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Green Gift Bazaar on Saturday

ALTON – The Three Rivers Project of the Sierra Club Illinois and Alton Main Street are hosting the 20th Annual Green Gift Bazaar on November 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at two Alton locations: Jacoby Arts Center (627 E. Broadway ) and Post Commons (300 Alby St.).

The event allows people to shop at locally owned retailers, restaurants and ‘green’ businesses ahead of the holiday season.

Here’s what else is happening in the area:

FRIDAY 25 NOVEMBER

• Christmas Wonderland: 6pm-9pm, Rock Spring Park, 2100 College Ave., Alton.

• Bethalto Christmas Village: 5pm-9pm, Bethalto Arboretum, E. Central St., Bethalto

• Grafton Christmas Tree Lighting: 5:30pm, The Grove Memorial Park, Corner of Market and Main Streets, Grafton.

Rink open: 5pm-10pm, The Loading Dock, 401 E. Front St., Grafton

• Kooliverse Couture Night: 6pm, The Conservatory, 554 E Broadway, Alton.

• Worth the Fight: 9:00pm – 1:00am, 3rd Chute Bar and Grill, 2204 Fosterburg Road, Alton.

• Nate Sickmeier and Co.: 2-6 p.m., Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• Crossed the Line: 7:30-11:30 p.m., Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• East Alton History Museum Open: 1pm-4pm, East Alton History Museum, 119 N Main St., East Alton.

• Matt Taul: 7-10 p.m., Bakers and Hale, 7120 Montclair Ave., Godfrey.

• Cahokia Mounds Annual Holiday Market: 9:00 am, Gateway Convention Center, 1 Gateway Drive, Collinsville.

• Silver Bullet STL: 7 p.m., The Wildey Theater, 252 N Main St., Edwardsville.

• Jimmy Strickland: 2-5 p.m., Recess Brewing, 307 N. Main St., Edwardsville

• Musicology: 7pm-10pm, 1818 Chophouse, 6170 Bennett Drive Suite A, Edwardsville.

• Legion Fish Fry: 11am-8pm, Edwardsville American Legion Post 199, 58 South State Rt. 157, Edwardsville.

• Flipside Light: 8:00 p.m., Jacobsmeyer’s Tavern, 2401 Edwards St., Granite City.

• Money Shot: 8pm to midnight, Patrick’s Bar and Grill, 2900 Nameoki Road, Granite City.

• Strings and Keys: 7pm-11pm, Hooch and Sixteen’s Bar, 1511 Pontoon Road, Granite City.

• Flipside Light: 7:30 p.m., Pavia’s Place, 2265 Madison Ave., Granite City.

• For information on Al-Anon meetings, call 618-463-2429. To find other helpful meetings, visit SIAFG.org and District-18.org.

SATURDAY 26 NOVEMBER

• Christmas Wonderland: 5pm-9pm, Rock Spring Park, 2100 College Ave., Alton.

• Great River Road Race 2022: 10am, Great River Road, Alton.

• Green Gift Bazaar 2022: 10 am, Jacoby Arts Center (627 E. Broadway) and Post Commons (300 Alby St.)

• Holiday Cheers Market: 11:30am-3:30pm, The Old Bakery Beer Company, 400 Landmarks Blvd., Alton.

• Grinch Mini Shooting: 3:00 p.m., Gordon Moore Park, 4550 College Ave., Alton.

• Small Business Saturday: Noon-4pm, River Bend Yoga, 100 W. 3rd St., Alton.

• Meet Elsa and Anna: 11am-1pm, The Grapevine of Alton, 2 W. Broadway, Alton.

• 105.7 The Point Blood Drive: 9am-3pm, Ted’s Motorcycle World, 4103 Humbert Road, Alton.

• Krispy Kreme Fundraiser: 7:00 am, Franklin Lodge #25 AF&AM, 1513 Washington Ave., Alton.

• Brad Welker and Co.: 2pm-6pm, Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• Crossed the Line: 7:30-11:30 p.m., Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• Jerseyville Downtown Country Christmas Festival 2022: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm, City Center Park, 120 E. Pearl St, Jerseyville.

• Maryville Farmer’s Winter Market: 4pm-7pm, Maryville Heritage Museum, 128 E. Zupan St., Maryville.

• Village Winter Market: 4pm-7pm, Firemans Park, 300 N. Donk Ave., Maryville.

• Cahokia Mounds Annual Holiday Market: 9:00 am, Gateway Convention Center, 1 Gateway Drive, Collinsville.

• Great Train Show: 10 am, Gateway Convention Center, 1 Gateway Drive, Collinsville.

• Santa Claus Comes to Krueger’s Orchard: 10am-2:30pm, Krueger’s Orchard, 2914 Airport Road, Godfrey.

• Worth The Fight: 7:00pm, Roper’s Regal Beagle Sports Bar and Grill, 3043 Godfrey Road, Godfrey.

• Rogers and Nienhaus: 7pm-11pm, Bakers and Hale, 7120 Montclair Ave, Godfrey.

• Teen Hangou: 3 p.m., Glen Carbon Library, 198 S. Main St., Glen Carbon.

• Pajama Storytime: 6:30 p.m., Glen Carbon Library, 198 S. Main St., Glen Carbon.

• East Alton History Museum Open: 10am-1pm, East Alton History Museum, 119 N. Main St., East Alton.

• Eastbound: 8:00 pm, The Wildey Theater, 252 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Christmas Candlelight Tours: 5pm-8pm, 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House, 409 S. Buchanan St., Edwardsville.

• Mike Keller and the Greater Good: 5-8 p.m., The Stagger Inn Again, 104 E. Vandalia St., Edwardsville.

• Against the Grain: A Comedy Show: 8 p.m., Recess Brewing, 307 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Soulshine Groove: 6-9 p.m., Big Daddy’s Edwardsville, 132 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Dave Horton: 2-5 p.m., Foundry Public House, 126 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Scruffy-Looking Nerf Herder: 7pm-10pm, Paddy Mc’ds 5528 Maryville Road, Granite City.

• Heartbreak Line: 9:30pm – 1:30am, Patrick’s Bar and Grill, 2900 Nameoki Road, Granite City.

• Scott and Mechelle: 7pm-10pm, Pavia’s Place, 2265 Madison Ave., Granite City.

• Fry Project: 7pm-11pm, Hooch and Sixteen’s Bar, 1511 Pontoon Road, Granite City.

• Bingo Saturday Night: 7:00 pm, South Roxana Dad’s Club, 417 Roxana Ave., South Roxana.

• Rink Opening Day: 12:00pm – 10:00pm, The Loading Dock, 401 Front St., Grafton.

• Synergee: 3pm-7pm, Grafton Winery, Inc., 300 W. Main St., Grafton.

• Matt Taul: 7pm-10pm, The Bloody Bucket Saloon, 201 E. Main St., Grafton

• Karaoke Night: 7pm-11pm, 3rd Chute Bar & Grill, 220 W. Main St., Grafton.

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