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Events for the week of November 17, 2014-November 23, 2014

November 22- Pulaski County Farmer’s Market
What: Year- round Farmer’s Market
Where: South Lynn Street, Waynesville
When: 8 am until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Bruce Main- 573.842.9079

Pulaski County Farmers Market Logo November 22-Turkey Trot 5K/10K
What: Come run with the gobblers!
Where: Davidson Fitness Center, Fort Leonard Wood
When: 9 am
Cost: $30 day of registration (advance signup discount available)
Contact: FLW MWR- 573.596.4359

Turkey Trot 10K Run on Fort Leonard WoodLooking Ahead:
December 4- Christmas On The Square
December 6- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
December 7- Christmas on Main Street
December 7- Waynesville Christmas Parade
December 7- Holiday In The Park
December 19 & 20- Route 66 Shootout

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents

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Four Things You Will Love In Saint Robert, Missouri

1. The Food- The Saint Robert area has been a melting pot even before Fort Leonard Wood brought people from different ethnicities and backgrounds to Pulaski County. This is reflected in St. Robert’s varied dining options. You can choose from Asian cuisine, BBQ, German cuisine, Italian dining, Greek dining, Mexican cuisine, or American cuisine- including comfort food! Looking for the perfect independent coffeehouse? Saint Robert has you covered- make sure to visit Luna Java on St. Robert Boulevard. You can also find a world-class donut in St. Robert. Just minutes from the front gate of Fort Leonard Wood is Lamb’s Donuts. For a restaurant/dining guide please visit: http://visitpulaskicounty.org/shopping_dining.asp#all

Cafe Korea is one of the many mom and pop joints in St. Robert that are dishing out quality, delicious food! Photo by Rural Missouri.

Cafe Korea is one of the many mom and pop joints in St. Robert that are dishing out quality, delicious food! Photo by Rural Missouri.

2. Lodging- St. Robert has over 1,600 lodging rooms (and many brand options)- including the one to fit your needs and budget. You can choose from properties that have indoor swimming pools, allow pets, offer a complimentary hot breakfast, among other amenities. Conveniently located at the mid-point of Saint Louis and Branson or Joplin, Saint Robert is the perfect place for your overnight. For a complete listing of accommodations please visit: http://visitpulaskicounty.org/hotel_options.asp

Clean, cozy rooms are plentiful in Saint Robert- including many well known brands.

Clean, cozy rooms are plentiful in Saint Robert- including many well known brands.

3. George M. Reed Route 66 Roadside Park– George M. Reed Roadside Park on Historic Route 66 in Saint Robert, MO is a throwback to a bygone era. Named after George M. Reed in 1952, this park is the last roadside park on Route 66 in Missouri. Today’s traveler can make their Route 66 experience authentic with a roadside picnic lunch in the park! Don’t have fixin’s for lunch with you? Many of Saint Robert’s dining establishments offer carryout.

4. The Events- Saint Robert is the location for many indoor events at the St. Robert Community Center- Chili Cook Offs; Gun, Knife, & Archery shows, Craft Bazaars, Quilt Shows and more are held at this venue throughout the year. The Pulaski County Regional Fair is also held at this location each year in June. For event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents

Pulaski County Regional Fair has been held on the St. Robert Community Center grounds for over a decade. Photo by Kay Shea Photography.

Pulaski County Regional Fair has been held on the St. Robert Community Center grounds for over a decade.Photo by Kay Shea Photography

To learn more about St. Robert- The Gateway to Fort Leonard Wood, and the other communities in Pulaski County, Missouri please visit http://www.PulaskiCountyUSA.com

This Week Around Pulaski County USA!

Pulaski County USA LogoEvents for the week of November 10, 2014-November 16, 2014

November 11- Veterans’ Day Ceremony & Parade
Where: Waynesville Middle School To Waynesville City Park
When: 11:00 am
Cost: FREE
Contact: Waynesville-St. Robert Chamber of Commerce- 573.336.5121

November 15- Pulaski County Farmer’s Market
What: Year- round Farmer’s Market
Where: South Lynn Street, Waynesville
When: 8 am until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Bruce Main- 573.842.9079

November 15-Gone To Pieces Quilt Show
Where: St. Robert Community Center
When: 10 am-5 pm
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Gone To Pieces Quilt Guild (Bonnie)- 573.774.9990

Quilt Show in Mid-Missouri November 15th

Looking Ahead:
November 22- Turkey Trot 5K/10K
December 4- Christmas On The Square
December 19 & 20- Route 66 Shootout

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents

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Pulaski County USA Hosts Outdoor Communicator Conference

Pulaski County, Missouri in Autumn. Photo by Dwayne Hicks

Pulaski County, Missouri in Autumn. Photo by Dwayne Hicks

Beth Wiles, Executive Director and Karen Hood, Marketing Relations Manager of Pulaski County Tourism Bureau recently announced that Pulaski County has been selected as the location for the annual conference of the Missouri Outdoor Communicators in September 2016.

Recently approved at a Board of Directors meeting, the Pulaski County Tourism Bureau made an impression on organizers during the 2014 MOC Conference in Columbia this fall when presenting their destination as a possible site for a future conference.

The Missouri Outdoor Communicator’s Executive Director, The Beenders Walker Group, wrote “Pulaski County will be a ‘perfect destination’ for our 2016 MOC Annual Conference. Your ability to provide such a beautiful Ozarks outdoor destination with a wide variety of activities and sightseeing opportunities made this an easy decision. We definitely look forward to visiting your area on a site visit to brainstorm.”

The dates for the conference are September 9-11, 2016.

Chartered in 1994, the Missouri Outdoor Communicators’ mission is to advance knowledge of natural resources and related recreational pursuits, to improve MOC members’ communication skills, to promote outdoor communications, to encourage appropriate use and conservation of natural resources and to mentor the next generation of outdoor communicators.

To learn more about Pulaski County, Missouri please visit: http://www.PulaskiCountyUSA.com
Follow Pulaski County USA on Twitter at @PulCoUSA
Follow Beth Wiles on Twitter at @BWPulCo
Follow Karen Hood on Twitter at @KHPulCo
To learn more about Missouri Outdoor Communicators please visit: http://missourioutdoorcommunicators.org

This Week Around Pulaski County USA!

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Events for the week of November 3, 2014-November 9, 2014

November 8- Pulaski County Farmer’s Market
What: Year- round Farmer’s Market
Where: South Lynn Street, Waynesville
When: 8 am until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Bruce Main- 573.842.9079

Pulaski County Farmers Market Logo November 8- Leona Williams LIVE In Concert
Where: 13015 Highway 28, Dixon
When: Doors open at 6:00 pm, show starts at 7:00 pm
Cost: $20
Contact: The Barn (Bill)- 573.433.9370

Leona Williams takes the stage in a family friendly concert at The Barn, near Dixon, November 8th.

Leona Williams takes the stage in a family friendly concert at The Barn, near Dixon, November 8th.

Looking Ahead:
November 11- Veterans Day Parade
November 15- Gone To Pieces Quilt Show
December 19 & 20- Route 66 Shootout

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents

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