Events Calendar Index
for St. Charles County, Missouri
We regularly update this calendar to provide you with up to date information on a variety of events that take place in St. Charles County where the Missouri River meets the Mississippi River. Changes are made when we gather more information or when we learn of an event. If you know of an event that you would like to see posted contact the webmaster. We hope you enjoy the events you choose to attend. 
The following is a selection of events in St. Charles and St. Charles County. Use the links at the bottom of the list for more complete calendars.

St. Charles, MO
  Through November 7, 2014
Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Open until 9 pm on Wednesdays
Sunday: 12 pm - 4 pm

Foundry Art Center, 520 North Main Street

Photography V represents all artists working with photographic processes. Traditional or experimental uses of the medium were considered for this exhibition. The artists were invited to explore whatever themes they best exemplified with their photography, be it expression, visual exploration, or theoretical concerns. The works exhibited have all been produced within the last two years. Also showing will be Lit Lite: Visual Poetry Installations by Carola Perla, an award winner from Paper Cuts in Gallery III and the contemporary sculpture of Sarah Leflar: Little Nameless Objects in the Emerging Artists Series in the Ameristar Gallery.
For more information call 636-255-0270
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West Alton, MO
  Through December 31, 2014
Audubon Center at Riverlands, Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary
"Working Wildfowl: Decoys, Carvings, and the Waterfowl Tradition" Decoy Show is an original exhibit showcasing wildfowl decoys and duck calls. Bird decoys, which were first fashioned by Native American hunter-artists over 1000 years ago, are the only major folk art form to originate in North America. The decoy is a symbol of all that binds us together.  The sportsman, the birdwatcher, the conservationist, and the wildlife biologist all are equally fascinated by the wonders of wildlife on this great river Flyway.
For more information call 636-899-0090

St. Charles, MO
  Tuesday October 21, 2014
5 pm - 8 pm
Frontier Park, South Riverside Drive
Join in on the culinary adventures of the Food Truck Revolution that awaits you at the Food Truck Events in Frontier Park.  Enjoy live entertainment as you indulge in a variety of delicious food options that will be available by several different vendors.  Please keep in mind many trucks at this event are Cash only.
No admission, charges for food apply
For more information call or 1-800-366-2427


St. Charles, MO
  Saturday, October 25, 2014
10 am - 6 pm
St. Charles Convention Center, One Convention Center Plaza

Bring your pet to the St. Louis Pet Expo! Check out a special appearance by Shorty Rossi (and his pit bull, Hercules), star of ‘Pit Boss’ on Animal Planet. The Expo also features 165 + pet-friendly exhibitors, dockdogs, live demonstrations, low-cost vaccinations, giveaways, discounts on your favorite pet products, contests, retailers and much more for the whole family! There will also be a mega-adoption event with 300+ pets available for adoption.
For more information call 800-977-3609
  or visit


St. Charles County, MO
  Saturday, November 8, 2014
9:30 am - 11 am
August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area, 2360 Highway D
Those Awesome Stealth Flyers: Eagles, hawks, falcons, and owls are magnificent, highly specialized birds called “raptors.” Learn what makes these birds of prey both masters of flight and supreme hunters. This program is designed for ages 7 to 12.
Free. Reservations begin October 24.
For more information call 636-441-4554
  or visit the Conservation Departments events website


West Alton, MO
  Saturday, November 8, 2014
10 am - 4 pm
Audubon Center at Riverlands, Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary

Make plans to stop by the Center for a unique shopping experience and discussion.  Vendors will be selling vintage and contemporary decoys and nature inspired art.  An informal round table will be held at 1pm that day featuring local decoy collectors and interested visitors to the center. Discussions about calls and other sporting collectibles that you are inviting you to bring in and share with everyone, should help us all to learn more about our decoy obsession.
For more information call 636-899-0090
 or visit

West Alton, MO
  Saturday, November 15, 2014
8 am - 10:30 am
Audubon Center at Riverlands, Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary

Join the Audubon Center staff and volunteers for a birding trip in search of birds. The trip will leave from the Center at 8 am and take a short drive to a few locations in the Sanctuary. Please dress for the weather and bring a bottle of water for the walk. If you have binoculars, be sure to bring them along too. This walk is a family friendly event suitable for beginners as well as seasoned birders.
For more information call 636-899-0090
 or visit


St. Charles County, MO
  Saturday, November 15, 2014
6:30 pm - 8 pm
August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area, 2360 Highway D
Being in the woods at night is an adventure. Ever wonder "who's" awake while you're sleeping? Come learn about owls, and we'll take a short hike in hopes of hearing one call back. This program and mild hike is suitable for people of all ages.
Free. Reservations begin October 31.
For more information call 636-441-4554
  or visit the Conservation Departments events website

St. Charles, MO
  November 28 - November 30, 2014
Friday: Noon -9 pm
Saturday: 11 am - 9 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5 pm
Lewis & Clark Boat House and Nature Center, 1050 South Riverside Drive

The Saint Charles Kriskindlmarkt offer families an old-world holiday shopping experience that harkens back to the town’s German ancestors. In a beautiful white fairytale setting, items such as ornaments, unique handcrafted gifts, German products like nutcrackers, cuckoo clocks, and beer steins will be found. Some of the most popular offerings by vendors are the large assortment of savory and sweet baked goods, drinks and candied treats. Many of the merchants of St. Charles historic Main Street will join the vendors in the Kriskindlmarkt by featuring an item from their store right in the market!

For more information call 636-221-1524
  or visit the event's website

St. Charles, MO
  November 28 - December 21, 2014
Historic St. Charles Downtown District
St. Charles celebrates the holidays with festivities that include caroling, chestnut roasting, authentically costumed Santas from around the world, and a Santa Parade each weekend. Visitors will find candlelight shopping and dining Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings as the shops and restaurants on South Main Street stay open until 9pm as well as special activities beginning at 6:30.
Free, some activities charge a fee
For more information call 1-800-366-2427
  or visit

O'Fallon, MO
  November 28 - December 24, 2014
Sundays & Tuesday-Thursday: 6:30 pm – 9 pm
Friday and Saturday from: 6:30 pm – 10 pm

Fort Zumwalt Park (Interstate 70 to the Bryan Road exit)
A tradition since 1991 the City of O'Fallon presents a drive-through dazzling holiday one mile display of over one million lights depicting holiday scenes. Each scene is designed and funded by local organizations, churches and businesses.

Cars $9, Vans $15, Buses $1 person ($25 minimum); enjoy the walk-through night on December 9 for $2 or a Train Ride on Mondays by reservation (no vehicles).
For more information call 636-379-5614
  or visit the event's webpage
  The City of St. Charles
The city of St. Charles  hosts a number of events throughout the year. Visitors interested in history can relive the times of Lewis and Clark, the early days of Missouri’s statehood, or the Civil War. Art lovers will find quilt shows, juried art exhibits, and arts and crafts fairs. Musical entertainment is a highlight of many of these events as well as events those events that focus on music alone. Most of these festivities are held in the downtown Historic District where there is plenty of free parking, specialty shops, and eating and drinking establishments.
  St. Charles County
St. Charles County has a number of events that highlights its historical and natural attractions. The Daniel Boone Home hosts a number of historical events near Defiance throughout the year. The County Park system hosts events throughout the year at the various parks throughout the county. In wine country, the community of Augusta is host to a variety of events in every season. Coverage includes the communities of Augusta, Defiance, O'Fallon, Portage des Sioux, St. Peters, and Wentzville.

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