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Top 5 Weekly Activities

June 13th through June 19th

June 13th through June 19th Weekly Activities

Wednesday Concerts at Noon at Founders Park
Wednesday Concerts at Noon at Founders Park

Enjoy free half-hour lunchtime concerts Wednesdays at Founders Park, in partnership with Downtown Springfield CID. Bring your lunch and enjoy area performers on stage at the site where Springfield was founded. Performance schedule at

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Two Rivers Bike Park
Two Rivers Bike Park

Two Rivers Bike Park is a purpose-built, multi-use trail system, boasting over 14 miles of professionally built and maintained singletrack twisting through pristine Ozarks terrain for mountain bikers, runners, and hikers to enjoy year round, free of charge. The nearly 400-acre park sits just off the scenic Finley and James River confluence.

Its professionally designed trails feature mostly natural surfaces and offer the thrills of climbing, drop sections, rock features, built-in wall rides, wooden ladders and other optional stunts.

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Butterfly Festival
Butterfly Festival


Celebrate gardening, nature and butterflies. Visit the Roston Native Butterfly House and Caterpillar Petting Zoo. Enter the pollinator costume contest, enjoy magic shows, visit vendors, and more. Presented by Friends of the Garden. Children may pick up a packet of take-home crafts, presented by Young Sprouts in the Garden. Free admission to Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden.

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Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden
Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden

The oldest attraction at the Springfield Botanical Gardens, the 7.5 acre, Mizumoto Japanese Stroll garden was created in 1985 and includes a large koi lake, moon bridge, meditation garden, tea house and traditional Japanese garden landscaping.

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Wilson's Creek Greenway
Wilson's Creek Greenway

Wilson's Creek Greenway links to South Creek Greenway in southwest Springfield, at the popular junction called Tal's Trailhead via an on-street connection. This trail is lovely and travels through the popular Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park.