Special Events

Special Events

Over the course of a year, the Department of Public Works is responsible for setting up work zone barricades for 90 special events, like Ribfest. This amounts to 5,000 devices set up annually.

The End of Summer

The End of Summer

Naperville's annual Last Fling is a festival that celebrates the end of summer and the onset of fall through music, food and family friendly activities.

Festivals and Parades

Naperville is home to a number of annual festivals and parades attracting people both local and from nearby cities and states.

  1. Harvest Pow Wow 

    Enjoy the 23rd annual Midwest SOARRING Foundation Harvest Pow Wow.

    Naper Settlement
    523 S. Webster Street
  2. Harvest Pow Wow 

    Enjoy the 23rd Annual Midwest SOARRING Foundation Harvest Pow Wow.

    Naper Settlement
    523 S. Webster St.
  3. Family Fall Festival 

    Join the fun for activities for all ages at the Family Fall Festival

    5th Ave Station
    200 E. 5th Ave
  4. North Central College Homecoming Parade 

    As part of North Central College's Homecoming weekend, enjoy a parade through the streets surrounding the college.

    North Central College
    30 N. Brainard St.
  5. Little Friends Holiday Parade of Lights 

    Plan to attend this popular annual holiday parade and tradition brought to you by Little Friends in partnership with the Downtown Naperville Alliance.

    Downtown Naperville
    Jackson Avenue and Mill Street