Date(s) - 08/16/2012
English Landing Park
Aug. 16-19 Friday, 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
English Landing Park, downtown Parkville | Price: Free
About the event: A classic town fair, the 44th annual festival features music, carnival rides, craft booths, a parade, and plenty of food and fun for the whole family. About the park: The city’s largest park comprises 68 acres, complete with three miles of walking trails on the banks of the Missouri River, a large playground area, a boat ramp, sand volleyball court, and a disc golf course. More information: Parkvillemo.org/riverfest.html