Historic downtown Wentzville will host several living history events on Saturday, October 7, including a reenactment of the Civil War skirmish known as the Battle of Wentzville.
The event will feature a scavenger hunt, bike trick demonstration, and falcon demonstration, along with vendor booths and concessions. The day’s schedule is:
- Prayer and choir music from the Hopewell Baptist Church at 9:15 a.m.
- Flag ceremony and welcome at 10:30 a.m.
- Chris Vallillo presents “Abraham Lincoln in Song,” stories and folk music from the lifetime of the 16th President of the United States, at 11:15 a.m.
- Storyteller Josh Young, “Showing a Missouri You May Not Know,” myths and mysteries of Missouri at 12:30 p.m.
- Storyteller Gladys Caines-Goggswell, “The Story of Adeline,” a slave in Savannah, Missouri, at 1:30 p.m.
- Mark Crank, juggler and fire eater at 2:30 p.m.
- County Executive Steve Ehlmann, St. Charles County history at 3 p.m.
- Folk music from Chris Vallillo at 4 p.m.
- Music from Pink Flamingos at 6 p.m.
- Folk music from Chris Vallilo at 8 p.m.