West Plains is situated around the Mark Twain National Forest with exquisite streams, rivers, lakes and historic mills within a short drive. For the tourist traveling through the area, West Plains provides the most options for lodging, dining, outfitting and other services.
There are also numerous events and activities for all ages throughout the year, highlighted by the city’s signature event – The Old Time Music Ozark Heritage Festival.
Below is a complete listing of annual events and activities available in West Plains. For more information about any of these events and activities, please call the Ozark Heritage Welcome Center at 1-888-256-8835
Feel free to also download our West Plains Visitor’s Guide.