Autumn on Parade

Downtown Oregon Illinios

Held the 1st weekend of October. According to festival history Autumn on Parade started back in 1970 by a group of seven volunteers wanting to showcase the area’s many fine homemade treats such as bittersweet…

Autumn on the Prarie

8772 S Lowden Rd, Franklin Grove, IL, United States

The Nature Conservancy’s Nachusa Grasslands Preserve presents its annual Autumn on the Prairie Festival.

Candlelight Walk

Downtown Oregon, various locations

Join us in downtown Oregon, IL the Saturday after Thanksgiving between 3pm and 8pm for an evening of old-fashioned holiday fun. Candlelight Walk Includes: Horse Drawn Rides, Santa, Holiday Shopping, Luminaries, Refreshments, Entertainment, Giveaways, and…

Free Community Public Concerts

14th Street, Oregon, IL 61061

Concerts in the Park.  Oregon Park District Concerts in the Park are brought to the community by local business sponsors.  Concerts are on Tuesday evenings at 7 pm at the Park West band shell.  Join…

Grand Detour Arts Festival

8334 South Clinton Street, Dixon, Grand Detour Township, IL, United States

Since 1949, The John Deere Historic Site at Grand Detour, Illinois is home to this popular event, which will feature work from over 45 talented artists. Exhibited works include paintings, graphics, sculptures, jewelry, photography, drawings…

Illinois Renewable Energy and Sustainable Lifestyle Fair

Ogle County Fair Association, North Limekiln Road, Oregon, IL

Workshops will cover topics including local foods, how to produce, prepare and preserve your own food, raising small animals, how communities can work together to build more sustainable systems, energy use and efficiency in third…

National Straw Sculpting Competition

122 S Wesley Ave, Mt Morris, IL 61054

US National Straw Sculpting Competition Straw Fest, Saturday, August 13th – 29th You’ve heard of ice sculptures and have seen some bronze sculptures.. but have you ever seen straw sculpting? The National Straw Sculpting Competition…

Ogle County Fair

Ogle County Fair Association, North Limekiln Road, Oregon, IL

1st weekend in August! Providing family fun at a reasonable cost.  Visit the website for more details!

Oregon Rotary Fall Fun on the River

1469 N IL Rt 2, Oregon, IL 61061

The annual Fall Fun on the River is hosted by the Oregon Rotary Club and located on the dock of Maxon’s Restaurant and Riverboat at 1469 IL Rt 2 N, Oregon.   The event occurs…

ShamROCK The Town

Various locations in Oregon, IL

Oregon’s annual pub crawl on The Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day! You’ll be sure to want to come to Oregon for a hilarious, unforgettable time. Dress in costume, play games & win prizes! Courtesy shuttle…