Perry Cruise Night Returns Saturday, August 15th

The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce will host their 9th Annual Perry Cruise Night on Saturday night, August 15th.  The annual event will be h2015_Cruise_nighteld at the Bill Trower Memorial Park on Main Street.  Those showing cars, trucks and motorcycles are encouraged to have their vehicles in place at the park between 3:45 pm and 4:45 pm.  Parking will be available on grass.  Vehicles will be on display from 5 pm till 7 pm.  There are no entry fees, classes or awards.  Food and drinks will be available on grounds.  There will also be a 50/50 raffle, drawings and music.  Over 130 vehicles displayed the last two years.  A cruise will take place at 7 pm to Ray Behren’s Campground at Mark Twain Lake.  In case of inclement weather or for more information, visit or call Thomas Ragland at 573-231-2634

Home for the Holidays Set for November 22nd

Perry Missouri Home for the Holidays

With the holiday season just around the corner, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce will host “Home for the Holidays” in historic downtown
Perry on Saturday, November 22nd.  Several events are scheduled throughout the day, including a bake sale, face painting, kids crafts, a parade featuring Santa Claus and lighting of the Perry Christmas tree.  Downtown shops will be open from 10 am to 8 pm and will feature “Moon-Light” specials and soup sampling from 5 pm to 8 pm.  For more information about the event, visit or contact Dustin Wasson at 573-565-2138


9 am Bake Sale presented by the Ministerial Alliance

10 am – 8 pm Downtown Shops Open 11 am – 1 pm Walking Tacos, Homemade Desserts, Drinks – Perry Fire Dept. Volunteers (City Hall)

11 am – 1 pm Kids Craft Projects (City Hall)

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Face Painting (City Hall)

3 pm Holiday Parade featuring Santa Claus 3:30 pm Visit with Santa Claus (Main Street)

5 pm – 8 pm Downtown Shops “Moon Light” Specials featuring in store soup sampling

5:30 pm Lighting of the Perry Christmas Tree and Downtown Shop’s Store Fronts Community Caroling at Christmas Tree Remembrance Tree Ceremony

Carriage Rides, Caroling and Holiday Music throughout the day