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Plant Swapping Party Set For This Weekend

If you’re looking to change things up this spring without spending money on new decor, the Columbia Regional Library is hosting a Plant Swap this weekend. From 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Saturday, bring all and any plants you want to swap, whether it’s a houseplant or an outdoor garden. Along with plants, people can also […]

The Blufftop at Rocheport Planning Weekend of Events

The Blufftop at Rocheport is planning several events to enjoy this weekend. In addition to regular hours from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, The Blufftop will be open for a special Easter brunch from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. For those who love wine, April is Chardonel month, and the tasting room is open […]


Rose Music Hall Preparing For First Easter Eggstravaganza

Heartland Network-Mid MO is throwing its first Easter Eggstravaganza at Rose Music Hall. From 1-3 p.m. Saturday, people of all ages will get to enjoy the free egg-cellent event and get the chance to take part in an Easter egg hunt, meet the Easter Bunny and maybe win some prizes. Along with the candy and […]

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Acola Celebrating First Birthday Plus Addition of Busch’s Florist

Acola Coffee is gearing up for not only a first birthday bash, but the addition of Busch’s Florist and Greenhouse right inside the shop. From 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, enjoy the celebration with giveaways, birthday treats, new merchandise, plants, flowers and more. In addition to all the giveaways and treats, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. customers […]


Lizzi & Rocco’s Hosting A Dog Easter Egg Hunt

Celebrate Easter with your pups this weekend and watch them complete an Easter egg hunt with a chance to win prizes! From 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday, bring your dog to Lizzi & Rocco’s Natural Market location on Green Meadows Road and watch your dog search the surrounding yard to find thousands of Easter eggs. The Easter […]

Columbia Farmers Market Springing Back

Winter is officially over, this is not a drill! Take advantage of the warming weather this weekend and join the community as the Columbia Farmers Market kicks off the spring season. Experience the transition of the Columbia Farmers Market early spring hours from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. The farmers market is a year-round event, […]

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Easter Celebration Hopping Into Pierpont General Store

Start the Easter celebrations early with an egg-cellent event this weekend. From noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, hop on over to the Pierpont General Store for a day filled with face painting, sweet treats and the Easter Bunny. While the kids take part in Easter activities, adults will be able to enjoy an afternoon of […]

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Pop-up Game Night to Excite Your Night

If you’re craving a night filled with caffeine and games, Toasty Goat Coffee Co. is hosting the perfect event for you. Starting at 6 p.m. Friday, head to Toasty Goat for a pop-up game night by Hexagon Alley. Hexagon Alley will be providing games, customers just need to bring themselves and anyone they want to […]

Create Crafts At The Columbia Public Library

With spring in action, you might feel the need to start brightening up your home once again. This weekend, make the perfect spring art during the Crafternoon event at the Columbia Public Library in the friends room. From 2-4 p.m. Saturday, adults are welcome to create decorative canvas art collages. All you need is a […]


Stephens College Musical to Open Friday

The opening night of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is this Friday at Stephens College. Watch as the story unfolds of six kids who are preparing for the championship of a lifetime, hoping to never hear the dreaded buzzer signifying a mistake. The musical will open at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, with […]


Several St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Planned in Columbia

St. Patrick’s day is upon us, which means there are all kinds of ways to celebrate the luck of the Irish in Columbia this weekend, from drink deals to a holiday themed run! At McNally’s Irish Pub, enjoy a weekend of fun filled with limited Irish food and drink specials. The St. Patrick’s Day party […]

Make Wedding Planning Easy in The District

Wedding planning can be stressful. Luckily, this weekend, businesses in The District are making things a little easier for you to navigate. From 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, tour event spaces, find your dream wedding dress, sip on some champagne, find your bridesmaids gifts and more. From 11 a.m.-11:30 a.m., future brides can meet at The […]

Columbia Young Scientists Expo Set For This Weekend

Young children with a passion for science will get a chance to explore hands-on activities presented by MU researchers and staff. The 2023 Columbia Young Scientists Fair and Expo is from 1-4:30 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Union on the University of Missouri campus. The CYS Fair promotes STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) by connecting […]

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Make Plans With Your Man for the COMO Man Show

The manliest event of the year is here and ready for all the men. If you enjoy hunting, fishing, sports, beer, power tools, food and more, this manly event is for you. From 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the Holiday Inn Expo Center, enjoy dozens of booths and activities just for men, food and drinks […]

March Self Love Club to Slow Down Time

Heal your body this weekend at Moon Yoga for the March Self Love Club. From 2-4 p.m. Sunday, help celebrate Moon Yoga’s fourth birthday all while healing your body in different ways. According to the event page on Facebook, the class will start with a slow warm-up and end with writing prompts and a guided […]

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True/False After Party Set For Multiple Days

After the hustle and bustle of the True/False Film Fest, Rose Music Hall and The Blue Note are hosting after parties for those wanting to keep the party going. Starting at 11 p.m. Thursday, people can party at The Blue Note for the True/False After Party featuring Jessy Lanza, a Canadian electronic songwriter, producer and […]

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Lakota Coffee to Pair Girl Scout Cookies With Coffee

Celebrate National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend right by finding the perfect pair of cookies and coffee. From 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, the Lakota Coffee Co. on Green Meadows Way in south Columbia will host a Girl Scout Cookie booth where you can stock up on all your favorite cookies. Be sure to pair your favorite […]

True/False Film Fest to Kick off Thursday

The famous True/False Film Fest is returning to Columbia this weekend. Enjoy a long weekend of watching films, looking at art and listening to musicians in the heart of downtown Columbia. Starting today and running through Sunday, True/False shows all kinds of films in different locations throughout Columbia. This year, films will be playing at […]

17th Annual Miracles for Kids Radiothon to Make Dreams Come True

The 17th annual Miracles For Kids Radiothon has officially started. For two days, this radiothon, put on by Zimmer Communications and the Missouri Credit Union, will raise funds to cover the costs lifesaving equipment and support programmatic needs at MU Health Care’s Children’s Hospital. The radiothon is from 6 a.m.-6 p.m. today and Friday. To […]

Soul Sessions COMO to Feature Live Music And Art

Soul Sessions COMO is bringing life, music and art to Orr Street Art Studio this weekend. From 7-11 p.m. Saturday, enjoy special guest performances hosted by J. ARiz, local vendors, live art and more. Drinks will be provided by DogMaster Distillery. There will be a cash bar available that will accept credit and debit cards. […]