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In preparation for the World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast, traffic will be rerouted on Main Street starting Friday, August 20, 2021. At 10 am, barricades will be placed at Main Street’s intersections with Bridge Street and State Street. Traffic will be allowed to cross Main Street from Boland Way to Harrison Avenue and from Court Street to Bruce Landon Way until Saturday, August 21, 2021, at 4am. State Street and Bridge Street will remain open to through traffic. Main Street is expected to open to vehicular traffic on Saturday by 3PM. There will be “no parking” signs posted and enforced in the area starting on Thursday, August 19, 2021.

The World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast, sponsored by MGM Springfield, will be held Saturday, August 21, 2021, from 8AM to 11AM on Main Street in Downtown Springfield.  Breakfast, featuring pancakes, bacon, coffee, juice, milk, and water, will be $3 for adults and kids eat free.  Hampden County District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni will serve as the event’s Honorary Chair. 

For more information about the World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast, visit, call 413-733-3800 or email

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