There is so much to do In and Around Springfield, MO, have fun everyone!
Friday, March 1
Friday Art Walk, A self-guided art gallery tour. 6 to 10pm, downtown Springfield, Mo. Features, art, live music, hands on activities at several venues. Exhibits remain at the galleries throughout the month. Click Here for Map of Art Walk. FREE, 417-862-2787 ext. 25. get out and enjoy our beautiful Ozarks.
Live Band Dance, 7pm, Nixa Senior Center, 404 S. Main St. Cover Charge.
Into the Woods," presented by College of the Ozarks theater and music department, 7:30 PM. Friday and Saturday at the campus of C of O. Tickets: $15; $13 for seniors and non-C of O students; $11 for ages 12 and younger. 417 690-2626.
Channeling at the Castle, 8 PM, Pythian castle, 1451 E. Pythian St. Tickets; $15. 417-865-1460pythancastle.com.
The Conversation with Bob Linder, 6:30 PM, full arts center, campus and Drew University, 900 North Denton Ave. Linder, photojournalists for more than 30 years with the Springfield News Leader. Linder will discuss how technology has changed news gathering and storytelling. Free. 417-873-7347.
RV Megashow, 10 AM to 6 PM, Friday and Saturday, 11 AM to 4 PM Sunday. 3001 North Grand Ave. at Ozark Empire fairgrounds 660-723-1115.
Relics Antique Mall Garage Sale, 10 AM to 6 PM. Friday and Saturday, noon to 6pm Sunday. Relics antique mall, 2015 W. Battlefield Rd. Free! 417-885-0007.
Saturday, March 2
All-you-can-eat Breakfast, 7 to 9 AM, VFW Post 7628, 104 S. 1st St. Admission: $3; $2 for ages 6 to 12; free to five and younger. 417-581-5553.
Inviting Birds and Teacher Garden, 10 AM, Gardens adventures nursery, 1900 W. Mount Vernon St. Brooks Brown will discuss wild birds unlimited and how to attract bluebirds to your yard. Free; no registration required 417-725-3223.
Live Band Dance, 7 PM, Nixa Senior Center, 404 South Main St. Cover charge. 417-725-2322.
Start your Family Tree 10 AM to 11 AM, Christian County Library, 1005 N. 4th Ave. Class covers the basics of tracing family history. Free and registration required. Http://christiancountylibrary.lib.mo.us
Colon Cancer Awareness Event, presented by Mercy Cancer resource center and American Cancer Society, 10 AM to 2 PM, HyVee stores, 1720 West Battlefield Rd. 15' x 40' inflatable replica of the colon at the store entrance. Right about: health, cancer prevention and early detection by visiting the new tables in the club form. Cooking demonstrations, with the emphasis on Colon Cancer prevention every 30 minutes free! 417-820-3324.
Severe Weather Awareness Expo, presented by the National Weather Service, noon to 4 PM, that a full mall, 2825 South Glenstone Ave. The family friendly event focuses on preparation and safety during inclement weather conditions with vendors, storm vehicles, the tornado simulator, giveaways. 417-883-7777.
Sunday, March 3
Comedian Brian Reagan, 7 PM, Cloyce theater, 325 Park Central East. Tickets; $42.50. 417-863-9491.
Other Things You Can Do "In and Around Springfield, Mo"
There are Lots of Fun things to Enjoy Outside, Busiek State Park has an Outdoor Shooting Range and is located off 65 between Ozark and Branson, Mo. Only 2 Lanes but a great place to practice shooting.
Ha Ha Tonka State Park is located in, Camdenton, Mo Great Walking Trails are available