Annual Events

There will be lots of holiday events all Christmas season long. Check back often to stay updated on where to find the holiday magical fun! Holiday...

HO! HO! HO! Merry Christmas!! Santa Claus is in town & he’s ready to keep the twinkle in your eye & the spirit of Christmas in your heart. Santa’s 2019 Visiting...

Piper the Penguin is always on the move! Piper is a pesky penguin that likes to hide all around the City Park and is never in the same spot twice. Every time...

Santa Claus is coming to town and he’s bringing the Christmas Parade with him on November 29, 2019 @ 6:30 p.m. The Parade will begin at 11th and Fairfax...

The City Park will light up at dusk on November 29, 2019 as our famous Christmas Lights start to shine bright. Take a drive through the City Park to view the...

2017 STATE FINALS IN THE BOOKS This year’s tournament as usual, was affected by the weather. High water in May forced the initial tournament dates to be...

The 2019 Fireworks Spectacular Dam Jam is June 29th Come and enjoy a full day of live music ending with a Fireworks display shot off from point 1 and can be...

2009 STATE FINALS IN THE BOOKS This was a special year for the IHSA State Bass Fishing Finals. THE FIRST state in the nation to sanction bass fishing as a high...

2010 STATE FINALS IN THE BOOKS 2010 was a great year for the IHSA State Bass Finals. Although Saturday fishing brought windy and cold weather, the field still...

2011 STATE FINALS IN THE BOOKS Some may remember the 2011 State Finals for the curve balls thrown by Mother Nature that cut fishing over the two-day...