Special Events

Spend your Summer in Glencoe!

The Village of Glencoe co-sponsors and works with non-profits and other community organizations to host the following annual special events in the Village.

Meet the Machines
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Saturday, July 22, Downtown Glencoe, 9-11:30 a.m.
See, touch and explore a variety of trucks and vehicles operated by the Glencoe Park District and the Village of Glencoe's Public Works and Public Safety Departments. Get up close to a firetruck, tractor, police car, ambulance and dump truck. Vehicles are subject to availability. Event will be held rain or shine.
Movies on the Green
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Friday, June 9 - Moana
Friday, July 14 - SingMovies on the Green Wyman Green
Friday, August 4 - Lego Batman
Movies begin at dusk on Wyman Green, rain location is Village Hall Council Chamber
Each summer there are three films screened on Wyman Green on Friday nights - one in June, July and August. Grab your blankets and lawn chairs and join your neighbors for this family favorite event!

Glencoe Festival of Art
Saturday, July 29 & Sunday, July 30, 2017, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Downtown Glencoe

This outdoor festival in downtown Glencoe offers artwork from more than 130 artists from around the world.  Artists feature ceramics, glass, jewelry, metal, painting, photography and wood. The Glencoe Festival of Art is free and open to the public. Live music, food and activities for kids make the festival a perfect family experience. Click here for more information.

Glencoe French Market

Saturdays: Through October 14, 2017, 8 a.m. -1 p.m. Wyman Green This outdoor market is open Saturdays all summer long on Wyman Green. Vendors feature fresh produce, baked goods, meats and cheeses, crafts and more. Click here for more information.


Interested in hosting a community event? Click here for the Special Event Application.