Calendar of Upcoming Folklore and Folk Arts Events:

Got a Missouri Folk-Music, Folklore, or Folklife happening to announce?
Submit to webmaster here .

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


For regular, recurring and ongoing events, click here.


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 14

See the source image

Blue Springs: Naturescaping Workshop, Burr Oak Woods Conservation Cetner. For more information, call 816.228.3766


March 14

See the source image

West Plains: Eighth Annual Brewfest, West Plains Civic Center. For more information, call 417.256.8835 or visit


March 14 & 21

Image result for sausage diy

Hermann: Wurst Making 101 class, and the Wurst Haus. For more information, call 573.486.2266 or visit


March 18

Winona: Pine Needlers at the Twin Pines Conservation Education Center. For more information, call 573.325.1381


 See the source image




March 27-29

Image result for hermann wurstfuest

Hermann: Wurstfest. For more information, call 573.486.2744






Home to the Missouri Folklore Society