Upcoming Events in Galena

February 14/15
Galena goes 50's Sock Hop. Fun-filled weekend in Galena with live
music and contests
 Prizes, food, drinks.  www.galenaswingdance.com

Februay 28, and March 1
Mardi Gras Weekend. Pub crawl.  Lots of fun and drinks, and beads. Mardi Gras parade down Main Street on Saturday.

March 28-30
Wine Lover's Weekend.  Grand Tasting of over 300 varieties of hand-picked wine and spirits. Wine auction. www.wineloversweekend.com

April 11 - 13
President Grant's Birthday
Celebrate the General's 192nd birthday with a new exhibit, reenactors, tours and food. Free museum admission and events all weekend.

June 13-15
Tour of Galena.  Three separate races

July 4
Independence Day Celebration.  Live music at Green St. Plaza.  Parade with floats, bands and fireworks.  Live entertainment.

September 27/28
Annual Tour of Historic Homes.  An ongoing tradition here in Galena.

October 4
Oktoberfest. German celebration with live music, lots of food and
 weiner dog races. 

October 11/12
Country Fair Weekend.  More than 150 vendors offering original, handmade arts and crafts. Live entertainment, food and drink. The most
popular weekend in Galena.

October 17-19
Twenty Dirty Hands.  A self-guided tour of the beautiful Galena countryside, to visit some of the area's best pottery and sculpture
studios.

October 25
Halloween Parade.  One of Galena's biggest events, the annual Halloween Parade

November 28/29
Beginning of Galena's Country Christmas.  Decorations galore in all the stores, Christmas parade, lots of great shopping.  Come celebrate.

December 6
Taste of Christmas Progressive Dinner.  The Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers of Galena invite you to our annual Progressive Dinner.  Delicious appetizers, entrees and desserts, and a chance to enjoy the
company of your innkeepers, as they share stories and their beautiful bed and breakfasts with you.  www.bestofgalena.com or 815-777-0893

Please be aware of these ongoing events for our guests to enjoy.
Annie Wiggins Ghost Tours
Jim Post performs as Mark Twain
Magic shows
Riverboat Cruises on the Mississippi
Please call Lorraine at 815-777-0893 for more information.  I can help
you make reservations.



Your hosts: Jan and Lorraine Svec
11410 Route 20 West
Galena, IL 61036
Phone: (815) 777-0893
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