The Fountain at Thompson Triangle St James, Worthington, and Dartmouth

The Historic McKnight Neighborhood

Developed between 1870 and 1900, McKnight is the largest and most intact, wood-frame, late-nineteenth century neighborhood in New England. Among its more than 800 houses are some of the most elegant homes in Springfield. McKnight is many things but most of all a community. Check out why we think McKnight is special.

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McKnight Annual Block Partypic 2 talent


Perform on the world famous
Peter Pan Futurliner Stage

Musicians Dancers Singers Jugglers Clowns Magicians

What’s Your Talent?

Share it with the Neighborhood at the Annual Block Party, Saturday, June 13, Noon—5.Thompson Triangle Park, Worthington and St James Email or call the Council today to book a performance time.

Volunteers Needed pic 3 talent save

  • Volunteers to run the children’s art table
  • an experienced face painter
  • a balloon animal artist
  • attendants for the bounce house
  • and anyone with creative ideas and interactive activities for the kids
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For Questions and to Volunteer Your Time & Talents, email the Council at or call the Council message phone at 746-6206

Sponsored by the McKnight Neighborhood Council & the McKnight Neighborhood Watch