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Feb 25

Trip Around the Ozarks for February 25, 2015

Posted on February 25, 2015 at 1:32 PM by Dustin Hall

Good Morning Everyone!

Just few more days and it will be Opening day at Bennett Spring State Park. Bundle up and come on out on Sunday morning to join all the people that travel to Lebanon from all over for this time honored tradition. Even if you don't plan on throwing your line in, grab some hot beverages and come, this is not something that you will want to miss!

On Saturday and Sunday February 28th and March 1st the R.K Gun & Knife Show will once again stop at the Cowan Civic Center. You can get more details at

On Saturday March 7 Lebanon welcomes the Mid-MO Percussion Arts Competition to the Cowan Civic center. This all day competition ends with a concert starting at 7:30. Tickets for spectators is $10 for the day and includes the concert.  

And for those that looking to get out and exercise with their furry companion Saturday March 7th is also the 5K Dog Jog. Join this 5K Run or fun walk benefiting The Jackets 11u Baseball and Claws & Paws (Lebanon Humane Society) at the Atchley Walking Trail. Registration starts at 8AM.

On March 12th the Lebanon Concert Association welcomes Cornet Chop Suey to the Civic Center Theatre. Best known for a wide variety of styles, Cornet Chop Suey applies its own exciting style to traditional jazz, swing, blues, and "big production" numbers. Every performance by Cornet Chop Suey is a high-energy presentation and a memorable experience for the audience!

The music in Lebanon doesn't stop there..

On Friday March 13th the Lebanon Host Lion's Club welcomes the Isaacs to the Civic Center Theatre. The Isaacs are a country and bluegrass gospel music group and the concert is going to be something that you don't want to miss. The Concert starts at 7PM.

Here are a few things to look forward throughout the month of March:
Missouri Pet Breeders Trade Show
Annual Community Wide Garage Sale
And the first day of Spring!
USA Preparedness Expo
& the National Antique Tractor Pulls

FYI: The next regularly scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, March 9th 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