Cider Days 2017

Celebrate 20 years of Cider Days! Join us for family-friendly fall fun on beautiful Historic Walnut Street September 16 and 17. The festival features regional artists and crafters, three performance stages, fall-themed activities for kids, and, of course—delicious real apple cider!

The Most Instagrammable Spots in Downtown Springfield

Get snapping: Upgrade your feed this weekend with our roundup of downtown Springfield's most Instagrammable spots! From bathroom selfies to murals celebrating Springfield's history, downtown is totally photo-friendly.

Upcoming Street Closures

It's event season in downtown Springfield, which sometimes means street closures. Visit our street closures database to make your weekend plans accordingly. Up next: the Birthplace of Route 66 Festival on August 11 and 12.

First Fridays at the Square

Celebrate urban living with Downtown Springfield and Murney Associates, Realtors! This year's First Fridays at the Square series will occur on the first Friday of each month from May to October. Join us for the next event on September 1, featuring live entertainment, family-friendly activities, mural painting and more.

Downtown Investment Guide

Downtown Springfield is growing every day. Invest in that growth with the Downtown Investment Guide, offering demographic information, financial resources and more.

First Friday Art Walk

The first Friday of each month brings hundreds of people to historic downtown Springfield for First Friday Art Walk, a Springfield cultural happening. Art lovers “Walk the Walk” throughout the Downtown Arts District, enjoying original art, music, demonstrations and performances in two dozen gallery venues.

Hotel Vandivort named 2016 Boutique Hotel of the Year

Downtown Springfield's Hotel Vandivort was named 2016 Boutique Hotel of the Year by an industry group, the Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association.


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