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Ice CreamPledge Allegiance for a Free Ice Cream

July 1, 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31
3:00 - 5:00 PM

Nettie Marie’s Homemade Ice Cream, located in the Keeter Center at College of the Ozarks, is proud to support the I PLEDGE PROGRAM. Kids 12 and under will be rewarded with a free scoop of ice cream in exchange for reciting the Pledge of Allegiance by memory.  View event flyer.

417 Restaurant Month417 Magazine Restaurant Month

August 2014

Every Monday through Thursday in August

Special 417 Menu

Etiquette Class

August 9, 2014

This is a great learning experience for children to develop themselves into fine young men and women.

Seating is limited.  Reserve online or phone 417-690-2120 for additional information.

Farm-to-Fork Cooking School

August 16, 2014

Join award-winning Chef Robert Stricklin in the Keeter Center kitchen to see how local farming inspires his cooking style.  Click here to view event information.

Seating is limited.  Reserve online or phone 417-690-2120 for additional information.

Afternoon Tea celebrates ice cream and peachesAfternoon Tea

August 23, 2014

Join us for our monthly “Afternoon Tea” at The Keeter Center.  Come celebrate Ice cream and peaches in August! The cost is $25++(Service charge and tax), per person, and includes our specialty hot teas, selection of tea sandwiches, pastries, scones and music by a student musician.

Seating is limited.  Reserve online or phone 417-690-2120 for additional information.

Veterans Week

Special Menu in Honor of Veterans

Thanksgiving Brunch - Thursday, November 27  - Online Reservations Open August 1st at 6:00 a.m.

Celebrate with loved ones at our Thanksgiving Brunch in the rustic elegance of The Keeter Center, overlooking the beautiful College of the Ozarks campus. Full breakfast selections at the Farmhouse include personalized omelets and waffles. The Marketplace features our Chef’s beautiful ice sculpture, hand-cut fresh seasonal fruits, domestic and imported cheese, crudités, and made-to-order Caesar salads. Creative culinary delights abound at the Chef’s Table where you will find original seafood creations, and carved award-winning College of the Ozarks smoked ham. Browse the finest sweets and dessert display in the Ozarks at the Bakeshop. Special menu featuring roast turkey, prime rib, and smoked ham alongside delicious traditional accompaniments.

Yuletide Feast 

Evening festivities include traditional hot wassail toast, caroling at the fireplace, boar's head processional into The Keeter Center's Silver Dollar City parlor , and Christmas concert by the C of O Chorale.


New Year's Eve Dinner and Dancing

Celebrate the New Year with an evening of fine dining and dancing.

Seating from 5p.m. to 8p.m.



Join us for an evening of fine dining and dancing with live music. A rose petal and candlelight setting with a special menu.




NAIA Featuring a Menu of Quick-Serve Items just in time for the big game!

Easter Brunch

April 5, 2015

Join us for our Grand Easter Brunch!  Featuring made-to-order omelettes and smoked ham.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Mother's Day Brunch

May 10, 2015, Special Mother's Day Brunch with a special menu 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Father's Day Brunch and Car Show

Antique and Custom Car Show



Honor America

Honor America All American Barbecue

All American Barbeque

Reserved Parking and Seating (blankets and chairs provided)

Fireworks Display at Dark