The 18th annual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival will begin on September 10th through September 19th. "Plein Air" means "outdoors" and over 100 artists will converge on Augusta, Missouri, as well as be in Defiance and New Melle, to paint the picturesque spring setting. Daily registration during the Festival will be held at the Harmonie-Verein/American Legion 8am-3pm. The public is invited to observe while the artists create art! Plus enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of Augusta's wineries, shops and restaurants. Please check the website for up-to-date information and check out links on the website for more details about each day's activities.
September 10th - September 19th | 8am: Daily Registration
September 10th | 12pm-5pm: Augusta Shore Paint Out
September 11th | 9am-2pm: Robin's Nest Defiance Paint Out
September 11th | 4:30pm-9pm: Sunset Paint Out at Balducci Winery
September 12th | 8am-11:30am: Lake Creek Paint Out
September 13th | 8:30am-12:30pm: Montelle Winery Paint Out
September 13th | 1pm-4pm: Noboleis Winery Quick Paint
September 14th | 7am-11am: Catala Facial Retreat & Boutique Paint Out
September 14th | 12pm-6pm: A Day in New Melle
September 15th | 8am-12:30pm: Sugar Creek Paint Out
September 15th | 2:30pm-6:30pm: La Charrette Farm Paint Out
September 16th | 10am-2pm: Klondike Park Paint Out
September 16th | 3:30pm-7:30pm: Sunflower Hill Farm Paint Out
September 17th | 7am-2pm: Private Estate Paint Out
September 17th | 2:30pm-6:30pm: Premier Artist Paint Out
September 18th | 9am-12pm: Paint Augusta
September 18th | 9am-5pm: Festival in Augusta - Artist's Choice & People's Choice & Theme Paint
September 19th | 11am-4pm: Final Sale from Easel and Awards
Augusta, Missouri overlooks the Missouri River and was founded in 1836 by a settler that came to St. Charles County with Daniel Boone. The historic town is known for its wineries, bed and breakfasts and restaurants. The Katy Trail State Park Bike Trail has a trail head located in the town. Several annual events are hosted in the quaint historic town.
Please check the website listed on each event to get the most up-to-date information.