2019 Calendar of Events

Make plans now to attend some of the many events happening in Momence this year. Mark your calendar with your favorites!

2019 Calendar January through July 2019 Calendar August through December



Recent Events

Auctioneer Bill Phelps
April 29th

Community Auction

A great time was had by all with River Valley Auctioneers Bill Phelps and Danny Loftus accepting bids on all sorts of treasures.

Cruise Night on Washington Street
May - August

Cruise Nights

Washington Street Downtown once again came alive with antique and unique "Cool Cars under the Stars" throughout the summer. The public came out to browse, listen to the music, eat some great food, and take a chance on the split the pot drawings held at each event.

Saturday before Halloween

Bordertown Hauntings

Main Street's Annual Bordertown Hauntings features a wide variety of activities, including downtown trick-or-treating, pumpkin and cookie decorating, Children's and pet costume contests, magic show, spooky storytelling at the library, Halloween songs with Farmer Ron at the Farm Museum, and more. In Historic Downtown Momence from noon-4pm for a great, family-friendly day.


tree lighting ceremony

Chrismas Gathering

Saturday, December 7th

This annual Holiday event features the downtown brimming with Holiday Cheer - with special guest Santa in his workshop, horse-drawn carriage rides, craft show, and lots more activities for young and old alike. Beautifully decorated store windows in the theme "Home for the Holidays" and the community Christmas Tree warmly welcome visitors to this Momence Holiday Tradition.