Get Your Independence On!

Happy (almost) 4th of July! All over the United States, Independence Day is celebrated with food, parades, flags, and especially fireworks! Here in Phelps County, the annual Lions Club Carnival is an event that happens to be a remarkable one and takes place throughout 4 days of fun. From food, games, rides, prizes, fireworks, and…

Summer Camps

Instead of spending the summer in front of a TV screen, summer camps give kids the opportunity to try out new activities – think science camp, working with animals, sports, robotics, theatre, you name it! Rolla has a wide variety of summer camp options to choose from. Cub Creek Science Camp This camp is the…

May is Bike Month

Guess what May is? It’s National Bike Month! Established in 1956 by the League of American Bicyclists, this is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling with the hopes of encouraging more people to give it a try. Rolla is currently a bronze level bicycle-friendly community, with an active plan in place to…

Easter Eats and Events in Rolla

Easter weekend is on the horizon, which means it’s time to start planning for the arrival of the Easter Bunny. There will be egg hunts, special brunches, and all sorts of family-friendly activities throughout the weekend. Check out some of Rolla’s eggs-travagant events below: Easter Bone Hunt at the Dog Park Grab your furry friends…

St. Pat’s Celebration in Rolla

Get your green on! Join us for the 114th Best Ever St. Pat’s Celebration in Rolla; a celebration that pays homage to St. Patrick, the patron saint of engineers. St. Pat’s in Rolla is a festival of music, games, and off-the-wall activities. The streets are painted green, a royal court is crowned and university students…

Wine & Dine With Your Valentine

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to reaffirm the love you have for each other. So on the off chance that you find yourself struggling to find ways of doing so, take a look at some events our local businesses are putting together so you can have an unforgettable Valentine’s…

Find Your Fitness in 2022

It’s 2022, a new year full of opportunities. If you’re reading this, maybe you’ve decided to step up your fitness game and look into getting a membership at a local gym, or maybe you’re visiting Rolla and want to know what we have to offer. Just because you’re traveling doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice…

Ways to Give this Holiday Season

The magic of the holidays is something many people look forward to each year. The genuine happiness on faces, the beauty of the season, and the support from friends, family, and even strangers, are something the world could use year-round. While wrapped presents are a traditional part of celebrations, another gift you can give is…

Where’s Santa?

Santa Claus is very busy this time of year, but we have good news! He’s carving time out of his schedule to visit with the children in the Rolla community. Below is a list of places and events where you can visit with Santa Claus! December 4 – Breakfast with Santa – 8:00 AM Join…

It’s a Big Deal to Shop Small

Getting ready for the holiday season can take a lot of work: planning, shopping, decorating, eating, and more eating. Thanksgiving weekend is no longer just about eating and spending time with your loved ones; it’s also the start of the holiday shopping season. Small Business Saturday is sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday and…