Kayak the scenic Fox River, photograph a bald eagle, or hit the trails. With activities and experiences for all levels, and hundreds of acres of parks and natural areas to explore, Oswego offers adventure right in your backyard.
With dozens of free family-friendly events throughout the year, plus dining and attractions sure to please kids and adults alike, Oswego offers plenty of room to roam and memories in the making.
Don’t miss Oswego’s premier events. Our calendar is filled with the best opportunities to celebrate the sounds, sights, and tastes of the region.
Thanks to the partnership with the City of Yorkville, Movies in the Park will be Movies in the Waterpark! On Thursday, June 14, Oswego residents are invited to view Moana and participate in pre-viewing activities at Raging Waves Waterpark. Visitors are invited to enjoy bounce houses, a DJ and princess meet-and-greet prior to the movie […]
The Oswego Literary Festival is larger than ever this year, with more than 50 authors from around Illinois scheduled to appear in Oswego on Sunday, Sept. 30. This is the eighth year for the event, which is produced by the Oswego Public Library District and the Village of Oswego’s Cultural Arts Commission. Each year, it […]
Follow the crowds to Main Street in Downtown Oswego for Fall Fox Fest, a family-friendly festival filled with fun and fantastic activities. Younger fans of the event are particularly fond of the giant slide, petting zoo, and Touch-A-Truck featuring tractors and emergency vehicles. Other crowd favorites include a photo booth, face painting, food trucks, drinks […]