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Aug 21, 2017
2017 Eclipse

Dec 31, 2012
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

Dec 7, 2012
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

Nov 23, 2012 - Nov 25, 2012
Holiday House at Magnolia Manor
From 1-4:00PM

Nov 17, 2012
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

Nov 10, 2012
Levee Footrace
Held the 2nd Saturday every November. The oldest footrace in Southern Illinois. 5,000 and 10,000 meter run on the Mississippi River Levee. Long sleeve t-shirt to all entrants, awards to winners. Entry fee.

Oct 27, 2012
Tour de Shawnee Bike Ride
The Fourth Annual Tour de Shawnee bike ride has a scheduled start time of 8:00AM in Olive Branch, IL on Saturday, October 27, 2012! Join the Best Little Ride in the Midwest!

Oct 8, 2012
Cache River Wetland Guided Hikes
10:00AM at Heron Pond Trail Head and 2:00PM at Wildcat Bluff Trail Head and Little Black Slough Nature

Oct 7, 2012
Annual Custom & Classic Car Show

Oct 6, 2012
Fall Festival in Vienna Park
Carnival, games, contests and parade.

Sep 29, 2012
Grand Chain Day
Festival from 10AM-4PM with food, local crafts and vendors, music and entertainment, children's activities, antique tractor and car show, parade on Main Street at 2PM.

Sep 15, 2012
The 6th Annual Olmsted Catfish Days Festival
From 8-4PM. Parade, live music, flea market/yard sales, food (catfish), kids games and amusements.

Sep 9, 2012
Fall Mushroom Hike
From 1-3PM. Join Joe McFarland, local author of Wild Mushrooms of Illinois, for a presentation on common mushrooms found in Illinois. After the presentation, there will be a guided hike to forage for wild mushrooms.

Sep 8, 2012 - Sep 9, 2012
Cache River Days
Beauty pageant, arts and crafts, flea market, yard sales, parade, softball tournament, BBQ and music.

Sep 3, 2012
Horseshoe Lake Labor Day Celebration
From 6:30AM, pancake breakfast, 10-4 BBQ, music all day, games, prizes, crafts and bake sale.

Sep 1, 2012
The 6th Annual Fishermen's Bluff Pro/Am Catfish Tournament
More than $1,900 in prize money awarded. From 5:30AM to 4:00PM.

Aug 25, 2012
Cold-blooded Creatures of the Cache
From 1-4PM. This is your opportunity to experience an up close and personal interaction with reptiles native to the southernmost Illinois region!

Aug 12, 2012 - Aug 18, 2012
Pulaski County Fair

Jul 17, 2012
Winged Wonders: Dragonfiles of the Cache
From 10-11:30. Did you know that there are more than 45 species of dragonflies in Southern Illinois? Join naturalists, Martha and John Schwegman to learn about these winged wonders.

Jul 16, 2012 - Jul 19, 2012
Alexander, Johnson, Pulaski, Massac or Union County youth in the 7th, 8th or 9th grade and have an interest in starting a business are invited to apply.

Jul 14, 2012
Magnolia Manor Bridge Luncheon
Luncheon and house tour, $20. Call for reservations and to save a bridge spot.

Jul 4, 2012
Freedom Fest
Car show registration starts at 9AM and show from 11-3, Parade at 4. Music, entertainment, BBQ, other food. Fireworks at 9.

Jun 16, 2012
Music in the Cache
From 1-3PM. Music is everywhere you look, or rather hear. Frogs and birds sing in the swamps and forests. We will listen to nature's melodies on a hike and create our own compositions through guided activities. So tune up, it's time to shake, rattl

Jun 5, 2012
Magnolia Manor Luncheon
Luncheon and house tour, $20. Call for reservations.

May 26, 2012
Memorial Day Service at Mound City National Cemetary
At 10AM - This elaborate service consists of the National Anthem, Pledge of Allegiance, lowering of the flag, invocation, Civil War re-enactors, guest speakers, Laying of the Wreath, Benediction, rifle and canon salute and Taps.

May 26, 2012
Strawberry Day
Starts at 7AM with pancake breakfast, followed with a 5K run, a flea market, car show and children's games.

May 26, 2012
Tree Talk and Spring Walk!
From 1-3PM. Study basic tree identification and study their intrinsic value to the Cache and their importance to our everyday lives.

May 19, 2012
The Annual Tunnel Hill Road and Goreville City Wide Yard Sale

May 12, 2012
Cache River Nature Fest
Cache River Wetlands Center
Live music, activities, food and fun! 8-4PM

May 1, 2012
Magnolia Manor Luncheon
Luncheon and house tour, $20. Call for reservation.

Apr 21, 2012
Wetland Flower Garden-Go Native!
Cache River Wetlands Center
From 1-3 at the Cache River Wetlands Center. Explore the variety of native flowering and non-flowering plants suited for a wetland garden.

Apr 3, 2012
Magnolia Manor Luncheon
Luncheon and house tour, $20. Call for reservations.

Mar 17, 2012
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
Hooray for Homicide, 7PM. $35

Mar 17, 2012
Pollinators: Not Just Honey Bees
Cache River Wetlands Center
Join us to learn about the 'workers,' besides honey bees that help grow our food and bring flowers to our landscape.

Feb 19, 2012
Mardi Gras Brunch
Make reservations today for brunch, live entertainment and house tour at the historic Magnolia Manor in Cairo; $20

Feb 18, 2012
Home, Sweet Home!
Cache River Wetlands Center
Discover the differences in nest construction for and by different bird species and how to identify species by the nest you see. Learn to building nesting boxes. At 3:30 at the Cache River Wetlands Center.

Feb 17, 2012
Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
The Hitchcock Homicide at 7PM; $35;

Feb 4, 2012
Bird Watching at Bellrose Waterfowl Reserve
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Join a guided bird watching expedition from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. on February 4 at the Bellrose Waterfowl Reserve.

Nov 25, 2011 - Dec 11, 2011
Holiday House at Magnolia Manor

Oct 22, 2011
Tour de Shawnee
SIDEZ and Alexander County Tourism
100-62-45-30-15 mile rides originating in Olive Branch, Illinois and winding through Horseshoe Lake and the Shawnee National Forest. Ride starts at 8AM. $25/person by October 9. Sign up at

Oct 7, 2011 - Oct 8, 2011
Riverboat Days

Oct 6, 2011 - Oct 8, 2011
Fall Festival

Oct 2, 2011
Annual Custom & Classic Car Show

Sep 24, 2011
Grand Chain Day
Grand Chain Day held on the last Saturday in September!

Sep 5, 2011
Cache River Days

Sep 5, 2011
Olive Branch Labor Day Festival
Come join us on Labor Day in Olive Branch! Kick off with a pancake breakfast at 6AM. BBQ for lunch. Drawing at 4PM. Entertainment. Vendors.

Aug 27, 2011
Cold-Blooded Creatures of the Cache

Aug 20, 2011
Pantry Party in the Park
Come to the Pantry Party in Tamms Park from noon-6PM on Saturday, August 20! Children's games, food, entertainment. Help us raise funds to fight hunger!

Aug 14, 2011 - Aug 20, 2011
Pulaksi County Fair

Jul 16, 2011 - Jul 17, 2011
A Mitford Tea Party!
Nancy Gunn
You're invited to a Mitford Tea Party based on the "Mitford" series of books by Jan Karon to be held at historic St. Anne's Church in Anna, Illinois! Refreshments, entertainment, attic sale. $10/person. Call 618-833-4307 for reservations.

Jul 16, 2011
Magnolia Manor Bridge Luncheon

Jun 18, 2011
Benefit for Andrew McKinney
Kelly Reynolds
Live Entertainment, Live Auction, Local Vendors, Vollyball and Horseshoe Tournaments, Games and Inflatables for kids, Door Prizes, 50/50 Raffle; From 1PM to 11PM on June 18 at Shawnee Winery in Vienna, IL

Jun 7, 2011
Magnolia Manor Luncheon

Jun 4, 2011
Country Quilts & Memories
Evelyn Caldwell
Country quilts and memories will be the theme presented at Egyptian School from 9-3 on June 4, 2011. An assortment of vendors, displays and activities will available. $10 donation with lunch at noon, included. Prizes awarded at 2PM.

Jun 4, 2011
Taste of Tunnel Hill Bike Ride
Alexander, Johnson and Pulaski counties are working together on the Taste of Tunnel Hill on Saturday, June 4th. Ride on the IDNR maintained Tunnel Hill State Trail,a scenic bike ride on a 28-mile section of road from Vienna to Belknap.

May 28, 2011
Memorial Day Service

Apr 30, 2011
Cache River Nature Fest

Apr 30, 2011
Land Between The Rivers Photo Exhibit
Southern Illinois University photography students exhibit photos from Johnson, Pulaski and Alexander counties.

Mar 19, 2011
The Spy Who Killed Me
An evening of interactive entertainment! $35/person. Wine tasting at 5PM, dinner and show at 6:00PM and a silent auction from 5:00-9:00PM. All proceeds benefit Pulaski County Development Association.