Springfield had a rich history with music including country, and several big country artists have lived or visited the city. And when it comes to sports, the city is represented in collegiate sports by institutions like the Drury University which is part of the NCAA Division II and the Missouri State University that compete in NCAA Division I. Also, the city is home to different minor sports teams such as the baseball team Springfield Cardinals, or the Arena football team Springfield Wolfpack, or basketball team Missouri Thrill and others.
The city is headquarters to several places that worth being visited including for example, the Springfield Conservation Nature Center and Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park that are special places where youll have a close contact with nature. One of the main places that you shouldnt miss when you are in the city is 1984, which is a unique museum situated in downtown Springfield that features games from 1980s. And for some natural treasures, the recommendation is to go discover the Fantastic Caverns that are among the four of its kind in the world.
An appealing place youll certainly live is the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds which is a multi-purpose venue. Youll get busy with the variety of activities and shows exhibited there such as car shows, rodeos, wedding receptions and a lot more. And for some sports pleasure, there are a number of fields and stadiums where you can attend hot games such as the Springfield Cardinals, the Hammons Field, Glendale HS Gym, Cooper Sports Complex and a lot more.