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2019 Midwest Missouri Regional Events

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10/19/2019

Evening on the Prairie

2pm - 9pm

Snowball Hill Prairie Harrisonville, MO 64701

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10/19/2019

Evening on the Prairie

MPF’s Member Meeting & Evening on the Prairie will be held Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 at MPF’s Snowball Hill Prairie near Harrisonville, MO in Cass County, 35 miles south of downtown Kansas City.

Enjoy this free event (except for optional barbeque dinner) with walking tours of MPF’s beautiful Snowball Hill Prairie; welcome by Harrisonville’s Mayor Judy Bowman; complimentary wine donated by MPF Past President Randy Washburn; silent auction; and optional barbeque dinner. Free tent camping.

2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Walking tours of the prairie led by MPF’s Vice President of Science & Management, Bruce Schuette and Director of Prairie Management, Jerod Heubner.
4:00 p.m. Welcome from Harrisonville Mayor Judy Bowman followed by MPF member meeting. Members will vote for director nominees (see registration page for nominee bios).
4:30 p.m. Complimentary wine will be served. Bid on great outdoor gear and other items in our silent auction under a big tent.
6:00 p.m. Barbeque dinner will be served: pulled smoked pork, smoked brisket, potato salad, coleslaw, baked beans, dessert. Vegetarian and vegan options are available upon request at time of registration.
This event is free (except for for barbeque dinner: MPF members: $15 (12 and under: $12); non-members: $20). Register for this free event here (
http://bit.ly/2nnFGOZ) or call 888-843-6739 by October 11.

2pm - 9pm

Snowball Hill Prairie Harrisonville, MO 64701

10/18/2019 - 10/20/2019

Arcadia Valley Mountain Music Festival

Hours Vary Daily

Ironton, MO

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10/18/2019 - 10/20/2019

Arcadia Valley Mountain Music Festival

This year’s Fall Mountain Music Festival features three great days of music.  You’ll enjoy vendors, crafters and activities for the kids!  There will be an area set up for pickers, so be sure to bring your instruments! The Fall Mountain Music Festival features the Annual Arcadia Valley Fall Festival parade, the longest running parade in the state of Missouri. . . . 93 years and counting!  This 3 day event is FREE admission for the whole family.  See more details on the Festival Website.

Hours Vary Daily

Ironton, MO

10/19/2019 - 10/20/2019

Autumn Historic Folklife Festival

Hours Vary Daily

Hannibal, MO

Event Details

10/19/2019 - 10/20/2019

Autumn Historic Folklife Festival

This fall festival is not to be missed on Oct. 19 (10 a.m. – 5 p.m.) and Oct. 20 (10 a.m. – 4 p.m.)!  Folklife features artists, artisans, and craftsmen demonstrating and selling historic crafts, traditional arts, fine arts and crafts, street musicians playing traditional tunes, food cooked on wood stoves, cider fresh from the apple press and a warm atmosphere for everyone. At 90+ vendors, a children’s craft area, wine garden and lively atmosphere this is a perfect fall weekend. 573-221-6545 or visit HannibalArts.com

Hours Vary Daily

Hannibal, MO

10/19/2019 - 10/20/2019

2019 Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days

Hours vary daily

Kaysinger Bluff (Truman Visitors Center) 29027 Visitor Center Road Warsaw, MO 65355

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10/19/2019 - 10/20/2019

2019 Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days

Join us for the 39th Annual Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days on October 19-20, 2019 at Kaysinger Bluff (Truman Dam Visitors Center) in Warsaw, Missouri. Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days has drawn over 7000 people to its Mountain Man Camp, Civil War Camp and Pioneer crafters including, blacksmiths, Tinsmith, Spinners, Weavers, Quilters, Log hewer, Broom maker, and many more. Sit a spell and listen to the musicians and tellers-of-tall-tales. Enjoy great food at the Food Barn, Food Tent, Hooper House and Summer Kitchen and various spots along the trails including Kettle Korn, Fudge and Apple Butter.

Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days in Missouri celebrates the Warsaw community and heritage with 19th century demonstrations and unique arts and crafts. The annual event features a variety of exhibits showcasing activities like basket weaving, spoon carving, candy making and log hewing, and live music and food round out the weekend event.

Event Fee:
$7 Adults and 13+ years old
$4 for 6-12 years old
5 and under free
(includes bus transportation to and from Bledsoe Ferry, The Bluff and Drake Harbor)

Visit Drake Harbor and the Warsaw Community Building where scores of modern contemporary crafters’ display and sell their wares. Then celebrate the unique Warsaw area heritage with old-time demonstrations from the 1800’s at the Harry S. Truman Visitors Center. Both areas provide plenty of eating opportunities as well. Thousands of visitors attend this festival and we can’t wait to see you! Admission to the Harbor area is free.

Hours vary daily

Kaysinger Bluff (Truman Visitors Center) 29027 Visitor Center Road Warsaw, MO 65355

10/26/2019 - 10/27/2019

Springfield Antiques Festival of the Ozarks

Hours vary daily

Ozark Empire Fairgrounds 3001 N Grant Ave. Springfield, MO 65803

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10/26/2019 - 10/27/2019

Springfield Antiques Festival of the Ozarks

The Antique Festival of the Ozarks features over 70 antique dealers from 15 states, selling AUTHENTIC antique & vintage merchandise from the 1800s to the 1980s. Plus, a special postcard & paper section, hosted by Courthouse Square Antique Postcards! This is a treasure hunting paradise that occurs only once a year in Springfield Missouri at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds E-Plex. $6 adult admission, all indoors, climate controlled with full concessions!

Hours vary daily

Ozark Empire Fairgrounds 3001 N Grant Ave. Springfield, MO 65803

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