Fun Stuff Weekend!



First Friday Artwalk in downtown Springfield. The self-guided tour  begins at 6 pm until 10 pm. FREE family fun

Bulls and Barrels- Friday night at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds. Tickets still available.

Back to School Bash and lock-in at Incredible Pizza Company. $25 dollars for this all night of food, fun and fellowship from 11 pm until 4 am! Purchase tickets in advance at


Ozark Empire Fair runs thru Saturday night! Ozark Thunder Outlaw Truck and Tractor pull will be in the Grandstands! Gates open at 5 – the pull begins at 6 pm.

16th Annual Kid’A-thon is a mini triathlon for kids 5-12 years old. Kids swim, bike and run their way to victory in events designed for their age group. Entry fee is 35 dollars per child.  Get more info at the Springfield Greene County Park Board.

Parents day out at Nathanael Green Park 2400 S. Scenic. This 3 hour drop in daycare will hand out allergy free snacks, a t shirt and more. Cost is $20 per child. The event is from 3- 6 pm.

Snake Awareness at Bennett Spring State park in Lebanon. A “snake wrangler” will provide an opportunity for you to better understand these misunderstood creatures. Stop by the Bennett Spring Nature Center from 11 am to 1:30 pm and enjoy the outdoor activities of native reptiles FREE

Diaper Dash and Brunch Bash 1 mile 5K,and 10K  Rain or shine at the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame- Registration at 7 am with races in waves beginning at 8:30 followed by Brunch and Bash. Registration $35 race day and proceeds benefit  Diaper Bank of the Ozarks & the children’s charities

Youngblood Outdoor Movie Night- “Wreck It Ralph” Glowsticks for the kids. Bring your own chairs and drinks the popcorn will be provided. The movie begins around 8:30 pm 3505 S. Campbell