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 As with any town, Plattsburg is a bustle of activity all through the year.  The ideas, support and help of many community volunteers makes all of these events possible.


While all of the events are too numerous to mention here, what you will find is a few highlights from some of our "bigger" events. 

If you'd like an overview of all the annual events listed by month or if you are interested in more details from a particular event, see the links to the right.  As the date to a specific event draws near, you will also find important key information on the home page of this website. 

Glory Days Flag Flying
On special days, there are 62 flags unfurled on the light poles lining Clay Avenue. 
City-Wide Garage Sales BBQ BASH
The first weekend in May is reserved for Plattsburg's city-wide garage sales.  Free maps and listings are provided by the Chamber.
First weekend in June.  BBQ Contest, bands, bickers, brew.  Sponsored by Plattsburg Chamber of Commerce.
4th of July Fall Festival
Held on 4th of July, "Rocketman" Jim Hartzell and his "team" provide a spectacular display of fireworks at Perkins Park.  Many years dinner and/or snacks are served before the show.
Plattsburg biggest event: a four day festival that includes vendor booths, carnival, various contests, silent auction, organization hosted dinners, car shows, live entertainment, a parade and lots more.
Plattsburg Community Christmas Celebration Tour of Churches
Friday night, Saturday celebration that includes night lighted parade, mayor's Christmas Tree lighting, Forever Christmas Bazaar, puppet shows, "Small Ma;;" and Santa Visit with pictures with Santa and crafts for the kids.
The Christmas season provides the opportunity to get a sneak peek at the inside of the local area churches.  One church presents a Christmas program of their choice, and then it's on to an "open house" of the other participating churches in town. Programs may include hand bell music, skits, orchestras etc.
Business Christmas Decorating Contest  
Sponsored event by PlattsburgMo businesses decorate for the holiday season, and compete to see who will take home the prizes for the best displays.

List of Annual Events

City-Wide Garage Sales

BBQ Bash

4th of July

Fall Festival


Tour of Churches

" Old Glory"  Flag Flying Days


Web sponsored by:   

Plattsburg Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 134
Plattsburg, MO 64477


Special thanks to The Clinton County Leader and RT Photography
for donating many of the pictures for use on this site and
to Marti Spease-Riddle for the picture of the Christian Church used in the header for this website.