Schedule of Events

2017 Oglesby Summer Fun Fest
the largest free festival in North Central Illinois

Schedule of Events

July 6-9th, 2017
Oglesby Municipal Pool Grounds unless otherwise noted

No gate or entry fee required.  
Bring lawn chairs and blankets from which to enjoy our many free entertainment acts.
For more information, call 815-883-3389.

Our goal is a $30,000 Jackpot.
Early bird monthly drawings for $100.00 each
Last year’s winner took home $13,290.

In light of Oglesby's aim to keep Summer Fun Fest a truly family-friendly event,
shirts and shoes are required at all times. Bikini tops are not permitted.
Coolers and dogs are also prohibited from Fest grounds.



THURSDAY, JULY 6TH

2 - 5 p.m
Downtown

5 p.m.
Food Booths
6 - 11 p.m.
Unlimited ride wristbands (until 10 p.m.) just $25

Let the Music Begin!
Another year, another great lineup of entertainment!

6:15 p.m.
An all-girl band featuring Molly Callinan, who also sings with
Gary Sinese & the Lt.Dan Band

 8:45p.m.

Bruce in the USA
Music by the world's No. 1 Bruce Springsteen Tribute Band




FRIDAY, JULY 7th

8 a.m.
maps available at City Hall


9 a.m.
across from Washington Junior High

5 - 11 p.m.
Unlimited ride wristbands just $25

5 p.m.
Food Booths
Beer Garden
IV Cellular Mobile Charging Station

5 p.m.
The Big Idaho Potato Truck
This is one huge spud!

6 - 9 p.m.
 Hot cars, cool treats, presented by the Stampede Mustang Club

7 p.m.


 The one and only Chicken Car!

It's Hair, Again!
Playing 80s Hair and Glam Rock all night long

6:15 p.m.
This Rockford-area band takes you back to the heyday of the 80s Hair band scene

 8:45p.m.
The Rock Show
The Ultimate Journey tribute band



SATURDAY, JULY 8th

8 a.m.
maps available at City Hall

9 a.m.
across from Washington Junior High

9 a.m.
The Big Idaho Potato Truck
This is one huge spud!

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
111 S. Woodland Ave.

9 a.m.
Shaun Hays -- Chicago's Chalk Champ
Watch Shaun create a stunning 3D illusion
 using only chalk and his imagination


10 a.m.
  Children and families may decorate bikes, strollers,
and wagons in a patriotic theme and join the parade.
Prizes for kids of all ages!

 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
To become a vendor call Cathy at 815-343-9403

1 - 11 p.m.
Unlimited ride wristbands just $25

1 p.m.
Food Booths

1 p.m.
Chicken Car
 The one and only Chicken Car!

1 to 3 p.m.
FREE kids activities
Cha

MUSICAL SALUTE TO VETERANS
1 p.m.
The 144th Army Band
Five-Star Brass Ensemble

2:15 p.m.
Horizon
U.S. Navy Ensemble

3:15 p.m.
The 85th Army Band


2 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  Chainsaw carving, axe throwing, wood chopping, crosscut sawing, log rolling,
audience participation, and loads of clean family humor.


3 p.m. (tentative)
Special Appearance by Miss Illinois 2017


       4:30 p.m.
Enjoy music by your local favorites




Super Star Saturday Night
We're mixing it up with a little country and a little hard rock

6:30 p.m.
Featuring Kristina Woods, playing top 40 country

8:45 p.m.
Mr. Speed
Recently named the world's No. 1 KISS tribute band



SUNDAY, JULY 9th

11a.m. - 5 p.m.
To become a vendor call Cathy at 815-343-9403

12 p.m.
Firefighters' tug-of-war, hosted by Oglesby Fire Department

1 - 9:30 p.m.
Unlimited ride wristbands just $25
1 p.m.
Food Booths
Beer Garden

1 p.m.


 The one and only Chicken Car!



2 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  Chainsaw carving, axe throwing, wood chopping, crosscut sawing, log rolling,
audience participation, and loads of clean family humor.


It's a Rock 'n' Roll Sunday
1 p.m.
SHiNGiG!
A tribute to the 60s music scene


3:30 p.m.
Johnny Rogers' tribute to the musical history of rock 'n' roll
           
6:30 p.m.
Sun, sand and the Beach Boys' greatest hits make for a fantastic ending to SFF

9:15 p.m.
Someone is going to win thousands of dollars.
Need not be present to win.

9:30 p.m.
Going out with a bang. See you next year!
All events and times subject to change.