FREE Event! Life360 Freedom Fest 2016 is Springfield's largest, choreographed Fireworks event on the 4th of July hosted by the Ozark Empire Fair Grounds. Gates open at 6:00 pm and fireworks start at dusk. Bring your lawn chairs, family and friends, and some money for concessions and we'll see you there!
Every Thursday Afternoon at Hovey House (800 W. Hovey St., Springfield, MO 65802) Sign up starts at 2:30 p.m. Distribution starts at 3:00 p.m. Distribution Ends around 4:00 p.m. Call Hovey House at 417-942-2456 for more information.
This is our annual National Night Out Celebration hosted by the Grant Beach Neighborhood Association. It is held at the Pavillon at Grant Beach Park. There are several information tables about various organizations, the Springfield Police Department is usually there. We also have had the Springfield Fire Department visit, as well as state representatives and news crews. There's lots of activities for the kids, like tie-dying, cake walk, and there are door prizes as well. Free food, fun, and music awaits.