Travel iconic Route 66 to Springfield, IL for your next meeting. From convention downtime to pre and post opportunities, experience one of America’s most beloved presidents, Abraham Lincoln. Relax at one of our local wineries or breweries while enjoying the ultimate cuisine. Discover vibrant arts and architecture, including the Illinois State Capitol and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Dana-Thomas House. Snap a photo along Route 66 as you stop to check out attractions including the Route 66 Twin Drive In, Cozy Dog Drive In and Motorheads Bar, Grille & Museum.
In Springfield, you will enjoy unique, customizable meeting and convention space throughout the three areas of Springfield. Boasting nearly 4,000 overnight rooms and 325,000 square feet of flexible meeting space we can create the perfect meeting. Offering a wide variety of services and decades of talent and experience Visit Springfield is here to take the stress out of planning.
Our team at Visit Springfield understands today’s economy and the need to find savings where you can to make events successful. The Legendary Meeting Incentives package is meant to do just that, providing you meaningful savings just for choosing Springfield! In addition to our regular complimentary services, master bill subsidies are being offered to new bookings between now and the end of the year, based on peak room nights. For example, 150 peak room nights and a total of 500 room nights actualized, results in a $3000.00 master bill credit. Contact us today to claim your savings!
The strong healthcare community in Springfield and Sangamon County is an asset for additional economic development opportunities in the area. Collaboration between the community healthcare partners and the academic medical advancements driving better systems of care creates a compelling environment for growth, education and development.
The Mid-Illinois Medical District (MIMD), a $600+ million Capital investment, is a one-square mile designation just north of downtown and the Illinois State Capitol on 640 acres in Springfield. Established in 2003 by an act of the Illinois General Assembly, the MIMD is a vibrant environment that supports patient care, bio-medical research, new medical technologies and advanced medical-related activities.
Additionally, the District is anchored in the heart of central Illinois by four health care institutions including, Springfield Memorial Hospital, HSHS St. John’s Hospital, Springfield Clinic and the internationally acclaimed Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. It includes more than 13,000 employees and 4.7 million square feet of health facilities. The providers in the MIMD bring world-class healthcare, training, and research to heal families and serve the community.
Book your next medical convention or event in Springfield and meet in the heart of a medical mecca. Visit our new digital planner guide to get started.