Upcoming Events

This year's Big River Chautauqua, SPACE: FROM FANTASY TO FACT, will be INDOORS in the air conditioned Bonne Terre City Auditorium, and as always, there is no charge for admission or parking! The 2023 Big River Chautauqua will be held July 20th, 21st and 22nd, 2023. Come join us for entertainment, education and great food! Parking for this year's event will be behind City Hall, just as it has been in past years. This year will feature Gene Roddenberry, Dr. Wernher von Braun and Katherine Johnson.

Each night, dinner, drinks and desserts will be available inside the Bonne Terre Nutrition Center next door starting at 5:00 pm. The evening's entertainment inside the auditorium begins at 6:15 pm with a Space Demonstration by Earl Mullins, followed by the Chautauqua Singers at 6:30 pm, and then the featured performer for each night will take the stage at 7:30 pm.

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