Best of Springfield 2022: Nominate here for your favorites

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Tell us who’s the Best of Springfield for 2022!

The Best of Springfield contest, brought to you by the Greater Springfield Partnership and the Springfield News-Sun, returns this year with 50 categories covering all the best aspects of live in the area.

Scroll down to put in your nominations for our 50 categories.

We start with the process of nominations. You can nominate once per category per day, and the total number of nominations a business or person receives will heavily influence whether they are chosen as a finalist. We’ll then choose the finalists, and the communicate will vote on those finalists.

The timeline

⋅ Nominations: June 23 through July 15

⋅ Voting: July 25 through Aug. 19

⋅ Winners announced: Oct. 13

⋅ A special section celebrating the winners will publish in the Springfield News-Sun on Sunday, Oct. 16

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Throughout the contest, we’ll be releasing some information first in our Midday Break email newsletter, including a first look at the finalists.

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How to nominate:

1. Scroll down to the voting tool and look through the categories to see what you can vote on.

2. Type your nomination into the box labeled “Nomination Name” below a category name.

3. Click “Nominate.” If this is your first time nominating, you’ll be asked for your email address. This is required to nominate, but your email address will not be used to contact you and will not be shared, it is only required to register your vote.

4. That’s it! Submit your nominations for as many categories as you like each day.

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