Fox River Grove

Special Events Committee

The Special Events Committee meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.

Committee:  Jamie Dimmick (Chair), Erin Jonas, Nicole Kole, Vesela Nikay, Lisa Smith

This committee sponsors, administers, coordinates and promotes public special events in the Village and initiates and administers programs designed to raise funds and provide other forms of support for public special events within the Village. Visit the Committee's Facebook page to learn more. 

To view the meeting agendas and minutes, please click the following link Agendas and Minutes.

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Upcoming Events
Fireworks 2024 newsletter - Copy
Grab your family, friends, and neighbors and join us on Saturday, July 6th for this year's annual fireworks event! Walk on over or hop onto one of the convenient shuttle buses available around town! Enjoy dinner and cold drinks along the river while waiting for the show to start and listening to music provided by FRG's very own DJ Lee Powers! Fireworks staples the FRG Scouts Troop 166, Cary-Grove Masons and FRG Lions will be there with hot dogs, brats, chips, bottled water, and ice-cold beer! This year's food trucks are sure to keep your tummy satisfied! Brothers' BBQ and Your Sisters Tomato will be there along with Ice Cream Paradise and My Funnel Truck! Back by popular demand is Yolo Glow selling their glow lights and light-up accessories sure to put a smile an any child's (or adult's!) face! Don't miss the McHenry County Sheriff's K9 demonstration or the Bubble Show by FRG's own Glowby the Bubbler at 7pm! Brandy Braxton, owner of Victory Voice, will sing the National Anthem at dusk to kick off the fireworks show! This event is FREE to attend. Food and beverages and glow novelties available for purchase. Park opens at 6:00 PM. No entry after 9:00 PM. See below for more details!
2024 Fireworks F&B

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2024 Vintage Base Ball
Fox Fest Logo
Join us to celebrate Fox River Grove's 105th Birthday with three days of fun along the Fox River! Fantasy Amusement Company will be providing thrills with their carnival rides; the music stage will feature tunes from local bands as well as national acts; food trucks will be on site serving up tasty grub; and the Fox River Grove Lions Club will keep everyone hydrated! FREE entrance! Stayed tuned for more details!


Past Events

Egg Hunt newsletter - BHoliday Decorating 20232023 Tree LightingPUMPKIN DECORATING 2023 - CopyHALLOWEEN HOUSE DECORATING 2023Haunted ForestFALL FUN 2023