Events in Springfield

Showing events happening on or after Oct. 21, 2014.

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Farmers Market of the Ozarks

Thu and Sat Year-round - Thu 4-8pm and Sat 8am-1pm

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 market’s laid back atmosphere under the only permanent farmers' market pavilion in the Ozarks. The market accepts SNAP, debit and credit cards.

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The Elixir of Love

Oct: 24-26 -
Theatre

4th Friday Funnies Stand Up Comedy

Oct. 24 - 7:30pm-9:30pm

Springfield Improv presents

Comedy Night Life
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Rock4Kids Zombie Run

Oct 25 - 9:30am

The Rock4Kids "Zombie Run" is the first in our series of three runs for kids during the 2014-2015 academic year. Brought to you by Bass Pro Shops, Rutledge Wilson Farm Park and SPARC, the event is open to kids pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. Families may run together but they must all register to ensure the safety of the participants.

Outdoor Event

Dungeon of Doom Haunted House

Oct. 24 - 7-10pm

Dungeon of Doom Haunted House

Holiday Night Life Outdoor Event

Halloween Party

Oct. 24 - 8:00PM

Our annual Halloween party just got a lot cooler! We're partnering with Make A Wish Foundation for Fright Night 2014. Join us October 24 for a great night and a great cause!

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The Great Pumpkin Event at Bass Pro: Peanuts at Bass Pro

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Weeknights, Oct. 24 through Oct. 30:

Just for Kids
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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas - The Musical

Oct 24, 25 - 8:00 PM

Dr. Seuss’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! The Musical is the record-setting Broadway holiday sensation which features the hit songs “You’re A Mean One Mr. Grinch” and “Welcome Christmas” from the original animated special. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is “two sizes too small,” decides to steal Christmas away from the Holiday-loving Whos. Magnificent sets and costumes inspired by Dr. Seuss’ original illustrations transport audiences to the whimsical world of Whoville and helps remind us of the true meaning of the holiday season. Don’t miss what The New York Times calls, “AN EXTRAORDINARY PERFORMANCE! 100 times better than any bedside story.”

Theatre

13th Annual Memorial Sight Saving Scramble

Oct 24 - 10:30 am registration, 11:00 am tee time.

Queens City Lions Club 13th Annual Memorial Sight Saving Scramble will take place on Friday, October 24, 2014. Proceeds will benefit Vision Rehabilitation Center of the Ozarks to provide services to people with vision loss regardless of their ability to pay.

Charity Event Outdoor Event Sports
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The Normal Heart

Oct: 17-19, 24-26, 30- Nov. 1 - See Website

Fall 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the theatre production that put Springfield, Missouri in the national spotlight. Larry Kramer’s landmark play about love, AIDS and New York in the 1980s chronicles the rise of the AIDS crisis in New York City as seen through the eyes of writer/activist Ned Weeks, the gay Jewish founder of a prominent HIV advocacy group. Ned unexpectedly finds himself at the forefront of the fight against AIDS at a time when the disease was so terrifyingly new it didn’t even have a name. As more and more of his friends fall ill, Ned tries his best to rally support for the cause all the while finding love with Felix and raging against institutions of media, medicine and government that seem determined to ignore him. The play is as dramatically powerful, timely and poignant as it was when it first appeared in 1985. Winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play, this production contains adult language and subject matter.

Theatre

Halloween Tales

Oct. 24 - 6:30 pm

Join MC Mike Micham and Storytellers of the Ozarks for fun Halloween music and stories. A family friendly, free event. All ages welcome. Treats for the kids.

Holiday

Food Day Fund-Raiser for Springfield Community Gardens

Oct. 24 - 11 am - 9 pm

Join us all day to benefit Springfield Community Gardens, a local grass-roots 501C(3) that needs a tractor and volunteers! October Food and Drink Specials. Door Prizes. Rowan's Crossing music from 6-8.

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Our Town Fall Festival and Country Show

Oct. 25 - 10am-6pm

Our Town Fall Festival and Country Show

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Our Town Fall Festival & Country Show

Oct. 25 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Fall festival and country show

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