Check out these events happening in the Springfield, Missouri area in July 2024, from outdoor festivals and plays to fireworks displays. To see a full event calendar, click here.

Fireburst at Table Rock Lake

Fireburst at Table Rock Lake

See brilliant fireworks over Table Rock Lake at Kimberling City. Fireburst is an over 30-year tradition sponsored by the Table Rock Lake Chamber of Commerce. Scheduled near the Kimberling City bridge, the display can be viewed by land or boat.

When: July 2, 2024 8:30 p.m.

Where: 7 Bridgeview Dr., Kimberling City

Springfield’s Old-Fashioned 4th of July Parade & Celebration

This will be the 33rd annual event, and parade entries will include Springfield Fire Department Honor Guard, antique cars and trucks, Victorian Ladies Marching Drill Team, floats and more!

The parade begins at 10 a.m. at the intersection of Central and Drury Lane.

When: 10 a.m.–1 p.m., July 4, 2024

Where: Midtown Neighborhood

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Fireworks at Hammons Field

Fireworks are back at Hammons Field for 2024. Following the game, fans are allowed on the award-winning field for an impressive fireworks experience.

When: July 4, July 5, July 6, July 12, July 26, 2024

Where: 955 E. Trafficway St., Springfield

SEArenity Yoga

Searenity Yoga

SEArenity Yoga is a yoga experience like no other. Follow along with an instructor for an hour of relaxation in front of Wonders of Wildlife’s Open Ocean Exhibit. This class is perfect for any level of experience—just bring your gear with you!

When: 7:30-8:30 p.m. July 4, 2024

Where: 500 W. Sunshine St., Springfield

Fireworks at Top of The Rock

Join Top of the Rock this Independence Day for one of their signature Patriotic Picnics. Witness a roaring airshow, listen to live music, and have a chance to visit lots of exclusive attractions! Don’t forget to bring your blankets and lawn chair for the closing fireworks show.

When: July 4 5:30–9 p.m., 2024

Where: 150 Top of the Rock Road, Ridgedale

“Mystic Pizza” at Tent Theatre

Mystic Pizza

Tent Theatre is putting on the moving coming-of-age musical Mystic Pizza. Get immersed in the 1980s setting with the best mega hits from the decade while enjoying the unique indoor-outdoor experience that Tent Theatre offers.

When: July 5–13, 2024

Where: 525 S. John Q Hammons Pkwy., Springfield

Show Me Skate Invitational Tournament

The Show Me Skate Invitational Tournament is here! Come watch as skaters compete to take home the prize! There will also be fun off-track games, photo ops, and more.

When: July 5–7, 2024 

Where: 3001 N. Grant Ave., Springfield

Grill Fest

If you want to step up your BBQ game this summer, look no further than the Farmers Market of the Ozark’s Grill Fest! Watch grilling demos as you shop around and find the perfect supplies for your next barbecue.

When: July 6, 2024

Where: 2144 E. Republic Road, Springfield 

Ozark Lunkers Home Game

The Ozark Lunkers will be here in town this July to play in two exciting can’t miss games of indoor football. Come support your local team and see for yourself what all the hype is about.

When: July 6 and July 13, 2024

Where: 3001 N. Grant Ave., Springfield

Teddy Bear Picnic

Teddy Bear Picnic

Celebrate International Teddy Bear Picnic Day with the park board! Join in on story time, arts and crafts, treats (while supplies last), and the teddy bear parade! Admission is free but you do have to sign up in advance, so grab a spot while you can!

When: 10 a.m.-12 p.m. July 10, 2024 

Where: 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield

Summer Nights at Silver Dollar City

Enjoy over 12 hours of nonstop fun during Summer Nights at Silver Dollar City. The theme park is open from 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., so ride all day and into the night with extended ride time on many rides and attractions. Each evening ends with a grand fireworks show over the city.

When: July 13–Aug. 4, 2024

Where: 399 Silver Dollar City Pkwy., Branson

The Wallflowers at the Gillioz Theatre

Who doesn’t love some good ol’ Rock ‘n Roll? The Wallflowers will be visiting the Gillioz Theatre and putting their decades of experience to show! Grab some tickets, and get ready to rock out to their great tunes!

When: 8 p.m. July 14, 2024 

Where: 325 Park Central E, Springfield

Real Madrid Soccer Summer Camp

Real Madrid Foundation

If your kids want something fun and active this summer, look no further than Real Madrid’s Soccer Summer Camp. From ages 6 to 17, soccer players of any level can join and hone their skills with the help of UEFA-certified coaches.

When: 9 a.m.–3 p.m. July 15-19, 2024 

Where: 209 Airport Blvd, Springfield

Edgar Allen Poe Pop-Up Speakeasy

Edgar Allen Poe Pop-Up Speakeasy

Delve into the haunting yet beautiful work of Edgar Allen Poe within this new pop-up speakeasy. This 21+ event is a 4-part cocktail experience with pairings lined up with in-person readings of some of his best stories!

When: July 18–20, 2024 

Where: 521 E. St. Louis St., Springfield

Price Cutter Charity Championship 

Come enjoy gold for a good cause! The Price Cutter Charity Championship is here in town, having earnings from the proceeds go towards many Ozark children charity organizations!

When: 7 a.m. July 18, 2024

Where: 5400 S. Highland Springs Blvd, Springfield

Movies In The Park

Jordan Valley Park Movies

An excellent evening family activity happening this summer is the free, family-friendly movie screenings at Jordan Valley Park! Each movie will have themed concessions and crafts available, so all you have to worry about is bringing your own seating. Movies begin at dusk.

When: July 19, 3024

Where: 635 E. Trafficway St., Springfield

Rubicon Comic, Toy & Collectibles Convention

Come get your geek on at Rubicon’s Comic, Toy & Collectibles Convention held at Relic’s event center. Pursue booths full of memorabilia from all your favorite games, movies, and other media.

When: July 20, 2024

Where: 2015 W. Battlefield Road, Springfield

Moe’s Tavern Pop-up

Springfield is coming to Springfield! Visit a recreation of Moe’s Tavern from the famous Simpsons TV show! Grab a drink, play some pull, or even catch a prank call.

When: July 18–22, 2024

Where: 9003 Sawgrass Ave., Nixa

Killer Queen- A Tribute To Queen Featuring Patrick Myers as Freddie Mercury  

Come out and jam to songs by one of the most well known bands of all time! The Internationally renowned band Killer Queen will be here to perform their hearts like no other in this unforgettable concert.

When: 7 p.m. July 24, 2024

Where: 325 Park Central E, Springfield

88th Annual Ozark Empire Fair- Summer’s Biggest Party

Ozark Empire Fairgrounds

The 88th Annual Ozark Empire Fair is back once again for the summer! Visitors can enjoy rides, games, food, and much more at this long-running and classic Ozarks event.

When: July 25–Aug. 3, 2024

Where: 3001 N. Grant Ave., Springfield

Ozark Mountain Nationals

Come watch as the Ozark Mountain Nationals are in town. Watch as many disciplines of physical combat come and show off all they’ve got in this exciting competition!

When: July 26–27, 2024

Where: 2546 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield

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