Holiday events in the Heartland 2014 - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Holiday events in the Heartland 2014

  • Related LinksMore>>

  • Student Santas to serve meal on Christmas Day in Cape Girardeau

    Student Santas to serve meal on Christmas Day in Cape Girardeau

    Wednesday, December 17 2014 4:03 PM EST2014-12-17 21:03:55 GMT
    Wednesday, December 17 2014 7:56 PM EST2014-12-18 00:56:37 GMT
    Something new is in the works for Christmas Day in Cape Girardeau.Organizers from the Student Santas group are hosting a meal for those in need.
    Something new is in the works for Christmas Day in Cape Girardeau.Organizers from the Student Santas group are hosting a meal for those in need.
  • WEB EXTRA: Cape Girardeau's Christmas House

    WEB EXTRA: Cape Girardeau's Christmas House

    Tuesday, December 16 2014 9:23 PM EST2014-12-17 02:23:34 GMT
    Thursday, December 18 2014 2:00 AM EST2014-12-18 07:00:08 GMT
    Some time after Thanksgiving you'll start to see the twinkle of Christmas lights on rooftops, decked out trees in windows and nativity scenes on front lawns. One house in Cape Girardeau, Missouri is on a whole other level.
    Some time after Thanksgiving you'll start to see the twinkle of Christmas lights on rooftops, decked out trees in windows and nativity scenes on front lawns. One house in Cape Girardeau, Missouri is on a whole other level.
  • Jackson, MO church puts on Heartland's only indoor light show

    Jackson, MO church puts on Heartland's only indoor light show

    Thursday, December 4 2014 11:44 PM EST2014-12-05 04:44:20 GMT
    Friday, December 5 2014 11:01 AM EST2014-12-05 16:01:36 GMT
    Crossroads Church in Jackson, Missouri held a dress rehearsal on Thursday evening for its 3rd annual Christmas light show.
    Crossroads Church in Jackson, Missouri held a dress rehearsal on Thursday evening for its 3rd annual Christmas light show.
  • Holiday Home Tour 2014 scheduled for Dec. 6

    Holiday Home Tour 2014 scheduled for Dec. 6

    Thursday, December 4 2014 9:14 AM EST2014-12-04 14:14:55 GMT
    Friday, December 5 2014 6:00 AM EST2014-12-05 11:00:17 GMT
    christmas lights2.jpgchristmas lights2.jpg
    The 27th Annual Holiday Home Tour is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    The 27th Annual Holiday Home Tour is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(KFVS) - Here is a list of holiday events across the Heartland. Email news@kfvs12.com to have an event added to the list.

Missouri

The Bollinger County Museum of Natural History in Marble Hill will host an afternoon of dinosaurs and fun on Saturday, Dec. 27. They say the Lego Building Room will be open from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday only. All children from toddlers to teens are invited to play and build with Lego bricks. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

The museum will be closed on Dec. 25 for the Christmas holiday, but will be open on Friday, Dec. 26 and Saturday, Dec. 27 from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information, you can call 573-238-1174.

Adam Rister has decorated his home at 315 Helen Avenue in Chaffee to spread holiday cheer to the community! You can stop by and look for free but goodwill donations are being accepted for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. 

The 22nd Annual Festival of Lights Christmas Auto Tour begins Nov. 28 at Wappapello Lake. The event will take place in the east Redman Creek Campground located on Highway T will be open nightly from Dec. 19 to Dec. 28. In case of bad weather call 573-222-8233. 

Illinois

The Du Quoin Tourism Commission will be hosting the Holiday Lights Fair featuring over one million lights in a 3 mile drive-thru, with 30 major exhibits of over $400,000 in displays. Click here for more information.

Copyright 2014 KFVS. All rights reserved.
  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Cape Girardeau Co., MO leaders hold town hall meeting

    Cape Girardeau Co., MO leaders hold town hall meeting

    Thursday, January 18 2018 11:38 PM EST2018-01-19 04:38:12 GMT
    (Source: Stock image/Pixabay)(Source: Stock image/Pixabay)

    Leaders from Cape Girardeau County will be available to answer questions in a town hall meeting. 

    Leaders from Cape Girardeau County will be available to answer questions in a town hall meeting. 

  • MO schools depart from No Child Left Behind, look toward new plan

    MO schools depart from No Child Left Behind, look toward new plan

    Thursday, January 18 2018 9:17 PM EST2018-01-19 02:17:08 GMT
    No Child Left Behind was replaced in December (Source: KFVS)No Child Left Behind was replaced in December (Source: KFVS)

    No Child Left Behind was replaced in December 2015 with the Every Student Succeeds Act, and educational leaders in southeast Missouri are optimistic about transitioning to the new law in Fall 2018.

    No Child Left Behind was replaced in December 2015 with the Every Student Succeeds Act, and educational leaders in southeast Missouri are optimistic about transitioning to the new law in Fall 2018.

  • Structure fire in Cape Girardeau County, MO

    Structure fire in Cape Girardeau County, MO

    Thursday, January 18 2018 9:02 PM EST2018-01-19 02:02:06 GMT
    (Source: viewer submitted)(Source: viewer submitted)

    Whitewater Fire Department is fighting a structure fire off of Hwy. U and Diamond Lane in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri. 

    Whitewater Fire Department is fighting a structure fire off of Hwy. U and Diamond Lane in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri. 

Powered by Frankly