The Alton Convention and Visitors Bureau is continuing to make preparations for their upcoming Spring Getaways promotion that will include several events through March and April. CVB President Brett Stawar says that one of the best events will be held around March 17th

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In addition to Garrison Days, the CVB is also promoting a concert by the Greater Alton Concert Association on March 3rd, a performance of the Alton Little Theater on March 23rd and the 2nd Annual Alton Half Marathon which will be held on March 24th. Stawar also says that those interested should check with local hotels and lodges because many of them are also running specials in conjunction with the events.

You can find a full list of events by visiting the CVB website:

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