Columbia Parks and Recreation
Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs
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Saturday & Sunday, September 16 & 17, 2017
10 am - 5 pm
Historic Nifong Park, 3700 Ponderosa St.
(Hwy 63 S & AC/Grindstone Parkway exit west)
For weather-related cancellations, please call our hotline at 573-874-7663.
For shuttle parking, take Discovery Parkway exit west off Highway 63. Shuttle lots will be available at Gans Creek Recreation Area, 3360 E. Gans Road, near Nifong Park. Shuttles will drop you off at the Walters-Boone County Museum at the front of Nifong Park.
Visitors will be taken back to the traditions of the past. Listen, learn, and see history as it comes alive. See artisans and tradesmen dressed in 19th century attire demonstrating their trades and selling their wares. A large contemporary handmade craft area will also be featured.
|Saturday||Boonslick Stage||Missouri Life Stage (Maplewood Barn)||Maplewood Home Yard Stage|
|11:00 am||Paul Fotsch - folk||Ruben Bolton - storytelling|
|12:00 pm||Boone Howlers - country/ bluegrass||Kansas City Celtic Pipe and Drum||Pablo Baum - "Flee or Die: a Saga of Long, Long Ago"|
|1:00 pm||Johnny Kendrick + the Branchy Boys - Western||Gerry Tritz - Magic / Juggling||Lemuel Sheppard - traditional blues|
|2:00 pm||Haskell Indian Nation Dancers||Folk Jam - John White and Friends|
|2:15 pm||Mark Bilyeu and Cindy Woolf|
|3:00 pm||Mid Missouri Traditional Dancers||Folk Jam - John White and Friends|
|4:00 pm||The Upsides - Americana / Folk||Deb Swanegan - storytelling|
|8-9:30 pm||Ghost Stories - Storytellers Pablo Baum and Deb Swanegan|
|Sunday||Boonslick Stage||Missouri Life Stage (Maplewood Barn)||Maplewood Home Yard Stage|
|11:00 am||Good Turn Daily - country||Ruben Bolton - storytelling|
|12:00 pm||River Ghost Revue||Parasol Puppets||Pablo Baum - "Flee or Die: a Saga of Long, Long Ago"|
|1:00 pm||Ironweed Bluegrass Band||World African Arts Music and Dance||Grupo Atlantico - Cumbia workshop|
|2:00 pm||Swampweed Cajun Band||Haskell Indian Nation Dancers||Shapenote Singers|
|2:50 pm||Daughters of the American Revolution presentation|
|3:00 pm||Dave Para and Cathy Barton||Taiko Drumming||Folk Jam - John White and Friends|
|4:00 pm||Community Band||Rhineland Wurstjaegers with Ehren Oncken and Marilyn Loehnig|
Stay overnight during the Heritage Festival! For more information on overnight accommodations, visit the Columbia Convention & Visitors Bureau Web site.
The Heritage Festival is coordinated by Columbia Parks & Recreation.
Call 573-874-7460 for more information or email Festival Coordinator at Karen.Chandler@como.gov