Elgin Fall Festivals 2019

Farm to Fork Festival - Schaumburg, IL - Aug 14 to Aug 14, 2019
Join us for a celebration of fresh, seasonal, regional foods! This unique adults-only event will feature some of the area’s top chefs preparing and serving up dishes derived from locally sourced fruits, vegetables, meats and cheeses. Locally made beers and wines will be offered as well. The Heritage Farm on a summer evening will provide the perfect setting to enjoy an unforgettable meal.

German Beer Garden - Schaumburg, IL - Aug 24 to Aug 24, 2019
Heritage Farm at Spring Valley is offering a traditional German biergarten, with German music, pretzels, food, local craft beer and more. Bring a picnic dinner and play backyard games while enjoying a pretzel and reusable glass with your ticket. Rain or Shine. $5 per person.

Septemberfest - Schaumberg, IA - Aug 31 to Sep 2, 2019
Arts & crafts show, craft beer & wine tent, carnival, 3 stages of live entertainment, Taste of Schaumburg, parade, fireworks and more at the municipal center on Schaumburg Ct. Free admission

Irish Days - Long Grove, IL - Aug 31 to Sep 2, 2019
The historic shopping district of Long Grove presents Irish Days, a Labor Day weekend celebration of Irish culture, music, food, and drink. Learn about Irish language and genealogy in the Gaelic Tent. Admission and parking in municipal lots is free

Festival of the Vine - Geneva, IL - Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019
Sample wine and food as you enjoy live music and family fun.

DeKalb Kite Fest - DeKalb, IL - Sep 8 to Sep 8, 2019
Free admission to enjoy the colorful kites that take to the sky, including giant inflatable kites, dancing kites, and stunt kites attract kite enthusiasts and families – bring your own kite or make on there!

Des Plaines Family Festival - Des Plaines, IL - Sep 13 to Sep 15, 2019
Free admission, musical entertainment and parking at this Lake Park fair with carnival, KidZone, car show, festival food, pie eating contest and open air market.

Huntley Fall Fest - Huntley, IL - Sep 20 to Sep 22, 2019
A three day community celebration with entertainment, a beer garden, food vendors, a full carnival midway, plenty of fall activities, and a spectacular fireworks display on Saturday night! Free admission!

Witches and Warlocks - Schaumburg, IL - Oct 1 to Oct 1, 2019
Come down to the Pat Shepard Center and enjoy a snack and some fun before a photo scavanger hunt around the grounds. All children must be registered – and don’t forget a camera/cell phone for pictures!

Howl-O-Ween Pooch Parade - Schaumburg, IL - Oct 5 to Oct 5, 2019
Dress up your pooch and compete for most unique costume! Your dog can also run an agility course, compete doing fun tricks, strut in a parade, and have some free play. Current vaccination sheet required with registration.

Scarecrow Festival - St. Charles, IL - Oct 11 to Oct 13, 2019
Award winning event with more than 100+ hand-crafted scarecrows, live entertainment, carnival and craft show.

Sycamore Pumpkin Festival - Sycamore, IL - Oct 23 to Oct 27, 2019
Annual decorated pumpkin display with parade, carnivals and indoor craft show. The festival started in 1956 to offer a creative outlet for the students of Sycamore has grown into a city wide event