2019 ALS-Kimmswick 5K & 1M Fun Run/Walk

in Memory of Nancy Ratliff and all who suffer from ALS

Saturday August 17th, 2019 at 8:00am ~ Run through historic Kimmswick, alongside the Mississippi River, the Anheuser Estate, and the Windsor Harbor Bridge! Hang around post-race for attendance prizes, refreshments, 50/50 raffle, music, shopping in Kimmswick and more! Sponsored by Blue Owl Restaurant & Bakery

More info & register

Sponsors include:

 

Living History Day

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

10:00 am to 5:00 pm

More info to follow

Cigar Box Guitar Festival

Saturday, September 28th, 2019

11:00 am to 5:00 pm

City Field

A Taste of Kimmswick

Saturday, September 28th, 2019

6:00 to 9:00 pm

More info to follow. Tickets available soon.

Best of Missouri

2019 Market Dates and Hours at Missouri Botanical Garden

Friday, October 4
Noon – 8 p.m. Market Hours

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

Sunday, October 6
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

And

The Bakery booth for some Scrumptious Goodies

Saturday, October 12th, 2019

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 26th   &   Sunday, October 27th … 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.

Click here for Vendor Application

 

 

Deer Widows’ Weekend

Friday, November 8th,   Saturday, November 9th   &   Sunday, November 10th

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 23rd, 2019 … 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 30th, 2019 … 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, December 6th, 2019 … 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday,December 7th, 2019 … 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 8th, 2019 … 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
 
We invite you to join us December 6-8 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 2019 “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.

Elf on the Shelf

Saturday, December 14th, 2019 & Sunday, December 15th

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 14th, 2019 at 9:00 am … By Reservation to 636-464-3128

Entertainment by The Rivertown Sound Quartet

Bring your cameras for many photo opportunities.

Ugly Sweater Contest

December 21 & 22, 2019


PAST EVENTS


 

Working Women’s Survival Show

Friday, February 22, 2019 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday, February 23, 2019  10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday, February 24, 2019  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. BBQ pulled pork nachos, buffalo chicken wing dip, spinach artichoke dip, chicken salad croissant… and more. A full selection of our Award Winning Desserts.

Cooking demonstrations by Mary Hostetter on the Cooking stage on Friday and Sunday.

St. Paddy’s “Pot of Gold!”

March 1-17

Register to win!  Pot of Gold!  Filled with Gift certificates for Kimmswick Merchants!

St. Pat’s Meal

March 14, 15, 16, 17

Join us for corned beef n cabbage with parsley buttered new potatoes & fresh buttered carrots. Make your reservations!

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Saturday, April 20 … 9:00 am

The Blue Owl presents….Breakfast with the Easter Bunny! By reservations only

Happy Tails Pet Fest

Saturday, April 27 … 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 12th … 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Make your reservations early!

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 12th, 2019, 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 1st   &   Sunday,  June 2nd … 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.

Download Festival Application

 

Father’s Day Car Show

Sunday,  June 16th … 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 22nd … 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

The 2019 Kimmswick Daylily Sale will be held Saturday, June 22nd 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.

SIZZLING SUMMER SIDEWALK SALE

10:00am-5:00pm

Friday July 19th – Sunday July 21st, 2019 ~ Join us for our Sizzling Sidewalk Sale! Participating Kimmswick shops will be lining our great streets and offering tons of DEALS!