Happy Tails Pet Fest

Saturday, April 28 … 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Outdoor Dining Available with Your Pet (weather permitting) … For more information … Go to “gokimmswick.com”

Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 13th … 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Create lasting memories for Mom this Mother’s Day.  Treat Mom to a wonderful home cooked meal & a fabulous dessert at the  Quaint & Charming Blue Owl Restaurant & Bakery … Special Mother’s Day Menu, By Reservation on Sunday, May 13th, 2018, Open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Call The Blue Owl Restaurant at 636-464-3128 to place your reservation today.

Our Special Mothers Day Menu … including Children’s Menu

Strawberry Festival

Saturday,  June 2nd   &   Sunday,  June 3rd … 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

During the 1st weekend in June, Kimmswick is overflowing with Strawberries.  If it is made with strawberries you will find it at this festival. Everything from Fresh Strawberries, Strawberry Shortcake, Chocolate Covered Strawberries, and Strawberry Cheesecake, to Strawberry Iced Tea and Strawberry Wine. Get more information here.

Father’s Day Car Show

Sunday,  June 17th … 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Treat Dad to a wonderful home cooked meal and a fabulous dessert!  Enjoy the Car Show with the entire Family!

Annual Daylily Sale

June 24th … 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

The 2018 Kimmswick Daylily Sale will be held Saturday, June 24th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at 6005 Fourth Street.  Freshly dug plants for sale from the state inspected garden of Carrol Wrather, Certificate # A-1777.  Seventy five varieties and 1200 Freshly Dug and Bagged plants for sale.  “The garden has some 600 varieties on display” come early for best selection.  No sales before.  All proceeds go to the Kimmswick Visitor Center, which is here for your convenience when you explore Kimmswick.

2018  ALS-Kimmswick 5K  Run

in Memory of Nancy Ratliff and all who suffer from ALS

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Go to the  “ALS-Kimmswick 5K”  Tab on our Main Page in order to …

Obtain Event Information

Register to Run in the Event

Become a Fundraiser (Join the Extra Mile Club)

or Simply Donate to the Cause.

Living History Day & House Tour

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Best of Missouri

2018 Market Dates and Hours

Friday, October 5
Noon – 8 p.m. Market Hours

Saturday, October 6
8 – 9 a.m. Members-Only Market Hours
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Market Hours

Sunday, October 7
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Market Hours

Visit The Blue Owl Restaurant & Bakery Booths …

The Food booth for a Delicious Breakfast and/or Lunch


The Bakery booth for some Scrumptious Goodies


Saturday, October 13th

Won’t you come join us for a Spell, On this Be-Witching Saturday Night?

Good Witches & Bad Witches Welcome

Leave the Kiddies & Men at home and come join us for an Adult Girl’s Night Out!  Creepy Music will fill our streets, as hundreds of Witches prepare to meet.

Evening Bativities :

  • Best Hat, Best Broom & Best Witch Prizes,
  • Ghoulish Discounts at our Shop’s,
  • Visit with a Psychic -If you Dare,
  • Skeleton Bones Scavenger Hunt,
  • “Witches Brew”- Wine Tasting
  • and many more Spooktacular Suprises for the Evening

So put on your Best “Witchy Wear” and come join us for a Spell, on this Adult Girl’s Night Out!  Tickets will go on sale this summer, go to www.gokimmswick.com the official online retailer for Witches’ Night Out Tickets.

Apple Butter Festival

Saturday, October 27th   &   Sunday, October 28th … 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Kimmswick Apple Butter Festival is the last full weekend of October.  The Apple Butter Festival is the largest celebration Kimmswick has annually drawing over 100,000 visitors.  Come enjoy the small town ambiance, stroll through our streets lined with 500 – 600 food, drink and craft vendors.  Also enjoy lots of live entertainment throughout the town including bluegrass, country rock, and dulcimer music.

Deer Widows’ Weekend

Friday, November 9th,   Saturday, November 10th   &   Sunday, November 11th

Calling all “Deer Widows”, Send the men off to the woods…and start your “man free” weekend with us in Kimmswick!  When the guys go hunting…the girls go shopping!  Girls “bag” your own “trophies” in Kimmswick!  Get a head start on your holiday shopping and enjoy a day out with your girlfriends in Kimmswick.  “Target your Savings!” make a $1.00 donation to support the Kimmswick Visitor Center, and receive a Shopping Passport that will give you discounts and free gifts at Participating Merchants and Restaurants throughout Kimmswick.  With each purchase made during the weekend, you can enter to win a “Bucket of Bucks” Gift Basket, on Display at the Kimmswick Visitor Center.  Some lucky winner will win “Big Bucks” in Gift Certificates for Kimmswick Merchants!  Shopping Passports and all details are available at the Kimmswick Visitor Center or any of the participating Kimmswick merchants.

Christmas Open House and Parade

Saturday, November 17th … Dining Hours: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm


Finish your holiday shopping early! The town will be decked out in its holiday attire, with special events planned. Santa will host a tree lighting ceremony, strolling carolers and entertainment throughout the town. Shops will be serving refreshments. So make your list and check it twice then head to Kimmswick for this fun-filled family event and wrap-up your Holiday shopping early this year.Complimentary Trolley Rides, Music, Join the festivities!     Shops will be open late: 10am to 9pm.     Restaurants will be open extended hours.

  • 11 am Santa Arrives at our Christmas Parade led by the Windsor High School Band
  • 1- 4pm Historic Burgess How House & Kimmswick Historical Museum will be open.
  • 2- 8pm Horse Drawn Trolley Rides
  • 5 pm Lighting of the Christmas Tree at the Kimmswick Visitor Center.

Enjoy visiting our many unique Shops as Hundreds of Luminaries light your way through our Historic Village. For more details call: 636.464.6464

Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 24th … 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Shop local in Kimmswick! American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses with their most pressing need — getting more customers. The day happens every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving and encourages people to shop at the small businesses that help write the story of America.

Christmas Festival and Cookie Walk

Friday, November 30th … 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday, December 1st … 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 2nd … 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
We invite you to join us November 30th, December 1st & December 2nd to enjoy the warm glow of the Holidays as you stroll the Festive Streets of Kimmswick.
The Cookie Walk is a “not to be missed” event! The walk offers cheer for the entire family with a festive holiday atmosphere and the collection of more than 2 dozen treats (28 participating merchants)! With your ticket you’ll receive our 2018 “sweet treat” recipe book and a gift bag and map to collect your goodies!
This weekend we also celebrate our Christmas Festival! The town’s historic buildings are decorated in Christmas attire; there are strolling carolers, carriage rides, along with many other festive activities. Luminaries will light your way as you stroll the streets; shops are open late (until 9 pm). Restaurants too will have extended hours as well.

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 9:00 am … By Reservation to 636-464-3128

Entertainment by The Rivertown Sound Quartet

Bring your cameras for many photo opportunities.

Working Women’s Survival Show

Friday, 2/23  11:00 am – 8:00 pm, Saturday, 2/24  10:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sunday, 2/25  11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Visit our Blue Owl booth featuring your favorite Blue Owl menu items… Quiche, Baked Chicken Salad Pie, White Chili, Creamy Spinach and Bacon Soup, Tossed Strawberry salad, tropical grilled chicken salad. BBQ pulled pork nachos, buffalo chicken wing dip, spinach artichoke dip, chicken salad croissant… and more. A full selection of our Award Winning Desserts.

Stage demonstrations with Blue Owl recipes all three days.

Valentine’s Day Candle Light Dinner

Saturday, 2/10 4-8PM, & Wednesday, 2/14, 4-8pm By Reservations Only

“Sweeter than flowers”- Double Dipped Chocolate Covered Strawberries – Linens – Candlelight – Mint Chocolate Hearts – A flower for your sweetheart!