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What to do for Independence Day 2016 in Springfield MO

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
2016 4th of July Fireworks and Events Springfield MO

2016 4th of July Fireworks and Events Springfield MO

It’s nice and warm in Missouri by now, some might even say it’s getting a bit too hot. Now is the time to enjoy a glass of lemonade or iced tea, pull out the patio furniture and find some nice camping spots, but one of our favorite holidays is also coming up. If you’re like us and are already planning where to take the family, these are just some of the 2016 4th of July fireworks and events taking place in Springfield MO. (more…)

Top weekend getaways near Springfield MO

Thursday, May 26th, 2016
Weekend vacations ideas Springfield MO

Weekend vacations ideas Springfield MO

What’s your dream vacation like? It probably involves either traveling through Europe to check out some of the most popular and historic landmarks, or simply getting away to a warm beach and soaking up the rays. Unfortunately, many of us can’t find time to get out and away thanks to busy schedules. With Memorial Day coming up, we thought it time to hit on the topic of weekend vacations ideas for those wanting to get away from Springfield MO for just a little while. All of these places are within a three-hour drive of our Springfield location, and will offer a new atmosphere for shopping and relaxing. (more…)

How to spend Memorial Day weekend 2016 in Springfield MO

Monday, May 9th, 2016
2016 Memorial Day Weekend Events

2016 Memorial Day Weekend Events Springfield MO

It’s been far too long since most people have had an extended weekend, at least if they haven’t been using up their vacation days. In some ways this makes the end of winter and the beginning of spring sort of drag on, making us even thirstier for the start of summer. Most of us don’t just see Memorial Day as just a day to remember the soldiers who have left us, but also the first major holiday to kick off the warm weather ahead. For this reason, you may be wondering just what your options are as far as 2016 Memorial Day weekend events in Springfield MO are concerned. (more…)

Ways to go green in April for Earth Day 2016

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

2016 Earth Day Ideas for Springfield MO

In the automotive world we’re always talking about greener options, and that doesn’t refer to paint colors. Development of vehicles that run on alternative fuels, have hybrids powertrains or are fully electric has been a goal for decades. While we aren’t quite ready to say gasoline models are about to go the way of the dinosaurs, when electric vehicles start rolling out with practical ranges and shorter charging times, it seems only natural that they should someday replace your standard vehicle. Until then, it would make little sense for us to promote 2016 Earth Day Ideas for Springfield MO that involve buying a new car, unless you’re driving a relic. Here are some things you can do this year to help keep our community beautiful. (more…)

Our bunny noses have sniffed out the 2016 Easter events in Springfield MO

Thursday, March 10th, 2016
2016 Easter egg hunts in Springfield MO

2016 Easter egg hunts in Springfield MO

When two bunnies bump into each other, do they greet by asking, “What’s the hops?”  Bad joke, we know, but since rabbits don’t have cable, their slang is possibly way behind the times. Luckily, there are a variety of 2016 Easter egg hunts in Springfield MO where you and your little ones can teach the Easter Bunny, the most influential of all bunnies, all the latest phrases. That, and get some serious egg hunting on. (more…)

What to do and where to go for the car enthusiast on Father’s Day

Friday, June 12th, 2015
Father’s Day 2015 weekend events Springfield MO

Father’s Day 2015 weekend events Springfield MO

Father’s Day is just over a week away, falling on June 21st this year, and sometimes dads are the hardest people to plan for, especially when the holiday falls on a Sunday every year. Sure, sure, it’s a great day for brunch, but so is every other day of the week. We’ve been digging deep, and we think we’ve found some of the most interesting Father’s Day 2015 weekend events in Springfield MO. We hope at least one of them will do the trick and make dad smile. (more…)

Kick off the summer with Memorial Day Events in Springfield MO

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
Memorial Day Weekend events in Springfield MO

Memorial Day Weekend events in Springfield MO

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Memorial Day weekend marks the kickoff for summer in most people’s minds, so it only makes sense to get out of the house and enjoy the sunshine. The weather for Memorial Day in Springfield is expected to be fairly mild in temperature, though warnings of scattered thunderstorms may make it advisable to head out with an umbrella. That said, here are some Memorial Day Weekend events in Springfield MO that should provide excellent entertainment during this extended weekend. That is, if you don’t want to check out our Volkswagen Memorial Day Event, where you can save $500 on 2015 Volkswagen Jetta or 2015 Volkswagen Passat models when you purchase or lease.  (more…)

Easter: a brunch-worthy holiday

Saturday, March 28th, 2015
Easter brunch in Springfield MO

Easter brunch in Springfield MO

With Easter on its way, you may be searching for a few things to do with the family. During the holidays, Springfield offers plenty of family-friendly fun for everyone to enjoy! While there are several events in the area, Springfield is home to some of the best Easter brunches! If you’ve been searching for Easter brunch in Springfield MO, we’ve narrowed down a few top-notch options that both you and yours may enjoy! (more…)