St. Charles


Missouri River Irish Fest

The 2023 Missouri River Irish Fest is one of the largest Irish Festivals in the Midwest and can be enjoyed by all ages. Held just off the Katy Trail in St. Charles, MO, attendees will be treated to plenty of food, drinks, crafts, and music to celebrate the rich heritage of Missouri’s Irish Americans.


2021 Bicentennial Ride

The Bicentennial Ride combines two century rides to kick off the Missouri bicentennial commemoration. A group of 100 cyclists will depart from St. Charles and ride to North Jefferson. A second group of 100 cyclists will depart from Windsor and ride to North Jefferson. Both groups will camp in Memorial Park in Jefferson City and …

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Midwest Maifest

Midwest Maifest is a one-day festival to celebrate the arrival of Spring and the rich German heritage in St. Charles County. This event is held in Newtown which will necessitate an uber or shuttle from the trail but certainly worth the trip! The festivities will include: Product Samples from Local Craft Breweries, Wineries & Spirit …

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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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