There is so much to do In and Around Springfield, MO, have fun everyone!
Friday, April 12, 13, and 14th!
Live Band Dance, 7pm, at Nixa Senior Center, 404 S. Main. Cover charge, 417-725-2322.
Silver Dollar City's Outlaw Run Grand Opening Celebration with special activities and performances April 12-14th. Silver Dollar City: Friday through Sunday, 399 Silver Dollar City Parkway. One day ticket prices are $58, $48 for ages 4 to 11, and ages 62 and older are $56, tax not included in any ticket prices. 3 and younger are FREE. 800-831-4386.
Elvis Festival, April 12-14th, Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater, 1600 W. Missouri 76. Includes several concerts and activities. The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Contest April 13th, with tickets selling for $12.28 to $33.48. 800-374-7469.
Ghost Tours: 8 to 10pm, Pythian Castle. Cost: $15, 417-865-1464. Hunter Education, 6 to 9pm Friday, 8 to 5pm Saturday, at the Springfield Conservation Nature Center. Ages 11 and older. Register online at mdc.mo.gov. Information at 417-888-4237.
Saturday, April 13
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.
Live Band Dance, 7 PM, Nixa Senior Center, 404 South Main St. Cover charge. 417-725-2322.
Tool Sale, 8am to 2pm at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Us 160 and Aldersgate Drive. Purchase or donate any kind of tool, lawn equipment or fishing gear. Proceeds benefit Least of These food pantry. 300-4695.
Ozark Upper PTA Sixth annual Tiger Streak 1 Mile Run and 5K. 8am, Ozark Upper Elementary, 3600 N. Missouri NN. Entry fee: $25, $10 for Ozark school students and employees.
CASA Superhero Run 5K and Family Walk, 8am, 1111 S. Glenstone Ave. Proceeds benefit CASA Court Appointed Special Advocates for children. 41-864-6202.
Sertoma Celebrate Sound Don't Walk in Silence 5K, 10am, registration at 9am at the campus of MSU, 9901 S. National Ave. Entry fee, $20. 417-863-1231.
Greater Ozarks Audubon Field Trip to Stockton Lake, 8 to 10am, meet at Lowes, Mo 13 and Norton Rd. FREE!
Springfield Area Herb Society Seed Swap Workshop, 9am to 1pm, Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S. Scenic. Cost is $3 for non-members, free to members. 417-869-9750.
Live Well Fitness Fest and Expo, 8:30am to 2:30pm, O'Reilly Family Event Center, 935 N. summit Ave. Participate in fitness classes, attend healthy cooking class, free power lunch, health vendors, massages and mini consultations. $20 for tickets.
Ozarks' Coin Club Identification Evaluation Day, 10am to 2pm, Discovery Center at 438 St. Louis. Up to six coins or pieces of currency will be evaluated by local collectors at no charge. FREE admission, 417-995-2028.
Sunday, April 14th
Greater Ozarks Field Trip to Lake Springfield, 8am to noon. Meet at Lake Springfield Boathouse, 5324 S. Kissick Ave, FREE. 417-725-9481.
Sunday Concert Series: Little Hoover Big Bad Celebrates National Jazz Month, 2pm, Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell Ave. FREE. 417-882-0714
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, lots of steps, cool photo opportunities!!!