Plein Air Art Festival BEGINS

Art Lovers: The public is invited to observe the art unfold before their eyes each day at events hosted by local businesses and neighboring communities.  Unique events will be featured each day during the festival at a variety of locations from local wineries to historic sites, with special Days in surrounding towns. Along with special events, […]

Augusta Winery Paint Out

Augusta Winery 5601 High St., Augusta

Welcome Visitors: Augusta Winery in Augusta  is hosting Augusta Plein Air. Artists will be painting from 7:00 AM with judging at 10:30 AM. The public is invited to visit Augusta Winery, enjoy the wines and cuisine, and observe the artists at work. Following judging art will be on display and available for purchase. Artist Details: […]

Fall Wedding Show Extravaganza

Mount Pleasant Estates 5634 High Stree, Augusta

FREE ADMISSION! FREE LIVE ENTERTAINMENT! DRAWINGS, GIVEAWAYS & PRIZES! Join us for a Spectacular Fall Wedding Show Extravaganza filled with food, drinks, music, entertainment, bridal fashions, and all the best wedding vendors in the St. Louis area! Meet with DJs, Photographers, Bakeries, Florists, Formalwear, Bridal Gown vendors & more! Enter to win prizes, including: Hotel […]

Town Board Meeting

Augusta Town Hall 230 Green Street, Augusta

Town Board meetings are generally the first Monday of each month (exceptions in January and September) Agenda and meeting materials may be posted here as the date approaches.  

2020 Augusta Harvest Festival

The Augusta Harvest Festival begins on Friday, September 18th with “Swinging’ in the Vines”, a gourmet picnic at Honey Bee Vineyard, a private vineyard estate in Augusta. Take a ride on a pumpkin wagon, collect your picnic basket-for-two, select your (included) bottle of wine, enjoy a port tasting in a historic wine cellar, and dance […]

Augusta Paint Out

Augusta Harmonie Verein 5333 Hackman Rd., Augusta

Welcome Visitors:Artists may be observed all around Augusta this weekend. Enjoy lunch in town, visit the Pop-Up Gallery at the Augusta Harmonie Verein, or browse the shops in Augusta. Artists will be painting throughout the area from 7:00 AM with judging at 11:00 AM at the Augusta Harmonie Verein in Augusta. Art will be on […]

2020 Swinging in the Vines

Honey Bee Vineyards 271 Bluff Lane, Augusta

The Augusta Harvest Festival begins on Friday, September 18th with “Swingin’ in the Vines”, a gourmet picnic at Honey Bee Vineyard, a private vineyard estate in Augusta. Take a ride on a pumpkin wagon, collect your picnic basket-for-two, select your (included) bottle of wine, enjoy a port tasting in a historic wine cellar, and dance […]

$100.00

2020 Harvest Festival Parade

Augusta Town Square

The Augusta Harvest Festival Parade highlights Augusta, participants include area residents and businesses. Come out and enjoy the fun! Prizes Awarded! $100 Coolest Piece of Farm Equipment $100 Best of Show $100 Most Creative Entry Enter to Win! $5 to Enter! Note: Parade start time will be 10am from Augusta Elementary School. Route will be […]

“Best of Augusta” Photo Contest (Kids 12 & under)

Theme is AUGUSTA ACTIVITIES Photograph kids playing on the playground, “Cheers”/toasts at the wineries, dog walking/bicyclists on the Katy Trail, shopping in Augusta, or an event like the Plein Air Art Festival or Memorial Day Service. Send in one 4 x 6 photo taken in Town with an entry form. MAIL ENTRIES TO:   ​ “Best of Augusta” Photo Contest ​PO Box […]

18th Annual – Augusta Bottoms Beer Festival

Augusta Trailhead Public St. and Water St., Augusta

  Do you Love Craft Beers?  This is the place to be Experience Beer Tastings from 30+ Local Craft Breweries! Enjoy your favorite Craft Beer while listing to live music from Wild Horse Creek    Ticket options include VIP, Advanced Purchase and Gate Admission Tickets are limited! Get Tickets at:  www.brownpapertickets.com    

Town Board Meeting

Augusta Town Hall 230 Green Street, Augusta

Town Board meetings are generally the first Monday of each month (exceptions in January and September) Agenda and meeting materials may be posted here as the date approaches.  

Town Board Meeting

Augusta Town Hall 230 Green Street, Augusta

Town Board meetings are generally the first Monday of each month (exceptions in January and September) Agenda and meeting materials may be posted here as the date approaches.  

2020 Annual Candlelight Christmas Walk

Prepare yourselves for the ultimate throwback. Augusta is setting the scene for a classic Norman Rockwell Christmas, as the 38th annual Candlelight Christmas Walk will light up the town. Over 1,000 luminaries greet visitors as Santa Claus awaits at the Edelweiss Guest House and horse-drawn carriages trot around the town square. Warm yourselves by the […]

2020 Holiday House Tour

Augusta Harmonie Verein 5333 Hackman Rd., Augusta

Welcome to Augusta for our 2nd Annual Christmas House Tour Saturday December 5, 2020 3pm-6pm Admission: $15.00 Schedule: 3-6pm When Online tickets are sold out, there will be a limited number of “walk-in” tickets available the the Visitor’s Center. Welcome to Augusta for our 2nd Annual Christmas House Tour Saturday December 5, 2020 3pm-6pm Admission: […]

$15.00

2020 Annual Candlelight Christmas Walk

Prepare yourselves for the ultimate throwback. Augusta is setting the scene for a classic Norman Rockwell Christmas, as the 38th annual Candlelight Christmas Walk will light up the town. Over 1,000 luminaries greet visitors as Santa Claus awaits at the Edelweiss Guest House and horse-drawn carriages trot around the town square. Warm yourselves by the […]

2021 Plein Air Art Festival BEGINS

Visitors’ Center 5577 Walnut Street, Augusta

Art Lovers: The public is invited to observe the art unfold before their eyes each day at events hosted by local businesses and neighboring communities.  Unique events will be featured each day during the festival at a variety of locations from local wineries to historic sites, with special Days in surrounding towns. Along with special events, […]

Daily Artist Registration

Augusta Harmonie Verein 5333 Hackman Rd., Augusta

The 2020 Augusta Plein Air Art Festival will kick-off with registration on Thursday, September 10, 2020 beginning at 8:00 AM at the Augusta Harmonie Verein. Artists are required to check in (complete the registration process) and pick up their materials prior to participating in their first event. All ongoing registration activities will take place at […]

Augusta Shores Paint Out

Augusta Shores 4426 Hwy 94, Augusta

Welcome Visitors & Artists: The residents of Augusta Shores invite the artists to paint in their beautiful lakeside community. Painting will begin at 12:00 PM and end with judging at 5:30 PM.  Beer, wine and appetizers will be served from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM under the Berg House pavilion. Judging at the Berg House […]

Robin’s Nest Defiance Paintout

Robin’s Nest on the Katy Trail 2711 S Missouri 94, Defiance

Welcome Visitors: Join us at Robin’s Nest on the Katy Trail in Defiance from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM to celebrate the harvest season and observe the artists at work, with judging at 2:00 PM. Artists Details:  Paint Out 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM judging. The 1st place $500 purchase prize is sponsored by Robin’s […]

Sunset Paint Out at Balducci Winery

Balducci Winery 6601 Hwy 94 South, Augusta

Welcome Visitors: Join us at Balducci Winery and Vineyards for the annual Sunset Paint Out starting at 4:30 PM, with judging after sunset, roughly 8:15 PM. This is one of the artists’ favorite events, with its magnificent view of the sunset over Missouri hills, its location in the vineyards, and the old barn. Seeing the […]

Lake Creek Paint Out

Lake Creek Winery 15088 Boone Monument Rd., Marthasville

Welcome Visitors: Lake Creek Winery in Marthasville is hosting Augusta Plein Air once again. Artists will be painting from 3:00 PM with judging at 7:00 PM. The public is invited to visit Lake Creek, enjoy the wines and cuisine, and observe the artists at work. Following judging art will be on display and available for […]

“Bottoms Up” Paint Out

Augusta Trailhead Public St. and Water St., Augusta

Welcome Visitors: Artists may be observed all around Augusta this weekend. Artists will be scattered across the “Augusta bottoms” capturing the morning light on the ball field, the farm fields and the Katy Trail from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM, when art will be judged. You may also stop for a tasting at the Augusta […]

Noboleis Winery Quick Paint

Noboleis Vineyards 100 Hemsath Road, Augusta

Welcome Visitors: Bring your friends and/or family out to watch the artists compete in the Quick Paint from 8:30am to 12:30 PM, as you enjoy wine and live music at the Noboleis Vineyards & Winery. Judging to follow the end of Quick Paint and then winner to be announced. Artist Details: Quick Paint starts painting […]

Augusta History Museum Afternoon Paint Out

Augusta Winery 5601 High St., Augusta

Welcome Visitors: Sehrt House in Augusta is hosting Augusta Plein Air. Artists will be painting from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM. The public is invited to visit Sehrt House, the Augusta History Museum.  Enjoy the Museum Gardens, reflect back to when Augusta was founded. Visit Augusta Winery across the road to enjoy the wine and […]

Catala Facial Retreat & Boutique Paint Out

Carla & Phil Brakensiek 20347 Paul Road, Marthasville

Welcome Visitors: From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM artists will be painting at the residence of Carla and Phil Brakensiek at 20347 Paul Road, Marthasville, MO 63357, owner of Catala Facial Retreat & Boutique in New Melle, followed by judging at 11:00 AM. Artist Details: Paint Out 7:00 AM, judging 11:00 AM at the residence […]

A Day in New Melle

The Quarry Wine Garden 3960 Hwy Z, New Melle

Welcome Visitors: The New Melle Chamber of Commerce and residents welcome artists to their town. From 12:00 PM to 5:30 PM artists will be painting throughout the township of New Melle, followed by judging at The Quarry Wine Garden. Art will remain on display throughout the day and be available for purchase. Artist Details: Artists […]

Sugar Creek Paint Out

Sugar Creek Winery 125 Boone Country Ln, Defiance

Welcome Visitors: Join us for a day at the Sugar Creek Winery in Defiance, MO.  We invite patrons to come out on the weekday to linger with a glass of wine as they watch the artists’ inspirations of the scenery unfold on canvas. Art will be available for viewing and purchase immediately following judging at […]

La Charrette Farm Paint Out

La Charrette Farm 20691 Charrette Creek Rd., Warrenton

Welcome Visitors: Named after America’s westernmost frontier settlement, La Charrette Village, and once owned by the Boone family, La Charrette Farm is a family owned wedding venue nestled in the Missouri River valley just 40 miles southwest of Chesterfield. Patrons are invited to observe the artists at work and experience the hospitality of our hosts […]

Klondike Park Paintout

Klondike Park 4600 S Hwy 94, Augusta

Welcome Visitors:The public is invited to visit Klondike Park to tour the grounds while observing the Plein Air artists recreating the scenes of Klondike Park. Park visitors will find more than 4 miles of natural and paved trails for hiking and biking. Once the site of an old silica sand quarry, the area has been […]

Sunflower Hill Farm Paint Out

Sunflower Hill Farm 245 Terry Rd., Augusta

Welcome Visitors: Sunflower Hill Farm is a family owned and operated small scale organic farm located in the heart of Missouri Wine Country. You are invited to experience the beauty of the harvest in the garden while observing the artists capturing this feeling on their canvases. Artists will be painting from 3:30 PM to 7:30 […]

Private Estate Paint Out – Sold OUT

This is a private event for the first 40 artists who signed up, sorry this is not open to the public. Details for this Private Estate TBD Artists currently on List: @media screen and (min-width: 420px) { #column-5f36d3d306a16813156793 { -moz-column-count: 3; -webkit-column-count: 3; column-count: 3; -moz-column-gap: 2.5em; -webkit-column-gap: 2.5em; column-gap: 2.5em; } } Anderson, Marti […]

Mt. Pleasant Paint Out

Welcome Visitors:Artist’s Paint Out at Mount Pleasant Estates starts at 8:00 am with judging at 11:00 pm. The public is invited to view the art as it is being created, while sampling the award winning wines, paired with their choice of foods offered by the Appellation Cafe. Following judging, art will be on display and […]

Premier Artist Paint Out At Defiance Ridge Vineyards

Defiance Ridge Vineyards 2711 S Missouri 94, Defiance

Welcome Visitors: Defiance Ridge Vineyards will host the award winning artists from the previous five years of Augusta Plein Air. Is your favorite artist among them? Participating artists are listed on our Meet the Artists page. The public is invited to observe these artists as they capture the light, shadows, and beauty of spring at […]

Montelle Winery Paint Out

Montelle Winery 201 Montelle Drive, Augusta

Welcome Visitors: Artist’s Paint Out at Montelle Winery starts at 8:00 am with judging at 11:00 am. The public is invited to view the art as it is being created, while sampling the award winning wines, paired with their choice of foods offered by Klondike Cafe. Following judging, art will be on display and available […]

Festival in Augusta – Artist’s Choice & People’s Choice & Theme Paint

Augusta Harmonie Verein 5333 Hackman Rd., Augusta

Welcome Visitors & Artists:Four(4) competitions will be taking place at the Augusta Harmonie Verein: “Rivers & Streams” Theme “Augusta – 1st American Viticultural Area (AVA)” Theme Artists’ Choice Peoples’ Choice One of the themes chosen for this year celebrates the designation of the Augusta American Viticultural Area (AVA) The Augusta AVA was the 1st wine […]

Final Sale from Easel and Awards

Augusta Harmonie Verein 5333 Hackman Rd., Augusta

2019 Best of Show “Augusta Moment” by Alicia Farris 11AM – 4PM  Enjoy an afternoon in Augusta. Browse the Final Sale at the Augusta Harmonie Verein, as just under 100 Plein Air Artists display their body of work from the 2021 Augusta Plein Air Art Festival.  Visit to the shops and wineries of Augusta, and […]

1st American Viticultural Area – Celebration

Visitors Center 5577 Walnut Street, Augusta

On June 20, 1980 Augusta Missouri became the 1st American Viticultural Area. An American Viticultural Area (AVA) is a designated wine grape-growing region in the United States distinguishable by geographic features, with boundaries defined by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB). On June 19, 2021; Augusta is Celebrating its unique history as […]