The Gathering on the Green is a signature event in Western Springs and has been moved to the Fall in 2021! Join us for a fun-filled day of food, beverages, live music, entertainment, and activities for kids…all located at the tower green adjacent to the historic water tower in the downtown section of the village. We are excited to announce the date of Friday, September 10th from 4:00 – 10:00pm! A huge thank you to our Headline Sponsors: Skinovatio Medical Spa, Heartland Bank & Trust, and Clarity Physical Therapy & Wellness Center.
There will be numerous fun activities for all age groups including pony rides, a petting zoo, climbing wal, obstacle course, pop-a-shot basketball, dunk tank, airbrush tattoos, face painting, large inflatable slide, and more! Unlimited activity wristbands are $12.00/child and $5.00 for children 3 and under. Please note that the kids activities will take place from 4:00pm – 8:00pm, but the event will continue until 10pm with live entertainment. Activity wristbands may be purchased in advance and picked up prior to the event (and at a discounted price of $10.00!) Pre-purchase your wristbands HERE.
Schedule of Events:
4:00 – 4:45 – Jamie the Magician
4:45 – 5:30pm – Trinity Irish Dancers
6:00 – 7:15pm – School of Rock
8:00 – 10:00pm – The Bono Bros Band
Your family can enjoy a taste of Western Springs while relaxing at one of the picnic tables, conveniently located between the kids activities and the food vendors.
Food will be available for Purchase from:
- BB’s Baby Donuts
- Milk Money Brewing
- Hillgrove Tap
- Kirschbaum’s Bakery
- Domino’s Pizza
- Tropical Sno
- Hot Dogs and Brats served by the Western Springs Fire Department
- Daydream Coffee Company
- Guac ‘N Tacos
Also highlighted are many of our association’s businesses and local organizations that set up displays, give away promotional material and have demonstrations including 20/20 EyeCare & EyeWear, Fairy Grandmother Gardens, Heartland Bank, Clarity Physical Therapy, Max Aquatics, Petty & Dragstrem, Mattix Music, School of Rock, Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Western Springs Park District, Village Club of Western Springs, Stelmack Pinpoint Healthcare, Heartland Bank, Community Bank of Western Springs, Spring Orthodontics, Corsalus Group and more!
Check out some highlights from year’s past!