Events Schedule

Great Outdoor Days

September 5-7, 2014

Location:  Lake Springfield, Springfield, Missouri

We invite you to join us for a weekend at Lake Springfield dedicated to the exhilarating world of outdoor recreation. Kayaking, Canoeing, Paddle Boarding, Pontoon Rides, Fishing and many more Outdoor Skill based activities will be awaiting you there! Pre-1840's Mountain Man Rendezvous Village; Flintnapping, Beading, Dutch Oven Cookery Demos, and so much more!


Tour de Bass

October 5, 2014, Bass Pro Shops Sportsman's Park, Springfield, Missouri
Sponsored by Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

25, 42, 77 and 102 mile bike rides
These rides are open to all ability levels. The 9 and 20 mile rides are great for families. Food and water rest stops are available throughout the course and lunch is provided


Rock 4 Kids Running Series

Paint the Run, April 26, 2014, Harrison Elementary, Springfield, Missouri

Zombie Run/Walk, October 25, 2014, Rutledge Wilson Farm Park, Springfield, Missouri


Dogwood Canyon Trail Run Weekend

October 18-19, Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, Lampe, Missouri

Dogwood Canyon is a 10,000 acre Nature Park that spans the Missouri/Arkansas border. The trail races are rocky, hilly, muddy, fun and beautiful. These courses are exclusively only open for our trail runs, making the participants of this world class event amongst the special few who are granted access to these majestic trails!


2 Mile CAMO Color Fun Run/Walk

November 1, 2014, Bass Pro Shops, Springfield, Missouri

Great for all family members, friends, and high school and college students!  Everyone of all ages are invited to come and get covered in CAMO colored paint as you run through a scenic Springfield route this Fall!  We will offer a fun finish line and so much more!                                                                                     MORE           

News-Leader 5K Run/Walk           

November 2, 2014, Bass Pro Shops, Springfield, Missouri

Open for all fitness levels and great for families and friends!     MORE

Conservation Marathon, Mercy Marathon Relay AND The Cohick Half Marathon

November 2, 2014, Springfield, Missouri

We have your distance covered!

The marathon is 26.2 miles, the half is 13.1 miles and you can choose your distance on your team in the Mercy Marathon Relay: 5K, 10K or 12.2K (3.1, 6.2 and 7.5 miles)

The routes are beautiful and will lead runners through neighborhoods, downtown Springfield and historic route 66.

Beverages, entertainment and fun can be found throughout the course. If you aren’t running, come out and cheer the runners on!

The 2014 finish line will be fantastic!



Official Sponsors

The North Face
Missouri Beef Industry Council
SW Audio Visual
Einstein Bros Bagels
Professional Massage Training Center
Coca Cola, Ozarks Bottling Company
Ferrell-Duncan Clinic

Community Sponsors

Ollis and Company
Big Fish
First Impressions Printing
Hiland Dairy
Buzbee Dental

Media Sponsors

Springfield News-Leader
100.5 The Wolf
Springfield Business Journal