Thursday, August 29, 2013

Old Munichburg Oktoberfest in Jefferson City, September 28th 2013

Jefferson City's Old Munichburg Oktoberfest will be Saturday September 28th 2013 and will take place on West Dunklin, Washington and Broadway streets.

Sponsored by the Old Munichburg Association, this festival has all the Oktoberfest favorites from German food and beer garden to vendors selling arts, crafts and other goods and also has a car show.

The association is still in the planning stages at this time for this event so for more information and updates about this event, please visit their website by CLICKING HERE.

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Thursday, August 22, 2013

M.U. Bradford Research Center Tomato Festival, September 5th 2013.

Come to this years University of Missouri Bradford Research Center's Tomato Festival 9th annual event on September 5th, 2013 from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

The Bradford Research Center is located on the east side of Columbia and serves as a 591 acre research farm as part of the MU College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR) and serves to assist MU and USDA scientists in performing various crop, soil, entomology and other disciplines research.

During the Tomato Festival, over 100 different kinds of tomatoes with various shapes and sizes, colors and flavors are put on display for sampling and judging by the public.  In addition they also showcase over 60 types of peppers that range from the mild bell's to eye watering hot habaneros.

The research center also brings in experts to give informative presentations about various topics.  Some of this years presenters are Dr. David Trinklein, James Quinn and Steven Kirk.

For more information about the Bradford Research Center's Tomato Festival, please visit their website by CLICKING HERE.

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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Lake of the Ozarks Air Show, Camdenton Airport, September 21 2013

Come to the Lake of the Ozarks Air Show at Camdenton Memorial Airport on Saturday September 21st 2013 to salute the military.  A rain date is set for Sunday September 22nd.

This year has the return of the B-25 Bomber, Team Vortex Air Show, the Ping Pong Ball Drop and many more plus new acts to be announced later.

This year could also see a P-51 Mustang at the Lake of the Ozarks Air Show if fund raising can be made.  There is also the opportunity for six people to take a 30 minute ride in it.

Lake of the Ozarks Air Show does not allow outside coolers, food or beverages inside the event area.  It is recommended that you bring blankets & lawn chairs as there is no available seating.

For more information about the Lake of the Ozarks Air Show, please visit their website by CLICKING HERE.

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Thursday, August 8, 2013

Back to the Farm Reunion and Steam Engine Show, Boonville

At the MRVSEA 50th Annual Back to the Farm Reunion & Steam Engine Show, John Deere tractors and equipment will be the featured farm implement at this years festival.

Come on out to Boonville Missouri from September 5th - 8th 2013 and experience what daily life was like in the early to mid 20th century.

Also at the festival are field demonstrations with horses and tractors- both steam and gas, live music, flea markets, kids train, petting zoo, classic cars and trucks, tractor pull and much more!

Gates open daily at 8am and admission for Thursday, Friday and Saturday is $10.00 for a wrist band that provides entry for all four days - wrist band must be worn.
Sunday admission is $5.00.
Children under 12 admitted FREE.

For more information about the Missouri River Valley Steam Engine show please visit their website by CLICKING HERE.

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Thursday, August 1, 2013

Missouri State Fair in Sedalia, August 8th - 18th 2013

Missouri State Fair in Sedalia returns on August 8th - 18th, 2013 with a full slate of fun activities, competitions and entertainment.

Tickets are on sale now and you wont want to miss events like the Opening Day parade, BBQ contest, MRCA Rodeo, Science Fair, Tractor Pulls, Bluegrass festival, Pie Contest and much, much more!

Some of this years Grandstand concerts include Foreigner and Starship, Toby Keith, and The Oak Ridge Boys who are on a special 40th Anniversary Tour.

The Missouri State Fair dates back to 1901 and continues to serve as one of the states summer family fun traditions.

For more information about the 2013 Missouri State Fair, please visit their website by CLICKING HERE.

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