DISCOVER A CITY WITH ALL THE GREAT THINGS YOU EXPECT, AND THEN SOME!
Historic Springfield, Illinois offers convention attendees all the great things they have come to expect…and then some. Located in the Heart of Central Illinois, Springfield has all the amenities you would expect from a larger city with all the charm of a smaller community. With over 4,000 hotel rooms, 3 distinctive convention areas including Historic Downtown with over 100,000 sq. ft. of meeting space and 1,000 rooms, Lake Area with 55,000 sq. ft. of meeting space and 1,000 rooms and the 366 acre Illinois State Fairgrounds; Springfield has a location to meet your needs.
Planning the perfect convention, meeting or event takes more than finding the right venue. That’s where the Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau “Go To” team is here for you. Your Springfield Go To Team Specialist understands the scope of planning both large and small events and will offer you a menu of complimentary services that can help you plan even the most complex event with ease.
Your Go To Team Specialist also knows the work doesn’t stop with the business of your event. Your attendees want to have fun too! Your Specialist can offer exciting Off Site Venues in Illinois’ Capital City and lead you to the best entertainment, local cuisine, shopping, sites and attractions Springfield has to offer; including some of the best Abraham Lincoln sites in the world. Springfield’s unique balance of options, central location and economic value insure success and high attendance for your next event. Call us and let your Go To Specialist make your event an affair to remember!
Springfield Fast Facts
Springfield, IL CVB
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109 North Seventh Street
, Springfield, IL 62701
Type of Destination Experience:
Capital City, Historic
GSF Exhibit Space (Prairie Capital Convention Center): 64,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Crowne Plaza Hotel): 60,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Illinois State Fairgrounds): 39,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Hilton Springfield): 360
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
Miles to downtown
Cities with non-stop flights
International cities with direct flights
Geographic Areas Served:
Why Meet in Springfield
Springfield, the Capital of Illinois, is the ideal convention and meeting destination providing a diverse range of options. Springfield offers a unique balance of business and pleasure as well as unique opportunities for special event functions including the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum and many historic sites.
Springfield's central location insures increased attendance!!
The Springfield Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau...We are here to Help! Consider us your “go to” team for everything in Springfield. At the SCVB we understand the scope of planning both large and small events. Based on that knowledge, we offer a menu of complimentary services that can help you pull off even the most complex event with ease.