Oregon loves any occasion to celebrate!

Our area has numerous special and yearly events for you to enjoy, and visitors come from all areas of Illinois to celebrate with us. If you have an event you or your organization would like added to our calendar, please email or call us. We look forward to working with you!

March

Oregon Antiques Show

Blackhawk Center, 1101 West Jefferson Street, Oregon, Illinois

The 4th weekend in March. Oregon Antiques Show, Sponsored by Oregon Woman’s Club.  Quality antiques from the early 1800’s through the retro era of the 1950’s includes all areas of collecting – furniture, glass, china,…

June

Concerts in the Park

Oregon Park West

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 us for great entertainment,…

Rockin River Fest

This one day festival celebrates the recreational, natural, artistic, historical, and businesses resources of the Oregon, Illinois community. The festival will kick-off with the one-of-a kind Rugged River Paddle, Pedal, Pace Race at 8 a.m….

July

Concerts in the Park

Oregon Park West

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 us for great entertainment,…

Ogle County Fair

1440 N Limekiln Rd, Oregon, IL 61061

Enjoy a summer tradtition by attending the Ogle County Fair! Located northeast of Oregon, IL, the fair features livestock, rides, food, grandstand shows, and fun for the entire family. Check out the website for full…

August

Ogle County Fair

1440 N Limekiln Rd, Oregon, IL 61061

Enjoy a summer tradtition by attending the Ogle County Fair! Located northeast of Oregon, IL, the fair features livestock, rides, food, grandstand shows, and fun for the entire family. Check out the website for full…

September

Autumn on the Prairie

8772 S Lowden Rd, Franklin Grove, Illinois

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

Grand Detour Arts Festival

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

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…

October

Autumn on Parade

Downtown Oregon, and in various locations

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…

Blabvertising Workshop

Stronghold Castle 1922 IL-2 N Oregon, IL 61061

Discover why people everywhere are raving about Dave “The Shef” Sheffield’s latest program, Blabvertising: The Art of Word-of-Mouth Marketing Ogle County Chamber Coalition is bringing you another great quality training for a very affordable price….

November

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 and More!…