Special Events

During the year the Wheeling Park District hosts 5 unique specials events ("Craft Beer and Wine Festival", "Classic Car Show & Touch-a-Truck", "International Festival", "Fallapalooza", "Oktoberfest") where musical acts add to the experience of the event. Past performers include "Eric Howell", "Mariachi Institute of Chicago", "Billy Croft and the Five Alarm", ""Modern Day Romeos" and more!

 
    CRAFT BEER AND WINE FESTIVAL
    Tentative Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
    Tentative Hours: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Average Crowd Size: 300-400
    Example of Past Performers: "Eric Howell"

 


    CLASSIC CAR SHOW & TOUCH-A-TRUCK
    Tentative Date: Saturday, July 27, 2019
    Tentative Hours: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
    Average Crowd Size: 800 - 1000
    Example of Past Performers: "Mason Rivers"


    INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL
    Tentative Date: Sunday, August 18, 2019                                                                 
    Tentative Hours: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Average Crowd Size: 1000                                     
    Example of Past Performers: "Mariachi Monumental de Mexico", Bolly DanceFit, Irish Dancers, and many more cultural performances and demonstrations.


    FALLAPALOOZA
    Tentative Date: Sunday, September 15, 2019
    Tentative Hours: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Average Crowd Size: 800 - 1000
    Example of Past Performers: "Billy Croft and the 5 Alarm"


    OKTOBERFEST
    Tentative Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019                                             
    Tentative Hours: 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Average Crowd Size: 500                                     
    Example of Past Performers: "Modern Day Romeos", "Dan Mateja and the IPA Tribute Band"

 

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"Questions? Email Amanda Hamill, Special Events Manager, at ahamill@wheelingparkdistrict.com"