2014 Marceline and Museum Events

April 1 - Walt Disney Hometown Museum Open through October 31!

Visit us at 120 E. Santa Fe, Marceline, MO - Phone: 660-376-3343

Admission: Adults (11 and older) $5.00 - Children (6 – 10) $2.50 - under 6 free

Hours of operation:

    Tuesday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  Monday Closed

May 3 - Marceline Railroad Heritage Days, 9:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Walt Disney Hometown Museum and the Marceline Railroad Story exhibits will have extended hours on Saturday May 3 from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm.  Usual admission charged. http://www.waltdisneymuseum.org/

The Walsworth Community Center will have a vast selection of railroad memorabilia and model trains for sale. Children can ride the rails on a miniature train in E.P. Ripley Park. You can shop the craft, food, and other vendor tables in E.P. Ripley Park. http://www.walsworthcommunitycenter.com/

Merchants will offer railroad-related specials and NOMO art gallery will present a railroad show at their location on Main Street USA.  http://www.nomoart.com/NOMO/NOMO_Home.html  and http://www.marcelinemo.us/

May 10 – Walt Disney Hometown Museum - Marceline Alumni Museum Tours and Cocktail Party, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

All Marceline High School Alumni are invited to tour the Disney and Marceline Story Railroad exhibits, from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Cocktail party 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  The museum will be open to the public as well on alumni May 10, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  We will be closed on Mother’s Day, May 11 so that our volunteers can be with their loved ones.  http://www.waltdisneymuseum.org/

May 10 - Marceline High School 65th Annual Alumni Reception and Banquet, 6:00 p.m.

The banquet will be held in the Walsworth Community Center on Saturday, May 10th at 6:00 p.m. The price of $20 per person (non-refundable) includes a catered meal and banquet booklet.  All alumni may bring their spouse or a guest. Seating is limited and tickets must be purchased by April 21st.  Banquet tickets are available from any Alumni officer, Jennifer (Glahn) Elam, Jamie Sportsman, Walter Heller, Matt Finch, Katie (Lain) Gardner, or Lacey (Brammer) Meissen, and Allstate Insurance and Magnolia Antiques on Main Street USA from 9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you wish to order tickets by mail please mail check with your name, guests name, number of tickets, and class year to Marceline Alumni Association, PO Box 241, Marceline, MO 64658. The dance at the Outback Saloon will be open to the public.  No one under 21 may enter the dance.  One fee of $5 per person will allow entrance to the dance.  email: marcelinealumni@hotmail.com

June 28 - July 4 - Marceline's Annual Independence Day Celebration, 6:00 p.m.

We celebrate our independence on Main Street USA with Toby's Carnival and entertainment every night beginning at 6:00 p.m. On the 4th, enjoy an old fashioned day starting with a parade and ending with outstanding fireworks.  http://www.marceline.com/

September 1 – Culpepper & Merriweather Circus, 5:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

The Marceline Area Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus for a return engagement.  There will be two shows, one at 5:00 pm and the other at 7:30 pm. http://www.marceline.com/

September 6 - Third Annual Marceline Wine and Art Stroll, 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Downtown Marceline will sponsor wineries and breweries from throughout the state serving Missouri's finest as well as great food and music on Main Street USA. Tickets will be sold the day of the event at E.P. Ripley Park.  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Downtown-Marceline/

September 20 - Toonfest, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Toonfest is held annually the 3rd weekend in September. The headliners for 2014 are cartoonists Steven Artley, Eddie Pittman, Hilary Price, and Bill Hinds. The day kicks off with a parade that features bands, floats, Princesses, Pirates, Grand Marshalls, and more! The day continues with activities, food and fun for the whole family, including a symposium by our guest cartoonists and an international cartoon art show. http://www.toonfest.net/contact.html and https://www.facebook.com/pages/Toonfest/.

October 31 - Trick or Treat Downtown, 5:00 p.m.

Bring the kids downtown to visit merchants and more for Halloween goodies!  http://www.marceline.com/

November 30 - Peanut Night and Santa Comes to Marceline, 5:30 p.m.

The magic of Christmas comes alive as Santa arrives to turn on the Main Street USA Christmas lights. The Chamber of Commerce sells peanuts with a prize in every bag and the merchants stay open late for shopping convenience.  http://www.marceline.com/

NOMO Art Center

Located on Main Street USA, this charming gallery hosts several new shows each year featuring regional and nationally known artists. Shows include watercolor, oil, pastels, photography, fiber and ceramics. Gift shop on premises. Visit www.nomoart.com for more information and future events.