The Mark Twain Museum & Boyhood Home in Hannibal, MO

Step back in time to the house and town that inspired Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and much more at The Mark Twain Museum & Boyhood Home in Hannibal, Missouri. Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835 – 1910), better known by the pen name Mark Twain, is an American literary icon. His novels &ldquo...

Fantastic Caverns - America's Ride-Thru Cave!

Fantastic Caverns, in Springfield, Missouri, is the only show cave in North America to offer a completely ride-through tour. Sit back in your Jeep-drawn tram car as it takes you along the path of an ancient underground river. Missouri is known as the cave state, with literally thousands of undergro...

Leila's Hair Museum - the World's Only Hair Museum!

Independence, Missouri is home to the world’s only hair museum. Leila’s Hair Museum displays thousands of works of art, all made from real human hair! Hair art? Hair museum? Are we pulling your leg with all this hairy business? Absolutely not. Hair art has been with us a long, long tim...

The Steamboat Arabia Museum - 200 Tons of Pre-Civil War Artifacts

The steamboat Arabia sank on the Missouri River near Kansas City in 1856. Its rediscovery in 1988 revealed 200 tons of remarkably preserved, pre-Civil War artifacts - the largest collection in the world. Come see it at Kansas City's Arabia Steamboat Museum! The Missouri River claimed numerous steam...

The "World's Largest" in Missouri and Where To Find Them

Missouri is known as the "Show-Me State" because of native skepticism, they say; but I think it might also apply to the number of state attractions listed as being the "World's Largest." I mean, who doesn't want to see the biggest gas pump, chess piece, or cap gun around? I do – show me!! T...

The Hermann Wine Trail 2018 Holiday Fare Wine Trail

Come travel Missouri's Hermann Wine Trail this November for the annual Hermann Holiday Fare Wine Trail! 7 Hermann area wineries will host a celebration of good food and good wine, November 17th and 18th, 2018. The Hermann Wine Trail is a group of seven, family owned wineries located along the Misso...

Discover and Explore Johnson Shut-Ins State Park

Johnson Shut-Ins State Park is famous for its natural water-park, carved out of purple-pink granite by years of erosion. Generations of visitors have come from all over to explore this natural playground. Johnson Shut-Ins State Park (it's actually "Johnson's" but more folks seem to know it without...

Columbia Experimental Music Festival 2018 - Art, Music, and More!

Come to Columbia, MO October 5th through the 7th, 2018 for the Columbia Experimental Music Festival! Over two dozen artists from around the world will provide 3 days of adventurous art and music at 10 venues throughout downtown Columbia, MO. Don't miss it! Columbia, MO has been the site of some gre...

Augusta Harvest Festival 2018 & MVP Sweepstakes

Come to Augusta, MO this September for the annual Augusta Harvest Festival: September 21st through the 23rd, 2018. Augusta has the distinction of being America's first Viticultural Area and this festival, held for over 100 years, celebrates that heritage. Augusta Harvest Festival 2018 is a fun and...

Attend Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest 2018 and Win A Custom Harley!

The 12th annual Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest is just around the corner with concerts, contests, motorcross, and a chance to win a custom Harley-Davidson motorcycle! Ozarks Bikefest 2018 is September 12th through the 16th all around Lake of the Ozarks, MO. There's always something fun to do or see on...

Don't Miss KC Irish Fest 2018 - Labor Day Weekend

Come and celebrate Kansas City's proud Celtic heritage at KC Irish Fest 2018! Enjoy three full days of Irish music, dancing, comedy, and more. KC Irish Fest will be held August 31st to September 2nd, 2018 at the Crown Center in Kansas City, MO. Kansas City's deep Irish roots are the foundation for...

Come To The 2018 Washington Town and Country Fair!

Come to Washington, MO and celebrate at the 89th annual Washington Town and Country Fair, August 1st through the 5th, 2018! The annual Washington Town and Country Fair is the second largest fair in Missouri. It's also considered to be one of the very best. This year's fair is no exception. There wi...