Event Calendar

DSI Events

May 10  1st Friends of the Market Street Dinner - Downtown, 4th & Adams. Tickets are on sale and going fast! Only 200 available.

May 11  Old Capitol Farmers Market First Wednesday - Downtown, 4th & Adams, Wednesday 3P-6:30P. Free.

May 14  Grand Opening, Old Capitol Farmers Market  - Downtown, 4th & Adams, Saturday, 8A-12:30P - Cake at 10 AM! Free.

May 14  Second Saturdays SHOP HOP - A free, guided Downtown Shop Hop & Art Walk to 13 specialty shops. 1-3 P Free.

May 11 through October 29 Old Capitol Farmer’s Market - Downtown, 4th & Adams, Wednesdays 3P-6:30P, Saturdays 8A  12:30P  Farm and Artisan Vendors: Sign up Here: www.ilstewards.org/old-capitol-farmers-market

June 1  Downtown Architectural Tour led by Anthony Rubano - Meet at Southeast Corner of Old State Capitol Plaza at 5:30 P. Free.

June 3  First Fridays - Downtown stays open late to start the weekend off right! Every first Friday of the month from 5-8P. Free.

June 11  Second Saturdays SHOP HOP - A free, guided Downtown Shop Hop & Art Walk to 13 specialty shops. 1-3 P

July 6  Downtown Architectural Tour led by Anthony Rubano - Meet at Southeast Corner of Old State Capitol Plaza at 5:30 P. Free.

July 9  Second Saturdays SHOP HOP - A free, guided Downtown Shop Hop & Art Walk to 13 specialty shops. 1-3 P. Free.

July 22-23  Bacon Throwdown II - Who will come away with the coveted Winners' Skillet? Ticketed event.

August 3  Downtown Architectural Tour led by Anthony Rubano - Meet at Southeast Corner of Old State Capitol Plaza at 5:30 P. Free.

August 5  First Fridays - Downtown stays open late to start the weekend off right! Every first Friday of the month from 5-8P. Free.

August 13  Second Saturdays SHOP HOP - A free, guided Downtown Shop Hop & Art Walk to 13 specialty shops. 1-3 P. Free.

September 2  First Fridays - Downtown stays open late to start the weekend off right! Every first Friday of the month from 5-8P. Free.

September 7  Downtown Architectural Tour led by Anthony Rubano - Meet at Southeast Corner of Old State Capitol Plaza at 5:30 P. Free.

September 10  Second Saturdays SHOP HOP - A free, guided Downtown Shop Hop & Art Walk to 13 specialty shops. 1-3 P. Free.

September 21  DSI Fall Fundraiser - Ticketed event.

October 5  Downtown Architectural Tour led by Anthony Rubano - Meet at Southeast Corner of Old State Capitol Plaza at 5:30 P. Free.

October 7-8  Bloktoberfest - Sample dozens of Oktoberfest brews while visiting Downtown's beautiful and unique shops and restaurants! Ticket required.

November 4  First Fridays - Downtown stays open late to start the weekend off right! Every first Friday of the month from 5-8P. Free.

November 26  Santa's Here! - Kick off the holiday season with the City's Tree Lighting, Jaycees Light Parade, Santa in the Old State Capitol, and shopping galore! Holiday Walks start this evening.

January 18, 2017  Annual Dinner- DSI celebrates the people and places that make downtown Springfield so wonderful. Ticketed event.

Ongoing Events

Third Wednesday of the Month Sustainable Springfield Meetings - Driftwood, 5:30P-7P, www.sustainablespringfield.org

Thru May 28 Sacred and Liturgical Festival National Juried   Show - SAA, M.G. Nelson Family Gallery, Free, M-F   9A-5P, Sa 10A-3P www.springfieldart.org

Thru May 31 From the Stacks: St. Mary’s School for Girls - ALPM,   Admin Required, Open Daily 9A-5P

Thru June 16 Translations Exhibit - H.D. Smith Gallery, HCFTA,   Free Admin. Tu-Wed 10A-5P, Th-Sa Noon-7P,   www.springfieldart.org/collective

Thru August 31 Art in the Atruim - ALPL, Free, M-F 9A-5P

Daily/Weekly Events

May 13  The Springfield Area High School Jazz Festival -   The Legacy Theater, $5/$8, 7P, Tickets at the Door

May 13  Komen Race for the Cure - Downtown Spfld, IL State Capitol, www.komenmemorial.org

May 13-14 Governor’s Conference on Jim Thompson - ALPL,   www.presidentlincoln.illinois.org

May 13-15 “The Wedding Singer” - HCFTA, LRS Theater, $16/  $18, Fr/Sa 8P, Su 2P, www.hcfta.org

May 14  Poets in the Parlor - Vachel Lindsay Home, Free,    2P-3P 720-4216

May 19  ArtLiterations - SAA Collective in the HCFTA, 5:30P  7P, 544-2787 

May 20-22 & 27-29 “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” -  HCFTA, LRS Theater, $16/$18, Fr/Sa 8P, Su 2P   www.hcfta.org

May 20-21 “Vivien Leigh: The Last Press Conference” -  HCFTA, Club Room, $16/$18, Fr/Sa 8P, Su 2P,   www.hcfta.org

May 21  Songs of the Civil War - Edwards Place, $10, 2P-4P   www.edwardsplace.org

May 21  Springfield Pride Fest - Downtown, 5th & Capitol,   Noon-10P, www.springfieldpride.org

May 21  History of Combat & Medical Support - KWNM, Free, 2P-3P, www.kwnm.org 

May 21-22 Old Capitol Art Fair - Old State Capitol Plaza,   Downtown, Sa 10A-5P, Su10A-4P, www.socaf.org

May 27  WWE Live - PCCC, 7:30P www.pc3.com

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