Welcome to Marquand Missouri
Who We Are
Marquand is located in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains, surrounded on three sides by the Mark Twain National Forest. Marquand was originally settled in 1804 by Capt. Henry Whitener and Michael Mouser, and was known as Whitener Settlement. The town was renamed in 1869 after Henry G. Marquand, a railroad administrator, donated $1,000 for the construction of a church. The town was incorporated in 1906. In 1924 a highway bridge was built over the Castor River.
1890: Asa Augusta Cook, was the first Marshall of Marquand. He and his wife Polly Ann first lived there after marriage. His uncle, Julius "Jude" Cook, was presiding judge of Madison County at Fredericktown (county seat) for 20 years. His wife, Lulu Cook, and their children ran a dairy farm for 30 years- selling milk, butter, and cream to the people of Fredericktown.
We now offer Online Utility Payments
Upcoming events around town
Sweetwater Holler at Homan Hall
November 12, 2022 7pm
Country, Classic And Southern Rock, Blues, Jazz, Roots, Bluegrass and More!
Featuring Justin and Julia Dil
Julia recently performed at the Grand of Opry
Forged south of St. Louis in mining country and the Missouri Ozarks, Sweetwater Holler performs dance music and classic favorites with rich vocals, smooth harmonies and dynamic musicianship.
Covering classic and southern rock, blues and country, the seasoned band showcases award-winning fiddle player Justin Dill on vocals, fiddle and rhythm guitar; Julia Dill on vocals, harmonica and rhythm guitar; soloist extraordinaire BJ "Lightning-Hands" Bill Villmer on lead guitar; the "The Ace of Bass" David Solomon on bass; and award-winning broadcaster Mike Ramsey on percussion and vocals.
573-783-3282 OR 573-783-5438
December 10 – Hometown Christmas
Homan Hall Performing Arts Center is supported in part by MAC and MACAA, and is owned and operated by Marquand Development Corporation, a 501c3 Non-Profit Organization with a mission statement that supports Community Revitalization, Historic Preservation and The Arts.
100% of all profits realized by the organization are re-invested back into various community projects, and utilized to maintain, support and enhance the Performing Arts Center. Programming is supported in part by: MACAA & MAC.
City of Marquand
119 S Harding Street
Marquand, MO 63655
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