Lebanon, Missouri

Welcome to Lebanon! What a place to be! This truely is the place to do just about anything! From swimming to boating to camping to fishing. Lebanon has it all! Lebanon is a beautiful town with the most wonderful attractions!

Bennett Spring State Park

Bennett Spring is the third largest spring in Missouri and the underground spring pumps an average of 100 million gallons of cold water every day. The temperature averages about 56-58 degrees. The cool clear waters are stocked daily with trout from the parks own hatchery. One of the most popular family attractions is throwing fish pellets into the rearing pools to the always hungry fish.There is a beautiful public swimming pool nestled right in the middle of the park for the family to enjoy on a hot day in the ozarks!

Kenneth E. Cowan Civic Center

The Kenneth E. Cowan Civic Center is a Multipurpose facility that is 26,000 square foot. The civic center was named in honor of the late mayor of Lebanon. The community center features a 25 meter NCAA-competitive swimming pool which is home of the Lebanon based Mid-Missouri Torpedoes swim team. The pool is also open for a senior citizen water excercise program. The Civic Center also features a wellness center with exercise equipment and multiple gymnasiums are available for the competitive athlete or the casual jogger. The wellness center offers exercise therapy, toning, shaping, strength machines and cardiovascular equipment. It also has a 675 seat theater which includes state of the art sound and lighting system. The theatre is ideal for concerts, travelling shows, business seminars, presentations,church services and much more! With in the next several years the parks dept hopes to expand the swimming pool to a large aquatic center with several pools and a water playground as well as a 15 meter pool.

Get your Kicks on Route 66

Route 66 first came through in 1926 and following 3 decades of travel, many businesses and attractions still exist on the Route. There is now a Route 66 museum here at the Laclede County library. There are many pieces of the era on display for all to enjoy.

Located at 915 S. Jefferson Ave.

Local Racing at its best

Lebanon has 2 speedways to offer its racing fans! On Friday nights the action is at Midway Speedway. Midway opened it's 3/4 mile dirt oval track in 2004! A very popular race is the 100 lap enduro, a last man standing race! Nascar driver Kenny Wallace visited the track in 2006 and raced his modified car. The Midway speedway is a family run operation and they make sure we have lots of fun at the track!

On Saturday nights the racing action is at Lebanon 1-44 speedway. This dirt track has had many of our own Nascar drivers at it before they made it to Nascar, those include Tony Stewart, Jamie McMurray and Carl Edwards. Lebanon 1-44 speedway offers 5 regular Classes and holds special series and classes throughout the racing season.


The Lebanon Country Club is located 5 miles west of Lebanon on Hwy 64. It has a wide range of amenities including 18 holes of championship golf, practice putting range, full driving range, practice chipping green, swimming pool, tennis courts, playground, full restaurant, snack bar, bag storage, locker room, and a lounge. Any golfer is sure to enjoy the Lebanon Country Club!