Special Events


Etiquette Class

Children between the ages of 8-14 years old will learn basic etiquette such as: table manners, table setting, introduction and proper handshake, proper dress, proper posture, etc. This is a great learning experience for children to develop themselves into fine young men and women. The cost is $25 per student, which includes lunch and a completion certificate.     10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Reserve Online:  March 14       May 16       June 20       July 25       August 8

Afternoon TeaAfternoon Tea

Join us for “Afternoon Tea” at The Keeter Center.  Enjoy our specialty hot teas, selection of tea sandwiches, pastries, scones and music by a student musician. The cost is $35 for Adults (ages 12 and up)and $17.50 for children(ages 3-11) and includes service charge and tax. For more information, please contact us at 417-690-2120.     1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Reserve Online:   April 18       June 6       August 22       December 5


March 11 - 17, 2015

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

Special Menu

Easter Brunch     April 5, 2015  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Celebrate with loved ones at our Easter 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.

$34.95 for adults, $13.95 for children 6-12 years old, 5 and under are complimentary.  $50.00 deposit on reservation. 

Special Menu     Reserve Online:    1 - 5 people     6 - 10 people

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

Ice CreamPledge Allegiance for a Free Ice Cream

July - select dates
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. 

417 Restaurant Month417 Magazine Restaurant Month


Every Monday through Thursday in August

Farm-to-Fork Cooking School

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


Veterans Week

Special Menu in Honor of Veterans


Thanksgiving Brunch

Celebrate with loved ones at our Thanksgiving Brunch in the rustic elegance of The Keeter Center.

Yuletide FeastYuletide Feast 

The Keeter Center invites you to its annual Yuletide Feast Dinner Theatre. In addition to the play, traditional Christmas music, both ancient and modern will be performed by the College of the Ozarks Chorale. The event takes place in the Silver Dollar City Parlor. There you will enjoy a four-course meal with play and concert.

New Year's EveNew Year's Eve Dinner and Dancing

Join us New Year’s Eve for a farm-to-fork inspired four-course meal featuring dancing, live music, and a sparkling cider toast.  

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.





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