Calendar of Upcoming Folklore and Folk Arts Events:

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Wyatt Fiddle Shop in Independence maintains a fiddle events calendar, with lots of information on upcoming contests:


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A note on Native American Events: we post notices of pow-wows which are open to the general public. It’s a worthwhile experience. However, if you have never attended a powwow before, please click here.




For the current list of horseshoe tournaments sponsored by the Missouri Horseshoe Pitchers Association, click here.


March 1-31

Sikeston: National Quilt Month Exhibition, Sikeston Depot Museum and Gallery, 116 W Malone Avenue. For  more information, call 573.481.9967 or visit


March 9-12 and 23-26

Camdenton: Wurstfest at Der Essen Platz: 8 Bridal Cave Rd. For more info call 573.346.1122 or visit



March 25

Sullivan: Celebrate Spring Wild Game Dinner at the Harney Mansion. For more info, call 314.807.3967


March 30

Marble Hill: Baking class – biscuits. Mayfield Cultural Center. For more info, call 573.238.8515 or visit center



April 28-30
20th Anniversary St. Louis Tionól:

the largest weekend event of traditional Irish music in North America.  The weekend features workshops, sessions, and a concert on Saturday night with the very best traditional musicians from Ireland and North America.  For more information contact Mike Mullins by email or phone  - 636-926-9192. or visit



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