What to do this Heartland Weekend: March 14-17

We can feel it!

Spring is around the corner.

Good news: you don't have to spend your Heartland Weekend cooped up inside.

Here are 5 ways to get out and enjoy it!

To the extreme

Grab your boots and head to Poplar Bluff. Legacy Farm and Land is presenting two huge nights of bull riding and live music at the Black River Coliseum. This is your chance to see some of the nations go head to head with bucking bulls. Then they’ll open up the arena for you to enjoy a concert on the dirt. Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band will perform live on Friday, and Stoney LaRue will take the stage on Saturday.

CLICK HERE to get tickets.


Friday, March 15 and Saturday, March 16 starting at 6 p.m.


Black River Coliseum, Poplar Bluff

Spring is blooming!

It’s back! The Heartland Home and Garden Show presented by KFVS returns to the Show Me Center. Stop by this Heartland Weekend to see more than 100 exhibits that span two levels of the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Vendors range from your traditional landscaping business to the latest high-tech security systems, even farmer’s markets, and local wineries. Don’t miss your chance to cash in on special discounts and giveaways.


Friday, March 15: 3 to 8 p.m.
Saturday, March 16: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, March 17: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Show Me Center, Cape Girardeau

New year, new you

It’s a new year, and there’s still time to focus on the NEW YOU! This Heartland Weekend head to the Osage Centre for the FREE Health Expo. Stop at more than 100 vendors, get a free t-shirt, enter your name for a free prize, and more. You’re guaranteed to have a good time.


Saturday, March 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Osage Centre, Cape Girardeau

Feeling the blues

The Cross Rivers Roots and Blues Festival returns to Cape Girardeau this Saturday for the 8th year. The intimate setting is a perfect way to see some of the top acts in the business. Bands travel here from as far away as California and Canada. Even better, there’s food! Port Cape is putting together a delicious appetizer buffet.


Saturday, March 16 starting at 6 p.m.


Port Cape, Cape Girardeau

Eat, drink, be Irish

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, right??

CLICK HERE for 5 pinch proof ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Heartland this year.

P.S. Don’t forget to wear something green!