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  • Mon., Dec. 16, 6-9 p.m.

    Route 66 Motorheads Bar, Grill and Museum

    600 Toronto Road, Springfield Springfield Area

    free

    Live music and dancing 217-679-7323
  • Mon., Dec. 16, 6:30 p.m.

    Jacksonville Public Library

    201 W. College Ave., Jacksonville Jacksonville

    Free

    Young Reginald Dwight changes his name to Elton John and collaborates with singer-songwriter Bernie Taupin to become one of the most iconic figures in pop history. Set to his most beloved songs, it's the epic musical story of Elton John, his breakthrough years in the 1970s and his fantastical transformation from shy piano prodigy to international superstar. 217-243-5435
  • Mon., Dec. 16, 7 p.m.

    The Alamo

    115 N. Fifth St., Springfield Downtown

    Blue Monday 217-523-1455
  • Mon., Dec. 16, 1-4 p.m. and Thu., Dec. 19, 6-9 p.m.

    Springfield Art Association

    700 N. Fourth St., Springfield Springfield Area

    217-523-2631
  • Mon., Dec. 16, 7 p.m.

    Abraham Lincoln Unitarian Universalist Congregation

    745 Woodside Road, Springfield Lake Springfield Area

    217-585-9550
  • Mon., Dec. 16, 8 p.m.-12 a.m., Tue., Dec. 17, 8 p.m.-12 a.m., Wed., Dec. 18, 8 p.m.-12 a.m., Thu., Dec. 19, 8 p.m.-12 a.m., Fri., Dec. 20, 8 p.m.-12 a.m. and Sat., Dec. 21, 8 p.m.-12 a.m.

    Pier 55

    1225 Toronto Road, Springfield Lake Springfield Area

    Come out and enjoy the fun, you will be glad you did 217-585-241
  • Mondays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sundays, 12-4:30 p.m. Continues through March 2

    Illinois State Museum

    502 S. Spring St., Springfield Downtown

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    Imagine a museum exhibition inspired by the music that we love from the last fifty years. It would feature painting, photography, sculpture, installation and illustrations. Then we pair the art with rocks, minerals, fossils and meteorites from our world renowned Geology Collection at the Illinois State Museum. This is ROCKED & ROLLED! A celebration of music that has defined the culture combined with timeless geological specimens embodying the structure of the earth from our permanent collection. Featuring the artwork of Daniel McAdam, Judy & Bill Anderson, Yams, Christine Duray, Warren Linn, Larry Brogan, Dylan Fish, Plastic Crimewave, John Spear, Mac… 217-782-7386
  • Mondays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sundays, 12-4:30 p.m. Continues through Feb. 16

    Illinois State Museum

    502 S. Spring St., Springfield Downtown

    Paintings and drawings trace the development of the artist's distinctive figures across her career. Curated by Doug Stapleton. Museum admission. 217-782-7386
  • Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 20

    M.G. Nelson Family Gallery

    700 N. Fourth Street, Springfield Springfield Area

    Free.

    Mixed media pieces by artist Anna Kell, an associate professor of Art and Art History at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA. 217-523-2631
  • Saturdays, Sundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and Mondays-Fridays, 5-8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 20

    Robin Roberts Stadium

    1415 N. Grand Ave. E., Springfield North Side

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    The Springfield Park District tradition continues in 2019 when Santa will arrive at his home away from the North Pole at Robin Roberts Stadium. A local tradition for more than 40 years! This is a great opportunity for the kiddos to see Santa, snap a photo yourself for free or let us take one for you for only $5.00. You can bring your pups, too so they can get a photo with Santa as well! December 7th - December 22nd Robin Roberts Stadium, Springfield, IL Mondays - Fridays: 5:00pm - 8:00pm Saturdays & Sundays: 11:00am - 6:00pm $5.00 photos with… 217-753-0700
  • Saturdays, Sundays, 12-5 p.m. and Mondays-Fridays, 12-4 p.m. Continues through Dec. 22

    Washington Park Botanical Garden

    1740 W. Fayette Ave., Springfield Leland Grove

    217-546-4116
  • Mondays, 5:15-6:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 30

    Family Service Center

    710 E. Vine St., Springfield Clearlake

    Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat. A few mats are available to borrow. Open to any adult and all skill levels, but the class is geared toward beginners. Free, but donations to the instructor are welcome. 217-528-8406
  • Mondays, Thursdays, 6-7 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31

    TBD

    No Address, Springfield Springfield Area

    A 12-step meeting for those seeking freedom from addictive or compulsive sexual behavior. Confidentiality assured. Email springfieldsaa@gmail.com or call 217-306-7335 for meeting location.
  • Mondays, 8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 30

    Big Shots Bar

    2000 Peoria Road, Springfield Springfield Area

    217-679-3386
  • Mondays, 9-11:59 p.m.

    Craft Beer Bar

    430 Monroe St., Springfield Downtown

    Open mic every Monday 9-12
  • Tue., Dec. 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Family Communication Centers

    729 S. 9th St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

    Everyone is welcome to help bake, share and eat holiday cookies. 217-717-0195
  • Tue., Dec. 17, 2:30-5 p.m.

    Family Communication Centers

    729 S. 9th St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

    Select books and wrap them for holiday gifts. Enjoy some cookies while you look. 217-717-0195
  • Tue., Dec. 17, 7-9 p.m.

    Buzz Bomb Brewing Co.

    406 E. Adams St., Springfield Downtown

    free

    A Unique Tour of Songs, Stories and Community travels into Buzz Bomb in Springfield, Illinois. Lineup: Baby Ocho (Springfield): https://open.spotify.com/artist/68MDFOkOZxSbLXVfpIiqhR?si=zmeJhwoVQDKasrTkiXFihg Kate Laine (Springfield): https://open.spotify.com/album/6hlIKVivx2wU4pJZoSnMIk?si=mWBn4j6aQq2bep_dJRr-LQ Hot Sauce Universe: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3EVfexleWQJjwiKDKE0DHH?si=B_ZZLSTwRA--g1Z9vCA4Ww
  • Tue., Dec. 17, 7:30 p.m.

    George Rank's

    1800 S. Sixth St., Springfield Springfield Area

    217-670-2859
  • Tue., Dec. 17, 8 p.m.-12 a.m.

    Burger Bar

    2765 S. Sixth St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Come out and enjoy the fun. 217-528-9030
  • Tue., Dec. 17, 6-9 p.m.

    Springfield Art Association

    700 N. Fourth St., Springfield Springfield Area

    With resident glassblower Mario Clarke. $45 members, $55 non. 217-523-2631
  • Thursdays-Saturdays, 12-7 p.m. and Tuesdays, Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 18

    SAA Collective Gallery

    420 S. Sixth St., Springfield Downtown

    Free

    The gallery will be filled with new works by all the SAA Collective artists. Artists have also included holiday-inspired art in our annual holiday shop. 217-544-2787
  • Tuesdays, 6-7:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31

    Abraham Lincoln Unitarian Universalist Congregation

    745 Woodside Road, Springfield Lake Springfield Area

    217-585-9550
  • Tuesdays, 8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31

    The Alibi

    320 E. Main St., Rochester Rochester

    217-498-1129
  • Wed., Dec. 18, 12-1 p.m.

    Illinois State Museum Research and Collections Center

    1011 E. Ash St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

    Christmas in America wasn't always Santa Claus and snowmen. Join Erika Holst to learn about oddball traditions from two centuries of Christmases past, including creepy cards, chocolate insects, skinny Santa and Krampas. 217-558-6696
  • Wed., Dec. 18, 12:15-1 p.m.

    Senior Services of Central Illinois

    701 W. Mason St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Come salsa dance with Julio! 217-528-4035
  • Wed., Dec. 18, 6-7 p.m.

    Chatham Area Public Library

    600 E. Spruce, Chatham Chatham

    Free

    Cindy Karas will lead a calming and restorative yoga class. Make time to relax and focus in the midst of the busy holidays. Please bring your own yoga mat to class. 217-483-2713
  • Wed., Dec. 18, 7-10 p.m.

    Arlington's

    210 Broadway, Springfield Downtown

    free

    Live music with guest singers 217-679-6235
  • Wed., Dec. 18, 7-9 p.m.

    Buzz Bomb Brewing Co.

    406 E. Adams St., Springfield Downtown

    free

    Join Devin Williams upstairs at Buzz Bomb for a special Blues Christmas Night! Show is free.
  • Wed., Dec. 18, 6:30 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 21, 2:30 p.m.

    Old State Capitol

    1 Old State Capitol Plaza, Springfield Downtown

    Free.

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    Talented local performers will be featured throughout the season. Hosted by the Ill. Dept. of Natural Resources. 217-785-7960