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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Downtown Eugene Visitor Center: 754 Olive St · Eugene OR (Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Mailing Address: PO Box 10286 · Eugene OR 97440 s

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Cowabunga! A visit to Springfield

Published: October 18, 2009
An article in The Bulletin from Bend by John Gottberg Anderson proclaims "On the eve of the premiere of "The Simpsons Movie" in 2007 (even though Springfield, Vt., won the right to host the official movie opening), Matt Groening presented Springfield, Ore., Mayor Sid Leiken with a plaque, signing it: "Yo to Springfield, Oregon - the REAL Springfield!" "