Neoshos Community Calendar of Events is filled from January
through December as the Chamber of Commerce and other community groups
bring special events to the forefront.
In the spring, the annual Dogwood Tour showcases the natural beauty
of Neosho with its dogwood and redbud trees, and its many spring flowers
in full bloom.
On the first Saturday in April, thousand of shoppers from the four
state area and beyond find bargains at Missouris Largest annual
city-wide garage sale in Neosho. Approximately 300 sales are held
by families, churches, and other organizations.
The Fourth of July is celebrated the Saturday before the 4th at Morse
Park with entertainment and fun activities for the entire family and
a magnificent fireworks display.
Summer is rodeo and county fair time. The Ozark Saddle Club spearheads
local rodeos at the clubs arena. The Newton County Fair in July
brings many festivities to our fairgrounds. Prize-winning farm animals,
agricultural displays, 4-H, FFA and homemaker exhibits, and exciting
entertainment highlight this annual event.
first full weekend in October brings Neosho's annual Fall Festival
featuring delightful arts and crafts, parade, and other live entertainment.
Barnyard Days at the Circle R Ranch north of town is scheduled this
same weekend and features artisans and craftsmen from all over the
country. Fall foliage is gorgeous in Neosho this time of year.
In December, Big Spring Park is decked out for the holiday season
and the entire town lights up for the annual Christmas parade. Throughout
the year many other exciting activities are organized by the citizens
and organizations of Neosho.