Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 1/25-1/31

Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 1/25-1/31

Check out our list of upcoming 417 area events happening locally from Friday, January 25th through Thursday, January 31st

HBA Home Show

Where: Springfield Expo Center, 635 E. St. Louis St, Springfield

When: Friday, January 25, 2019 – 11:00 a.m-7:00 p.m. / Saturday, January 26, 2019 – 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. / Sunday, January 26, 2019 – 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Cost: $7.00 Per Person – Children 12 & Under FREE

Are you are looking for inspiration for your next home improvement project? Do you have something in mind but need a little direction? The HBA Home Show is the perfect opportunity to help inspire you and get you started! Come out and see live demonstrations from local home professionals and get some new ideas on how to update your home! This show will cover lighting, flooring, appliances, remodeling and so much more! Take time to visit with experts who can give you advice and guidance on making your dream home come to life!

To find out more about this event, click HERE!

Designed Sisterhood Night

Where: James River Church, 6100 N. 19th St, Ozark

When: Friday, January 25, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE!

One of the greatest things about being a female is having a sisterhood! This free event at James River Church is going to be a night for you to be filled with joy, hope, and encouragement surrounded by girls of all ages, from all walks of life! There is even free childcare available for single moms! Designed Sisterhood believes that “every girl is magnificently designed on purpose by her Creator and that connected and united as one, we are stronger and shine brighter…revealing the light of heaven in our homes, communities and the world”. Don’t miss out on what is going to be a phenomenal night!

You can find out more information about this event by clicking HERE!

Photo Credit: Designed Sisterhood

417 Magazine’s Whiskey Festival

Where: John A & Genny Morris Conservation Center

When: Saturday, January 26, 2019 – 5:00 pm.-7:30 p.m.

Cost: To purchase tickets, click HERE!

What better way to spend a cold evening than by warming up with a great drink (or several)! Gather up your friends and head out to 417 Magazine’s 8th Annual Whiskey Festival! There will be over 200 whiskeys, bourbons, and scotches for you to taste while you enjoy live music from Shaun Munday and delicious food! Did I mention there will also be endless pours, cigar rolling and ax throwing? As if it couldn’t get any better, this festival benefits Care To Learn! You can find out more information about this event by clicking HERE!

Photo Credit: 417 Magazine


Sunday Fundays At Dickerson Park Zoo – Grades 4th-6th

Where: Dickerson Park Zoo, 1401 W. Norton Rd, Springfield

When: Sunday, January 27, 2019 – 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Cost: $20 for Friends of the Zoo Member / $30 for Non-Member

Each month, the Dickerson Park Zoo will be featuring different animals to explore. This coming Sunday they will be focusing on “Hooves, Horns & Antlers”. This particular event is geared towards children in the 4th to 6th grades and will give them the opportunity to discover more about this group of animals while doing some fun activities. This is a drop-off event, so feel free to take some time for yourself while the kiddos are having fun! You can find out more about this event by clicking HERE!

Finding Neverland

Where: Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts

When: Tuesday, January 29, 2019 – Thursday, January 31, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.

Cost: Click HERE for tickets!

The award-winning musical Finding Neverland is coming to Springfield for your viewing and listening pleasure! The story follows a playwright named J.M. Barrie who has been having a hard time finding what to write about until he meets four young boys with limitless imaginations. It is through the minds of these young boys that Barrie finds his inspiration to write a play that leaves theatergoers in awe. This is a great event that the whole family will enjoy!  Don’t miss out on a fabulous show that tells tell the story behind Peter Pan!

You can find out more about this event by clicking HERE!

Photo Credit: Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts