Past Event – Aurora Auto Festival

Aurora, MO – The Annual Aurora Auto Fest will be held Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Oak Park (Business Highway 60) in Aurora, with classes for classic and street rod cars, trucks and motorcycles showcased.

The festival begins at 8:00 am. Throughout the day, in addition to the auto show, there will be a chili cook-off, a rib cook-off, live music, and food & craft vendors.

For more information or to enter, contact the Aurora Chamber of Commerce at 678-4150 or e-mail an entry form request at Visit the Chanber website by clicking HERE.

Past Event – Apple Butter Makin’ Days – Mt. Vernon

Mt. Vernon, Mo – Apple Butter Makin’ Days will be October 9-11, 2015.  Most of the activity will be centered around the courthouse square, as it has been done since 1967.

Watch as the craft of cooking apple butter is demonstrated using the huge copper kettles over an open fire each morning of the festival. And, you will be able to buy some to take home with you!

There will be craft booths, games, food and entertainment. There is nothing like the smell of kettle corn and funnel cakes, and the sound of Bluegrass, Country and Gospel music, to get you into the festival spirit!

The parade takes place Saturday morning, and there are other events you won’t want to miss, such as the baby show, pet parade (on Friday), gun fight on the square, and more.

For more information, please call 417-466-7654, or check out the website by clicking HERE.

Past Event – Route 66 Summerfest – Rolla

Rolla, MO – “Route 66” Summerfest in downtown Rolla, Missouri, will be June 5-7, 2015. There will be food vendors, musicians, classic car and motorcycle shows, skateboarding, arts & crafts, Miss Route 66 pageant, a “drive-in” movie, sporting events, face painting, games, horseback rides, (let me catch my breath), kids bicycle and tricycle race, and the popular burnout contest, downhill derby, and live music.

Check here for a full list of events, and links to other festival information.

Past Event – Scenic Riverways Arts & Crafts Show and Sale – Eminence

Eminence, MO – The Scenic Riverways Arts & Crafts Association will present it’s annual Arts & Crafts Show and Sale on October 11 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and October 12 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.). Admission is free.

There will be a wide range of exhibits, such as oil paintings, wood carvings, quilts, rugs, jewelry, handmade furniture, ceramics, purses, weaving, and much more. All items are hand-crafted in the Ozarks and many are working exhibits.

You can also enjoy live Bluegrass, Gospel and Country Music.

Location: Circle B Campground, Hwy 106 West, Eminence, MO.

For more information, visit the website by clicking HERE, or call 573-226-3618.

Past Event – Artisan’s Market at Branson Landing

Branson, MO – September 25-26, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Branson Landing will be holding its Annual Artisans Market on the Promenade with arts and crafts. Artists and crafters from all over will bring their hand-made crafts to the show.

Come and enjoy shopping at the Landing stores, as well as the craft booths.

For more information about the show and registration, please contact Melissa Hudson at (417) 239-3002 or by e-mail at

Click Here for more information at the Branson Landing website.

Past Event – Branson Fiddle Festival

Branson, MO – The Annual Downtown Branson Fiddle Festival & Mid-America Fiddler’s Championship will be Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 1-2, 2015. Come and enjoy great food, demonstrations, strolling entertainers, workshops, and sidewalk sales.

Nationally known judges have the tough job of deciding who will win cash prizes. The Fiddling competition will be in the “Ozarks Music & Culture Tent” in Historic Downtown behind Dick’s 5 & 10.

Sunday, there will be a Raffle with great prizes – to be announced. Raffle tickets can be purchased directly from the Downtown Branson Betterment Association prior to the festival and during the festival.

For more information, please click here!

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