Weekend Outlook

Fridays at 8:30 am

Find out what's taking place each Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Ozarks as you plan your weekend.

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Dickerson Park Zoo will honor veterans tomorrow (11/11) by offering free admission for any service members and veterans and their families.  The zoo will also host “Celebrate Henry” Sunday (11/12) at 2 to honor the life of Henry the Hippo who died this month. 

Missouri Department of Conservation

The Nature and the Arts series continues tonight (11/3) at 7 at the Springfield Conservation Nature Center.  Photographer Jim Mayfield will show images from his more than 50 years as a nature photographer with recorded music by pianist Tom Becker.  To register, 888-4237.

MSU Folklore Club

The 10th annual Haunted Campus Tour is tonight (10/27) from 6 to 9 on the Missouri State University campus.  Hear legends, history and personal experiences about haunted spaces on campus and meet some ghosts along the way.  Tours leave approximately every 20 minutes. Ticket reservations can be made ahead of time: $4 per individual or $10 for a group of three. Reserve by email:  RGholson@MissouriState.edu

Eureka Springs Historical Museum

The Eureka Springs Historical Museum is hosting the ninth annual Voices from Eureka’s Silent City today and tomorrow (10/20-10/21).  The living history tours at the city’s cemetery start at 5:30 p.m.  This year’s performance will focus on the many people, places and things that intrigued Robert Ripley of “Ripley’s Believe It or Not” fame, and many other unique and unbelievable characters.  The cost is $15 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under.  

Rusty Wheels Old Engine Club

The 2017 Rusty Wheels Old Engine Club Fall Show is today and tomorrow (10/13-10/14) at 5722 Highway 65 South, six miles south of Harrison, Arkansas.  It will feature a tractor pull, a tractor parade, food, miniature train rides for kids, arts and crafts and more. 

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