Heritage Bank Festival logo (cropped) 2021

Applications for food and craft vendors who wish to set up on Saturday, June 19, at the Lebanon-Laclede County Route 66 Festival in Boswell Park are now available.

Separate applications for food and craft vendors and a document of vendor rules and regulations accompany this article and may be downloaded as PDFs.

The vendor fee is $25. Checks should be made out to the Lebanon-Laclede County Route 66 Society and mailed to or dropped off at, with the completed application, the Cowan Civic Center office, attention Rebecca Rupard. The address is 500 E. Elm St., Lebanon, MO, 65536.

To reserve a space, vendor applications must be received by June 14. Earlier applications are appreciated by the Festival Committee.

For questions, call (417) 532-4642, extension 2474, or email rrupard@lebanonmo.org.

“Everything is on track and good to go,” Festival Committee Chairman Jessica Rodden told the Lebanon-Laclede County Society Route 66 Society board Tuesday.

2021 Festival flyer

This year’s Lebanon Route 66 Festival, presented by Heritage Bank of the Ozarks, will be June 18-19 with Friday evening’s activities in downtown Lebanon and Saturday’s daytime events at Route 66-themed Boswell Park. The festival then moves to the iconic Munger Moss Motel for a celebration of its 75th anniversary and the 50th anniversary of its ownership by Ramona and the late Bob Lehman. This will be Lebanon’s 14th Route 66 Festival since 2001.

The Lebanon Downtown Business District is host of the Friday-evening events. The Route 66 Society, in partnership with the Lebanon Parks and Recreation and Tourism departments, is host of the Saturday events.

This year’s theme ties in with the Missouri Bicentennial: “200 Years of Missouri, 95 Years of Route 66.”

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