Posts Tagged ‘Featured’

Support Local Businesses

The Greater Saint Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau has helped the community by providing an updated list of local businesses and restaurants that are still open and serving the community. See the list of Local Businesses ›

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COVID-19 Resources for Businesses

As a community, we’re thinking of all of our residents and local businesses during this challenging time. The St. Charles County Chamber of Commerce has put together a list of COVID-19 resources, including business guidance, loans, county updates and more. Access the Resource Here ›

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Great Streets Public Workshop #2

On Feb. 27, join the Frenchtown community at the Foundry Art Centre from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. for the second Great Streets Public Workshop. Come and be apart of the future of the neighborhood!

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2020 Frenchtown Mardi Gras Celebration

Laissez les bons temps rouler! (Let the good times roll!) Join us at the Heritage Museum on Feb. 25 for this family-friendly event! The night will include a costume contest, miniature float contest, food, punch, and tea. Come prepared with your own adult drinks. Floats should be no bigger than 2 FT x 3 FT.…

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Fete de Glacé Ice Festival

Come out to Main Street to watch the best ice carvers in the region carve 5-block sculptures and single block sculptures outside to compete for prizes. Team carvers start in the morning, single block carvings start in the afternoon. People’s Choice–vote for your favorite.

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Community Planning Workshops Lead Frenchtown Revitalization

On Thursday, Dec. 12, citizens interested in the revitalization of Frenchtown participated in a community planning workshop at Climb So iLL, a new rock climbing gym slated to open in early 2020 in Frenchtown. The workshop was hosted by a team of design consultants selected by the East-West Gateway Council of Governments. They’re providing their…

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Witches & Warlocks Night Out

Gather your friends and come for a spell on a be-witching Saturday night in historic Frenchtown, a quaint neighborhood in St. Charles Mo. festivities include window decorating contest, chili dinner with all the fixens, tasty treats, entertainment, and costume contests. Adults: $10 Children (4-12): $5 Children under 4: Free

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25th Annual Mosaic’s Fine Art Festival

The MOSAICS Fine Art Festival concentrates on high-quality art, education, and community involvement opportunities. Over the past 25 years, MOSAICS continues to grow as the premier professional arts festival held in St. Charles County and is a registered nonprofit 501 c (3) status organization with the State of Missouri. Parents, don’t forget to stop by…

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Riverfest 2019

As a result of the flooding sustained by the St. Charles area, the Riverfest Festival is being postponed until LABOR DAY WEEKEND – Friday, August 30th and Saturday, August 31st.   Come one, come all to Riverfest 2019! As tradition continues, the St. Charles Jaycees will be selling frosty beverages to the masses throughout the…

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2019 St. Charles Riverfest Celebration & Parade

A two day celebration in 2019 includes a parade, live music, carnival, food & craft vendors, and fireworks along the banks of the Missouri River in Frontier Park. Parking is available at the Lewis & Clark Boat House lot, Saint Charles City Hall parking garage, on Main Street, and the public parking lots parking lots…

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Frenchtown Revitalization Task Force Visits Waterloo

The Main Street of Waterloo, Illinois is filled with small shops, unique restaurants, community events and local microbreweries. Restaurants, bars and microbreweries like Hopseller, Stubborn German, Vintage Wine Bar, Uncle John’s RRR Bar, Shorty’s Smokehouse and Bean Tree Cafe are what make the dining and nightlife stand out in this small city. Their modern decor…

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Pride St. Charles – Parade & Festival

Pride St. Charles 2019 Festival - Frontier Park

UPDATE: Due to flooding, the festival will now take place in The Family Arena parking lot Saturday, June 15 from 12 – 9 p.m. There will be ample free parking on-site. The parade is still happening as planned. –––– Pride St. Charles is PROUD to present the 5th Annual – St. Charles Pride Festival at…

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Planning and Zoning Recommendations Approved by City Council

UPDATE: The St. Charles City Council unanimously passed the proposal for changes to the Code of Ordinances for the Frenchtown Historic Commercial District (FHCD) at their June 4 meeting. –––– The City of St. Charles Planning and Zoning Commission approved changes to the Code of Ordinances for the Frenchtown Historic Commercial District (FHCD) at their…

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Midwest Maifest

GERMAN SPRING FESTIVAL Midwest Maifest is a one-day festival to celebrate the arrival of Spring and the rich German heritage in St. Charles County. Located at: New Town Amphitheater, St. Charles, MO The festivities will include: Product Samples from Local Craft Breweries, Wineries & Spirit Distilleries Live German Entertainment Wristbands at $18 if you purchase…

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Zoning & Communication

We are actively working through the current zoning laws and collectively making recommendations to the city council for changes to be made that align with the economic development and residential goals for the community. Communication on economic development opportunities, community events and updates of progress being made from this partnership will be shared through FrenchtownStCharles.org,…

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