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 Last Fling and the Memorial Day parade. 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. Oktoberfest 

    Enjoy German cuisine, local and traditional Oktoberfest beer varieties, and a blend of polka and rock music at Naper Settlement on Sept. 30 & Oct. 1.

    Naper Settlement
    523 South Webster St.
  2. Oktoberfest 

    Enjoy German cuisine, local and traditional Oktoberfest beer varieties, and a blend of polka and rock music at Naper Settlement on Sept. 30 & Oct. 1.

    Naper Settlement
    523 South Webster St.
  3. All Hallows Eve 

    Monsters, witches and werewolves have escaped their homes on the pages of your favorite Halloween stories and are running loose on the grounds of Naper Settlement!

    Naper Settlement
    523 South Webster St.
  4. All Hallows Eve 

    Monsters, witches and werewolves have escaped their homes on the pages of your favorite Halloween stories and are running loose on the grounds of Naper Settlement!

    Naper Settlement
    523 South Webster St.
  5. Howlin' at the Moon (21+) 

    Come dressed in your best costume and enjoy thrilling performances and attractions at Naper Settlement's Halloween event for adults (21+).

    Naper Settlement
    523 South Webster St.
  6. Howlin' at the Moon (21+) 

    Come dressed in your best costume and enjoy thrilling performances and attractions at Naper Settlement's Halloween event for adults (21+).

    Naper Settlement
    523 South Webster St.
  7. Trick or Treat at Naper Settlement 

    Put on your best costumes and enjoy trick or treating at Naper Settlement's historical homes, watch the blacksmith at his forge, participate in the family costume contest, and more!

    Naper Settlement
    523 South Webster St.