BRANSON MO NEWS: CLOSE
Oktoberfest, the Stockton Black Walnut Festival and more things to do this weekend.
Andrew Jansen/News-LeaderPremier motorcycle riders from all over the country converge on Lucas Oil Speedway this weekend for the inaugural Lucas Oil Speedway USA Pro-Am Motocross event on the off road track.(Photo: Submitted photo)THURSDAY 57th Annual Stockton Black Walnut Festival, Stockton City Park, Stockton. Live music, craftsmanship demonstrations and vendors, entertainment and carnival rides. Free. Ride wristbands $20. firstname.lastname@example.org or 417-276-5988“The Diary of Anne Frank,” 7:30 p.m., Craig Hall Balcony Theatre on Missouri State University campus, 1147 E. Grand St. The firsthand account of coming of age in an age of terror. Anne’s voice resonates just as powerfully today as when her diary first was published 70 years ago. Tickets $14 adults; $12 students. 417-836-7678“Mamma Mia!,” 7:30 p.m., Springfield Little Theatre at the Landers, 311 E. Walnut St. Based on the hit songs of ABBA, “Mamma Mia!” tells the hilarious tale of a daughter’s search for her birth father. Tickets $16-$36. 417-869-1334My Favorite Crime Book Club, 6 p.m., The Coffee Ethic, 124 Park Central Square. Discuss your favorite crime books and aspects of the genre. “The Last Victim: A True-Life Journey into the Mind of a Serial Killer” by Jason M. Moss. Free. 417-866-6645“Seeds of Joy,” 7 p.m., Stained Glass Theatre, 1996 W. Evangel St., Ozark. Robby’s desire to be a missionary throws his family’s circus tradition into chaos. Tickets $12 adults, $10 children. 417-581-9192FRIDAY 4th Annual HOTO Sertoma Oktoberfest, 6-10 p.m., Springfield Exposition Center, 635 E. St. Louis St. Beer sampling, brat-eating contests, Alpine Good Will Games, family night kids’ activities, live music and of course, polka. Tickets $5. http://sertomaoktoberfest.com4th Annual Empty Bowls fundraiser, 4:30-8 p.m., Panera Bread, 4100 S. Campbell Ave. Make a donation …
Powered by WPeMaticoAll Things Branson Sponsor: