The Show Me Gourd Society’s 14th Annual Gourd Festival will be at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds in Springfield April 28-29.
The event features artists showcasing their gourd artwork using a variety of media including painting, beading, carving and more. Vendors, classes, door prizes, a kids’ gourd craft area and gourd art competition are also part of the event.
The festival is open to the public 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 28 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 29. Admission is $5 for a weekend pass; children under 12 are admitted free. Parking is free.
For more information, visit www.showmegourdsociety.com.