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CHAMBER’S ANNUAL HOME SHOW
City Park Auditorium ......................Second weekend in March
Approximately 50 exhibitors display everything a homeowner could
need.
SUNSET ON THE RIVERFRONT
Rennick Riverfront Park ..............Fourth Thurs, April thru Sept
Live music on the beautiful Missouri River. Great food and drink.
Free admission.
FARMERS’ MARKET
Main St. ..........................First Sat in April - Third Sat in Dec
Saturdays 8am - 2pm April - Oct, 9am - 1pm Nov - Dec; and
Wednesday afternoons, May-Oct 3pm-6pm; local produce, baked
items, crafts.
BAR-B-QUE AND BLUES FESTIVAL
Downtown ..........................................Third Fri and Sat in April
Sanctioned bar-b-que competition. Sanctioned by the Kansas City
Bar-B-Que Society. Live Blues Music & Food Court. People’s
Choice Tasting on Saturday.
MUSIC AT THE MARKET
Downtown ..................................Second Thurs, May thru Sept
Live music in the historic Washington Farmers’ Market. Great food
and drink. Free admission
ANNUAL ART FAIR & WINEFEST
Downtown & Farmers’ Market ..............Third weekend in May
Sample wines at the only “All Missouri Wineries” tasting as you
view the work of artists from many regions, all along the beautiful
Missouri River.
TOWN & COUNTRY FAIR PARADE AND PARTY
Streets of Washington ..........................Sunday before the Fair
Over 150 entries wind through beautiful Washington. Free after-
the-parade party at Main & Elm Sts., with live music and
food/drink vendors.
WASHINGTON TOWN & COUNTRY FAIR
Washington Fairgrounds ..................First Wed thru Sun in August
The third largest fair in Missouri, featuring big name entertainers,
motor sport events, home economics, fine arts, livestock exhibits,
and a midway. Fun for all ages. One price for all entertainment.
WASHINGTON BREWFEST
Farmers’ Market Downtown ............................Second Sat in Oct
Sample microbrew beers at the “All Missouri Brewfest” tasting as
you listen to live music, all along the beautiful Missouri River.
DOWNTOWN WASHINGTON’S CHILI COOK-OFF
Downtown Washington ....................................Fourth Fri in Sept
Kicks off the Fall Festival of the Arts and Crafts weekend.
FALL FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS & CRAFTS/STRASSENFEST
Downtown Washington ......................Fourth weekend in Sept
Shop the many arts and crafts booths, then sit back and enjoy a
bite to eat while listening to live entertainment. Get in touch with
your German Heritage.
HALLOWEEN FAMILY FUN NIGHT
Downtown Washington ....................Friday before Halloween
Trick-or-treating plus family & individual costume contests.
HOLIDAY SHOPPING OPEN HOUSE
Downtown Washington ..........................Third weekend in Nov
Kicks off the holiday shopping season.
HOLIDAY PARADE OF LIGHTS
Downtown Washington ..................Friday after Thanksgiving
Begins at 6pm. The highlight of the downtown Christmas season.
WASHINGTON’S OLDE FASHIONED CHRISTMAS
Farmers’ Market Facility,
Washington Farmers’ Market 3-5pm ........Sun after Thanksgiving
Carolers, carriage rides, refreshments, crafts. Free to the public.

             For additional information or to confirm time
             and date on any of these events, please call
                         888-7WASHMO
                        or visit our website at
                        www.washmo.org
                  Events may be subject to change.
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MAP KEY                                                                                                                                     Approximate drive time to Washington from:

Interstate Hwys. ............................................                             Six Flags ............................................................ 30 minutes    Springfield, MO..................................................2.75 hours
                                                                                          Shaws Nature Reserve...................................... 20 minutes                Kansas City, MO ..................................................3.5 hours
U.S. Hwys.......................................................                          Purina Farms........................................................20 minutes       Carbondale, IL ....................................................1.75 hours
                                                                                          St. Louis, MO ......................................................50 minutes       Belleville, IL ..........................................................1.25 hours
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                                                                                          Columbia, MO ......................................................1.5 hours         Alton, IL ..................................................................1.5 hours
Businesses........................................................G                       Jefferson City, MO ................................................1.5 hours         Fairview Heights, IL ..............................................1.5 hours
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Getting toWashington…                                                                                                                               Day Trips…
DRIVING:                                                                                                                                            Whether you choose a day trip, an overnight, or an entire weekend, Washington’s
From I - 44 ..........................Exit #251, then west on Hwy. 100 for 10 miles.                                                                restaurants, downtown shops, shopping centers, area wineries, bed & breakfasts,
From I - 70 ..........................Exit #193, then south on Hwy. 47 for 25 miles.                                                                hotel/motels, parks, and riverfront recreation beckon you. All are easily accessible
                                                                                                                                                    and here for your enjoyment.
To customize your directions, www.mapquest.com can route you the fastest
way to Washington, Missouri                                                                                                                         Use Washington as your overnight “hub” while you visit area wineries. Washington
                                                                                                                                                    lies in the center between the Hermann Wine Trail and the Augusta Weinstrasse.
AIR: Washington’s general aviation facility has a 5,000-foot, hard surface, lighted                                                                 These two “roads” will lead you to all the wineries along Highway 94 and in the
runway. Lat: 38° 35’N, Long: 90° 59’W                                                                                                               Hermann area. Bike or walk the Katy Trail and the Washington Riverfront Trail, or
Ident: MO49 ..............................................................................636-433-5454                                              explore the Daniel Boone Home and other historic sites. We are less than 30 min-
                                                                                                                                                    utes from the scenic Shaw’s Nature Preserve and Purina Farms.
RAIL: Amtrak provides daily service from St. Louis & Kansas City to Washington’s                                                                    Start your stay here by relaxing on an incoming AMTRAK train or driving to
train depot and Visitor Center. Within walking distance, you will find shops, restau-                                                               Washington via one of the many scenic routes into our city. No matter what your
rants, riverfront park, and lodging.                                                                                                                mode of transportation, you’re sure to enjoy your stay in historic Washington,
For tickets call ............................................................................800-USA-RAIL.                                          Missouri.
DINING                                                                                                12. THE CREEK GRILL AND SPORTS BAR
                                                                                                      2000 Phoenix Center Drive, Washington, MO..................................636 390-9393
1. ALDO’S                                                                                                                                                        www.thecreekgrill.com
1205 South Jefferson Street, Washington, MO ....................................636 390-2536          “A real surprise.” Washington’s only true sports bar. Classic sports-bar fare with a
                                                                    www.aldos-pizza.com               twist. Steaks, Seafood, and Pasta. Private room and catering available.
2. AMERICAN BOUNTY                                                                                    12 state-of-the-art TV screens, patio dining, towering stone fireplace, and unique décor
430 West Front St., Washington, MO ................................................636-390-2150       make The Creek a must see.
                                                    www.excellenceindining.com
The American Bounty is a study in elegant simplicity. The menu reads like a symphony                  WINERIES/VINEYARDS
of contemporary American fare. “Wine Spectator Magazine” Award of Excellence
2002-2004. North American Restaurant Association Award of Excellence 2004.                            13. ADAM PUCHTA WINERY
Dinner Tues-Sun. A “must visit” for everyone.                                                         1947 Frene Creek Rd., Hermann, MO ................................................573-486-5596
                                                                                                                                                            www.adampuchtawine.com
3. BASKET CASE DELI & CAFE                                                                            We offer a wine tasting experience that people have been talking about for years.
323A West Fifth St., Washington, MO ................................................636-239-3131      Award winning wines, a knowledgeable and friendly staff. Come visit us. See for
                                                      www.thebasketcasedeli.com                       yourself why people keep coming for more.
The Basket Case Deli & Café is a uniquely fresh restaurant near the heart of                          Open daily, Mon–Sat 9am-6 pm, Sun 11am-6 pm.
Washington, Missouri. Featuring hand-rolled pasta and dishes made with only the
                                                                                                      14. AUGUSTA WINERY AND WINE & BEER GARDEN
freshest ingredients. Join us for sandwiches, daily specials, or fresh seafood. Hours                 5601High St., PO Box 8, Augusta, MO ................888-MOR-WINE (667-9463)
Monday, 11am-4pm; Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-9pm.                                                                                                               www.augustawinery.com
4. DOMINO’S PIZZA                                                                                     “Best Missouri Wine” in 2004, 2006, and 2007. Features award-winning wines, a
326 East 5th Street, Washington, MO ..................................................636 239-1575    tasting room, gift shop, and covered terrace. Wine and Beer Garden open May-Oct.
                                                                              www.dominos.com         with free, live entertainment on weekends. Open year round -Mon–Fri 10am-5:30pm
5. COWAN’S RESTAURANT                                                                                 (Jan.-Feb. 12-4); Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12pm-6pm.
114 Elm Street, Washington, MO ........................................................636-239-3213   15. BALDUCCI VINEYARDS
                                                         www.cowansrestaurant.com                     6601 Hwy 94 South, Augusta, MO....................................636-482-8466 (VINO)
Oldest restaurant in Washington, still “The Place to Meet”! Serving breakfast, lunch, and din-                                                             www.balduccivineyards.com
ner specials. Large menu plus warm, friendly atmosphere. Home of the Mile-High Pies,                  3.5 miles west of Augusta on Highway 94. The Balducci family invites you and your
baked fresh daily. Family friendly, non-smoking, great food, wireless internet. Hours: Closed         family to enjoy a day at our farm and vineyards. Indoor and outdoor seating. Live
Mon & Tues, Wed-Sat 6am-8pm, Sun 6am-7pm                                                              music April-October. OPEN DAILY FOR LUNCH at 11am. Full dinner menu served
                                                                                                      Friday, 11am-9pm, Saturday, 11am-8pm, and Sunday, 11am-6pm.
6. JOHN G’S BIER DECK
107 West Main Street, Washington, MO ..........................................636-432-1337           16. BIAS VINEYARD AND WINERY AND GRUHLKE’S MICROBREWERY
                                                    johngsbierdeck@yahoo.com                          3166 Highway B, P.O.Box 93, Berger, MO........................................800-905-BIAS
John G’s Bier Deck offers a comfortable atmosphere with a commanding view of the                                                                                     www.biaswinery.com
Missouri River. John G’s open air deck features bier, wine, food, and fun. We offer                   Overlooking the Missouri River Bottoms, come enjoy fine wines and microbrew beers.
microbrews on tap, premium bottled beers, and local wine. Enjoy musical entertain-                    Open year round, Monday thru Saturday 10am-5pm; Sunday 11am-5pm. April-
ment on most Saturdays.                                                                               October Saturday and Sunday hours are extended to 6pm. Visit our Tasting Room &
                                                                                                      Gift Shop. Both indoor and outdoor seating available. Visit our website for entertain-
7. KLONDIKE CAFE AT THE MONTELLE WINERY                                                               ment dates. Midway between New Haven and Hermann off Hwy 100.
201 Montelle Dr., Augusta, MO ............................................888-595-WINE (x22)
                                                                                                      17. BLUMENHOF VINEYARDS AND WINERY
                                                                            www.montelle.com
                                                                                                      13699 S. Highway 94, Dutzow, MO ..................................................800-419-2245
Casual dining with breathtaking view! Serving lunch daily with gourmet sandwiches, salads,
                                                                                                                                                                           www.blumenhof.com
and wraps. Sunset dinners on Friday and Saturday evenings by reservation. Free live music,
                                                                                                      Only 5 miles from Washington, this most awarded all-Missouri winery is located in the
wireless Internet, Starbuck’s coffee, and chai tea. See our website for menus and hours.              Village of Dutzow. Blumenhof features live Winegarden Concerts on weekends (April-
Limited menu during the winter.                                                                       October) and offers both indoor and outdoor seating. Open daily year-round for wine
8. MANNWELL’S COFFEE ALLEY                                                                            tasting, special events, and retail sales.
110 West Main St., Washington, MO ................................................636-239-9699        18. LA DOLCE VITA WINERY
                                                                        mannwells@yhti.net            #4 Lafayette St., Washington, MO ......................................................636-390-8180
9. MARQUART’S LANDING                                                                                                                                           www.ladolcevitawinery.com
300 West Front St., Washington, MO ................................................636-239-3229       La Dolce Vita, in the historic 1846 Zachariah Foss House, is open year round, Mon.-
                                                               rwmarquart@gmail.com                   Thurs. 11am-5pm, Fri.-Sun. 11am-8pm. Overlooking the majestic Missouri River and
Restaurant and bar open 7 days a week serving lunch and dinner. Excellent food and                    Washington Riverfront, LDV Winery offers gourmet sandwiches, soups, salads, and
atmosphere with numerous flat screen HDTV’s. Watch your favorite sporting event or                    great wines with seating inside for 50 and outside for 100.
relax on our spacious patio overlooking the Missouri River.
                                                                                                      19. MONTELLE WINERY & FRUIT DISTILLERY
10. MILLER’S GRILL                                                                                    201 Montelle Dr., P.O. Box 147, Augusta, MO..................888-595-WINE(9463)
2301 Highway A, Washington, MO ..................................................636-390-0167                                                                        www.montelle.com
                                                                 www.millers-grill.com                2008 “Best Missouri Wine”! Montelle showcases breathtaking views of the Missouri
Full-service, casual dining restaurant specializing in quality food and service at a                  River valley. Free, live music most weekends from April to October. Klondike Café and
great price. Menu ranges from appetizers, sandwiches, salads to steaks, ribs, seafood                 Sunset Dinners. Open year-round: Mon-Fri 10am-5:30pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11pm-
entrees. Enjoy a business luncheon or dinner as well as a family outing. Open daily                   6pm. (Fri & Sat evenings from May to Sept)
for lunch and dinner.                                                                                 20. MOUNT PLEASANT ESTATES
11. ROTHSCHILD’S FAMILY RESTAURANT                                                                    5634 High Street, Augusta, MO..........................................................636 482-9463
                                                                                                                                                                       www.mountpleasant.com
1026 East Fifth St., Washington, MO ..................................................636-239-7112
                                                                                                      With more than150 years of winemaking excellence, Mount Pleasant Estates offers the
                                        jasonandjulie@rothschildsonline.com
                                                                                                      premier escape for wine lovers. Enjoy Mount Pleasant’s award-winning wines and
Eat where the locals eat! Rothschild’s Family Restaurant has been family owned since
                                                                                                      casual cuisine from the winery’s Appellation Café. Relax on the patio with breathtak-
1963. We serve homemade food like Mom used to make. Voted best breakfast 5 yrs
                                                                                                      ing views of the Missouri River Valley.
in a row. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open 6am-8pm.
21. NOBOLEIS VINEYARDS                                                                              30. GLENRICH BED & BREAKFAST
100 Hemseth Road, Augusta, MO ......................................................636-482-4500    7 Lafayette Street, Washington, MO....................................................636 239-1994
                                                        info@noboleisvineyards.com                                                                                       glendarichard@att.nett
The newest winery offers hilltop, panoramic views of both our vineyards and the rolling
                                                                                                    31. HERITAGE VALLEY BED ‘N BREAKFAST, LLC
hills of wine country. Located one mile west of Augusta, MO on Hwy 94, come taste
                                                                                                    1668 Four Mile Road, Washington, MO ............................................636-239-7479
our award winning wines and join us for lunch. Open Daily 11am-5pm and Sun.
                                                                                                                                                       www.heritagevalleybnb.com
Noon-5pm. Live music-April-October weekends.
                                                                                                    Rustic charm and modern conveniences in 1850’s log cabin farmhouse. Guests have
22. OAKGLENN WINERY                                                                                 exclusive use of cabin with living room, fully equipped kitchen, dining room, full bath,
1104 OakGlenn Place, P.O.Box 96, Hermann, MO ........................573-486-5057                   and 2 loft bedrooms. Spacious yard, fishing lake, and walking trails. Centrally locat-
                                                             www.oakglenn.com                       ed in wine country. Breakfast foods provided.
Tucked high on Missouri River bluffs, OakGlenn is just off Hwy 100 between Hermann
                                                                                                    32. LEVEE HOUSE B&B
and New Haven. OakGlenn was owned in 1859 by George Husmann, a powerful
                                                                                                    105 Main St., New Haven, MO ..........................................................636-239-6190
influence in U.S. winemaking. OakGlenn offers a large selection of premium wines.
                                                                                                                                                                          www.leveehouse.com
Open daily at 10am except major holidays
                                                                                                    In the heart of wine country you’ll find this charming 1876 cottage overlooking the
23. RÖBLLER VINEYARD-WINERY                                                                         Missouri River. You’ll have the entire house to yourselves for total privacy. Named by
275 Röbller Vineyard Rd., New Haven, MO ....................................573-237-3986            the St. Louis Post-Dispatch as “one of Missouri’s most romantic B&B’s.”
                                                           www.robllerwines.com
                                                                                                    33. MONETTE’S CABIN
Discover a new wine tradition at Röbller Vineyard Winery. Experience award winning,
                                                                                                    18430 Hartzell Lane. Marthasville, MO ..........................................636 359-4501
handcrafted wines, exciting live music events, and a fun, family atmosphere in our pic-
                                                                                                                                                                www.monettscabin.com
turesque country setting. Our tasting room and Sixty-Six Wine and Home Accessory
                                                                                                    This two-story log cabin can be rented exclusively to accommodate eight or rented by
Boutique are open daily.
                                                                                                    the room. The large front porch has an attached 6-person hot tub. Enjoy a fully
24. STONE HILL WINERY                                                                               equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, two full baths, wireless internet, satellite TV, and
1110 Stone Hill Highway, Hermann, MO ..........................................800-909-9463         services for cyclists.
                                                        www.stonehillwinery.com
                                                                                                    34. RIVERVIEW BED AND BREAKFAST
Perched dramatically on a hill overlooking picturesque Hermann is Stone Hill Winery,
                                                                                                    719 West Main Street, Washington, MO ..........................................636-239-5471
Wine Country’s premier tourist attraction. Tour cellars, taste award-winning wines, and
                                                                                                                                              www.riverviewbedandbreakfast.net
dine in the Vintage Restaurant. Winery hours: Mon-Sat 8:30 am-dusk, Sun 10 am-6pm.
                                                                                                    Relax and enjoy a gourmet breakfast poolside on our expansive patio while watch-
Restaurant serves lunch/dinner. Call for winter hours.
                                                                                                    ing the Missouri River slowly roll by. Offering king or queen suites with fully equipped
HOTELS/MOTELS                                                                                       kitchenette, private entrances, baths, cable TV and Wi-Fi. Located on the “Riverfront
                                                                                                    Trail” within walking distance of town.
25. WASHINGTON SUPER 8 MOTEL
2081 Eckelkamp Ct., Washington, MO ..............................................636-390-0088       35. THE BEEKEEPER’S COTTAGE B&B
                                                 super8_wash_mo@yahoo.com                           317 Locust Street, Washington, MO ....................636 239-2799/314 974-7920
This award winning property is “your home away from home”. The hotel continually                                                                                       rgu@swbell.net
maintains the “Pride of Super 8” status and offers smoking and non smoking rooms.                   The Beekeeper’s Cottage is an early 1900’s home decorated in period style and fur-
Rates include complimentary continental breakfast with biscuits and gravy, free high                nished with beautiful antiques. The Cottage is within walking distance to the riverfront
speed internet, HBO, microwaves, refrigerators, irons/ironing boards, hair dryers,                  and downtown Washington. It is not owner occupied and may be booked by suite
guest laundry, and more.                                                                            or entire cottage.

BED & BREAKFASTS                                                                                    ANTIQUES
26. BRICK INN BED AND BREAKFAST                                                                     36. DUSTY ATTIC ANTIQUES
516 W. 3rd St., Washington, MO ......................................................636-390-3264   7458 Hwy 100, Washington, MO ......................................................636-390-8484
                                         www.BrickInnBedandBreakfast.com                                                                                   www.dustyatticantiques.net
The inn has it all! Friendly welcoming hosts, Four Romantic Comfortable rooms with                  Upscale American and Unique European furniture as well as unusual primitives. Largest
King Beds, Superb breakfasts, Outstanding downtown location. Private Baths; 37” Flat                selection of vintage jewelry, and pristine linens. Layaway available. Circle E Candles
Scree TV’s w/DVD’s; Hot tub, Fire Pit, Spacious Patio; Classic Cars, Free Shuttle                   We are known for the unique and unusual, worth the 6 mile drive west. Voted #1
(Amtrak, Katy Trail, Downtown); Approved AAA & BBIM. $119-$174.                                     Antiques 4 years in a row. Fri-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun Noon-5pm., or by appointment.

27. CENTRAL HOTEL                                                                                   37. EAST MAIN ANTIQUES
1017 Maupin Ave., New Haven, MO ................................................573-237-8540        101 E. Main Street, Washington, MO..................................................636-390-0115
                                                           www.centralhotelnh.com                                                               eastmainantiques@sbcglobal.net
A perfect B&B for Missouri Wine Country. Enjoy old-fashioned charm and luxury in                    38. WATERWORKS ANTIQUES
one of the five beautiful rooms featuring a private bath, flat panel TV with DVD, and               #1 Elbert Dr., Washington MO (Riverfront Park) ..............................636-390-2344
high-speed wireless internet. Have continental breakfasts on one of the expansive                                                                                          wtrwrks@yhti.net
porches and enjoy!                                                                                  Century-old building on the beautiful Missouri River. Dealers displaying quality furni-
28. CONCORD HILL BED AND BREAKFAST                                                                  ture, primitives, linens, collectibles, garden accents, and more. Friendly dealers
16469 Concord Hill Road, Marthasville, MO ..................................636-782-2042            always ready to help. Open: Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm.
                                                             www.concord-hill.com                   39. WILLOW CREEK ANTIQUES
29. CRITTER COTTAGE BED AND BREAKFAST                                                               100 Willow Creek Rd., Union, MO ....................................................636-583-5247
102 South 5th Street, Marthasville, MO ............................................636 433-2711                                                         WillowCreekAntiques@att.net
                                                  www.crittercottagebandb.com                       6,000 square feet of fine furniture, primitives, and collectibles in a 160-year-old log
Original 1860’s log cabin sits on 10 wooded acres. Two story, lofted cabin has a new                barn, specializing in pine, oak, and walnut furniture. From Washington, take Hwy 47
addition containing a full kitchen and bath with a Jacuzzi tub. Includes full homemade              south 4 miles to Clearview Rd.; turn right and continue approximately 1 mile.
breakfast.                                                                                          Open: Wed-Sun 10am-5pm.
SHOPS                                                                                               RECREATION
40. ADDI”S                                                                                          52. OTIS CAMPBELL LLC
124 West Main Street, Washington, MO ..........................................636-239-1848         216 West Front St., Washington, MO ................................................636-390-8477
                                                                          addi.inc@gmail.com                                                                        rwmarquart@gmail.com
Addi’s is a women’s clothing and accessories store specializing in providing a helpful,             Night Club offering live music every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. Otis
friendly environment for you to shop. We also carry a wide selection of Vera Bradley                Campbell’s is becoming a major stop for national artists who love playing music here.
and Brighton plus many other accessories. Stop by for a refreshment to enjoy while                  Check out our web site and come listen to great music from excellent bands.
shopping.                                                                                           53. PIN OAK CREEK RV PARK AND PAINTBALL FIELD
41. ALTEMUELLER JEWELRY                                                                             1302 Highway AT, Villa Ridge, MO....................................................636-451-5656
2057 Washington Crossing, Washington, MO ..................................636-239-6167                                                                www.PinOakCreekRVPark.com
                                                      www.altemuellerjewelry.com                    Providing families with the best in camping facilities in the St. Louis area and surround-
Family owned since 1902, Altemueller Jewelry is one of Missouri’s largest jewelry                   ing areas. Family fun all year includes a fishing lake, putt-putt golf, playground, cabins,
stores. Altemueller’s specializes in diamonds, custom design, fine platinum, and gold               swimming pool, and two paintball fields.
jewelry, along with fine gifts, clocks, and collectibles including Armani, Hummel,
                                                                                                    54. TOWN AND COUNTRY LANES
Precious Moments, and Waterford. Mon-Fri 9am-8pm, Sat 9am-5:30pm.                                   603 Alberta Lane, Washington, MO ..................................................636-239-2000
42. THE FUDGE SHOPPE/MAIN STREET GOURMET                                                            Family owned bowling center that features bowling with automatic scoring, bumper
219 W. Main St., Washington, MO ....................................................636-239-0153    bowling, a pro shop, snack bar, video room and billiards.
                                                    thefudgeshoppe@hotmail.com
                                                                                                    55. WOLF HOLLOW GOLF CLUB
43. HILLERMANN NURSERY AND FLORIST                                                                  4504 Highway 100, Labadie, MO ....................................................636-390-8100
2601 East 5th St., Washington, MO ..................................................636-239-6729                                                                www.wolfhollowgolf.com
(at Southpoint Rd. south of Hwy 100) ..................www.hillermann.com                           Set in the rolling hills of Franklin County, the course provides beautiful scenery and an
Treat your senses to beautiful gardens, water features, and displays at this family-owned           enjoyable challenge. 175’ of elevation change. Plays 4,900 to 6,800 yards. Par 71.
Nursery/Garden Center. The company, currently celebrating 60 years, has many offer-
ings in its departments of Nursery/Garden Center, Flower/Gift Shop, Equipment, and                  PARKS
Landscape/Irrigation. Stop by for quality gardening items, gifts, décor, and more.                  Bernie E. Hillermann Park ................................Grand Ave. and South Lakeshore Dr.
                                                                                                    Ball fields, Lions Lake, tennis courts, Fairgrounds, picnic and playground areas.
44. I. B. NUTS AND FRUIT TOO                                                                        Jerry J. Jasper Lakeview Park ..................................................................Grand Ave.
100 W. Front St., Washington, MO ....................................................636-390-4438   Softball fields (4), soccer fields (3), football fields (2), restrooms, concession facilities.
                                                              ibnuts-100@bigrivertel.net
                                                                                                    Burger Park ..................................................East Highway 100 and International Ave.
A beautifully restored riverfront building is home to I.B.Nuts & Fruit Too. Delicious
                                                                                                    Softball fields (2), soccer field, and playground.
chocolates, nuts, snack mixes, dried fruits, gourmet foods, and agri-Missouri products
will whet your appetite… unique gift items will delight your eye. Gift baskets abound,              Washington City Park..................................................................Second and High Sts.
designed for any occasion or budget.                                                                Olympic-sized swimming pool, leisure pool, civic center, lighted pavilion, lighted base-
                                                                                                    ball diamond, picnic and playground areas, restrooms, concession facilities.
45. OFFICE SUPPLIES & EQUIPMENT
                                                                                                    Rennick Riverfront Park ......................................................Elbert Dr. and Lafayette St.
217-219 Elm Street, Washington, MO ................................................636-239-6425
                                                                                                    Large lighted pavilion, medium pavilion, mini shelter houses (4), picnic areas, Missouri
                                                                  wbade54@hotmail.com
                                                                                                    River boat ramp access and dock, and hike and bike trail along the Missouri River with
46. REVOLUTION CYCLES                                                                               a wetlands area along the trail.
1917 Bedford Center Drive, Washington, MO ..................................636-390-9999            Optimist Park..................................................................E. Ninth St. and Southbend Dr.
                                                                 www.rev-cycles.com                 Lighted tennis courts (4), playground, and restrooms.
Providing pick-up and return trip service to the Katy Trail. Shop has a complete line of
                                                                                                    McLaughlin Park ..........................................................................Fulton and E. Fifth Sts.
bicycles and accessories.
                                                                                                    Lighted softball field, basketball court, restrooms, and concession facilities.
47. TONI’S HOME DÉCOR AND CRAFTS                                                                    Krog Park ....................................................................................Hwy. 47 and E. Fifth St.
201 West Main St., Washington, MO ................................................636-390-0100      Picnic & playground areas, restrooms, shelter house, 2 lighted veteran memorials.
                                                       www.tonisews.yolasite.com
                                                                                                    Phoenix Park ..........................................................................Hwy 100 and Vernaci Dr.
STUDIOS/GALLERIES                                                                                   Walking trail

48. THE ART CENTER                                                                                  BANKS
120 West Main St., Washington, MO ................................................636-239-5544
                                                                                                    56. BANK OF FRANKLIN COUNTY
                                                    www.theartcentergallery.com                     900 East Eighth St., Washington, MO (main branch) ......................636-239-6600
49. GARY R. LUCY GALLERY                                                                                                                        www.bankoffranklincounty.com
231 W. Main Street, Washington, MO ..............................................636-239-6337       57. BANK OF WASHINGTON
                                                                          www.garylucy.com          200 West Main St., Washington, MO (main branch) ......................636-239-7831
Visit our nationally known professional artist-in-residence. Our gallery of prints and                                                             www.bankofwashington.com
original works features the North American Inland Waterways, including recent Lewis                 Our branch inside Schnucks is open 7 days a week. We have 6 branches throughout
and Clark renderings. See the elegant gift gallery featuring custom framing, china, and             Washington, Gray Summit, and Villa Ridge and offer the convenience of online bank-
home décor. Open Mon-Sat; corner of Main and Elm.                                                   ing and bill paying along with mobile banking and 24-hour telephone banking. We
                                                                                                    have 14 ATMs conveniently located throughout Washington, New Haven,
50. MID-MISSOURI FINE ARTS GALLERY
                                                                                                    Marthasville, Gray Summit, and Villa Ridge.
301 W. Front St., Washington, MO ....................................................636-239-7575
                                                                                  www.mmfas.org     58. CITIZENS BANK
Featuring original artwork by local artists affiliated with Mid- Missouri Fine Arts Society.        1451 High St., Ste. 101, Washington, MO ........................................636-390-9944
Works for view or for sale at reasonable prices. Open 7 days a week, year-round.                                                                             www.citizensbankmo.com
                                                                                                    A community owned, independent bank since 1934 with 5 convenient locations in
51. POGUE’S SCULPTURE STUDIO AND ART GALLERY                                                        New Haven, Gerald, Pacific, Washington, and Marthasville and 9 ATMs. We offer a
118 West Front Street, Washington, MO ............................................636-239-0668      wide array of deposit and loan products including auto and fixed rate home loans.
                                                                    www.larrypogue.com              Visit us for friendly, professional service.
59. FIRST STATE COMMUNITY BANK                                                                                      ST. ANN CATHOLIC CHURCH
1801 Bedford Center Dr., Washington, MO ......................................636-390-4320                          7851 Hwy YY, Washington, MO ........................................................636-239-3222
                                                                              www.fscb.com                                                                                                 www.stanns@yhti.net
                                                                                                                    ST. FRANCIS BORGIA CATHOLIC CHURCH
60. US BANK
                                                                                                                    115 Cedar St., Washington, MO ........................................................636-239-6701
114 Oak St., Washington, MO ............................................................636-239-7741
                                                                                                                                                                                     sfbparish@sfbparish.org
                                                                                 www.usbank.com
                                                                                                                    ST. GERTRUDE CATHOLIC CHURCH (KRAKOW)
TRANSPORTATION                                                                                                      6535 Hwy YY, Washington, MO ........................................................636-239-4216

61. AMTRAK                                                                                                          ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST CATHOLIC CHURCH
301 W. Front St., Washington, MO ....................................................800-USA-RAIL                   5567 Gildehaus Rd., Villa Ridge, MO................................................636-583-2488
                                                                              www.amtrak.com
                                                                                                                    ST. PETER’S UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST
Missouri River Runner Train provides daily service from St. Louis and Kansas City to
                                                                                                                    20 E. Fifth Street, Washington, MO......................................................636-239-6176
Washington’s Depot and Visitor Center. Within walking distance to shops, restaurants,
                                                                                                                                                                          www.stpeters-washington.org
riverfront park, and lodging.
                                                                                                                    THE BRIDGE LUTHERAN CHURCH
62. BURGER PARK LIMOSINE                                                                                            2226 Highway A, Washington, MO ..............................................................................
2553 East Fifth St., Washington, MO ................................................636-432-4090
                                                                  burgerlimo@gmail.com                              WELLSPRING WESLEYAN CHURCH
                                                                                                                    2396 Hwy A, Washington, MO ..........................................................636-239-0021
CHURCHES †                                                                                                                                                                                     www.wellspring.cc

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE CHURCH AND READING ROOM                                                                           MUSEUMS
109 East Third St., Washington, MO ..................................................636-239-6615
                                                                                                                    63. MISSOURI PHOTOJOURNALISM HALL OF FAME
FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH                                                                                                8 West Second St., Washington, MO ................................................636-239-7575
6955 Highway 100, Washington, MO ....................................636-239-2432                                   First of its kind in the nation honoring outstanding photojournalists. Free admission,
                                                           www.faithbaptistfamily.net                               groups welcome. Open Sat & Sun, Noon to 4pm, and other times by appointment by
FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH                                                                                               calling 636 239-7575.
1008 Bieker Rd. Washington, MO ..........................................636-239-0554
                                                                                                                    64. THE FARMHOUSE AT THE KOHMUELLER FARMSTEAD
                                                                               faithlcms@yhti.net
                                                                                                                    Grand and Lakeshore, Washington, MO ............................................636-390-8257
FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD
                                                                                                                                                              www.washington-preservation.org
408 East 8th St., Washington, MO ....................................................636-239-4054
                                                                                                                    Typical brick home of the early German emigrants from the Osnabruck, the
                                                        www.firstagwashington.org
                                                                                                                    Kohmueller farmhouse was built in 1879. Restored by Washington Preservation Inc.,
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
                                                                                                                    the farmhouse is the site of many living history events each year. For special group
111 E. 14th Street, Washington, MO ..................................................636-239-6209
                                                                                                                    tours from March 1-December 1, arrangements may be made in advance by e-mail-
                                                                     www.fbcwashmo.com
                                                                                                                    ing contact@washington-preservation.org or visit the web at www.washington-preser-
FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH
                                                                                                                    vation.org
6890 W. Hwy 100, Washington, MO ..............................................636-239-7560
                                                                www.fccwashington.org                               65. WASHINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM (& FIREHOUSE MUSEUM)
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH                                                                                       4th and Market Streets, Washington, MO..........................................636-239-0280
4349 St. John’s Rd., Washington, MO ..............................................636-239-4477                                                                         www. washmohistorical.org
                                                            www.fumcwashington.org                                  You can find all of Washington’s history in a neat package at this museum. See inter-
FIRST UNITED PENTECOSTAL CHURCH                                                                                     esting artifacts that are unique to Washington, Missouri. Looking for your roots?
390 Alberta Lane, Washington, MO ..................................................636-239-6588                     Genealogy library is located in the museum. Open: Mar-Dec. (Closed on Mondays
                                                                                                                    and major holidays.)
IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH AND SCHOOL
214 W. Fifth Street, Washington, MO ................................................636-239-4705
                                                                       www.imlutheran.org
JUBILEE CHURCH
                                                                                                                                                                     the
                                                                                                                                    Heart of
1920 East Fifth Street, Washington, MO ..........................................................................

LIVING BREAD CHURCH
6906 W. Hwy 100, Washington, MO................................................636-239-5944


                                                                                                                                     Wine
                                                                           www.livingbread.us
NEW PORT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, PCA



                                                                                                                                    Country
2745 Newport Road, Washington, MO ............................................636-239-3371
                                                                       www.newportpca.org
OUR LADY OF LOURDES CATHOLIC CHURCH
1014 Madison Ave., Washington, MO ..............................................636-239-3520
                                                           www.ollwashingtonmo.com
PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH (ELCA)
5 Scenic Drive, Washington, MO ........................................................636-239-1878

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF WASHINGTON
4834 South Point Road, Washington, MO ........................................636-239-3178
                                                       www.presbywashmo.org
RIVERBEND BIBLE CHAPEL
4247 Old Highway 100, Washington, MO ......................................636-390-8604
                                                                                                                                  www.washmo.org
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                                                                                                                                              UNION                                                          outside the city limits
Washington’s History…                                                                                          A natural river landing, at what was to become the Washington site, made this an
                                                                                                               ideal place to begin a settlement. In the first three decades of the nineteenth century,
                                                                                                               the small community grew upon the gently sloping hillside on the south bank of the
                                              Some of the earliest settlers in the Washington                  Missouri River.
                                              area were literally followers of Daniel Boone,
                                              who had blazed a trail from the hills of Kentucky                William G. Owens and his wife Lucinda settled in the area in 1818. They eventually
                                              to the wilderness of east-central Missouri. The                  purchased most of the land that would become known as “downtown” Washington,
                                              German populace for which Washington is                          which included about fifty acres. Town lots were sold at auction in 1829. However,
                                              known began with the arrival of twelve Catholic                  in 1834, Owens was murdered, and legal entanglements in his estate blocked the
                                              families in the fall of 1833. This group and other               establishment of the new town. His widow Lucinda would eventually receive clear
                                              later German immigrants were sometimes called                    title to the town’s core, and on May 29, 1839, she filed a plat at the county court-
                                              “followers of Gottfried Duden,” who for two years                house thus establishing the city of Washington.
                                              lived at nearby Dutzow and wrote glowing
                                              reviews of the area for readers in his homeland.                 Ferryboats served the community from the early 1800’s until the bridge was com-
                                              The lush, green, rolling hills and the river valley              pleted in 1936. In 1854, John B. Busch, an older brother of the famous Adolphus
                                              reminded Duden of the area from which he came.                   Busch, established a brewery in Washington, bottling the first Busch Beer. The
                                                                                                               Pacific Railroad laid lines as far as Washington by1855. An Austrian immigrant,
                                                                                                               Franz Schwarzer, began the manufacture of his world-famous zithers in 1866.
                                                                                                               Henry Tibbe and his son Anton began making corn-cob pipes in 1869; that busi-
                                                                                                               ness would help put Washington, Missouri, on the map as the “Corncob Pipe
                                                                                                               Capital of the World.”

                                                                                                               Many of Washington’s historic structures remain today, proudly standing as
                                                                                                               reminders of times past and evidence of the pride and determination of our forefa-
                                                                                                               thers.



                                                                                                                                  For more history on Washington, Missouri,
                                                                                                                          be sure to visit the Washington Historical Society Museum
                                                                                                                             at Fourth and Market Streets or go to the web site,
                                                                                                                                   w w w. wa s h m o h i s t o r i c a l . o r g
                                                                                                                                                   • • •

                                                                                                                                                                        design by Gary R. Lucy Creative Group




For Your Information…                                                                                          WASHINGTON VISITOR CENTER
                                                                                                               301 Front St., Washington, MO ........................................................636-239-7575
                                                                                                                                                                                                www.washmo.org
POLICE DEPARTMENT                                                                                              Our Visitor Center provides information on Washington and the surrounding areas
415 Jefferson St., Washington, MO ....................................Emergency - Dial 911                     and a wide variety of services to group tour operators. We offer assistance in plan-
Administration Office ..........................................................................636-390-1055   ning tours and can arrange step-on guides for a fun, informative look at Washington,
FIRE DEPARTMENT                                                                                                Missouri. Let us help you with your tour or group travel arrangements.
200 East 14th St., Washington, MO ..................................Emergency - Dial 911                       WASHINGTON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Administration Office ..........................................................................636-390-1020   323 West Main St., Washington, MO ..............................................636-239-2715
ST. JOHN’S MERCY HOSPITAL/EMERGENCY ROOM                                                                                                                                                  www.washmo.org
901 East Fifth St., Washington, MO (Hwy. 47 & 5th St.) ..............636-239-8000                              Visit the Chamber of Commerce’s Visitor Center at 301 Front St. for your tourism mate-
                                                                                                               rial. For additional information on the city and county or a relocation packet, stop by
URGENT CARE                                                                                                    our Main Street office — Mon - Fri, 9 am to 5 pm.
901 Patients First Drive, Washington, MO ........................................636-390-1777
                                                                                                               DOWNTOWN WASHINGTON, INC.
WASHINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY                                                                                      Second and Lafayette St., Washington, MO ....................................636-239-1743
415 Jefferson St., Washington, MO ..................................................636-390-1070                                                                                       www.washmo.org
                                                                                         www.washmo.org
KGNV RADIO - FM 89.9                                                                                                                                                Downtown Washington, Inc. works to
P.O. Box 187, Washington, MO ........................................................636-239-0400                                                                ensure our beautiful riverfront and stately
                                                                          www.goodnewsvoice.org                                                                     historic district remain viable. Contact
KLPW RADIO - AM 1220; FM 101.7                                                                                                                                     Downtown Washington for information
P.O. Box 623, Washington, MO........................................................636-583-4606                                                                        on businesses, buildings, or events
636-583-5155 ..............................................................................www.klpw.com                                                                          in downtown Washington.
KSLQ RADIO - AM 1350; FM 104.5
511 W. Fifth St., Washington, MO ....................................................636-239-6800
                                                                                      www.kslq.com
WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN NEWSPAPER
14 West Main St., Washington, MO ................................................636-239-7701
                                                                       www.emissourian.com
WASHINGTON CITY HALL
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WASHINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
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