Welcome to Fall Fest!
September 15-17, 2017
Event Schedule
Event Sponsor

A Weekend of Fun,
Food, & Music

Fall Fest is presented by the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce, Des Plaines History Center, and the Des Plaines Park District. Fall Fest has attracted more than 12,000 people from throughout the Northwest suburbs. Fall Fest offers entertainment for all members of the family.

Entertainment and Activities for All Ages

Fall Fest offers entertainment for all members of the family. The event has something for everyone including: Live Entertainment • Food • Beer • Wine Garden • Beverages• KidZone • Kids Entertainment Activities • Arts and Crafts • Pony Rides • Live Animal Show • Car Show • Fishing Derby • Bags Tournaments • Carnival • Country Fair Tent, and more!


A Great Family Event

Don't miss the annual Fall Fest carnival provided by the Fantasy Amusement Company, Inc.  Enjoy your favorite rides and carnival treats before or after catching music at the bandstand or strolling through the festival grounds.

The music plays Friday night, and all day Saturday and Sunday. Each year promises to bring back old favorites and new!
The 2017 entertainment line-up
is complete!

Join us in September for
these scheduled performances:

Friday, September 15
Infinity, Boy Band Review
Saturday, September 16
R-Gang, Generation Sixties, Hi Infidelity
Sunday, September 17
The Roosevelts, 7th heaven

Carnival Rides

Carnival Hours:
Friday, 6-11pm
Saturday, Noon-11pm
Sunday, Noon-8pm
(Festival closes at 7pm Sunday; Carnival remains open until 8pm)

More Festival Attractions!
Open Air Market

Saturday, September 16,  Noon-8pm
& Sunday, September 17, Noon-7pm

Sunday, September 17, 10am-2pm

Country Fair Tent

Food, Beer & Wine

Thanks to Our Sponsors
& Community Partners

Abbott Molecular
Best Service Sanitation
Creative Soundz
DP Camera Club
Gen Power Inc.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Izaak Walton League of Des Plaines
Sports Emporium
Waste Management