Explore a Variety of Things to Do in Springfield, Ohio
Whether you’re in the area for corporate meetings downtown or shopping at the area's many antique outlets
, the Country Inn & Suites, Springfield offers an ideal location for your stay. The hotel is just 10 minutes from Wittenburg University in downtown and less than 20 minutes from the impressive Springfield Antique Show & Flea Market. Families also appreciate our proximity to the Ohio Performing Arts Institute and the Chiller indoor ice rink. If you’re looking for something to do outdoors, head to Buck Creek State Park to kayak, fish and hike the day away.Visit these local attractions during your stay:
- Buck Creek State Park (10 miles)
Stroll past springs, bogs and forests at Buck Creek State Park, or spend a day on the water at the park’s 2,100-acre reservoir. If you’re lucky, you may spot one of the rare songbirds that call the park home.
Phone: +1 (937) 322-5284
- Carleton Davidson Stadium (2.9 miles)
Cheer on the Wittenberg Tigers at Carleton Davidson Stadium, home of Wittenberg University’s baseball team as well as adult and youth tournaments.
Phone: +1 (937) 328-7275
- Champions Center Expo (12 miles)
Catch championship barrel racing, dog shows and cattle sales at the Midwest’s premier livestock expo center.
Phone: +1 (937) 324-4353
- Champion City Kings Baseball (4 miles)
Root for the Prospect League’s Champion City Kings when they play their home games in the summer at Carleton Davidson Stadium.
- Clark State Performing Arts Center (2.5 miles)
Enjoy Broadway hits like Rent and Pippin along with world-class comedy performances and concerts at the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Clark State Community College.
Phone: +1 (937) 328-3874
- Heart of Ohio Antique Center (15 miles)
As one of the nation’s largest antique malls, the Heart of Ohio Antique Center offers 26 acres of one-of-a-kind finds and hidden treasures plus a café, lounge, outdoor area and bus parking.
Phone: +1 (937) 324-2188
- NTPRD Chiller Ice Rink (2 miles)
Sign up for a skating or hockey class, or hit the ice during an open skate at Springfield’s first indoor ice rink.
Phone: +1 (937) 323-7465
- Ohio Performing Arts Institute (4 miles)
Become inspired by the next generation of ballet, tap, jazz and hip hop dancers at this non-profit venue when you watch a performance at the Ohio Performing Arts Institute.
Phone: +1 (937) 324-7444
- Pennsylvania House (1.1 miles)
Once a roadside inn during the early 19th century, the Pennsylvania House is now a museum on the National Register of Historic Places that exhibits antique dollhouses, medical equipment and buttons.
Phone: +1 (937) 322-7668
- Splash Zone Aquatic Center (1.5 miles)
Float down the lazy river or race down the bowl slide at the Splash Zone, a family-friendly water park open every summer.
Phone: +1 (937) 324-7665
- Springfield Museum of Art (1.7 miles)
Founded in 1946, this Smithsonian-affiliated museum houses a collection of 19th- and 20th-century European and American art.
Phone: +1 (937) 325-4673
- Victory Lanes (0.4 miles)
Strike some pins while you chow down on pizza at this local bowling alley that features 36 lanes with automatic scoring.
Phone: +1 (937) 323-8684
- Young’s Jersey Dairy (9.5 miles)
Sample homemade ice cream, play mini golf and pet the friendly goats at Young’s, a working farm with family activities year round.
Phone: +1 (937) 325-0629