As the pulse of the Ozarks, Springfield, Missouri is rooted in the celebration of family, friends and life's genuine moments. A regional hub with large city amenities and small town hospitality, our commitment is towards creating moments that make life big and full. With intriguing attractions, a diverse culinary scene, unique shopping and an ode to classic Americana heritage, Springfield is a destination you will enjoy while feeling right at home.
Celebrate the great outdoors at the original and largest Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World where you will find live fish, alligators and an exquisite display of wildlife in a remarkable 500,000-square-foot showroom, and while you're there pick up some outdoor gear to prepare yourself before you venture out to explore the spectacular scenes of nature in the Ozarks. Thirsty for more adventure? Springfield is home to North America's only ride-through cave, Fantastic Caverns, where you will journey through well-preserved natural wonders in a Jeep-drawn tram.
Indulge your taste buds at over 1,000 unique eateries representing a variety of cuisines - from the famous "throwed rolls" at Lambert's Cafe, fresh farm-to-table cooking at local favorites like Metropolitan Farmer and Farmers Gastropub to the exotic flavors of Peru at Cafe Cusco.
Once your cravings are satisfied, shop 'til you drop at the Battlefield Mall, Southwest Missouri's most popular retail destination, or visit the many unique boutiques and vintage shops in Springfield's Downtown district. Take your loved ones out to the ballgame and enjoy a classic summertime tradition at Hammons Field, home of the Cardinals' double-A affiliate - Springfield Cardinals. Wherever your heart takes you in Springfield, our true nature is to help you do the things you love with the people you love while celebrating all of life's simple pleasures. #TravelSGF