If you have a young family, you may know the dilemma of keeping your kids entertained late in the summer before school begins again.  Many organized sports leagues are done by then, so the Alton Regional Convention and Visitor’s Bureau is trying to create a series of “kidcations.”

CVB President Brett Stawar tells The Big Z variety will be the key to success.

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There are also plans to incorporate swimming, bowling, ice-skating and restaurants into the promotion.  The plan is to offer something during a 10-day period between July 31 and August 10. 


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