Springfield personifies middle America with its charming historic Main Street, bustling shopping districts, family-friendly options and passionate outdoor and sports-minded community.
View the world-record Roosevelt Elk mount at Cabela's, a mega-store for outdoor enthusiasts.
geocaching at the electronic heaven know as Best Buy. Find just the right embellishment for your trip's scrapbook pages at Hobby Lobby, Michael's and Ben Franklin.
Spend a full day browsing Springfield's many
antique and thrift stores. Pick out
University of Oregon gear, local beer, wine or artisan jewelry for gifts at the Adventure Center. Seek Out The Simpsons
Note eerily familiar
features around town, reminiscent of "The Simpsons" TV show. Pose with the life-sized Simpsons family at the
Springfield Museum. Pay homage to The Simpsons mural flanking the
Emerald Art Center. It's not Duff beer - but there is always time for a craft beer at one of Springfield's popular
breweries. Outdoor Pleasures
Best Place to Stay for Eugene Events
Chose an extended stay property for UO exchanges, campus visits and longer term athletic and research programs.
Pick a comfortable Springfield hotel for Eugene conferences, conventions,
Autzen Stadium or Matthew Knight Arena games and events. Tuck in at a riverfront B&B for a weekend getaway.
Springfield offers the largest hotel inventory in close proximity to many Eugene destinations. Simplify your visit by staying in Springfield, right off the Interstate 5 corridor, on the bus line and ten minutes to downtown Eugene and the UO campus.