Social & Corporate Events

Proceeds from event rentals support our educational programming and hands-on exhibits. Discovery Center is a non-profit organization that depends on contributions to provide extraordinary experiences that help ignite imagination and excite people of all ages to want to learn something more.

Sample Events

  • Weddings & Receptions:
    • Plan your big day at Discovery Center.  We can help you create a memorable ceremony and reception in any one of our unique and flexible spaces. 
  • Off-Site Meetings
    • Plan your next meeting in one of Discovery Center's meeting rooms or conduct a presentation in our theater area. Equipment is available to help make your next meeting a success. You could also explore Discovery Center before or after your meeting. Group rates and tours available.
  • Fundraising Galas
    • At Discovery Center, you can turn your ideas into a magical affair. Central location, easy parking, unique environment, and flexible space can help make your next event one to remember.
  • Presentations, Lectures And Seminars
    • Bursting with creative energy and imagination, our one of a kind facility can easily accommodate large groups for presentations.
  • Holiday Parties
    • The most important decision you will make for your holiday event is the location. No location offers the versatility, value, convenience, and creativity of Discovery Center.
  • Retreats And Team Outings
    • Discovery Center's facility is an ideal location for your company’s next retreat. Plan a meeting in one of our meeting rooms, conduct team building exercises by exploring the exhibits of Discovery Center with a scavenger hunt. Watch an inspirational movie on one of our big screens. Our venue is the perfect place for your employees to reenergize and refocus on your company’s goals. 
  • Retirement Parties
    • What a wonderful send off for that special person.
  • Press Conferences
    • With its location in central downtown Springfield, Discovery Center can provide a unique backdrop for your press conference.

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