Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 05/10-05/16

Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 05/10-05/16

Check out our list of upcoming 417 area events happening locally from Friday, May 10th through Thursday, May 16th

Cherish Kids Fun Run

Where: James River Church South Campus, 6100 North 19th St., Ozark, MO

When: Friday, May 10, 2019 – 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Cost: $30.00

” Bringing Hope to Foster & Orphan children!”

-Cherish Kids

Cherish Kids, is an awesome non-profit organization with the mission to help foster and orphan children locally & all over the world! This weekend you don’t want to miss a very special event hosted by Cherish Kids and Innovative Dental Springfield called the “Cherish Kids Fun Run!” This 5k run/walk will start at 7:00 p.m. followed along with other fun activities for the family throughout the night.

To show your support for Cherish Kids and sign up for this event here!

Photo by Cherish Kids


Mother’s Day Brunch by Fire & Ice

Where: Oasis Hotel & Convention Center, 2546 N Glenstone Ave., Springfield, MO

When: Sunday, May 12, 2019 – 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cost: $29.95 (adults), $10.95 (kids)

Calling all moms! Even though it should be Mother’s Day every weekend, this weekend mamas everywhere will be treated to something extra special on the menu!  Fire & Ice Restaurant & Bar will have a fabulous Mother’s Day brunch, you don’t want to miss! Grilled Chicken with Chipotle Pesto Cream Sauce, Prime Rib au Jus, and King Hawaiian French Toast, yummy!

Happy Mother’s Day!

To find out more about this Mother’s Day feast click here!

Photo by Fire & Ice!


Ozark South Elementary Carnival

Where: Ozark South Elementary PTA, 1250 W South St., Ozark, MO

When: Friday, May 10, 2019 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Cost: Free

A local event free for the whole family, this weekend enjoy the Ozark South Elementary Carnival, with free games, petting zoo, and dunking booth to dunk your favorite teacher! Kids, don’t miss dunking your favorite teacher!

For more information about Ozark South Carnival click here!

Photo by Ozark South Elementary


Springfield Coffee Fest 2019

Where: Park Central Square, 100 Park Central Square, Springfield, MO

When: Saturday, May 11, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Cost: $10.00  Find out more about this event and purchase your tickets here!

Who’s ready for some coffee overload? Coffee Fest is happening this Saturday! Come get your samples of the award-winning coffees on the market, and vote for the best coffee at the fest!

Photo by Safe and Sober


Chipotle Fundraiser: Do Good With Burritos

Where: Chipotle, 3356 S. Campbell, Springfield, MO

When: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 – 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Cost: Prices vary

The Junior League of Springfield will be hosting a burrito fundraiser at Chipotle on South Campbell street next Tuesday! JLS is an amazing organization helping empower women to get out and volunteer within their community while helping homeless kids in need. Make sure to screenshot this picture down below and show it at checkout, 33% of the proceeds will be donated to JLS!

To learn more about JLS and show your support here!

Photo by Chipotle and JLS