Events

What's Happening Soon

Summer in the Park (July 15-19)

Come on out to Emricson Park this July and enjoy the second annual Summer in the Park.  Bring the family for free ice cream, movies, carnival games, live music and a whole lot more. For more information, questions, or to volunteer, call 815-338-4301 or e-mail citymanager@woodstockil.gov. Click here for more information.

Barndance (July 18)

5:30-7:30pm Buffet Dinner (chicken, chops, and more delicious fixings)

Live auction and raffles (awesome prizes, one-of-a-kind experiences and trips!)

The band lineup includes Jimmy Nick & Don't Tell Mama, Dick Diamond & the Dusters, and Hans & the Hormones. The Barndance stage will be rocking out, and the dance floor packed. Each band brings a unique style to the performances, from crazy guitar riffs and splits, to retro inspired sets, and 80's rock to what's hot now. You will be on your feet and dancing! If you are wondering why people say Barndance is the best 7 hours of summer...these rockers bring the PARTY.

Woodstock Folk Festival (July 19)

The Woodstock Folk Festival is a one day festival open to all families and music lovers. The event is taking place Sunday, July 19 in the historic Woodstock Square from noon-6pm. Performing this year are Ellen BukstelPeter MulveyMustard's RetreatDanny SantosSons of the Never WrongSpuyten Duyvil and Matt Watroba. To learn more, check out www.woodstockfolkmusic.com/folkfestival/.

Mozart Festival (July 25-26, August 1-2, August 8-9)

Every year, countless people flock to Woodstock, Illinois’ historic Opera House for a special three week-end event: the Woodstock Mozart Festival. On three consecutive weekends in July and August, the Festival presents performances under the banner “Mozart…and More!”…Mozart and other composers.  With intimate seating capacities, the halls of the Woodstock Opera House and the Place de la Musique render concerts reminiscent of the era of these masters as the listener enjoys the unique experience of feeling enveloped by the music.  A superb orchestra, world class artists, air conditioned comfort, free parking and MORE make the Woodstock Mozart Festival a MUST for a special summer concert experience. The festival will be held at the historic Woodstock Opera House on July 25-26, and August 8-9. It will be held at the Place de la Musique in Barrington Hills. To learn more, check out http://www.mozartfest.org/.

Heider’s Berry Farm

1100 N Queen Anne Rd, Woodstock, IL 60098, (815) 338-0301

www.heidersberryfarm.co

Explore our fields to enjoy a true farm experience! Strawberries are available June and September to frost, Red Raspberries are available July and September to frost. We also provide rhubarb, black raspberries, cherries, gold raspberries, home made jam, and fire wood

Open everyday 8am-5pm as long as weather and supplies permit.

McCann Berry Farm

18110 Kishwaukee Valley Rd, Woodstock, IL 60098, (815) 568-8810

www.mccannberryfarm.co

Celebrating 31 years of u-pick berries! Visitors can come pick strawberries, blueberries, sugar snap peas, and rhubarb. Mid-June to July 4 (Strawberries): 8am to 4pm daily. Mid-July to early August (Blueberries): 8am to 2 pm – Wednesday and Saturday only.

What's Happening Later

Apple Picking

  • All Seasons Apple Orchard
    • 14510 IL Route 176, Woodstock, IL 60098
    • (815) 338-5637
    • allseasonsorchard.com
    • Reopening August 29, 2015.
  • Homestead Orchard
    • 11802 Charles Rd, Woodstock, IL
    • (815) 338-7443
    • homesteadorchard.net
    • Monday-Saturday: 10am-5PM, Sunday: 12pm-5pm (during harvest season only).
  • More Than Delicious Orchard
    • 9905 Thompson Rd, Woodstock, IL
    • (815) 575-9650
    • www.morethandelicious.com
  • Woodstock County Orchard
    • 17015 Garden Valley Rd, Woodstock IL
    • (815) 923-4359
    • www.woodstockcountyorchard.com
    • Saturday & Sunday: 9am-4pm
    • Wednesday-Friday 10am-2pm
  • Lang’s Orchard