Princesses of the 417 Set to open birthday party center on C-Street

Springfield’s historic Commercial Street is set to be filled with princesses and princes, glitter and glam, and smiles and smirks as Princesses of the 417 opens a birthday party and event center this summer.

The center is a 10-year-long dream-come-true for Kayla Buecker, owner of Princesses of the 417, a Springfield-based company that brings the magic of notable princesses and other characters to life for children’s parties and events in southwest Missouri. The new center, called Celebrations on C-Street, will have a soft opening in about a month with a grand opening tentatively planned for the beginning of August 2024, Buecker said.

Celebrations on C-Street, located at 215 W. Commercial St., will become the headquarters, or “castle,” of Princesses of the 417, Buecker said. The 2,000-square-foot space can be rented out for private birthday parties as well as a place to host special events and experiences, such as date-night drop-offs, princess breakfasts and playtimes, and story time gatherings ... click here to read more