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Welcome to Springfield, KY! Steeped in tradition and heritage, our illustrious past has given birth to a wide selection of events and attractions which are yours to enjoy and long remember!

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When you visit beautifully restored downtown Springfield, stroll sidewalks lined with shops, restaurants and historic buildings.

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Springfield offers local family-style restaurants and unique cafes.

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Springfield is a warm, progressive community with lots of southern hospitality.

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A wide range of public recreational facilities and events are available year-round in Springfield.

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Springfield Washington County Economic Development Authority is helping to create a community where people want to live and work.

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Springfield has an infrastructure that will sustain economic growth, and encourage partnerships in support of economic development and quality of life.

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Community News
  
  • Idle Hour Park will be hosting T-Ball, Minor League (5 yr. old), Coach Pitch, Little League and Fast Pitch softball on Saturday February 28th at the Old Armory on Armory Hill from 9-12.  There will be a brief assessment for fast pitch and little league to help determine teams.  If you cannot make the sign ups you may pick up registration forms at City Hall through March 6th of print one from the link: Youth League Signup Sheet.   If you have any questions, please call Bernard Smalley at 859-481-8985.
  • February 28, 2015 - Rotary Pancake Breakfast.  For more information contact Steve Smith.
  • February 28, 2015 - St. Catharine Mid-Kentucky Arts presents Dinner and Entertainment by the "Stars of the Mid-Kentucky Chorus".  For more information, please contact Susan Spalding at 859-336-9232.
  • The New Pioneers Tenth Anniversary Gala is to be held at Spalding Hall at St. Catharine College on  March 5th at 5:30.  Come enjoy cocktails, a silent auction of sustainable items and activities and a delicious Kentucky Proud Dinner by SCC chef Peggy Switser and the presentation of awards.  For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact New Pioneers at 859-336-5070 or come to our office at 127 West Main Street or through our website at www.newpioneersfsf.org.
  • March 13 - 15 and 20 - 22, 2015 - Central Kentucky Theatre presents "The Mouse Trap".  For more information, please call 859-336-5412 Ext 4 or visit their website at 0www.centralkytheatre.com
  • March 20-30, 2015 -  On March 20th, there will be a opening reception for Spring ARTportunity from 4-5:30 at City Hall.      Spring ARTportunity:  Celebrating Youth Art Month featuring WCHS Art Students exhibiting 100 pieces of Art throughout the Downtown Springfield Area.  For more information please contact Nell Haydon at 859-336-5412 Ext 2.
  • Take a tour to explore Springfield and Washington County! Call 859-336-5412 for more information about available walking and driving tours, or click here to print a walking tour brochure!


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