PLaN YOUR EVENT at BOS CENTER
Bank of Springfield Center is widely known in Central Illinois for being home to large conventions and events. Did you know we also have amazing space for smaller groups?
Whether you’re planning a large convention or small meeting, BOS Center has a solution to fit the needs of your group.
To find our more about our event spaces, select one of the following or keep scrolling.
Types of Events
Concerts – from nationwide touring artists to local musicians
Family friendly events like the circus, Disney Live, Harlem Globetrotters, and Kidsfest
Conventions like those held by FFA, Vietnam Veterans of America, Baptist Youth, Assemblies of God
Tradeshows & expos
Training sessions, professional meetings, and retreats
Professional receptions, cocktail hours, networking events, and holiday parties
Weddings and receptions
VIP pre-event parties
Want to host an event at the BOS Center?
Fill out our Event Inquiry form and an Event Coordinator will contact you to discuss your options. Or if you'd like to speak with someone during normal business hours, please contact our administration office at (217) 788-8800.
The Center’s Lower Level is where you’ll find our gorgeous, newly renovated Ballroom, suitable for an elegant banquet or a large business presentation. Locker rooms for sporting events and smaller meeting rooms are also located on the Lower Level.
If you’re looking for space for 50 – 500 attendees for a professional or personal event, we have something to suit your needs. Any room and space can be set to suit your specifications. Our flexibility allows us to provide a completely custom experience for each group. To learn more, click here to contact an Event Coordinator, or call the administrative office at 217-788-8800.
Our Grand Ballroom, also known as B11, can be partitioned off into 4 smaller rooms (B11A, B11B, B11C, & B11D) with air walls.
The Main Floor of The Center is where our big productions take place. Headlining concerts, tradeshows, graduations, basketball tournaments… they all happen here. Our creative staff can set this space to accommodate any large event.
north & south terraces
The terraces located on the mezzanine level offer a unique location in downtown Springfield to host your event. The large North Terrace with patio provides views of the old Lincoln Depot and Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. This modern event space provides a wonderful backdrop that is sure to impress. The South Terrace provides a smaller, more intimate space with views of the iconic Wyndham Springfield City Centre (formerly the Hilton Hotel) and even a peek at the Lincoln Home sites.
Both terraces have colored LED lighting systems to further strengthen your brand colors or accent your décor. Restrooms and amenities are conveniently located nearby.
North Terrace measures 32’x 143 and totals around 4,500 sq. ft.
The patio adds 28’x 33’ and 950 sq. ft.
South Terrace measures 59’x 26’ and 24’x 28’ and totals around 2,200 sq. ft.
The outdoor BOS Plaza is one of the most exciting spaces at the Bank of Springfield Center! Located just outside the expanded lobby, the Plaza is a beautiful stamped concrete space that will allow us to take advantage of warmer weather months. It is an amazing venue for downtown summer activities, including concerts, movies, and private events. The possibilities are truly endless with this unique entertainment area unlike any other in the area.
169' x 52'
29' x 33'
32' x 143'
59' x 26' + 24' x 28'
221.6' x 37'
811' Circumference from Center of Concourse
Main Floor Lounge
38' x 22'
Main Hall w/ Risers
110' x 88' x 40'
200' x 200' x 40'
Entire Lower Level
B11ABC or B11BCD
65' x 100' x 14'
B11AB or B11CD
65' x 70' x 14'
B11B or B11C
65' x 30' x 14'
B11A or B11D
65' x 40' x 14'
32' x 38' x 12"
B4E, B6E, B7E
29' x 30' x 12'
B4, B6, B7
29' x 59' x 12'
Grand Ball Room/ B11: Entire Room
65' x 140' x 14'
B4W, B6W, B7W
29' x 30' x 12'
29' x 30' x 12'
32' x 44' x 12'