PO Box 923, Richview Rd., Mt. Vernon Illinois 62864
This is one of the finest art museums in the entire region where works of the great American masters are displayed. The museum also features a children's gallery, sculpture park, nature trail and Braille Trail.
The museum is named for John R. and Eleanor R. Mitchell, lifelong residents of South Region who have maintained the museum and many other art and nature programs for over 20 years. Cedarhurst is the leading cultural institution in the region.
Other Art nearby:
(Mt. Vernon) Mitchell Museum at Cedarhurst
(Sparta) Roscoe Misselhorn Art Gallery
(Whittington) So. Illinois Artisans Shop & Visitor's C
10/20 Coming to The Mt. Vernon area
International Bar-B-Q Festival Owensboro KY May10-11 The Owensboro riverfront becomes a hub of activity when cooking teams gather to compete with their secret recipes for barbecue.
Historic Newburgh Wine, Art and Jazz Festival Newburgh IN May17-18 There will be non stop jazz, wonderful wines, great food, and the opportunity to browse and purchase local art. All of this overlooking the beautiful Ohio River at the Old Lock & Dam Park.
Belleville Art on the Square Belleville IL May17-19
Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair Springfield IL May18-19 Whether you are a serious art collector or are just developing an appreciation, there is original art here for you, in the form of jewelry, sculpture, photography, glassware, pottery, wood, metalwork, oils, watercolors, and other media.
Lower Town Arts and Music Festival Paducah KY May17-19 The Lower Town Arts and Music Festival in Paducah, Kentucky is THE regional Festival for Western Kentucky and the surrounding area. The Festival's mission is to celebrate the cultural richness of this part of the country.
International Horseradish Festival Collinsville IL May31-June2 Admission is always free, parking is always free and musical entertainment is always free at the Horseradish Festival.