Upcoming Special Events
- Lions Community Fair
- Community Fireworks Display
- Positive Dog Training Class
- Autumn in the Park Festival
- Argosy Alton Casino Day Trip
- Overland Fall Cleanup
- Overland Fall Hayride
- Fall Craft & Vendor Fair
The Annual Overland Lions Community fair is coming to Norman Myers Park in Overland, MO August 22nd through August 25th (8700 Midland Blvd, Overland, MO 63114). New open times are Thursday (5-10 pm), Friday (5 pm – 12 am), Saturday (Noon – 12 am) and Sunday (Noon to 10 pm). Let’s not forget all the delicious food and drink, as well as the nightly live music entertainment.
Like previous years, the fair will have a wide variety of rides and games for all ages. This year Fair will again have arm bands for $30 per person, which will be available for unlimited rides available on Thursday evening (5 pm - 10:00),( Saturday Afternoon 12-5 pm) and Sunday (Afternoon 12-5 pm).
Admission Fees to the Fair is as follows again this year:
Ages 0 to 5 yrs. Admission Bands are Free
Ages 21 yrs. and older Admission Bands are Free
Ages 6 yrs. to 20 yrs. will have a $10 admission fee which will include $10 worth in ride tickets to use while at the fair.
The goal is to have a better family friendly event. This is new but has been very successful at other events in our area.
Bring the whole family down for a weekend of rides, games and all around fun. For more information or questions about the fair, please visit www.overlandlions.com or call the Overland Lions Club at (314) 429-2870.
“BOOM, BOOM, POW!” The “Community Fireworks Display at Ritenour High School” will be held again this year on September 1st at Ritenour High School, 9100 St. Charles Rock Road, St Louis, MO 63114. The following communities have agreed to help sponsor the event: Breckenridge Hills, Edmundson, Overland, St. Ann, St. John, Vinita Park, Woodson Terrace, Charlack, North County Police Cooperative, and St. Louis County. We would also like to thank the Ritenour School District, Community Fire Protection District, Lambert- St Louis International Airport, and MODOT. Music will start at 6:30 pm and an awe-inspiring display at 8:20 pm. For more info, please visit us online at www.overlandmo.org In the event of a rained out, the Community Fireworks Display will be reschedule to take place on September 2nd.
Click here to check out our event page: Community Fireworks Display 2019 Event Page
Are you interested in learning how to effectively change unwanted behavior with your canine without force or negative punishment? Then check out Overland's Positive Dog Training Class today! This class emphasizes the relationship/reward based training techniques through the use of positive reinforcement marker training. Learn how to understand and communicate with your dog to effectively change unwanted behavior without force or negative punishment. At the end if the class, each participant is eligible to take the American Kennel Club (AKC) Star Canine Good Citizen Test. This class meets will be held on Tuesdays at Wild Acres Banquet Hall from 6:30 – 8 pm for 7 weeks starting Sept 17th, 2019. Pre-registration is required at the Overland Community Center by Sept 3rd, 2019, which will include payment and proof of current vaccinations (Rabies, Bordetella, DHPP-Distemper, Hepatitis, Parvo, and parainfluenza.) The cost of the entire session is $35 for individuals with an Overland Community Center Membership and $45 for individuals without an Overland Community Center Membership. This class has 10 spots available and is open to all dogs 4 months and older. *Must have a minimum of 5 participants pre-registered in order to hold the class. Dog owners must be present for each class and the first class is for humans only. For more information, please contact the Overland Community Center at 314-428-0490.
Download and share our Flyer and Registration Packet Today: Overland Positive Dog Training Class Packet for Fall 2019
Fall into autumn as the City of Overland and the Overland Business Association proudly present their Annual Autumn in the Park Festivities at Norman Myers Park in Overland, MO. This year we will have a family filled event full of activities for all parents and kids of all ages! There will be live music, craft booths, food and drinks, Husky Hustle 5K Run/Walk, cake and pie contests, activities for the kids, craft demonstrators, raffles, and a Movie in the Park Saturday night featuring Disney's The Incredibles. The Autumn in the Park Festival will commence for ONE DAY ONLY this year on Saturday, September 28 from 9 am to 9 pm. For more information, contact OBA AIP Chairman Beth Ruckman at 314-427-1221 or visit online at: www.overlandbiz.com.
Check out our event page here: Overland Autumn in Park Festival 2019
A full, fabulous day of slots, roulette and cards is scheduled for Overland residents on Thursday October 3, 2019. Join us for a trip to the Argosy Alton Casino in Alton, IL and take advantage of round trip transportation, five hours of fun, and a 50% off lunch buffet coupon for those 55 yrs. of age and older all for only $15 per person!! The bus will depart from the Overland Community Center, 9225 Lackland Road, at 9:00 a.m. and return around 3:00 p.m. This trip is limited to the first 35 people who sign up at the Overland Community Center. Your name, address, and date of birth will be needed at the time of registration. Plan to tell your friends and join us for a wonderful day at the casino. For more information, contact the Overland Community Center at 314-428-0490.
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It’s clean up time and the City of Overland is here to help its fellow residents with the Annual Fall Clean Up! This event is open to all Overland residents and an Overland identification will be required to par-take in this event. There is a limit of one (1) vehicle per family (sorry no box trucks allowed). The "Fall Clean Up" will begin on Saturday October 19th from 8 am - Noon at Legion Park (On West Milton, behind Legion Park).
Items that will be accepted are the following: scrap iron or steel, brush and tree limbs, appliances, and small junk items. Electronics may be recycled onsite (Note: a $25 fee applies to any size television and/or CRT Monitors recycled. All other electronic items will be accepted free of charge). Some items that will NOT be accepted are the following: hazardous materials, paint, car parts, and garbage / litter items. Trolling for Trash will be available for those who are seniors ages 62+ years and are disabled, but sign up by no later than Oct 15th because spaces are limited. Volunteers 18+yrs of age and older are needed to help with this event. Volunteer Applications are available at Overland City Hall. For more information or questions about this event, please contact Overland City Hall at 314-428-4321 during normal business hours.
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Join the North Central hobbies and the City of Overland for the Annual Hay Ride Event this November as we say goodbye to the “fall” season for the year. Grab the family, your friends, and fellow neighbors to stop by on Sunday November 3, 2019 from 2:30-7:30 pm at Wild Acres Park, located at 2500 Ashby Road, Overland, MO 63114. Admittance is open to the public. Ticket prices are $5 per person, which includes the hayride, a hot dog, a drink, smores, cider, pony rides, and live music. Tickets may be purchased on the day of the event at Wild Acres Park. Tickets may not be available past 7pm, so please arrive early. For more information please call 314-428-0490.
Click here to share our flyer today: Overland Fall Hayride Flyer 2019
Sponsored by the Overland Community Center, this event will be held on Nov. 16, 2019 at the Overland Community Center located at 9225 Lackland Road, St Louis, MO 63114 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. This fall craft fair will feature hand-made items and specialty novelty items. Vendor applications are available at the Overland Community Center. All vendors may start registering on September 24, 2019. The registration deadline is Nov. 12, 2019. For more information or to request an application, contact the Overland Community Center at 314-428-0490.
Click here to download our Flyer and Vendor Application: Overland Fall Craft & Vendor Fair Application 2019