Columbia Parks and Recreation
Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs
Saturday & Sunday, September 19 & 20, 2015
10 am - 5 pm
Historic Nifong Park, 3700 Ponderosa
(Hwy 63 S & AC/Grindstone Parkway exit west)
For weather-related cancellations, please call our hotline at 573-874-7663.
Park in the shuttle lot at Bluff Creek and Grindstone Pkwy in the Columbia Surgical parking lot and ride the shuttle to the park. Some parking available on-site in grass.
Heritage Festival is accepting handmade craft vendors and traditional artisans. Craft vendors can apply with the application at the link below. Traditional artisans, please contact Karen Chandler at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 573-874-7475.
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.
Enjoy entertainment on two stages including music, dancing and storytelling. Saturday Evening Ghost Stories (8-9:30 pm) are sponsored by the Mid-Missouri Organization Storytellers. Tour the Historic Maplewood Home and the Walter’s Boone County Historical Museum and Village. Great food and a beautiful park setting will make the Heritage Festival a family tradition!
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 KLR@GoColumbiaMo.com
Thank you to our generous sponsors: