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The Best Places To Hear Poetry Readings In Springfield

In a land long, long ago and not so far away, I sat in an English class at Southwest Missouri State College (now Missouri State University) and listened to the professor offer forth two definitions. The first was for prose. “Prose,” he said, “is written with words in the best order.” He then went on…

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5 Places To Get Acai & Smoothie Bowls In Springfield

Acai bowls have become a recent trend in America. Acai bowls are a dish made with the frozen and mashed fruit of the açaí palm, which has berries that aren't sweet, instead, you could describe them as having an "earthy" or creamy taste. Mixed together and topped with sliced fruit or granola, Acai…

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Free Things To Do In Springfield Missouri

Your trip to Springfield doesn't have to be expensive! There are plenty of free things to do around the city that cost nothing. If you're looking for something to do this afternoon, here are several free things to do around Springfield, Missouri. Sculpture Walk Sculpture Walk Known as the museum…

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100+ Things To Do On Your Trip To Springfield, Missouri

See all Springfield has to offer If you haven't been to Springfield, Missouri yet, or you're a local looking for something new to do, you're in for a treat. Springfield is home to hundreds of local attractions, 600 restaurants, and many shopping opportunities. If you're looking for a new adventure…

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Incredible Caves of the Ozarks

Missouri has had the title of being The Cave State for many years. With over 7,000 caves documented in the state’s karst topography, tourists and locals can explore Missouri’s most beautiful and extensive underground caverns. One of Missouri’s most well-known caves is Fantastic Caverns. As the only…

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Restaurants Open On Christmas Day 2020

Check out what restaurants are open on Christmas Day in 2020. Applebee’s 1855 E Primrose St 417-883-4700 Hours: 4pm to 10pm Applebee’s 2430 N Glenstone Ave 417-863-2200 Hours: 4pm to 10pm Asian King Buffet 3130 S Glenstone Ave. 417-889-8388 Hours: 11am to 10 pm Bawi Korean BBQ 4121 S…

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Try These Peppermint Treats Around Springfield

With winter upon us and the holidays approaching, it’s time to pepper up the season with your favorite seasonal treats. Peppermint beverages and treats will warm you up and put you in the mood for those virtual and in-person holiday gatherings with your friends and family. Askinosie Chocolate…

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These Springfield Spots Are Pet-Friendly

Springfield, MO has many activities for visitors and residents to enjoy with their favorite fur companions. Most obvious, of course, are outdoor activities such as exploring the numerous parks and trails that showcase the beauty of the Ozarks. Here are some of the top parks and trails: Springfield…

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