Hunt for the Red Bird –
It’s Real-Life "Seek & Find" with a Game-Winning Prize! The “Red Bird” is hidden on public property in the Twin City area. Clues will be announced on KJFF-AM 1400 beginning September 6. The prize includes Cardinal tickets and hotel stay. Organized by Enterprise Bank and KJFF radio station. For information call 636.937.7642.
Fuel up for Your Twin City Days Fun! 8:00 a.m. at Larry G Crites Memorial Park, (formerly West City Park), Ballpark Pavilion. Festus vs Crystal City Challenge. FREE Breakfast provided by area restaurants. For information visit our website at twincitychamber.com and then the events tab or call 636.931.7697. Twin City Days Trivia
A Memorable Time is a Pleasant ‘Walk in the Park’! 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Larry G Crites Memorial Park, (formerly West City Park), Ballpark Pavilion. Bingo for fun and prizes 10-11:30 a.m. Lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Legends Band will perform from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Organized by First State Community Bank. For information call 636.937.2265 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This event will be taking place at the beautiful Crystal Highlands Golf Course, 3030 US Highway 61, Festus, with registration at 8:30 a.m. and teeing off at 10 a.m. Please Note: This year there will only be one flight with 36 teams. DETAILS: 4 Person Scramble (team of 4), includes golf with cart, Coffee, Donuts, and Juice for Breakfast; Boxed lunch while completing the round, beverages, and prizes. Organized by the Twin City Area Chamber of Commerce. For information call the Chamber office at 636.931.7697 or email email@example.com. Thanks to Herrell Distributing for their contributions to this even
Book Sale 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Friends of Festus Library will sponsor a book sale at Festus Public Library, 400 West Main Street. For information call 636.937.2017 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bowlin’ Bowlin’ Bowlin’… Watch Those Pens a-Rollin’! 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Quonset Lanes, 2004 N Truman Blvd, Crystal City. This is a family event, open to all ages. Sponsored by Twin City Area Optimist Club with Quonset Lanes. Registration is not required. One game and shoe rental for FREE! There will be gift bags given out while supply lasts. For information call Quonset Lanes 636.937.2118,
5-6:30 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m., at Petit Paree, 228 E. Main St., Festus. Ages 21 and over only. Wine tasting and light hors d’oeuvres, tickets sold in advance at $15 each. Contact Leigh Tetrault at 636.937.8400 or email at email@example.com.
Bike Ride Activities –
Tour de Twin City Days!
6:00-7:30 p.m. at Crystal City Park. Sponsored by Living Life on Two Wheels and Pedal’n Pi.
Come and enjoy a wonderful casual ride around our beautiful city. Enjoy fresh-popped popcorn, snow cones, and cool beverages after the ride while taking in the movie. For information contact 636.638.1080 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Movie in the Park -
Family-Friendly Movie Night under the Stars!
Join us for Pups Alone - "A hilarious canine holiday hijinks movie! While everyone is away on a trip, a jealous inventor hires thieves to break into his co-worker's house and steal his new top-secret creation. But they are no match for a mischievous pack of neighborhood pups, who set up tricks and traps to protect the home and save the holiday. This is a laugh-out-loud comedy." 7:30 p.m. at Crystal City Park. Organized by the Crystal City Park Board. Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, snacks and beverages and enjoy the family movie, Pups Alone. For information email email@example.com or call 636.931.7697.
This Tradition gets Bigger and Better Every Year!
6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Mississippi Avenue in Crystal City. Music from 8-11. Music kicks off with the Colonel Ford and Diesel Island. Beverages and food trucks, (The Cheese Shack, Whisker Fish and Tasty's Street Eats) will be available on the cobblestone streets of Crystal City. Ages 21 and over only. NO COOLERS or outside beverages allowed. Organized by City of Crystal. For information call 636.937.4614 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out the Cobblestone Celebration poster
Stack ‘em High!
7 to 10 a.m. at First United Methodist Church of Festus Crystal City, 113 Grand Ave., Festus.
Includes pancakes, sausage and beverages. Freewill offerings will be accepted. For information email email@example.com or call 636.937.6205.
5K Run/Walk –
FREE FOR ADULTS, KIDS, AND PETS!!
8 a.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church, 105 Bailey Rd, Crystal City. This year the 5K run/walk will be for EVERYONE! Participate at your own pace, bring kids, strollers, wheelchairs, pets (on leashes); stroll, walk, run, you make the call. JUST HAVE FUN. Organized by Jefferson County YMCA. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 636.931.9622.
Pickleball Tournament –
Players from 7 states compete in this invitational tournament at Jokerst Memorial Park. Matches begin at 8:00 a.m. Grab your lawn chairs and come cheer them on. Sponsored by Midwest Regional Bank, for more info contact email@example.com.
Ahhh the Sights, Sounds & Tastes of Festus Main. Explore & Enjoy the Tradition!
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Festus Main Street. Featuring crafts, information booths, local merchants and more. Organized by the Twin City Area Chamber of Commerce. For information email Director@twincitychamber.com or call 636.931.7697.
Enjoy a variety of delicious food items created by our Food Court Vendors! Available from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at South Adams & South Second Street. Concessionaire Extraordinaire, Eatery 253, Shortys Good Eats, Show Me Kettle Korn, Sweet Alamode, Kona Ice will be there.
'Get Your Motor Runnin’! Head out on the Highway!’ … or, to Festus Main Street! Enjoy Classic Car Music as you take in the sights!
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $20 per car. Registration at 8 a.m., no vehicles admitted after 8:30 a.m. Judging and prizes will be take place later in the day. Organized by Manns Restoration. For information call Jason 636.933.7008 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Friends of Festus Library will sponsor a book sale at Festus Public Library, 400 West Main Street. For information call 636.937.2017 or email email@example.com.
9 a.m. to 11 a.m Organized by Athletico Physical Therapy, 1300 Veterans Blvd, Festus. Test your grip strength using a force gauge commonly used in therapy. Prizes are awarded for 1st and 2nd place in various age groups divided by male and female. For information contact Paul at 636-931-2100 or email Festus@athletico.com.
We’re here for a Lot of Little Reasons!
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located in the Main Street Market Organized by Crystal City and Festus Police Departments. For information call 636.931.7697.
9 a.m.-12p.m., Crystal City Animal Control Facility, 110 Chestnut St., Crystal City (this is 2 blocks behind Bloomsdale Bank in Crystal City). The cities of Crystal City, Festus, DeSoto and Pevely will have pet adoption opportunities, exams and vaccines available. Darland Pet Clinic will be offering: 1 year Rabies-$25, 3-year Rabies-$55, Rabies/DHLPP-$50, Rabies/DHLPP/KC-$60, DHLPP-$35, DHLPP/KC-$50, Bordetella-$20, Heartworm Test-$25, Fecal Exam-$20. Animal Control facilities can always use donations-toys, food, litter, towels, blankets, cleaning supplies, laundry soap, etc. Phone 636.937.4614 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
At Twin City Toyota, 301 Autumn Ridge Dr, Herculaneum Entry fee is one canned food item for Ozark Food Pantry. Ages 3-7 register 10:30 a.m., races begin a 11 a.m. Ages 8-15 register at 11:30 a.m., races begin at noon. Limit two Hot Wheels cars per entry. Organized by Twin City Toyota. For information call Sandy Griffin at 636-931-0555 or email email@example.com.
C’mon … Give it Your Best Toss!
Cornhole Tournament at 9 a.m., Washers at 11 a.m. at Larry G Crites Memorial Park (formerly Festus West City Park). Tournament entry fees are $50 per 2-person team. Organized by the Andrew Habsieger Foundation. Contact John Crites at 314.221.0082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
It’s ‘Game On’ for the Kids!
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Crystal City Park, near sand volleyball courts. Games for children 10 and under. Organized by Festus/Crystal City Kiwanis Club. For information email email@example.com or call Ryan at 636.937.7687.
We Just Might Call it "Diaper Derby Day"! 10 a.m. at Crystal City Park by the pool. This is a free event with no pre-registration required. Prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners, and prizes for participation will be given. Organized by Pony Bird, Inc. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 636.243.2000.
Got the Goods to Make Bill Bradley Proud? Game On! 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Youth-Adult Division 3on3 Basketball Tournament. Pool Play-Into Bracket Play. There will be divisions for Boys & Girls along with Men & Women. Participants will receive a free T-Shirt. Be on the lookout for the registration link. For information contact Dalien Parks at 314.650.7319 or email Thirty4academy@outlook.com.
Reel in Some Fishing Memories! 8 to 11 a.m. at Festus/Crystal City Conservation Club, 2567 US Hwy 61, Festus. For ages 16 and under with refreshments after fishing. Free event, but pre-registration is required. Organized by the Festus/Crystal City Conservation Club. For info call 636.933.0908, (leave message) or email email@example.com.
12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the block of 314 Bailey Road. Merchants participating are Old Towne Furniture, The Foundry, Green Light Thrift & Boutique and C & S Studio. Visit these shops and check out their deals! For info call 636-937-4469 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
4 p.m., The Pasta House Co., 1606 Galemore St., Festus. Do you want to be the next Toasted Ravioli Champion?!! Join the 7th annual ravioli eating contest! Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. The winner goes on the Wall of Fame and gets to defend the title the following year. Must be18 or older to enter, there is no sign-up fee, and all contestants get a free t-shirt. So, join us for Twin City days and you could be the next Ravioli Eating Champion!!! (Call 636-725-0300 and pre-register)
6-10 p.m. at Larry G Crites Memorial Park (formerly West City Park). Participants include Concessionaire Extraordinaire, Eatery 253, Shortys Good Eats, Show Me Kettle Korn, Sweet Alamode, LaChance Vineyards, Kona Ice. Organized by Twin City Area Chamber of Commerce. For information email Director@twincitychamber.com or call 636.931.7697.
That '80s Band is in the House! 7 p.m. That '80s Band Concert on the Outdoor Stage at Larry G Crites Memorial Park, (formerly West City Park). Food and beverages available. NO COOLERS OR OUTSIDE BEVERAGES ALLOWED. Free admission and parking. Organized by Twin City Area Chamber of Commerce. For information email Director@twincitychamber.com or call 636.931.7697.
Midwest Bank Centre
City of Crystal City
City of Festus
Joachim Plattin Ambulance District
A-1 Truck and Auto
All Weather Sewer Service, Inc
Bone Heating & Cooling, Inc
Elizabeth R. Fassler, DDS, PC
Festus/Crystal City Rotary
First United Methodist Church
Hearing Care Partners
Immanuel Lutheran Church
Jefferson County Community Partnership
Knights of Columbus Council 1230, Festus, MO
Members 1st Credit Union
Our Lady Catholic Church
Pony Bird, Inc
Rodney & Mary Thompson Festus-Crystal Monument Co
Smoothie King, Festus
Spotlight Community Theatre
The Triton Group, CPA's
Twin City Area Optimist Club
Vantage Credit Union
Wegmann, Eden, Mikale & Bishop, PC