Friday Five: 417's Best Events 8/28 - 9/3

Thrifty & Nifty

We have something for everyone this week! We have deals, meals, and wheels!

What's Happening This Week?

Book store closing

Independent Bookstore Day at Word on the Street Bookshop

Where: Word on the Street Books, 127 East Church Street, Ozark, MO 65721

When: Saturday, August 28th from 10 AM - 4 PM

We are so sad to see a local bookstore closing but we want you to be a part of the amazing deals they are offering! Help them close out with a BANG. Come celebrate Independent Bookstore Day, and fatefully, Word on the Street Bookshop's last day for customers. EVERYTHING in the store is 75% off. FREE ARCs, stickers, and buttons.

Shelving, tables, and fixtures will also be available for sale.

Springfield Farmers Market

Fall Crafters - Greater Springfield Famers' Market

Where: Greater Springfield Farmers' Market, 2825 S Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO 65804

When: Saturday, August 29th from 8 AM - 12 PM

"In addition to our Great Producer Vendors, we are inviting Crafters to join us August 29th and September 5th"

Beer and pineapple whip

Beer Float Friday! Jenny Rancher + Pineapple Whip

Where: Tie & Timber Beer Co, 1451 E Cheery St, Springfield, MO 65802

When: August 28 at 12 PM - August 29 at 12 AM

"We had such a good time with Pineapple Whip, we decided to partner up again, this time with our Strawberry-Lemonade Jenny Rancher Sour and Strawberry-Kiwi Pineapple Whip! This combo is AMAZING! Join us this Friday August 28th at 12pm for a limited release of this most delicious combo. 🍓🍻"


28th Annual VW Weekend

Where: Best Western Inn of the Ozarks, 207 W Vam Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632

When: Friday, August 28 from 10 AM - August 30 at 1 PM

"This is the ultimate car show weekend. It’s not just for the fancy show cars…it’s for all of you. Bugs, vans and everything in between. There will be lots of vendors with those much looked for parts and accessories.

Ride through our beautiful Ozark Mountains on a beautiful Ozark summer weekend with all your new and old VW buddies.

VW Weekend, Days Inn has a few rooms left and can handle trailers with notice. 479-253-8863"

Click here for tickets!


Plants & Pastries Pop-up Event!

Where: Luco's Pizza, 2925 W Republic Rd. Suite 100, Springfield, MO 65807

When: Saturday, August 29 from 10 AM - 2 PM

"Do you love plants as much as we do?? Join us for another plant sale outside of Lucos Pizza!
We will also be offering vegan pastries, cold brew coffee, and matcha lattes. Can’t wait to see you then!"

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