Groups Scheduled to be in Springfield in 2021

Because of the pandemic, 2020 was a disaster for the meetings and conventions industry nationwide and Springfield was no exception. In 2020, more than 80 groups that would have spent an estimated $30.5 million in Springfield canceled due to health concerns, and that doesn’t include groups that worked directly with hotels and meeting venues instead

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Free Sports Webinar set for Thursday Morning

Missouri Travel Alliance is sponsoring a Sports in the Show-Me State webinar at 10:15 a.m. Thursday via Zoom. Sports experts from around the state will have an open conversation about sports tournament insights from several perspectives. Whatever your sports role might be, you’ll appreciate this time spent with Zach, Mark, Lance and Chris, along with

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City’s Largest Annual Group Event Extends Contract by Three Years

After being forced to cancel the 2020 event due to the pandemic crisis, the organizer of the National Christian HomeSchool Basketball Championships signed a contract to bring the event to Springfield for an additional three years. That’s much needed good news for the local leisure and hospitality industry, said Tracy Kimberlin, president/CEO of the Convention