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The West Central Neighborhood Alliance has partnered with the city of Springfield to produce the fourth annual 2014 Birthplace of Route 66 Festival, Aug. 8-9 in downtown Springfield.

Movies at Founders Park

Friday night flix for families and Saturday night features that are perfect for date night! Check out the full schedule here!


Shop, dine and explore amid unique shops, coffee houses, unforgettable dining experiences, galleries, theatres and an Art Walk every first Friday.

C-Street City Market

Open Saturdays from 8am -1pm on the corner of Commercial & Jefferson Ave, the C-Street City Market unites our urban communities with our local farmers and artists.


Stroll through the grandeur of the past---turn-of-the-century Queen Anne homes that now house galleries, professional offices and restaurants.

“Our favorite downtown comedian hits the stage on Friday night at The Skinny Improv. Laughter for all is guaranteed! http://t.co/wsqDWY1NMl” @downtownsgf 4 hours ago

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  • Birthplace of Route 66 Festival to feature live concert simulcast at Park Central Square

    Monday, July 28 | Submitted by City of Springfield | Downtown Central

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 23, 2014 Birthplace of Route 66 Festival to feature live concert simulcast at Park Central Square 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 9 The Birthplace of Route 66 Concert, featuring the Ozark Mountain Daredevils at the Gillioz Theater Aug. 9, has sold out. In partnership with the band, the City of Springfield will present a live […]

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  • Movies at Founders Park Begins Friday, July 11, 2014

    Friday, June 27 | Submitted by Springfield-Greene County Park Board | Downtown Central

    The Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s annual Movies at Founders Park series begins Friday, July 11, bringing new release and classic movies to a family-friendly outdoor setting in downtown Springfield’s Founders Park, 330 E. Water St. The series continues every Friday and Saturday night until August 30. The eight-week movie series is a contemporary version of […]

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