Community Events

Annual Crafts & Collectibles Show
The Holiday season begins with this wonderful Christmas craft show in the Warsaw Community Building. Get a jump on your Christmas shopping and find just the right gift for the special person on your list. Open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Annual Warsaw Rodeo - Friday, July 11th - Saturday, July 12th 2014
Come and enjoy the excitement of the 23rd annual Benton County Rode sponsored by the local Masonic Lodge. This is a MRCA and URA sanctioned rodeo so the action is first class. Activities include saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, cowgirl barrel racing, bareback bronc riding, calf roping, bull riding, mutton busting, team roping and a sheep scramble for kids 10 years of age. Come to Warsaw and see and feel the excitement of high quality rodeo action. Queen and youth events start at 7:30 p.m. each night. A perfectly fun way to spend a weekend in Warsaw enjoying the great outdoors and great rodeo action.  

The Dam Experience - July 5th, 2014
A huge professional fireworks display is shot from the Harry S. Truman Dam and is viewed from both sides by boat and land. Come spend the day at the beach and stay for this beautiful patriotic display. The display is made possible only through donations we receive for the event. If you would like to donate, please send your check to:
Dam Experience
PO Box 264
Warsaw, MO 65355

Every little bit helps!


 34th Annual Heritage Days - October 18-19, 2014
Visit Drake Harbor and the Warsaw Community Building where scores of modern contemporary crafters display and sell their wares. Then celebrate the unique Warsaw area heritage with old-time demonstrations from the 1800s at the Harry
S. Truman Visitors Center. Both areas provide plenty of eating opportunities as well. Thousands of visitors attend this festival and we can't wait to see you! 

Admission to the Harbor area is free. Bus transportation back and forth to Truman Dam is $4 for the entire weekend. Both parts of the festival have handicap parking and bus transportation available. Call 660-438-5922 or 1-800-WARSAW-4 for details.

Jubilee Days - June 5 - 7, 2014

A celebration of good old-fashioned fun. Carnival rides, contests, crafters, parade, and so much more! For more information contact Jubilee Days Chairman, Jay Dallam at 660-438-6496.

Annual Kaysinger Christmas - Friday December, 5th - Saturday December, 6th 2014
Join the Kaysinger Bluff Pioneer Heritage Association for a celebration of Christmas in the 1800s. See the sights, sounds and smells of days gone by. Enjoy hay wagons, singing of carols, fireplaces, wood stoves, candles, luminaries, buildings decked out in old fashioned decor, hot chocolate and hot cider. Find a truly unique gift from the Kaysinger General Sore. For more information contact Steve Hansen at 660-438-6968.

Warsaw Lighting Ceremony, Christmas Parade & Santa Day - December 6, 2014
Start the day from 9 a.m. to noon at the Warsaw Community Building with the Keyboard Kids and Santa! Bring the kids for fun crafts and a chance to get their picture with the jolly man himself. Then hang around for a huge celebration "Light Up Warsaw for the Holidays!" The downtown area has been adorned with festive white lights across the building tops. The annual Christmas Parade will delight the young and old. Many shops will remain open until 8 p.m. Kick off the holiday season Warsaw style!