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Movie Monday

Gather the kids and start the week on a fun note at the library’s free monthly movie night. Munch on popcorn as you enter the wacky animal kingdom of Zootopia.


Hear ye, hear ye: Marvel at recreations of the Middle Ages and sample mead aplenty at 7C’s Winery’s MeadFest. Revel with hundreds of others and wear medieval garb to participate in a costume...

Puppy Party

Have a doggone good time at the Dog Fest & Dachshund Dash. Don’t miss the namesake event when adorable dachshunds race as fast as their little legs can carry them. The pup-friendly event is free...

Hippos on Holiday

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo’s “hippo sisters” will vacation in 417-land.

Monarch Mysteries

Bug out at the Springfield Nature Conservation Center’s Monarch Mysteries. Learn about the pretty black-and-orange insect through hands-on games and activities. The educational evening is perfect...

Black Walnut Festival

Go nuts with carnival games, music, a tractor pull, pie contest and more at Stockton’s Black Walnut Festival. Come back over the weekend for more fun like walnut cooking demos and a parade.

Chardonnay Tasting

Compare Chardonnays from around the world at Vino Cellar’s Varietal Flight Series. Learn about how the wines are made and the regions where they are crafted. Score tickets here.

Branson Sweepstakes

Feel the need for speed? Enter to win a $200 gift card to The Track Family Fun Park, home to go-karts, laser tag, mini-golf and more. The sweepstakes runs through September 30!

Peter Pan

Journey to Neverland at Springfield Little Theatre's Peter Pan. The high-flying musical tells the tale of Peter Pan, Tinker Bell, the Lost Boys, Captain Hook and others. Call 417-869-1334 for...

Food Truck Fest

Food Truck Fest Chow down on cuisine from dozens of food trucks from across the state at this moveable feast. Groove to live music from local bands and sip on adult beverages while little ones...

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