2018 MISSOURI - November & December 2018
LOCAL FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS, EVENTS
(see also: 2017 - 2016 - 2014 - 2013 - 2010 )
November 3, 2018
America's Oldest Wing Festival. Sample wings from local restaurants at the Annual Springfield Sertoma Wingapalooza. The Ozark's annual Charity Wing Contest.
November 17, 2018
10th Annual Ozarks Beerfest
At the Springfield Expo Center. Anyone 21 and older is invited to attend this laid-back event full of music, food from favorite area restaurants, and of course, samples of unique beers from microbreweries and distributors from across the Midwest. Tickets go on sale November 1st. All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks.
November 17-18, 2018 - Holiday Fare Wine Trail - Hermann, Missouri
When new wines are cellared for a long winter’s nap and the larder is full of harvest bounty, the mood turns festive along the Hermann Wine Trail. The Holiday Fare Wine Trail is an annual celebration of good food and good wine, shared with family and friends.
November 22, 2018 - THANKSGIVING DAY - Nationwide
There are so many events on today they are to numerous to list.
November 30 - December 1, 2018 Missouri Livestock Symposium
An educational program for those interested in horses, beef cattle, sheep, meat goats, forages, stock dogs, or other agriculturally related topics or products, featuring nationally known speakers, and a trade show.
November 30 - December 2, 2018 Kimmswick Christmas Cookie Walk
8th Annual Christmas Cookie Walk. Come to Kimmswick and stop by the Visitor Center to purchase your Kimmswick Christmas Cookie Cookbook for $22.00 filled with a favorite cookie reciepe from each participating shop in Kimmswick. Then take your goodie bag from shop to shop and receive a cookie made from each of the recipies for you to sample. This has quickly became a favorite event during our Christmas in Kimmswick Celebration so be sure to get your tickets early.
December 1, 2018 Farm Toy Show - Shelbina, Missouri
Annual Shelbina Knights of Columbus Farm Toy Show at Father Buhman Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ?For more info call (573) 588-4356.
December 7-8, 2018
31st Annual SEMO Farm Toy Show
John Deere and farm fans enjoy this special show featuring a variety of toy and miniature farm implements and equipment. America's Best Value Inn, Hwy. 62 & I-55, exit 67. From 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday and ?8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. For more info call (573) 628-3643.
December 7 & 14, 2018 Annual Candlelight Christmas Walk
Experience the spirit of an old-fashioned ‘Norman Rockwell-feeling’ Christmas in historic Augusta, Missouri. Visit with Santa Claus in the Olde Wine Hall! Settle under a blanket and enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride, then warm yourself ‘round the bonfire at the old town square while savoring freshly-roasted chestnuts. Afterwards, enjoy Christmas Caroling in the Historic church. There will be a town scavenger hunt with prizes. Enjoy delicious food and holiday spirits at local Restaurants, Wineries, the Brewery and Churches.
December 8-9, 2018 - Say Cheese Wine Trail - Hermann, Missouri
Sip and sample wine and cheese pairings, from the classic to the creative. Held annually the second weekend of December, this event coincides Hermann’s popular Kristkindl Markt, an Old-World holiday market.
December 10, 2018 - Terra Madre Day - Worldwide
A worldwide celebration of local food held every year on December 10. Through hundreds of diverse and unique events across the globe, together we show that a global food revolution grows from local roots.
December 31, 2018 NYE Live! St. Louis - St. Louis, Missouri
Join the largest global celebration at the greatest downtown destination at NYE Live! at Ballpark Village. Ring in the New Year in style with your choice of two different levels of packages with access to 5 different venues all under one roof! Party-goers can look forward to an all-inclusive premium drink package, complimentary midnight toast, live DJ performance by DJ Dynamix, confetti at midnight, and the only BALL DROP IN ST. LOUIS!