Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 03/22-03/28

Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 03/22-03/28

Check out our list of upcoming 417 area events happening locally from Friday, March 22nd through Thursday, March 28th


Ozarks Model Railroad Association’s 41st Annual Spring Train Show

Where: Springfield Exposition Center, 635 E. St. Louis St. – Springfield, MO 65806

When: Saturday, March 23, 2019 – 9:00 am-3:00 pm

Cost: $7 adults, Children 12 & under are free with a paid adult

“Chooooooooo, Choo!” You don’t want to miss the biggest and best train show in the region! Ozarks Model Railroad Association is hosting their seasonal spring train show at the Springfield Expo Center.   Experience dozens of operating model railroads, ride the kiddie train, and shop from over 150 tables filled with trains and other railroad items!

To learn more about this event click here!

7th Annual Ozark Empire PRCA Pro Rodeo

Where: Ozark Empire Fair, 3001 N Grant Ave – Springfield, Missouri 65803

When: Friday, March 22, 2019- 7:00 p.m.

Cost: Adult $15.00, Kids 12 & Under $10.00

Get your boots out because the 7th Annual Ozark Empire PRCA Pro Rodeo is coming to the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds!
Come out to the Corwin Auto Arena to witness the best of the best Cowboys & Cowgirls! While your there, you’ll have the opportunity to see roping, bull riding, broncs, bare back, barrel racing and more!

For more information on attending this event click here!

Rated SGF Film Festival

Where: The Historic Fox Theatre, 157 Park Central Square – Springfield, MO 65806

When: Friday & Saturday, March 22- 23, 2019 – 3:00 pm-12:00 am

Cost: $49.00

Join Rated SGF for their second annual film festival, 2 days packed full of events for movie lovers of every kind! Rated SGF is all about celebrating films and artists that challenge any assumptions and state that, “Each screening seeks to create an authentic connection, blurring the boundary between storyteller and audience”. In their second year, featured guests included: David Lowery, Luka Kain, Brook Linder, Josh Pfaff and Sean Thiessen.

For more information click here!

Photo by Rated SGF

MercyMe Imagine Nation Tour

Where: JQH Arena, 685 S John Q Hammons Parkway – Springfield, Missouri 65897

When: Thursday, March 28, 2019- 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Cost:  $30.00- $75.00

With 30+ cities, MercyMe Imagine Nation Tour, is coming to Springfield!  Come see Mercy Me Live with special guests Crowder and Micah Tyler, too!  Watch the award-winning groups live bringing you a lot of fan-favorite songs.

For more information and to purchase tickets click here!

Photo by Imagine Nation Tour

Let There Be Brunch: Steel Magnolias

Where: Alamo Drafthouse Springfield, 4005 South Avenue – Springfield, Missouri 65807

When: Tuesday, March 26, 2019- 7:00 p.m.

Cost: $12.00

Who says brunch has to be at brunchtime?
Join Alamo Drafthouse Springfield for our 30th-anniversary screening of this cinema classic STEEL MAGNOLIAS- and brunch!
In this charming little parlor, you don’t just get your hair and nails did– you get life lessons from some of the best and sassiest actresses to ever grace the screen.

For more information and to purchase your tickets click here!

Photo by Steel Magnolias