Slide Down 66 | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

801 E Sangamon Ave Springfield, Illinois 62702

May 6 - Aug 5 (Saturdays Only) & Aug 10-20
(Operation is Weather Permitting)


SLIDE DOWN 66!  Soar down the 40’ high, iconic Giant Slide on the historic IL State Fairgrounds! 

After your slide adventure, be sure to stop at the Route 66 Gate 2 experience just around the corner.  Walk the entire Illinois Route 66 corridor in microform.  Marvel at the Neon Sign Park with new and restored neon signs. Coming summer of 2023, a paved brick road, a 40’ tall, fiberglass Route 66 muffler man, a drive-in theater replica and interpretive signs highlighting each Route 66 community from Chicago to the Chain of Rocks Bridge

Hours of operation :
May 6 – August 5
Saturdays Only
May Hours – 12:00pm-6:00pm
June, July and Aug 5 – 2:00pm-8:00pm
Open throughout the IL State Fair – August 10-20 during normal fair hours

All operations are weather pending.