Apr 23

Dec 17

Happy Hour Live, The Best Happy Hour in SGF

Location: University Plaza Hotel Lobby
Date: Every Wednesday
Time: 5-7:30p
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-501-8605

Join us every Wednesday for the Best Happy Hour in SGF! NO COVER, NO ENTRY FEES, just show up and have some fun. See you there!

Apr 24

Lawrence Photo DIY Night

Location: 2550 S Campbell Ave Springfield, Missouri 65807
Date: Apr 24
Time: 6:30pm
Admission: Tickets $65
Phone: 417.883.8300

We are calling this one...Metal for Mom or Picture for Pops...

Tags: Cultural
Apr 24

Apr 27

Spring Dance Concert

Location: Craig Hall, Coger Theatre, MSU, 1147 Grand St
Date: Apr 24-27
Time: 7:30pm, Sun 2:30pm
Admission: $14 Adults; $12 Students/Seniors; $8 in advance with MSU ID
Phone: 417-836-4644

Mild. Raw. Breezy. Tempestuous. Like the season itself, the Spring Dance Concert is always fresh and bursting with life and energy. The program features an eclectic mix of new works, conceived by our faculty and performed by our students. Dance styles range from primal to classical to contemporary to experimental. They often integrate original music and narration, innovative costumes and backdrops, dramatic lighting and audio-visual effects. Whether whimsical or profound, gentle or exuberant, the pieces reflect the beauty and power of dance. Come and celebrate this fusion of body, mind, emotion and spirit!

Tags: Cultural, Theatre
Apr 24

May 24

The End Came in Spring

Location: Stained Glass Theatre, 1996 W Evangel St, Ozark, MO
Date: Apr 24-May 24
Time: Thu-Fri 7:30pm, Sat 2:30pm
Admission: check for details
Phone: 417-581-9192

Scott has just returned home from two years overseas. Dad wants him to take over the family business, but Scott wants to be a full-time writer. To make matters worse, his brother is pushing him to get into a serious relationship. The End Came in Spring will take you on Scott's journey to discovering himself and God's will for his life.

Tags: Theatre
Apr 24

Women In Sports Luncheon at Ramada Oasis Convention Center

Location: Ramada Oasis Convention Center
Date: Apr 24
Time: 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Phone: 417.889.3100

Women In Sports Luncheon

Apr 24

A Navy SEAL Tells His Story

Location: Springfield Art Museum, 1111 E. Brookside Drive
Date: Apr 24
Time: 7pm
Phone: 417 883-5566

Loyalty, perseverance, survival of the fittest. The same themes that Jack London brings to "The Call of the Wild" personify the career of former Navy SEAL and survivalist Cade Courtley. He will talk about his career as a military survivalist who led highly classified, high-risk operations around the world with SEAL Team Two and SEAL Team One. As part of the Big Read, Courtley will talk at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Springfield Art Museum, 1111 E. Brookside Drive. Courtley also starred in the Spike TV/Discovery International original series "Surviving Disaster" in 2010. After his talk, he will sell and sign his book "SEAL Survival Guide: A Navy SEAL's Secrets to Surviving Any Disaster."

Tags: Educational
Apr 25

May 10

Kurt Weill & Berthold Brecht's The Threepenny Opera

Location: check for details
Date: Apr 25-May 10
Time: check for details
Admission: $25, $20, $15
Phone: 417-863-1960

Directed by Dr. Robert Bradley

Tags: Concerts, Theatre
Apr 25

May 17

Camp Ritter Family – Group Camping Weekend

Location: Ritter Springs Park
Date: Apr 25-27 & May 16-17
Admission: Fee: $10/Person/Night; $10/Day Visitor; 6 yrs. and under are free
Phone: 417-833-8923

Camp out at beautiful Ritter Springs Park in your own camper, trailer or tent. Includes canoeing or kayaking, catch & release fishing, Dutch Oven cooking clinic and lunch, geocaching, hiking and more. Registration required one week in advance.

Apr 26

Wine Tasting and Live Entertainment

Location: OOVVDA Winery, 5448 N. Berry Ln.
Date: Apr 26
Time: Sat Noon-4pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417 833-4896

Bring a picnic lunch and sample a splendid assortment of handcrafted wines along with complimentary live entertainment, BBQ grills, picnic tables and chairs available.

Apr 26

Oct 18

C-Street Market

Location: Commercial Street between Washington and Lyon Avenues
Date: Apr 26-Oct 18
Time: Sat 8am-1pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-831-6200

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.

Apr 26

Dutch Oven Cooking Clinic

Location: Ritter Springs Park, 3683 W Farm Road 92
Date: Apr 26
Time: 10am-12:30pm
Admission: $15/Person; $25/2 people
Phone: 417-833-8647

Learn the basics of the historical skill of Dutch Oven Cooking. Participants will prepare, cook and consume a delicious Dutch Oven meal. Registration required one week in advance for ages 11 yrs. and up (15 yrs. & under with Adult).

Apr 26

May 17

Geocaching Clinic

Location: Ritter Springs Park, 3683 W Farm Road 92
Date: Apr 26 & May 17
Time: 1:30-3:30pm
Admission: $8
Phone: 417-833-8647

Learn the hands-on adventure of Geocaching for ages 9 yrs. and up. Includes basic skills, guidelines and permits. Registration required by 5 p.m. the Tues. before.

Apr 26

2nd Annual Tour de Crawdad

Location: Carnahan-White, 1845 S State Highway MM, Springfield, MO 65802
Date: Apr 26
Time: 8am-2pm
Admission: $20 for non-riders $25 for Early Registration (Now-Feb 26) $35 for General Registration (Feb 27-Apr 24) $45 for Day of Registration
Phone: 417-886-5437

It’s time again for the Tour de Crawdad, a 22, 42 or (new) 62 mile bike ride all culminating with a huge craw fish boil and beer courtesy of Springfield Brewing Company! Come out and get in a great spring ride and enjoy the great food. Not a rider or have friends who aren’t riders but love a good craw fish boil? Great! Invite them to join you!

Apr 26

Mustache Dash 5K

Location: See website for course map.
Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Time: 8:30am
Admission: See website for registration fees.

The Mustache Dash & Lil' Shavers run is a fun, family-friendly 5K and kids fun run where all participants are encouraged to wear a mustache - real or fake.

Apr 26

"Faith, Family and Ducks" A&E's Duck Dynasty

Location: JQH Arena
Date: Apr 26
Time: Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Admission: Prices are $37.00, $50.00, and $58.00 plus handling fees.
Phone: 417- 836-7678

"Duck Dynasty" to Springfield, Missouri!

Tags: Comedy, Cultural