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Mar 31

Trip Around the Ozarks for March 30, 2016

Posted on March 31, 2016 at 11:39 AM by Dustin Hall

Hello Friends;

Starting off April on Saturday 4/2 COPE will be having their Silver Anniversary Gala featuring Little River Band. Come out to help them celebrate their 25th Anniversary at the Cowan Civic Center. Starting at 6PM there will be a Social Hour w/ Hors d'oeuvres, Silent Auction, and then an Elegant Dinner followed by Little River Band Concert. This event is Formal Attire, and the doors open at 5:30. Ticket Info: 417-533-5201 or Facebook

Race fans your wait is over. Lebanon I-44 Speedway's Opening Night is this Saturday. Come on out as the track starts its season off early this year. Gates open at 5PM and racing starts at 6PM. Info:

On April 7th, 8th & 9th The Lebanon Area Homeschoolers Drama Troupe presents “Jolly Roger & the Pirate Queen" Join characters Roger Goodman, Sarah Huffington and Long John Silver as they sails the high seas during this tale of twist, turns and intrigue. Show starts at 7PM on Thursday and Friday and starts at 2PM on Saturday. Doors open one hour prior. Info: LebanonAreaHomeschoolersDramaTroupe or Homeschoolers Website

On Saturday April 9th is Project Grad Car Show and Poker Run to Benefit LHS Class of 2016's Grad Project. Poker Run starts at 9:30AM with the last bike out at 10:30AM at Fort Awesome Powersports. Run ends at The Mall at a car and bike show. Join them for live music, food, vendor village, prizes and fun.

April 11th the Lebanon Concert Association presents The Jive Aces at the Cowan Civic Center. The Jive Aces are a Swing band of six dynamic players and is one of England's top Jive/Swing Bands. They finished as semi-finalists on the popular television show Britain's Got Talent. For more information call 417-532-2990.

On April 16th is Hairy's Run for Clean Water 15K, 5K or Kid's Lap in Atchley Park. Pre-Registration is available by stopping by Hairy's Salon on Jefferson or online. Pre-register by April 5th for free shirt. Registration is also available the day of the event at 7AM. The 15K will start at 8AM followed by the 5K at 810Am and the kid's go at 9:15AM. For Info: Facebook

Also on the 16th the Lebanon Farmer's Market is open for the summer. Head on over every Saturday from 8AM - 1PM and Wednesday 2PM - 6PM for some of the freshest produce in the area. The Farmer's Market is located conveniently on Jefferson by the railroad tracks. Info: .

Here are some future events to look forward to:
Rt 66 90th Anniversary Celebration
Earth Day Street Fair and City-Wide Recycling
Mercy-Me Run
Lebanon Mega-Con  
Prescription Take Back - LPD
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, April 11th 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