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!
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.
Come join Blaine Kennard and JJ Goulbourne as they teach the Conceal and Carry Permit classes here at Bass Pro Shops in Springfield, Missouri on August 18th and 19th from 6pm to 10pm. This class will include instruction on the laws concerning Conceal and Carry Permits as well as the range portion required for the class.
Ozark Scandinavian Society of Springfield Missouri (osssm.net) is an organization dedicated to preserving Scandinavian heritage in Southwest Missouri by sharing information ranging from personal family stories to general information about Scandinavian countries. If you have an interest in Scandinavia you are invited to attend a meeting.
At the Queen City Ukulele Club, players both new and experienced; young and old enjoy meeting to share new tunes, plan performances and learn ukulele songs.
Join us every Wednesday for the Best Happy Hour in SGF! NO COVER, NO ENTRY FEES, just show up and have some fun.
Join in the city celebration as the History Museum on the Square "Flips the Switch" to light the neon Fox letters of our historic Fox Theatre. The lighting ceremony is at 9 pm. Come early and enjoy classic movie music on the the Square. Be a part of history!
Poetry, Performed Live, Judged by the Audience. The poetry slam is open sign up, so bring your poems. Don't want to read, than come watch or judge. This is not your grandma's poetry reading. These poems are performed live on stage competing to be the first place poet of the night and win a cash prize. Sign up for poets starts at 7pm.
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!