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Things To Do This Month In Springfield, MO: February 2023

Check out these events happening in the Springfield, Missouri, area in February 2023. Ian Flemings “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” See “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” performed live at the Springfield Little Theatre. An eccentric inventor, Caractacus Potts sets about restoring an old race car from a scrap heap…

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These Were @417Foodist's Must-Try Restaurant Picks Of 2022

As a food blogger, I visit many restaurants in my spare time. When I go out to eat, I like to try and visit someplace I haven’t been before, but there’s always an exception to the rule. These were some of my top eating establishments in 2022 that I’ll be eating at again and again! Therefore, Pizza…

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4 Spa Treatments Worth The Splurge

Between meals, live entertainment and art galleries, carve out time to pamper yourself at these spas in the Missouri Ozarks. BODY WRAP AT ACACIA SPA Once you’ve walked the Galloway Creek Greenway Trail and grabbed a beer at one of the two local breweries in Galloway, book some you time at Acacia Spa…

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These Restaurants Are Coming To Springfield In 2023

With the new year comes new beginnings from some of our well-known business owners in Springfield. These are some of the new restaurants and businesses opening this year. Trailer Perk Coffee Known for its brightly colored coffee trailer, Trailer Perk Coffee is shifting over to a brick-and-mortar…

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Things To Do This Month In Springfield: January 2023

Check out all the events happening in the Springfield, Missouri, area in January 2023. New Year’s Brunch at Dogwood Canyon Begin 2023 cozied up creek-side at the rustic Canyon Grill Restaurant. The New Year’s Day Brunch will have traditional breakfast favorites like waffles, pastries and Dogwood…

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6 New Winter Menu Items To Try

New winter menu items are starting to pop up all over the Ozarks. Everything from sweet treats and savory goodies to must-try coffee and eggnog-infused dishes. Throw on those coats and gloves, and head out into the Ozarks to try some mouthwatering delicacies at locally owned establishments. Kingdom…

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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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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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Cozy Fireplaces & Fire Pits Around The Ozarks

If you love the feel of a warm fire during the fall and wintertime, cozy up at these fireplaces and fire pits around the Ozarks. Vantage Rooftop Lounge Springfield’s only rooftop bar, Vantage pulls out the heaters and fire pits as the weather begins to cool down in the fall, winter and early spring…

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5 Spots Perfect For Biking In The Ozarks

This upcoming season is the perfect time to hit the trails on your bike and explore our area’s winding trails, peaceful lakes, and spectacular views of our colorful landscape. Whether you’re just starting or have been shredding for years, there’s a trail for everyone to enjoy in the Ozarks. Here are…

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