Category: Press Releases

Waynesville Mayor Signs Birthplace of the Byway Proclamation

WAYNESVILLE, MO. -May 22, 2020- As many Route 66 travelers are longing to hit the storied pavement again, Waynesville Mayor Luge Hardman signed a city proclamation Thursday evening recognizing the upcoming thirty-year anniversary of Missouri’s designation of Route 66 as a historic district. Five years after U.S. 66 was decommissioned, on July 10, 1990, Missouri… Read more »

“Show Me State Showdown” Comes to Central Missouri May 30

Virtual racing can never replace the sights, sounds, and smells of live, action packed, racing.  Plan your weekend to central Missouri for the Show Me State Showdown for an action packed night of LIVE racing! Billed as “one of the biggest races to ever happen at Lebanon I-44 Speedway” the “Show Me State Showdown” will… Read more »

Pulaski County Visitors Center: Tourists, Travelers, & Visitors Welcome!

Missouri will reopen economic and social activity on May 4th under Governor Mike Parson’s “Show Me Strong Recovery” plan. Pulaski County Tourism Bureau’s Visitors Center will reopen, with limited services, May 4th as part of this plan. We will resume our normal hours of operation to serve travelers, tourists, and visitors Monday-Friday between the hours… Read more »

Visit the Old Stagecoach Stop- Virtually!

The Old Stagecoach Stop on the Square in Waynesville, Missouri is closed due to coronavirus and stay-at-home orders. You can still visit this beloved Pulaski County landmark online though! Pulaski County Tourism Bureau caught up with the Foundation’s president, Jeannie Porter, and past-President Jan Primas, on how the organization is still meeting their mission- and… Read more »

Purple Heart Trail in Pulaski County, Missouri

Take a drive along Missouri’s interstates and highways and you are bound to notice signage depicting various counties and cites as Purple Heart communities on the Purple Heart Trail. The purpose of the Purple Heart Trail is to create a symbolic and honorary system of roads, highways, bridges, and other monuments that give tribute to… Read more »