In addition to the wide variety of places to explore, Perry County is loaded with fantastic events and special moments for you to discover and experience!

From family fun to history to natural exploration and beyond, you’re sure to find plenty to fill your calendar in Perry County!

Saxon Lutheran Memorial Fall Festival

Celebrating its 43rd season October 14, 2023. Experience rural German life. Sing German songs, taste apple butter on fresh oven baked bread, brats and tour the German settlement of the early 1800’s. Demonstrations, music & crafts. 9am-4p

SEMO Grotto Caving

Perry County is the cave capital of Missouri and home to over 700 natural caves. Explore a new world underground with our experienced cave guides as they introduce you to the wonders below. Beginners, intermediate and advance classes offered.

Southern River Road Jeep Ride

Travel the countryside with us while we explore ninety-two miles of beautiful scenic landscape with stops of history, wine and live music. For registration and more information.

St. Joseph Parish Apple Creek Picnic

This country church picnic will rejuvenate the mind, body and soul. September 4, 2021. Outdoor Mass at the Shrine 4pm. Live music, indoor airconditioned hall for a home cooked buffet meal & desserts. Picnic foods on grounds. Local museum open.