Now that the holiday season is over, you might be feeling a big of a letdown. This can be a natural feeling after all the hubbub and excitement dies down. But, you don’t have to wallow in your misery—head out into the world and check out these great January events in Springfield.
- Paint Nite. Every Tuesday night at Patton Alley Pub, explore your artistic side while drinking your favorite beverages. For $45, you will get a step-by-step walkthrough and learn how to paint your own acrylic masterpiece.
- Ghost Tour. Experience the spooky side of Springfield with these weekly ghost tours. Every Tuesday and Friday night at Pythian Castle, you can hear about the ghostly history behind this beautiful castle. They also have day tours available for younger children. Costs vary depending on the tour.
- First Friday Art Walk. The first Friday of every month, you can listen to live music, explore original art, eat delicious food, and more at 27 venues in downtown Springfield. Runs from 5pm through 11pm and is free for everyone.
- Farmers Market of the Ozarks. Every Saturday at the Farmers Park Pavilion find fresh produce, unique gifts, delicious food, and live music. This is the only permanent farmers’ market in the Ozarks.
With so many things to do here in Springfield, there is no excuse to stay inside. What is your favorite local wintertime activity?