Events in Hannibal & Hannibal Festivals

Looking for year-round fun? You don’t have to look any further than Hannibal, MO. There are great events in Hannibal scheduled throughout the year, with Missouri festivals for every occasion.

Annual Hannibal Festivals

Looking for fun the whole family can enjoy? Hannibal hosts a variety of annual festivals each year. Kick off your summer with the Twain on Main Festival each May during Memorial Day weekend. This weekend of fun features art, crafts, great food, and entertainment for the whole family. Meet your favorite characters, shop local artisans and experience some of the best food in the Midwest.

Hannibal is also the proud host of National Tom Sawyer Days for more than 60 years. Our free street festival includes a huge Missouri craft festival, carnival rides, and fun children’s events. No Fourth of July would be complete without fireworks, and this Hannibal event delivers with fireworks over the Mississippi! Celebrate Mark Twain and Hannibal’s rich local history. Unique Hannibal events can easily be found as well.  The Big River Steampunk Festival, held each Labor Day Weekend, has to be seen to be believed! The annual Victorian Festival of Christmas in December offers Holiday cheer for everyone.

Browse our calendar for a complete list of upcoming festivals hosted in Hannibal.

Hannibal, Missouri Events

Hannibal plays host to a number of exciting events each year. Discover car shows, live entertainment, exhibits, sporting events, and more in our annual calendar. New events are constantly added in this scenic Mississippi river town.

View upcoming events in Hannibal below!

july, 2019

08jul(jul 8)10:00 am15aug(aug 15)6:00 pmBOOM! The Rise & Fall of Missouri's Black Business Districts

18jul10:00 am4:00 pmMolly Brown's 152nd Birthday Celebration

18jul7:00 pm9:00 pmMusic Under the Stars

20jul(jul 20)11:00 am21(jul 21)3:00 pmFeaturedBill Lear Innovator's Cup FINALS

25jul7:00 pm9:00 pmMusic Under the Stars

26jul(jul 26)6:00 pm29(jul 29)8:00 pmFeaturedHannibal Bar-B-Q Festival & Jeep Jamboree