Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Thursday, July 18

Gapers Block

Gapers Block on Facebook Gapers Block on Flickr Gapers Block on Twitter The Gapers Block Tumblr


Ready to soak up a little rural flavor now that the colors are changing? October's hopping with funky festivals: the Morton Arboretum is hosting an outdoor walking theater event among other things at their Fall Color Festival, and little Morton Illinois is hosting the annual Pumpkin Chuckin' contest. But most eccentric of all has to be the Turkey Testicle Festival. As they say, let's all get nuts.

GB store


GB store

GB Store

GB Buttons $1.50

GB T-Shirt $12

I ✶ Chi T-Shirts $15