Massac County Courthouse, Metropolis, IL

METROPOLIS, IL – The Massac County Courthouse (built in 1942) is located next to the Giant Superman statue at 1 Superman Square in Metropolis, IL. Massac County, Illinois was formed in 1843 from Johnson and Pope Counties and its boundaries have remained unchanged since. The name Massac originated from Fort Massac, named after the French naval minister, […]

Apartment Hotel in Superman Square Metropolis, IL (coming soon)

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) METROPOLIS, IL – A new Apartment Hotel  is coming to Superman Square featuring short-term stay options located on the 2nd floor of the Jones Building above the new Milton’s Hot Dog eatery in beautiful downtown Metropolis, IL. The new Jones apartment hotel will be listed on booking sites […]

Milton’s, Metropolis, IL

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) METROPOLIS, IL – Miltons Hot Dogs is a sidewalk-served, carryout-only eatery located on Market Street across from the Courthouse and the giant Superman statue in beautiful downtown Metropolis, IL. Gourmet Hot Dogs Now Served in Superman Square I went there today and ordered two chili dogs measuring 6×3 […]

Fireworks, Metropolis, IL

METROPOLIS, IL – The fireworks display, provided by Melrose Pyrotechnics, was awesome at this year’s Harrah’s Metropolis Hometown Celebration 2017. The Hometown Celebration was held in the parking lot of Harrah’s Hotel and Casino between Ferry and Metropolis Streets on Saturday, July 1, 2017. The fireworks started around 9:15 pm and lasted around 20 minutes. […]

The Daily Donut, Metropolis, IL

4.6 / 5 ( 16 votes ) METROPOLIS, IL – The Daily Donut Shop features delicious donuts made fresh daily at Butler and E. 5th Streets in Metropolis, IL. I purchased a mixed order of a dozen donuts for only $10.00 plus tax. I had a regular and a long glazed donut so far and […]

Super Cruise Night car show – Metropolis, IL

5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) METROPOLIS, IL – Super Cruise Night fundraiser for ‘Save The Massac’ was held during the Superman Celebration 2017 at 4th and Metropolis Streets in  Washington Park across from the Library. There was a DJ playing music inside the pavilion a few steps south from where they were serving […]

Super Car Show Rotary Club Ft Massac Park, Metropolis, IL

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) METROPOLIS, IL – The Super Car Show was organized by the Metropolis Rotary Club held in Fort Massac State Park in Metropolis, IL. This was an annual event and part of Superman Celebration that has expanded over the years due to its growing popularity. Thank You Metropolis Rotary Club, Honorary Superman […]

Cordavino’s Metropolis, IL

4.5 / 5 ( 10 votes ) METROPOLIS, IL –  Cordavino’s Italian Kitchen is now open across the street from Fat Edds Roadhouse on Ferry Street in Metropolis, IL. We were instantly seated and served right away. The waitress helped us with all of our questions in a polished and cordial manner. We got our fresh salads fast and […]