Historic Cemetery Walk - Costumed re-enactors bring to life some interesting residents in this historic cemetery.
July Independence Day Parade and Celebration - Thursday, July 4th Parade featuring floats, bands and more. Live entertainment on Green Street until the fireworks start. Watch Galena's and surrounding towns fireworks from our front porch, and get a spectacular bird'seye view, while enjoying a delicious homemade buffet of sandwiches and salads for Hellman GuestHouse guests.
Ladies Get Away Weekend - A fun filled weekend dedicated to the celebration of women. Shopping, demonstrations, events.
Annual Tour of Historic Homes - Guided tour through beautifully decorated homes. Maps and free shuttle. 9am - 5pm.
Galena Oktoberfest - Annual German celebration featuring live music, games and more. Noon - 10pm. Galena Country Fair Weekend - More than 150 vendors selling original handmade arts, crafts, and fine arts. Donation. 10am - 5pm. Annual Halloween Parade - The largest and spookiest parade in the tri-states area. Floats, costumes, prizes and treats.
Annual Nouveau Wine Festival - A celebration of Galena Cellars Nouveau wine. Horse-drawn wagon deliveries on Main Street.
Fire in the Sky- Fireworks over Grant Park, watch from our front porch Night of Luminiaria - One of the most beautiful and romantic visions of th year. The streets, steps and sidewalks of Galena will be lined with nearly 5,000 candle-lit luminarias. 6 - 9pm.
For a complete listing of Galena events please visit visitgalena.org
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