Metropolis IL Public Library – WiFi, eBooks, events…

5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) METROPOLIS, IL – The Metropolis Public Library resides in a beautiful building at 317 Metropolis Street in Metropolis, IL. Even though this library is nestled in a small town with population just over 6000, it stands toe-to-toe with with bigger-city libraries due to it’s high-tech format, a format …

Sissy’s Sweet Shoppe, Metropolis, IL

5 / 5 ( 3 votes ) METROPOLIS, IL – Sissy’s Sweet Shoppe is located in a beautiful renovated building on 613 Market Street in downtown Metropolis, IL. Sissy’s is a family owned bakery and eatery that has become a local phenomenon due to the unmatched hospitality and their heavenly homemade cupcakes, candy, cookies and …

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 …

FARM FRENZY 2017, Metropolis, IL

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) METROPOLIS, IL – The FARM FRENZY was a free event that literally brought the farm to the people that included a petting zoo in Washington Park, huge farm equipment that spanned a block and agricultural activities downstairs inside the Metropolis Library. I talk with Marc who is a …

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 …

31st Annual Super Car Show – Metropolis IL

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) METROPOLIS, IL – The 31st Annual Super Car Show, presented by Metropolis Rotary Club, was held at Fort Massac State Park during the Superman Celebration 2017 in Metropolis, IL. This was the biggest car show I have ever been too. It was incredible. The vehicles varied from antiques …