Alton Audubon Eagle Ice Festival at the Alton Visitor Center. This FREE festival occurs every Saturday in January. Visitors to the Alton Visitor Center will get an up-close and personal visit with a live eagle. Additional activities include watching ice sculpting, playing games such as Ice Putt Putt Golf, Ice Cub Crush and Spin the Wheel to win prizes. Take the shuttle ($5) to the Audubon Center at Riverlands to view more eagles and Trumpeter Swans with the viewing scopes. See website for more info. Festival events are FREE!