Friday, October 7 2022

ALTON – The Flock and Food Truck Park, 210 Ridge St., in Alton will host its first night market from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday, August 24.

The Flock food truck park is located between Broadway and Landmarks Boulevard and adjacent to the Jacoby Arts Center. The culinary destination will offer a variety of cuisine choices.

Laura and Matt Windisch moved to Alton from St. Louis in 2018. They also own and operate Stacked Burger Bar, a St. Louis restaurant. When approached with the opportunity for a food truck park, they jumped at the chance.

Here’s what else is happening in the area:


• Eyes on the River Community Yarn Bomb: 6:30 p.m., Jacoby Arts Center, 627 E. Broadway, Alton.

• Mark Rice: 5 to 9 p.m., Grafton Pub, 225 W. Main St., Grafton.

• Dave Horton: 6 to 9 p.m., Big Daddy’s Edwardsville, 132 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Dine to Donate: 11:00 am, MOD Pizza, 2300A Troy Road, Edwardsville.

• Skating session at the aircraft park: 5:30 pm to 8 pm, Township of Edwardsville Community Park, 6368 Center Grove Road, Edwardsville.

• East Alton Farmers’ Market: 3-7 pm, EastGate Plaza parking lot, 625 EastGate Shopping Center, East Alton. Every Tuesday until October 25.

• Jersey County Farmers and Crafts Market: 4-7 p.m., Outrageous Outdoors, 902 S. State St., Jerseyville. Every Tuesday until September 22.

• Anthony Nanney and Co.: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• Chicago Stepping Classes: 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tango Event Center, 212 E. Elm St., Alton.

• Xtreme Bar Bingo: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Alton Sports Tap, 3812 College Ave., Alton.

• Yoga at the Wildey: 7 to 8 p.m., The Wildey Theatre, 252 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Camelot Cribbage Club: 6 p.m., Camelot Bowl, 801 Beltline Road, Collinsville. Takes place every Tuesday. For more information, call Phill at 618-288-7910.

• For more information on Al-Anon meetings, call 618-463-2429. To find more helpful meetings, visit and


• Alton City Council Meeting: 6:30 pm, Alton City Hall, 101 E. 3rd St., Alton.

• Alton Estate Sale: 8 am to 5 pm, West Delmar Avenue, Alton.

• D-Lux Duo: 6pm-10pm, Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• Flock Night Market: 6-9 p.m., Flock and Food Truck Park, 210 Ridge St., Alton.

• Xtreme Bar Bingo at Alton VFW: 7-9 p.m., Alton VFW Post 1308, 4445 Alby St., Alton.

• Come Closer Band: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lewis and Clark Community College, The Commons, 5800 Godfrey Road, Godfrey.

• Jay and Waylon: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Bakers and Hale, 7120 Montclair Avenue, Godfrey.

• Career Night: 5:30 to 7 p.m., Keller Williams Marquee, 1254 North University Drive Ste 200, Edwardsville.

• The Graham Band: 9 a.m., Big Daddy’s Edwardsville, 132 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Blake Fultz: 9pm-midnight, The Back Bar, 228 CN Main St., Edwardsville.

• Xtreme Bar Bingo at Wigglers: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Wiggler’s Bar and Grill, 7243 Saint James Drive, Edwardsville.

• Dave Cattani: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Civic Park, 1301 Niedringhaus Ave., Granite City.

• Celebrate Alton’s Recovery: 6:30-9:00 p.m., Calvary Baptist Church, 1422 Washington Ave., Alton.

• Take Off Pounds Sensably (TOPS): weigh-in at 9 a.m.; 9:45 a.m., meeting immediately after the weigh-in until 10:30 a.m., First Christian Church, 160 E. Lorena Ave., Wood River. For more information, call 618-259-7343.

• Al-Anon Meeting: 9:15 a.m., First Baptist Church Room 107 (buzzer), 201 S. Moreland Road, Bethalto.

• Al-Anon meeting: 7:00 pm, Upper Alton Baptist Church and Kindergarten, 2726 College Ave., Alton. For more information, call 618-463-2429. To find more helpful meetings, visit and

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