Events & Festivals
The 2015 St. Charles Scarecrow Festival will be held October 9-11, 2015 in downtown St. Charles. The festival is expected to produce heavy vehicle and pedestrian traffic in the downtown area. Parking will be limited. Festival attendees are encouraged to carpool and use the Remote Park and Shuttle Lots.
The St. Charles Police Department and KCT Credit Union are hosting a free community shredding event to help citizens keep important information out of the hands of identity thieves.
The City’s shredding contractor, ProShred, will be set up in the St. Charles Police Department parking lot, located at 211 N. Riverside Avenue. ProShred has been in business for more than 25 years and is the most certified shredding company in the industry. Read more »
Electric Christmas Parade Winning Entries Announced
Cemetery Ceremonies, Parade, Memorial at the Freedom Shrine and the Veteran’s Parking Lot Dedication to Alderman James Martin
Show your respect for our troops who have given their lives in service to our country at the St. Charles Memorial Day ceremonies and parade, Monday, May 26. Several activities are scheduled, beginning at 6:00 a.m. and continuing throughout the morning.
U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) celebrated the 180th anniversary of the City of St. Charles on the House floor. Watch it here.
In May St. Charles turns 180 and the City would like to invite all citizens to a special 180th Anniversary recognition. At the May 5 City Council Meeting, Mayor Raymond Rogina will deliver brief remarks, then cake and ice cream sundaes will be served, courtesy of Blue Goose and Colonial Café and Ice Cream. Join us to celebrate our rich heritage as we look forward to continuing our promising future.
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