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Dec 03

Trip Around the Ozarks for December 3, 2014

Posted on December 3, 2014 at 10:27 AM by Bruce Conklin

A recap of the City's weekly radio show highlighting upcoming area events:

Good Morning KJEL listeners, Bruce Conklin here to take you on your weekly Trip Around the Ozarks.

This Friday December 5th from 5-7 is Christmas in the Park. There will be hay rides, face painting, storytelling, and tons of Christmas lights. All taking place in Atchley Park and is free to everyone.

Also this Friday December 5th starting at 7PM in the Civic Center Theater the 399th Army Band will be holding a concert for Christmas. This event is open and free to the public.

Saturday December 6th is the Miss Merrie Christmas Pageant in the Civic Center Theater. There will be a 3pm show and a 7pm show. General admission on the night of the event will be $6 per person. 

Also, on Saturday December 6th will be Conway’s Christmas Parade. The Parade will start at 1PM and will start on Spruce, go to main and conclude on Myrtle.

On December 9th at 7PM the Lebanon Concert Association will be hosting Two on Tap – Happy Holidays. This one-of-a-kind variety show is jam-packed with holiday fun! Music fans of all ages will love the lush renditions of favorite Christmas standards, plus a few comedic surprises as well! This is a reserved seating event so contact Vivian Calton today to get yours by calling 532-2990.

The night of December 11th at First United Methodist Church there will be a community choir and band concert that is free and open to the public.

On Saturday December 13th starting at 1 will be Stoutland’s Christmas Parade. The Parade route will start at the school and proceed down main street.

And Finally; On Christmas Day is the Yulefest Community Dinner at the Mills Center. This is a free community dinner for everyone served from noon - 2. They are also looking for volunteers for this event to drive, serve as waiters, set up and decorate. For more information please contact Judy at 417-288-1047.

FYI: The next regularly scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, Dec. 8th in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
Remember to tune in to KJEL 103.7 FM every Wednesday at 8:20 AM for the weekly "Trip Around the Ozarks." If you have an event that you would like featured on "Trip Around the Ozarks" please e-mail Tourism Director Bruce Conklin at