87 Galligan Road • Gilberts, IL 60136 | 847-428-2861

Village Events

The Village of Gilberts celebrates several events throughout the year and encourages all residents to participate in the fun and camaraderie.

  • The spring brings the Easter Bunny for some fun on the lawn as kids participate in the annual Easter Egg Hunt. This year the Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled to be held Saturday, March 24th beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Eagles Club located at 325 Raymond Drive.
  • The annual village-wide garage sale takes place in mid-June from Thursday through Sunday.  No permit necessary. This year's garage sale dates are June 7-10.
  • The village will host three Movie in the Park nights this summer at Town Square Park:
    • Despicable Me 3 on June 15th
    • The Nut Job 2 on July 20th
    • Ferdinand on August 17th
  • The Village hosts "Community Days" the first weekend in June which includes a carnival, live music, a wide variety of food, a beer garden, and fun events for the entire family. This year the festival will be held beginning June 1st-June 3rd.
  • In late October,  the village hosts a bonfire and hayride in Memorial Park. This year the event will be held on Saturday, October 27th from 3:30-5:30 p.m.
  • Trick or Treating this year will be held on Wednesday, October 31st from 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • In the winter months join us for the tree lighting ceremony. This year the event will be held on Friday, November 16th at Town Square Park beginning at 6:00 p.m. The Rutland Dundee Fire Protection District holds their annual Santa Run in December. Escorted by the Fire Department, Santa visits each neighborhood in town. Santa's schedule is typically posted in December.



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The Village of Gilberts
87 Galligan Road
Gilberts, IL 60136

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Police Department
86 Railroad St.
Gilberts, IL 60136
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Building/Finance/Public Works
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Gilberts, IL 60136

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