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Terms of Use

By using this site, you acknowledge your agreement to be bound by these terms of use. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms of use, please do not use the site. Ownership and Reproduction of visit-springfieldillinois.com Materials. The contents of this web site ("visit-springfieldillinois.com Materials") may not be copied, reproduced, republished, or distributed, in whole or in part without the express prior written consent of the Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau. Modification of the visit-springfieldillinois.com materials or use of the visit-springfieldillinois.com materials for any purpose will constitute a violation of the copyrights and other rights of visit-springfieldillinois.com. Questions regarding this notice should be directed to mailbox@springfield.il.us.

Privacy Policy

Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. Because we gather certain types of information about the users of visit-springfieldillinois.com, we feel you should fully understand the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information.

Information Collection and Use

The Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information. The Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau collects information from our users at several different points on our Web site.

Children's Privacy Policy

The Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau recognizes the need to provide privacy protections for children who visit our Web site. Children can surf visit-springfieldillinois.com, view content, and play all games without any personally identifiable information being collected. We believe it is good policy not to collect personally identifiable information from children ages 13 and younger and do not knowingly do so on this Web site. Any personally identifiable information that has been inadvertently collected from children under the age of 13 will be immediately deleted from our information database.

Online Forms

Contact information (such as name and email address) is required for submission of various online forms on this Web site. This information is used to contact the user about the services on our site for which they have expressed interest.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Use of a cookie allows us to track and target the interests of our users in order to enhance the experience on our site. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent that. Even without a cookie, you can still use all of the features available in our Web site.

Log Files

We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.


This Web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we, The Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.

Hospitality Partner Content

This Web site contains content related to various hospitality partners in the Springfield area. This information is maintained by the partner. Please be aware that we, The Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau, are not responsible for this content.

Notification of Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on our Home page so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under circumstances, if any, we disclose it.


Questions regarding this statement should be directed to: privacy@visit-springfieldillinois.com.