Local Happenings Categorized: Outdoor Activities

Oktoberfest – Cole Camp, MO

Date: Saturday, September 28th  Time: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Place: Downtown Cole Camp, MO This traditional German festival is Cole Camps ode to the old country. Among Oktoberfest’s Germanic fare, you can find beer and brats, complemented by traditional German music, dancing, and clothing. Vendors open at 9:30 with everything from pumpkins to Hoola hoops! Then at 10:00 registration opens for the Jimm Maxwell Bicycle Show, which will start at 11:00, followed by an awards… Read more »

66th Annual Blount County Fair – Oneonta, AL

Date: September 10-14 Time:  Mon-Tues 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM Thurs-Sat 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Arena Closes at 10 pm, Midway Closes at 11 pm) Place: 500 New Street ​Oneonta, Alabama 35121 As one of only 22 county fairs throughout the state, we are indeed fortunate that the Jaycees saw fit to begin this family tradition for Blount County in 1953. The Blount County Fair features a professionally managed and family-friendly midway full of… Read more »

Big Fish Bright Future Bass & Crappie Fishing Tournament – Clinton, MO

Date: September 14, 2019 Place: Bucksaw Resort & Marina 670 SE 803 Rd, Clinton, MO 64735, USA Come out and fish for a great cause on the beautiful Truman Lake! Proceeds will go towards children’s dental health. Did you know that 51 million school hours are lost every year due to illness related to dental problems? Help make a difference in your community. The tournament fee is $125.00 per boat. All participants will receive a t-shirt,… Read more »

Lincoln Fly-In
Lincoln, MO

Fly-In Celebration for Lincoln’s 150th Anniversary Event Date: Saturday, September 14th Rain Dater: Saturday, September 28nd Time: 7:00 am – 4:00 PM Place: 101 Airport Rd., Lincoln, MO Lincoln is home to one OF 12 turf, public-use airports in Missouri and it ranks the second-longest at 2940 feet.  The airport was established in the late 1960s.  In 1971 Lincoln hosted its first fly-in to show off the new facility. What began as a simple fly-in in September 2005 to… Read more »

Locust Fork River Float – Blountsville, AL

Date: August 17, 2019 Time:  9:30 – 1:30 Place: Royal Community Park 131 Timmerman Rd. Blountsville, AL 35031 Float the river in lazy, slow, cool water.  Meet at 9:30 am at Royal Community Park & Center, from there you will carpool to private property where you can park your car. There’s a short hike through poison ivy to the river, so be prepared. Please bring:  Anti-poison ivy cream (or long pants and socks) An Inner Tube or Something… Read more »