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de Colores Arte on the Avenue

Wednesday, May 2nd 2018
In honor of Cinco de Mayo and as part of our commitment to celebrating the rich cultural diversity of Rochelle, LULAC is partnering with the Rochelle CAN Arts & Culture Committee to introduce “De Colores: Art on the Avenue” for this year’s community-wide celebration! We will be painting a stretch…

Twelve Years of Christmas Tree Festivals

Wednesday, October 25th 2017
The City of Rochelle is excited to announce the 12th Annual Christmas Tree Festival! All proceeds raised from the event will benefit the Community Action Network’s annual Holiday shopping trip for local children in need. To help us give these local children a merry Christmas, we invite you to donate…

We're Lighting Up Rochelle!

Tuesday, October 24th 2017
NEW:  Holiday Luminaries! We're so excited to see our community aglow on Saturday December 2nd with luminaries.  What is a luminary, you ask?  Well, it can be anything really!  Find a container, fill the bottom with something heavy (rocks, sand, kitty litter) and place a small candle inside (real or…

NEW: Dia de los Muertos Celebration!

Tuesday, October 17th 2017
Exciting News!  We're celebrating Dia de los Muertos on Saturday October 28th Downtown Rochelle at the Gazebo!  Plenty of free kids activities will be available along with dancing, music, hot dogs, free blood pressure checks and more!  Stop by and have some fun!

Rochelle's Hay Day is Saturday!

Tuesday, September 26th 2017
Make your way Downtown Rochelle on Saturday October 14th from 11am-5pm for Hay Day!  You won't want to miss our fun family fall festival.  

Hay Day's Tasty Treats!

Tuesday, September 26th 2017
Join us for Hay Day -- our family friendly downtown fall festival -- on Saturday October 14th from 11am-5pm!  

Wine on Lincoln: Sold Out Success!

Monday, September 25th 2017
We're fresh off of our Wine on Lincoln weekend and we just couldn't be happier with the results of the weekend.  We sold just over 300 tickets (300 was our max, but we just didn't have the heart to turn anyone away!) and by the look of things everyone had…

Haaaay! Its that time again!

Tuesday, September 12th 2017
Who is ready for a little haybale fun?!  Its that time again - we're gearing up for our Second Annual Hay Day Festival -- happening on Saturday October 14th.  This family friendly fall festival takes place Downtown Rochelle from 11am-5pm with free activities for the entire family, great food and…
We have some really big exciting news for our Wine on Lincoln fans! Jonamac Orchard will be joining us with their apple flavored wines this year!  We are so excited to have Jonamac, Prairie State Winery and Hopewell joining us for this fantastic event. We've changed up the format a…

Heritage Fest is Coming to Town!

Wednesday, August 9th 2017
The Lincoln Highway Heritage Festival is just around the corner, happening August 18-20th in the Hub City!  The Heritage Festival is one you won't want to miss!   The fun starts on Friday August 18th at 4pm when the Food Court and Carnival are officially open for business.  Shortly after,…
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    de Colores Arte on the Avenue

    In honor of Cinco de Mayo and as part of our commitment to celebrating the rich cultural diversity of Rochelle, LULAC is partnering with the…
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