In addition to our year-round activities, Nauvoo is the location for many wonderful events and festivals your whole family will enjoy. Many of these events have become regional traditions and attract people from around the world.
The 11th annual Untold Nauvoo Stories Symposium will move online for 2021. Richard Bennett will be exploring the forced departure of the Latter-day Saints from Nauvoo, Illinois 175 years ago in “The Exodus from Nauvoo” at 7:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time) on Friday, February 5, 2021.
The Nauvoo Pageant fills the summer evenings of Nauvoo with authentic hymns and folksongs, lively dances and tender moments that share the joy and tell the stories the early days of Nauvoo. Inspired by journals, sermons and historic records of the period, the pageant is a fun and enjoyable performance with a great story to tell. The pageant is held July 6th thru July 31st, 2021 with performances Tuesday through Saturday night.
Come early and enjoy the Country Fair starting at 7:00 p.m. Join in a variety of pioneer games and activities. Enjoy some toe tapping music while learning pioneer dances.