Twain on Main

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 Celebrate Hannibal’s most famous son during Memorial Day Weekend with the Twain on Main Festival!

The Festival and entertainment are free and great for families.

All Day:

  • Free Arts and Craft Festival – more than 100 vendors!

  • Great food and drink, from handcrafted sodas to the best barbecue

  • Storytelling by Mark Twain 

  • Strolling musicians and entertainers!

  • Games with Tom Sawyer &  Becky Thatcher – gunnysack races, marbles, sling shots and more
  • After 7 p.m., entertainment at Main Street restaurants and drinking establishments

The Twain on Main Festival is an outdoor, arts, crafts, food, and entertainment western themed festival. The theme is “COWBOY UP,” based on Mark Twain’s “Roughin’ It.”


Historic Downtown Hannibal
120 N. Main
Hannibal, MO 63401

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only