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 September 19, 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

Fiber Fever: This exhibition highlights the use of fiber arts as media and process towards artistic expression. Dyeing, stitching, surface design, weaving, embroidery, quilting, batik, felting, basketry, textile manipulation, soft sculpture, and other mixed media artworks utilizing fibers as their primary material are just some of the many ways that artwork falls under the broad umbrella of “Fiber Arts”. Traditional and contemporary techniques and materials are welcome, as well as any themes the artist explores through fiber arts.
For more information call 636-255-0270
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St. Charles, IL
  Through October 16, 2014
Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5 pm
Monday: Closed

Framations Gallery, 218 North Main Street

Gateway East Goes West: The multi-talented members of the Gateway East Artists Guild will be exhibiting and selling their 2D and 3D pieces at Framations Gallery.
For more information visit the organizations website

St. Charles, MO
  Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Third Wednesday of the month (May - September): 5 pm - 7:30 pm
Downtown Historic District, 100 & 200 blocks of North Main Street

Join the fun every third Wednesday for food, drink & live music. It’s a party! Musical acts include Butch Wax & the Hollywoods in May, The Rogers & Nienhaus Band in June, Miss Jubilee & The Humdingers in July, Dawn Weber's Swingin Blues Review in August, and Strange Brew "Women of the Blues" in September.
For more information call 1-800-366-2427

St. Charles, MO
  September 19 - September 20, 2014
Friday: 10 am - 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 4 pm

St. Charles Convention Center, 1 Convention Center Plaza
This annual quilt art display, special events, sewing and quilting classes, make & take-its, stage presentations, quilt contest, and prize drawings. There will be vendors with thousands of products available for purchase. This year a special travelling exhibit - "Alzheimer's Illustrated: From Heartbreak to Hope" - will be on display featuring 236 quilts. Classes feature world renowned teachers like Linda McGehee, Irena Bluhm, Pam Damour, Anne St. Clair and Toby Lischko. There is something for almost everyone.
Admission $8. Bring a non-perishable food item for $2 off admission
For more information call 1-800-473-9464
 or visit
Augusta, MO
  September 19 - September 20, 2014
The town's annual Harvest Festival features a picnic and concert Friday night in the vineyards. Saturday features "A Taste of Historic Augusta" where many of the businesses in Augusta are holding open houses throughout the day with special discounts, guest experts making presentations, and wine tastings. Saturday night features the "Wine Maker Social", a premier dinner event show casing the area's wine makers.
Free except for the Picnic/Concert and the "Wine Maker Social" dinner
For more information call 636-228-4005
  or visit the website


St. Peters, MO
  September 19 - September 20, 2014
Friday: 5 pm - 11 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 11 pm

370 Lakeside Park, Lakeside Park Drive off MO-370
Celebrate St. Peters is the community's major annual celebration. The events features carnival games and rides, game booths, display booths, arts and crafts, refreshments, and a family bike ride. There will be live entertainment all day at the Celebrate and Family stages. Friday night and Saturday night features headliner acts. Fireworks are scheduled for 9 pm on Saturday night.
For more information call 636-939-2386 ext. 1319
  or visit the event website

St. Charles, MO
  September 19 - September 21, 2014
Friday: 4 pm - 9 pm
Saturday: 11 am - 9 pm
Sunday: 11 am - 5 pm
Historic St. Charles Downtown District
Approximately 125 artists from across the country are selected to come to St. Charles to exhibit and sell their works. Mediums represented include painting, sculpture, jewelry, and many other fine arts. Other activities include A Mentor Me program, an Art for Youth gallery, and a Kids Creation Station. Food and other refreshments are available throughout the festival grounds.
For more information call 636-940-5178
 or visit
Defiance, MO
  September 20 - September 21, 2014
9 am - 5 pm

Daniel Boone Home, 1868 Highway F
A pre-1840s Folkways Festival and Encampment. Daniel Boone Home and Boonesfield Village come to life for a fall festival. Artisans, music, historic encampment, a black powder shoot and good food make this a glorious day in the beautiful Femme Osage Valley. Step into the past to experience life on the early Missouri frontier and learn about the Boone legacy.
For more information call 636-798-2005
St. Charles, MO
  September 26 - September 28, 2014
Frontier Park, Riverside Drive
St. Charles celebrates its German heritage with Gemütlichkeit for the whole family featuring food and gift vendors throughout the grounds, a Saturday parade, vintage car show, wiener takes all Dachshund races and fashion show, 5K Run, and German genealogy/history. There is also a children's area complete with magic and children's shows, face and pumpkin painting, and more.  For the adults there are 3 Entertainment Areas with a great selection of German and popular music, and of course, cold beverages.
For more information call 314-581-6871
  or visit visit

St. Charles, MO
  Thursday, October 9, 2014
5:30 pm - 8 pm
Foundry Art Center, 520 North Main Street
Saint Charles Riverfront Arts and the Foundry Art Centre invite you to: EAT: From a variety of Food Trucks in the Foundry Parking Lot and DRINK: A Full Cart Bar will be available inside the Grand Hall - and BE CREATIVE: Draw with Artists, Paint with Painters, Create with Potters, Make Jewelry with Jewelers, Write with Writers, Act with Actors, Dance with Dancers, and Listen to LIVE Original Music!
, nominal fees for the food trucks and the full cart bar. Donations welcome.
For more information call 636-255-0270
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O’Fallon, MO
  October 10 - October 11, 2014
Friday: 7 pm - 10 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm

Civic Park, Civic Park Drive
Live music, free kids’ activities, and booths brimming with house and garden specialties, fall decorations, holiday gifts, art, crafts, jewelry, flowers and plenty of festival food. A Street Dance will be held from 7 pm – 10 pm on Friday night.
Admission and parking are free; a nominal fee may be charged for some activities
For more information call 636-379-5614
 or visit the event's website

West Alton, MO
  October 10 - 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
  Saturday, October 14, 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, MO
  Wednesday, October 15, 2014
10 am - 4 pm
First Missouri Capitol State Historic Site, 201-216 South Main Street
Come celebrate everything Missouri focusing on Missouri state symbols.
For more information call 636-940-3322


Defiance, MO
  Saturday, October 18, 2014
6 pm - 10 pm

Daniel Boone Home, 1868 Highway F
Life in the early 1800s was filled with superstition and uncertainty. As night descends, walk the lantern-lit paths and explore a pioneer village where doubt lurks in the shadows. Watch as tales and stories are brought to life and learn why townspeople were always cautious - especially at night!.
For more information call 636-798-2005

Defiance, MO
  Sunday, October 19, 2014
Registration: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Chandler Hill Vineyards, 596 Defiance Road
This fall ride will take you around St. Charles County and introduce you to several wineries. Fall colors could be at their peak!
Registration fee
For more information visit

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
  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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