40th Annual Mushroom Festival, Richmond, Missouri, USA
April 30, 2020 – May 2, 2020All day
"Richmond... Mushroom Capital of the World!"
Thursday evening will kick of the 40th year of this event with kids night at the carnival. Friday, over 200 craft and food vendors will start off the morning opening for your shopping enjoyment. Entertainment for the day will include the Lil Mr & Miss Mushroom Contest and 5k FUNgus Run and Walk. Visit the Grand Stage Friday night to watch the Michael Jackson Experience! Saturday is the BIG day at the festival! With live entertainment, children’s talent show, and a demolition derby. Saturday morning, catch Shapes Dance & Acro performing “Thriller” with Mass Vega, as Michael Jackson. The Grand Parade will offer a showcase of floats and entertainers such as the Richmond Marching Band, and TONS more! There will be a Youth Talent Show that always brings laughs and entertainment. You can try your chance at winning the Tennis Ball Drop Contest of $500, enjoy the RCCAA Art Show and take in the Sunshine Art that will be displayed around the square. There will be the largest Morel Contest on Saturday along with the Ray County Critter Crush Contest and the Mini Cooper Car Show. We will have a Corn Hole Tournament, a basketball tournament, Hardtime Rodders Classic Car Show and SO MUCH MORE!