Upcoming Monroe County Events

If you’re looking for fun, local family events, look no further! We have a list of upcoming festivals and picnics in and around Monroe County. Bookmark this list and share with your friends and family.

–List of upcoming events–

  • Ss. Peter & Paul Parish Picnic in Waterloo – Friday and Saturday, June 13-14
  • Porta Westfalica Festival in Waterloo – Tuesday, June 17 (parade at 6 p.m.)
  • Maeystown Civic Association Homecoming – Friday and Saturday, June 20-21 (parade Saturday at 6 p.m.)
    Fourth of July Celebration, Columbia’s Legion Park – Friday, July 4
  • Mid-Summer Celebration, Valmeyer’s Borsch Park – Friday through Sunday, July 4-6 (parade Sunday at 1 p.m.)
  • Monroe County Fair in Waterloo – Sunday through Sunday, July 20-27
  • Columbia Daze – Friday and Saturday, Aug. 15-16 (parade Saturday at 5 p.m.)
  • Hecker Kirchenfest – Saturday, Aug. 16
  • Waterloo Homecoming – Saturday, Aug. 23 (parade at 4 p.m.)
  • Immaculate Conception Labor Day Picnic in Columbia – Monday, Sept. 1
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