The 45th Annual Santa-Cali-Gon Days Festival in Independence, Missouri, commemorates the origin of the Santa Fe, California, and Oregon trails during the country’s great westward expansion by early pioneers. More than 300,000 attendees spend Labor Day weekend at the region’s oldest and largest festival.
2017 Festival Hours
All activities (excluding carnival) are FREE.
Restrictions during all hours of and entire festival grounds:
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Don’t miss America’s annual celebration of boundless curiosity promoting STEM initiatives. Museum Day Live! Is a nationwide event where participating museums and cultural institutions across the country offer free admission on September 23, 2017 to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! Ticket. The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people. Where will your curiosity lead you on Museum Day Live!?
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Visit www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live-2017 for a listing of all participating museums and to purchase tickets.