Events in Springfield

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Sight & Sound Theatres-Jonah

Mar 22-Dec 31 - Call or check website for details

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."

Educational Theatre

Springfield Cardinals AA Baseball

Apr-Sep - Check website

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!

Outdoor Event Sports

Passages Treasures of the Bible

Apr 12- Jan 3 - Tues-Sat 10am-6pm Sun 1pm-6pm

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.

Cultural Educational Exhibits
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The Show Must Go On: Theatre and Entertainment Venues in Springfield

Jul 14 - Oct 11 - 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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 1900’s 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.

Educational Exhibits On-going Theatre

Bass Pro Shops Fall Hunting Classic

Aug - Call for details

This event is the largest nine-day hunting sale of the year. Celebrate with local hunting professionals, while also taking advantage of unbelievable savings.

Educational Outdoor Event Sports

Springfield Cardinals vs. Arkansas Travelers

Aug 26-29 - 7:10pm

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


The Land of Nod

Jul 31-Aug 30 - Thu-Fri 7:30pm, Sat 2:30pm

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.


Life's Celebrations: A Free Standard Flower Show

Aug 29-30 - Noon to 8:30 p.m., 08/29/2014 and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., 08/30/201

The public is invited to enjoy a free Standard Flower Show themed Life’s Celebrations at The Library Center Auditorium, 4653 S. Campbell, Springfield, Mo., noon to 8:30 p.m. Friday, August 29 and 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, August 30. The flower show is sponsored by the Springfield Council of Federated Garden Clubs.

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Turnpike Troubadours with Shiny Ribs

Aug 29th - 8:00 PM

A gritty, country-leaning roots rock band out of Oklahoma, the Turnpike Troubadours at their best synthesize the populist, political folk of Woody Guthrie and the outlaw-styled honky tonk of Waylon Jennings with doses of bluegrass, Cajun and straight-out rock dynamics. Fronted by singer and guitarist Evan Felker and including bassist R.C. Edwards, fiddler Kyle Nix, guitarist Ryan Engelman and drummer Giovanni Carnuccio, the group celebrates and explores modern rural life with a full awareness of history, delicately avoiding being ornate revivalists.


Movies at Founders Park: The Karate Kid

Aug 29 -

Movies at Founders Park begins Friday, July 11

Outdoor Event