Centennial Celebration

Fox River Grove incorporated as a Village in 1919, becoming the ninth Village in McHenry County. This year, we're celebrating our 100th anniversary!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Looking for a great way to showcase your business and support the Centennial Celebration?! Become a Centennial Sponsor! Email FRG100info@gmail.com with any questions.

Historical Trolley Tours

Tour historic sites in Fox River Grove as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Village of Fox River Grove!

Join Village President, Bob Nunamaker, for this educational tour of Fox River Grove. View the location of the first tavern, the "social center of Fox River Grove," the Bettendorf Castle, and several locations in between. There's a lot of history in this small old town!

Each attendee will receive a Commemorative History Book.

Tours will depart from and return to the Fox River Grove Metra Station. Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled tour.

Several dates and times are available! To purchase your ticket, please follow the link next to the date and time you would like to book.

Sunday, June 23rd
1pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56453136852
2pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56500859592
3pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56500920775

Sunday, July 21st
1pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56501312948
2pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56501231705
3pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56501143441

Sunday, August 18th
1pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56501465404
2pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56501565704
3pm Tour https://www.eventbrite.com/e/historical-trolley-tour-tickets-56501728190

Event Calendar

Centennial Event Calendar

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Village Hall
305 Illinois Street
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
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    (847) 639-3170
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Fox River Grove, Illinois

Village Hall
305 Illinois Street
Fox River Grove, IL 60021

847-639-3170