Concerts on:



May 1 – Sept 30 

Wed @ 6:30 pm

Sat  @ 2 & 6:30 pm

Sun @ 2 & 6:30 pm


Oct 1 – April 30 

Wed @ Noon

Sun  @ 2 & 4 pm







Carillon Festival 2018

The International Carillon Festival, first held in 1962, is lauded as one of the world’s most important and prestigious carillon events. The Festival has earned an unsurpassed tradition of presenting the world’s finest carillonists/carillonneurs. During the past five decades, the Festival has featured carillonists from: Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Portugal, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, and the United States.

The Festival is presented by the Springfield Park District with the support of The Rees Carillon Society and The Carillon Belles, concerts are held each evening except for Wednesday. Individuals and families are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner as well as lawn chairs and blankets. There is large video screen are the base of the Carillon which allows the audience to view the playing keyboard and carillonist during the performance.

57th International Carillon Festival June 3 - 8, 2018

Please download the PDF for the full Festival program


  • Fireworks on Friday June 8 at dusk (~9:15 PM.) Fireworks.
Coinciding with this year's festival we will be hosting the annual  Guild of Carillonneur's in North America (GCNA) congress, running from June 4, through June 8. Business meetings, lectures and master classes will take place during the daytime hours. More information concerning the congress can be found on the website of the GCNA:


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