Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 8/23-8/29

Friday Five: 417’s Best Events 8/23-8/29

Check out our list of upcoming 417 area events happening locally from Friday, August 9th through Thursday, August 15th

Queen City Shout

Where: C-Street Historic District, Commercial St. between Washington Ave. and Grant Ave. – Springfield, MO

When: Friday – Sunday, August 23, 2019 – August 25, 2019 – 9:00 pm

Cost: $15.00 – $30.00

Queen City is back for five days straight! The area’s largest annual festival, celebrating music, film, and art! All funds and proceeds will go to poverty relief in the Ozarks, so, come out to see this multimedia extravaganza!


For more information and tickets click here!

Photo by Queen City Shout

NEON NIGHT RUN for Suicide Prevention

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

When: Saturday, August 24, 2019 – 7:30 pm

Cost: $35.00

NAMI Southwest Missouri host this weekend’s, Neon Night Run/Walk! This annual event is in proceeds for suicide prevention awareness. This Saturday come out and support this cause and see the area’s coolest, eye-dazzling trails, and live DJ! See you on the trail!

To learn more information on NEON NIGHT click here!

Photo by NAMI

Fall Hunting Classic Event & Sale

Where: Bass Pro Shops Motorsports Museum, 1935 S. Campbell – Springfield, MO 

When: August 24, 2019 – August 25, 2019 – 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Cost: Free

Hunting season is here! Head out to Bass Pro Shops for the 2019 Fall Hunting Classic Event and Sale! Find great deals on hunting gear, plus attend exclusive workshops, with local and national hunting pros! Don’t miss this free event this weekend!

For more information on Fall Hunting Classic click here!

Photo by Bass Pro Shop

Mother Son Baseball Night

Where: Hammons Field, Springfield, MO

When: Thursday, August 29, 2019 –  7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Cost: $26.00

Mother & Son needs quality time too! Join GDA’s annual Mother- Son Night, and spend time with your best bud at the Redbird Roost! Enjoy baseball, unlimited food & drinks, and even get a free Springfield Cardinals Hat to snap lots of selfies with you and your son!

For more information on this event click here!

Photo by Gloria Deo Academy

Chunky Knit Blanket Workshop®

Where: AR Workshop Springfield, 1550 E. Battlefield, Ste. M-2, Springfield, MO

When: Thursday, August 29, 2019 – 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Cost: $85.00

The fall season is fastly approaching us, and it’s the perfect time of the year for a Chunky Knit Blanket! Come, attend the AR Workshop Springfield and make your very own fall blanket!

To sign for this event click here!

Photo by AR Workshop Springfield