Tag: Fireworks

Fireworks and Fun

Bring the family out and have a blast in the park! FREE. Food and drinks available to purchase.

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm…….Mike Zabrin’s Funktastic

8:00 pm……………..Fireworks


Mike Zabrin’s Funktastic

From James Brown to Stevie Wonder, Bruno Mars and Top 40’s, to ingenious original music, this insanely talented musical collaboration is what keeps Mike Zabrin’s Funktastic the most exciting and ambitious soul-infused funk powerhouse. MZF is the life of the party and brings a high energy memorable experience that will have you dancing all night long!  Fronted by bass extraordinaire, Mike Zabrin, the band has been featured on WGN, Bass Player Magazine, Jazz Corner, and hundreds of other notable worldwide publications. 

Sycamore Park District Sports Complex


For information: 815-895-3365

Maple Park Fun Fest

Maple Park Fun Fest

Saturday, August 31, 2019 – Sunday, September 1, 2019

Maple Park Fun Fest is a classic small town festival geared for big time entertainment. Occurring over Labor Day Weekend, Fun Fest has provided the perfect way to celebrate summer’s end. Visitors enjoy live entertainment, a huge arts & crafts show, car show, and of course FIREWORKS – those are just a few of the highlights! Fun Fest will provide a glimpse into our charming community. We pride ourselves on the fact that we are one of the only festivals in the area that is FREE to attend. There is no parking fee; there is no soundstage fee. Come on out and experience the magic of Maple Park Fun Fest!

maple park fun fest, illinois, dekalb, eventsSaturday, August 31, 2019

8:00 am Romp in the Park (Fire Station)

8:00 am Men’s Slo-Pitch Softball (Civic Center Fields)

10:00 am – 6:00 pm Crafter/Vendor Show (Main & Pleasant Streets)

10:00 am Randy Little Memorial Bags Tournament (North Park)

11:00 am Food Booths & Beer Garden Open (Main Street)

12:00 – 1:00 pm Dave DiNaso Traveling World of Reptiles (Stage)

12:00 – 1:00 pm Balloon Twisting by Dave Marcus (Main Street)

12:00 – 4:00 pm Rock Climbing Wall (Main Street)

12:00 – 4:00 pm Tower Hill Petting Zoo (Main Street)

1:00 pm Dave Marcus Magic (Stage)

1:00 – 4:00 pm Froggo FX Face Painting (Main Street)

2:00 pm Toilet Bowl Races (Main Street)

3:00 – 4:00 pm Not By Chance (Stage)

4:00 pm Bike Parade (Main Street), Decorating at 3:30 (Main & Broadway)

5:00 pm Parade (Main Street)

6:30 pm Midnight Chaos (Stage)

9:00 pm – 12:00 am Libido Funk Circus (Stage)

Sunday, September 1, 2019

7:00 am – 12:00 pm American Legion Breakfast Buffet (Legion)

8:00 am Men’s Slo-Pitch Softball (Civic Center Fields)

8:00 am – 3:00 Car Show (Main Street)

11:00 am Food Booths & Beer Garden Open (Main Street)

12:00  – 3:00 pm Raingutter Regatta (Main Street)

12:30  – 3:30 pm Video Gaming Trailer (Main Street)

3:30 pm Band Of Brothers (Stage)

6:00 pm The Bare Hambones (Stage)

8:00 pm Raffle Winners Announced (Stage)

8:30 pm Spectacular Fireworks Show

9:00 pm – 12:00 am Back Country Roads (Stage)

Click HERE for more event info.

Cortland Summer Fest

Cortland Summer Fest

Friday, August 9, 2019 – Saturday, August 10, 2019

Cortland will be buzzing with activity this weekend as the town holds its Summer Fest. There are many things to do, see, and hear! Several bands will perform on a custom designed stage, and a tented beverage garden and vendors with tasty options will be available on both days of the event. There will also be a car show and fireworks!

Cortland Community Park
70 S. Llanos Street
Cortland, IL 60112

Friday, August 9
Gates open at 6:00PM
Saturday, August 10
Gates open at 12:00PM

Admission for this event is a $5.00 donation per day for 21 and over. FREE for guests under 21!
This donation offsets costs associated with the annual parade.


Click HERE for the Town of Cortland website!