Annual festival to benefit 10 charities

Legacy of Giving Music Festival

Fri., June 7, 5 p.m.-12 a.m.

Sat., June 8, 12 p.m.-12 a.m.

Old State Capitol Plaza


Springfield's largest family-friendly music festival is back Friday and Saturday with 62 acts on five stages. You read that right – 62! This popular two-day festival includes food, 30 vendors, a variety of arts and crafts and activities for kids such as inflatables and face painting – all for charity. This is a chance to help support local music, art and nonprofit organizations that help the community. More than $60,000 has been raised for 10 local charities at this downtown event. Affiliated citywide activities include a bocce ball tourney, 5K and 10K race, bags tourney and disc golf tournament. Admission is $10 or $15 if you plan to attend both days. Check the Facebook page or website,, for more information and band lineup.