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  • When will registration end?
    Registration for the event will end on November 27th.
  • How do I register?
    Click the link to the Registration page, and fill out the form!
  • How do I pay my registration fee?
    Click on the "Business Registration" tab and scroll to "Pay", that will take you to the site to pay your $50 registration fee!
  • What do I need to register?
    Your name, age, phone number, email, and business idea!
  • Is it free to register?
    The registration fee is $50, but the fee is waived if you complete the online course material (dropping September 1st, 2023), then attend the in-person panel nights (location TBA).
  • Who can register?
    Anyone ages 5-25 years old can register their business!
  • Is it free to attend the event?
    Attendance to the event is free!
  • What time is the event?
    Doors open to the public at 10:00a on Saturday December 7th, 2024. The doors will close at 3:00p.
  • Where is the event?
    University Plaza Convention Center 333 S John Q Hammons Pkwy, Springfield, MO 65806
  • What is Rally Night?
    Rally Night is the evening before the fair, where all registered young entrepreneurs and their families are required to attend. This is the night that the business owners receive their business licenses, as well as begin to set up their booths.
  • When is the event?
    December 7th, 10:00a-3:00p.
  • What is taught in the online courses?
    Business Plan Customer Service Marketing Financial Literacy Legal People - HR
  • When are the in-person panel nights?
    TBA Classes will begin at 5:30p - 8:00p
  • If I complete the online course material and attend the in-person panel nights, is the fee waived?
    YES! If you complete the online course material and attend the four in-person panel nights leading up to the showcase, your registration fee will be waived!
  • Where are the in-person panel nights held?
    We are not settled on a location for the Fall Course nights just yet. We will keep you updated!
  • Do I need to attend the classes with my registered child?
    Parents are encouraged to attend. Parents being in attendance will help boost the confidence of the young entrepreneurs. And who knows, you may be inspired yourself!
  • Who can I contact if I have more questions?
    Call 417-413-4246, and talk to Jeremy or Kelsey. Or send an email to
  • How can I get involved?
    On Rally Night, or the day of the event, we are going to need all the help we can get! If you have volunteer or donor questions send us an email at

Thank you to our  spring 2023 Showcase sponsors!

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