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Jun 19

Trip Around the Ozarks for June 19, 2013

Posted on June 19, 2013 at 9:17 AM by Dustin Hall

A recap of the City's weekly radio show highlighting upcoming area events:
  • Fri. 6/21 - Helping a Hero (all volunteer organization) invites you to a Welcome Home Ceremony and Key Presentation honoring SPC Stephen Marcum who was severely injured in Afghanistan in July 2009. The event will be at 11 am at 1237 Quail Valley Circle in Lebanon. RSVP to or call 888-786-9531. Vino Alan will perform during the ceremony. Come out and support, wear your red, white and blue. Please bring a gift card to help this family home.
  • Fri. 6/21 - The Ozark Hills Theater presents Vino Alan, from the X Factor, you won’t want to miss this along with Russ Rhodenizer Project and Fivefold at 8pm. Visit for details. Also on Saturday, June 22nd there will be a tribute to Boxcar Willie by his son Boxcar Willie Jr, at 7pm. Both shows are $15 a person. The theater takes CASH only. Box office opens at noon on Friday or you can purchase tickets at Collision Master in St. Robert (next to sonic).
  • Sat. 6/22 - Our Town Your Town Celebration at the I-44 Speedway. $10 a carload and you get to enjoy the car race, festival, Monster Energy FMX show and fireworks. For more information call the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce at 417-588-3256.
  • Sat. 6/22 - Live Music! Naturally Blended will be performing at the Elks Lodge, cost is $5 per person. Call Buffy for more info 417-532-2557.
  • Sat. 6/29 - Lebanon Cruise in Car Show from 5 to 8pm at The Treasure Chest Antique Mall located at 818 East HWY 32. $5 registration per vehicle and Free to the public. Call Tim at 417-650-0706.
  • Sat. 6/29 & Sun. 6/30 - Midwest Derby Fest, Roller Derby Tournament at Cowan Civic Center: Saturday 8am -10pm and Sunday 8am – 8pm. Tickets are $20 a day or $30 for the weekend. Tickets are sold at the door. 34 games, 20 teams both women and men competing.
  • Wed. 7/3 - 4th of July Salute to America NASCAR Show & Fireworks at the Lebanon I-44 Speedway. Visit for details.
  • Thr. 7/4 - Sat. 7/6 - Starvy Creek Bluegrass Festival. This festival is outside with names featured like Dailey and Vincent, Dale Ann Bradley and Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver and so many more. Show times are Thursday at 6:30pm, Friday and Saturday starting at noon. Cost is $15 for Thursday and $20 on Friday or Saturday or $45 for a 3 day pass. Children under 12 are free and ages 12-16 are half price with an adult ticket. Visit for the full line up and details.
  • Mon. 7/8 - Sat. 7/13 - Laclede County Fair: Laclede County Fairgrounds by the Cowan Civic Center. For information call 417-322-5349 or visit
  • Sat. 7/13 & Sun. 7/14 - Fiber U: Learn how you like your fiber, promoting fiber arts education in the Midwest. Free Admission. For class prices and to register for classes call 417-533-5280 or visit
  • Sat. 7/20 & Sun. 7/21 - Get Prepared Expo at the Cowan Civic Center. Visit for information.
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 Judy Fortner at