Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 2/1-2/7

Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 2/1-2/7

Check out our list of upcoming 417 area events happening locally from Friday, February 1st through Thursday, February 7th

Coyote’s Nixa Grille Super Bowl Party!

Where: Coyote’s Nixa Grille, 807 N. Main St, Nixa

When: Sunday, February 3, 2019 – 2:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE!

Super Bowl 53 will be featuring the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams this year. Unfortunately, the Chiefs did not make it to the big game but don’t let that stop you from watching a good football game and enjoying some great drinks and food. Coyote’s Nixa Grille will be hosting a Super Bowl Party offering pre-game beer and wing specials plus giving away some great prizes! Spend the last night of the football season with some of your friends having a fun time!

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

Photo Credit: Coyote’s Nixa Grille

Chocolate Wine Walk

Where: 5221 N. 17th St, Ozark

When: Friday, February 1, 2019 – 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE!

Enjoy a nice evening of sipping wine and tasting chocolate as you browse local stores and boutique trucks, all in one location. Several local businesses will be participating in this event and offering wine samples at each shop entrance. An added bonus is that the weather is supposed to be pleasant that evening so it’s a great opportunity to get out and shop local! To find out more information about this event, click HERE.

Photo Credit: Nest Interiors & Design

7th Annual Beer, Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Festival

Where: Ozark Empire Fair E Plex, 3001 N. Grant Ave, Springfield

When: Saturday, February 2, 2019 – 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Cost: To purchase tickets, click HERE!

The Ozark Empire Fair will be hosting this amazing 7th annual festival in the East Hall of the E Plex this year. This event is for ages 21 plus and gives you the opportunity to sample all the beer, wine, cheese and chocolate your heart desires.  There will be cooking demonstrations from top local chefs, live music and loads of entertainment. Gather up your friends and be sure you don’t miss out on what is going to be an awesome time!

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

Carden Children’s Circus

Where: JQH Arena, 685 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway

When: Saturday, February 2, 2019 – 7:00 p.m. / Sunday, February 3, 2019 – 7:00 p.m.

Cost: You can purchase tickets by clicking HERE!

The circus is coming to town and there is something for everyone – no matter what your age! Load up the family and head over to JQH Arena for an exciting all-new show for 2019 featuring elephants, tigers, acrobats, clowns and much more! Feel free to come early to take part in activities before the show begins such as animal rides, inflatables and face painting. Click HERE to find out more information about this event!

Photo Credit: Carden International Circus


Construction Junction

Where: Fieldhouse Sports Center, 2235 W. Kingsley St, Springfield

When: Thursday, February 7, 2019 – 10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Cost: Click HERE for more information!

Gather up the littles, ages birth to Kindergarten to be exact, and head over to the Fieldhouse Sports Center for a morning full of fun! There will be lots of activities for the children to do that will be based around fine and gross motor skills. MODOT will also be there providing some fun things to do and if the weather cooperates, they will be bringing one of their trucks for the kids to check out! While you are there, make sure your child gets a cool, yellow hard hat to take home with them!