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Schedule/Location of Events as of August 25

Schedule/Location of Events

Schedule subject to change. Please go to www.bartlettheritagedays.com  for updates. Visit us on Facebook /BHeritageDays and /BartlettHeritageDaysCarnival 

Free parking at Metra lots after 4 on Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday. Please note hourly limits on the street parking signs. 

All events are free unless otherwise indicated. Tickets for kiddy activities in downtown Bartlett and the Chamber Carnival are not interchangeable


Geocache Medallion Hunt begins Sept. 5. First one to find and report the cache gets the medallion; next 50 get a Heritage Days button. Go to www.geocaching.com for “how to” instructions and registration.

Look for a surprise art installation in downtown Bartlett called “Fiber Flash” 

Bartlett Park,  Oak and North Ave.

Saturday & Sunday

10 to 3 Bartlett Public Library card signup and photo op with “Super Powers” outfits

10 to 4 Legoland Discovery Center sponsored by Mathnasium and Jump House Rentals 4 Less

Math Games with Mathnasium 

Pet Supplies Plus, free samples of dog and cat food and toys, grooming tips

10 to 5 Arts/Craft Fair, Business Vendors, Food

11 to 4 NEW! Miniature Golf, sponsored by Christ Community Church (noon to 4 on Sunday) 

Saturday only

9:45 to 3   Pet Parade/ Pet Contest/Bake Sale by Four Paws Animal Foundation 

10 to 4  Animal Show by Bartlett Nature Center 

Sunday only

Noon to 4: NEW! Bartlett’s Antique Road Show  with John Hilliard, $5 an item. Local artists will also have works on display, Log Cabin 

Oak Avenue south of Bartlett Park

Saturday & Sunday

10 to 5 NEW! Jewelers Row on Oak. Gold/silver purchased 11 am – 2 pm at Forever After Antiques booth

Derango Family Dental, 102/104 S. Oak Ave.

Saturday & Sunday

10 to 5 Inflatable Fire Truck Slide. Free oral cancer screening 12-4. Snack sales for Juvenile Diabetes 

Sisters of Fraternite Notre Dame Pastries

Sunday only

Noon: “Living Out Loud” Teen Band

Immanuel United Church of Christ. 415 W. North Ave.

Saturday & Sunday

1 to 5: Open House at Bartlett’s oldest church, root beer floats. 

Bartlett Ave.

Saturday & Sunday

10 to 5 Antique/Flea Market 

11 to 4 Indian Ridge Farm Pony Rides and Petting Zoo at Associated Bank, Tickets: $5 a ride, $4 petting zoo

Sunday only 

9 to 3 Classic Car Show sponsored by Bob’s Auto and TL’s Restaurant. Contact Tony J Kassics to be in the show. 847.515.8110

cars plice

11:30 to 6  Yu-Gi Oh! /Vanguard Tournaments at Forever After Collectibles. Registration required: contact mikeloda@aol.com 

Railroad Ave. 

Depot Museum, 100 W. Railroad Ave. 


10 to 4     “Age of Steam” Exhibit;  pick up your Downtown Bartlett I Spy scavenger hunt  

1:00  Family friendly steampunk concert: Miss Patti E. the Vagabond Musicalogist

Banbury Fair, 211 W. Railroad Ave. 

Friday only

6:30   Kids and Ladies’ Fashion Show by U Can Do Island, New For U, and Banbury Fair, Inflatables

Saturday only

1 to 3 pm the Plaza Folk Union Band sponsored by Camerer Chiropractic and Banbury Fair

Saturday & Sunday 

10 to 5: Inflatables, DJ, food booths

Sunday only

3:00 Grupo Folklorico Quetzal dancers 

Park by AT&T, Railroad Ave. & Main 


2:30 pm Entry deadline for  “ Art Box ”  contest by Arts in Bartlett. Awards 3 pm

Saturday & Sunday

10 to 4: Children’s art activity by Color My World Children’s Art Studio  

10 to 4: “Art Box contest winners on display  

Town Center, Railroad Ave. & Main St. 

Saturday & Sunday

2 Toots Train Whistle Grill

10 am – 4 pm Giant Inflatable,  co-sponsored by Forever After Antiques and Collectibles

Town Liquor & Food 

3 to 8: Wine Tasting  

Fire Barn, 218 S. Main St. 

Saturday & Sunday 

10 am – 4 pm NEW! Open House, EMS Information, “Touch a Truck” Hanover Township Emergency Services 

Bartlett Village Hall, 228 S. Main St.

Friday 8:30 to 4:30 & Saturday 9 to noon

 “The Fireman’s Festival” and “Groundbreaking: Can You Dig It?” Exhibits

Saturday & Sunday

11 to 5: Trolley Stop/Tour Pickup. Information Table. Heritage Days T-shirts, buttons 

three ladies

Bartlett Plaza

Friday & Saturday

Noon to 7 Friday & 9 a.m. to 5 pm Saturday: Season’s Outdoor Produce & Specialty Market. Fresh fruit & vegetables. NEW! Corn roast on Saturday.  

Saturday only 

Noon NEW! Bags Tournament begins at Pasta Mia.  $25 for 2 person team. Fundraiser PaulyDFoundation.com Sign up early at Pasta Mia or 10:30-11:30 on Sept. 6.  

Leiseberg Park, 325 E. Devon, Chamber Carnival 

Friday 5-10 pm; Saturday Noon-10:45 pm; Sunday, Noon to 5 pm. 

Carnival,  rides, food trucks, wine/beer garden. See entertainment schedule on this page. 

ferris wheel

SAVE THE DATE!   Saturday, October 25th, Halloween Funfest and Parade Downtown Bartlett!