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2014 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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March | April | May | June | July | August | Sept | Oct | Dec
MARCH   [TOP]
March 1
Trout Season Opens

March 29
Lifetime Acheivement Awards for Community Service
APRIL   [TOP]
April 11&12
Students Art Show
MAY   [TOP]
May 3
Civil War Encampment @ Ozark Mountain Festival

May 3
2nd Annual Ozark Mountain Festival sponsored by Eminence Chamber of Commerce and Arts Council. Activites throughout the day, music at night. 573-226-3318

May 4-10
Cross Country Trail Ride, concert by Janesy 573-226-3492

May 9
Junior Ranger Day, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 10:00 a.m., explore nature during Junior Ranger Day at Alley Spring. Using hands on activities, children ages 6 to 16 can discover Missouri’s wonderful natural world and the Current and Jacks Fork Watersheds. Live animals will be available for viewing.

May 23-26
Cross Country Trail Ride, concert by Logan Creek Band 573-226-3492

May 24
Film Series, Big Spring, Van Buren, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Big Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

May 24
Film Series, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Alley Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

May 24
Film Series, Pulltite, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Pulltite Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

May 24
Stars in the Park, Round Spring, Eminence, MO
Join the Ozark Skies Astronomy Club at 9:00 p.m. to see stars and constellations up close and personal using high magnification telescopes. Explore the Ozark skies without the hindrance of urban lights. Visitors are welcome to bring their own telescopes or binoculars. Meet at the open grassy area near the group campground.
JUNE   [TOP]
Each Saturday in June - Concerts at the Courthouse, sponsored by Arts Council, musical groups to be announced later.

June 7
Relay for Life. Contact Terry at 417-247-1228

June 8-14
Cross Country Trail Ride in concert JoDee Messina & Arron Trippin

June 13,
Film Series, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Alley Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

June 14
Concert Series, Pulltite, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Pulltite Amphitheater, a concert featuring the Ozark’s rich musical heritage will be performed by the area’s talent.

June 14, 21, 28
Civil War Talk and Summer Concert Series, sponsored by the Eminence Area Art Council.

June 20-22
Ozark Rivers Bluegrass Festival at Ozark Rivers Music Park. For information contact Ken Seasman 970-222-9439.

June 20
Film Series, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Alley Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

June 28
Ozark Heritage Day, Big Spring, Van Buren, MO
Join the Ozark Heritage Foundation and journey into the past to experience old time traditional skills and craft demonstrations. Activities begin at 10:00 a.m. near the Depression Era Cabin.Rug and rope making, woodworking, broom making, chair caning, pottery, gigging, and lye soap making are just some of the traditional Ozark lifeways demonstrated. Fish and Dutch Oven cooking contests will be offered. Quilters can participate in the quilt contest. There will be a pie supper and cake walk. Musical entertainment will be provided. Food and drink items will be available for purchase from local vendors. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair for the musical entertainment.
JULY   [TOP]
July 2-5
Cross Country Trail Ride, In concert Mark Chesnut 573-226-3492

July 4
Film Series, Round Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Round Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

July 5
Alley Spring Independence Day Celebration, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
This event commemorates the traditional picnic celebrations that were held at Alley Spring around the turn of the twentieth century when this area was the social gathering place for local families. Children of all ages can enjoy old fashioned games and toys. Musical entertainment and dance demonstrations will be provided. Ice cream and food will be available for purchase from local vendors. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair for the musical and dancing entertainment beginning at 6:00 p.m. near Storey Creek School.

July 5
Stars in the Park, Big Spring, Van Buren, MO
Join the Ozark Skies Astronomy Club at 9:30 p.m. to see stars and constellations up close and personal using high magnification telescopes. Explore the Ozark skies without the hindrance of urban lights. Visitors are welcome to bring their own telescopes or binoculars. Meet at the open grassy area across from the Big Spring parking lot.

July 5, 12, 19, 26
Civil War Talk and Summer Concert Series, sponsored by the Eminence Area Art Council.

July 11
Film Series, Round Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Round Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

July 19
Concert Series, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 7:00 p.m. near the Storey Creek School, a concert featuring the Ozark’s rich musical heritage will be performed by the area’s talent. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair for the musical entertainment.

July 25
Film Series, Pulltite, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Pulltite Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

July 26
Concert Series, Big Spring, Van Buren, MO
Beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Depression Era Cabin, a concert featuring the Ozark’s rich musical heritage will be performed by the area’s talent. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair for the musical entertainment.
AUGUST   [TOP]

August 1
Film Series, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Alley Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

August 2, 9
Civil War Talk and Summer Concert Series, sponsored by the Eminence Area Art Council

August 3-9
Cross Country Trail Ride, in concert Darryl Worley 573-226-3492

August 8
Film Series, Big Spring, Van Buren, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Big Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

August 15,
Film Series, Big Spring, Van Buren, MO
Beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Big Spring Amphitheater, a historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the late 1950’s or early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment.

August 23,
Anniversary Recognition Day, Big Spring, Van Buren, MO
On August 27, 1964, the act creating Ozark National Scenic Riverways was signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson. Beginning at 6:00 p.m., guest speakers, Ranger staff, and invited dignities will be on hand to recognize the occurrence and discuss the grassroots efforts of the park’s founding.A historic film will be shown that illustrates the Ozark region in the early 1960s prior to the park’s establishment. Musical entertainment will be provided. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for all the festivities at the Depression Era Cabin.

August 29,
Stars in the Park, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Join the Ozark Skies Astronomy Club at 8:00 p.m. to see stars and constellations up close and personal using high magnification telescopes. Explore the Ozark skies without the hindrance of urban lights. Visitors are welcome to bring their own telescopes or binoculars. Meet at the open grassy area near the Alley Spring Pavilion.

Aug. 29-31, Sept.1
Cross Country Trail Ride, in concert Darryl Singletary 573-226-3492

August 30
Concert SeriesSaturday, Pulltite, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Pulltite Amphitheater, a concert featuring the Ozark’s rich musical heritage will be performed by the area’s talent.

SEPTEMBER   [TOP]
Sept 1-Oct 31
Area Scarecrow Contest throughout Eminence area residents and businesses display scarecrows
OCTOBER   [TOP]
Oct 5-11
Cross Country Trail Ride, in concert Lorrie Morgan 573-226-3492

October 11
Haunting in the Hills, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
The Ozark past comes to life with folkway demonstrations, reenactments, music, hands-on activities, food and an evening filled with memorable tales and legends. Events begin at 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and then 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Local skilled artisans demonstrate their special crafts. Experience pioneer skills and traditions such as basket weaving, spinning, wood carving, black and tinsmithing, chair canning and the making of household supplies of soap, candles, rope, brooms and apple butter. Learn about the local Ozark history. Musical entertainment will be provided. Hands-on activities for young people will be offered. Food, beverages, and snacks will be available by vendors on the event grounds.

Oct. 11-12
46th Annual Quilt Show at Eminence High School old gym

Oct. 11-12
46th Annuaul Scenic Rivers Arts and Crafts Show at Circle B Campground, sponsored by Scenic Rivers Arts and Crafts Association 573-226-3618

Oct. 11-12
Eminence Chamber of Commerce food booth at the 46th Arts & Crafts Show. Serving fried chicken and pork steak meals 573-226-3618 or www.eminencemo.com

Oct 26-31
Cross Country Trail Ride, in concert Jansey 573-226-3492
DECEMBER   [TOP]

Dec 6
Eminence Chamber of Commerce Holiday Celebration and Christmas parade. Many activities, crowning of the Queens, singing, chili cook off and more. Parade starts at 6:00pm. Floats and bands 573-226-3318

December 6
Old Fashion Christmas and Open House, Alley Spring, Eminence, MO
Beginning at 10:00 am, the Alley Mill General Store is hosting an old fashioned Christmas celebration. Bring the whole family and your friends to view Alley Mill and the store all dressed up in holiday decorations. Feast on cookies, cider and hot chocolate. Try out your creativity by making old-time ornaments that you can take home and hang on your Christmas tree to enjoy. The old-time festivities end at 1:00 pm, so come early to allow plenty of time for cookie munching and ornament crafting.

Dec 7
Annual Holiday Performance

* All events subject to change,. Check out Facebook for more information.


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