Missouri

Browse the best Missouri roadside attractions, tourist traps, road food, and more at Silly America. Plan your next road trip through Missouri and find all the most iconic (and silliest) sites along the way!

World's Largest Pecan in Brunswick, Missouri

Video Recap of the 2009 Missouri Road Trip!

A few weekends ago I took off for a road trip around Missouri! It was an awesome time and we saw a LOT! Here’s a video montage of a bunch of the crazy stops…The World’s Largest Fork! The World’s Largest Rocking Chair! The World’s Largest Pecan! And much much...

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Another haunt we visited based off the suggestions in Hamburger America was Town Topic, an old little hamburger stand not too far off from the garment district’s giant needle. The restaurant we visited was one of three (formerly seven) left in the area. And it honestly had one of...

Stupid Stick at Sweetie Pie's in St. Louis, Missouri.

Stupid Stick at Sweetie Pie’s in St Louis, Missouri

Stupid Questions? Here’s Your Answer!!! Sweetie Pie’s Stupid Stick.
Beware of what might happen if you ask a stupid question at Sweetie Pie’s in St. Louis…
Sweetie Pies at the Mangrove
(314) 371-0304
4270 Manchester Ave
St Louis, MO 63110

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Sneak Peek of the Week – Missouri Road Trip Food

I tend to spend so much time talking about watching other people eat that sometimes I neglect the places I eat myself! Food is an integral part to any road trip and this week I’m going to be featuring some of the delicious awesomeness of the places we stopped to eat in Missouri!

Route 66 Murals in Cuba, Missouri

Missouri Road Trip – Day 3 – Heading Home

Sunday, our third and final day of our Missouri Road Trip started in Springfield. The World’s Largest Fork was definitely the world’s largest fork. And the giant paper cup, while merely an entrance to a Solo cup plant, was quite impressive…even if we had to kind of...

Pecan Harvester at the World's Largest Pecan in Brunswick, Missouri

Pecan Harvester – World’s Largest Pecan

Probably not the world’s largest, but definitely (probably?) functional, this pecan harvester was out front near the world’s largest pecan! Site: Pecan Harvester at the World’s Largest Pecan Location: James Pecan Farms Inc., Highway 24, Brunswick, MO, three miles east of...