Annual Events

Annual Events

There is always something going on in the Galesburg area. From festivals that celebrate our history, arts, culture, seasons and heritage to a national fly-in, a local film festival, classic car show and a cardboard boat regatta. Our annual events are not to be missed.

December 11, 10am-6pm
There’s a new event for the holiday season that will delight children of all ages. Galesburg Express – Believe in the Magic is a Polar…
January 28, 2017
Also known and the I-Fair sponsored by the student International Club, the I-Fair is a chance for the students from around the world to highlight…
February 11 & 12, 2017
Annual festival featuring homemade and commercially made chocolate treats. It is an endless buffet of tortes, cakes, pies, cookies, candies, beverages and much more; a…
April 4-8, 2017
April 4-8, 2017 The 2017 Knox-Rootabaga Jazz Festival, April 6-8, features the Victor Garcia Organ Quintet, Gretchen Parlato Quartet, the Knox Alumni Big Band, Faculty…
April 27-29, 2017
22nd Annual Carl Sandburg Festival March & April 2017 GALESBURG, ILLINOISBig Read activities March & April – The Poetry of Emily Dickinson; Carl Sandburg Days…