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Weekend at Springfield Days

A community wide celebration returns Saturday and Sunday, June 1-2.

The cardboard boat regatta, one of the most popular Springfield Days activities, will be held at Lake Accotink Park on Sunday, June 2.

The cardboard boat regatta, one of the most popular Springfield Days activities, will be held at Lake Accotink Park on Sunday, June 2.

Springfield Days is a community wide celebration that takes place the weekend after Memorial Day each year. This year it will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 1-2, with multiple events on each day. Springfield Days includes many different types of events and activities that provide fun and entertainment to all ages. Visit http://www.springfielddays.com/

Saturday/June 1

Springfield 15k/5k Race. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Delicious food at South Run Park, Reservation Drive, Springfield.

PetFest. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at South Run Park, Reservation Drive, Springfield. Exhibitors, games, demos, pet parade, dog agility, flyball, vendors and more.

Family FitnessFest. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at South Run Park, Reservation Drive, Springfield. Demos, facility tours and fun activities for the whole family.

Vintage Car Show. 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at the American Legion Hall in Springfield. Come and see a variety of local vintage cars.

OutdoorFest. 4-8 p.m., at South Run Park, Reservation Drive, Springfield. Wagon rides (fee), free nature walks, farm animals, raptors, snakes and amphibians.

Pool Party. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at South Run Park, Reservation Drive, Springfield. Free swimming indoors before the movie. Bring along your swimsuit and towel with your movie blanket and jacket.

Outdoor movie on the big screen at dark at South Run Park, Reservation Drive, Springfield.

Sunday/June 2

Cardboard Boat Regatta at Lake Accotink. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Witness the spectacle of cardboard creations sailing along Lake Accotink’s shoreline. $4 per vehicle to enter park.

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