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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.

Blog Posts

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

Upcoming Events

  • Little Acorns: Turkey Talk
    Nov 25, 2015 11:00am - 11:45am Where do wild turkeys live and what do they eat? Which turkeys have beards? What sounds do they make? We’ll discover the answers to these questions and more. Gobble! Gobble! Ages 3-6. Registration...
  • School's Out Workshop
    Nov 25, 2015 8:00am - 5:00pm Let’s make a PLAY date! Join us at the Landers Theatre during the 2015-2016 school year for School’s Out, Play-in-a-Day workshops. These workshops provide a unique opportunity for children to...
  • 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.
  • CEG Open Fused Glass Studio
    Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Nov 25, 2015. 11:00am - 6:00pm Creative Escape Glass LLC is a fused glass open studio where you can make your own pieces! Open studio hours mean you get to learn glass cutting basics and fused glass basics on demand - you...
  • 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.
  • 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...
  • Fair Grove Merchant Open Houses, Parade & Christmas Tree Lighting
    Recurring daily until Dec 5, 2015. 7:00am - 7:00pm You're invited to the The Fair Grove Community Holiday Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting and Merchant Open House.
  • 21st Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot
    Nov 26, 2015 Join the flock of more than 9,000 runners/walkers for the largest Thanksgiving 5K run/walk in Missouri. Proceeds benefit the Developmental Center of the Ozarks and the Park Board's Scholarship Fund.

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