Juantita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts
  • 525 S. John Q. Hammons Pkwy

  • Springfield, MO 65806

  • Box Office 417-836-7678

THE SEASON 2015 – 2016

WinterFest Visual and Performing Arts Festival



WINTERFEST 2014 has come and gone...

Many thanks to the artists, both returning and new…the local choirs and ensembles…
the MSU music department…and the intrepid shoppers...who made WinterFest
a wonderful weekend this year!

Thanks also to Jim Brickman and his guests, and to Sweet Honey in the Rock,
for bringing beautiful holiday music to the Hammons Hall stage.

Kudos to WinterFest coordinator Sara Wiley, her crew of house managers
and volunteers…Hammons Hall staff , box office and backstage crew…
and our great student custodians…who worked so hard all weekend
to keep the event running smoothly and in good shape!

And congratulations to Lois Gress Neal, whose intricate and exquisite jewelry
was awarded Best In Show!


Next year's WinterFest will be
December 4 - 6, 2015

Artist applications will be available on this web page in May or June, 2015. 
If you want to be included on the email list to receive notification regarding
the artist application  and other WinterFest information,
send an email to us at WinterFest@MissouriState.edu
– be sure to include E-Mail List on the subject line!


If you have additional questions regarding WinterFest, please contact:

Sara Wiley, WinterFest Coordinator
Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts
Missouri State University
901 S National Ave
Springfield MO 65897


WinterFest 2014 Best In Show winner Lois Gress Neal 

  Congratulations to WinterFest 2014
Best In Show winner
Lois Gress


Scenes from WinterFest 2014

 WinterFest 2014 booths seen from upper level of Hammons Hall lobby.

A view of WinterFest booths
from lobby upper level.


WinterFest artist Tammy Kirks with a customer.

Artist Tammy Kirks and customer.


WinterFest 2014 Starlas Swingin Strings and Evangel University Suzuki String Program perform on the promenade balcony

Starla's Swingin' Strings
 Evangel University
Suzuki String Program.


WinterFest 2014 Sherwood Elementary "Superstars" Honors Choir performs on the promenade balcony

Sherwood Elementary
Superstars Honor Choir