Couple walking through The Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Great Deals For College Students In Springfield, Missouri

Students looking to save some dough can find great deals in the Springfield area. Here is a list of great deals and specials that can be redeemed with and without a valid student ID at Springfield area businesses. Are we missing a deal on our list? Email myohn@springfieldmo.org with your suggestions…

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Three Spots To Build-Your-Own Bouquet In The Ozarks

Flowers don’t have to be just for special occasions. Around the Ozarks, you can find several businesses that allow you to build your own bouquet and display a little bit of the Ozarks on your table. Here are three spots where you can make floral arrangements yourself. Ozark Mtn. Flower Truck Photo…

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10 Reasons You Have To Visit MIDXMIDWST In 2021

If you love the arts, live music and entertainment, MIDxMIDWST may be your next favorite festival. MIDxMIDWST is an art and music festival premiering September 11-12, 2021. If you’re wondering why you should attend, here are 10 reasons this event is a must-see. 1. Watch eight muralists transform…

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Sunflower Fields You Must Visit Near Springfield, Missouri

Did you know the Ozarks are home to several sunflower fields? If you’re looking for a fun photo op or to take a bit of sunshine home with you, here are several places you can pick your own sunflowers. 7C’s Winery 7C's sunflower experience allows you to stroll the 2.5-acre field and take pictures at…

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You Have To Attend These Summer Wonders Of Wildlife Events

If you love Wonders of Wildlife, you’re not going to want to miss these upcoming events. Here are a few one-of-a-kind experiences you can attend only at Wonders of Wildlife. Passport to Play Wonder’s of Wildlife’s Passport to Play, includes activities for kids to perform throughout the aquarium and…

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10 Ways To Cool Off Around Springfield, MO

Looking for a place to cool off this summer? Check out these spots around Springfield for a refreshing or air-conditioned escape from the summer sun. Pineapple Whip During the summer, locals head to the three Pineapple Whip shops in Springfield to get their taste of a chilly summertime favorite…

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Where To Pick Blueberries In The Ozarks

Between June and July is blueberry season in the Ozarks. See where you can pick blueberries this summer in the Ozarks. B Berry Farms Pick to your heart’s content at this 40-acre farm with 8-acres of blueberry bushes. Check out the farm’s homemade beauty products and campsite amenities if you’re…

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4 Local Bookstores In Springfield Missouri

Springfield is littered with independent book stores filled with popular titles and one-of-a-kind finds. Here are four bookstores that are a must-visit. Pagination Bookshop Photo courtesy of Pagination Bookshop Tucked away on Historic Walnut Street, sits Pagination Bookshop. Opened by Jen Murvin…

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10 Reasons To Visit Springfield, Missouri

If you’re on the fence about visiting Springfield, check out our list of top 10 reasons to visit the third-largest city in Missouri. Connections To The Great Outdoors If you love the outdoors, Springfield is the perfect place for you. The city is home to dozens of parks and trails perfect for…

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