- The list below includes 27 free or cheap things to do in or near Springfield, Missouri, including 35 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Movie Theaters, Parks and Fishing.
- From Nathanael Greene Park/Close Memorial to Springfield National Cemetery, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Springfield and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Nixa, Ozark and Republic.
Paint Nite 313 South Patton Avenue, Springfield, MO MoreLess Info
Paint Nite invites guests to break away from a typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation.
Springfield's Pythian Castle is a purportedly haunted event venue designed in imitation of a grand European castle. It features a comedy lounge, dinner theater and cabaret. Pythian Castle is also a beautiful wedding venue.
Originally operated exclusively by volunteers, the Springfield Art Museum continues to rely heavily on community support in a variety of ways. A variety of exhibition galleries are available, and new wing was added in 2008.
Springfield's Palace Theater is a discount movie multiplex that shows sub-run films, or movies that have already run in first-run theaters. The theater also offers deals on concessions and a number of other specials.
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2305 East Kearney, Springfield, MO 65803 MoreLess Info
Although it started with a single showcase, The Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks now has over 5,000 pieces of military memorabilia. The museum hosts Museum School for students so they can learn more about history and science.
A movie theater with 14 auditoriums, Regal College Station Stadium 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers self-service and mobile ticketing, stadium seating and a snack bar.
3861 E. Stan Musial Drive, Springfield, MO 65809 MoreLess Info
Established in 1994, the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame honors Missouri athletes from various sports. Famous inductees include Stan Musial, George Brett, Lou Brock, Bob Ozzie Smith and Dick Vermeil.
From arcade games to laser tag, Battlefield Lanes is an entertainment complex that offers visitors a traditional bowling experience. The center has a variety of birthday party packages for kids, teens, and adults.