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:  January 24(full)       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.

Reserve Online:   February 7       April 18       June 6       August 22       December 5


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

Special Menu



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

Easter Brunch

April 5, 2015  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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

Special Menu

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.



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