319 Meeker St. Galena, IL 61036

815-777-3000

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Summer in Galena

A summer in Galena is the perfect way to get away and relax from your everyday life. We have outdoor events that are great for families, a group of friends or a romantic getaway. Hit the greens and test your skills on one of the award-winning golf courses in Galena, or discover beautiful scenery on the water in a kayak. From biking, camping and hiking to boating, fishing and hot air ballooning, summer in Galena offers something to do for all interests and ages.

  • Skills from the Hills Market Day
  • Historic Cemetery Walk
  • Great Galena Balloon Race
  • Historic Cemetery Walk
  • Bridal Fair
  • Independence Day Celebration
  • Shenandoah Pro Rodeo & Fireworks
  • Firecracker 5k Run
  • Summitfest
  • Independence Day Parade, Celebration and Fireworks
  • Elizabeth County Community Fair
  • Willow Folk Festival
  • Wingfest
  • Tractor Day

Summer Festivals in Galena

With all of the fantastic history in Galena and Jo Daviess County, there’s always a parade or festival in the summer. Independence Day is always a great opportunity to check out Galena/Jo Daviess County. Between the Independence Day Celebration and Shenandoah Pro Rodeo & Fireworks, you are guaranteed an amazing time.

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