What is Going on In and Around Springfield, Mo July 27, 28, and 29th.
What is Going on In and Around Springfield, MO this Weekend? Springfield, Mo offers so many awesome fun events that cost and some are FREE! Ozark Empire Fair opens Friday! Branson Landing has a Great Weekend Concert and Peace, Love, and VW Bugs-Parade and Show. Pack a Picnic, Grab your family and friends and Make it a Very Enjoyable, Special Weekend!
Friday, July 27, 2012
Nixa Live Band Dance,7 pm at the Nixa Senior Center, 404 S. Main Street. Cover charge of $3.00 725-2322.
Front Porch Fridays, 7 to 9pm, Fridays during the Summer in Nixa, Mo. Firefighters of Nixa will be available to speak to visitors, pass out coupons for area businesses and conduct tours of Station 1, 711 N. Main St, and Station 2, 301 S. Nicholas Rd. FREE ADMISSION, 725-4025.
Ozark Empire Fair OPENING DAY! Ozark Empire Fiargrounds, 3001 N. Grant Ave. Fair continues daily throught Aug 4th. 11am to 11pm daily, midway opens at 1pm. Livestock shows begin at 8am. Grandstand concerts include Glen Campbell July 27th. $38, $28, and $20. Gate admission is $6.00, $2 for kids 6 to 12, FREE to kids 5 and under. Advance tickets, $5, $1 for kids 6 to 12. superpass, includes admission and ride armband is $20. Parking is $4.00 daiily. 833-2660, www.ozarkempirefair.com
Saturday, July 28, 2012
Community Breakfast Community Breakfast, 7-10am, Nixa Community Center, 404 S. Main. St. Cost $4, $3 for ages 12 to 5, Free for kids under 5.
Movie Day at the Library, 1 to 2pm, Christian County Library, 1005 N. 4th Ave. FREE 581-2432.
Peace, Love, and VW Bugs---Parade Show, noon, Branson Landing's Promonade. VW Bugs,vans will be on display with the Awards Ceremony at 6pm. FREE Got a VW, you want to share, make sure you read all about it..
Cassville, Discover Nature Women: Trout Fishing 9am to 2pm, Roaring River State Park, 2716 Farm Rd 2239. Spin-cast fishing equipment (not fly rods) and basic instruction will be provided. Meet at Roaring River Hatchery at 9am. Women only, girls ages 12-17 must be accompanied by and adult female. Participants 16 years of age or older must have a a valid fishing permit. FREE, registration required. 888-4237.
Springfield Writers' Guild meeting. 11am, Heritage Caferteria, 1364 E. Battlefield Rd. Romance author, Angela Drake will be the guest speaker. Free to visitors, annual dues are $15. 831-9921. Email:
Racing to Read Storytime, Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell Ave. Grades 6-12. FREE, registration required. 882-0714.
Teen Friday Nights at the Library Station 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for Grades 6-12. If it's Friday night, there is something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in for games, crafts and special events
Get the Skinny! Library Station 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for grades 6-12. Enjoy the cutting-edge, lightning-fast style of Springfield’s funniest comedy and improv group, The Skinny Improv.
Sunday, July 29
Ozark Empire Fair Sunday! Ozark Empire Fiargrounds, 3001 N. Grant Ave. Fair continues daily throught Aug 4th. 11am to 11pm daily, midway opens at 1pm. Livestock shows begin at 8am. Grandstand concert is Dierks Bentley $45.50, $35.50, and $28.50. Gate admission is $6.00, $2 for kids 6 to 12, FREE to kids 5 and under. Advance tickets, $5, $1 for kids 6 to 12. superpass, includes admission and ride armband is $20. Parking is $4.00 daiily. 833-2660, www.ozarkempirefair.com
Things to Do Anytime
Nixa Aquatics Center, 401 N. Taylor Way. Open Swim hours 1 to 8pm. Monday – Friday noon to 8pm, Saturday noon to 8pm, and Sunday noon to 6pm. Splash time is 10-11:15. Admission: $4 for residence, $5 for non-residence, $2 for splash time. Free for kids under $2.
White Water is open May 26th through Labor Day. One day ticket price is $38 plus tax, $32 ages 4 to 11, $ 27 for ages 62 and older, free for ages 3 and younger. Information: 1(800)831-4386. Make it a Fun Weekend, Shopping at the Landing, Picnic at Table Rock, Hike at the Nature Center, Bike Ride on the Ozark Greenways, play Air Soft at So Go Air Soft in Ozark, Mo.
Headed out to eat? Don't forget to check the Greene County Health Department Ratings of your resturaunt of choice.
***There is so much to do “In and Around Springfield, Mo.” The information shared in this blog is information obtained through a variety of sources, I recommend verifying your event is still scheduled to take place. Make it a Weekend full of Memories with those you love while enjoying what is going on, “In and Around Springfield, MO July 27, 28 and 29th, 2012.