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Prairie Capital Convention Center

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great place to watch a ball game

There are no bad seats at the center for a ball game. And they have added restrooms on the main... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2015
illinoisfriend
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Springfield, Illinois
We were here for a convention

There is a lot of exposition space and you will never feel closed in. It is conveniently located... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2015
Allen21096
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Chicago, Illinois
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15 Aug 2018
“Annual American Legion Convention.”
9 Apr 2018
“2018 RV Show”
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Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Have been here several times for multiple events. Very easy to get in and out of and two great hotels next to it if you need to spend the night.

Thank Bobby3131
Reviewed 20 May 2015

There are no bad seats at the center for a ball game. And they have added restrooms on the main floor which has been needed since it was built. Not sure why someone didn't think of that when the built it.

Thank illinoisfriend
Reviewed 7 March 2015

There is a lot of exposition space and you will never feel closed in. It is conveniently located near several hotels in downtown Springfield.

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 5 October 2014

I understand the place was remodeled recently and it sure shows. I've been in high end restaurants with bathrooms less attractive than the ones in this convention center. very friendly staff and ample affordable parking. a very nice space for a show.

Thank AaronWilliams
Reviewed 2 May 2014

We enjoyed the the convention center for this event. The complex is huge and you don't feel boxed in. We like the theater type seats and they are plentiful with several levels and sections to choose from. We were not assigned seats for this event...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 8 May 2013

It had been a very long time since I had attended a venue at PCCC. The set up for the concert was great. The staff was helpful to help us find our seats. Great facility and great concert!!

Thank Anaof5
Reviewed 7 January 2013

First time to attend a concert at the Praire Capital Convention Center. It is a small venue. Our original seats where behind a curtain. The staff seated us very close to the stage, which really made our night. Thought the downtown area of Springfield was...More

Thank Clinton_ILCruiser
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Nice location-they hosted the memorial sefvice here and it was quite nice

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 6 June 2012

The title says it all. Go to Peoria for the real thing!

Thank Bill418
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Over the years I have visited this facility twice to give professional talks, and have found it acceptable as a convention center. However, there is no other reason to visit it even if it appears on the Springfield list of things to see. You can...More

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