Upcoming Events

Bien Trucha

Geneva Restaurant Week

Jan. 20-26, 2020

Geneva Restaurant Week is pleased to highlight culinary excellence by offering an entire week of delicious discounted dining at some of Geneva’s finest restaurants! No coupon or ticket is necessary. Just mention to the server at one of the participating restaurants that you would like the Restaurant Week offering.
Contact: Geneva Chamber of Commerce, 630-232-6060

Wine, Cheese And Trees Fundraiser

Feb. 29, 2020

An evening full of fine wine, delicious treats and live auction sounds like a perfect night and goes a long way toward planting more parkway trees in downtown Geneva. Fundraiser tickets can be purchased online.
Contact: Geneva's Natural Resources Committee
French Market

French Market

Sundays June 7 to Nov. 15

The French Market brings farm fresh produce, fresh flowers, baked goods, jewelry, handbags and more to downtown Geneva every Sunday through Nov. 15. The market is held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot of the Metra Train Station at Fourth and South streets. The 2020 market will be following state health guidelines.

Earth Day


Geneva celebrates going green with the City's Natural Resources Committee and Geneva Park District's Earth Day festivities at Peck Farm Park. Residents can purchase rain barrels, receive a bicycle safety check, learn best "green" practices and more. Bring the family for children's games and activities. 

Swedish Days Festival

Virtual Swedish Days June 25-28 - Downtown Event Canceled

Geneva’s largest festival features a host of family-friendly activities with live musical entertainment, a carnival, Kids’ Day fun, Sweden Väst, a Grand Parade, multi-ethnic food plus great shopping in our historic downtown. Geneva’s train station is located just blocks from the festivities. 
Contact: Geneva Chamber of Commerce, 630-232-6060

RiverPark Concert SeriesRiverPark Concerts

Series Has Been Canceled

The Sunday night concert series along the shore of the Fox River has been canceled in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Contact: Geneva Cultural Arts Commission, 630-938-4530

Shakespeare in the Park

Virtual Performance - Island Park Event Canceled

The show must go on, but it will be done virtually in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. A performance of Much Ado About Nothing was available to watch on YouTube and the City's website from July 18 - Sept. 6. 
Contact: Geneva Cultural Arts Commission, 630-938-4530

Geneva Arts Fair

Event Has Been Canceled

More than 140 artisans in a host of mediums from around the country are showcased along Third Street in downtown Geneva. Free admission; includes a children’s art area.
Geneva Chamber of Commerce, 630-232-6060

Geneva Classic Car Shows

Series Has Been Canceled

Check out the shining chrome and gleaming engines of antiques, custom build, sports and muscle cars along with food, music and a DJ; free admission. Located at Fourth & James Streets (Courthouse Parking Lot), the car show is from 6 - 8 p.m. The Geneva Chamber of Commerce will decide by 3 p.m. on the day of the show if the event is cancelled due to weather conditions. Call the Chamber for updates. 
Contact: Geneva Chamber of Commerce, 630-232-6060

Geneva Concours d’Elegance

Event Has Been Canceled

Classic car enthusiasts will gather together again this year to view a beautiful collection of antique, classic and modern automobiles from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Participants from all over the country will display their prized automobiles on Third Street hoping to be awarded one of the coveted "Benz" trophies. 
Contact: Geneva Concours d’Elegance NFP, 630-584-3107

Fox Valley Folk Music & Storytelling Festival

Island Park Event Canceled

The 44th Annual Fox Valley Folk Music & Storytelling Festival will live stream concerts, workshops, and stories from Sept. 5 to 7. Check the Fox Valley Folklore Society website for more information. 

Contact: Fox Valley Folklore Society, 630-897-0061 

Festival of the Vine

Sip & Sample Through September - Downtown Event Has Been Canceled 

Geneva restaurants create an array of specialties under an outdoor tent at the “Flavor Fare” partnered with wine and live musical entertainment. The Flower Market offers fun fall decorations including pumpkins and gourds. A Fine Arts and Crafts Show, horse-drawn carriage rides and several exceptional wine tasting and dinner events also take place around the historic downtown. 
Contact: Geneva Chamber of Commerce, 630-232-6060

Downtown Trick-or-Treating


Event Has Been Canceled

Kids are invited to wear their Halloween costumes and trick or treat in downtown Geneva from 2-5 p.m. Participating restaurants and shops will display a sign in their window and offer treats. 

Contact: Economic Development Department, 630-938-4519

Holiday House Tour

Event Has Been Canceled

The Holiday House Tour is held the first Friday and Saturday of December. Enjoy a traditional tea and visit five unique homes decorated for the holidays.
Contact: Geneva Chamber Of Commerce, 630-232-6060

Christmas Walk

​Event Has Been Canceled

The Christmas Walk is a Geneva tradition that draws residents and visitors together to kick-off the holidays. Friday night festivities have been canceled due to COVID-19 precautions, but our shops are open and many restaurants have outdoor dining in heated tents. We hope you will visit Geneva this season, to find that perfect gift. Be sure to stop by the Court House lawn to see the Great Tree.

Contact: Geneva Chamber of Commerce, 630-232-6060

Steeple Walk


Event Has Been Canceled

Listen to beautiful holiday music in the setting of four of Geneva’s historic churches. You will be treated to a variety of folk songs, instrumentals and Christmas classics. Each of the Steeple Walk performances lasts about 20 minutes. 
Contact: Geneva Cultural Arts Commission, 630-938-4530