The McKendree MetroRecPlex is a new, full-service, state-of-the-art sports complex. The complex offers two NHL-sized ice rinks, an aquatic center fit with a 10 lane championship swimming pool, a contemporary fitness area and many other amenities. Memberships and daily passes can be purchased for use of the facility and all its features.
Located the corner of Scott Troy Rd and Hwy 50, our address is 205 Rec Plex Drive, O’Fallon, IL 62269.
Memorabilia celebrating the city’s growth from a coal-mining town to the present make this an interesting stop. Monday:9am – 12pm, Wednesdays Noon-3pm, Friday: 10am-2pm or by appointment.
Experience the history of an early settlement named Athens, which later became the Village of New Athens in about 1866. Open House 3rd Sunday of each month or by appointment.
The old train depot, a full-size caboose and a train car along with pavilions and ag building can be reserved for group events. Picnic areas, dog park, baseball/softball diamonds, playgrounds, tennis courts, horseshoe pits and sand volleyball courts can be reserved for tournaments.
The Museum gathers history from Mascoutah, Engelmann and Shiloh Valley Townships. Harvey C. Pitt’s mounted waterfowl collection is featured along with dolls, wedding dresses, toys and farm items. Tuesdays 9 a.m.-noon, 1st & 3rd Sundays, 1-4 p.m.
Steamboat BBQ in Wheaton and New Athen’s, Illinois is proud to offer authentic southern style BBQ. With a wide selection of different sauces, you will get the best tasting smoked meats in the area. We also pride ourselves in the processes and methods we use in smoking our meats. At Steamboat BBQ we offer regular catering and holiday catering as well. Contact us today at our Wheaton location (630) 665-6227 or our New Athen’s Location (630) 665-6227 to learn more about us.
Come experience some of Illinois’ finest sweet and semi-sweet fruit wines. The Country Store features home-made jelly, candles, soaps and much more. Gift baskets are available. This is a perfect place for a day trip, weekend getaway or special event.
Mascoutah Steakhouse is a family-owned and operated restaurant located in Mascoutah, Illinois. We are famous for homemade soups & pies as well as the weekend prime rib special served either grilled or Au Jus. 10 oz cut for $16.99 and 14 oz. cut for $19.99. Our menu includes various items including steak, pork, chicken, pasta and seafood selections.
The upstairs banquet room and cozy bar room are available for private parties. Both rooms are perfect for retirements, rehearsal dinners, holiday parties, bridal or baby showers or just a family gathering. Private parties can choose many different menu options including ordering from the regular menu, creating a special limited menu or buffets for parties of 20 or more.
Our restaurant hours are Monday through Thursday 11AM-9PM; Friday and Saturday 11AM-10PM; Sunday 8AM-9PM.
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The Original Springs, a perfect historic vacation destination, includes a 120 year old hotel, Natural Mineral Water Spa, Restaurant, Sports Bar and Indoor Pool.
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Bring your Family to the Park for a great day of fun and relaxation. There are 4 pavilions to hold your family reunions, weddings, BBQ’s, picnics, and more. There is plenty of space to fly a kite. Your children can play on the playground, swim at the pool and play ball on one of the small ball diamonds. There is a walking path that circles the park for exercise. All summer long there are many ballgames played at any of the 8 diamonds. Come on out and cheer your favorite team. Tennis Courts, basketball courts, and the skate park help round out the many things there is to do. The lake was dredged and cleaned in 2015. The lake is not stocked with bass, catfish and blue gill.
Each year the Freeburg Homecoming is held in the park which helps The Freeburg Park District raise money to make improvements to your Park. The Homecoming is held the 3rd weekend in August. The 2018 dates are August 17 & 18. If you would like more information, please contact us on Facebook under Freeburg Recreation Park.