From the country that gave us Beethoven, Brahms, Bach, Schumann, Schubert, Mendelssohn .You cant have a world tour of classical music without a night in Germany. We will hear Brahms uplifting Academic Festival and Schumanns delightful Rhenish, a symphonic celebration of Germanys famous Rhine River. Well welcome our 2014 Hellam Competition 2nd Place Winner, Paul Hauer, to the stage on Sibelius' Violin Concerto, and conclude with the ever-popular Emperor Waltz, an Austrian favorite.
The Ozark Empire Fair Foundation is proud to present the 1st Annual Corndog Kickoff, a brand new exciting event to further the Foundations mission of promoting youth in agriculture!
Kite making and flying from the Botanical Center's roof plaza and great lawn. Admission to the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden is free that day. Various activities will celebrate Springfield's Sister City, Isesaki, Japan.
Ozark Daylily Society welcomes guest speaker Nikki Schmith, www.agirlandhergarden.com. Hybrid daylilies enhance any landscape and add a diverse dimension to the modern perennial garden. Get inspired with beautiful landscaping examples and dig into the latest hybrid daylily trends and discover your favorite dark colored daylilies.
Camp Barnabas is hosting the Big Party Half Marathon & 5K sponsored by Children's Medial Services to raise money for the Camp Barnabas Camper Scholarship Fund to send kids with special needs and chronic illnesses to a life-changing week at Camp Barnabas. The Half Marathon and 5K will start and end at Jordan Valley Park in Springfield, MO.
Martin and Chris Kratt, stars of the Emmy-nominated Wild Kratts, step out live on stage to engage the audience in a classic Wild Kratts story. Starting off in their headquarters, the Tartuga, the Wild Kratts receive a message of an animal in trouble from a member of their worldwide network of Wild Kratts kids. Always ready to help animals that need them, Martin and Chris pull on their Creature Power vest and gloves and are off to the Creature Rescue!
Join the Springfield Rugby Club for this season's home games at The Home Field!
In recognition of National Park Week, Wilson's Creek National Battlefield will waive entrance fees, commercial tour fees and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise.
The Go Girl Run is back in 2015, ready to make a BIG difference and improve the lives of women! Ultramax Sports could not be more thrilled to produce Springfield's only all-women's half marathon and 5K Run / Walk event! Get a group of your girlfriends or even co-workers together and enter the event. The time you spend training, socializing, and eventually racing could be the best time you spend during the year! The Go Girl Run will be a true celebration of friendship and sisterhood! Every detail of this event will be planned with the woman in mind.
Grammy®-winner Kurt Elling is among the world's foremost jazz vocalists. He has won every DownBeat Critics Poll for the last fourteen years and has been named Male Singer of the Year by the Jazz Journalists Association eight times in that same span. All of Ellings ten albums has been nominated for a Grammy.
Mingle with this year's class of 20 Under 30 winners at 417 Magazine's 10th annual 20 Under 30 Celebration as we recognize their achievements and honor the positive direction they're leading our community. Tickets to the party are $15 in advance at 417mag.com/20Under30 or $20 at the door. Guests can enjoy hors' deauvres, beer, wine, and music by The Swivel Sisters, along with an awards ceremony.For more information, visit 417mag.com/20Under30