After a particularly long, cold winter, springtime brings a wide variety of activities in America's Hometown.

The next big event is the Just Girls Weekend on April 24-26. The Historic Hannibal Marketing Council and downtown merchants have a full weekend planned. For a full schedule of events, click here.

In May, the Tri-State Economic Summit returns to Hannibal, with businesspeople and dignitaries from Missouri, Illinois and Iowa gathering for information on economic and other issues important to the tri-state area.

Hannibal Chamber of Commerce Executive Director McKenzie Disslehorst was a guest on KHMO's Talk Back: