May 21 2022, 10:00am

REC Fest at National Great Rivers Museum

REC Fest at National Great Rivers Museum

National Great Rivers Museum

2 Lock and Dam Way
Alton, Illinois 62002

  • Admission: Free Admission
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Phone: (618) 462-6979

Celebrate National Kids to Parks Day and Safe Boating Week at the National Great Rivers Museum and Melvin Price Locks and Dam! The river-themed recreation festival is open to all ages- activity booths with outdoor games, various recreational outfitters, wildlife educators, and Touch-A-Truck vehicles will be at the family-friendly event, as well as safety demos from law enforcement, water safety crafts, and a cartoon theater! Open tours will be taking place of the Melvin Price Locks and Dam and the Great Rivers Museum will be operating with open exhibits- some activities will be indoors.

*All 4th grade students can receive a free Every Kid Outdoors Pass while supplies last!