Community Events

 January: Eagle Days

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Eagle Day: NEW DATE

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Daddy/Daughter Tea Party

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Daddy/Daughter Tea Party

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MARCH 11, 2019

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Wine Stroll-2018

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PUBS AND POKER-MARCH 30TH 2019

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Wine Stroll

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Jubilee Days Celebration 2018

CIGAR BOX MUSIC & BBQ FESTIVAL

2019 Cigar Box Festival

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& KCS BBQ Competition

Peoples Choice Flyer
2019 jubilee days Booth reservations

Relay for Life

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Jill Cobb (R) & Erin Williamson(L) leading the 2016 Relay.

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Pumpkin Painting...fun for everyone!!

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Pumpkin Painting: October

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Zombie Run...come out if you dare!

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Oct. 26th. Zombie Run/Walk. Fun for the whole family!

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October: Heritage Days

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Heritage Days-Visitor Center

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Heritage Days by the Harbor

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Halloween Hoopla

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Mac Vorce (L) at Halloween Hoopla

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Lights

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Christmas on the Harbor 2016

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ANNUAL EVENTS 
* Dates, locations & times will vary yearly. 
* Dates and information are updated once they become available.
*Activities/times are subject to change based on weather conditions and may or may not be re-scheduled.!!

January   

Eagle Day: JAN 12TH CANCELLED
New Date set for: Saturday, February 9th. 2019

Location: Truman Visitors Center
Additional Information for this event:
Call (660) 438-2216
Did you know that Eagles develop the white head and tail around the age of 5 years? or did you know that an adult Eagle has a wing span of approx. 6 ft wide! Come find out more about our National Bird the Bald Eagle. See two live Eagles presented by the Dickerson Zoo, learn how Eagles hunt, or how big nest can be and more, look at art displays, photographs, Music and more. Great experience for the whole family. 
For other locations please call the Truman Lake Visitor Center or look at the Missouri Conservation Magazine.
CLICK TO PRINT FLYER

February
Benton County Hunting & Fishing Expo:  
Date: Stay tuned for 2019
Time: 
The Warsaw Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting this years  Hunting & Fishing Expo Saturday Feb. 24th. at the Community Building located at 181 W. Harrison St. Warsaw, MO. 
Vendors from around the area showcase hunting & fishing equipment and anything you would need to have a great outdoor experience.
Demonstrations, Silent Auction, Raffles and More. 
Special Guest: Hunting & Fishing with Harry
Just $5.00 at the door. 
$3.00 with a canned food item.
Children 12 and under FREE
Call the Chamber for more information. 660-438-5922.
Click here to visit the Chamber of Commerce for this event


Business Expo

Date: Stay tuned for 2019
Location: Held at the Community Building 181 W. Harrison Local Business will be there to show off their goods or services. 

March

Daddy Daughter Masquerade Ball:


Presented by the Warsaw Parks & Recreation Dept.
Date: Saturday, March 16th.
MUST REGISTER BY MARCH 11th.
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Warsaw Community Building (Lower Level)
Daddy's bring your daughters and join us for a fun & exciting afternoon. (Grandpa's, Uncles's Brothers etc. welcome to bring your little princess).
Drinks & Snacks, Music, Photo booth, Crafts and Games and FUN!!
Registration is required for this event. 
Click here to print out Registration form
*Please return Registration form to the Utilities Office. Read & Sign back pg. Liability Wavier Form. 


36th Annual Ducks Unlimited Show: 
Date: Stay tuned for 2019 date
Time: Doors open at ___:00 PM
Location: Warsaw Community Building                            (181 W. Harrison St.)
This years Ducks is sold out. 
Join in on a fun filled evening with dinner, auction and great prizes. Meet new faces and get informed, or become a new member.
For tickets visit www.ducksunlimited.org or call 660.438.0381 or 660.221.1860
Sponsored by: Mossy Oak Properties, Steve Stokes Excavating, Charlie Browne, Burke Sawmill, Wenig Custom Gunstocks, American Family Insurance & more.

Give Back Quarter Mania: 

Date: March 14th 2020
Time: 6:00 PM
This event is the largest fundraiser benefiting the Relay of Life. Great fun bidding on items with quarters. Includes Dinner, fun and prizes.
Contact Sharon Guess at 660-438-6065.
Held at Warsaw Community Building. Warsaw, MO. 
181 W. Harrison St. 

PUBS AND POKER
Saturday, March 30th. 2019
Presented by Benton County Tourism
Click here for details

April
Benton County Wine Stroll: 
Date: April 27th. 2019
Time: 4:00-7:00 PM
Sponsored by Benton County Community Foundation

Like Wine? Join the fun wine hoppin' around downtown Warsaw businesses to sample great wines.  All proceeds go towards the annual grant process that provides money to non-profit organizations throughout Benton County. 

For Information:


Call Tracy Spry at (660) 438-7992. 

For more information visit:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1985600861556040/

Tickets available at:


1. Tracy Spry & Associates Office: 304 Main St. Warsaw, MO. 660-438-7992
2. Wine Antiques & More
301 E. Main St.-Cole Camp. 660-668-0049
3. www.eventbee.com

May

Mother-Son Game Night:


Date: May 11th.
Time: 3:00 pm- 6:00 PM
Ages: 3 yrs - 10 yrs
Location: Warsaw- Bledsoe Ferry Sports Complex.
$15.00 per Pair (*Registration required)
Registered event...register by May 6th
NEW Event!! Enjoy pizza, rootbeer floats, photo booth, prizes, games & fun.
Call Kylie for more information.
Click here to print flyer & registration form

June
Jubilee Days: JUNE 6th, 7th & 8th. 
Hosted by the Jubilee Days Committee.
Theme:"No Place Like Home"
This years Jubilee Days brings a host of fun. Come see the Classic Car/Truck/Motorcycle Show, Parade, Carnival, Bike Races, Turtle Races, FFA Petting Zoo, Karaoke Contest and a little Miss Contest, 5k Run     & 1 Mile Walk and more!
Their will be plenty of vendors displaying Arts & Crafts, Food vendors, and Live music.  Mark your Calendar now because you don't want to miss out on all the fun & Excitement.
CLICK HERE TO PRINT VENDOR APPLICATION

The Dam Experience: 


Date: July 6th. 2019
This is the largest fireworks show around. Fireworks are shot off from the Truman Lake Dam and A.M Pyrotechnics will be conducting a patriotic salute to America with music from KDKD 95.3 FM. This event has numerous areas to view from and they may also be seen from boats around the Dam as well as from the nearby park areas. Get there early for a great spot. Donations are greatly appreciated by the Chamber of Commerce or the day of the event. 
Fireworks start at dusk. 


August

Ozark Cigar Box Music Festival 


                                          &
KCBS Sanctioned BBQ Competition 

  
Cigar Box Festival: Saturday, August 3rd.  (1- 8 pm), August 4th (11am-5pm).
BBQ: Sunday, August 3rd.  (3-6pm)


Family Friendly, Build Workshops with Travis Bowlin, Vendors, Food, Live Music & FUN!!

Presented by: Benton County Tourism & Recreation Corporation and the Chamber of Commerce.
Located at Drake Harbor, Warsaw, MO.
Vendor Registration/information please visit   https://www.visitbentoncomo.com/ozark-cigar-box-guitar-music-festival
For more information please contact the Benton County Tourism at 660 438-2090




September


October
Pumpkin Painting Fun Night
Date: Stay tuned for 2109 date
Time: 
Location: Warsaw Community Building-Harbor Room
Presented by the Warsaw Parks & Recreation Dept.
This events provides the Pumpkins, decorating kit for each person along with goodies that include: Juice, Cider & Cookies. 
All ages welcome!! Awards in different categories given.
Kids 12 & Under $
Adults: $
THIS IS A REGISTERED EVENT.   
Click here for registration form and details


Zombie 5K Run/Walk & Kids Fun Run/Walk 
Date: Stayed tuned for 2019 date
Registration required. Day of event or before. 
*Pre-Register for discount and t-shirt guarantee.
This event sponsored by Warsaw Parks & Recreation
Loads of fun for the whole family!!

Click here for Registration form & details

Heritage Days: 
Date: Oct. 19th & 20th
This two day festival hosted by the Warsaw Area Chamber of Commerce is a two day festival celebrating  and honoring both the historical and modern day crafts of our Missouri pioneers. Step back in time....see craft demonstrations from the 1800's at the Visitor Center while downtown's Drake Harbor features modern day crafts in large tents. Bus connections to and from Drake Harbor to the Visitor Center is available.  Click the link www.warsawchamberofcommerce.com for more information or call the Chamber at 660-438-5922. 



Halloween Hoopla on Main Street:

Date: Oct. 31 st.


Location: Main Street. _____ PM


Hosted by: Chamber of Commerce
Dare you to join us at this years Halloween Hoopla. Enjoy trick-or treating as the local businesses decorate a space along Main Street to hand out tricks or treats in a safe and friendly surrounding. Great for all ages. Area streets around are closed during this event.


November

Country Crafts & Collectibles Show:
Date: Nov. 2nd.
The Craft & Collectibles show is held in the Community Building located at 181 W. Harrison st. Warsaw.
For more information please call Sharon Guess at 660-438-6065.

 

Warsaw Harbor Christmas Lights On:
Date: Stay Tuned for date and details

The Downtown area and Drake Harbor holiday lights will turn on at sunset November 22nd. and will continue until January 2nd. for holiday enjoyment. 
Walk or drive the downtown and Harbor areas for an array of lights, colors and smells of the holidays. Enjoy with family and friends. 

December

Kaysinger Christmas: 

Date: Dec 6th & 7th.

Kaysinger Bluff Pioneer Village

29027 Visitor Center Rd. Warsaw, MO. 65355

Presented by Kaysinger Bluff Pioneer Heritage Assn


Come join us for an 1800s Christmas Celebration

Experience sights, sounds and smells of days gone by. Enjoy hay wagons, singing of carols, fireplaces, wood stoves, candles, luminaries, buildings decked out in old-fashioned décor, hot chocolate and hot cider! Find that unique gift at the Kaysinger General Store. 

We will be serving food at the Food Barn. 

Adults $____

Children 6-12, $_____
Under 5 free

Wristbands good for both days!

Click here to view Benton County Tourism and Recreation Official Website


CHRISTMAS AT THE HARBOR:             Date:  Dec  13th & 14th. Harbor

Warsaw Christmas Parade
Date: Dec 14th


Warsaw Kaysinger Christmas

December 7-8

Friday, December 7th, 2018  3-9 PM

Saturday, December 8th, 2018  3-9 PM
Kaysinger Bluff Pioneer Village

Warsaw MO

Presented by Kaysinger Bluff Pioneer Heritage Assn

Come join us for an 1800s Christmas Celebration

Experience sights, sounds and smells of days gone by. Enjoy hay wagons, singing of carols, fireplaces, wood stoves, candles, luminaries, buildings decked out in old-fashioned décor, hot chocolate and hot cider! Find that unique gift at the Kaysinger General Store. 

We will be serving food at the Food Barn. 

Adults $3

Children 6-12, $2

Under 5 free

Wristbands good for both days!

Warsaw Kaysinger Christmas

December 7-8

Friday, December 7th, 2018  3-9 PM

Saturday, December 8th, 2018  3-9 PM
Kaysinger Bluff Pioneer Village

Warsaw MO

Presented by Kaysinger Bluff Pioneer Heritage Assn

Come join us for an 1800s Christmas Celebration

Experience sights, sounds and smells of days gone by. Enjoy hay wagons, singing of carols, fireplaces, wood stoves, candles, luminaries, buildings decked out in old-fashioned décor, hot chocolate and hot cider! Find that unique gift at the Kaysinger General Store. 

We will be serving food at the Food Barn. 

Adults $3

Children 6-12, $2

Under 5 free

Wristbands good for both days!