Events

With so many events to choose from this summer your only problem will be deciding what weekend to come.  Book your stay now so you can enjoy these great events.  You may even decide you need to come visit Garth Mansion twice.

All Summer Long Events:
June – Aug  Music Under the Stars Every Thursday Enjoy free outdoor concerts in front of Mark Twain’s Boyhood Home at 7 p.m. Food and Drinks available.
June – Aug  Hannibal Cavemen Baseball Take in America’s Pastime with Hannibal Cavemen baseball.

June 2016
June 3-4 New London Park Days A 2 day music, food, arts and craft festival. Large scale carnival, pageants, Food,Wine and Craft Beer Festival, parade, classic car cruise, Kid’s Korner, Cornhole tournament, tons of family activities and of course, LIVE MUSIC!
June 10 Down by the River Relax and unwind with a live band, cold drinks and a good time sponsored by the Y-Men’s Club. The events benefit Hannibal YMCA.
June 10 Blues in the District Quincy IL Come out for this free Blues concert series. This community tradition brings friends and family to The District to enjoy quality live music in Washington Park.  Pack a picnic and your lawn chair, or grab some food at the food court, and experience the best of the Blues.
June 11 Second Saturday Art Walk Hannibal’s downtown galleries are the place to be each second Saturday. Wander from gallery to gallery and enjoy special guest artists, food, friends and extended hours. Whether you come with friends or come alone, you’ll have a great time. • 573-221-6545
June 18 2nd Annual Lone Wolf No Club Bike Show A must-see for motorcycle enthusiasts! 573-795-6335 
June 18 Fiesta Del Sol 
Celebrate the beginning of summer with great craft beer and summer fun.
June 19 Father’s Day Car Show Quincy IL
June 24 Blues in the District Quincy IL Come out for this free Blues concert series. This community tradition brings friends and family to The District to enjoy quality live music in Washington Park.  Pack a picnic and your lawn chair, or grab some food at the food court, and experience the best of the Blues.
June 24-26 Midsummer Arts Faire Quincy, IL Art, Music, Food and Fun
June 25 Home Wine Maker’s Contest Nauvoo, IL

July 2016
July 1-4 61st Annual National Tom Sawyer Days
A Hannibal tradition for over 60 years. Activities include the National Fence Painting Competition, the frog-jump contest and the Tom & Becky Contest, a huge craft festival, mud volleyball, live music & spectacular fireworks over the Mississippi on July 4th.
July 2 Hannibal Cannibal 10K & 5K Run/Walk
This tough course will “eat you up.” To register, go to HannibalCannibal.com
July 7-10 Mark Twain Old Threshers Reunion Paris MO Lots of things to do check out their website.
July 8 Blues in the District Quincy IL Come out for this free Blues concert series. This community tradition brings friends and family to The District to enjoy quality live music in Washington Park.  Pack a picnic and your lawn chair, or grab some food at the food court, and experience the best of the Blues.
July 22 Blues in the District Quincy IL Come out for this free Blues concert series. This community tradition brings friends and family to The District to enjoy quality live music in Washington Park.  Pack a picnic and your lawn chair, or grab some food at the food court, and experience the best of the Blues.
July 27-Aug 2 Adams County Fair 

August 2016
August 4-7 Perry Sesquicentennial Celebration Perry MO Arts & crafts festival, food, events, music. 
August 6 Mark Twain Corvette Club All Corvette Show  
The name says it all – enjoy Historic Main Street filled with Corvettes! 573-221-1187
August 6 Color In Motion 5K Run/Walk A colorful 5K fun run/walk in Riverview Park. 573-221-0154 HannibalParks.org
August 7 Feast on Fifth Quincy IL We welcome you to take part in Feast On Fifth, a unique Community Dinner celebrating our local agriculture and restaurants. We are teaming up with local farms to bring you the freshest meal prepared by some of your favorite Quincy restaurants!
August 12 Blues in the District Quincy IL Come out for this free Blues concert series. This community tradition brings friends and family to The District to enjoy quality live music in Washington Park.  Pack a picnic and your lawn chair, or grab some food at the food court, and experience the best of the Blues.
August 13-14 2nd Annual Bear Creek Rendezvous Experience the Native American tradition in an open air market. 573-221-2477
August 26 Blues in the District Quincy IL Come out for this free Blues concert series. This community tradition brings friends and family to The District to enjoy quality live music in Washington Park.  Pack a picnic and your lawn chair, or grab some food at the food court, and experience the best of the Blues.

October
October 2016 – Jaycees Haunted House Open  every Friday and Saturday in October, your most gruesome nightmares will come (back) to life in downtown Hannibal. • 573-231-2630 •www.hannibaljaycees.org
Oct 15 & 16 – 40th Annual Autumn Historic Folklife Festival Stroll downtown as artisans and craftsmen turn Main Street back to the 1800s for one perfect fall weekend. 573-221-6545 HannibalArts.com

November
November 5 & 6, 2016 – 50 Miles of Art – Watch artisans at work and professional artists open up their private studios during this beautiful weekend of art in Hannibal, Louisiana and Clarksville • 573-221-6545 • 50MilesofArt.com