Mar 22

Dec 31

Sight & Sound Theatres-Jonah

Location: Sight & Sound Theatres, 1001 Shepherd of the Hills Expwy., Branson,
Date: Mar 22-Dec 31
Time: Call or check website for details
Admission: Call for details
Phone: 800-377-1277

Sight & Sound Theatres brings the Bible to life on Branson's largest stage. This one-of-a-kind family experience includes a 300-foot wraparound stage, 40-foot-high sets and an amazing variety of live animals. Playing in 2014: "Jonah."

Apr 01

Sep 30

Springfield Cardinals AA Baseball

Location: Hammons Field, 955 E. Trafficway St.
Date: Apr-Sep
Time: Check website
Admission: Check website
Phone: 417-863-2143

The Springfield Cardinals, the AA affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals, season runs Apr-Sep. When you catch a game at Hammons Field, you get a glimpse of what's next for the big leagues!

Apr 04

Apr 26

Fresh Gallery "Fresh Air" Open Juried Competition

Location: 400 West Walnut Street Springfield, MO 65806
Date: Apr4-26
Time: 11am-4pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-862-9300

Fresh Gallery's "Fresh Air" Open Juried Competition is coming up!

Apr 09

Apr 19

Follow the Bunny

Location: Battlefield Mall
Date: Apr 9-19
Time: Hours Vary

The Easter Bunny makes his way to the mall for his fans and pictures before he hides your eggs.

Apr 12

Jan 03

Passages Treasures of the Bible

Location: 3534 E. Sunshine, Springfield, MO 65809
Date: Apr 12- Jan 3
Time: Tues-Sat 10am-6pm Sun 1pm-6pm
Admission: Adult $15.95, Senior $13.95 Military & College Student $11.95 with ID Youth (ages 6-17) $11.95 includes audio Children (ages 5 & under) FREE Closed: Mondays, Easter, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s
Phone: 888.297.8011

The Green family, founders of national arts-and-crafts retailer Hobby Lobby, has amassed one of the world’s largest private collections of rare biblical artifacts. Passages is a 30,000-square-foot, interactive living-history exhibit that chronicles the remarkable story behind the Bible.

Apr 17

Apr 27

Shrek, The Musical

Location: The Landers Theatre, 311 E. Walnut
Date: Apr 4-27
Time: Thu-Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2:30pm (Sat 2:30pm matinee only on April 12, 19 & 26)
Admission: $28.00 Adult $25.00 Senior (62+)/Student/Military $15.00 Children (ages 14 and under)
Phone: 417-869-1334

Based on the Oscar winning DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig. Join Shrek, an unseemly ogre and our unlikely hero, and his hyperactive, loyal steed, Donkey, as they set off to rescue the beautiful, if somewhat temperamental, Princess Fiona. Featuring wonderful new songs including “I’m A Believer,” SHREK THE MUSICAL is dazzling, funny, irreverent and unforgettable while simultaneously delivering important life lessons that add even more color and heart. The world of fairy tales as we know it is turned upside down in this irresistible tale of adventure, laughter and romance. Music by Jeanine Tesori. Book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire.

Tags: Theatre
Apr 17

Dec 27

Farmers Market of the Ozarks

Location: 4139 S. Nature Center Way Rd.
Date: Thu and Sat Year-round
Time: Thu 4-8pm and Sat 8am-1pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-766-8711

Farmers Market of the Ozarks combines farm fresh goodness, hand-crafted products and local eateries, all in one location easily accessible to the Ozarks community. Shop for groceries, find unique gifts, have breakfast and lunch or enjoy some local music, all within the market’s laid back atmosphere under the only permanent farmers' market pavilion in the Ozarks. The market accepts SNAP, debit and credit cards.

Apr 17

Apr 20

Springfield Cardinals vs. Arkansas Travelers

Location: Hammons Field, 955 East Trafficway Street
Date: Apr 17-20
Time: 7:10pm Thu-Fri, 6:10pm Sat, 4:10pm Sun
Admission: See website or contact for details
Phone: 417-863-2143

Enjoy the Double-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals as they face off against the Arkansas Travelers.

Tags: Sports
Apr 17

Apr 20

The Easter Bunny at Bass Pro

Date: Apr 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20
Time: See below
Admission: Free • Monday-Thursday, April 14-17 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. • Friday, April 18 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.

The Easter Bunny is a favorite holiday symbol for many children, and families are invited to bring the kids to their nearest Bass Pro Shops store to have their FREE 4x6 photo taken with the Easter Bunny during the following days and times:

Apr 18

Dec 12

Murder Mystery Dinner

Location: Pythian Castle, 1451 E Pythian St
Date: One Friday a month
Time: Call for details
Admission: $40 ($50 includes Ghost Tour). Reservations required
Phone: 417-865-1464

Three course meal dispersed with fun, interactive event with parts open to the audience

Apr 18

Good Friday Celebration Service & Dinner

Location: Victory Mission Ministry Center 1715 N. Boonville, Springfield, MO 65803
Time: 5 - 7pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 417-831-6387

A worship service followed by a free dinner provided and served by volunteers from Second Baptist Church.

Apr 18

Apr 19

Good Deed Friday

Date: Apr 18-19
Time: 10am-6pm & 9am-5pm
Phone: 417-883-6789

For your Good Friday why not make it a "Good Deed Friday"! Lawrence Photo & Video is donating 5% of all our Lab Sales for Friday & Saturday to The Kitchen, Inc.

Tags: Cultural
Apr 18

Berry Picker- rollout party @ 100 Proof Bar and Lounge

Location: The Leaky Roof Meadery
Date: Apr 18
Time: 6am-12:30pm

Folks in Missouri, this just in! The wait for The Leaky Roof Meadery's - BERRY PICKER - is coming to an end! We're pleased to announce the pre-release party will be Friday, April 18th, at 100 PROOF BAR & LOUNGE. Located in downtown Springfield, MO. 100 Proof has put together a line of mead cocktails and some great musical performances for the event! Music is from 6:00-12:30 pm. We hope to see you there. Slainte!

Tags: Cultural
Apr 19

Go Girl Run - Springfield

Location: See website for details
Date: April 12, 2014
Admission: See website for details

Ready for your next life challenge? Springfield's premier women-only Half Marathon and 5K. It specifically celebrates you and your accomplishments.

Apr 19

Go Girl Run Springfield Half Marathon

Location: Springfield Expo Center
Date: April 19, 2014
Time: 7am-12pm
Admission: See website.

Celebrate health, fitness, friendship and sisterhood in Springfield’s biggest all women’s half marathon and 5k. An event centered around women, all participants receive finisher wine glasses, finisher medal, women’s fitted tee and more!