Geneva Restaurant Week
Geneva Restaurant week was canceled this year to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the Geneva Chamber encouraged patrons to take the Geneva Restaurant Challenge by ordering carryout from local restaurants during the month of January.
Geneva French Market
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays
Get your fresh fix at the Geneva French Market. The market offers fresh produce, fresh flowers, baked goods, jewelry, handbags, and more to downtown Geneva in the Metra parking lot at Fourth and South streets. Bensidoun USA operates the market through Nov. 14.
Earth Day Celebration
2021 Event Canceled
Go green with the City's Natural Resources Committee and the Geneva Park District's Earth Day festivities at Peck Farm Park. Purchase rain barrels, receive a bicycle safety check, learn best "green practices, and bring the family for children's activities.
Swedish Days Festival
June 24-27, 2021
This summertime tradition features shopping, music, a craft beer tent, carnival rides, children's activities, food, and more. Registration is open for the Swedish Days 5K Lopp and Dala-Palooza concerts. Full festival schedule on the Geneva Chamber's website.
Classic Car Shows
Thursdays July & August
From 5-8 p.m. starting July 8, step back in time as car collectors showcase their vintage rides at the Kane County Courthouse. Visitors will enjoy 1950s music and vote on their favorite make and model. The car show is sponsored by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce.
RiverPark Summer Concerts
6 p.m. July 18 and Aug. 8, 2021
RiverPark is the place to be to enjoy performances on the northwest bank of the Fox River. Bring your blankets, cushions and chairs to relax on the terrace of the park's stone amphitheater. The concert series is sponsored by the Geneva Cultural Arts Commission.
Shakespeare In The Park
6 p.m. July 17, 2021
Come enjoy a free outdoor performance of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at Island Park. Shakespeare in the Park is suitable for the whole family. The audience is encouraged to bring blankets, chairs, and picnics. Sponsored by the Geneva Cultural Arts Commission.
Geneva Arts Fair
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 24-25, 2021
Downtown Geneva is transformed into an expansive outdoor gallery featuring talented artists from across the country. Stroll down Third Street to view and shop for juried artwork of all mediums. Free admission and sponsored by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce.
Aug. 22, 2021
Classic car enthusiasts from across the country will gather together to showcase a wide array of antique, classic and modern automobiles. Bring the family to downtown Geneva to check out this can't miss collection of cars. Visit the Geneva Concours d'Elegance for more details.
2-5 p.m. Oct. 28, 2021
Do your children want two opportunities to collect candy? Of course they do! Kids are invited to wear their Halloween costumes and trick-or-treat in beautiful downtown Geneva. Participating shops and restaurants will display a sign and hand out treats.
Music & Storytelling Festival
2021 Event TBD
The 44th annual festival was live-streamed in September 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Plans for the 2021 multi-day festival, usually held at Island Park in Geneva, have not been finalized. Check the Fox Valley Folklore Society's website for more information.
Festival Of The Vine
Tentatively Sept. 10-12, 2021
Usher in the fall season by sampling some of our restaurants' best offerings at the Flavor Fare tent. Partner that with friends, wine and live music and you have a fun night planned in downtown Geneva. The festival is sponsored by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce.