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. Resource Fair for Individuals with Disabilities and Families 

    Adult Support and Service Provider Resource Fair for Individuals with Disabilities and Families.

    Naperville Municipal Center
    400 S. Eagle Street
  2. Elected Official Meet & Greet for Scouts & HS Students 

    Scouts and high school students are invited to meet their elected officials - live and in person!

    Naperville Municipal Center
    400 South Eagle Street
  3. NaperLaunch Open House 

    Learn how NaperLaunch can help your business

    Nichols Library
    200 W. Jefferson Ave.
  4. Chat with the Chief 

    Chat with Police Chief Robert Marshall over coffee in an informal setting at this drop-in event open to all.

    Starbucks Reserve
    42 W. Jefferson Ave.
  5. Naperville VFW “All You Can Eat” Fish Fry 

    The popular annual VFW "all you can eat" fish fry is back this year

    Judd Kendall VFW
    908 W. Jackson St.
  6. Genealogy: Legacy of Love 

    Learn how modern technology can help genealogical research!

    Nichols Library
    200 W. Jefferson Ave.
  7. Naperville Newcomers and Neighbors Club Welcome Coffee 

    The NNNC is a community minded social club for new and established residents.

    Naperville Bank and Trust
    555 Fort Hill Drive
  8. Naperville VFW “All You Can Eat” Fish Fry 

    The popular annual VFW "all you can eat" fish fry is back this year

    Judd Kendall VFW
    908 W. Jackson St.
  9. St. Paddy's Day 5K 

    This family friendly event is for racers, runners and walkers, and is sure to get all in the St. Patrick's Day spirit

    Downtown Naperville
    305 Jackson Avenue