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    EVENTS

Ongoing Events

Jan 7 -
Dec 30

Event

Friday Night Jazz

Boone's

Feb 4 -
Dec 2

Event

Downtown Springfield's First Friday

Downtown Springfield

Mar 1 -
Sep 3

Event

Edgewise: Finding a Voice in a World Made for Men

Illinois State Museum

Mar 23 -
Jan 22

Event

Exhibit: Stories of Survival: Object - Image - Memory

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

Apr 5 -
Aug 15

Event

Illinois Freedom Project Exhibit

Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum

May 4 -
Sep 21

Event

Moonlight Market

Obed & Isaac's Microbrewery & Eatery

May 6 -
Apr 30

Event

Exhibition: Climate Change in Your Backyard

Illinois State Museum

May 19 -
Sep 29

Event

Illinois Products Farmers' Market

The Shed at the Illinois State Fairgrounds

May 21 -
Oct 29

Event

Old Capitol Farmers Market

Downtown Springfield

May 26 -
Sep 2

Event

Exhibit: Noir II: The Migration

Illinois State Museum

Jun 3 -
Nov 13

Event

Walk, Bike, Hike History Tours 2022

Various starting locations

Jun 3 -
Sep 2

Event

History Comes Alive Series | Artist on the Plaza

Old State Capitol Plaza

Jun 3 -
Aug 30

Event

Flag Lowering Ceremony

Lincoln Tomb

Jun 4 -
Sep 11

Event

Turtle Travels

Kidzeum

Jun 8 -
Aug 17

Event

History Comes Alive Series | Carillon Concerts

Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon

Jun 27 -
Dec 31

Event

Events at Buzz Bomb Brewing Company

Buzz Bomb Brewing Company

Aug 11 -
Aug 21

Event

Illinois State Fair

Illinois State Fairgrounds

Sep 30 -
Apr 15

Event

Springfield Jr. Blues Hockey Games

Nelson Center

Nov 26 -
Dec 21

Event

Old Capitol Holiday Walks

Various locations in Downtown Springfield


Upcoming Events



Aug
11

Event

The Art of Jazz

The Pharmacy Gallery and Art Space

Aug
12

Event

Theatre in the Park Presents: Inherit the Wind

Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site

Aug
12

Event

Dual Piano: Best of 60's, 70's and 80's!

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Aug
12

Event

Sam Hunt Performance Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Aug
12

Event

Perseid Meteor Shower Star Party

Lincoln Memorial Garden

Aug
13

Event

Region 9 American Iris Society Sale

Washington Park Botanical Garden

Aug
13

Event

Demi Lovato Performance Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Aug
14

Event

Brooks & Dunn Performance Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Aug
17

Event

TLC & Shaggy Performance Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Aug
18

Event

Theatre in the Park Presents: Inherit the Wind

Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site

Aug
19

Event

Trevor Noah Performance State Fair Grandstand

Illinois State Fair Grandstand

Aug
19

Event

Ptah Williams Trio

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Aug
20

Event

B-25 Mitchell Berlin Express Experience

Abraham Lincoln Capitol Airport

Aug
21

Event

Brunch Buffet

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Aug
21

Event

Powerlight Festival

Illinois State Fairgrounds - Lincoln Stage

Aug
21

Event

Hot Town Trio

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Aug
25

Event

Teacher Appreciation Event

Illinois State Museum

Aug
26

Event

"A Tablescape Celebration" by Springfield Civic Garden Club

Washington Park Botanical Garden

Aug
26

Event

Knitting – Keeping the Tradition Alive

Jubilee Farm, Creative Arts Center

Aug
26

Event

Old Capitol Blues and BBQ

Downtown Springfield

Aug
26

Event

JackAsh

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Aug
26

Event

Movie at the Zoo: Jumanji

Henson Robinson Zoo

Aug
26

Event

Million Dollar Quartet

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Aug
27

Event

Hoopskirt and Haber-Dash

Springfield Art Association

Aug
27

Event

Tyler Daniel

Boondocks

Aug
27

Event

Blacktop South

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Aug
31

Event

History Happy Hour

Anvil & Forge Brewing and Distilling

Sep
1

Event

Paint Night at DFV

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Sep
2

Event

First Friday Concert with Nathan Laube, Organist

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Sep
2

Event

The Portuguese Rodeo Clown Company

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Sep
2

Event

The Baltimore Plot

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Sep
2

Event

Million Dollar Quartet

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Sep
3

Event

The Springfield Mile

Illinois State Fairgrounds

Sep
3

Event

Springfield Oyster & Beer Festival

Inn at 835 Boutique Hotel

Sep
3

Event

Parents Night Out

Henson Robinson Zoo

Sep
3

Event

Classic Rock Experience

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Sep
8

Event

FOR THE PEOPLE SPEAKER SERIES: ALEXANDER HEFFNER

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum-Union Theatre

Sep
9

Event

Spinning Event

Jubilee Farm, Creative Arts Center

Sep
9

Event

Lincoln's New Salem Bluegrass Concerts

Lincoln's New Salem

Sep
10

Event

Capital City Century

Centennial Park

Sep
10

Event

Traditional Music Festival

Lincoln's New Salem

Sep
10

Event

Annual Art Spectacular at the Carillon

Washington Park - Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon

Sep
11

Event

Ride to Remember 9/11

Hall's Harley Davidson

Sep
15

Event

Bites on the Boulevard Festival

District 23 Parking Lot

Sep
15

Event

Ragdolls - The Ultimate All Female Aerosmith Tribute

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Sep
15

Event

Playboy of the Western World

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Sep
17

Event

Air Plant Workshop

Washington Park Botanical Garden

Sep
17

Event

Edwards Place Fine Art Fair

Edwards Place

Sep
17

Event

Buzz Fest 2022

Buzz Bomb Brewing Co

Sep
17

Event

Leanne Morgan: Big Panty Tour

UIS Performing Arts Center

Sep
21

Event

History Happy Hour

Anvil & Forge Brewing and Distilling

Sep
21

Event

Architectural Walking Tour - South on 6th

Downtown Springfield

Sep
22

Event

Sheedy Shores Wine Run 5k

Sheedy Shores WineGarden

Sep
24

Event

Succulent Workshop

Washington Park Botanical Garden

Sep
24

Event

Here Come the Mummies at DFV!

Danenberger Family Vineyards

Sep
30

Event

Spencer Theatre Company presents Buyer & Cellar

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Oct
1

Event

Artisan & Antique Market

The Brinkerhoff

Oct
1

Event

Bill Forness & One More Round- A Tribute to Johnny Cash

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Oct
1

Event

Alice Cooper

BOS Center

Oct
7

Event

New Salem Candlelight Walk

Lincoln's New Salem

Oct
7

Event

First Friday Concert with Diane Dietz, Soprano

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Oct
8

Event

Carve for the Carillon

Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon

Oct
8

Event

CCI Presents: Fantasy Meets Improv

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Oct
14

Event

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon

Oct
15

Event

Whose Live Anyway?

UIS Performing Arts Center

Oct
19

Event

Architectural Walking Tour - South on 5th

Downtown Springfield

Oct
19

Event

World Ballet Series: Swan Lake

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center

Oct
22

Event

Fall Festival at Lincoln's New Salem

Lincoln's New Salem

Oct
22

Event

Orchid Basics Workshop

Washington Park Botanical Garden

Oct
22

Event

Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Illinois State Fairgrounds - Orr Building

Oct
30

Event

Legally Blonde - The Musical

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center

Nov
3

Event

Joe Bonamassa

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center

Nov
4

Event

Yesterday – The Beatles Tribute

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Nov
11

Event

Hobnob Holiday Market

Illinois State Fairgrounds

Nov
12

Event

Priscilla Block

Boondocks

Nov
15

Event

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center

Nov
19

Event

CCI Presents: All Ages Improv!

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Nov
20

Event

John Mulaney: From Scratch

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center

Nov
22

Event

Tootsie - The Comedy Musical

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center

Dec
4

Event

First Sunday Midwest Bazaar

Illinois State Fairgrounds - Orr Building

Dec
14

Event

The Prophecy Show The Music of Trans Siberian Orchestra

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center

Dec
17

Event

CCI Presents: The 5th Annual Ha Ha Holiday Show!

The Hoogland Center for the Arts

Apr
18

Event

The Book of Mormon

University of Illinois Springfield Performing Arts Center