October in Southern Illinois

October has been our busiest month since opening, it’s been a blast!  There was SIU Homecoming, Color Fest, Vulture Fest this past weekend and Halloween coming up.  Vulture Fest went great.  There were 40 vendors with some really amazing talent.  I was back and...

The Vultures are here!

Today Saturday 17th, kicks off the ten year anniversary of Vulture Fest. Makanda’s last festival of the year. Every third weekend of October you can enjoy music on two different stages and over 15 bands, over 40 artisans crafts and amazing food! We are expecting...

What to do in Southern Illinois this Weekend?

So much going on right now-  The leaves are changing and despite the rain today it has been great weather!  SIU’s homecoming weekend starts this Fridayand the house is packed with SIU Alumni.  This weekend the Saluki’s are playing rivals ISU, should be a...