Fall Festival – October 25, 2014

By , August 19, 2014 10:57 am

The Fall Festival will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 10am to 3pm on Main Street in Uptown Collinsville. The day is packed with fun family festivities that include Trick or Treating, a Chili Cook-Off from 10am to 3pm, a Children’s Costume Contest at noon, and a Pet Parade that steps off from the Dog Park at 2pm.

The Fall Festival is graciously sponsored by Scott Credit Union.

For more information, contact:

Event Chairman Tami Springer at 558-1372 or Email

Critter Crawl Pet Parade Coordinator Linda Rayho at 779-2980 or Email

Stuff to Download: 2014 Chili Packet 

Check out the Facebook Event Page Here

 

Holiday House Tour

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By , November 6, 2013 9:18 am

 The Collinsville Main Street Community Association cordially invites you to experience some of Collinsville’s finest festively decorated homes as fellow residents have decked their halls and will open their doors for guests Saturday December 7, 2013 from 2pm – 8pm.

Participants will begin the tour at one of Collinsville’s most notable historic landmark homes, the Blum House. The stately, two-story home was built by the internationally-known Blum Bell Factory founder J. Henry Blum circa 1906 and is located at 414 West Main Street. Here participants will pick up their informational packet before embarking on the self-guided tour.

Tickets are $10 and are available at Ashmann’s Prescription Pharmacy, the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce office, the CounterTop Shop, or The Flower Basket. Proceeds from the event benefit the Collinsville High School Student Council and tickets may also be purchased from a Student Council member or at the Blum House on December 7 beginning at 2pm.

For more information, contact (618) 558-1372 or 618-365-4275.

Christmas in Collinsville

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By , November 27, 2012 11:18 am

The Collinsville Main Street Community Association is excited to announce a weekend of Holiday Happenings, Friday and Saturday, November 30 – December 1. Kick off the weekend by joining Santa at the Township Office located at 307 E Main Street on Friday evening at 6pm for the annual Town Tree Lighting. Attendees are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots.

On Saturday, stroll Main Street where Santa and his reindeer can be found, take a free wagon ride, and stop in the many local businesses that have great holiday shopping specials.

Finish the weekend with the Holiday House Tour  on Saturday from 2pm – 8pm where attendees can experience some of Collinsville’s finest festively decorated homes. There are nine stops on this year’s tour. Tickets are $10 and available in advance at Ashmann’s Prescription Pharmacy, the Collinsville Chamber of Commerce, the CounterTop Shop, and the Flower Basket.

Tickets may also be purchased the day of the event at the the first stop on the tour, the Blum House. The Blum House is one of Collinsville’s most notable historic landmark homes. The stately, two-story home was built by the internationally-known Blum Bell Factory founder J. Henry Blum circa 1906 and is located at 414 West Main Street. Here participants will pick up their informational packet before embarking on the self-guided tour.

Proceeds from the event benefit the Collinsville High School Student Council and tickets may also be purchased form a Student Council member.

For more information contact 618-365-4275.

A&W Rootbeer Floats at the International Horseradish Festival!

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By , May 25, 2012 9:34 am

It’s that time of year again – the 2012 International Horseradish Festival will be held

Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 3 in Woodland Park

and the Main Street Community Association will be making A&W Rootbeer Floats again! 

Be sure to stop by, grab a refreshing treat and support the CMSCA!

Festival Hours are Friday 6pm-10pm, Saturday 8:30am-10pm and Sunday 8am-10pm.

For more information on the Horseradish Festival visit www.horseradishfestival.com

A special thanks to A&W for generously sponsoring our booth!