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Explore The Wonders of Dickerson Park Zoo

Dickerson Park Zoo is a self-guided walking tour with a wide variety of animal exhibits. Learn about more than 500 animals while strolling along the 1.2 miles of paved trails. The zoo is organized geographically with animals from Asia, South America, Australia, Africa and other parts of the world…

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6 Places To Unwind & Relax In Springfield

If you're considering taking some time to unwind and relax from a stressful 2020, check out these salons and spas that are the perfect place to treat yourself. Rainbow Nails Photo courtesy of Rainbow Nails Nothing freshens up a look more than newly manicured nails. Rainbow Nails is home to…

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A Local's Two-Day Guide To Springfield, MO

Are you looking to visit Springfield, Missouri but only have a couple of days? Not to worry! Curated by a local, here is a short guide of Springfield featuring all the highlights and must-see sights. Photo by Natalie LaTurno Springfield, Missouri is a mid-sized city in the Midwest, but it’s…

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8 Places To Warm Up This Winter In Springfield

With cold weather setting in, heading outside may not sound the most appealing. There are plenty of warm and cozy experiences around Springfield to warm you up and get you back into the swing of things. Check out some of these places to warm your toes and spirit this winter. 4 By 4 Brewing Company…

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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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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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