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Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County 3rd annual Hearts & Hammers Game Night
Nov
17
6:00 PM18:00

Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County 3rd annual Hearts & Hammers Game Night

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Participate and observe local celebrities compete against one another during this interactive game. Famous people from our community will complete strange and funny tasks in their race to the finish during this fun-filled evening. Afterward, play life-size games like Giant Jenga, Pickup Sticks, and Connect 4.

Food, cash bar, and door prizes will be offered.

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Memorial Medical Center to Host Lung Cancer Awareness Event
Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Memorial Medical Center to Host Lung Cancer Awareness Event

Shine a Light on Lung Cancer events, sponsored by the Lung Cancer Alliance, are hosted by healthcare facilities across the nation in November as part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month.

 

Free parking is available in the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation parking garage at Rutledge and Carpenter streets. Light refreshments will be served. The two-hour program begins at 6pm in room 2A on the MCLI's second floor on 228 W. Miller Street.

To register, visit MemorialMedical.com/Events or call 217-757-7370.

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Springfield Jaycees Beerfest presented by Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc.
Nov
11
2:00 PM14:00

Springfield Jaycees Beerfest presented by Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc.

  • Exposition Building -Illinois State Fairgrounds (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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The Springfield Jaycees are back again this year with Beerfest presented by Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc. This annual event is beginning to pick up steam with local breweries (and wineries) serving up samples of their favorite brews for charity.  

Tickets available online.  Make sure to reserve your Beer Enthusiast ticket early as these are limited to 100 tickets and get you in one hour early to ensure you have access to your favorite beers!

This year's glass sponsor is Ben Sgro, Attorney at Law.

 

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Pop-Up Book Shop hosted by Springfield Public Schools Foundation
Oct
14
8:00 AM08:00

Pop-Up Book Shop hosted by Springfield Public Schools Foundation

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The Springfield Public Schools Foundation is hosting its first-ever One.Eighty.Six Pop-Up Book Shop, conveniently located in Downtown Springfield in the heart of the Old Capitol Farmers Market, on Saturday, October 14, from 8 AM to 4 PM.

There will be a wide variety of books available for purchase for both children and adults. Proceeds from the event will be used to supply books for school libraries district-wide.

www.sps186.org/foundation/

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Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site Candlelight Walks
Oct
6
to Oct 8

Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site Candlelight Walks

  • Lincoln's New Salem Historic Site (map)
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Friday, October 6th - Saturday, October 7th - Sunday, October 8th

7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Candlelight Walk offers the only opportunity to see the village at night. Period clothed interpreters will be inside many of the log homes and shops in the village to talk about life in 19th century Illinois. Gingerbread and cider will be served in the Rutledge Tavern.

www.lincolnsnewsalem.com

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Comedy Charity Event for Sojourn featuring Tim Meadows
Oct
5
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Charity Event for Sojourn featuring Tim Meadows

AN EXCLUSIVE 8 PM SHOW WITH COMEDIAN TIM MEADOWS 

ONE NIGHT ONLY- THURSDAY OCTOBER 5th - 8 PM ONLY! 

Tickets $50 each and include meet and greet, 2 drinks and hors-d'oeuvres. Tickets available from 10 am - 4 pm M-F at Sojourn Shelter and Services 1800 Westchester Blvd, Springfield or by calling 217- 726 - 5100 ext: 209

Help Sojourn end the cycle of domestic violence.  

October is domestic violence awareness month. They are kicking off the month by holding a Comedy Charity Event for Sojourn featuring Tim Meadows at Donnie B’s Comedy Club. Don't miss this Saturday Night Live comedian!

 

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Springfield Jr. Blues vs Kenai River Brown Bears
Sep
30
6:05 PM18:05

Springfield Jr. Blues vs Kenai River Brown Bears

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Springfield Jr. Blues vs Kenai River Brown Bears
Friday September 29th & Saturday September 30th

Join us Friday for pre-game Happy Hour specials as we kick off our weekend homegames.

Then come back Saturday for our Kids Club Game and stay after the action for our post-game skate! Kids Club members get into this game for FREE, so bring your badge and cheer on the boys!

Online Tickets are now available through www.happsnow.com

SINGLE GAME
ADULT $8(Online) $12(At Door)
12 AND UNDER $5(Online) $8(At Door)

NELSON CENTER PRIOR TO GAME DAY
ADULT $8
12 AND UNDER $5

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Movie Under the Lights - Bomke's Patch
Sep
30
6:00 PM18:00

Movie Under the Lights - Bomke's Patch

Come watch a fall themed movie with us under the lights and stars on a large, inflatable movie screen.

Movie starts at dusk (around 6pm).  This is a double feature.

Hotel Transylvania 1 & 2 on Saturday the 30th

No outside food/drink allowed. Popcorn, soda, nachos and candy available for purchase along with chili, hot cocoa, and more from the food truck. 

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.  $5/child & $8/adult. Please note there will be no seating, so a blanket or chairs are suggested.

Website - Facebook

 

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Oktoberfest at Engrained
Sep
30
11:30 AM11:30

Oktoberfest at Engrained

  • Engrained Brewery & Restaurant (map)
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http://www.engrainedbrewing.com/oktoberfest

http://www.engrainedbrewing.com/oktoberfest

Oktoberfest at Engrained is shaping up to be the biggest and best yet! A portion of all proceeds will be donated to Generation Healthy Kids.

Along with the release of our own Engrained Oktoberfest, we'll have family activities during the day sponsored by Scheels, live music all afternoon, and The Shenanigans playing all night! Join our event for more to come on the schedule and ticket details.

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AlignLife of Springfield Iles 3rd Annual Run For Prevention
Sep
30
7:30 AM07:30

AlignLife of Springfield Iles 3rd Annual Run For Prevention

Join AlignLife for the 3rd annual Run for Prevention at beautiful Washington Park. Commemorative race shirts for registrants AND every participant who completes the race will get finisher medals as well! You can even bring a team and "Rep Your Team" by getting creative with outfits, shirts and more. Each age bracket will have 1, 2 and 3 place medals and there will be trophies for the top overall mens and womens times!

Vendors will be on site after the race for amazing interactive booths, music, games and so much more!

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Springfield Jr. Blues vs Kenai River Brown Bears
Sep
29
7:05 PM19:05

Springfield Jr. Blues vs Kenai River Brown Bears

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Springfield Jr. Blues vs Kenai River Brown Bears
Friday September 29th & Saturday September 30th

Join us Friday for pre-game Happy Hour specials as we kick off our weekend homegames.

Then come back Saturday for our Kids Club Game and stay after the action for our post-game skate! Kids Club members get into this game for FREE, so bring your badge and cheer on the boys!

Online Tickets are now available through www.happsnow.com

SINGLE GAME
ADULT $8(Online)   $12(At Door)
12 AND UNDER $5(Online)   $8(At Door)

NELSON CENTER PRIOR TO GAME DAY
ADULT $8
12 AND UNDER $5

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Movie Under the Lights - Bomke's Patch
Sep
29
6:00 PM18:00

Movie Under the Lights - Bomke's Patch

Come watch a fall themed movie with us under the lights and stars on a large, inflatable movie screen.

Movie starts at dusk (around 6pm).  This is a double feature.

Casper & Hocus Pocus on Friday the 29th

No outside food/drink allowed. Popcorn, soda, nachos and candy available for purchase along with chili, hot cocoa, and more from the food truck. 

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.  $5/child & $8/adult. Please note there will be no seating, so a blanket or chairs are suggested.

Website - Facebook

 

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Fall Season @ Bomke's Patch
Sep
22
to Oct 29

Fall Season @ Bomke's Patch

FALL SEASON          (Sept. 22 - Oct. 29)

New patch attractions include Paintball Shootout and Riddle Hill Rock Mine. At paintball shootout, test your aim by shooting at metal pumpkin targets, while the rock mine offers a hands-on, discovery adventure as you pan for gems, rocks, arrowheads, and seashells. There will also be several hidden bags with real cut rubies, sapphire, amethyst, and even a diamond! 

Returning this year are popular attractions including the foam pit, corn and bean mazes, wagon rides.  Also, don't forget to shoot a pumpkin from the patriotic pumpkin cannon.

No wristband or entry fee required to pick out pumpkins, see live music (when available), check out the barn and all of it's goodies, or enjoy a free bag of popcorn and cup of apple cider. Wristband required for activities only.

This year the patch is offering convenient pricing packages.

Tucker me out!: Includes new attractions $16/adults & $17/child

I'll Need a Nap!: Mazes and returning activities $6/adult & $7/child

I'll Need A Drink: Maze Only $5

I ain't Walkin!: Wagon Ride Only $1

Patriotic Pumpkin Cannon: $5

Prices also available on the Bomke's Patch website. See photos, news, and updates on Facebook.

Hours:

Friday & Saturday 10am - 5pm

Sunday 11am - 5pm

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