Steve McQueen Car Show POSTPONED - April 27, 2017

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Calendar of Events

No matter what the season, there is always something going on in the City of Slater. Keeping our residents informed of scheduled events and local happenings is important. 

Know of an upcoming event that we need to add? Give us a call or send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Upcoming Events

Council Meeting Reminder

Begins: 10/31/2016
Ends: 10/31/2017

Just a friendly reminder -City of Slater Council Meetings are held monthly on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. - please call the office for the complete list of dates.

Memorial Day Holiday

Begins: 5/29/2017 - 9:00 AM
Ends: 5/29/2017 - 5:00 PM

Slater City Offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Big BAM 2017

Begins: 6/14/2017 - 7:30 AM
Ends: 6/14/2017 - 10:30 AM

The Big BAM (Bicycle Across Missouri) route winds through the best rural roads in Missouri combining beautiful sights and small town hospitality. With an average mileage of around 56 per day the route can be challenging but is always rewarding.

The 5 day tour starting June 11, 2017 will be coming through Slater, on June 14, 2017 from approximately 7:30 AM-10:30 AM on 240 Highway.

Slater Chamber will be setting up a stop that morning at the Masonic Lodge Building for all bikers.

Please be CAUTIOUS that morning with an estimated 600 bikes will be traveling 240 Highway.

Steve McQueen Day

Begins: 6/17/2017 - 9:00 AM
Ends: 6/17/2017 - 3:00 PM

Registration- 9:00 a.m. - Noon

Trophy Presentations- 3:00 P.M.

Car Classes Include: Vintage, 40-79 Mod, 80-2015 Mod, Street Rods, 40-79 Stock, 80-2015 Stock, Trucks Mod, Imports, Trucks Stock, Rat Rod, Unfinished, Slater Class, Corvette's 1953-96, and Corvette's 1997-New.

Mail entry form to Slater City Hall, 232 North Main Slater MO 65349

The Steve McQueen Day committee would like to thank the following sponsors: John Black, Slater General Store, Exchange Bank of MO, Kimberling Racing, Weiker Funeral Home, Allegri Chiropractic, Slater Designs, City of Slater, Kirby Insurance, City Pharmacy, TTG LLC, Broadway Wash, KLB Stor-It Units, American Auto Glass & Tint, Wood & Huston Bank, Central Mo Agri Service, Slater Main Street News, Community Bank of Marshall, Ray Carroll Cooperative, Quick Stop Plaza LLC.



Automotive Swap Meet

$25 Per Booth

Contact: Terry Jordan 660-529-3237 or

General Information: Gene Griffith @ Slater City Hall 660-529-2271 or



Total Solar Eclipse of 2017

Begins: 8/21/2017
Ends: 8/21/2017

The Great American Eclipse is coming on August 21, 2017 and the path of totality will cross Slater, MO. Total eclipses aren't particularly rare, but one that has such a long path across a developed country is rare. The Astronomical Society of Kansas City say ten million people are on the path and 100 million are within a few hour's drive. The path of the moons umbral shadow begins in the Northern Pacific and across the USA from west to east through parts of: Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia and South Carolina. With Slater MO being in the direct path.

The Slater Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an Eclipse event at the Slater football field in the park. Concessions, facilities and glasses will all be available.

Warning: To watch a solar eclipse, you will need eye protection.

Vist the links provided to see the eclipse map, countdown to eclipse, and the NASA site.

Map of Eclipse 2017

Countdown to Solar Eclipse 2017

Main NASA Site for 2017 Solar EclipseEclipse Speaker Series

2017 Slater Fall Festival

Begins: 9/14/2017 - 5:00 PM
Ends: 9/16/2017 - 10:00 PM

The dates have been set for the 2017 Fall Festival! This is an event that is fun for the entire family. 3 days of carnival rides, good food, events, music and more. Don't miss out!