Skip to content


Holiday Christmas Festival Schedule

Saturday, December 7 10 a.m. — French croquignoles, free while they last, in the courtyard of the  Shaw House, Merchant and Second streets. 11 a.m. — Christmas Parade, downtown Ste. Genevieve. Noon — Lions Park Spectacular — Pictures with Santa Claus, shuttle rides around downtown every 15 minutes. Hot chocolate, hot dogs, and chili. Kids…

Read More

St. Mary, Kaskaskia Among Stops On Annual Christmas Country Church Tour

The 15th annual Christmas Country Church Tour, based in Perry County, features 38 rural churches, including Immaculate Conception in St. Mary for the first time and Immaculate Conception in Kaskaskia, Illinois, as well. The tour is set for 2 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, December 12, and Friday, December 13. It also includes stops in…

Read More

Annual Fourth Friday Art Walk Series Closes Out 11th Year This Friday

November 22 marks the final Fourth Friday Art Walk for 2019 in Ste. Genevieve, and a number of locations plan to end the season with something special. The art walk series is concluding its 11th year, extending one month longer than usual this year. Galleries and art spaces in downtown Ste. Genevieve will be open…

Read More

Historic Marker In Illinois To Be Re-Dedicated On Sunday

The historic marker that was placed at the Little Mary’s River Covered Bridge site in 2007 but has been missing will be re-dedicated this weekend. The Illinois State Historical Society and the Bowman Co. of reenactors were instrumental in researching the route of Lieutenant Colonel George Rogers Clark’s march from Fort Massac to Kaskaskia in…

Read More

Schedule Announced For June 2020 Cycling Event Riding Into Ste. Genevieve

Missouri Life magazine’s Big Bicycle Across Missouri (Big BAM) will in 2020 ride for the first time in Southeast Missouri. The sixth annual five-day recreational ride will be hosted by the following overnight towns: Poplar Bluff, Sikeston, Cape Girardeau, Perryville, Farmington and Ste. Genevieve. Riders will start on Monday, June 1, in Poplar Bluff and…

Read More