Want to celebrate spring break? Check out all the events happening in Springfield the March 10-20.

Trout Fishing at Rockbridge Rainbow Trout Farm

March 1 marks the beginning of trout season in Missouri, and there’s no better place to celebrate than Rockbridge Rainbow Trout Farm. Use your fly rod in the rapids, teach your children to cast below the waterfall or catch your own perfect rainbow! After you’ve cast your last line, head over to the restaurant and enjoy a delicious, home-cooked meal. This 2000+ acre resort in the heart of the Ozark Mountains is the perfect place to spend some of your spring break.

When: Anytime

Where: 4297 County Rd. 142, Rockbridge 

Shapel Lacy at Blue Room Comedy Club

Shapel Lacey

See Shapel Lacy at Blue Room Comedy Club for his stand-up routine with topics ranging from living in Mesa, Arizona to being a cheerleader for University of Louisville.

When: March 10-12

Where: 420 W. College St., Springfield

Tom Segura At The Gillioz Theatre

See Tom Segura perform his comedy tour "I'm Coming Everywhere" at the Gillioz Theatre in downtown Springfield. He is best known for his Netflix specials, "Ball Hog" (2020), "Disgraceful" (2018), "Mostly Stories" (2016) and "Completely Normal" (2014).

When: March 11 

Where: 325 Park Central East, Springfield

‘Steel Magnolias’ by Springfield Little Theater at Landers Theatre

See the Springfield Little Theatre perform "Steel Magnolias." A young beautician, newly arrived in a small Louisiana town, finds work at the local salon, where a small group of women share a close bond of friendship, and welcome her into the fold.

When: March 11-13

Where: 311 E. Walnut St., Springfield

St. Patrick’s Day Pub Crawl

Queen City Pub Crawls March 2022

Tour 11 venues and crawl Downtown Springfield’s bar scene to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Wristbands are $15 and can be purchased at the venues listed above.

When: March 12

Where: Downtown, Springfield

Carly Pearce at the Gillioz Theatre

Listen to Carly Pearce at the Gillioz Theatre perform songs from her debut album "Every Little Thing."

When: March 12

Where: 325 Park Central East, Springfield

Overnight Backpacking Trip at Ozark Highlands Trail with 37 North

Spend your spring break exploring one of the most scenic backpacking trails in the Ozarks - the Ozark Highlands Trail. All levels of outdoor experience are welcome as the experts at 37 North Expeditions guide the hike, prepare your meals and provide your whole family with camping equipment! Click here for more information.

When: March 12-13

Where: Click here for more information.

Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter at Alamo

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Springfield, Missouri

Join The Alamo for a Riddikulus-ly fun time as they celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter movies. The Alamo invites everyone (even Slytherins) to dress up and experience the magic on the big screen.

When: March 12 and March 19

Where: 4005 S. Ave., Springfield

Wonders of Wildlife Spring Break Camp

Wonders Of Wildlife Spring Break Camp

Get up close and personal with Wonders of Wildlife’s animals while your kids explore the amazing world of conservation. Students will encounter live animals, learn the importance of conservation and become stewards of the land and water. Camp is for ages 6-8 and 8-11.

When: March 14-18

Where: 500 W. Sunshine St., Springfield

National Christian HomeSchool Basketball Championships 

This annual event brings in teams from around the nation and is known to be the world's largest homeschool event.

When: March 14-18

Where: Multiple locations

Steve-O: The Bucket List Tour

"Jackass" star, stand-up comedian, and "New York Times" best-selling author, Steve-O, is bringing The Bucket List Tour to The Gillioz Theatre.

When: March 18

Where: 325 Park Central East, Springfield

Wood Burning and Charcuterie at Dogwood Canyon

Wood Burning + Charcuterie Dogwood Canyon

Learn a fun new skill this spring break while enjoying some of the most breathtaking sights the Ozarks has to offer. Join 417 Charcuterie at beautiful Dogwood Canyon where you’ll burn your own wood board and learn how to arrange the perfect charcuterie. Click here to learn more.

When: March 20

Where: 2038 West State Hwy. 86, Lampe

Waterfalls Hike at Glory Hole and Kings River with 37 North

Start your morning hiking a couple miles to see Glory Hole, a waterfall formed by a stream that flows through the ceiling of an overhang cave. After that, you’re just a short drive and a beautiful hike away from seeing the sights and sounds at King River Falls. As always, 37 North Expeditions will pick you up, guide the trip and take you home! 

When: March 20

Where: Click here to see more details about the trip.

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