why choose springfield
Live & Work in Western Mass
The Greater Springfield region combines the best of a vibrant city on the move with the best of charming New England towns that have a more rural feel. We think that makes living and working here a smart decision.
The Knowledge Corridor, in the region of Springfield and Hartford, CT, is named for the area’s second-largest concentration of colleges and universities in the country. These institutions attract and educate a talented and diverse workforce.
One of our key initiatives is to champion business growth. As drivers of the region’s economic vitality, our mission is to help small businesses start, grow and expand.
Travel, Tourism & Entertainment
From the new MGM Resort and Casino, the Dr. Seuss Museum, Bright Nights and the Springfield Symphony Orchestra in Springfield—to outdoor adventure, arts and culture, shopping, and restaurants throughout the area, you’ll want to stay and play awhile.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., December 29, 2020 — The Springfield Regional Chamber will host three virtual events on Wednesdays this January, each dedicated to helping business leaders across Western Massachusetts navigate the challenges, complexities and great hope that the COVID-19 vaccine now offers. What…Read More
SPRINGFIELD, MA (January 22, 2021) The Springfield Jewish Community Center (the J) invites the public to Literatour, an exciting lineup of exceptional authors, celebrities, and cultural influencers, whose books represent a broad range of topics. Springfield author Robert Chipkin and his book,…Read More
Springfield, MA – The Winter 2021 session of Springfield Symphony Youth Orchestras’ live virtual courses for students in grades 6-12 begins February 6th. Designed to enhance skills, foster creativity, and encourage community, the program offers six-week courses led by an exceptional professional…Read More