Calendar of Events

  • 29 Apr

    DiVentures Summer Kickoff Party

    - Family friendly activities both in and out of the water!
    - Meet the DiVentures management team!
    - Talk to experts in swim, scuba training, equipment, service and travel! 
    - Get to know other dive enthusiasts!
    - Enter to win raffle prizes!
    - Help us raise funds for Dive Pirates and Caitlin Moffett! https://divepirates.org/

  • 01 Apr

    Springfield Bicycle Tours

    You might ask, what is Springfield Bicycle Tours? S.B.T. is a locally owned and operated bicycle tour company that gives tours varying in length and covering a variety of different interests. Love being outside and playing games at the park? Check out our Parks and Recreation Tours. Want to learn about Springfield and see the city from a unique perspective? Look into the Short Circuit, Homeland Tour, and Le Tour de Springfield. Love coffee? You'll definitely want to book early for our monthly Coffee Meets Donut tour highlighting local cofffee shops and their craft

  • 04 Feb

    AMA Supercross Watch Party

    Join QC Moto for a Supercross Watch Party series at BYOPizza in downtown Springfield. We'll have the weekly Supercross events live streaming on five large flat screen TVs, have bikes on display, feature food and drink specials, and have a raffle for a GoPro Hero 4. Gather with friends for an exciting night of motocross action, food, drinks, and fun!

  • 29 Apr

    YMCA Healthy Kids Day

    Don't miss out on our biggest KIDS EVENT of the year! Enjoy inflatables, obstacle courses, Family Yoga and Zumba classes, a photo booth, face painting, games, raffle prizes, local food and vendors!

    During Healthy Kids Day weekend, sign up for Summer Day Camp and pay NO registration fee. This is a perfect time to plan your summer and the YMCA is here to help. No joiner fee for new members. Save BIG on programs at the Y with a family membership. This is the perfect time to plan your summer!

  • 29 Apr

    Springfield Roller Girls at the Shrine!

    SPRINGFIELD ROLLER GIRLS HOME BOUT
    April 29 2017
    Double-Header at the Shrine Mosque, 601 E Saint Louis St., Springfield, MO

    Local roller derby teams, Springfield Roller Girls All-Stars, to host 580 Rollergirls from Lawton, OK. Battle Broads to host Salina Sirens Roller Derby from Salina, OK. Doors open at 5:00 p.m.. First whistle starts at 6:00 p.m.. Tickets are FREE with Preferred Seating upgrades available for purchase.

    After-Party at Billiard’s following the second bout!

    Founded in 2006, the Springfield Roller Girls is a league of skaters, volunteers, and referees who are dedicated to growing the sport of roller derby, as well as being active in the community and supporting the health of local women. The Springfield Roller Girls are members of the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), the governing body for women’s amateur flat track roller derby, consisting of over 200 all-female, skater-owned-and-operated leagues internationally.

    Community partner for this event is Better Life in Recover. This organization is dedicated to helping those who struggle with substance use and mental health issues through numerous positive outlets in the community. You can learn more about them at www.betterlifeinrecovery.com.

  • 05 May

    14th Annual Monett Golf Tournament

    More than 100 golfers are expected at the 14th Annual Monett Golf Tournament. All proceeds benefit The Arc’s programs in Barry and Lawrence counties. “We are so appreciative of the support we have received from the Monett community for this tournament,” stated Monett Program Director Sarah Meredith.

    Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. for the four-man teams. Participants can register as an individual or as a team of four. Fees are $60 for players with their own cart and $70 for golfers needing a cart. Sponsorship packages are still available.

    Last year, 24 teams came out to support The Arc of the Ozarks in Barry and Lawrence counties. The winning team, featuring Ric Juett, Steven Woody, Layne Woody and Ryan Eaton, took 1st in the Championship-Flight with a score of 51. To register for this year’s tournament please contact Lauren Holder at 417-874-1902.

  • 05 May

    MU Alumni Golf Classic presented by Great Southern Bank

    Join the Greater Ozarks chapter of the University of Missouri Alumni Association as it hosts its annual scholarship and auction presented by Meyer Farms, KWTO & KTXR HD.

    The Tiger Ball & Scholarship Auction is Thursday, May 4 at the Oasis Hotel & Convention center in north Springfield, and be sure to sign up for the next-day Mizzou Alumni Golf Classic presented by Great Southern Bank at Millwood Golf & Racquet Club. Check out the cool flier about all the sponsorship opportunities.

    For the Tiger Ball Scholarship & Auction ...

    When: Thursday, May 4

    Where: Oasis Hotel & Convention Center, Springfield

    Cocktails & Dinner: 6 p.m.

    Silent Auction: With mobile bidding

    Live auction: 7 p.m.

    Music: The Techs & The Roadies

    Tickets: Tables of eight, $300; Individual is $40

    Music: The Techs & The Roadies

    Benefiting: The Ozarks Chapter of the MU Alumni Scholarship Fund

    Packages: $2,000 for Lead Sponsors (includes corporate logo shown on printed program, recognition on tournament sign, recognition as a hole sponsor, four playing spots and a reserved table of eight to the Tiger Ball & Scholarship Auction); $1,200 for Tiger Sponsors (recognition in printed program, hole sponsor-signage on a tee and green, four playing spots and a reserved table of eight to the Tiger Ball & Scholarship Auction); $750 for Team Sponsors (recognition in printed program, four playing spots and four tickets to the Tiger Ball & Scholarship Auction); $350 for Hole Sponsors (Signage on a tee and green, two tickets to the Tiger Ball & Scholarship Auction); $175 for Individual Player (one playing spot, one ticket to the Tiger Ball & Scholarship Auction).

    FOR THE GOLF OUTING ...

    When: Friday, May 5

    Where: Millwood Golf & Racquet Club

    Morning round: 7 a.m. registration & continental breakfast, 8 a.m. tee time

    Afternoon round: 11:30 a.m. registration & lunch, 1 p.m. tee time

    Terrific golfer package: Each golfer receives a Mizzou-themed pullover

    Use of carts & rules sheets: No, you don't have to walk

    On-course beverages and snacks: We'll have beverages at each tee box, snacks in your cart

    Team photo: Every player receives a team photo

    Women's division: We'll also award trophies in the women's division

    Corporate recognition on course: All players will see your corporate sign on a hole sign

    Trophies to the winners: Show off the hardware at work or home

    Cost: It's $750 per team of four; $185 for an individual

    To sign up your team: Call us at 417-889-3100.

    Note: Tiger Ball tickets are included in the purchase of a team. This is an event the night before the golf. It will be held at Oasis Hotel & Convention Center, where we'll have dinner, drinks, music, live and silent auctions.

  • 13 May

    Hurts Donut Run

    Hurts Donuts invites you to participate in the 1st ever Hurts Donut Run! Come join the fun on May 13 beginning at 10am in Springfield, MO. This event is open to persons of all ages and abilities. Come to run the course or simply walk the trail with your friends and family and enjoy a spring morning and celebrate Hurts Donuts!

    Enjoy fresh, hot donuts at the finish line. Freshly brewed coffee will also be served along with other refreshments. Run til it Hurts! We can't wait to see you on Saturday morning, May 13th!

  • 20 May

    Ozarks Red Ribbon Ride

    30 and 50 Mile Rides Begin at 8:30 a.m.
    7 Mile Ride begins at 10:30 a.m.
    Ride begins and ends at Galloway Station Bar and Grill
    Lunch and after party begins at Galloway Station Bar and Grill on Republic Road
    All Rides are Road Rides (Sorry no access to trails for the kiddos)
    Fully Stocked Rest Stops
    AFTER-PARTY BEGINS AT NOON
    Food and Drinks provided by Galloway Station And Mother's beer

  • 26 May

    NSRA Mid-America Street Rod Nationals

    The area's largest, most spectacular street rod event with more than 2,200 cars classified as a vehicles that are 30 years old and older. Enjoy kids' and adult games, arts and crafts, an auto swap meet and a church service on Sunday.

  • 02 Jun

    2017 Summer Games

    At Special Olympics events you'll experience the way sports should be. Special Olympics athletes are excited to play, respectful of players and officials, and devoted to their coaches. Come out, share in the enthusiasim and cheer for the athletes as they compete.

     

  • 03 Jun

    Step Up For Down Syndrome

    Join the Down Syndrome Group of the Ozarks as we unite for a common cause and raise awareness and funds at the 2017 Step Up for Down Syndrome event. Whether you have Down syndrome, know someone who does, or just want to show your support, take the first step and donate or register today! Help us spread the word; everyone is welcome for DSGO's day of celebration!

  • 09 Jun

    2017 Raptor Run

    Bring the family for a night of fun to help fund the Missouri Institute of Natural Science and Riverbluff Cave! Run or walk the 5K and/or Fun Run and stick around for free tours of the museum in addition to activities (some just fun, some educational!) for the kids. Enjoy the museum grounds on this sure to be Spectacular Spring Evening! Complete with fossil dig for kids, popcorn, snacks and other entertainment. For more information on the museum or the cave visit www.MoNatSci.org to register for the run visit ActNowRacing.com. The funds from this fundraiser will go to the museum and to aid continuation of the search for fossils within Riverbluff Cave. In addition, donations will aid in partnering with area schools to offer educational experiences to local students on Missouri’s natural history and its fragile ecosystem.

  • 22 Jul

    Access to Health 5k Run/Walk

    Updated from the Bentley Fund 5k, the Access to Health 5k Run/Walk is a community wide event aimed at increasing physical activity for all ages. Proceeds will continue to provide accessible and integrated care to members of the communities Jordan Valley Community Health Center serves. New this year: Finisher medals and prize drawings for finishers after the race. Awards will be given to the top three in each age division and to the Overall Male and Female and Masters Male and Female.

  • 01 Sep

    2017 Bass Pro Outdoor Fitness Festival

    The Bass Pro Fitness Festival is a series of not-for-profit events during the fall sponsored by Bass Pro, dedicated volunteers and sponsors. Proceeds from these events are shared by Big Brothers Big Sisters, the Ozark Greenways and Wonders of Wildlife. Walk, bike, run or kayak your way to better health with the Bass Pro Shops® Outdoor Fitness Festival!