Springfield, MO Meeting Planning Overview

Springfield, MO | Meeting Planning Overview

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 farm--to--table 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 and our newest attraction - Johnny Morris' Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium, or ride on a Jeep-drawn tram through North America’s only ride--through cave at Fantastic Caverns. Baseball fans can get up-close and personal with tomorrow’s major leaguers at a game of the Springfield Cardinals, Double--A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals.
Fast Facts | Springfield, MO
powered by Springfield, MO Convention & Visitors Bureau
815 E. Saint Louis Street Suite 100, Springfield, MO 65806
GSF Exhibit Space University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center 112,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet Ozark Empire Fairground87,400
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet Springfield Exposition Center45,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center268
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 450
Springfield-Branson National Airport
Miles to downtown 10
Cities with non-stop flights13
International cities with direct flights0
Branson Airport
Miles to downtown 40
Cities with non-stop flights5
International cities with direct flights0
Additional Cities in the Surrounding Area
Springfield, Missouri
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Historic, Urban