ANNUAL EVENTS

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Clean The Burg

September 11th - 12th, 2020

The Love What’s Local Committee, comprised of the City of Warrensburg, Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce, and Warrensburg Main Street, are excited to announce that they are planning for the 2nd annual community event called Clean the Burg.

This two-day event taking place on September 11th and 12th is to encourage community volunteerism and to beautify Warrensburg. Residents, families, community groups, businesses, churches, and teenagers who need to perform service hours can come up with projects and implement them during Clean the Burg. The Love What’s Local Committee would like to encourage all participants to wear face coverings and social distance during this event.

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Downtown Trick or Treat

October 30th, 2020

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!

Time:
4:00 – 6:00pm

Holiday Open House

November 6th - 7th, 2020

Those who visit participating Holiday Open House 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. This two day event is sponsored by Love What’s Local, City of Warrensburg, Warrensburg Main Street and the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce.

Shop Small Saturday

November 28th, 2020

When you have received a signature from all the locations, please turn your passport into one of the participating businesses for a chance to WIN!

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Window Decorating

December 2020 - TBA

Please contact Warrensburg Main Street to take part in the contest!

4th Annual Holiday Parade

December 4th, 2020

Is your business, church or community group interested in participating in the Warrensburg Holiday Parade?

Register before November 22nd to enter!

Dickens Christmas

December 5th, 2020

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

Downtown Wedding Walk

2021 TBD

This event is designed for newly engaged couples looking to plan their perfect day and keep shopping local. We will be showcasing Downtown shops & businesses who can help make your wedding exactly as you picture it. This event will highlight services offered as well as where couples can register throughout Downtown Warrensburg.

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Love What's Local Restaurant Week

2021 TBD

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.

Come, Sip, Shop

2021 TBD

At this time, based upon recommendations from the Center for Disease Control to limit gatherings of 50 or more people, we have decided to cancel the upcoming Come, Sip, Shop event.

Refunds will be issued starting today.

We are disappointed in the cancellation but would like to keep the safety and health of every individual in consideration. At this time, we have not rescheduled for this event.

If you have any questions feel free to contact us:
(660) 429-3988 | info@warrensburgmainstreet.org

Spring Day of Caring

2021 TBD

In order to abide by the CDC recommendations of keeping a 6-foot distance and keeping groups to a minimum, Warrensburg Main Street’s annual Downtown Beautification has turned into a three-day event. The focus of this day is 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 will be practicing proper social distancing by asking for no more than 10 in a group. Warrensburg Main Street will be sanitizing all equipment and providing gloves. We will encourage those who participate in wearing a mask if they feel necessary. 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 info@warrensburgmainstreet.org

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Historic Walk

POSTPONED

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.

Farm To Take Out

2021 TBD

Due to COVID-19, this year’s Farm to Table is going to be a little different. Since we are still unsure when large groups will be able to gather, we got creative, and Farm to Take Out was invented!

Local chefs Julie Kendall, Carl, and Carmen Schick and Kathleen Stockton will be preparing a gourmet four-course meal for you to take and enjoy safely from your home. The menu is crafted to featured all locally grown food that will be a pallet pleaser for all that participate.

Tickets will be $60 each and all the money raised will go into supporting our local Warrensburg Farmers’ Market. Tickets will go live on May 2nd on our opening day for the Warrensburg Farmer’s Market. All tickets will be available online through Warrensburg Main Street’s website. When you purchase your ticket, you will select a time slot for you to pick up your meal at Cafe’ Blackadder. Time slots will be limited to 30 meals per night to help practice social distancing.

4th of July Parade

July 4th, 2021

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.

Piccadilly Gala

2021 TBD

Let’s TACObout Piccadilly 2020. Warrensburg Main Street, Inc. is gearing up for another fun ladies night out!! We are excited to spice up your evening with a fun-filled fiesta! So mark your calendars for night full of prizes, raffles, and of course tacos! We have tons of great and different items up for grabs, you don’t want to miss this event!

Prom Parade

2021 TBD

Join Warrensburg Main Street on July 24th, at 5pm as they roll out the red carpet down Pine street for our first annual Prom Parade!

Come gather down our parade route to help create a paparazzi feel for these show-stopping Prom goers. Prom Parade participants will have multiple photo stops available and special downtown dining available through reservations.

Burg Fest

Cancelled

Warrensburg Main Street is bringing Burg Fest to the streets of downtown Warrensburg. This 2 day festival will feature a variety of activities. 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!

Dog Days Of Summer Sale

2021 TBD

The Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce, Warrensburg Main Street, and the City of Warrensburg have partnered together to bring the Love What’s Local Dog Days of Summer Sale (previously known as the Community Sidewalk Sale) to Warrensburg. This is the sixth year the three entities have worked together to enhance the local economy and provide a unique shopping experience to residents by organizing this fun weekend event. Go to our Facebook event to keep up to date on participating businesses and their sales!

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