Couple walking through The Springfield Conservation Nature Center

Where To See Christmas Lights Around The Ozarks

Looking for something to do in the evenings in December? Grab a cup of hot cocoa, hop in the car with the kids or your friends and check out these Christmas light displays around the Ozarks. Did we miss any? Email myohn@springfieldmo.org and we may add it to the list. Gardens Aglow at Mizumoto…

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Things To Do This Month In Springfield: December 2022

Check out all the events happening in the Springfield, Missouri, area in December 2022. Bass Pro’s Winter Wonderland Photo courtesy of Bass Pro Shops Enjoy the magic of Christmas at Santa’s Wonderland in Bass Pro. This year, millions of kids and families will experience the magic of Christmas at…

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100+ Date Ideas For A Romantic Night In The Ozarks

Want to make date night exciting? From romantic dinners to fun and exciting adventures, change up your date night with these activities all around the Ozarks. Fun & Exciting Go bowling and laser tagging at Andy B’s. Play some vintage arcade games at 1984 Arcade. Putt your way to victory playing…

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Where To Ice Skate In The Ozarks

Want to test your ice skating skills this year? Check out these indoor and outdoor skating rinks around the Ozarks. Did we miss one? Email myohn@springfieldmo.org and we may add your suggestion to the list. Jordan Valley Ice Park Take to the ice at the only indoor ice skating park in the Ozarks…

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7 Fall Menu Items To Try This Season

Fall is here, and so are all the delicious flavors that come with it! I have ventured out into the Ozarks, searching for some of the tastiest morsels great local chefs and restaurants are creating. What I found was fantastic and bring that fall feeling with each bite or sip. Cookie Butter Cider…

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Sample Dozens Of Coffee Shops On The Ozarks Coffee Trail

Springfield, Missouri is known for many things, like our connection to the beautiful Ozarks, being the home of Bass Pro Shops, incredible arts and culture opportunities and a food beverage scene that will make any foodie's heart skip a beat. Included in that, of course, is coffee. Loads and loads of…

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Where to See Santa This Year

As the holidays draw near, Santa gets really busy and can be difficult to track down. Here are a few places in the Ozarks to see Santa in 2022 from soonest to latest. If you know of any more places Santa will be, email myohn@springfieldmo.org and we'll add it to the list. Bass Pro Enjoy the magic…

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