Mar 22

Dec 31

Sight & Sound Theatres-Jonah

Location: Sight & Sound Theatres, 1001 Shepherd of the Hills Expwy., Branson,
Date: Mar 22-Dec 31
Time: Call or check website for details
Admission: Call for details
Phone: 800-377-1277

Sight & Sound Theatres brings the Bible to life on Branson's largest stage. This one-of-a-kind family experience includes a 300-foot wraparound stage, 40-foot-high sets and an amazing variety of live animals. Playing in 2014: "Jonah."

Apr 01

Sep 30

Springfield Cardinals AA Baseball

Location: Hammons Field, 955 E. Trafficway St.
Date: Apr-Sep
Time: Check website
Admission: Check website
Phone: 417-863-2143

The Springfield Cardinals, the AA affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals, season runs Apr-Sep. When you catch a game at Hammons Field, you get a glimpse of what's next for the big leagues!

Apr 04

Apr 26

Fresh Gallery "Fresh Air" Open Juried Competition

Location: 400 West Walnut Street Springfield, MO 65806
Date: Apr4-26
Time: 11am-4pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-862-9300

Fresh Gallery's "Fresh Air" Open Juried Competition is coming up!

Apr 12

Jan 03

Passages Treasures of the Bible

Location: 3534 E. Sunshine, Springfield, MO 65809
Date: Apr 12- Jan 3
Time: Tues-Sat 10am-6pm Sun 1pm-6pm
Admission: Adult $15.95, Senior $13.95 Military & College Student $11.95 with ID Youth (ages 6-17) $11.95 includes audio Children (ages 5 & under) FREE Closed: Mondays, Easter, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s
Phone: 888.297.8011

The Green family, founders of national arts-and-crafts retailer Hobby Lobby, has amassed one of the world’s largest private collections of rare biblical artifacts. Passages is a 30,000-square-foot, interactive living-history exhibit that chronicles the remarkable story behind the Bible.

Apr 19

Apr 27

Shrek, The Musical

Location: The Landers Theatre, 311 E. Walnut
Date: Apr 4-27
Time: Thu-Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2:30pm (Sat 2:30pm matinee only on April 12, 19 & 26)
Admission: $28.00 Adult $25.00 Senior (62+)/Student/Military $15.00 Children (ages 14 and under)
Phone: 417-869-1334

Based on the Oscar winning DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig. Join Shrek, an unseemly ogre and our unlikely hero, and his hyperactive, loyal steed, Donkey, as they set off to rescue the beautiful, if somewhat temperamental, Princess Fiona. Featuring wonderful new songs including “I’m A Believer,” SHREK THE MUSICAL is dazzling, funny, irreverent and unforgettable while simultaneously delivering important life lessons that add even more color and heart. The world of fairy tales as we know it is turned upside down in this irresistible tale of adventure, laughter and romance. Music by Jeanine Tesori. Book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire.

Tags: Theatre
Apr 19

Dec 27

Farmers Market of the Ozarks

Location: 4139 S. Nature Center Way Rd.
Date: Thu and Sat Year-round
Time: Thu 4-8pm and Sat 8am-1pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-766-8711

Farmers Market of the Ozarks combines farm fresh goodness, hand-crafted products and local eateries, all in one location easily accessible to the Ozarks community. Shop for groceries, find unique gifts, have breakfast and lunch or enjoy some local music, all within the market’s laid back atmosphere under the only permanent farmers' market pavilion in the Ozarks. The market accepts SNAP, debit and credit cards.

Apr 19

Apr 20

Springfield Cardinals vs. Arkansas Travelers

Location: Hammons Field, 955 East Trafficway Street
Date: Apr 17-20
Time: 7:10pm Thu-Fri, 6:10pm Sat, 4:10pm Sun
Admission: See website or contact for details
Phone: 417-863-2143

Enjoy the Double-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals as they face off against the Arkansas Travelers.

Tags: Sports
Apr 19

Apr 20

The Easter Bunny at Bass Pro

Date: Apr 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20
Time: See below
Admission: Free • Monday-Thursday, April 14-17 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. • Friday, April 18 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.

The Easter Bunny is a favorite holiday symbol for many children, and families are invited to bring the kids to their nearest Bass Pro Shops store to have their FREE 4x6 photo taken with the Easter Bunny during the following days and times:

Apr 20

Easter Sunday Celebration Service & Dinner

Location: Victory Mission Ministry Center 1715 N. Boonville, Springfield, MO 65803
Time: 5 - 7pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-831-6387

A worship service followed by a free dinner provided and served by volunteers from SOMA Home Church.

Apr 20

Apr 30

The Adventures of Marco Polo

Location: The White House Theatre 2255 Gretna Rd, Branson, MO 65616
Date: Apr 20-30
Phone: 417-335-2396

Since Marco Polo’s travels, the world has been swept away with the fascination of China. This epic show is an adventure, a love story, and many discoveries as told from Marco Polo’s journals. Showcasing original orchestration, amazing dance, acrobatics and magic The White House Theatre brings this incredible historic journey to Branson for its world debut.

Tags: Cultural
Apr 20

Ninth Annual Easter Sunrise Service at Hammons Field

Location: Hammons Field
Date: Apr 20
Time: 5:45am
Admission: The gates will open at 5:45 a.m., and the service begins at 6:15 a.m. Free parking will be available in the parking lots around the stadium. The service is interdenominational and open to all. There is no admission fee.
Phone: 417-865-2815 ext. 7292

Evangel University President Robert H. Spence featured speaker for ninth annual Easter sunrise service at Hammons Field

Tags: Free Events
Apr 20

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Location: National Tiger Sanctuary 518 State Hwy BB Saddlebrooke, MO 65630
Date: Apr 20
Time: 12pm
Admission: Free
Phone: (417) 587-3633

Join us at National Tiger Sanctuary for our Annual

Apr 21

Move To Amend - David Cobb Barnstorming Tour - Challenging Corporate Power and Creating Democracy

Location: The Old Glass Place Event Center 521 E. St. Louis Street Springfield, Missouri 65806
Date: Apr 21
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Admission: Free to the public - Accepting donations.
Phone: (707) 269-0984

Move to Amend national spokesperson David Cobb, attorney and lifelong activist, is speaking in Springfield, Missouri on April 21st @ 6:30pm until 8:30pm, in an effort to build connections, inspire activism, and reveal the origins of corporate power in America.

Apr 21

National Tiger Sanctuary Opening Day

Location: National Tiger Sanctuary 518 State Hwy BB Saddlebrooke, MO 65630
Date: Apr 21
Time: 10am-3pm
Phone: (417) 587-3633

National Tiger Sanctuary will be open Monday, April

Tags: Educational
Apr 22


Location: Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts, 525 S John Q Hammons Pkwy
Date: Apr 22
Time: 7:30pm
Admission: $20 (onstage seating)
Phone: 417-836-7678

Winner of the coveted 2011 Avery Fisher Career Grant, Chinese-born pianist Chu-Fang Huang burst into the music scene as a brilliant finalist in the 2005 Van Cliburn Piano Competition. She has circled the globe performing in recital, as concerto soloist and at music festivals, and has toured with Charles Wadsworth and Friends as a chamber music artist.

Tags: Concerts