Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Savor the flavor of Geneva during Festival of the Vine, our autumn harvest celebration.
Initially a celebration of anything grown on a vine, the festival now revolves around food and wine. The event runs 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7-8 from and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at Fourth and State streets. Geneva has a great number of fine restaurants showcased at the “Flavor Fare” along with a variety of wine for purchase. For more than 30 years, restaurants have set up under one huge tent offering three of their favorite signature items. Visitors purchase tickets and buy a “taste” at one of the featured restaurants in the tent. To accompany your food, unique wines from around the world will be available for purchase. Enjoy versatile local and Chicago-land musical and dance entertainers on the stage …
Saturday, May 19, 2012
Deadline is June 1 for Festival of the Vine Craft Show Application
Would you like a venue to sell your handmade crafts? Geneva Chamber of Commerce is inviting crafters to apply for the 2012 Festival of the Vine Craft Show held Saturday, Sept. 8, and Sunday, Sept. 9. Your creative wares will be displayed in your tents on the streets bordering the courthouse in downtown Geneva. The craft show will be open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday of that weekend. Applications are available at genevachamber.com/festivalofthevine.html. Deadline for application is June 1, 2012. If you have further questions, please call Geneva Chamber of Commerce at 630-232-6060. The craft show is a part of Geneva Chamber of Commerce's Festival of the Vine, which runs from Sept. 7 through Sept. 9 , 2012.
Saturday, September 10, 2011
A look at the offerings and entertainment options on Saturday, Sept. 10.
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Enjoy Geneva’s shops, dining, special in-store events and activities all day. Kids’ Corner: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Courthouse Parking Lot – James and Fourth streets Flower Market: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Courthouse lawn – S. Third Street Fun fall decorations for indoors and out. Flowers, pumpkins, gourds, Halloweendecorations, unique art and more. Sales and display by The PURE Gardener. Arts & Craft Show: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. S. Third & Campbell Streets The event features 75+ exhibitors from Illinois and five states. Galena Cellars Vineyard & Winery: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. 477 S. Third Street, Suite 100 Wine tasting daily. Serving Sangria and 40 different wines by the glass on our patio. Live entertainment Sunday (2:30 – 5:30 p.m.) on the patio. Call 630-232-9463 …
Monday, September 5, 2011
Geneva Commons is participating in the citywide Festival of the Vine events on Sept. 10. Here are the details.
Geneva’s citywide Festival of the Vine and Flavor Fare is extending to Geneva Commons for one day from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, when the public is invited to enjoy food, wine, music and family fun, plus special sales and promotions at many stores throughout the center. The center’s Flavor Fare will be held in the Big Tent near the Bell Tower, featuring wines from around the world, plus food samplings from Big Fish Grille, Claddagh Irish Pub, Noodles & Company and Yogen Früz. Tickets for food and wine are available for purchase in the tent for $1 each (cash only). Entrees and wines require a varying number of tickets. (Note: tickets purchased at Geneva Commons cannot be used for the downtown festival, and vice versa.) Elsewhere at …