A Hannibal tradition for over 60 years, the National Tom Sawyer Days festival offers something for all ages and interests. Contests include the National Fence Painting Competition, the frog-jump contest and the Tom & Becky Contest. Other activities include a huge craft festival, a mud volleyball tournament, horseshoe tournament, carnival rides, live music every night in the beer garden, and a spectacular fireworks display over the Mississippi River on the 4th of July.

National Tom Sawyer Days website


Tanyard Gardens Band Schedule:

Friday June 30th – Epic Music Showcase featuring Down Below, Cost of Desire, Fivefold and NOWAKE, $5 cover
Saturday July 1st – “Hair Band Night” Poison Overdose, Walk this Way and Guns 4 Roses, $10 cover
Sunday July 2nd – Drake White and the Big Fire with special guest Broseph E Lee, $12 in advance $15 at the gate
Monday July 3rd – Matt Roberts Blue Band and comedian Donnie Baker, $10 cover