Downtown Springfield Association

We know downtown Springfield, Missouri, and we’d like to share it with you.


Upcoming Downtown Events

November, 18 2017 - January 20, 2018
4:00 pm - 12:00 am

Windows at the Fox

Join us for our annual Windows at the Fox Christmas window display. This year's theme is Cruisin' with Claus: Memories of the Mother Road.

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December, 1 2017 - December 30, 2017
All Day

Miracle on Walnut

The latest trend in the bar and cocktail industry has made its way to downtown Springfield and it’s...

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December, 15 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Jessamyn Orchard: Live at BYOPizza

Don't miss live music from Jessamyn Orchard at BYOPizza!

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December, 15 2017 - December 18, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Springfield Ballet's The Nutcracker

Follow along as Clara and her Nutcracker Prince dash from an extravagant Christmas party to a fierce battle with the evil Mouse King, then on a magical journey through the Land of Snow and Kingdom of Sweets.

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December, 15 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Santaland Diaries

You won’t want to miss this encore run of the hilariously irreverent holiday show. It’s David Sedaris’ side-splitting send-up of Christmas and his brief, misguided career as a Macy’s elf.

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December, 15 2017
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Blue Room Comedy Club Presents: Rory Albanese

Don't miss this one: Rory Albanese is a national headlining stand-up comedian, a 9-time Emmy winning writer and Executive Producer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and was on-air correspondent for Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore.

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Do you live, work and play downtown? Maybe you’re just a fan of what we’re doing down here. Either way, we want to get you plugged in—and hook you up with some serious swag in the meantime.

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Loyalty Perks

Free pommes frites, anyone? Your DSA membership gets you serious perks at more than 25 downtown businesses.

Free Events

Social butterflies, start your engines: Your DSA membership gets you free access to some of the area’s most iconic events including Artsfest, Taste of SoMo and Cider Days.

Spread the Word

Want to get the word out about your business? Joining DSA comes with major marketing perks. Contact us to find out more.

On The Blog

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News Stories

9 Ways to Celebrate the Season in Downtown Springfield

December 15, 2017

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Why not make it more wonderful by spending time with friends and family in festive downtown Springfield? We’ve made a list, checked it twice and rounded up the best holiday events happening downtown on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve. Christmas Eve: Enjoy Seasonal Sippers… Read More

Guest Posts

Downtown Springfield: A Holiday Tradition

December 01, 2017

By Sony Hocklander, 2017 Christmas Parade Grand Marshal Christmas storytelling has been a tradition in my family since long before we moved to the Ozarks. That tradition has flourished in Springfield. When my grown sons were young, we’d gather nightly around the lighted tree where I’d weave a continuing holiday story, making it up as… Read More

Guest Posts

The Winter Blues are No Match for Sculpture Walk

November 28, 2017

By Shannon Hruska, Sculpture Walk Springfield It’s true what they say—there’s no place like downtown for the holidays! Last weekend’s Park Central Square tree lighting kicked off a bevy of holiday fun downtown for the whole family. The Christmas tree is lit, and Springfield is invited downtown to enjoy horse-drawn carriage rides, ice skating, Christmas… Read More

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