Events in Springfield


2nd Annual Nocturnal Bloom

Sep 5 - 7-11pm

Nocturnal Bloom events aim to raise awareness and accessibility in the community by providing a family-friendly, public platform on which this diverse group of local artists can collaborate in an effort to promote and showcase their work. Nocturnal Bloom event attendees will discover a unique, exciting, and family-friendly environment that will open their minds to the electronic music and alternative arts scene.

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Seventeenth Annual Ozarks Celebration Festival

Sep 5-7 -

The Ozarks Celebration Festival is an entertaining and educational look at the region's culture and heritage featuring dozens of artists and craftspeople plus four stages of traditional music and dance, storytelling, historical characters, exhibits, kids' area, and much more.

Concerts Cultural Free Events

The Mystery Hour

Sep 5 - 7pm

We’re back! The Mystery Hour has taken the summer to look hotter. We were the homely girl last you saw us, but guess what? We got hot over the summer, so come see for yourself. We’re back at the beautiful Gillioz Theatre.

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7th Annual Outdoor Days at Lake Springfield

Sep 5-7 - Varies

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board partners with Bass Pro Shops’ Outdoor Fitness Festival for a full weekend of outdoor recreation and adventure at the 7th Annual Outdoor Days Saturday, Sept. 6, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 7, 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (plus camping, beginning Friday, Sept. 5) at Lake Springfield Park, 5324 S. Kissick Ave.

Outdoor Event

Greater Ozarks Blues Festival

Sep 5-6 - check for details

Enjoy two days of musical fun for your entire family the first weekend in September. Produced by the Blues Society of the Ozarks, the celebration is the area's original blues festival since it began in 1996. The Greater Ozarks Blues Festival is an annual all-volunteer event raises money for the Blues Society, a not-for-profit organization, so your support goes to keeping the blues alive.

Concerts Festivals

DiVentures Open House Celebration

Sep 6 - 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Bring the family for tons of fun at DiVentures! Everything is free and open to the public! Kids will enjoy fun games on the patio, face painting and a balloon artist.

Cultural Just for Kids

Caveman 5K

Sep 6 - 7pm

Springfield Underground will once again host the “coolest” run: the Caveman 5K. Participation is limited to 500 runners.

Outdoor Event

DiVentures: Open House

Sep 6 - 12-6pm

Bring the family for tons of fun at DiVentures! Everything is free and open to the public! Kids will enjoy fun games on the patio, face painting and a balloon artist.

Food Event

C-Street Market

Apr 26-Oct 18 - Sat 8am-1pm

C-Street Market, the sweetest little market in town, features small-scale farmers, bakers and crafters in a friendly and intimate market experience at the historic Jefferson Avenue Footbridge.

Food Event Outdoor Event

Bike MS: Ozarks Ride 2014

Sep 6 - 7am-7pm

For cyclists and anyone seeking a personal challenge and a world free of MS, Bike MS is the premier fundraising cycling series in the nation. Join us for a weekend that’s more than a ride — it’s anticipation, friendship, personal accomplishment, and the knowledge that you’re changing lives.

Charity Event Outdoor Event

The Jeff Julian Golf Classic

Sep 8 - Call for details

The Jeff Julian Golf Classic is one of LedgeStone's premier Pro Am golf events. All proceeds go to support local ALS programs. Whether spent local on treating our neighbors afflicted with ALS or used to find a cure, rest assured funds generated by this event are making an impact. Don't miss this one if you are interested in great golf and great food for the greater good.

Charity Event Sports
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Shawn Colvin & Steve Earle

Sep 9 - 8:00 PM

Grammy Award winning singer-songwriters Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle have announced a special run of tour dates together this September. “Songs and Stories, Together Onstage” features the two esteemed artists sharing the stage for a rousing night of song swapping, duets, storytelling and stellar guitar playing. The evening promises to be a rich and inspiring musical experience as these two long-time friends and mutual admirers share music from their extensive catalogues as well as some of their favorite songs by other classic songwriters.

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Professional Bull Riders: Built Ford Tough Series

Sep 12-14 - 8-10pm Friday; 7-9pm Saturday, 4:45-7pm Sunday

Every event begins with pyrotechnics, explosions, and flames. Then the excitement really begins when the Top 35 bull riders in the world compete against the fiercest bucking bulls on the planet.


Home of the Brave Motorcycle Rally

Sep 13-15 -

Join the Home of the Brave Motorcycle Rally to support homeless or at-risk veterans

Charity Event

Jessica Lea Mayfield

Sep 12 -