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Summertime Water Activities To Do Around The Ozarks

If you’re looking for ways to cool off this summer, check out these water activities in and around Springfield and the Ozarks area. Kayaking At Lake Springfield Boathouse You don’t need to buy a kayak to go kayaking. You can rent kayaks, canoes, and tandem kayaks for a few bucks an hour at Lake…

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6 Must-Visit State Parks A Short Drive From Springfield

Every state is unique and has different characteristics, from the giant peaks of Colorado to the beautiful forests of Washington. Wherever you are in the United States, you are probably just a short distance from one of the thousands of state parks. According to America’s State Parks, “State parks…

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Farms To Visit In The Springfield Area

When I first visited Springfield, I didn’t expect to find a city embedded with such a rich farming culture full of farm stands and pastures. According to the Missouri Dept. of Agriculture, the Show-Me State is home to about 95,000 farms, covering two-thirds of the state’s total land acreage. On…

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The Springfield, Missouri Spring Bucket List

Wondering what to do this spring in Springfield? Check out our Springfield, Missouri, spring bucket list for ideas to make this season the best ever. Attend The World’s Fishing Fair To celebrate its 50th anniversary, Bass Pro Shops is hosting the World’s Fishing Fair exclusively at the store in…

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Get Great Pie On Pi Day At These Springfield Pie Shops

March 14th is famously known as National Pi Day, and there is some pretty great pie around Springfield. If you’re looking to sink your teeth into some tasty treats, here are some of the places you can get a slice on 3.14. Prairie Pie Photo courtesy of Prairie Pie Prairie Pie is a wholesale pie…

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Springfield: The Shopping Hub of the Ozarks

Shopping in Springfield is an excursion with hundreds of stores throughout the city. If you’re looking to spend some cash on a souvenir, update your wardrobe, or find something unique for your home, here are some must-see shopping districts. Battlefield Mall features more than 150 stores in 1.2…

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Things To Do With Kids In Springfield, Missouri

No matter how old your kids are, Springfield has activities for kids spanning all ages. Check out some of Springfield’s top activities you can do with kids. Wonders of Wildlife Prepare to spend up to four hours exploring Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium. Voted America’s Best Aquarium…

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14+ Places To Watch The Big Game In Springfield

If you can’t catch the game at home or you’re looking for a place to hang out with a few friends, here are some places in Springfield to catch the big game. 4 By 4 Brewing Company 4 By 4 is a locally based, community and family-minded tap room/brewing company. Across from Sequiota park, come join…

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