Lamar, Missouri

Upcoming Events in Lamar Missouri


18 Harry Truman's Birthday - Celebrate Missouri's only president's birthday and learn about Truman's life and contributions as president.

Address: Harry S. Truman Birthplace SHS , Lamar, Missouri
Ph: 417-682-2279 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free.

21 Missouri LEAF - The Missouri Department of Conservation has partnered with the Harry S Truman Coordinating Council to implement the Missouri Local Environmental Advisory Forum (LEAF) program in Jasper, Newton, Barton, and McDonald County.
Open house style forums will be conducted this summer as a place for county residents to gather and discuss environmental issues that are most important to them. Stations on a variety of topics will be staffed by experts who want to hear your ideas and will share with you close-to-home conservation success stories. Join us at Lamar Memorial Hall from 3-7pm on May 28th, 2015.

Address: Lamar Memorial Hall , Lamar, Missouri


30 Truman Heritage Days - Celebrate America's 33rd President. There will be crafts, food, live music and a spectacular fireworks display for the grand finale.

Address: Lamar's Historic Square , Lamar, Missouri
Ph: 417-682-3595 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free.

6 Heritage Days - Experience life in the 1800s through interpreters performing storytelling crafts and activities.

Address: Truman Birthplace SHS , Lamar, Missouri
Ph: 417-682-2279 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free.


29 - 1 Lamar Farm and Industrial Exposition - Third Week - Missouri's largest free fair. Queen contest, parade, carnival, food and live music. Judging of art, floriculture, 4-H and home economics.

Address: Lamar's Historic Square , Lamar, Missouri
Ph: 417-682-3687 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Lamar Aquatic Park

Southwest Missouri's most exciting water park. Features: 5

Lamar, MO Water Parks

Harry S. Truman Birthplace State Historic Site

Only Missourian elected U.S. President was born here May 8, 1884. He was the 33rd President, serving 1945-53. Six-room frame structure was built 1880-1882

Lamar, MO Famous Homes

Lamar Country Club

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 9
Reserve Advance Tee Times:

Lamar, MO Golf Courses

Things to do near Lamar, MO

Broken Tee Golf Course

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Leisure Park

Two 18-hole miniature golf courses. Arcade with pool tables, air-hockey, pinball and video games, go-karts and concessions....

Appleton City Historical District

District contains an 1870 railroad depot, caboose, the original W.H. Library - believed to be one of the four oldest librarie...