The 2014-2015 Season will feature three great, new hockey locations for the NJPHL: Grand Rapids, Michigan; Niagara Falls, NY; and Springfield, Illinois. Today we will spotlight, Springfield, IL.
1/9-10, 2015 WEST CONFERENCE REGIONAL SPRINGFIELD, IL
- NHL - Chicago Blackhawks (3hrs away)
- NHL - St. Louis Blues (1.5 hrs away)
- NAHL - Springfield Jr. Blues
- Springfield Illinois is better known as the home of Abraham Lincoln. Many historic Lincoln sites dot the Springfield skyline. The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is a 200,000 square foot complex situated in downtown Springfield Illinois, and is complemented by a meticulously restored Union Station Visitors Center. Stay in beautiful surroundings at the farm's Guesthouse, Continental Breakfast included. This historic seventh generation family farm is located on Elkhart Hill (the highest point between Chicago and St. Louis a few miles north of Springfield IL). Still owned by the descendents of John Dean Gillett, who built the original house and barns in 1870, this beautiful farm encompasses 700 acres of lawns, gardens, woodlands and open fields!