Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Wednesdays and Saturdays:

The Warrensburg Farmers’ Market takes place from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 7:30 a.m. until sell-out on Saturdays on the Johnson County Courthouse lawn.

Friday, Aug. 29:

A rededication ceremony for the former South East Elementary School at 415 E. Clark St. is set for Friday, Aug. 29, and is being coordinated by the South East School Historic Preservation Committee, which is comprised of individuals who either attended or have some association with the former educational facility. The school opened in 1955, and after being vacated in recent years, reopened in 2014 as the new site of the UCM Facilities, Planning and Operations South East Complex. The rededication ceremony is planned for 2 p.m. at the South East Complex, and will be followed by a picnic. There will be an antique car show presented by members of the Warrensburg Wheels Car Club, and a live radio remote by KOKO 1450 AM. Facility tours also will be available, according to a news release.

Not a Planet with Fuzz Beater,  Dolls on Fire and Into the Breach to perform at The Bay at 139 W. Pine St. starting at 9 p.m. Tickets are $9 at the door, or available at https://holdmyticket.com/checkout/event/175702. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older without a parent or guardian. Doors open at 5 p.m. Concert information is available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/175702.

Saturday, Aug. 30: 

Steven Cooper to perform at The Bay at 139 W. Pine St. starting at 8 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door, or available at https://holdmyticket.com/checkout/event/179903. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older. Doors open at 6 p.m. Concert information is available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/179903.

Wednesday, Sept. 3: 

Elle Carpenter with Tony Schaffer and The Bay Band to perform free concert at The Bay at 139 W. Pine St. starting at 8 p.m. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older.  Doors open at 6 p.m. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older. Doors open at 6 p.m. Concert information is available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/180040.

September at the Library:

Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg has two ongoing programs for September. Lap-Sitters will feature stories, songs, finger plays and bubbles for children up to 2 years old. Registration is required. The program is at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesdays, Sept. 3, 10, 17 and 24. A story time program, featuring stories, songs, finger plays, crafts and coloring sheets for preschool-aged children is set for 10:30 a.m. on Wednesdays, Sept. 3, 10, 17 and 24. Sign up in person at the library, 432 N. Holden St., or call 660-747-9177.

Friday, Sept. 5:

The Midnight Ghost Train to perform at The Bay at 139 W. Pine St. starting at 8 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door, or available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/180042. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 11:

The University of Central Missouri’s Get the Red Out celebration is planned for 4-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 on Holden Street, between South and Clark streets. Get the Red Out will include inflatables and games for the kids, “Star Wars” characters, hoop shooting with the Mules and Jennies basketball teams and more. Businesses, organizations, student organizations and others who would like to share information about their businesses, products or project also are invited to participate. Vendors and others who want to register for a booth must do so online by filling out the electronic form available at ucmo.edu/gtro by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2. Only online registrations will be accepted, and there is no charge to enter a booth. Booth space is limited due to high demand. For more information, call 660-543-4640.

The Schwag to perform at The Bay at 139 W. Pine St. starting at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door, or available online at  https://holdmyticket.com/checkout/event/180145. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 12:

The Fluorescent with Dream Fox, Shoujo Eyes and Awesome Force to perform at The Bay at 139 W. Pine St. starting at 8 p.m. Ticket info to be announced. Attendance is restrict to 21 and older. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 13: 

Mountain Sprout with Famous Seamus And The Travelbongs and Billy Beale And The Preservationists at The Bay  at 139 Pine St. starting at 9 p.m. Tickets are $8 at the door, or available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/175705. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older without a parent or guardian. Doors open at 5 p.m. Concert information is available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/175705.

Tuesday, Sept. 23: 

The Brody Buster Band to perform at The Bay at 139 Pine St. starting at 9 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door, or available at https://holdmyticket.com/checkout/event/175706 Attendance is restricted to 21 and older without a parent or guardian. Doors open at 6 p.m. Concert information is available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/175706.

September 19, 20, 26 and 27:

The Bay hosts first KC Invades The Burg festival at 139 W. Pine st. starting each night at 8 p.m. Tickets are $6.50 for single day passes, $8 for weekend passes and $20 for event passes, available at https://holdmyticket.com/checkout/event/180133. Attendance is restricted to 21 and older. Doors open at 6 p.m. Festival information and the full lineup is available at http://holdmyticket.com/event/180133.

Saturday, Sept. 27:

The Veterans Assistance League will host the 12th annual “Run for Freedom” 5K, 10K and Poker Walk at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Missouri Veterans Home, 1300 Veterans Road, in Warrensburg. Registration is $20 for the 5K; $25 for the 10K; and $15 for the Poker Walk. Online registration is available at valrun.eventbrite.com. Sponsorship and additional information is available by calling Latisha Koetting, director of volunteer services, at 660-429-4661.

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