July 2012

Restaurant Month is Here!

08/01/12

Restaurant Month is Here!

Wednesday kicks off the highly anticipated 417 Magazine Restaurant Month. Every Sunday through Thursday in the month of August, enjoy a three-course dinner for only $20 at 417-land’s finest restaurants. With 22 participating restaurants, you’ve got a months worth of delicious eats for a great bargain! Click here for more information What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday at the Library

07/31/12

Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday at the Library

Celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with an all-day movie marathon at the Library Center this Tuesday. Dress in your best wizarding garb, read your favorite parts of the books, and finish up the day with a screening of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Click here for more information What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Tasty Tuesday at Schultz & Dooley's

07/31/12

Tasty Tuesday at Schultz & Dooley's

Grab a delicious lunch for only $4.17 during 417's Tasty Tuesday.

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Today's Deal: 50% off Personal Training

07/30/12

Today's Deal: 50% off Personal Training

Need some motivation and training at the gym, on your own time? Today's main deal is offering just that; two 30-minute personal training sessions for the price of one for only $20, regularly $40! These sessions will be held at Elite Athletics by Jen Ostergren. If you want a little more extensive workout check out today's side deal of two 60-minute personal training sessions for ony $35, regluarly $70!  Click here to go to the deal.

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Go to the Fair!

07/29/12

Go to the Fair!

Spend Sunday funday at the Ozark Empire Fair! All the great food and fun of years past is back, plus there is an all new creative arts center, live demonstrations from famous surprise chefs and amazing new acts! Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Beauty and The Beast Jr.

07/28/12

Beauty and The Beast Jr.

Springfield Little Theatre presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr., a beloved fairy tale about very different people finding strength in one another and learning how to love. The stage is full of dancing flatware, menacing wolves and singing furniture. You don’t want to miss this wonderful performance.  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: Half off at The Pickled Pepper Deli

07/27/12

Today's Deal: Half off at The Pickled Pepper Deli

Have you had a chance to visit the hot new deli in Nixa? Use today's deal as your excuse to try out some of the delicious items on their menu! Only $4 gets you $8 worth of food, drinks, and desserts at The Pickled Pepper Deli.  Click here to go to the deal.

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Movie Night at Mother's Brewing Co.

07/27/12

Movie Night at Mother's Brewing Co.

It’s time for another movie in your Mother’s backyard! Mother’s Brewing Company is showing Anchorman, and you’re invited to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets, and enjoy the show. And, don’t worry, Mother’s is providing the brews. Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: Half Off Body Slimming Wraps

07/26/12

Today's Deal: Half Off Body Slimming Wraps

Today's deal is the perfect opportunity to try those wraps everyone has been raving about. Only $35 gets you three slimming body wrap sessions, regularly $75. Slim, trim and smooth your body with this amazing deal!  Click here to go to the deal.

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Moonlight Madness at Silver Dollar City

07/26/12

Moonlight Madness at Silver Dollar City

Don’t miss Silver Dollar City’s Moonlight Madness. The park’s hours are extended until 10 p.m., so your summer fun can last all day long. Do you work during the day? Don’t worry. Make your way to SDC after work, because admission after 5 p.m. is $25!  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: Half Price Yogurt from Peach Tree!

07/25/12

Today's Deal: Half Price Yogurt from Peach Tree!

It seems there just aren't enough ways to cool off this summer. We suggest trying out Peach Tree Frozen Yogurt with today's half priced deal; only $6 for $12 worth of yogurt and toppings! This family and health friendly frozen delight is sure to cool you off and leave your taste buds wanting more.  Click here to go to the deal. 

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Smart Summer Snacking Cooking Class

07/25/12

Smart Summer Snacking Cooking Class

Let Chef H.J. Schumer teach your kids to prepare their own fun and healthy summer snacks! They’ll learn to make everything from flatbreads to homemade pretzels. Drop your kids off at the Taste Culinary Classroom, and they’ll be cooking nutritious snacks in no time.  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Branson Creek Golf Club Special

07/24/12

Branson Creek Golf Club Special

Branson Creek Golf Club is one of Missouri’s most impressive golf courses, and now you have the opportunity to play for half the price! Until the end of July, teams of four get to play for $200 after 11 a.m.  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Tasty Tuesday at The Rebecca Grille

07/24/12

Tasty Tuesday at The Rebecca Grille

Grab a delicious lunch for only $4.17 during 417's Tasty Tuesday.

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Win a V.I.P. Experience!

07/23/12

Win a V.I.P. Experience!

Big news! Kenny Loggins, singer of hits like “Footloose” and “Danger Zone,” is performing at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts next month! 417 Magazine is giving away two grand prize packages. Enter to win here. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Pink in the Park

07/22/12

Pink in the Park

It’s your chance to see the Springfield Cardinals in pink jerseys as they play for a cause. The first 2,500 people to arrive receive a pink giveaway item sponsored by Rick’s Automotive. Proceeds benefit the Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks.  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Springfield Craft Beer Bash

07/21/12

Springfield Craft Beer Bash

Head to Park Central Square for downtown Springfield's first ever Springfield Craft Beer Bash! There are more than 40 craft beers to sample, food by Firelight Pizza and live music by Dallas Jones and Honkey Suckle.  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: $10 for $20 at D'Arpino's Italian Cafe

07/20/12

Today's Deal: $10 for $20 at D'Arpino's Italian Cafe

No one can resist a hearty Italian meal, enjoy the homey atmosphere and delicious fare at D'Arpino's Italian Cafe with today's deal. For only $10 you get $20 worth of food and relaxation (and no dish washing). Did you know, D'Arpino's is now open on Sundays with a special menu? Reservations always recommended. Click here for more information

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Malibu Beach Bash

07/20/12

Malibu Beach Bash

Slip into your best Hawaiian attire for this tropical-inspired evening of fun. Enjoy great food and music at Springfield’s makeshift island oasis while you bid on items in silent and live auctions to benefit the Developmental Center of the Ozarks.  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Taste of the Ozarks

07/19/12

Taste of the Ozarks

Join 417-land’s finest for the 10th anniversary of Taste of the Ozarks. The evening features samples from local upscale restaurants as well as live entertainment Pearl and silent and live auctions benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks. Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: $20 for One Month of Gymnastics Classes

07/18/12

Today's Deal: $20 for One Month of Gymnastics Classes

We all want to give our little ones the opportunity to find their interest in sports, crafts and hobbies. Get them a jump start into gymnastics with today's deal at Singularity Gymnastics. Only $20 for one month of preschool gymnastics classes, regularly $40!  Click here to go to the deal.

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Who Wins, Beer or Wine?

07/18/12

Who Wins, Beer or Wine?

Head to Farmers Gastropub for the stand-down between Springfield Brewing Company beer and wine from Rodney Strong Vineyards. Attendees will sample beverages with a wonderful pairing menu and choose the winner! So what will it be, beer or wine?  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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See James Taylor Live at JQH Arena

07/17/12

See James Taylor Live at JQH Arena

Experience a musical legend, and see James Taylor and his band perform at JQH Arena. With more than 50 million albums sold throughout his career, Taylor is sure to be a crowd pleaser. Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Prepare a Perfect Picnic

07/17/12

Prepare a Perfect Picnic

Chef HJ Schumer with the Taste Culinary Classroom shows you how to create the perfect picnic.

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Tasty Tuesday is at Bambino's Cafe

07/17/12

Tasty Tuesday is at Bambino's Cafe

Grab a delicious lunch for only $4.17 during 417's Tasty Tuesday.

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Today's Deal: $40 for 90-Minute Massage!

07/16/12

Today's Deal: $40 for 90-Minute Massage!

What's better than a 60-minute massage? A 90-minute massage!! Today you have a chance to enjoy a 90-minute massage for only $40. There are only 50 of these deals available, so act quickly! You can buy one for yourself and one as a gift. Combining techniques of Swedish massage, Thai massage, Deep Pressure, and deep tissue massage, your session will be extremely therapeutic and bring your entire body to the deepest possible level of relaxation. Click here to go to the deal.

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Win a Family Getaway!

07/16/12

Win a Family Getaway!

417 Magazine is giving away a family getaway to the city of Independence, Missouri! The grand package includes an overnight stay with breakfast, a gift certificate to Strikers Entertainment Center and admission for four to many local attractions. Enter now through July 31. Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Pinball Madness

07/15/12

Pinball Madness

Do you have sweet pinball skills? Show them off by heading to 1984 Arcade in downtown Springfield and participating in its Pinball Tournament. The entry fee is $5, and at the end of the night, all entry fees are dispersed to the winners. All participants receive a World Pinball Player Ranking and be listed and ranked on the International Flipper Pinball Association Website!  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Storytime at the Library

07/14/12

Storytime at the Library

Every saturday this month, kids head to the Park Central Branch Library to listen to tales told by librarians and even make crafts or sing with them, for free! Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Batman Flash Mob

07/13/12

Batman Flash Mob

This Saturday the “Branson Flash Mob” will surprise shoppers at the TANGER OUTLETS mall with two Flash Mobs for the opening weekend of the new Batman.

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Ball of the Wild

07/13/12

Ball of the Wild

Join Friends of the Zoo for dinner and drinks at O'Reilly Family Event Center. This popular annual event includes live entertainment by Party Planet, deemed “The best band in the midsouth.” Don't forget to don your most safari-chic ensemble, after all it is the Ball of the Wild.  Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: $30 Bellanina Certified Facelift Massage

07/12/12

Today's Deal: $30 Bellanina Certified Facelift Massage

Look years younger naturally with today's deal; a Bellanina Facelift Massage from Simply Healthy Massage Therapy for half the normal price, $30 today only. Try this rejuvenating experience or, if you've already been introduced, try today's side deal of a series of six sessions over a three week period for only $180, regularly $360. Being youthful should always be this easy!  Click here to go to the deal.

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Take a Gourmet Picnic Class

07/12/12

Take a Gourmet Picnic Class

There's nothing better than a dessert that is delicious and nutritious. Join chef H.J. Schumer at the Taste Culinary classroom to learn how to create sweets that follow the raw food diet. Who would have thought fresh raspberry macaroons and chocolate-chocolate chip ice cream sandwiches could be so easy to make, and healthy? Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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417 Magazine's Dinner Conversations

07/11/12

417 Magazine's Dinner Conversations

  Our exclusive new dining experience: 417 Dinner Conversations! You’re invited to be part of the July edition of the new 417 Dinner Conversations series hosted by publisher Gary Whitaker. Limited to 30 guests, 417 Dinner Conversations includes four courses of food and wine plus questions on fun and provocative topics posed by Gary at the beginning of each course. Nourishment for the mind and body. This month’s 417 Dinner...

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Make Delicious and Nutritious Desserts

07/11/12

Make Delicious and Nutritious Desserts

There's nothing better than a dessert that is delicious and nutritious. Join chef H.J. Schumer at the Taste Culinary classroom to learn how to create sweets that follow the raw food diet. Who would have thought fresh raspberry macaroons and chocolate-chocolate chip ice cream sandwiches could be so easy to make, and healthy? Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: Two Weeks Unlimited RED Light Therapy

07/10/12

Today's Deal: Two Weeks Unlimited RED Light Therapy

In our day to day world we are always looking for the best way to be healthy and stay that way. Today we have uncovered yet another beauty secret and we can't wait to share it with you! $20 for two weeks of unlimited RED light therapy at Exotic Salon, regularly $40. This deal will let you try out this innovative twist of the "reverse tanning bed" and fall in love with the results.  Click here to go to the deal

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Tasty Tuesday is at Fire & Ice Restaurant & Bar

07/10/12

Tasty Tuesday is at Fire & Ice Restaurant & Bar

Grab a delicious lunch for only $4.17 during 417's Tasty Tuesday.

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Enroll Your Kids in Superhero Camp!

07/09/12

Enroll Your Kids in Superhero Camp!

Do your kids dream of being superheroes? Monday through Thursday at the Springfield Gynamstics & Aquatics Center, superheroes in training partake in superhero activities, such as superhero skits, reading and crafts as well as recreational sports like swimming and horseback riding. Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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See Death Cab for Cutie Live

07/09/12

See Death Cab for Cutie Live

Indie rock band Death Cab for Cutie makes its debut appearance in Springfield at the Gillioz Theatre. With seven albums under its belt, it's safe to say the band knows how to put on a great show. Click here for more information. What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Today's Deal: Half Off Golf Clinics with PGA Pro Golfer

07/06/12

Today's Deal: Half Off Golf Clinics with PGA Pro Golfer

Ready to improve your golf skills and lower your score? Then take the 90 day SWS Golf Challenge taught by PGA pro Sean Saunders. Today’s deal includes eleven one hour golf clinics of extensive instruction at half off. Only $82.50 gets you eleven one hour sessions on the Deer Lake Golf Course, regularly $165. Take advantage of this deal and maximize golf potential for you, your family and friends. Click here to go to the deal!

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Movie Night at Founders Park

07/06/12

Movie Night at Founders Park

Head to Founders Park and partake in Springfield's contemporary version of a drive-in movie theatre . Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets, and catch some flicks with your favorite people. Click here for more information What more info on fun stuff to do in 417-Land? Sign up for Best of the Week & Weekend Pass!

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Art Walk | Beer Tasting | The Perfect Mojito

07/05/12

Art Walk | Beer Tasting | The Perfect Mojito

        Five for the Weekend First Friday Art Walk Time to take a stroll in downtown Springfield this Friday night. The streets will be chock-full of fine folks enjoying original art, music, demonstrations and performances in 25 gallery venues. It’s going to be warm, so feel free to stop into some of Springfield’s locally owned bars and restaurants to cool off, whet your whistle and fill your belly.   First Firkin Friday  Hang out with your Mother’s Brewing Company crew at the brewery this Friday to get...

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Southwest Airlines Arriving in Branson in 2013

07/03/12

Southwest Airlines Arriving in Branson in 2013

Southwest Airlines and its wholly owned subsidiary AirTran Airways confirmed today that Southwest Airlines will be officially arriving in Branson, Missouri in 2013.

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Today's Deal: $5 for $10 of Fireworks for 4th of July!

07/03/12

Today's Deal: $5 for $10 of Fireworks for 4th of July!

4th of July is less than a week away! Do you have your fireworks yet? Well we've got a deal for you. Sure Fire Fireworks wants to help you light up your 4th of July holiday with sparklers, bottle rockets, roman candles, you name it! This voucher gets you $10 worth of fireworks and the best part is - Sure Fire Fireworks donates a portion of all proceeds to help fund pediatric cancer research. So your fireworks will brighten your holiday and brighten the lives of children in the future! The Sure Fire Fireworks stand is conveniently located right off of James River Expressway on FF highway between Republic Rd and Weaver Rd, across from Little Angels Learning Academy.  Click here to go to the deal.

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Tasty Tuesday is at Pasta Express

07/03/12

Tasty Tuesday is at Pasta Express

Grab a delicious lunch for only $4.17 during 417's Tasty Tuesday.

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