Editor's Choice Events for Missouri
Springfield, The Santaland Diaries (12/8 - 12/17): You won’t want to miss this encore run of the hilariously irreverent holiday show.
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Blue Springs, Christmas Eve Services (12/24): Join us on Christmas Eve for any of our family-friendly services at 9:30am, 11:00am, 4:00pm, or 5:30pm.
Branson, The Petersens (11/26 - 12/17): The Petersens are an award-winning bluegrass band from Branson, MO. They are in their seventh season of shows at the Little Opry Theatre in the Branson IMAX Entertainment Complex.
Bridgeton, End of The Year Jam 2017 (12/29): The ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, Gamma Omega Chapter is hosting its 7th annual End of the Year Jam which will be held on Friday December 29, 2017 at the Machinist Hall, 12365 St
Camdenton, 3rd Friday Coffee Morning Jolt (12/15): Kick start the day with a morning jolt of Java (or tea), network with fellow businesses and share information about your business during this daybreak happy hour.
Canton, Christmas Eve Candlelight Service (12/24): All are welcome for a service of Carols, candlelight and Communion. Let us join together to hear the familiar story of Jesus’ birth!
Cape Girardeau, Caroline Kahler: Compelled To Make, A Retrospective (11/3 - 1/28): “Caroline Kahler: Compelled to Make, A Retrospective 1980-2017” opens Friday, Nov. 3, in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus.
Cape Girardeau, Hannah Sanders: Transition Spaces 17.3 (11/3 - 1/28): Hannah Sanders: Transition Spaces 17.3" opens Friday, Nov. 3, in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus.
Centralia, Hot Chocolate and Cookies (12/15): Stop by before, during, or after the Tractor Parade to help support F&L Hustlers of Audrain County, Clover Kids. All proceeds will go to projects and events for the year.
Clayton, Tea Tasting (12/16): check out all of your favorite #rootberryleaf #herbal #tea blends Seedz Cafe and provisions. Awesome space with awesome people. #organic #fairtrade #tisane #sipyourmedicine #stl
Clayton, Worlds Ugliest Sweater Party (12/16): The 3rd annual World's Largest Ugly Christmas Sweater Party is a two city pub crawl benefiting 5 local charities during the holiday season.
Clever, Candlelight Service (12/23): Join us for a special worship service as we celebrate the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ and remember the true reason for the season!
Columbia, Pointe Shoe Decorating Party (12/17): Join the School of Missouri Contemporary Ballet for an afternoon of fun for the aspiring ballerina in your life!
Columbia, Poured Painting Workshop (12/16): Create a poured masterpiece with local artist Meaghan Olsen. Mix your favorite colors, match your decor, make a gift for yourself or someone else!
Columbia, Winter Work Party (12/16): Join other volunteers at the station for our Winter Work Party where we will continue cleaning up and organizing around the station.
De Soto, Merry Christmas! Free Carriage Rides! (12/16): Bring that special someone or bring the whole family! Enjoy a genuine horse drawn carriage ride for free! Before or after have a warm cup of coffee and some baked treats.
Frontenac, Mulan (12/13 - 12/17): Based on the story of FA MULAN, Mulan and Mushu must save the Emperor and all of China!
Hannibal, 2017 Twisted Juniper Holiday Bazaar (12/16): Event will be held on December 16, 2017. There will be direct sales vendors like LuLaRue, Tom and Huck Soaps, and a few local artists showcasing their wares.
Hannibal, Christmas Show- Happy Holidays (12/16): Annual Broadway style Christmas Show- Live music, Dancing and Fun . Bring the Whole Famliy- 2:00 Matinee SHow or 7:00 Evening Show- Tickets available in advance or at the door
Imperial, Good Will To Men Cantata (12/23): Join us this special night! This first-rate musical drama by the BBC Choir will inspire you as you see actors lives transformed by the power of God’s love.
Independence, 2017 Independence Christmas Market (11/24 - 12/22): Event will be held on Dec 1, 2017. Shop for unique one of a kind handmade presents and ride the sleigh free of charge.
Independence, 2018 Independence Third Friday Art Walk and Christmas Market (12/15): There will be art, antiques, baskets, books, crafts, essential oils, flowers, food, gardening items, gifts, jewelry, metal sculptors, music, paintings and lots more.
Independence, Christmas Eve (12/24): LifeConnection Church would like to invite you to celebrate the birth of Christ through a unique Christmas Eve service at 5p. Your whole family is encouraged to celebrate with us.
Jackson, New Years Eve Eve (12/30): We are celebrating New Year's Eve Eve at one of our favorite places. The Bayou is one of those places that....once you have been there you will definitely go back.
Jefferson City, Christmas Eve Gathering (12/24): We would love to invite you to celebrate the Savior with us, in song and in the preaching of His word on Christmas Eve morning, Sunday, December 24th at 10:00 am.
Jefferson City, Magnus at The Bridge (12/16): See Magnus performing Original and Classic Rock at The Bridge on Dec. 16th with special guests Kenny Hunt and Greg Hausman.
Jefferson City, Skate with Santa (12/16): Santa is making an appearance at Washington Park Ice Arena. Join him for a lap around the rink to help him work up an appetite for all those cookies and milk!
Joplin, Soul Space - December 2017 (12/15): There is power in bringing together a group of like minded women towards a shared purpose: to support and lift each other up.
Joplin, Vet Art: Thermal Shock (12/15): (This event is open to all Active military, Reserve, National Guard, veterans, and their families.) Experience the process of raku pottery firing with our friends at Crackpot Pottery.
Kahoka, Santa Claus is Coming (12/23): Santa Claus will be visiting kids at the skating rink on Saturday, December 23! Everyone is welcome to stop by for a visit! We are also staying open til Midnight for our Holiday Late Skate!
Kansas City, A Christmas Carol (11/17 - 12/24): Kansas City’s favorite holiday tradition is back for its 37th season, with an all-NEW adaptation by KCRep Artistic Director, Eric Rosen!
Kansas City, A Star Wars Christmas (12/17): Coming to a galaxy near you: a unique Christmas experience with carols and conversation around the beloved film franchise. Free admission.
Kansas City, Alignment in Standing Postures (12/17): Have you ever wondered if you’re doing it right? Often, we move through the poses quickly during class, and we don’t have time to pay attention to the details of alignment.
Kansas City, Black Label Society (12/30): With a reputation as one of the best guitarists in the world, playing with Black Sabbath Alumnus, Ozzy Osbourne just wasn’t enough for him. Then came some occasional acting, and forming a chart toppin
Kansas City, Christmas Decoration Project (12/24): Help prepare for the birth of Jesus at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, by decorating it for Christmas!
Kansas City, Christmas Eve Candlelight Service (12/24): Join us for the family-friendly Christmas Eve Candlelight Service on Sunday, December 24, at 4:30 p.m. Bring your friends and family as we celebrate the true reason for the season!
Kansas City, Christmas Program (12/17): Join our children’s program as we celebrate the birth of Jesus with story telling, music and family fun!
Kansas City, Corrosion of Conformity (12/30): In 1982, somewhere in Raleigh, North Carolina, a band formed and named themselves, Corrosion of Conformity. With chart success and across seven studio albums, they have become one an influential band
Kansas City, Dj Just (12/31): Emerging from the culturally rich city of San Francisco and now based in Los Angeles, Justin Karcich aka DJ JUST has exhibited his driven, eclectic and cutting edge musical style for tens of thousands
Kansas City, Feast of the Seven Fishes (12/24): We're hosting our annual Feast of the Seven Fishes Dinner on Christmas Eve starting at 6pm in our private Loft, located on the second floor!
Kansas City, Greg Blake at HABOT in Kansas City! (12/15): Kansas State Flatpick Guitar champion, awarded "Guitar Player of the Year" 5 consecutive times (nominated 9x) by SPBGMA...
Kansas City, Herschel McWilliams Trio (12/16): Please join us on December 16th at Parkway Social Kitchen. Looking forward to seeing you there
Kansas City, Hot Suede (12/30): Hot Suede is an original rock and roll band from Kansas City, Missouri. Look for their upcoming single, "Get What You Came For," available for download and streaming October 2017.
Kansas City, Ignea Strata - Noël Noël (12/15): The Westport Brown Bag Series presents Ignea Strata in a luscious holiday program filled with traditional carols, renaissance masterpieces, and baroque gems.
Kansas City, John Pauls Flyin Circus (12/15): Playing blues, American and jazz, John Paul's Flyin' Circus hits the stage at 8! Come to The Outpost and check it out!
Kansas City, Kyle Ayers (12/23): Kyle Ayers is a comedian, writer, actor, and all of that sort, living in New York City, by way of his hometown near Kansas City, Missouri.
Kansas City, Making Innovation Count in 2018 - Kansas City (12/15): Join fellow corporate innovators, intrapreneurs, and leaders in the world of corporate innovation for a breakfast and briefing with Econic and the Sprint Accelerator.
Kansas City, Not a Planet (12/30): Accompanying Not A Planet since mid-2015, Nathan Showalter is touring with the band, with keys and harmonies that fill out further the already lush sound.
Kansas City, Pink Royal (12/30): You can call Pink Royal a pop band, its six members won't take offense...Pink Royal takes groovy pop into another orbit"-Tim Finn, Kansas City Star.
Kansas City, Port Fonda Santa Brunch 2017 (12/16): come take pictures of your little guys and girls while they meet santa at port fonda westport. we’ll be rockin’ christmas music records with brian danker while we serve all of your brunch favorites.
Kansas City, Radkey (12/22): Radkey does whatever they want, and that's what rock and roll is all about. You can hear it in the music and it makes you want to fucking party. Radkey doesn't cater to one sound by calling themselves
Kansas City, Refuge Vows and Sangha Potluck (12/17): Taking refuge in the three jewels is a strict prerequisite for any kind of relationship with the Buddhist teachings.
Kansas City, Santa Ball at Leinenkugel’s Kansas City (12/23): Join us early from 6-8pm for complimentary holiday treats, holiday themed cocktails, holiday bar games, live music, prizes and Santa himself.
Kansas City, Shaun Munday (12/23): Shaun blends soul-drenched vocals with show-stopping bass guitar technique. He captures audiences with a full band sound and plays the bass better than most people play a guitar.
Kansas City, Teen Night at Linwood Y- Ages 13-17 (FREE) (12/22): This FREE event is for teens ages 13-17! Basketball, Pickleball, gaming station, music/lip sync battle, food, group ex for teens, guest speakers and more!
Kansas City, Teen Open Mic! Theme: Picasso! (12/29): Open mic is an opportunity for Kansas City teens to make their voices heard through poetry, music, and performance!
Kansas City, Victor & Penny (12/31): Victor & Penny and their Loose Change Orchestra deliver swing-infused folk-jazz in the band’s signature high-energy style with joy, humor, and soaring musical improvisation.
Kansas City, Vision Board Workshop & Movie Night (12/31): Another year has come to a close and a new year is on the horizon! Are you tired of setting New Year’s resolutions that are never achieved or quickly forgotten?
Kansas City, Wick & The Tricks (12/30): Wick and the Tricks is a band with a mission, but hopes you're have too much fun to notice.
Kansas City, Winterfest (12/9 - 12/30): Holiday cheer rings out at Worlds of Fun during the first annual WinterFest celebration.
Kansas City, Wreaths Across America (12/16): Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 11 AM Terrace Park Cemetery, (169 Hwy & Shoal Creek Parkway)...
Kansas City, Yes You Are (12/30): You've probably already heard Yes You Are's new single HGX, as it debuted on Pepsi's Superbowl 51 commercial, has played thousands of times since (during broadcasts such as the Billboard Awards, the O
Lees Summit, 2nd Annual A Beautiful Christmas: Echos of Joy (12/16): This Christmas, the staff and musicians of Beautiful Savior are excited to share the Christmas story in a program that will allow many people to use their God-given talents.
Lees Summit, Candy Cane Course 5k/10k (12/16): Join us on Saturday December 16th the annual Candy Cane Course 5k and 10k at Paradise Park. The Candy Cane Course is a Christmas themed run that is perfect for the whole family.
Lees Summit, Christmas Service (12/24): The celebration of Jesus's birth! A powerful moving meeting with God, that will include the spiritual gifts of interpretive dance, music and the Word of the Lord.
Lees Summit, Nuncrackers (12/14 - 12/17): The Nunsense Christmas Musical Comedy Dinner Theatre
Lexington, Ice Cream with Santa! (12/16): Please join us for Big Muddy Ice Cream Company's 4th Annual Ice Cream with Santa!
Linn Creek, Old Tyme Christmas at Linn Creek (12/16): Don’t miss Old Tyme Christmas at Linn Creek: a celebration of the Christmas season throughout the city of Linn Creek.
Maplewood, Bring a Buddy Holiday Party (12/15): The Cue and St. Louis APA will be hosting a Bring a Buddy social gathering with a little bit of pool on December 15th @ 7:00pm.
Mexico, Christmas Eve Service (12/24): We invite you to come and celebrate the Christmas season at First Baptist Church with carols, candlelight, and a short devotion and prayer.
Nixa, $5 Clay Reindeer (12/16): This is a come and go activity. Activity takes about 45 minutes. Reindeer will be sculpted and glazed in the same session!
Nixa, Coffee with a Cop (12/15): Join Nixa Police Chief Jimmy Liles and other officers for coffee and conversation at Patrick's Family Restaurant on December 15th from 8am to 9am.
Odessa, Kaysinger Year-End Banquet (12/17): We have made a date for the banquet. The invite is attached to this email. There are several ways to respond to the invite. Either just answer this email or reply through our Facebook pages.
Pacific, Saddle up Saloon- Christmas Concert! (12/16): Come hear Renay Henderson Ring in the Chrismas Holiday and sing R& B, Soul and POP to the sounds of PIANO DAN on keys and the SOUL CITY SHAKERS... !
Potosi, Free Pictures with Santa at Potosi (12/15): Join us for FREE pictures with Santa at the Belgrade State Bank Potosi Main Branch. Pictures will be outside with Santa's sleigh and a Clydsdale horse!
Saint Joseph, Friday Night Christmas (12/15): Please join us for our Family Friday Night Christmas!! We will celebrate the birth of Christ, enjoy music and a brief sermon.
Saint Louis, A Night With Wood Hat Spirits (12/31): New Years Eve 2017 at Sanctuaria Wild Tapas: 5-Course Pairing Dinner featuring Wood Hat Spirits
Saint Louis, Currents 114: Matt Saunders (11/17 - 2/4): Currents 114 artist Matt Saunders works across a variety of media to challenge the boundaries of painting, printmaking, photography, and animation.
Saint Louis, Lola Van Ellas Flavor of the Month Burlesque Show (12/22): Lola Van Ella's Flavor of the Month! A delicious assortment of sweet and new acts, featuring hand picked performers from around the Saint Louis area and curated by Lola herself!
Saint Louis, Thomas Struth: Nature & Politics (11/5 - 1/21): Thomas Struth: Nature & Politics is a photographic exploration of cutting-edge industrial and scientific research spaces.
Saint Peters, Now That Its Christmas (12/16): Now That We're Men, Inc. proudly presents our first Annuel Christmas Show: Now That It's Christmas!
Sainte Genevieve, Holiday Lights Tour (12/22): Come out and see the sanctuary in a brand new way! Not only will you get to see what our tigers are doing after dark, but the sanctuary grounds will be lit up by hundreds of holiday lights!
Sainte Genevieve, Pre New Years Dance (12/29): Kick off New Years Eve weekend with Kickin' Kountry, and Special Guest Dustin Bishop, at the Ste. Genevieve Legion Clubroom,
Salisbury, Moxie Gymnastics (12/17): Our first Christmas Recital will be December 17th at 3pm in the gym. All dancers will receive 2 free tickets.
Sedalia, ICC at Dickie Doo (12/22): Celebrate Christmas with the Ionia Chamber of Commerce! Drink and sing carols!
Smithville, Candy Land Christmas in Downtown Smithville (12/15): Come join us Friday, December 15 for a "Candyland Christmas in Downtown Smithville". Stop by the old School House, down from the First Christian Church, at 112 Church St.
Springfield, 4th Annual Christmas Dance Party (12/17): 4th Annual Chrismas Dance. If you've come before, then you know that this is one of the best dance events of the year!
Springfield, A Cameo Christmas (12/24): We are so proud to announce that we are having our 2nd Annual Christmas give back event.
Springfield, A Royal Christmas (12/22): Take a last minute break from the shopping and celebrate with your Dancing Family at the Royal Ballroom!
Springfield, Breakfast with Santa (12/23): There’s no better way to spend a Saturday morning throughout the holiday season than at breakfast with family and friends.
Springfield, Paul Thomlinson at Frida Mexican Cuisine & Bar (12/22): Paul Thomlinson performs LIVE and acoustically at Frida Mexican Cuisine and Bar at 1410 E. Republic Rd, Springfield, Missouri, on Friday, December 22nd from 5:30pm to close at 9pm.
Springfield, Rory Albanese (12/15): Rory Albanese is a national headlining stand-up comedian, a 9-time Emmy winning writer and Executive Producer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart...
Springfield, Spokes End of Season Banquet (12/16): End of 2017 Spokes season party, please join our BMX family potluck and bring a side dish to share with racers and families. Games, awards and Bmx family fun!
Springfield, Star Trip: Our Faith Awakens (12/17): Come, you must to our Kids Christmas Program "Star Trip: Our Faith Awakens?!" Join us Sunday, December 17th at 10am. It's going to be out of this world! Invite friends!
Springfield, The Santaland Diaries (12/8 - 12/17): You won’t want to miss this encore run of the hilariously irreverent holiday show.
Sullivan, ATJ - Christmas Shindig (12/15): Please join us on December 10th at All That Jazz Dance Studio. Looking forward to seeing you there
Troy, Christmas at Troy First (12/24): Christmas at Troy First on Sunday, December 24th at 9:30 am, 11:00 am and 5:00 pm!
Troy, Santa Breakfast (12/16): The Santa Breakfast is December 16 from 9-11. Please come out and see Santa and eat lots of Pancakes!!! This is a FREE event.
Troy, Semi-Annual 50% Sale!! (12/16): For anyone that likes us on Facebook the store will be open 4pm-5pm on Friday the 15th and will open at 9 am Saturday morning!
Villa Ridge, NCHA Show (12/30): Please join us on December 30th at Double T Performance Horses LLC. Looking forward to seeing you there
Warrenton, Free Christmas Series: Polar Express (12/16): Christmas is right around the corner! We are so excited because we have an upcoming Christmas Film Series! These movies are FREE and open to the public. F
Washington, PTL at Driftwood (12/22): Push The Limit is back at Driftwood on Friday, December 22! We will bring the music and you bring the dance moves. Music starts at 9:00 pm. We can't wait to see you there!
Webster Groves, Gatsbys Speakeasy (12/30): Join BestCellars for our final event of the year!
Webster Groves, Jazz Noel (12/17): Reimagine the Christmas Story… There will be Jazz, Photography & Poetry. Featuring the Music of The Oîkos Ensemble and the Photographic Artistry of Phil Shoulberg.
Wentzville, 9th Annual Christmas Wonderland (12/16): Christmas blessings for homeless and working poor of the community. Luncheon, Santa visits for kids up to 12. Gifts for families in attendance as available from donations from the community.
Wentzville, Nidra with Nadine (12/15): Yoga nidra, or yogic sleep as it is commonly known, is an immensely powerful meditation technique, and one of the easiest yoga practices to develop and maintain.
Westphalia, Santa is Coming to Town (12/17): Santa is coming to Westphalia Pizza Co. on Sunday, December 17, 2017. Santa will arrive at 2:00 and return to the North Pole at 7:00 p.m. Bring your little ones to visit with Santa.
Wildwood, Hidden Valley Food Drive (12/17): Just in time for the holiday season! Help us support our local community and those in need while kick-starting the winter season.
Wright City, Ugly Sweater Party (12/15): Join us for an Ugly Sweater Party in The Barrel Room! Bring your friends and enjoy music from DJ Shawn T, delicious holiday drinks, appetizers, an ugly sweater contest and more!