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6th Annual Peach Festival
Sunday, August 25 2013, 11:00am - 3:00pm

Peaches By The Truckload
Pere Marquette Lodge set to host the 6th Annual Peach Festival August 25th from 11am to 3pm.

The great peach migration takes place every year as local farmers and their families come from all directions bearing truckloads of fresh produce.  They head for Pere Marquette Lodge and Conference Center to participate in the Annual Peach Festival.
This will be the 6th year for the festival and it will feature more attractions than ever before. Local farmers will be displaying their produce such as tomatoes, watermelons, famous Calhoun County Peaches and more.  Visitors can enjoy a cruise on the Hakuna Matata Tour Boat or experience the river like never before while parasailing high above it. There will also be live music, craft and art vendors, wine tasting, restaurant specials, an educational exhibit and historic Lodge tours.  
Built by hand by the Civilian Conservation Corps in Pere Marquette State Park, this historic Lodge is an impressive structure of limestone and massive timbers. Pere Marquette Lodge is located just across the Illinois River from St. Louis, MO and includes 72 newly renovated guest rooms and cabins.  The perfect getaway, this Lodge Features a one-of-a-kind life size chess set, a 50ft limestone fireplace in the Great Room, a terrace overlooking the scenic Illinois River, an indoor pool, a Restaurant, a Winery, beautiful weddings, productive business retreats, events and more. 

Contact : 618-786-2331
Visit www.pmlodge.net for more information.

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