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Coming Up 9/20 – 9/26

Handmade Trivia – Oscar Winners should be a fun start to the week this Wednesday, followed up by the debut of John Drake w/Eric Tinsley at Buzz Bomb Brewing.

Friday bring the possibly last Jambalaya Jazz with Frank Parker of the year so don’t miss that! It’s also the International Route 66 Mother Road Festival this weekend and we have a special show lined up Saturday night for that – Colin Helton Live! At Buzz Bomb Brewing Co.

Double Sunday Double Funday on the #AdamsFamilyPatio this week is a duo of Sideshow Bingo with 217 Burlesque & Curiosities and then our 217 Music Series featuring the Red Prairie Ramblers! 🍻

Coming Up 9/13 – 9/19

Coming up this week – BUZZFEST SQUARED STREET FESTIVAL. ’nuff said. Get your tickets – https://www.eventbrite.com/…/buzz-fest-squared-street…

Ok, there’s more…you know we have great events every week! Kicking things off Wednesday is Open Mic with Jess Cloyd, Thursday we have have live blues from Illinois Central Blues Club with Brother Jefferson Duo. Friday Casey Joe Collins at Buzz Bomb Brewing Company makes his return.

Saturday from 2pm – 1am it’s BUZZFEST SQUARED STREET FESTIVAL.

Finally, Sunday is another double Funday with Poetry (or whatever) in person: Open Mic and 217 Music Series featuring Frank Parker🍻

Coming Up 9/6 – 9/12

Uhhhhhh Rock Bottom String Band AND Left Lane Cruiser are both here this week?!?!


Not to mention our award winning trivia night AND the return of Brew Ha Ha.


Whew! We need a cold beer…luckily we know a guy 🍻

Coming Up 8/30 – 9/5

Lincoln Library and Derek Eardley return with a special Wednesday edition of Board Game Night this week followed by Joel Gragg making his Buzz Bomb debut on Thursday!


Friday we welcome back Jason McKenzie AND THEN Saturday a very special welcome back to the Healing Arts Festival (all day!).


Stick around for the #AdamsFamilyPatio Sunday Funday with Music Bingo too!

Coming Up 8/23 – 8/29

Open Mic with Jess Cloyd kicks things off on Wednesday followed by the debut of The Wildwoods at Buzz Bomb Brewing Co. on Thursday.

The weekend brings shows from JJ Bradley on Friday and Jess Cloyd at Buzz Bomb Brewery on Saturday!

Sunday Funday on the #AdamsFamilyPatio with the return of Bards and Brews!

So we got a parklet

Not as majestic as a patio but we’re pretty proud of it! The outdoor magic of the #AdamsFamily continues.

Stop in and enjoy all of our outdoor seating and events, cheers!

Coming Up 8/16 – 8/22

Uh did you all see we have Carrie Nation and the Speakeasy playing Saturday night? It’s CNS at BUZZ BOMB!!!

The rest of the week is no slouch either, Handmade Trivia – Saturday Night Live kicks off our week on Wednesday – Schwing!Thursday brings the debut of Asheville Southern Journal @ BuzzBomb Brewing Co. and Friday we have an Open Jam! event – come on down and rock out!

One more time, CNS at BUZZ BOMB! on Saturday!

Wrapping things up with another Sunday Funday on the #AdamsFamilyPatio with Johnnie Owens LIVE!

Coming Up 8/9 – 8/15

A week of Buzz Bomb favorites and SECOND 👏 FLOOR 👏 FILLED 👏 WITH 👏 CATS!


Kicking things off Wednesday we have our famous Open Mic with Jess Cloyd followed by the return of Devin Williams Live on Thursday!


Friday we welcome back Pentagram String Band wsg 217 Burlesque & Curiosities for a night of bluegrass, fire, and wonder!


Saturday is the return of Brew and Mews – COME GET YOU A KITTY – and then the return of BongoJak at Buzz Bomb Brewing Co.


Finally, Sunday 217 Burlesque & Curiosities returns with Sideshow Bingo on the #AdamsFamilyPatio 🍻

Happy Hour Fundraiser

Friday 8/13 we have a special Happy Hour fundraiser for the Springfield Youth Football team THE RAMS!

Dollar off pints 3-6pm, drop those extra dollars in the donation jar for the Rams. Can’t make it Friday afternoon? Don’t worry – the donation jar will be there all weekend. BONUS – Buzz Bomb will match your donations! Stop in, give heartily, and make us regret that!

NPR Community Voices

Josh Flanders

Josh Flanders operates Buzz Bomb Brewing Co. He spoke with Community Voices about building a brewing community in Springfield and his collaborations with the Adams Family, a collection of businesses located on Adams Street in downtown Springfield.

Interview for NPR Community Voices by Beatrice Bonner.

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