ST. LOUIS — The “International Horseradish Festival” is happening this weekend in Collinsville. The celebration of all things horseradish takes place on Main Street.

Visitors can learn how to prepare their own horseradish, participate in classic horseradish festival contests, visit the craft village, or simply sample the food and enjoy live music. There is also a large, family-friendly area.

The festival runs from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. today. Admission and parking are free.