Local Happenings Categorized: Outdoor Activities

Festival of Lights – Oneonta AL

A picture of Santa in front of a Christmas tree and presents during lat year's Festival of Lights

The Oneonta Business Association, in partnership with the City of Oneonta and Community Organizations, is excited to host their second annual Festival of Lights, which promises to be the biggest and best ever! Here are the current plans and ways in which you can become involved in making Oneonta a holiday attraction and shopping destination! Decorating Town Date: Sunday, November 17 Time: 1:00 pm Volunteers will meet at 1 p.m. at the gazebo for work assignments… Read more »

Sterling Garden Work Day – Warrensburg, MO

Date: Wednesday, November 6 Time:  4:00 – 6:30pm Place: 522 E Gay St, Warrensburg, MO 64093, USA JCUW #YouthUnited program is hosting a workday in the Sterling Garden. We will be building raised beds, preparing a spot for native flowers and host plants and just do general garden tasks as needed. This workday is open to anyone that would like to support JCUW and the youth at Warrensburg Adventure Club. There will be some tools,… Read more »

Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days – Warsaw, MO

Date: October 19-20, 2019  Place: Kaysinger Bluff (Truman Visitors Center) 29027 Visitor Center Road Warsaw, MO 65355 Don’t miss the 39th Annual Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days on October 19-20, 2019 at Kaysinger Bluff (Truman Dam Visitors Center) in Warsaw, Missouri. Warsaw Pioneer Heritage Days have drawn over 7000 people to its Mountain Man Camp, Civil War Camp and Pioneer crafters including, blacksmiths, Tinsmith, Spinners, Weavers, Quilters, Log hewer, Broom maker, and many more. Sit a… Read more »

Free ME from Lung Cancer: Save Your Breath 5K – Augusta, ME

A picture of last year's save your breath 5K volunteers

Date: November 3, 2019 Time:  7:00 – 11:30 am Place: Kennebec Valley YMCA 31 Union St, Augusta, ME 04330 Come out to support Free ME from Lung Cancer! Choose between a 5k run on Augusta’s Rail Trail, or a walk in Capitol Park. A $100 cash award will be presented to the top overall male/female runners, with a $25 reward per top male/female age group. The first person to finish with a stroller will also receive a $25… Read more »

Haunted 5K Run – Sedalia, MO

Date: October 19, 2019 Time: Check-in at 4 pm, the run starts at 5 pm. Place: Clover Dell 5301 W 32nd St Sedalia, Missouri, 65301 Ever wondered what it might be like to run for your life? Get the closest experience when you enter this unique 5k! While running this chase-race you’ll be wearing a flag football belt. There will be many hungry zombies out there who will want your flags. Make it over the finish… Read more »