Calendar of Events

  • 14 Aug

    Sonic Drive-In wants to send fans to PBR’s PFI Invitational with the Sonic Family Four-Pack Promotion

    Sonic Drive-In wants to send fans to PBR’s PFI Invitational with the Sonic Family Four-Pack Promotion

    The PBR’s (Professional Bull Riders) Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) will return to Springfield, Missouri, on Sept. 9-11 for the eighth consecutive year with the Invitational, presented by Bass Pro Shops and brought to fans locally by Sonic Drive-In. 

    To celebrate eight years of 8 seconds in Springfield, Sonic Drive-In is offering an affordable family ticket package fans won’t want to miss. Come out of the drive-in and into the arena with the new Sonic Family Four Pack for the PBR.  

    Four tickets to the PBR on Friday, September 9th plus $40 in gift cards will cost just $99. Not only will you receive four tickets to watch the toughest sport on dirt, but it also includes a $20 My SONIC card, a $10 PFI Western Store gift card and a $10 Bass Pro gift card. 

    Stop by or call PFI Western Store at (417) 889-2668 to purchase your Sonic Family Four Pack and enjoy all the PBR action for Friday night at JQH Arena in Springfield, Missouri.


    This promotion is for a limited time only, while supplies last. For more details go to


    The Invitational is the 19th stop on the 2016 BFTS schedule. The season will conclude at the PBR Built Ford Tough World Finals in Las Vegas on Nov. 2-6 at Las Vegas’s new    T-Mobile Arena where the 2016 PBR World Champion, the bull rider who earns the most points during the 2016 season, will be crowned and receive the coveted World Championship belt buckle and a $1 million bonus.

  • 09 Sep Invitational Professional Bull Riders

    The toughest sport on dirt is back in Springfield! Invitational presented by Bass Pro Shops and Built Ford Tough Series Professional Bull Riding. Tickets available at PFI Western Store, JQH box office and 

  • 09 Sep

    PFI Professional Bull Riders Invitational

    The PBR's Built Ford Tough Series returns to Springfield for the eighth consecutive year with the Invitational, presented by Bass Pro Shops and brought to fans locally by Sonic.  Springfield is one of the most popular stops on tour. This season PBR is enjoying one of the tightest points battles in its history thanks to a crop of exciting young guns taking on a group of determined veteran riders, all vying for the No. 1 position in the world.They're big, bad and bodacious, and that's just the riders! Watch some of the country's toughest cowboys take on the toughest bulls at this annual event.

  • 10 Sep

    Color Me Rad 5K for OPT KIDS

    Help support Big Bird, Curious George, Daniel Tiger and all your other PBS Kids favorites at the Color Me Rad 5K for Ozarks Public Television! Join us on Saturday, September 10th for this color-filled, family-friendly event. Be sure to use promo code ELMO to save 10% and to help OPT Kids bring educational programs to 50,000 kids in the Ozarks each week.

  • 10 Sep

    Springfield Roller Girl's 2nd Annual Quadditch House Cup

    The Springfield Roller Girls host the 2nd annual Quadditch House Cup, a Harry Potter themed tournament that benefits the Ozarks Literacy Council.

  • 17 Sep

    WWE Live

    WWE Returns to Springfield for the first time in 2 years! 

    Dean Ambrose vs. AJ Styles 

    - WWE Championship Match - 

    Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt

    Dolph Ziggler vs. The Miz

    - Intercontinental Championship Match -

  • 01 Oct

    Game Day

    Game Day is the annual indoor tailgate party hosted by Lost & Found. Each year, you’re invited to cheer on the Mizzou Tigers and enjoy food, bingo, raffles, drinks, and more. Springfield Brewing Company is the perfect place to watch the MU game. Join us and change the lives of our children and families!

  • 02 Oct

    Run Grand Country Half Marathon and 5K

    This family friendly race is benefiting the Branson Education Foundation in an effort to provide local children opportunities they may not otherwise have. Runners will enjoy finisher medals, winners’ prizes, post race food and drink and swag bags and more! Make this race a family weekend getaway and book your stay at Grand Country Inn, the indoor water park resort.

  • 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.

  • 08 Sep

    Professional Bull Riders Invitational Presented by Bass Pro Shops(r)

    Watch some of the country's toughest cowboys take on the toughest bulls at this annual event that is part of the PBR Built Ford Tough Series.

  • 04 Nov

    Conservation Marathon Relay - Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival

    Relay teams are comprised of five members, running or walking a distance from 3.10 miles to 7.5 miles in order to complete a full 26.2 marathon. The first and third team members will run 10Ks while the second and fourth members complete a 5K each. The final team member will run a 12K. The marathon relay continues to appeal to families, friends, co-workers and organizations looking to build relationships and teamwork. Marathon Relay divisions include: Men’s Business, Women’s Business, Coed Business, Family & Friends Men, Family & Friends Women, Family & Friends Coed, Organization Challenge team, and the Battle of the Badges team.