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Pilot Grove Sesquicentennial

Pilot Grove, Missouri is celebrating their sesquicentennial commemorating 150 years of existence. Pilot Grove is just over 11 miles from the Boonville trailhead and offers all the small town charm one could ask for. The event runs June 8th through the 11th and includes live music, beer garden, and plenty of family fun! Join for …

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2021 Pedaler’s Jamboree

The Pedaler’s Jamboree is a music festival hosted along the Katy Trail! Riders are treated to a 40 mile route from Columbia to Jefferson city in 2021, with fantastic music along the way! Historically the ride began at Flat Branch Park in Columbia, Missouri and the festival held Kemper Park in Boonville. This year the route …

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Boonville 4th of July Fireworks

Fireworks will take place at the Cooper County Fairgrounds with Russel Gerling coordinating music with Spirit of ’76 Fireworks. The Cooper County Fairgrounds will have concessions opening at 5:00pm and Firework for sale all day.


Hermann Freedomfest Fireworks

Hermann’s Freedomfest is an annual Fourth of July celebration. Vendors will be lined in Riverfront Park at 2PM offering food, drinks, and activities. A firework display over the Missouri River will begin at 9.  Riverfront Park is the prime viewing location, however, the spectacle can be seen all over town. Folks at Riverfront Park will …

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St. Charles Riverfest

The St Charles Fourth of July Riverfest is a three day celebration in includes a parade, live music, carnival, food & craft vendors, and fireworks along the banks of the Missouri River and Katy Trailhead in Frontier Park. The celebration culminates with a fireworks show over the river on July 4th. Parking is available at …

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Katy Trail Flood Advisory – July 2019

July 25, 2019 While waters have mostly receded, trail conditions are poor on previously reported closures. Based on the damage caused by the comparable flood of 1993, Missouri State Parks staff expects to find scour holes, washouts, bridge damage, downed trees, debris, silt accumulation and inconsistent trail surfacing. July 6, 2019 Mo State Parks has …

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