Springfield Sister Cities Association

Springfield Sister Cities Association Cancels Cherry Blossom Kite and Pinata Festival

Springfield Sister Cities Association cancelled the Cherry Blossom Kite and Piñata Festival scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Springfield Botanical Gardens. Sister Cities made this decision in conjunction with the Springfield-Greene County Park Board.

Cherry Blossom Kite & Pinata Festival

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Springfield Sister Cities Association invites you to celebrate spring and culture at the Cherry Blossom Kite and Piñata Festival on Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Springfield Botanical Gardens, 2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, Mo. The free event for all ages highlights Springfield’s sister city relationship with Isesaki, Japan and Tlaquepaque, Mexico.

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Nathanael Greene Close Memorial Park

Photos from Cherry Blossom Kite and Piñata Festival

Kite and Pinata FestivalThe SRAC enjoyed creating kites with families during the Springfield-Greene County Park Board's Cherry Blossom Kite and Piñata Festival, Saturday, April 22 at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park. The event, moved indoors to rain, also served to dedicate the Peace Through People Pavilion.

Springfield Sister Cities Association announces construction of new pavilion

The Springfield Sister Cities Association announces the construction of the new Peace Through People Pavilion to welcome more cultural performances and events at the Springfield Botanical Gardens at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park.

Construction will begin this summer on the Peace Through People Pavilion, a partnership among SSCA, Friends of the Garden and the Springfield-Greene County Park Board.