Free Events, Festivals

Pere Marquette Rendezvous

When: Sat., Sept. 9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 10, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 2017

Step back in time to the days when frontier fur trappers met with fur traders and buyers during this reenactment festival at Pere Marquette State Park. There will be period demonstrations, black powder and longbow shoots, camp music and food common to days on the Illinois frontier. Admission is free and the public is welcome! For more information please call the Pere Marquette State Park Visitors Center at 618-786-3323.