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Free Sports Webinar set for Thursday Morning

Missouri Travel Alliance is sponsoring a Sports in the Show-Me State webinar at 10:15 a.m. Thursday via Zoom. Sports experts from around the state will have an open conversation about sports tournament insights from several perspectives. Whatever your sports role might be, you’ll appreciate this time spent with Zach, Mark, Lance and Chris, along with


City’s Largest Annual Group Event Extends Contract by Three Years

After being forced to cancel the 2020 event due to the pandemic crisis, the organizer of the National Christian HomeSchool Basketball Championships signed a contract to bring the event to Springfield for an additional three years. That’s much needed good news for the local leisure and hospitality industry, said Tracy Kimberlin, president/CEO of the Convention

Registration Closes Feb. 19 for Sports Travel Exchange

Registration ends Feb. 19 for Missouri Sports Travel Exchange set for March 9-11 at Chateau on the Lake in Branson. Missouri Sports Travel Exchange will bring sports event organizers and sports tourism representatives together for two days of one-on-one appointments, education and networking. For more information, contact Missouri Sports Travel Exchange Event Planner Lagina Fitzpatrick,