arena Building and includes costume contests, artist panels and a stellar line-up of speakers. Enjoy a night on the town with Live Entertainment at the Lone Wolf, inside Isle Casino Cape Girardeau.  Paragon plays Friday, and Tungsten Groove takes the stage on Saturday.  Both shows start at 8 p.m. and wrap up at 1 a.m.  Shows are free!   Check out over 100 exhibits with everything you need to upgrade your hom... Read More

Relax + Recharge in Cape Girardeau

With nightlife, live entertainment, 120+ dining options, wineries, spas and more, you’ll have a chance to relax and recharge those depleted batteries with an adults-only getaway to Cape Girardeau! Local wineries are dotted throughout the countryside in Cape Girardeau county.  Each offers a little something special, like the live music on the deck overlooking Apple Creek at Apple Creek Vineyard and Winery and the tallest outdoor wood-fired pizza oven in the state at Steele Crest Winery.  An afternoon spent on a deck or ter... Read More

Weekend Round Up: Friday March 14, Saturday March 15, Sunday March 16

Happy Weekend!  In case you’re on the hunt for something fun to do, this is what’s going on in Cape Girardeau: You never know when knowing how to use historic pump drills, how to work cordage and make tools from cane will come in handy...when the zombies rise up?  Cover all your bases at the Nature Center’s Primitive Skills program on Saturday from 1-3!   Switch up your dinner routine with new recipes and techniques from the Taste of Home Cooking Show Experience at the Isle Casino Cape Girardeau even... Read More

7 Reasons to Experience Public Art in Cape Girardeau

Discover public art in Cape Girardeau on Friday, April 4th, when the city’s first public art outdoor exhibition is unveiled!  Here are seven reasons why you should take a stroll down Broadway to experience Cape Girardeau’s Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition: 1.  “Splintering” by Beth Nybeck, who lives in Kansas City and is living her dream creating large- and small-scale metal sculptures.  She’s no stranger to public art and has pieces in parks, airports, cities and college campuses. Nybeck’s ... Read More

Come Play in Cape Girardeau: Isle Casino Cape Girardeau

Isle Casino Cape Girardeau is a state of the art gaming and entertainment destination located downtown and boasts over 900 slots, 21 exciting table games, 7 live action poker, 5 restaurants, live entertainment and a breathtaking view of the Mississippi River.  Lyle Randolph, the vice president and general manager of Isle Casino Cape Girardeau, sat down to visit with us to tell us more!   A Southeast Missouri native, Lyle Randolph is excited to be working in Cape Girardeau.  Lyle is a Mizzou graduate and began his career in... Read More

Weekend Round Up: Friday March 7, Saturday March 8, Sunday March 9

Looking for something to do this weekend?  Look no further! The Cousin Carl Farm Show is here this weekend, and admission is free!  Stop by Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. both days to enjoy a tractor parade, an antique tractor pull and display, a farm toy show and more. First Friday with the Arts will be hopping from 5 - 9 p.m. Friday night with the newest in the Cape Girardeau art scene.     Free live entertainment is happening at Isle Casino Cape Girardeau both Friday and Saturday nights! Bring the supe... Read More

Snowy Hike

I love sharing pictures of Cape Girardeau with folks, and I could always use some more snow pictures; especially snowy pictures with the pretty blue sky we had yesterday!  I headed out to capture a wintry Cape Girardeau and ended up at White Oak Trace, my favorite right-in-the-middle-of-town-yet-away-from-it-all spot.  This trail serves up the best of every season, and I find myself smitten with it all over again every time I go.  White Oak Trace is a gravel trail that runs between the Cape LaCroix Recreation Trail and the Cape... Read More
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