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Summer Special Events

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Summer 2021 Events


Movies Under the Stars

Ferdinand

Friday, August 6 | Mertz Memorial Park | 8:30PM

All ages are welcome to this FREE movie event! Bring your blankets, chairs, and favorite movie snacks, and get ready for a fun movie under the stars!


Summer Concerts

Final Say

Pop, Classic Rock, Soul & Motown | Wednesday, July 21 | Diane Main Park | 7pm

Soda

Classic Rock | Wednesday, August 18 | Veterans Memorial Park | 7pm

The best music is right here in Westmont. Each summer we present several great, FREE concerts showcasing a variety of music! Bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs, blankets and dance moves to our parks and enjoy an evening of outdoor entertainment. Concerts will begin in June and end in mid August so you can enjoy music throughout the whole summer! So, bring the whole family or come alone, but don’t miss out on this FREE entertainment or you’ll be “Singing the Blues”! All concerts are held Wednesday evenings from 7:00pm-8:30PM.


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July 2019

Summer Concert Series 2019

The best music is right here in Westmont!  We've got 4 great, FREE concerts showcasing a variety of music! Bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs, blankets and dance moves to our park and enjoy an evening of outdoor entertainment. Concerts will be held on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:30PM at various parks in our community - join the fun! Wednesday, July 24:  Second Hand Soul at Diane Main Park Wednesday, July 31: Lake Effect at Diane Main Park Wednesday August 7:…

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August 2019

Movies in the Park

Smallfoot.  In this upside down tale, a Yeti finds something he didn’t know existed--a human. Migo the Yeti befriends Percy, the human, and takes him into his cave to save him from a snowstorm. In a misconception that the Yeti will eat Percy, Percy tries to escape the den and Migo chases after him only to get caught in a bear trap. After Migo finding out the truth about humans and what they have done, Migo befriends Percy and makes up…

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June 2021

Nerf Wars

Our gym will be transformed into an epic Nerf battleground. Kids will participate in games and an obstacle course and end with teams setting up their course with various bunkers and hiding places, for a battle of capture the flag! Participants will be divided into two age groups 6-8 yrs and 9-11 yrs, while one group battles the other will fuel up with pizza and drinks. • Participants must provide their own Nerf gun that fits elite darts. • No…

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Garden Party & Ice Cream Social

JOIN US FOR THE ANNUAL GARDEN PARTY & ICE CREAM SOCIAL! SUNDAY, JUNE 20, 1:00-3:00PM Get into the spirit of summer with flowers, fun, and tasty ice cream at the Gregg House Garden. Inspire your inner passion for gardening as you stroll through the historic Gregg House garden. You’ll have a chance to meet our expert gardeners from The Garden Club of Downers Grove who take pride in creating and caring for our beautiful garden. Our young green thumbs can…

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Take Me Fishing!

Parents, your kids want to go fishing! Come out to our Take Me Fishing event at beautiful Bernas Park and enjoy the lifetime activity of fishing as a family. Fishing prizes and giveaways will be given to participants while supplies last. Kids 14 and under must be under adult supervision. This is an outdoor activity and there is plenty of room to be socially distant from other families, however, we do ask out of respect and courteous that a face…

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July 2021

Movies Under the Stars

FREE Movies in the Park! 8:30-11:00P (movies begin at dusk) Bring your own blankets & chairs - all ages welcome! Rookie of the Year Friday • July 16 Veterans Memorial Park A freak accident causes 12-year-old Little League player Henry to become such a powerful and accurate pitcher that the Chicago Cubs sign the junior high student to a contract. Unprepared for such a high-pressure environment, Henry falters until aging fast baller Chet Steadman takes him under his wing and…

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Summer Concert – Final Say

The best music is right here in Westmont! We’ve got 3 great, FREE concerts showcasing a variety of music - bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs, blankets and dance moves to our parks and enjoy an evening of outdoor entertainment! Concerts will be held at various parks in our community on Wednesday evenings from 7-8:30PM.   Final Say - Pop, Classic rock, soul, & Motown music Wednesday, July 21 Diane Main Park

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Nerf Wars

Our gym will be transformed into an epic Nerf battleground. Kids will participate in games and an obstacle course and end with teams setting up their course with various bunkers and hiding places, for a battle of capture the flag! Participants will be divided into two age groups 6-8 yrs and 9-11 yrs, while one group battles the other will fuel up with pizza and drinks. • Participants must provide their own Nerf gun that fits elite darts. • No…

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August 2021

Movies Under the Stars

FREE Movies in the Park! 8:30-11:00P (movies begin at dusk) Bring your own blankets & chairs - all ages welcome! Ferdinand Friday • August 6 Mertz Memorial Park After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure.

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Summer Concert – Soda

The best music is right here in Westmont! We’ve got 3 great, FREE concerts showcasing a variety of music - bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs, blankets and dance moves to our parks and enjoy an evening of outdoor entertainment! Concerts will be held at various parks in our community on Wednesday evenings from 7-8:30PM. Soda - Classic Rock music Wednesday, August 18 Veterans Memorial Park

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