Kids Activities in Downtown Springfield

Two or Four Open-Jump Sessions and Popsicles at Jumpin Joeys (50% Off)

Jumpin Joeys

Springfield

$19.88 $10

Clean, safe, 8,000-square-foot Australia-themed indoor play space with seven bounce houses, an arcade, and SIOTO-certified play monitors

$29 for Eight Weeks of Adult Keyboard Lessons at Piano Craft ($60 Value)

Piano Craft

Springfield

$60 $29

Adult students learn to play nine songs in eight one-hour group classes with two one-on-one 30-minute sessions

$49 for Four Private Music, Art, or Drama Lessons at Conservatory of the Ozarks ($100 Value)

Conservatory of the Ozarks

The Conservatory of the Ozarks

$100 $49

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Experienced instructors teach students of all ages and experience levels during private lessons at this fine-arts academy

Kids' Group Art Classes or Private Music Lessons at Pellegrino's School of Music & Art (Up to 53% Off)

Pellegrino's School of Music & Art

Springfield

$57 $27

Kids learn drawing, painting, and mixed-media art techniques; private lessons for voice, guitar, drums, piano, violin, and other instruments

$10 for Visit for Four to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame (Up to $20 Value)

Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

$20 $10

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Hall of fame honors athletes from sports across the board, including baseball player Yogi Berra and former Dallas Cowboy Jackie Smith

$12 for Two Rounds of Mini Golf for Two at Ozarks Beach Club ($20 Value)

Ozarks Beach Club

Ozark

$10 $6

Tropical-themed mini-golf course with 18 holes set among palm trees

Zipline Adventure Tour for One, Two, or Four from Indian Point Zipline (Up to 51% Off)

Indian Point Zipline

Indian Point

$36 $18

Ziplining individuals are thoroughly harnessed before traveling 2,700 ft. over trees and foliage on 60-minute tours

Water Slide at Indian Point Hydro-Slides (Up to 56% Off). Four Options Available.

Indian Point Hydro-Slides

Branson

$25 $12

Take a ride down a water slide and splash into a pool at the end

Foot Safari Admission for Two Children or One Child and One Adult at Branson's Promised Land Zoo (Up to 50% Off)

Branson's Promised Land Zoo

Branson

$19.90 $11

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Bottle-feed baby animals, watch live shows, and treat colorful parakeets at a zoo run by animal and conservation experts

Admission to World's Largest Toy Museum and Harold Bell Wright Museum for One, Two, or Five (Up to 68% Off)

World's Largest Toy Museum and Harold Bell Wright Museum

Branson

$17.90 $8

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More than one million toys including antique tin fire trucks and retro lunchboxes; museum honors author of The Shepherd of the Hills

Day Pass Valid from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. for Two or Four at Greatest Adventures Mini Golf (50% Off)

Greatest Adventures Mini Golf

Greatest Adventures Mini Golf

$34 $17

36-hole mini golf course hosts USPMGA golf championships and features the Towering Smoking Dragon, an Egyptian sphinx, and waterfall cave

Mini Golf Day Pass for up to Four or Six at Back to the 50s Mini Golf (50%)

Back to the 50's Mini Golf

Branson

$20 $10

18-hole mini-golf course sends visitors putt-putting through the past with iconic imagery, such as Elvis and a jukebox

Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai at New Shanghai Theatre through December 31 (Up to 45% Off)

Amazing Acrobats of Shanghai

New Shanghai Theatre

$38.94 $26

A 40-person troupe performs amazing feats that might include roller-skating dancers, limber contortionists, and colorful dragons

Six Group Beginner or Intermediate Simply Music Keyboard Lessons at A Joyful Noise Music Studio (Up to 73% Off)

A Joyful Noise Music Studio

College Skyline

$149 $40

Students learn and improve their keyboard prowess during hands-on lessons, and receive a DVD recording of each class

Bowling Package for Four or Six with Shoe Rental and Pizza at Carl Richard Bowling Centers (Up to 51% Off)

Carl Richard Bowling Centers

Joplin

$50.99 $25

Two games of bowling in a family-friendly center with snack bar, arcade, and billiards

Camping with Raft Rental and Optional Amenities at Meramec Valley Campground & RV Park (Up to 55% Off)

Meramec Valley Campground & RV Park

Cuba

$56 $25

Campsites with or without water and electricity; relaxing float trips down the Meramec River aboard rafts

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Discovery Center Springfield understands that the best learning happens during play, so it fields creative discovery through a variety of hands-on exhibits including an anti-gravity mirror, an astronomy gallery, and a miniature TV studio. Kids can ride a bike suspended 20 feet in the air or don a lab coat and explore the mysteries of DNA.

438 E Saint Louis St
Springfield,
MO
US

Featuring games from the 80's! No quarters or tokens needed, play all you want for 5 bucks! 1984 is THE 80's arcade! Stop in and get your 80's on in style. We have the games, the music, and the vibe from the greatest decade ever! Need a place to host your next event or party? We offer private events and party room rentals.

400 E Walnut St
Springfield,
MO
US

Shires For Hire lead passengers on rolling, relaxing, and intimate horse-drawn carriage rides. Passengers nestle up close as their antique-style carriage trundles along a downtown street, elegantly pulls passengers away from a wedding, or schleps holiday wagons through the snow. Drivers delicately lead the ride, sporting cowboy hats, top hats for a black-tie affair, or hard hats when riding through a car wash.

100 Park Central Sq.
Springfield,
MO
US

With 3,400 square feet devoted to the fine art of mud molding, Springfield Pottery hosts the works of well-known clayshapers from across the country. Stop in and peruse a selection of tumblers ($18–$28) and pick up spoons to show babies how to fling caviar with gusto ($5–$42). Purchase a pottery mug from Justin Rothshank ($39) or stock up on wooden bowls from Brad McCullum and outfit miniature dollhouses with makeshift hot tubs ($60–$90).

416 S Campbell Ave
Springfield,
MO
US

Sixteen glossy lanes outfitted with hydraulic bumpers and automatic scoring machines await pin crushers of all stripes at Lighthouse Lanes, a Christian-owned bowling center that racks up spares and strikes for wholesome entertainment. Grab a pair of fashionable tri-tone kicks (a $2 value) and bowl to the pulsating rhythms of music under the stars during cosmic bowling hours, held every night of the week and throughout the day on weekends (up to a $4 value/game). A gentle learning curve for beginners and an exciting environment free of smoke and alcohol makes bowling at Lighthouse Lanes the most family-friendly sport not named Finnish wife-carrying. Bowlers tired of basting turkeys on the lanes can socialize with their pin-pummeling peers in several party and meeting rooms, check out the custom ball work in the pro shop, or challenge each other to billiard grudge matches in the arcade.

350 S Glenstone Ave
Springfield,
MO
US

The sound of cracking bats echoes throughout the batting cages at Batter's Box, where home-run-hungry hitters make a feast out of screeching fastballs and slow-pitch softballs served by the facility's eight pitching machines. Each batting cage accommodates up to five batters at a time; it’s furnished with a pitching machine that can emulate various game conditions with its adjustable pitching speeds that can reach up to 65 miles per hour and a mannequin head that nods before every fastball.

2128 East Pythian Street
Springfield,
MO
US