Shop Local. Eat Local. Listen Local. Bank Local. 

First State Bank of Purdy is hosting live, local music & food trucks in Downtown Monett, MO at our community event "1ST ON FRONT." 

1ST ON FRONT is a community celebration that spot lights local business and talent, and the importance of shopping local, eating local, listening local, and banking local. A Southwest Missouri event for all ages showing the importance of community and bringing people together.

The 1ST ON FRONT event is FREE to the public and staffed by a volunteer team of employees from First State Bank of Purdy. Follow our Official 1st On Front Facebook page to receive updates and additional event information.


1ST ON FRONT will take place on the First Friday of June & July. The 2023 event is scheduled for June 2 & July 7, 2023 from 6:00pm through 10:00pm. Stay tuned and follow our Official 1st On Front Facebook page for for further announcements!

June 2nd, 2023 Scheduled Performances
  • Clayton Ray Trio
  • Route 3
  • Mark Chapman Band
July 7th, 2023 Scheduled Performances
  • Jessica Horn Band
  • Jake Stringer
  • Members Only


1ST ON FRONT is hosted in Downtown Monett Missouri at the Glen and Sharon Garrett Downtown Park on Front Street between 4th and 5th streets. The main stage is located beneath the 8,000-square-foot covered Jerry D. Hall Memorial Pavilion facing a large outdoor space. Food trucks will be setup along 5th and Front streets and traffic will be blocked on Front street and 5th street near the event. Free parking is available in lots to the southwest and east sides of the event. Additional parking is available along Broadway street, a parking lot at 6th street and Broadway street, and an additional parking lot at 2nd street and Bond street.



Visit our Vendor Info page for more information.


Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @FIRSTONFRONT to hear about all of our exciting plans and event news. Also be sure to follow our official First State Bank pages @FSBPURDY on Facebook & Instagram and @FSBofPURDY on Twitter.

We welcome your feedback and encourage everyone to share their experiences at our event using our official hashtag of #1STONFRONT



  • Lucas Gates Band
  • Laura Ashley
  • Mark Chapman Band
  • Rocked N Loaded
  • Better Than Nothin'
  • Porter Union
  • Screendoor Serenade
  • The Playboyz
  • The Black Moods
  • The Pretty Lonesome
  • Jake Stringer & Better Than Nothin'
  • Route 3
  • Dawson Hollow
  • The Dirty Saints
  • Hunter Hathcoat
  • Makenna & Brock
  • Mariachi Joya Azteca of NW Arkansas
  • Dial Up


Please send inquires regarding 1ST ON FRONT to firstonfront@fsb-purdy.com or call us at (800) 391-2535.