Downtown Springfield
Check-in Challenge

Downtown Springfield Check-in Challenge!

Visit Downtown Springfield. Check In. Get Rewards.

Welcome to Springfield – City of Firsts. Whether it’s your first visit or your 51st, you’re sure to find fun in Springfield. Try your luck at MGM Springfield, learn about local native Dr. Seuss at The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum or check out the new Kobe Bryant exhibit at the Basketball Hall of Fame – right here in the birthplace of basketball. In between, sample a local craft beer at White Lion Brewery and grab a bite at one or our eclectic Downtown dining establishments. The pass is free and easily delivered by email and text – no need to visit the App Store!

Remember to check-in at 3 locations to win a pair of custom Springfield: City of First socks! But don’t stop there. You won’t want to miss a single stop on the Downtown Springfield Check-in Challenge. Plus, look for extra discounts as you navigate through the pass.

See what’s included!

Downtown Springfield Check-in Challenge

  • Mobile exclusive
  • Instantly delivered via text and email
  • No apps to download
  • Save on the best of Western Mass

Step 1 - Get Your Pass

This mobile exclusive passport is a collection of curated attractions, retailers, restaurants and more and offering deals and discounts to redeem during your visit.

Step 2 - Receive Text

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone via text and email and is ready to use immediately! There is no app to download. Your pass can be saved to your phone’s home screen for easy one-tap access.

Step 3 - Redeem

When visiting a participating business, simply present your phone to the attendant or staff member to redeem available discounts.

Included Venues

See locations on an interactive map.

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350 Grill Steakhouse
Sleek steakhouse with a Vegas-lounge ambiance, New American small plates & patio seating.

Served with a house-made Boursin cream sauce, the Surf and Turf tower consists of Filet medallions, three-cheese risotto cakes, two shrimp, and one scallop.
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Max's Tavern
Chophouse fare in polished, wood-trimmed space next to Connecticut River & Basketball Hall of Fame.
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MVP.Pub (Sheraton Springfield)
Gather with family & friends and cheer on your favorite team at, a relaxed sports bar with delicious food, craft cocktails, an array of local beer selections and a welcoming atmosphere. Watch sporting events on big-screen TVs while you dine.
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Nadim's Downtown Mediterranean Grille
Traditional Mediterranean & Lebanese dishes & a full bar offered in a warm, refined atmosphere.

Hummachos - hummus, ground meat, onions, jalapenos, tomatoes and feta served over house-made pita chips.
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Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall Of Fame
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is newly renovated and highly interactive after a $21 million renovation! Check out the new Kobe Bryant exhibit, The Honor's Gallery where you can take a deep-dive into all your favorite Hall of Famer's then show off your 'game' on the Hall's Court of Dreams. There are three awesome levels to explore at Hall of Fame located in "The Birthplace of Basketball", beautiful Springfield, Massachusetts.
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Palazzo Cafe
THE BEST International Breakfast and Lunch. Whether stopping in for a Fresh Brewed Coffee, Cappuccino or Espresso with one of our dozens of Pastries, or looking for a Delicious Panini, Wrap or Salad, we have what you need!
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Panjabi Tadka
Indian dishes, with vegan & gluten-free options, plus beer & wine served in a snug, simple cafe.

Malai Tikka - Chicken marinated overnight in a creamy blend of yogurt, cashew & almond paste, ginger, garlic & spices
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Picks (Sheraton Springfield)
Begin your day in downtown Springfield with a meal at this vibrant restaurant, which is popular with hotel guests and area locals. PICKS Restaurant specializes in seasonal American classics, crafted with healthy ingredients.
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South End Market
The new culinary trend on a casual dining experience with a taste for everyone. Gather with friends or family to fill your appetite. MGM Springfield offers six unique venues that all connect into one vibrant and lively restaurant hall.

What's Included

  • Fifty For 50 Offer
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Springfield Armory National Historic Site
Springfield Armory National Historic Site is the location of the nation’s first armory (1794 – 1968) and was established by George Washington. The site includes historic grounds, buildings, and the world’s largest historic American military firearms collection. For updates and further information call (413) 734-8551, check the website at or go to
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Springfield Museums
THE SPRINGFIELD MUSEUMS are located on the Quadrangle at 21 Edwards Street in the heart of downtown Springfield, Massachusetts. The nationally accredited and Smithsonian-affiliated consortium of museums includes the Springfield Science Museum, the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History, the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, and the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum, the first and only museum dedicated to the beloved children’s book author and Springfield native.
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What's Included

  • 10% Off General Admission Ticket
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Springfield Thunderbirds
Professional Hockey Team
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Student Prince & The Fort
Appetizer – Fried Camenbert Cheese: Imported bavarian camembert, honey mustard

Kassler Rippchen: Bone-in grilled smoked pork chop, brown sugar glaze, apple sauce.

Family-run spot, serving American Fare, German Fare & the largest selection of German Beer since 1935, with a huge collection of steins in the bar.
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TAP Sports Bar
While rooting for the home team, eat, drink and take in the ultimate sports experience. TAP Sports Bar will showcase the greatest in professional and college sporting events while serving up fan-favorite food and an extensive beer selection.

What's Included

  • Enjoy 40+ Draft Beer Offerings
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The Chandler Steakhouse
MGM Springfield has raised the bar for fine dining in downtown Springfield. The beauty of the historic Union Building atmosphere is complemented by a sophisticated food and drink menu. Featuring the finest in fine wines and aged cuts of meat, bringing Vegas level cuisine right to your door.
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UNO Pizzeria & Grill
Deep Dish Pizza is our specialty. Full menu, full liquor license. Nightly outdoor music May-September.

What's Included

  • Join Our Reward Program Uno Extras For Savings
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White Lion Brewing Company
Craft Brewery, Taproom and Kitchen

What's Included

  • 20% Off Appetizer Or Merchandise