For persons living in Missouri or visiting there is much to do with something for everyone. There are Missouri events dedicated to the fine arts, music of all types and those that are just fun. Everyone is welcome, and the fun lasts all summer.
Those looking for something sophisticated may want to try the Fine Art and Winefest. It's be found in the historic downtown area of Washington, Mo. The event features fine art and wine samples from 14 different Missouri wineries. For families or those who prefer something more traditional than the Light, the Night Festival is an excellent choice. The festival is held in Baldwin Park, Aurora MO. There are hot dog eating contests, carnival rides, picnic games and for the more adventurous, helicopter rides.
Missouri music festivals have something for all different types of music lovers. For those who love Jazz, there is the Bob James Jazz Festival held in Marshall, MO. Get there in the morning for a free clinic. Every age and level of expertise are invited to learn from professional jazz players. The day ends with Mr. James himself. For rock aficionados, Kansas City Missouri has the Rockfest. It's held at the Liberty Memorial. It's the nation's largest single-day festival and one of the oldest with 21 years behind it. These are just a few of the many events and festivals in Missouri. Join the fun and perhaps try something new.