Truman Days News & Announcements

Join the communities of Barton County as we celebrate one of the most famous people to have been born here: President Harry S. Truman.  

Online vendor registration is now OPEN for the 2014 Truman Days (May 9th) event.  Booths are $20 for Chamber Members and $40 for Non-Members.  Churches & Charity groups are enouraged to contact us to find out how they can get a booth absolutely FREE!  

If you would like to reserve a booth, please apply online or call our office at 417-682-3595


  • Vendors & Informational Booths
  • Classic Tractor & Classic Car Shows
  • Truman Impersonator (in character all day & giving historic acceptance speech)
  • Traditional American Picnic Games (Lion's Club Water Balloon Toss, Red Cross Egg Relay, Prairie State Park Pioneer Games)
  • Blue Ribbon Contests (Blue Ribbon Pie Contest)
  • Live Musical Performances & Entertainment by Helen Russell & Company
    & HH Cloggers!
  • Birthday Celebration at the Truman Birthplace 
  • MOPS Baby Show
  • and MUCH more!

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