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Things to Do

The key to living a good life is simple. In Springfield, Missouri that means doing all the things that come natural. Mostly, it's simply enjoying all the things that make life matter in a place you truly belong.
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Make the most of your visit to Springfield by following one of our itineraries. Our selections include a variety of must-see destinations tailored to your needs and interests allowing you to truly experience the best that our city has to offer.
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Discover Springfield

Springfield has something for everyone, and always with a pace that encourages you to take your time.

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Keep up on the very latest information about Springfield attractions, dining, shopping and events on our blog.

Upcoming Events

  • Discovery Table: Let’s Talk Turkey
    Nov 27, 2015 1:00pm - 4:00pm Drop by for a closer look at turkeys. All ages. No registration required.
  • Sight & Sound Theatres-Jonah
    Recurring daily until Dec 29, 2015. For 2015 at Sight & Sound Theatres®: Jonah! This uproarious adventure will have you on the edge of your seat. A completely immersive experience from the enormous whale swimming over your head to...
  • Flo's Eatery and Wine Bar presents Richard Bruton
    Recurring weekly on Friday until Apr 8, 2016. 6:30pm - 9:30pm Richard Bruton, the master of the Saxophone, has come out of retirement to play Friday's at Flo. He is a critically acclaimed Jazz saxophone and flute player. This is a limited time engagement so...
  • Holiday Exhibit
    Recurring daily until Dec 31, 2015. 10:30am - 4:30pm The holiday magic is back at the History Museum on the Square. Visit our festive holiday exhibit.
  • Small Business Saturday Weekend
    Recurring daily until Nov 29, 2015. 10:00am - 4:00pm With your family in for the holiday's, surely you are wanting to do more than eat, and shop with them.
  • National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
    Nov 27, 2015 7:00pm - 10:30pm The Historic Gillioz Theatre presents National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. Tickets can be purchased online at, at the box office, or by calling (417) 863-9491. Doors open at 7:00...
  • Springfield Little Theatre presents Miracle on 34th street - Musical
    Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until Dec 13, 2015. Kris Kringle takes on the cynics among us in this musical adaptation of the popular holiday favorite. In his inimitable style, Meredith Willson, the author of The Music Man and The Unsinkable Molly...
    Recurring daily until Nov 29, 2015. Book by Douglas Carter Beane, Music and Lyrics by Jeff Lynne and John FarrarBased on the Universal Pictures film with a screenplay by Richard Danus & Marc RubelDirected by Richard Dines, Music...

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