Solar Eclipse 2017

Solar Eclipse

One of the biggest events ever to hit Columbia, MO will take place on Monday, August 21st with the total solar eclipse. The entire city and region is celebrating with numerous activities and events.

Spend the weekend in Cosmo Park for several exciting events. First, on Sunday, August 20th, participate in the Totality Run, a walk/run through Bear Creek Trail. The race starts at 9 AM in Cosmo Park at the skate park.

Enjoy a relaxing bike ride after you finish the race with the Totality Ride. Also starting at the skate park in Cosmo Park, the ride begins at 11 AM and travels through Bear Creek Trail to Oakland Park where there will be lunch and live music before heading back to Cosmo Park.

The Totality Music Fest is a free event held on both Sunday and Monday with a variety of performances both days. The event opens at 12:30 PM on Sunday and continues through the evening, reopening at 11 AM on Monday. See performances by The Bel Airs, Old Salt Union, the St. Louis Sprockets Stunt Bike Show and more. Food vendors will be in the park and there will be a beer garden.

Along with the fun events at Cosmo Park, many local businesses will be hosting special events for the eclipse.

Real Estate Group
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Carol Denninghoff: 573-881-4244
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
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Beauty and the Beast at Maplewood Barn Theatre

A staple of the Columbia community, Maplewood Barn Theatre is bringing to life one of the most fascinating tales ever told. Enjoy the enchanting tale of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at the old barn on August 3 through August 6 in the open air theatre.

The show starts at 8:00 PM every evening with the box office open at 7:00 PM. Tickets are $12 for adults and with children under 10 and under just $3. Snacks are available on-site, but bring your own lawn chairs or blanket for a fun night under the stars. To find out more information, visit the theatre website.

When: Aug 3 – 6, 2017, 8:00 PM

Where: Maplewood Barn Theatre, 2900 E. Nifong Blvd, Columbia MO 65201

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Office: 573-446-6528
Main: 573-446-6767
Email: Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Boone County Fair

Boone County FairCome out this weekend to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Boone County Fair. Running all week long, the events at the end of the week are sure to keep you busy all day. Bring out the kids to enjoy the carnival rides while everyone will enjoy a taste of traditional fair food.

Saturday is the last full day of the fair and the fun starts at 8 AM with a ham breakfast. In addition to the craft shows and vendors, there will be a tractor drive and baby contest. As the fair winds down, the fun starts up at 7 PM with a truck and tractor pull, always a favorite with the fairgoers. Live bluegrass music will be performed by Hickory Moon, and there’s plenty more to see and do. To find out about all of the events, visit the fair website.

When: July 18-22, 2017

Where: Sturgeon Fairgrounds, Sturgeon MO

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Street Party 2017-Columbia, MO

Street party 2017Come by Mid-America Harley-Davidson on Saturday, July 15th to see the MU athletes as well as a chance to meet TJ the Tiger for an event that benefits MU Children’s Hospital. There’s fun for all ages from 10 am to 3 pm.

Play games, make crafts, and enjoy delicious food at the 13th annual Street Party. You can enter raffles for a chance to win some fabulous prizes. Admission is free and the event is held at the Mid-America Harley-Davidson parking lot. For more information, check out the event Facebook page.

When: Saturday, July 15, 2017, 10 AM – 3 PM

Where: Mid-America Harley-Davidson, 5704 Freedom Drive, Columbia MO 65202

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Tessa Lark Plays Beethoven

violinEnjoy an evening of classical music at the Missouri Theatre with Tessa Lark. As the winner of the 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant as well as a silver medalist in the 2014 Indianapolis International Violin Competition, Lark is a rising star as a classical violinist.

Guests can expect to enjoy Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D major as well as the Sibelius’ Symphony No. 1. The evening begins at 7:30 PM and you can get tickets through Ticketmaster. To find out more about this event, check out the Facebook page.

When: Saturday, July 8, 7:30 – 10 PM

Where: Missouri Theatre, 203 S. 9th Columbia MO 65201

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Red, White and Blues in Rose Park

Start off the Fourth of July celebration early with music in Rose Park on Saturday, July 1st. Enjoy the soothing sounds of blues with Kent Burnside and The Flood Brothers as well as The Bel Airs and Nick Schhebelen Band.

The show is for all ages and gates open at 7 PM with the first performance beginning at 7:30 PM. Along with the music performances, you can enjoy yard games and taco and beers. Cost is $8 per person. To find out more or to purchase tickets, visit the Rose Music Hall website.

When: Saturday, July 1, 2017, 7:30 PM

Where: Rose Park, 1013 Park Ave, Columbia MO 65201

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Summer Fest-Columbia, MO

Start the summer out right with a celebration at Lucky’s Market in Columbia, MO on June 24th. Stop by anytime between 12 PM and 7 PM to enjoy delicious flavors from local food trucks including Grill-A-Brothers and Smoothie King CoMo and visit with vendors. You can even try a few free samples as you stroll through the store.

Starting at 3 PM, the Logboat Brewing Company will provide local crafted beer at $2 a pint. Live music from The Fried Crawdaddies, The Burney Sisters and Old Man Rio will add to the atmosphere between noon and 5 PM. This event is free and will feature activities for the entire family. To find out more or to see updates, check out the Facebook event page.

When: June 24, 2017 from 12 PM to 7 PM

Where: Lucky’s Market, 111 S. Providence Rd. Columbia, MO

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Treats Unleashed Annual Ice Cream Social-Columbia, MO

Treats UnleashedBring your four-legged friends for this unique ice cream social hosted by Treats Unleashed. This event will be held on Saturday, June 17th and will feature delicious treats for the canines and their owners.

Stop in and let your pet sample special sundaes made just for them with their own toppings, like carob, cranberries, biscuit crumbles and more. Of course, there will be treats for the two-legged attendees as well. The event is free but accepts donations. To find out more, visit the event Facebook page.

When: Saturday, June 17, 2017, 11 AM – 2 PM

Where: Treats Unleashed 1400 Forum Blvd. Columbia MO 65203

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Harold’s National Doughnut Day 5K

Harold's Doughnut's 5KStart your day with some good exercise and delicious doughnuts with the National Doughnut Day 5K, hosted by Harold’s Doughnuts. Come out on Saturday, June 10 and walk or run the course with your friends or family.

The race starts at 10 AM and registration begins at 8 AM. This fun walk/run is designed for people of all ages. It starts at Logboat Brewing and participants finish with delicious doughnuts made from scratch as their reward. To find out more, visit the event Facebook page.

When: Saturday, June 10, 2017, 8 AM

Where: Logboat Brewing, downtown Columbia

Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com

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Art in the Park-Columbia, MO

craftsThe 59th annual Art in the Park will be held at Stephens Lake Park on June 3rd. Attendees will find all kinds of arts and crafts from some of the area’s most talented artisans.

Need a new coffee cup or purse? Maybe you’re looking for the perfect gift for someone’s birthday or anniversary. There are events for the kids as well, such as the Kid’s Art Spot where you may discover future talent. There’s also the Young Collector’s Tent and face painting. You’ll also find refreshing beverages and ice cream. The event is free. To find out more, visit the Facebook page.

When: Saturday and Sunday, June 3-4, 2017

Where: Stephen’s Lake Park, 2001 E. Broadway, Columbia MO

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Jackie Bulgin & Associates
House of Brokers Realty
1515 Chapel Hill Road
Columbia, MO 65203
Jackie Bulgin: 573-999-6528
Shannon O’Brien: 573-864-7863
Main: 573-446-6767
Jackie@JackieBulgin.com
Website: JackieBulgin.com