Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 11/23-11/29

Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 11/23-11/29

Check out our list of upcoming 417 area events happening locally from Friday, November 23rd through Thursday, November 29th

Annual Ladies Night Event

Where: Mitchum Jewelers, 2431 W. Jackson St, Ozark

When: Thursday, November 29, 2018 – 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE!

Ladies! Grab all your girlfriends and head over to Mitchum Jewelers for a fun night out! Come see the new store expansion while enjoying refreshments, hors-d’oeuvres, and entertainment! There will be lots of beautiful jewelry to preview and you can start your own wish list! This will be a fun evening with great company and a good way to ensure you get just what you want for Christmas!

For more information about this event, click HERE!

Small Business Saturday

Where: Bles3ings Boutique, 101 W. Church, Ozark / Manly Cans, 405 N. Jefferson Ave, Springfield / Little Bluebird Vintage Boutique, 2004 W. Evangel St, Ozark / Heather Hill Farms, 5255 N. 17th St, Ozark AND many other local businesses!

When: Saturday, November 24, 2018

Cost: FREE!

Save the date for Small Business Saturday! This is a great opportunity to get out and support local businesses while getting some of your Christmas shopping done! We have selected a group of local small businesses to feature in this Friday Five, although we wish we could list them all!

If you are looking for a place to find nice clothing and unique gifts, be sure to visit Bles3ings Boutique. This shop has so many great options to choose from for that hot new outfit or a special gift for a loved one! Don’t worry guys, we haven’t forgotten you! Manly Cans is the perfect gift idea for that special guy in your life! They offer a wide variety of gift cans that can be customized to include exactly what your manly man wants. The Little Bluebird Vintage Boutique is one of the best places to shop for several people at once! This store is home to over 60 small business vendors offering home decor, vintage items, furniture, and so many other unique items. Last but not least, Heather Hill Farms is the just the place to find a great assortment of food and drinks. You can find everything from cheese, dips, jams & jellies, meat, sauces, wine, and so much more! They offer a wide variety of quality choices for your home or as a gift for someone you love.

Photo Credit: Bles3ings Boutique, Manly Cans, Little Bluebird Vintage Boutique, & Heather Hill Farms


Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

Where:  Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts, 525 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway, Springfield

When: Saturday, November 24, 2018 – 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Cost: Click HERE to purchase tickets and find out more information!

The world famous Mannheim Steamroller will be performing in Springfield this weekend! They will be featuring many Christmas classics along with a selection of compositions from Grammy award winner Chip Davis. Enjoy an evening of beautiful music accompanied by amazing multimedia effects in an atmosphere full of the wonder of Christmas. This show has become a holiday tradition for many families and could very well become a new tradition for your family!

Photo Credit: Mannheim Steamroller

Christian County Gun Show

Where: CY Sports Center, 2180 N. Fox Hollow Dr, Nixa

When: Friday, November 23, 2018 – 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. / Saturday, November 24, 2018 – 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. / Sunday, November 25, 2018 – 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: $9.00

Calling all gun enthusiasts, hunters, and those of you looking for Christmas gifts ideas! Militia Armaments Gun Shows is hosting this event that will showcase a vast selection of rifles, handguns, shotguns, ammo, knives, military surplus and so much more! Come check out the wide variety of items on display and find just the right things to customize your firearm. Be sure to save your save your ticket, as it is good for the entire weekend! To purchase tickets and find out more information about this event, click HERE!

BSA Troop 24 Christmas Tree Lot Grand Opening

Where: Battlefield Mall, 2825 S. Glenstone Ave, Springfield

When: Friday, November 23, 2018 – 12:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Cost: Prices vary – click HERE for more information!

For 26 years in a row, Boy Scout Troop 24 will be opening it’s Christmas tree lot this coming Friday! Be one of the first customers to pick out the perfect Christmas tree for your home! The lot will be open until mid-December or until they run out, so you better come early to make sure you find exactly what you are looking for! Proceeds from the sale of these trees help provide scholarships, outdoor adventures, and other great opportunities for this troop! Come on out and support these great young men and get started decorating for Christmas!