1. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
When visiting Springfield, Missouri, make sure to check out the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is about a 15-minute drive from Hammons Field and is an excellent place to learn more about the greatest athletes in Missouri history. The museum celebrates the careers of baseball legends such as Stan Musial and George Brett, so stop by and check it out when it town.
2. Kids’ Play Area
Stop by the kids’ play area when attending a Springfield Cardinals game with the family. The play area features inflatables and other kids’ activities making it the perfect place to take restless kids during the game.
3. Texas League Standings
If you want to see what the Texas League standings are, just take a look at the top of the scoreboard. The flags atop the board show the standings, so take a peek to see how the Cardinals are doing.
4. Louie & Fetch
Keep an eye out for the Springfield Cardinals beloved mascots Louie and Fetch. The two mascots get into all kinds of antics during the game, and if you see them on the concourse, get an autograph and high-five from them.
5. The Dugout Bar & Grill and Ebbets Field Restaurant & Pub
Those of you who are looking to grab a drink or bite to eat before the game will want to stop by one of these two sports bars within walking distance to the ballpark. Both places offer baseball-themed sports bar experiences and are excellent places to stop in for a drink, so stop by one or both before the game.
6. Souvenir Shop
Pick up a cap, t-shirt, jersey, or another souvenir from the souvenir shop at Hammons Field. You won’t have to worry about going home empty-handed from a Cardinals game as there are tons of souvenirs for sale here.
7. Redbird Roost
Eat like a king at the Redbird Roost. The Redbird Roost provides you with all-you-can-eat hot dogs, brats, nachos, chips, cookies, and more for $28 to $29 making it an excellent value.