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12 Perfect Days

12 Perfect Days

We planned 12 ways to create your ideal summer day.

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The Golden Girl Rum Club

The Golden Girl Rum Club

Four young movers and shakers team up to create a rum bar that is making waves in downtown Springfield and beyond.

Fresh and Easy

Fresh and Easy

Local companies offer up food subscriptions that make it super-simple to get fresh veggies and locally made food week after week.

Dine Under the Sun

Dine Under the Sun

It’s warm, it’s sunny, and it’s food truck season! Find your favorite from our list of tasty trucks, then head out (slathered in sunscreen, of course) for some outdoor dining and creative...

Ice Cream Road Trip

Ice Cream Road Trip

How many locally made ice cream treats have you tried? Pack up the kids for a luscious little road trip, and try a new one this month.

Vito's Kitchen

Vito's Kitchen

Vito Palmietto is dishing out New York–style pizza so good it’s mending relationships.

Summer Must-Haves

Summer Must-Haves

Heather Kane's picks for prepping your wardrobe and medicine cabinet with summer must-haves.

Green Gallery

Green Gallery

At Green Gallery in Ozark, a plethora of plants meet a wide world of quirky antiques, making it a fun spot to explore.

Suit Up

Suit Up

No matter your shape or personality, local boutiques have an array of swimsuit styles to suit you.

Namaste Wear

Namaste Wear

The Onzie clothing line combines fashion with function to help you look and feel your best on the mat.

Weekend Warrior

Weekend Warrior

Keep your summer style simple with this season’s weekend staples. They are classic with just the right amount of spice. Whether you’re spending your days at the farmers’ market or at the...

Father’s Day Gifting

Father’s Day Gifting

Need a great gift for dad? We’ve rounded up five local spots that can offer something new for the man who has it all.

Eight Questions with Jesse Tyler

Eight Questions with Jesse Tyler

Springfield’s fourth- or fifth-best person to invite to a party is taking to the streets to cycle across the United States raising money for a good cause.

Ask Dylan

Ask Dylan

417 Magazine’s General Manager Dylan Whitaker is now your personal answer man. Every month, he’s at your service—looking near and far to find the solutions to all your 417-land queries.

Getaway to Broken Arrow

Getaway to Broken Arrow

You can find summertime fun, scenic landscapes and some urban flair in the town of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. It’s located just 180 miles southwest of Springfield, making it the perfect quick trip...

Age-Old Questions

Age-Old Questions

Dealing with the ramifications of aging can be incredibly stressful. Lighten your load by enlisting the help of professionals whose expertise will take the guesswork out of growing older.

Ice Cream Road Trip

Ice Cream Road Trip

How many locally made ice cream treats have you tried? Pack up the kids for a luscious little road trip, and try a new one this month.

Rad Dads

Rad Dads

Local dads are stepping up. Springfield-based organization Good Dads is partnering with national program All Pro Dads to promote engaged fatherhood.

Brewery District Flats

Brewery District Flats

Brewery District Flats brings 25 residential units and two commercial spaces to downtown Springfield.

Meet a Staffer Maggie Sholes

Meet a Staffer Maggie Sholes

On this page, we introduce you to one of the people who make 417 Magazine happen. This month meet one of our creative coordinators, Maggie Sholes.

12 Perfect Days

12 Perfect Days

We planned 12 ways to create your ideal summer day.

45-Second Reviews

45-Second Reviews

These three albums from local artists please the ears with their mellow accents.

Smoked Pimento Cheese Dip

Smoked Pimento Cheese Dip

Creamy and cheesy, this dip is perfectly indulgent.

Shark Week Cocktail

Shark Week Cocktail

This drink is everything you’d dream a special Shark Week cocktail would be.