California, Missouri

Upcoming Events in California Missouri


12 The Taste of Local Missouri Moniteau County - The Missouri River Bluffs Association will be hosting a series of 6 farmers’ market festivals in Mid-Missouri. Join us for local food, local wine and beer, local music, locally-made agricultural artisan products, and fun children’s activities hosted by 4-H.

Moniteau County Festival: Downtown California, Sat. June 22nd, 2013 3-7 pm

Address: Downtown California, California, MO , California, Missouri
Ph: 573-256-2602 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


26 - 30 Moniteau County Fair and Livestock Show - Parade, car show, horse show, demolition derby, horseshoe pitching contest, antique tractor show, Tuff Truck challenge, livestock and horticulture showing, and much more.

573) 796-8250 - during fair week

Ph: 573-796-8250 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: General Admission $6.00, 12 and up.


11 Ozark Ham & Turkey Festival Annual Car Show - The Ozark Ham and Turkey Festival takes place on the third Saturday of September and is located around the historic county courthouse in downtown California. Turkey drumsticks and ham sandwiches are the centerpieces of the festival which celebrates the two largest industries in town, Cargill Value Added Meats and Burger's Smokehouse. Events include a BBQ contest, antique and classic car show, crafts, the world's largest turkey sub sandwich, three stages of live entertainment, 5K walk/run, a parade that boasts over 100 entries, an antique tractor show, lots of food, Tuff Truck & Figure 8 competition and so much more.

Address: California Fairgrounds , California, Missouri
Ph: 573-796-8685 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 573-796-8309
Fee: $6.00 for Tuff Truck event

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Things to do near California, MO

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