Truman Day 2018

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Name: Truman Day 2018
Date: May 5, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM CDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Yearly celebration of the birth of Harry S. Truman. Join us and 50+ vendors at the Truman Birthplace Historical Site for reenactments, Living History, games and entertainment.  

Events Subject to Changes.
  • Vendors & Informational Booths
  • Truman Impersonator (in character all day)
  • WWII ~ Living History Encampments
  • Birthday Celebration-Cake with Harry
  • Baby Show-Americana Wear
  • Toddler Show-Americana Wear
  • Live Musical Performances & Entertainment

You can register online at (TBA) or contact us for a printed form. 

Details ~TBA 

Details ~ TBA 


Truman Day Fun Run
1 Mile Walk - 5K Walk, - 5K Run
8:00 am 


Event Media:

Truman Birthplace Historic Site
1009 Truman St, Lamar, MO 64759

Date/Time Information:
Event will take place on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 9 am - 3 pm. All vendors are asked to be set up and running by 8:45 am & parked in the vendor parking area, which will be clearly marked and state workers will assist you to this location. 

With the new location at the birthplace electricity (110 volts) will be available, but limited.  So please let us know early if you must have electric and these will be assigned on a first come / first serve basis.  All vendors will need to bring their own 50 foot extension cords if electricity is needed 

Also, if you are a food vendor and need (220 volts), that will not be available and you will need to bring a generator. 
Contact Information:
Kim O'Sullivan
Member of Barton County Chamber booth fees
  • Single booth 12 x 12: $20
  • Food vendor $40
NOT a Barton County Member
  • Single booth 12 x 12: $40
  • Food Vendor  $80

As this is a fundraiser, there is no reschedule date in the event of bad weather. Vendors are encouraged to consider bringing appropriate clothing or provisions for their goods in the event of high winds, rain etc.

Registration Closes on Friday April 27th 
Last date for refund on cancelation is Monday April 2nd

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