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  1. Coronavirus Update
    City of Springfield orders related COVID-19 prevention may limit availability of facilities, programs and events Check ParkBoard.org/Coronavirus for more information.

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  1. Gigs in the Garden Concert Series


    Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and social distance to listen to live local music in an extraordinary setting at the Peace Through People Pavilion! Free admission, suggested donation to Friends of the Garden benefits garden projects. In the case of inclement weather, the concert moves to a virtual format via livestream on Friends of the Garden’s social media.
    All ages
    Sun., 2 p.m.
    Sept 20: Marideth Sisco
    Oct. 4: Kevin Cott
    Oct. 11: The Fresh Faces: Ivy Nix, Aaron Mayer, Avery Mann
    Oct.18: The Breakfast Sides
    Oct.25: Kentucky 31
    Free admission, $10 suggested donation