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Haunted Bus Tours

Want to know which local spots are home to ghosts and who’s buried in the city’s first cemetery? Hear eerie tales about that and more on the Haunted Bus Tours. Scoop up tickets here.

Spooks & Spirits

Bring your pint-sized ghouls to the Spooks & Spirits Costume Ball benefitting Fish Tales, which cares for youth with disabilities. Kids do the Monster Mash on the dance floor, strut their stuff in...

Adult Spelling Bee

Test your smarts for a good cause at the Adult Spelling Bee at Dublin's Pass. The contest benefits Rare Breed, which helps homeless and at-risk youth. It’s $10 at the door, or $5 if you donate a...

Cigar-Pairing Dinner

Savor a stogie, sip fine rum and devour a five-course Jamaican meal by Metropolitan Farmer’s Wes Johnson at this island-inspired dinner. Plus, learn about cigars from the Just for Him pros. Call...

Ghost Tours

Find out what lurks in Pythian Castle’s dark hallways and creepy corners during Nighttime Ghost Tours. If you dare, pick up tickets to explore the historic mansion here.

Pokémon Day

Let your kiddos flex their artistic skills at Springfield Little Theatre’s Pokémon-themed workshop. Featuring games, dancing and crafts, the day ends with a stage performance for family and...

Gem & Mineral Show

Rock out at the Springfield Rock, Gem & Mineral Show. Admire hundreds of cool gemstones, fossils and stones and listen to educational talks from Missouri State University professor Gary...

Pets & Pumpkins

Get in the Halloween spirit with your furry friends at Pets & Pumpkins on Commercial Street. Youngsters trick or treat, explore a hay maze and strut their stuff in a costume parade. Admission to...

Ask the Bobs

Laugh out loud at Springfield Improv’s Ask the Bobs. Bring your burning questions about life and love to this panel of improv comics and get their wacky advice in return. Snag tickets here.

20 Under 30 Talk

Hear from four of Biz 417's 20 Under 30 class at the B-School Breakfast Series. Network and ask the panelists questions about how mentors shaped them for success along the way. Purchase tickets here.

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