- The list below includes 33 free or cheap things to do in or near Nixa, Missouri, including 33 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Parks, Fishing and Other Entertainment.
- From McCauley Park to Eric's Elite Guide Service, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Nixa and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Springfield, Walnut Shade, Ozark and Reeds Spring.
In 1818, Smallin Civil War Cave became the first documented cave in Missouri. Visitors can tour the cave, hear Civil War stories around the campfire, and even tour the cave at night while wading in 54-degree water to see endangered species.
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4601 S. Nature Center Way, Springfield, MO 65804 MoreLess Info
Covering 80 acres, the Springfield Conservation Nature Center has on its site a total of 3 miles of trails, covered lunch areas and bus and RV parking spots. The building has an auditorium, classrooms and an information desk.
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.
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.
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.