- The list below includes 51 free or cheap things to do in or near Springfield, Tennessee, including 60 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Ziplines, History Museums and Parks.
- From Honeysuckle Hill Farm Zip Line to Robertson County History Museum, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Springfield and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Nashville, Hendersonville, Clarksville and Madison.
A seven acre park, Maryland Way Park has a trail for walking and jogging and features an interpretive display describing the history of the area. It also has benches and 11 exercise stations focused toward basic exercise activities.
A large fitness center with a variety of amenities, the Maryland Farms YMCA features a weight room, cardio facilities, tennis and basketball courts, a sauna, and locker rooms. The facility also offers classes of various kinds.
Located on a United States Army base, Hooper Bowling Center features 32 lanes with GSX pinsetters and Vector scoring. The center offers birthday party hosting, bowling leagues, a snack bar and cosmic bowling.
Within the Owl's Hill Nature Sanctuary, there is 160 acres of land dedicated to conservation and native wildlife preservation. Many programs and events are held throughout the year to teach about and allow enjoyment of the environment as well as the animals.
Opened in 2014, Marcella Vivrette Smith Park sits within 400 acres of forested wildlife habitats and contains over 6 miles of hiking trails. The largely undeveloped park also includes the historic Ravenswood mansion built in 1825.
Four separate sections compose the Long Hunter State Park which is spread over 2,600 acres and includes the Sellar Farm State Archaeological Area. Many recreational activities are permitted in the area, including fishing, hiking, camping, and boating.
Maintained by Williamson County Parks and Recreation, Grassland Park is a public recreation area offing baseball fields, tennis courts, a gazebo, sensory garden, picnic area, playground, walking trails, pavilion, concessions, restrooms youth baseball fields.
Operated by the U.S. Army MWR division, the Freedom Fighter Gym is a public gym facility that features a variety of exercise equipment and amenities. These include basketball courts, weights, and an indoor climbing wall.