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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November, 24 2017 - December 10, 2017
All Day

Elf Jr. the Musical

Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy featuring a talented youth cast follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity.

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December, 8 2017 - December 10, 2017
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, by Joe Landy

The Ozarks Technical Community College Fine Arts Department will present its annual holiday production of “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” at the Gillioz Theatre.

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December, 10 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 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, 10 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Aaron Kamm & The One Drops

A staple of the St. Louis music scene, Aaron Kamm and the One Drops play an intoxicating concoction of Roots Reggae and Mississippi River Blues.

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December, 10 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Trivia Binge

Test your smarts with this weekly trivia night at Patton Alley Pub. Bring your brains and a trivia team with up to five players. Win prizes and the envy of your peers.

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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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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

Business Resources   |   Downtown Business Spotlight   |   News Stories

3 Ways to Support Local on Cyber Monday

November 27, 2017

Ah, Cyber Monday. It’s the perfect excuse to shop in your pajamas while saving a buck on gifts for loved ones. But what if there was a way to shop from the comfort of your home while supporting local? This Cyber Monday, we’re encouraging you to support small business with gifts from our holiday guide,… Read More

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