Weekend Picks – 8/21

Have fun this weekend!


Springfield Cardinals at Hammons Field vs. Frisco Roughriders –  First pitch at 7:10pm ( Sat & Sun 6:10pm)

Springfield Dance Artists: Art on the Square Concert & Gala – Fox Theatre (Fri 6:30 & Sat 7:30pm)


Bottoms Up (at Hy-Vee) – The Diaper Banks of the Ozarks and Hy-Vee team up to throw an epic party in their parking lot, featuring a gourmet burger bar, a sampling of fine adult beverages, and live music! The food and drinks go from 6 – 8 PM, and the free showing of Jurassic Park at dusk. Tickets are only $10 in advance and $12 at the door with proceeds going to The Diaper Bank of the Ozarks.


Meet The Bears – The free fan event (starts at 2:15 p.m. in the area adjacent to the Bill O’Neill Gateway, located north of Robert W. Plaster Stadium) will take place less than two weeks prior to the 2015 season opener against Memphis (Sept. 5) and only three weeks before the Bears return to Springfield on Sept. 12 to take on Chadron State in their home opener as part of Missouri State University’s Family Weekend festivities.