Special Events

Free Fishing Rodeo June 

is National Fishing Month. The Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) hosts a Free Fishing Rodeo for children 14 years of age and under at J. Travis Price Park. Participants must bring all fishing gear and bait - (no artificial lures allowed).  TWRA stocks the pond with catfish, bream, sunfish and other small fish for the event.  
Registration begins at 6:30 AM.  Help youth begin an activity of a lifetime. Prizes awarded. .  


Freedom Fireworks Display, 4th of July

Enjoy the free fireworks show at J. Travis Price Park, 4155 Wilks Rd, Springfield.  

Sunset Concert Series
Live in concert on the Historic Springfield Square First Fridays May-Sept. 2020

Enjoy the sounds of Summer at the free Sunset Concerts.  Bring the family, meet your friends the first Friday of each month May-August. Restaurants, boutiques, vendors, and food trucks.  

Winter Wonderland

Great outdoor family event.  Free admission. Follow the lighted candy cane trails at J. Travis Price Park to enjoy festive holiday scenes, decorations, music, feed the animals in the petting zoo (feed machines on site).  Santa is waiting for you in the historic cabin.  Free hot chocolate (while supplies last).  Lots of family photo opportunities.