Festivals and Events
opens in a new windowRestaurant Week | June 12-18 | The District
Enjoy exclusive Restaurant Week menus and specials offers at any of the participating eateries. In addition to enjoying special menus during Restaurant Week, you can also be entered into a drawing to win a gift card to various downtown locations. Just pick up a Restaurant Week Passport at any participating restaurant, beginning June 12. To complete your passport, you must dine at three or more locations, and turn your completed passport in to any of the participating restaurants by June 18.
The Missouri State Senior Games is an Olympic-style sports festival for individuals age 50 and older. June’s Show-Me State Games will include the following sports: Archery (NASP), High School Basketball, Lacrosse, Par 3 Golf, Pickleball, Soccer, Swimming, and High School Volleyball.
opens in a new windowSavory Summer Kickoff | June 17, 12-4 PM | Bur Oak Brewing Co.
This event will bring together fine food, contests, local artisans, and entertainment. 30+ chefs and restaurants will serve up their best dishes to judges and the community to be chosen for our final top six cook off challenge!
Movies in the Park:
- opens in a new windowStar Wars: The Force Awakens | June 9, 8:45 PM | Cosmo Park
(PG-13) Three decades after the Empire’s defeat, a new threat arises in the militant First Order.
- opens in a new windowThe Princess Bride | June 14, 7 PM | Rose Park
(PG) While home sick in bed, a young boy’s grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.
- opens in a new windowMrs. Doubtfire | June 28, 7 PM | Rose Park
(PG-13) After a bitter divorce, an actor disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife.
opens in a new windowFamily Fishing Night | June 16, 6-8 PM | Jefferson Farm & Garden
Bring your family and friends to fish in the seven-acre stocked fishing pond, enjoy s’mores by the bonfire or just sit back and relax with a cold drink. Cost is $5 per person (children 4 years and younger free) and includes the rental of a fishing pole, bait, one s’more and one drink. Fishing is catch and release only and a fishing license is not required. Please register by calling Amy Dooley at (573) 239-6134 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
opens in a new windowFamily Fun Fest: Explore Outdoors | June 21, 6-8 PM | Cosmo Park
Entertainment for the whole family, including activities, music, hands-on learning, live entertainment, face painting, food trucks and more. The outdoors has so much to offer. Learn about Missouri fish, birds, parks, camping and more from state and local experts.
“Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” | June 8-11, 15-18, 22-25 | Columbia Entertainment Company
“Stage Kiss” | June 9-11, 15-18 | Talking Horse Productions
“Peer Gynt” | June 21-25 | Artlandish Gallery
“Red, White, and Tuna” | June 22-25, June 28-30 | Corner Playhouse
“Laughing Stock” | June 29-30 | Maplewood Barn Theatre
Music of Prince & The Revolution: Dr. Zhivegas | June 17 | Rose Park
Jelly Roll | June 20 | Rose Music Hall
Jonny Lang | June 22 | The Blue Note
Summerfest: William Elliott Whitmore | June 24 | Rose Park
The Voice finalist, Barrett Baber | June 29 | Rose Music Hall
Hot Summer Nights | events throughout the month of June