The Mercer Homecoming Committee works hard all year to make our annual celebration a huge success. On Labor Day weekend of each year, people from all over come back to Mercer to visit with old friends and make new ones.
Mercer County Fair
The Mercer County Fair is held in July of each year at the fairgrounds in Princeton, Missouri.
Fair dates for 2013: July 12-20
For more information: http://extension.missouri.edu/mercer/mercercountyfair.aspx
Calamity Jane Days
Calamity Jane Days is held each year on the 3rd weekend of September in Princeton, Missouri. Large crows gather each year for this event.
Border Town Days
Lineville holds this town celebration on the 2nd Saturday in June each year.
Mercer County Relay for Life
The 2013 Relay for Life activities are scheduled for Saturday, May 4th. It will run from 1 p.m. on May 4th to 1 a.m. on May 5th this year. The committee would like to "Thank Everyone" for their continued support. Together we can find a cure!
The chairperson for this year's even is Fran Fisher.
Other Points of Interest
Princeton Country Club/Golf Course: Located 5 miles west of Princeton on Hwy 136
Lake Paho: Conservation area and fishing lake located 4 miles west of Princeton on Hwy 136
Moore/Gosch Park: Camping and fishing area located 1 mile north of Lineville on Hwy 65
Lake Marie and Twin Lakes: Both are privately owned lakes located outside of Mercer