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Jun 25

Trip Around the Ozarks for June 24, 2015

Posted on June 25, 2015 at 3:12 PM by Dustin Hall

Hello Everyone!

At the Cowan Civic Center from June 26th through June 28 we welcome back Midwest Derby Fest Roller Derby for three days of intense competition. They welcome all spectators to come hang out and watch a fun filled, action packed weekend of roller derby. There will be over 30 games over the course of the competition of Men and Women's derby, sanctioned and un-sanctioned. Midwest Derby Fest Facebook

July 2nd in Conway starts the 30th Annual Starvy Creek Bluegrass Summer Festival. This three day event starts at 6:30 and is full of bluegrass talent. Info:

On July 4th join Lebanon I-44 Speedway for the rescheduled date for Mercy Master of the Pro's 144. Gates open at noon and racing starts at 3pm. After the races stay to enjoy what will be the areas largest fireworks show. Info:

Starting on Monday July 6th is the 2015 Laclede County Fair located at the fairgrounds behind the Civic Center. The fair will be here through Saturday the 11th. A link the fair information and a schedule of events can be found on the City’s calendar of events.
Info: Fair Info

On July 18th and 19th in the Civic Center Exhibition Hall will be the 6th annual Fiber U event. There will be instructional classes and vendors and is open to the public.

Ozark Visions and Ozark Nightmares are sponsoring the 6th annual “Zombie Walk” for COPE House of Lebanon on July 18, 2015. The walk will be downtown Lebanon at 5:00 PM. The PROM will start immediately after, at The Wallace Building (325 Harwood Ave.) until Midnight. Snack, punch, music, prizes, and fun will be available at the prom for the entire community to enjoy! If you don’t wish to dress up, that’s OK! Come and enjoy the dance in your street clothes. Info: 417-532-1002

Just a reminder: Wednesdays and Saturdays rain or shine, are Lebanon Farmer's market days throughout the summer. Stop by for some of the freshest produce in the area.
Info: Farmers Market Site

Here are some additional items to look forward to:
2015 Gospel Spectacular - 417-588-1435
47th Annual Brumley Gospel Sing - Brumley Gospel Sing
Consider Me Crafty Fair - Consider Me Crafty Facebook

Additional Information and links to these events and other upcoming events can be found on the City’s Event Calendar. Have a great week.

FYI: The next regularly scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, July 13th 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