Planning Your Event at the Cross

Whether attending a special event, or just making the journey up without a special occasion, you are in for a treat. Bald Knob Mountain is the second-highest point in Southern Illinois and offers wonderful views, particularly in the fall.

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Upcoming Events

Coming Soon… Bald Knob Cross Day of Giving

COVID-19 has hit us all hard. Bald Knob Cross stands strong, but we need your help. With matching donors, your contribution is multiplied to make a huge difference in the ongoing ministries of the cross.

Watch for more information on how you can be a part of the cross continuing to shine brightly throughout the region!

NEW DATE! August 15, 2020 – 1st Annual Blessing of the Jeeps

On behalf of Bald Knob Cross of Peace, Jeep N Shawnee, Living the Jeep Life for Christ group along with Absher Arnold Jeep in Marion Illinois,we would like to invite you to the inaugural Blessing of the Jeeps in Alto Pass Illinois. More details to come. See their Facebook page.

October 17, 2020 – Fall Colors at the Cross

Come view the beautiful fall colors at Bald Knob Cross! Lunch served, horse and carriage rides, face painting, music and games.

  • Entrance fee $5.00 per car.
  • Food vendors will be available all day, including BIG MUDDY FRYERS.
  • Rainbow Dreams Ranch will have their miniature therapy horses there.
  • Vendors will be available with local arts and crafts, photography, and inspirational gifts.

Are you a vendor? Submit an application to attend here.