This Saturday, September 28th is Eldon’s 27th Annual Turkey Festival in Downtown Eldon.
The day will be packed full of delicious food, fantastic live music, as well as a parade, Demolition Derby at the Miller County Fairgrounds, and the Turkey Trot 5k run/walk. Something for the entire family!
Besides being a great time for the family, it’s also an opportunity to give back. The Eldon Food Pantry will be accepting canned goods and can be taken to the Parade Registration Desk. Be sure to check your pantry before heading to the festival!
The festival begins at 8 a.m. and lasts until 10 p.m.
Some events to keep in mind:
Friday, September 27th
Eldon Turkey Festival Little Mr. & Miss Contest – 6pm – Eldon South Elementary School
Saturday, September 28th
Turkey Festival Parade – 10 a.m.
Shake Your Tail Feathers Flower Show – 1 p.m. til 4 p.m.
Turkey Festival Demolition Derby – 5:30 p.m.
If you have any other questions, be sure to contact the Eldon Chamber at (573) 392-3752.
As summer comes to an end and kids return to school, there’s still plenty to look forward to at the Lake of the Ozarks!
Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year at the lake and there’s no shortage of events. The Lake of the Ozarks Convention & Visitor Bureau has a comprehensive listing of events at the lake in September. It all begins with fireworks over Labor Day weekend and ends with the 28th Annual Turkey Festival on September 28th.
Click here to see the all of the events happening in September.
Even though the finals days of summer are upon us, there’s a whole lot going on this fall at the Lake of the Ozarks! Here’s a snapshot of some must-attend events. Book your stay with us this fall and be sure to ask about our latest specials!