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Black History Month..."A month of celebrating the achievements of African American's and taking time to recognize their... Read More
Springfield Illinois is a city rich in African American history, which helped shape Springfield, and the nation, as we know... Read More
Sit back, relax and sip on that glass, of Wine of course!
Visit one of 9 Springfield area wineries & wine bars. ... Read More
“The sun did not
shine. It was too wet to play. So we sat in the house. All that cold, cold, wet
day.” The Cat in the... Read More
Have you heard of the Illinois Made program??
Illinois Made is a program developed by Enjoy Illinois with the purpose of... Read More
Treat yourself to a
spa day in Springfield
The stresses of work and home can really take their toll on
a person. So few of ... Read More
Guided Tours in
Sometimes when planning a vacation, it can be a hassle to
take a tour on your own. The... Read More
The most jam packed 10 days in Springfield, full of thrills and excitement.
Come have a blast at the Illinois State Fair ... Read More
Time to take that much need coffee break!!
A Classic Americana, an Espresso, how about a Latte, a Pour Over or even your... Read More
In Springfield, we fully understand the love you have for your pooch. He’s not only your pet but he is part of the family.... Read More
Springfield has an awesome
new & free way to explore Illinois' capital city in 2022!
Enjoy IDNR’s State Historic
Sites ... Read More
What's new and exciting
an amazing time to get out and enjoy nature. We are here to say getting outside
and breathing in the fresh air is... Read More
This is a big month for the National Park Service (NPS). Not only will the NPS celebrate its 105th birthday on August 25th,... Read More
Be sure to schedule in a round or two of golf on your Guys or Girls Weekend, you won't regret it!
Enjoy one of nine public... Read More
Do you live life your life in the "BIKE" lane?? Then we encourage you to check out Springfield's awesome cycling... Read More
Springfield is lucky to be home of Springfield Walks. Garrett and his team of tour
guides, have been sharing the history... Read More
Follow Visit Springfield & share your pics using #VisitSpringfield for a change to be featured.
Emily and Tim Lewis are a ... Read More
How many places can you visit two beautiful capitol domes piercing the sky? If you happen to ask for directions to the... Read More
Did you know Springfield has an amazing art scene…Yep, that we do!! Whether it's art galleries, local theatre or street art, ... Read More
Take a step back in time, two centuries in time, as you stroll through the reconstructed village now called Lincoln’s New... Read More
Lake Springfield is a 4,200 acre man made lake that was built in the early 1930s. It took roughly 18 months to fill up and... Read More
When you visit Springfield you will not only get to walk where Lincoln walked but eat amazing local foods, like the one and... Read More
Hop in your car, take a cruise on Route 66 and head to Springfield for a weekend of nostalgia!
Visit our historical... Read More
It’s cold outside but inside…nice and toasty!!
During the winter months in Springfield you will definitely experience... Read More
It's your birthday!
Yayyy! We are so excited to have this amazing addition to our city.
And now.…we celebrate!!
By: Alison Warren on November 22, 2019
So we’ve talked about Live Music at Boondocks now let’s talk a little bit about Live Theatre at one of our awesome venues!!
As we move seasons from summer to autumn…the colors change from teals and pinks to browns & oranges and with that, it... Read More
You know what you should see and do while you’re in Springfield…but do you know what you should EAT??
No? Well you’re in ... Read More
Here are some ideas for an awesome Girl’s Trip to Springfield.
Shop for local produce or even a bouquet of wildflowers... Read More
Everyone loves a good photo op! Whether you’re a photographer, selfie master, model, or simply someone who loves unique... Read More
Springfield, IL Shows Support of Travel and Tourism Industry
Visit Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau will... Read More
By: Visit Springfield on May 1, 2019
Update: September 4
Thank you for following along with us as we shared the story of the renovation of the Coliseum of... Read More
You can't visit Springfield without exploring at least one of the many Lincoln Sites.
Here are just five that should be on... Read More
Take a “Break” in Always Legendary Springfield, Illinois
Have we got the perfect break plan for you! Springfield, IL... Read More
Looking for some craft beer when visiting Springfield?? Well...you are in luck!!
In downtown Springfield you will find 3... Read More