Rain Rain Go Away! We have gotten lots of rain this past month but that has not stopped our amazing guests from coming out and enjoying this beautiful area of Southern Illinois, You don’t need electricity to open a bottle of Wine! Coming May 1st is Blessing of the Bikes at Bald Knob Cross in Alto Pass. The Blessing is an awesome experience with almost 2000 bikes showing up…all motorcycles welcome, as are all modes of transportation. Prayer circles and bike blessings all day. May 7th and 8th Downtown Makanda will host it’s annual Springfest.  Springfest consists of over 40 craft vendors, 15 bands, 4 food vendors and lots of people from all over visiting the town.  Should be lots of fun, it always is- Check out our availability calendar to book suites for some of these events now before it’s too late!