With its rolling hills and plentiful waterways, Missouri is a state filled with natural beauty and tempting environments. As the Gateway to the West, Missouri is also home to a rich history born from its position as an outpost of the American frontier. Travelers can find plenty of activities and adventures to keep them occupied, from festivals and events to museums, parks and more.
- Branson, Missouri in Branson, MO
Celebrate fall with this mid-September weekend event that attracts hundreds of crafters along with the chance to see celebrities, hear live music and indulge in the food.
- Kansas City, Missouri in Kansas City, MO
Over 200 artists attend this annual September weekend event that commemorates the visual arts. Explore the many genres of art and sample foods prepared by local restaurants. Kids also have the chance to participate in various hands-on activities.
Step back in time and visit medieval England anytime on a weekend from Labor Day through Columbus Day. Each weekend features a different theme and features the character recreations of hundreds of costumed participants. See live shows, meet the royal family, watch knights joust and enjoy a variety of traditional and modern day cuisine samplings along with a unique marketplace filled with craftsman.