• Mayfest 2018

    33rd Annual Robinson Construction Perryville Mayfest

    Schedule of Events

    Wednesday, May 9 

    • 5:30 p.m. | Carnival Opens: American Legion Parking Lot [until 10pm]

    Thursday, May 10 

    • 5:30 p.m. | Carnival Opens: American Legion Parking Lot [until 10pm]

    Friday, May 11

    • 4:00 p.m. | Quilt Show: First Assembly of God Church [until 8pm]
    • 4:30 p.m. | Food & Drinks Open: Downtown Square 
    • 5:30 p.m. | Carnival Opens: American Legion Parking Lot [until 10pm]
    • 6:00 p.m. | Parade: From City Park to Downtown Square
    • 7:00 p.m. | Danetta Mason: Live Music, Downtown Square Main Stage 
    • 8:00 p.m. | Rotary Washer Tournament: Downtown Square, Jackson St. 

    Saturday, May 12

    • 8:00 a.m. | Mayfest 5K: Perryville City Park, Perry Park Center 
    • 8:00 a.m. | Plant Sale: Perryville Garden Club, Faherty House [until 5pm]
    • 9:00 a.m. | Quilt Show: First Assembly of God Church 
    • 9:00 a.m. | Craft Fair: Downtown Square, Cutest Baby Contest
    • 9:00 a.m. | Car, Truck and Bike Show: Hiway Rodders, Knights of Columbus Parking Lot
    • 9:00 a.m. | Tractor Show: River Hills Antique Tractor Club, St. Joseph St. 
    • 9:00 a.m. | Celebrating Seniors: Perry County Senior Center [snacks/games/bingo/prizes]
    • 9:00 a.m. | Hero's for Kids: Disney Animator, Philo Barnhart & Comic Book Artist, Charles D. Moisant, Republic-Monitor
    • 10:00 a.m. | Visit with Princesses: Courthouse Lawn, Jackson St. [until noon]
    • 10:30 a.m. | Food and Drink Stands Open: Downtown Square
    • 10:30 a.m. | JR Digital: Music, Downtown Square Main Stage
    • 11:00 a.m. | Carnival Opens: American Legion Parking Lot [until 10pm]
    • 11:00 a.m. | Diaper Derby & Decorating Contest: Sponsored by American Homes Realty, Main Stage 
    • 12:30 p.m. | Bed Races: Sponsored by Main Street Signs, Main Stage
    • 2:00 p.m. | Mini Tractor Pull: Sponsored by River Hills Antique Tractor Club, St. Joseph St. 
    • 2:00 p.m. | Ron Allen: Live Music, Courthouse Lawn
    • 2:30 p.m. | Disney Character Costume Contest: Sponsored by Coldwell Banker Professional Associates [sign up at 2:00pm], Main Stage 
    • 4:00 p.m. | Vintage: Live Music, Courthouse Lawn 
    • 5:00 p.m. | Rotary Washer Tournament: Downtown Square, Jackson St. 
    • 7:00 p.m. | Dear Darla: Live Music, Downtown Square Main Stage 
    • 8:00 p.m. | Rotary Washer Tournament: Downtown Square, Jackson St. 

    Additional Applications, Maps and Forms: 

    Parade, Friday, May 11th | 6:00 p.m.

    The Perryville Area Chamber of Commerce will host a community parade on Friday, May 11th at 6:00 p.m. to celebrate Mayfest. The parade route will leave from the City Park down Ste. Maries St, turn left on Main Street and go left on South Street (past the City Parking Lot) at which point the parade will end and you may return to the City Park. Join in the fun! It’s $15.00 for members/$25.00 for non-members.

    Parade Entry Form

    Parade Route

    Craft Fair, Saturday, May 12th | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Each year, the craft fair brings thousands of people out to downtown Perryville. The event starts at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday morning and all vendors are required to stay open until 4:00 p.m. Each year, we have over 150 vendors sign up! 

    Craft Fair Vendor Information 

    Would you like to be a craft fair vendor at the 2018 Perryville Mayfest? Our craft fair offers a 10' X 10' booth space for a fee of $50. Each vendor is allowed up to two booths, for a total of $100. A limited number of electric spots are available for an additional $5 per space. All electric spots, regardless if the electric is being or not, you will be charged. 

    Returning vendors will have first option to the same as previous year. Other spaces will be available to vendors on a first reply basis and upon payment. If you sell a trademark/franchise item such as Scentsy, Pampered Chef, etc. please call prior to sending in your application as we only accept one representative from each business. 

    Craft Fair Application

    Cutest Baby Contest 

    Already a vendor? 

    Space confirmation has been mailed to all vendors signed up. If you have not received your letter, please call office at 573-547-6062.

    Letter and Information 

    Booth Map 

    Questions? Please contact Jackie at jackie@perryvillemo.com. 

     

  • Leadership Perryville

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    Name: Leadership Perryville
    Date: March 20, 2018
    Time: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM CDT
    Event Description:
    Leadership Perryville is an innovative community program designed to identify and motivate emerging leaders and to develop their potential for community leadership roles by exposing them to opportunities, realities and challenges of our community. Individuals who have a genuine interest in leadership, who desire to increase their own levels of involvement, and who wish to broaden their knowledge are encouraged to participate.
     
    The eight, one-day sessions are held the third Tuesday of each month from 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., beginning in March and ending in October. At each session, community leaders and experts from area organizations and institutions participate in class sessions with the intent of stimulating and provoking new thoughts and ideas and highlighting real challenges, realities and opportunities within the Perryville area.

    Leadership Perryville also offers first-hand experience through tours of local manufacturing plants, healthcare facilities, area schools and many other businesses and organizations.

    Applicants for the program must have the support and commitment from their business or organization and should possess the personal commitment to attend all of the program sessions. Participants are expected to attend every session and asked to notify the Chamber when not able to attend a session. If more than one session is missed, the participant will need to make up the session(s) the following year to graduate.

    Tuition for Leadership Perryville is $275 for Chamber members and is $325 for non-Chamber members. Tuition covers supplies, meals, transportation, and speakers during the eight sessions and graduation.
    Date/Time Information:
    Tuesday, March 20
    8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Contact Information:
    Emily Steele
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