Howdy Neighbor Days

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Howdy Neighbor Days

Annual festival at the South Park (Pierce City Park) in Pierce City, Missouri.

6 P.M. to 11 P.M. 6 P.M. TO MIDNIGHT

SATURDAY 1 P.M. to Midnight

Howdy Folks

We need your help in making this Festival the BEST IT CAN BE. Please check out WHO WE ARE & DONATE tabs at, also the booth application under GET INVOLVED.

The web site is a work in progress and we hope to get Booth applications where they can be filled out & printed within to make it easier for everyone.

If anyone needs further information, any questions or suggestions, please contact Ben Slagle at or call 417-489-1462.

Howdy Neighbor Days

Address : South Park, just south of Hwy 37 Pierce City MO
Phone : 417-489-1462   (Always call and confirm events.)

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Web Address :
Admission Fee : no entry fee, buy tickets for rides

Additional Notes : Saturday Parade, 11:00am; Thursday, 6-11pm; Friday, 6-Midnight; Saturday, Noon til Midnight; Carnival Rides - Thursday and Friday, 6:00pm; Saturday, 4:00pm.


Attractions and Upcoming Events

Chapman School - Jolly Mill Park

The Chapman School was built in 1884 and originally located on the Chapman property about 2 miles from the Park. First called the "Hazel Hill," the school was later renamed "Hazel Dell," and eventually "Chapman." When it was closed in 1951

Pierce City, MO Historic Schoolhouses

1922 Bandstand

The bandstand was damaged in the May 4, 2003, tornado but the base still stands in its original location on Walnut Street. The historic bandstand was rebuilt with a red roof (its original color) and rededicated in May 2004.

Pierce City, MO Historic Downtowns

Military Memorials

For those interested in military machinery, the following memorials can be seen on a short day trip to the following cites around the Pierce City area.

Pierce City, MO - M4 Sherman Tank

Cassville, MO - M60A3 Main Battle Tank

Purdy, MO - A-4 Skyhawk Fighter-bomber

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1886 Firehouse

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the old City Hall and Firehouse was built in 1886 and houses two vintage fire trucks from overseas. This building is privately owned.

Pierce City, MO Historic Buildings

St. Mary's Catholic Church

Up to 1883 all Catholics in the area belonged to St. Patrick's Church which was organized in 1871. But owing to the increased immigration of the Germans and Poles, some of these members requested Bishop Hogan for a parish of their own. The first St. Mary'

Pierce City, MO Historic Churches

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