Live Bands

2020 Bands will be posted soon!

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Carnival Rides & Games

Friday, Sep 18: 6-11pm
Saturday, Sep 19: noon-11pm
Sunday, Sep 20: noon-8pm

Unlimited ride wristbands are available at carnival ticket booths for $25 on Saturday & Sunday, noon-5pm. Wristbands are only good on the day purchased and expire at 5pm.
$2 off coupons for the wristbands can be found at Park District, History Center, and Chamber of Commerce facilities in the weeks before Fall Fest.


Crafts, play zone, activities, shows, & snacks for sale!

2020 Activities will be posted soon!

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History Center Tent

Saturday & Sunday, noon-5pm

Make a corn husk doll and other historical crafts for free,
see history come to life with costumed reenactors,
and stock up on the latest Des Plaines merchandise!

Car Show

2020 details to be posted soon!

2019 information:
Tri R Service again hosts a show  of all custom cars: classic, antique, muscle, hot rod, and motorcycles.
Register on-site. $20 registration fee.
Trophies will be awarded for the TOP 20 Best in Class, Best in Show - Stock Class, and Best in Show - Modified Class. Participant voting.
For information contact Randy at 847-827-9444
of the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce 847-824-4200