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."
The Green family, founders of national arts-and-crafts retailer Hobby Lobby, has amassed one of the worlds 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.
From its earliest days Springfield has provided space for entertainers to give the citizens a few moments away from their daily cares. The first entertainment venue in Springfield was the Court House on the Public Square and by the early 1900s there were theaters all around the downtown and Commercial Street. At one time there were three movie and vaudeville houses on the Public Square alone.
The Bass Pro Fitness Festival is a series of not-for-profit events sponsored by Bass Pro and dedicated volunteers and sponsors. Proceeds from these events are shared by Big Brothers Big Sisters, the Ozark Greenways and Wonders of Wildlife. Walk, bike, run, or kayak your way to better health with the Bass Pro Outdoor Fitness Festival!
Wanna get dressed up for a night full of fun!?! We invite you, and of course, your most frightening friends to dress in costume to celebrate Hollows-Eve. The evening will include spooky frights and a healthy dose of semi-competitive trivia! We will be holding a night of fun featuring a silent auction, as well as, a live raffle on great prizes from local businesses.
Every Monday night at infusions downtown (300 west Mcdaniel) come and have a few drinks and a lot of laughs as local stand up comedians compete in an open mic competition. The bar offers some of the most unique drinks in Springfield and the comedians always deliver. There are usually 6-8 comedians performing and the show starts at 10 p.m. If you want to get up on stage and tell a few jokes yourself, sign up is at 9 p.m. It's a great way to wind down from those Monday blues. So come on out to Infusions and have a laugh.
Andy McKee is one of the worlds finest acoustic soloists. After receiving hundreds of millions of views collectively on the internet for his guitar performance videos which were originally posted on YouTube by the independent record label Candyrat, Andys success is a testament to the changing nature of the music industry as well as peoples desire for something new and interesting to listen to. At one point, Andy held the #1, #2 and #3 positions for Top-Rated Videos of All Time on the hugely popular website. His videos are still among the highest rated on Youtube. Consequently, Andy has performed to sold out shows all over the world.
In todays country music climate, there is an abundance of artists and songwriters champing at the bit to tell you just how country they are. But none represents the genuine rural lifestyle quite like Corey Smith.
Join us every Wednesday for the Best Happy Hour in SGF! NO COVER, NO ENTRY FEES, just show up and have some fun.
Original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman. Book by Julian Fellowes. New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh. Mary Poppins will dazzle, delight and capture your heart with an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, captivating characters, and unforgettable songs including A Spoonful of Sugar, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocius, and Feed the Birds. Youll be swept up in the magic and the fun of this high-flying extravaganza the New York Post calls a perfect piece of musical theatre a certifiable super hit!
Wanted to let everyone know the Russian Moscow Ballet is coming to Springfield, MO to do open auditions for the Nutcracker at Point Performing Arts, Sept. 17-19, 2014. This is an open audition for children ages 6 to 16 years of age. The audition is free and being done by a Prima Ballerina from the Moscow Ballet. They want over a hundred children to audition for the 60 spots. If chosen the children will pay $50.00 to perform with the Moscow Ballet on Dec 8th at the Gillioz Theater. The Moscow Ballet will provide the costumes and will do the choreography. This is an unusual opportunity to perform with a Professional Ballet Company.
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 markets laid back atmosphere under the only permanent farmers' market pavilion in the Ozarks. The market accepts SNAP, debit and credit cards.