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South Avenue Street Fest

Be among the first to see the placemaking demonstration on South Avenue between McDaniel and Walnut Streets! That block will feature wider sidewalks, outdoor cafe seating, art installations and more! The demonstration will run Oct. 15-24 to

BBQ Cook Off for iCare

Grab your family and come out to Pearson-Kelly Technology to snag a Hurts donut, listen to some 90s throwbacks, take a swing at a copier and sample some BBQ! Pearson-Kelly goes head to head against Guaranty Bank’s

FREE Trunk or Treat

An invitation to the Springfield community, a FREE Trunk or Treat event THIS Friday, October 15 from 5-6:30PM at The Arc’s of the Ozarks Pythian office (1501 E Pythian St, Springfield, MO). This amazing, family-friendly event features

The Queen City Taco Tuesday

Plan your exercise and dinner now! Riding from the Springfield Art Museum, finishing off at Tie and Timber/Cherry Picker/Team Tacos, etc. Grab whatever bike you own. Join everyone for a social paced ride around the Queen City.

Baby Cereal Recall!

Heads up Parents!  There is a baby cereal recall!  Look in the pantry and see if you have the  “Parent’s Choice Rice Baby Cereal.”  This is a voluntary recall for cautionary measures. According to the Food and

Gigs in the Garden

Event by Friends Of The Garden and Springfield Sister Cities Springfield Botanical Gardens at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park Duration: 1 hr Public  · Anyone on or off Facebook 𝘍𝘳𝘦𝘦 𝘖𝘶𝘵𝘥𝘰𝘰𝘳 𝘊𝘰𝘯𝘤𝘦𝘳𝘵 𝘚𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘗𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘦𝘥 𝘣𝘺 𝘊𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘳𝘢𝘭 𝘉𝘢𝘯𝘬 𝘰𝘧


Do you like suspense? Are you bold enough to walk through the depths and darkness of PARANORMAL CIRQUE? Monsters might be lurking just around the corner! This is a special concoction mixture of fear, amusement, and surprise

Art In The Park

Art in the Park is an outdoor art festival in Sequiota Park, one of the most beautiful parks in SW MO. Approximately two dozen fine artists from around the states displaying and selling their art, hosted by

417 New Business!

Let’s head to Willard! Who’s hungry for BBQ? “Hog Tide Bar-B-Que” will be opening a second location in Willard really soon. You will find “Hog Tide” at 304 E Jackson street and this will become their second

New and Improved

Innovators keep coming up with the next best thing and before you know it, things as we knew it are no more. Take a trip down memory lane with this curated list from Stacker of products that

What’s New in 417?

Rogersville, Missouri- just east of Springfield on Highway 60 has a new Dentist office. Clear Creek Family Dental-  located now at 203 Jamestown Blvd. Rogersville Native, Dr. Zimmer is now scheduling appointments. Most insurances are accepted.  Welcome

BMX Gold Cup Final

Spokes BMX is a Springfield Community BMX race track partners with Greene county park aimed to encourage cycling for all patrons. The organization is a 100% volunteer, our success is based on the collaboration of our community

What’s New in SW Mo?

“Hot Cluckers”  is now on the southside, in the Old  “Famous Dave’s” building on South Campbell.  Get ready Springfield for Fried Chicken, Hot Chicken, Southern Fried Catfish, Burgers, Wings, Cashew Chicken, Sandwiches and even waffles.. Hot Cluckers


Many of you probably rushed outside to find out what on earth rattled your core earlier today. Well, if you didn’t know by out it was in fact a sonic boom. The Greene County Emergency Management Office

Fall Home Tour

Fall Home Tour Take a self-guided tour through east Springfield’s most beautiful homes and support the mission of the Junior League of Springfield! You’ll enjoy live music and cooking demonstrations throughout the tour as well as get

Republic Pumpkin Daze

If you’re ready to celebrate the fall weekends, then Pumpkin Daze in Republic has you covered. It’s a free event with crafts and food booths, a pedal toy tractor pull, and much more. Republic is one of

Fall Into Harvest Fest

Autumn is here and so are the festivities. Enjoy a visit to the Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze at this year’s modified Harvest Fest at Rutledge- Wilson Farm Park. Find the perfect pumpkin for the season in

Go Bears!

Missouri State University will be hosting the South Dakota Coyotes Saturday night in Plaster Stadium! This will be the Missouri Valley Football Conference opener, as the Bears defend their co-championship title from the spring.  Kickoff Saturday will

What is New in Nixa?

WTG city of Nixa!!  Look for workers to put the finishing touches on a new  roundabout at the intersection of East Tracker Road and Old Castle Road. The intersection is currently closed but should be open soon

What’s NEW in 417 Land?

The Battlefield Mall has a BUNCH of new stores inside and outside the complex.  With Fall coming in on Wednesday its time for Mums, Aster’s and holiday decorations. Check out Garden Adventures Nursery!  This locally-owned nursery will

Fall Fun This Weekend!

Weekend Update for Sept 17-19 Friday Steam-O-Rama  at 7175 W. Farm Road 170 in Republic. This 3 day event features Harrison Machine Works “Jumbo” steam engines and John Deere gas engines, tractors and equipment.  Come out for

Would YOU Do This?

 We here in SW Missouri, live by the words “Show Me” which is our states motto, BUT…. would YOU be a part of this? For the first time ever, a spaceship carrying only inexperienced civilians is about

WTG Missouri!

This is exciting news- according to the real estate website, “Roofstock” Missouri is actually ranked at number 12 out of the 50 states in which to buy a home!! You get more bang, or in this case,

Need Weekend Family Fun?

Plenty of fall things to see and enjoy this weekend in the Ozarks!  WEEKEND UPDATE FOR SEPT 3-5 FRIDAY  First Friday Artwalk in Downtown Springfield 6-10 pm Free self guided tour “hands on” activities Mule Days at

Brew at the Zoo

Brew at the Zoo is coming Saturday September 18th from 5:30-9 PM at the Dickerson Park Zoo.  This is a 21 and up event.  New this year they have a VIP ticket for early access, private VIP

New in 417?

Coffee, Coffee, Coffee…..A new place to get our Joe! The Black Lab Coffee Co Downtown  just opened up  last June. Easily accessible, The Black Lab Coffee is found at 300 W. McDaniel St, next to Tinga Taco.

Powerball TONIGHT!

The Powerball jackpot on this Monday, yes, Monday, is at $332 Million dollars! No one picked the 6 right numbers on Saturday night, so the money is climbing again. How would you spend the money? Easy to