1. 19th Annual Rock’n Ribs BBQ Festival 4/20-21:
- Head out to the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds and Event Center tonight from 5-11pm and tomorrow from 10am-11pm to enjoy some delicious barbecue! There will be live music, plenty of food and drinks, and kids zones full of games and activities for the younger ones!
- 80 different teams will be competing for the title of “Best BBQ” in a ‘Kansas City BBQ Society’ Sanctioned event all to benefit 7 different local children’s charities!
- Admissions is $10 at the gate. All ages are welcome!
2. Bass Pro Legends of Golf 4/20-22:
- It’s back! The 5th Annual Bass Pro Legends of Golf at Big Cedar Lodge is taking place this weekend with the greatest field yet scheduled to attend this PGA Tour Champions event! PLUS the new Mountain Top Course designed by Gary Player is making its debut!
- PGA TOUR Champions players will add Mountain Top to their competitive schedule, playing Buffalo Ridge Springs on Thursday, April 19; Top of the Rock on either Friday or Saturday, and Mountain Top on the alternate day; and closing out the week with a final round at Top of the Rock on Sunday, April 22.
- Saturday, April 21, is Family Fun Day, where all children ages 17 and under receive free admission with a paying adult. YouTube stars and trick-shot aficionados Dude Perfect will make a special appearance on the Arnold Palmer Practice Facility at 3:00 p.m. along with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and PGA TOUR Champions golfers. All Family Fun Day guests will also receive a special gift from the Branson Convention and Visitors Bureau and a free chicken sandwich courtesy of Chick-Fil-A (limited quantity available).
- Sunday, April 22, is the Celebrity Skins Shootout starting at 9:30 a.m.at Top of the Rock. This special event, which is sandwiched between two waves of tournament play, will feature a 9-hole skins game including appearances by Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, and Lee Trevino; actor, producer, and businessman Mark Wahlberg; and singer-songwriter, actor, and defending champion Kid Rock!
- For more info click here.
3. Jurassic Quest XL Evolved 4/20-22:
- Jurassic Quest brings you a Dinosaur Adventure for the whole family. The exhibit features over 80 ultra-realistic, life-size dinosaurs.
They have the only interactive baby dinosaurs in North America. The walking dinosaurs playfully interact with guests for a truly unique experience. Guests can walk among these huge creatures, learn about them and even ride a few. Jurassic Quest has the largest Dinosaurs in North America. There are even huge fossil digs where young paleontologists can uncover long hidden dinosaurs bones, the “Dino Bounce” area with several, towering, dinosaur theme inflatable mazes, face painting, Dino crafts and much more!
- Check it all out at the Springfield Expo Center this weekend!
- For more info. and to purchase tickets click here.