In addition to having possibly the most creative acronym of all time, AMMO provides an interactive history lesson for people of all ages. They’ve acquired over 5,000 pieces of military history. Their projects include attending aircraft shows, restoration of vintage military equipment and Museum School a program of true history and science for young students. Last year over 1500 students took part in this program. They invite you to experience all their Hands On museum has to offer!
Held on the third Saturday of October every year, this renaissance fair helps to raise funds for Infinity Academy, a school for children with learning abilities. You can have fun and help a great cause all at the same time!
Come celebrate the arrival of fall at Springfield’s Cider Days festival! Enjoy food, attractions, and live entertainment in September on Historic Walnut Street.
Free Admission. Come enjoy plants native to the Missouri region.
An elegant Victorian style bed and breakfast in Springfield. A great place for the whole family to stay on vacation, and only minutes away from fun attractions and great shopping areas!
A 5.6 mile trail in Missouri, great for hiking and biking!
The largest continuously flowing water fall in Missouri, a great place for those seeking scenic spots to visit.
Your one stop shop for all things outdoorsy — Lake of the Ozarks State Park has everything you need!
Enjoy the solitude of an undeveloped cove hidden along the shorelines of one of Missouri’s largest lakes. Swim, fish, boat or simply take in the view from a shady campsite or picnic area overlooking the Lake of the Ozarks. The park offers the opportunity to enjoy a variety of recreational activities on the lake or on shore.
On land, enjoy hiking, biking, climbing, and horseback riding! Year-round overnight accommodations include campsites, Outpost Cabins and yurts.
Lake of the Ozarks State Park’s natural beauty and solitude remain untouched, yet visitors are just minutes away from extensive shopping, restaurants and a variety of entertainment opportunities.
Perhaps the most pristine lake in the area, Stockton lake is both scenic and functional. Take in the sites as you fish or boat, enjoy the Light the Lake music festival in the fall, and see how many wild animals you can spot. You might even see a bald eagle, the national bird making Stockton Lake its home.
Perhaps best known for featuring on of the largest outdoor classrooms of all time, Kellogg Lake is a great place to unwind and enjoy your day. You can delight in the nature around you, take a break on the lake, and spend some quality time with your family in the great outdoors.