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  • Virtual Visits with Santa

    Date: 11/14/2020 - 01/04/2021

    Make this holiday magical with a virtual visit to the North Pole! Santa's helpers have been working hard decking the... read more

  • Virtual Living Windows

    Date: 12/04/2020

    Get cozy! The District's annual Living Windows Festival is coming directly to your home! Join us virtually, Dec. 4th, from... read more

  • Harvest Hootenanny Livestream

    Date: 12/05/2020

    We are thrilled to announce that we will be doing a FREE livestreamed Holiday Hootnanny from the Blue Note on Saturday,... read more

  • Outdoor Woodland Craft Fair

    Date: 12/05/2020

    City Garden School is hosting an outdoor woodland craft fair at Camp Takimina on December 5 from 10am-4pm. Local crafters... read more

  • Ragtag Holiday Drive-in

    Date: 12/06/2020

    This holiday season, Ragtag Cinema presents a drive-in double-feature celebrating the enduring themes of parents risking it all to reunite... read more

  • Mentored Pheasant Hunt

    Date: 12/13/2020

    Join Mid MO Uplanders Chapter of Quail Forever and the Land Learning Foundation for a Mentored Pheasant Hunt on December... read more

  • Missouri Symphony Virtual Holiday Home Tour

    Date: 12/15/2020 - 01/03/2021

    Since 1984 the Missouri Symphony League Holiday Home Tour has become a special time for family and friends to gather... read more

  • Roc7k Trail Run

    Date: 01/22/2021

    Start the New Year with a challenge at the ROC 7K Trail Run! Join us at Cosmo Park's Rhett's Run... read more

  • Pedaler's Jamboree

    Date: 05/28/2021 - 05/29/2021

    PEDALER’S JAMBOREE May 28 & 29, 2021 Columbia to Jefferson City on the Katy Trail Pedaler’s Jamboree Postponed until 2021... read more

  • Roots N Blues Festival 2021

    Date: 09/24/2021 - 09/26/2021

    We’re excited to gather with you for the Roots N Blues Festival on September 24-26, 2021. All passes purchased for the... read more

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