All About Cape

Every Tuesday at 6:31 a.m. and 8:31 a.m., Brenda Newbern provides a rundown of some of the events happening in the Cape Girardeau Area. Brenda is the Executive Director of the Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau.

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All About Cape: June 20 - 26, 2017

Jun 19, 2017

Learn the science behind the upcoming solar eclipse at "Eclipse 101: Preparing for Darkness at Noon" at the Cape Public Library on June 20th from 5-7 p.m. Dr. Peggy Hill will discuss valuable tips for safe viewing.

Join the Cape Municipal Band on Wednesday, June 21 for "Tunes from the Movies" at Capaha Park at 7:30 p.m.

All About Cape: June 13 - 19, 2017

Jun 12, 2017

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a fast-paced, wildly funny show with a vibrant score you’ll be humming all week long, and you can see it at the Rust Flexible Theatre at the River Campus June 15-28.

Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies, comes to life at the River Campus, June 16-22, with ‘Greater Tuna.’

All About Cape: June 6 - 12, 2017

Jun 5, 2017

The Cape Girardeau Municipal Band is back at the Capaha Park Band Shell with their first concert of the season on Wednesday, June 7th at 7:30 p.m., where they’ll play Rock and Roll tunes.

Speaking of tunes (at twilight), the Moho Trippers take the stage at the Common Pleas Courthouse Gazebo on Friday, June 9th at 7:30 p.m., where you’ll hear jazz standards, soulful originals and cabaret classics.

All About Cape: May 30 - June 5, 2017

May 30, 2017

Get a paddle wet and enjoy a summer evening from a canoe at the Nature Center’s Canoeing Fun event on Friday, June 2nd from 4-7 p.m. The kids fishing pond is a great place for beginners to try their skills and practice their strokes. Brief instruction and safety tips will be provided and then families are on their own to paddle away.

All About Cape: May 23 - 29, 2017

May 22, 2017

Southeast Missouri Native Maggie Thorn takes the stage at Tunes at Twilight this Friday at 7 p.m. at this free outdoor concert series on the lawn of the Common Pleas Courthouse Gazebo.