Visit Sikeston this spring, just a 2-hour drive south of St. Louis.

Brought to you in Partnership with Sikeston Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Take a balloon ride during the Hot Air Balloon Festival June 21-22 Photo Courtesy of Daniel Byrd

Enjoy unique restaurants, fun events, and attractions. The St. Patrick’s Day Festival on March 16 features a cornhole tournament, live music, homebrew contest, Donut Dash, and kids’ activities. Visit April 6-8 to experience the Total Eclipse of the Park. Eclipse events and activities all weekend including the Sikeston Jaycee Crawfish Boil & Music Festival April 6 and the Eclipse Watch Party on April 8. Take flight on a balloon ride at the Hot Air Balloon Festival June 21-22. Check out for additional information.
Call 888-309-6591 to plan your trip.

Photo Courtesy of Kathy Medley

Enjoy the 2nd Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival in Sikeston June 21-22. This festival is held at the Jaycee Rodeo Grounds (1220 Ingram Rd), and features tethered balloon rides, numerous live bands performing both days, a large variety of crafts and food vendors, wine and beer garden and a balloon glow each evening! Entry is $5 per person ages 10 and up.

Experience the Total Eclipse of the Park in Sikeston on April 8. Eclipse events and activities all weekend.

The Total Eclipse of the Park features Moonlight Madness shopping in Historic Downtown Sikeston, the annual Sikeston Jaycee Crawfish Boil and Music Festival April 6 at the Sikeston Jaycee Rodeo Grounds featuring multiple live bands performing, fresh crawfish and other great foods, kids activities and eclipse information booths. Other eclipse activities include Movie in the Park April 7, telescope viewing at various locations, Library Programming and book sale, and the Eclipse Watch Party and countdown April 8 at the Recreation Complex. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the show! Go to for additional information.