ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
HOTEL & TOURISM
Coffee Shop by Day, Brewery &; Distillery by night . . .Enjoy freshly brewed and crafted coffee and beer at Anvil &; Forge!
Bloom Wine Bar & Florals is opening in early 2023 and will offer a one-of-a-kind drink and appetizer menu, floral bar of locally grown flowers, along with a private event venue. Stay tuned for an opening date coming soon!
Buzz Bomb Brewing Co is a craft beer destination in the heart of downtown Springfield, IL. Our mission is to brew the best beer possible. We want to bring together art and science to create delicious tasting craft beer that is both sophisticated and accessible to everyone!
Celtic Mist Pub is a home away from home for both locals and visitors alike. The atmosphere has a touch of nostalgia yet it is an alluring new rendezvous for today’s modern crowd. The owners, John and Margaret O’Riordan pride themselves on welcoming everyone and providing an atmosphere where friends will gather to chat, laugh and enjoy the banter of the goings-on.
Conn’s Hospitality Group started with Roy Conn’s first Springfield restaurant in 1948. More than seven decades and many successful ventures later, Roy’s son, Court and his wife, Karen, and Court’s sons, Casey and Adam, now run operations that include Inn at 835, Obed &; Isaac’s Microbrewery &; Eatery, Wm. Van’s Coffee House, and Merchant House. Each business is located in a different historic home or building in downtown Springfield and Peoria, Illinois that has been lovingly and carefully restored by the Conn family. Several of the properties’ ownership history can be traced back through the Conn family’s lineage.
Dumb Records is an all ages show space and independent record store in the heart of Springfield downtown, which has evolved from The Black Sheep (2005-2018)
Floyd's features numerous draft and bottled beers, as well as a strong selection of spirits and cocktails.
The Hoogland Center for the Arts was established in 2003 to provide a creative environment for people of all ages to participate in the arts.
The Center is home to 22 different resident organizations, comprised of performing and visual arts groups, civic clubs, and private businesses. These resident groups entertain thousands of visitors every month with a variety of concerts, plays, musicals, recitals, and gallery showings. The Hoogland also hosts meetings, classes, parties, dinners, and weddings.
The building is also a training ground for young artists, with educational opportunities for youth provided by several of our resident arts organizations.
Mission &; Vision Statement
To inspire our audiences through exceptional LIVE orchestral performances and programs. - Mission Statement
To be the premier regional orchestra in Illinois, promoting the transformative and universal power of LIVE music. - Vision Statement
Excellence: To commit to the highest level of artistic, administrative, and volunteer achievement.
Community Engagement: To foster meaningful relationships throughout our communities through musical performances, programs, and collaborations that engage the hearts and minds of our listeners.
Education: To provide exciting, life changing opportunities and resources for students of ALL ages.
Collaboration: To build our internal and external relationships as we promote accessibility to our organization.
Legacy: To invest responsibly in our present, to plan dutifully for our future, and to nurture our community's investment in us.
Innovation: To foster the creation and exploration of new ideas both on and off stage.
YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE IRISH TO BE FAMILY.
It's everyone's favorite corner pub located in a historic building on the corner of Adams and 3rd. Close to the train station, the Old Capitol Square as well as the Statehouse Inn - a perfect spot for locals and tourists alike.
Their Bloody Mary Bar on Saturday mornings is award-winning, and paired with the Farmers Market right outside - gives you a true taste of Springfield.
Come in thirsty if you want to shine one of their legendary Jameson bottles - whoever takes the last shot gets immortalized on JP's walls.
And don't miss their Budget Beers special every Wednesday with $1 Beers (limited selection).
They are THE place to watch Green Bay Packers games, Notre Dame Football -- and their Cubs/Blackhawks crowd isn't too shabby either.
Stop in and make some friends at JP Kellys today!
Art gallery, Cafe, Gift Shop. The art gallery is made up of Local & Artists from around the USA. Our Cafe offers Artisan coffee products & cold beverages.
The Gift shop is also made up of more made in the USA art and unique handmade gifts.
Mess Hall Restaurant and Bar at American Legion Post 32, 1120 Sangamon Avenue, Springfield are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. We have Video Gaming! Mess Hall Restaurant hours are: Lunch Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Dinner Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 4:30 - 8 p.m. All You Can Eat WALLEYE every Friday from 4:30 - 8 p.m. LOW, LOW food and drink prices. Check out our menu at www.springfieldamericanlegion.com Bar Open Monday - Saturday 10:30 a.m. - Midnight. Sunday 12 Noon - 10 p.m. Help support the Veterans and visit us, as you are very welcome at American Legion Post 32 and The Mess Hall Restaurant. Coldest beer on the Northend!
Mid-West Family Broadcasting is the only locally owned and operated commercial broadcast group in Springfield, Illinois. The group features a balanced market-dominant group of radio stations with great demographic appeal. Mid-West Family Broadcasting blankets Springfield and Central Illinois with four dominant broadcast signals and reaches an audience where newspaper is weakest… outside Springfield city limits. The high quality product, cutting edge promotions, and support of local charitable events are designed to get results.
Mid-West is a proud supporter of DSI efforts including the Old Capitol Farmers Market, the Levitt Music Series and Old Capitol Holiday Walks High School Choir Competition.
News Talk WMAY AM970 and FM94.7
Best Variety 98.7WNNS
Real Rock 97.7QLZ
Country Superstars US 92.7
Established in 1976, SAAC seeks to encourage and advocate on behalf of the performing and visual arts in Springfield and Sangamon and Menard counties. Its mission is met by promoting an awareness of the arts and the scheduling of arts activities and programs for audiences of all ages.
The Springfield Art Association (SAA) a community based, non-profit organization*, promotes and supports the visual arts, provides art education opportunities for the greater Springfield area, and preserves and interprets historic Edwards Place and the collections of the SAA.
Springfield's first public speakeasy that won't make you wander down a dark alley, unless you want to. Great cocktails, extensive beer list and high-end atmosphere. Pool and other games. Side bar is available for rent for special occasions and parties.
The mission of the Pharmacy Gallery &; Art Space is to cultivate and celebrate expressions of multidimensional artists. We strive to be a catalyst and forum for advancing, discovering, and connecting through contemporary art. We enrich and educate the community through innovative cultural events.
On the Second Saturday of each month, the public is invited to watch member artists work in their studios during "Open Studio Saturdays."
3 W Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701
P: (217) 544-1723
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