ANNUAL EVENTS

Sounds of Summer Concert

August 2

Huge thank you to all of our volunteers and sponsors for our 2018 Sounds of Summer Concert Series. Check back soon for our 2019 schedule.

Time:
7pm – 11pm

Burg Fest

September 27-28

Warrensburg Main Street  is bringing Burg Fest to the streets of downtown Warrensburg. This 2 day festival will feature a variety of activities will take place on September 27-28 2019.  There will be a return of the kids bounce zone with new and exciting additions this year. There will also be a performance stage with live music, beer garden, car show, street vendors and much more. If you are interested in becoming a vendor please visit the Burg Fest website!

Burg Fest is one of the 50 Fantastic Missouri Fall Festivals! Read more about it here.  Please visit www.theburgfest.org for more information!

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Downtown Trick or Treat

October 31

Warrensburg’s annual downtown Trick or Treat is a safe alternative for families as they walk through the downtown area and receive candy and treats from participating local merchants.

Come join us as we continue the tradition started over 15 years ago! The downtown Trick or Treat has become a must-attend event for local families on Halloween. Every year the streets of downtown Warrensburg fill up with costumed children in search of candy! Stop by the downtown district to stock up on goodies before knocking on your neighbor’s doors! Don’t miss out!!

Thank You UCM Dance Club for performing “Thiller” on the streets of Downtown during our annual Trick or Treat.

Time:
4:00 – 6:00pm

Sweet Treat Trail

November 8-9

The Sweet Treat Trail and Holiday Open Houses will be Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9. Those who visit participating Sweet Treat Trail locations will enjoy something sweet while they shop and browse at local businesses, restaurants, and organizations. Several businesses will also include special offers or other holiday cheer. Sweet Treat Trail guides will be available at the offices of Warrensburg Main Street, Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce and participating businesses.

Every participating location will have a special sign or flyer in their window letting visitors know what days and times they are participating in this festive holiday promotion. This is a fun way to start the holiday season by loving what’s local and supporting local businesses in Warrensburg. The two day event is sponsored by Love What’s Local, City of Warrensburg, Warrensburg Main Street and the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce.

Window Decorating

November

Shop Small Saturday

November 30

3rd Annual Holiday Parade

December 6

Dickens Christmas

December 7

The store fronts of Downtown Warrensburg will be brought to life by local artists during Dickens Christmas! This day long event will include horse and wagon rides, carolers strolling down the streets, live music in local businesses, chestnut roasting on an open fire, a tree lighting ceremony and much more.

  • Lighting of Courthouse Tree
  • Live Music & Caroling
  • Artists in Windows
  • Horse & Wagon Rides

Time: 
10:00am – 5:00pm

Love What's Local Restaurant Week

March 2020 TBA

Love What’s Local Restaurant Week is a great opportunity to explore the wonderful restaurants in our community. Each restaurant will be offering a $10 lunch and a $25 dinner during Restaurant Week. It is up to each restaurant on what they will offer at these price points.

Piccadilly Gala

2020 TBA

Warrensburg Main Street, Inc. is gearing up for another fun ladies night out!! We are excited to bring a little “paradise” to you! We have tons of great and different items up for grabs, you dont want to miss this event. Tickets are on sale until February 15 for $65. (THATS $10 OFF!!) Tickets purchased after that date are back to the original price of $75.

Thank you to our commitee chair, Gina Carlyle for doing another wonderful event. Carly Joyner, Ellen Sewell, Sarah Misner, Amy Creigton and the WMS staff have been working hard along side Gina and cant wait to celebrate with you!

Spring Day of Caring

April 2020 TBA

Warrensburg Main Street’s annual Downtown Beautification is a one day event that focuses on the beautification and revitalization of the downtown area. The Missouri Main Street Association recognized Warrensburg Main Street for its efforts in making our downtown a better place by naming the Day of Caring the Outstanding Special Project of 2013. We are never finished improving our community. If you would like to volunteer, or wish to receive more information about the Day of Caring please email us at wburgmainstreet@gmail.com.

Watch A Video Of Spring Day Of Caring

Burgz Bop

May 2020 TBA

All Ages Concert and Family Fun Night! Outdoor concert,
free to the public. Enjoy Live Performances of Kid Friendly
Versions of Today’s Pop Music Hits! Featuring the Center Stage School of Rock Band and performers, and Warrensburg High School Jazz Band.

Time:
5:30-8pm,

Location:
The City Complex
102 N. Holden St.
Warrensburg, MO 64093

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Historic Walk

May 22

Take a stroll into downtown Warrensburg’s unique history! This evening you will learn about important historical buildings and locations throughout the downtown area. Meeting at the Old Drum statue in front of the courthouse, Joe Jokubeit will present an authentic representation of the “Eulogy of the Dog” that was originally given in 1870.

Time:
6:00pm

Location:
Meet at the Old Drum Statue

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Farm To Table

June 5

This year’s Farm to Table is going to be a great one! Tickets go on sale on Saturday, May 4 at the first Farmers’ Market. We will have 100 tickets available at $100 each*. This year, we will have a 3 course meal with 3 wine pairings, all prepared by 3 area chefs from fresh, local produce. The Nace Brothers Acoustic Trio will provide music throughout the meal for a beautiful ambience. It’s going to be a wonderful evening, so please join us! *Must be 21 or older to purchase ticket & attend.

Time:
6-9pm

Location:

E. Market St
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Burg Uncorked

TBD

Due to a scheduling conflict with our wineries and the many events occurring in June, the Burg Uncorked event is being rescheduled. We will have more information soon. To keep up-to-date on this event, visit the Warrensburg Main Street, Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce or Johnson County United Way Facebook pages. If you have any questions, you can contact either Warrensburg Main Street at 660-429-3988 or the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce at 660-747-3168.

4th of July Parade

July 4

Bring the whole family to take part in the patriotic fun. Participants are encouraged to decorate their wagons, trikes, bikes, pets or even themselves to take part in the parade. Special prizes, a bounce house, games, face painting and more will be available before and after the parade. The parade is free to the public and there are no registration fees. This event is a partnership between Warrensburg Parks and Recreation and Warrensburg Main Street.

Registration and pre-parade fun at the Johnson County Downtown Courthouse Lawn starts at 9:30 a.m. and the parade will begin at 10 a.m.

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LWL Sidewalk Sale

UPCOMING EVENT

The Love What’s Local Committee is thrilled to announce this year’s Love What’s Local Community Sidewalk Sale on July 12th & 13th!

The purpose of the LWL Campaign is to educate the consumer of the significance of purchasing local goods and using local services so we want to encourage our retail businesses, but ALL businesses, are able to participate in this two day event! The FOCUS: to keep our dollars local

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