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 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!
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.
This event is the largest nine-day hunting sale of the year. Celebrate with local hunting professionals, while also taking advantage of unbelievable savings.
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.
The King travels away and leaves his son in charge of the kingdom. The Dreamweaver takes advantage of the situation and slowly turns the people of the kingdom against the Prince, with deadly results. Find out what happens when the King returns to The Land of Nod.
The storyinspired by the legendary Billie Holiday starring Johnnie Angelia King. The play takes place in South Philadelphia in March 1959. Billie Holiday is performing in a run-down bar, during one of her last performances before her death in July 1959. She sings, accompanied by Jimmy Powers on the piano, and also tells stories about her life.
A Class Act Productions presents MIXED NUTS, the Springfield premier of three hilarious comedies by Le Wilhelm in a new Downtown venue. Enjoy your evening even more by ordering drinks and hors doeuvres from your table!
Everyones favorite sommelier Andrew is breaking out the bubbly. Join Andrew has he shares a wealth of information about sparkling wine! Try a few of his favorites while sampling locally produced artisan cheese! Can you think of a better way to spend a Friday night?
Get your running (or walking) shoes ready! NAMI SWMO National Alliance on Mental Illness will be hosting "Illuminating the Darkness" 5K Timed NIGHT Run and 1 Mile Walk. Save the date: Friday, August 22 The School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute. Register online at
What better way to wrap up the summer than by "Kicking Up Your Heels". Grab your favorite cocktail dress, your favorite dance partner, and of course your Chucks! Big Iron Band will be entertaining us all evening and of course there will be a silent auction. This event will benefit the Kids of Our Heroes camp for kids of wounded and deceased members of our military. Cost is $25 per person.
Be a part of the fun in this women-only 5K and get your Diva on! All participants will receive a tech shirt, a large finishers medal with detachable charm, and lots of great food and beverages at the event! The 5K is followed by the Lil' Princess Fun Run for girls 8 and under (different distances will be run from 50 yards to 200 yards based on age) and all participants will receive a cotton shirt, tiara and Lil' Princess Medal!