October 02, 2018

Contact: Amy Poos

Arrow Rock State Historic Site hosts annual heritage festival Oct. 13-14

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, OCT. 2, 2018 – Join the fun at Arrow Rock State Historic site for the 50th Annual Arrow Rock Heritage Festival Oct. 13-14. The festival is one of Missouri's oldest and most popular heritage festivals featuring traditional and modern handcrafted items, historic reenactments, living history presenters, musical entertainment and food vendors throughout the village. The festival runs 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14. This event is a cooperative venture of Missouri State Parks, the Friends of Arrow Rock Inc. and the Village of Arrow Rock. Weather permitting, parking will be located in the open fields just south of town. A shuttle bus service will carry visitors to the event. There is a $2 entrance fee.

Arrow Rock State Historic Site is located north of I-70 and east of Highway 65, on 39521 Visitor Center Drive. For more information about the event, call the Arrow Rock State Historic Site at 660-837-3330.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.