As the pulse of the Ozarks, Springfield, Missouri offers a unique mix of the vitality and conveniences of a metropolitan city with the warm hospitality reminiscent of a small town. The city has new and recently renovated meeting facilities of all shapes and sizes
from a castle to a sportsman's themed lodge and everything in between. The city also has more than 1,000 local eateries with a wide range of cuisine options from classic Midwestern fare to fresh farmtotable dining and even a variety of exotic international flavors. Event attendees can also quench their thirst for adventure by visiting the original and largest Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World or ride on a Jeepdrawn tram through North America’s only ridethrough cave at Fantastic Caverns. Baseball fans can get upclose and personal with tomorrow’s major leaguers at a game of the Springfield Cardinals, doubleA affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals.
Springfield Fast Facts
Springfield, MO CVB
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815 E. Saint Louis Street
Suite 100, Springfield, MO 65806
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Historic, Urban
GSF Exhibit Space (University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center): 112,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts): 75,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Springfield Exposition Center): 45,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center): 268
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 493
Springfield-Branson National Airport
Miles to downtown 10
Cities with non-stop flights10
International cities with direct flights10
Miles to downtown 40
Cities with non-stop flights7
International cities with direct flights1
Geographic Areas Served:
Why Meet in Springfield
Springfield is a welcoming can-do city with all the amenities you need for a successful gathering.
A central location in the United States makes the city an ideal meeting detination that is easy to get to from all corners of the nation. Our airport provides all-jet service to major hub cities.
Unique meeting and event venues range from a historic castle to a sportsman-themed conference center.