Calendar of Events

March, 2014

First Saturday Event: The Big Divide: The Civil War In Missouri & Kansas - March 01, 2014

A presentation by Diane Eickhoff and Aaron Barnhart: Authors of The Big Divide: The Civil War in Missouri & Kansas. | 10 a.m. | FREE | Arrow Rock State Historic Site Visitor Center

April, 2014

First Saturday Event: African-American Experience in Arrow Rock Symposium - April 05, 2014

This incredible, one-day event will provide fascinating insights into the lives of African-Americans throughout Arrow Rock's history. Enjoy thought-provoking presentation from regional and national experts, a luncheon at the J. Huston Tavern, tours of local African-American sites, and great gospel music. Learn more and reserve your tickets at the Friends of Arrow Rock website. | Arrow Rock State Historic Site Visitor Center

Easter Parade & Egg Hunt - April 20, 2014

Don your Easter finery for a walk down Main Street with the Easter Bunny. There are prizes for the prettiest, funniest and most unique hats, followed by an Easter Egg Hunt for the kids.| 2 p.m. | FREE | Main Street

May, 2014

11th Annual Garden Market & Vintage Bazaar - May 10, 2014

The Market will feature a wide selection of spring plants, garden decor, and Missouri products. Plus, NEW THIS YEAR - Vintage merchandise. | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | FREE admission | Old Schoolhouse (west end of Main Street)

July, 2014

4th of July Impromptu Parade - July 04, 2014

No registration, no entry fee, no prizes, just arrive at Eighth & Main Street ready to celebrate our nation's birthday. Join the Kazoo Band. It's Americana at its best! | 2 p.m. | FREE | Main Street

August, 2014

Ice Cream Freeze-Off - August 30, 2014

Who will win this year's bragging rights for the best homemade ice cream? Bring your freezer ready to serve at 4:30. $4 will buy you a ticket for tasting and voting! | J. Huston Tavern Lawn

October, 2014

46th Annual Arrow Rock Heritage Craft Festival - October 11, 2014 through October 12, 2014

One of Missouri's oldest and most popular heritage festivals featuring traditional and modern handcrafted items, historic reenactments, living history presenters, entertainment and food. | 10 am-5 pm | $2 admission fee. | Throughout the village

November, 2014

Merchant's Open House - November 08, 2014 through November 09, 2014

Shop Arrow Rock's one-of-a-kind mercantiles for your holiday giving. Don't forget gift certificates. | Throughout the village

Hanging of the Greens & The Arrival of Santa - November 22, 2014

Bring the entire family to enjoy this lovely Arrow Rock tradition as we decorate our boardwalk with live greenery and welcome Santa to our village. Join us afterward for free commemorative photos with Santa, plus cookies and hot chocolate, at the J. Huston Tavern! | Arrow Rock Boardwalk