Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 04/12-04/18

Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 04/12-04/18

Check out our list of upcoming 417 area events happening locally from Friday, April 12th through Thursday, April 18th

Showcase Ozark & Taste of Ozark

Where: Ozark Community Center, 1530 W Jackson St, Ozark, Missouri – 65721

When: Saturday, April 13, 2019 – 3:00 pm

Cost: Free, $5 (Taste of Ozark)

This weekend come and visit Showcase Ozark & Taste of Ozark – presented by Excel Dental! Ozark’s premier business expo will be allowing the public the opportunity to see what local businesses have to offer! For those interested in sampling a variety of delicious food and beverages, from local restaurants, entrance to the Taste of Ozark is just $5.

To find out more information on this event click here!

Photo By Ozark Chamber of Commerce

The Branson Auction

Where: The Branson Convention Center, 200 East Main Street, Branson, Missouri 65616

When: Friday & Saturday, April 12 – 13, 2019 

Cost: $15 daily, $25 2-day pass, $10 daily Military w/ID or $15 2-day pass

The 43rd Annual Branson Collector Car Auction will be happening this weekend in Branson. The Branson Auction has offered buyers and sellers a spectacular venue and a consistently high-quality offering of Classic, Vintage, Muscle, and Sports Cars for over 40 years! You’re not going to want to miss this event!

To learn more about how you can attend this event click here!

Photo by Branson Auction

Springfield Ballet’s Beauty & the Beast

Where: The Landers Theatre, 311 E Walnut St, Springfield, MO 65806

When: Friday – Sunday, April 12 – 14, 2019 

Cost: Prices Varies

You may think you know the story of Beauty & the Beast. Watch Springfield Ballet transform this beloved story through ballet in this exciting original production!

To learn more on how to purchase tickets to this event, click here!


Photo by Springfield Ballet



Easter at the Farm

Where: Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park, 3825 W Farm Road 146, Springfield, Missouri 65802

When: Saturday, April 13, 2019 – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Cost: Free

Spend a day on the farm with some family-oriented activities to celebrate Easter! Activities include arts and crafts, inflatables, games, cow and grain trains and more.
The Easter Bunny too, with more than 20,000 eggs filled with candy and prizes, and individual Easter Egg Hunts throughout the day for kids ages 3-9 yrs.

To find out more about this event click here!

Photo by Springfield-Greene County Park Board


Sunset Paddles at Finley River

Where: Finley River Park, 891-961 N. Riverside Rd., Ozark, Missouri – 65721

When: Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cost: $20.00

Enjoy an evening sunset paddle on the beautiful Finley River in Ozark, Mo. Paddleboards, pfd, and a quick lesson will be provided for just $20.00. If you have your own kayak or Paddleboard than you can come out and enjoy it for free!

To find out more about this event click here!