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Hometown Flavor

Hometown Flavor

The Cary Grove Area is home to many wonderful events over the year. Here are highlights to look forward to. For a complete listing of events visit

Norge Ski Jumps
Norge Ski Hill in Fox River Grove is the oldest, continuously open ski club in the country. The annual jumping competitions in winter and fall draw huge crowds.

Cary-Grove Community Expo
Visit with local and regional businesses, services and organizations at this one-day showcase of all that Cary-Grove Area has to offer. Hosted by the Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce.

Rock the Routes
Located right at the corner of Illinois Routes 14 and 22 in Fox River Grove, Rock the Routes is a day-long community festival full of local food, music and a classic car show that gets summer off to a great start. Hosted by the Fox River Grove Special Events Committee.

Memorial Day Parades
Start summer with a traditional Memorial Day parade in both Cary and Fox River Grove. Hundreds of community residents line the streets to celebrate together.

Cary Cruise Nights
Start your engines! Come to downtown Cary for a thrilling weekly car show with a different theme each week. Runs every Wednesday night, June through August. Hosted by the Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce.

Independence Day Fireworks
Wear your red, white and blue to celebrate American independence with fireworks and a fantastic community celebration. Fireworks displays are held on different days in both Cary and Fox River Grove.

Algonquin Township Touch-A-Truck
See what it looks like from the driver’s seat of a snowplow, a front loader or a fire truck. This annual event is a huge draw for hundreds of families from Cary, Fox River Grove and other surrounding communities. Hosted by Algonquin Township Road District.

Cary Main Street Fest
One of the region’s newest attractions, Cary Main Street Fest draws over 5,500 people annually. The event is a two-day festival celebration of community with local food, market vendors, music and performances. Hosted by the Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce.

Halloween Walks
Come to Cary and Fox River Grove for this “spooktacular” Halloween tradition. Costumed children and families parade past local businesses that hand out treats and goodies. Walks are held at the Jewel-Osco shopping centers in both Cary and Fox River Grove the Saturday before Halloween. Hosted by the Cary Grove Area Chamber of Commerce.

Holiday Happenings
There’s no place like home for the holidays! Each season, Cary and Fox River Grove have a host of holiday happenings for local families to enjoy. Ring in the holidays with great community celebrations including the annual tree lighting in Fox River Grove and the Merry Cary Parade and Festival in Cary.

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