Food Truck Frenzy & Rascals' Fan Fest
Friday, April 29, 2016
5–8 p.m. (Inside Out at 8 p.m.), CarShield Field (formerly T.R. Hughes Ballpark)
Celebrate the start of summer fun at the Food Truck Frenzy & Rascals Fan Fest at CarShield Field on Friday, April 29, from 5 - 8 p.m. Featuring popular food trucks, free activities for all ages, live music by the Uncovered Band and a free outdoor showing of the Academy Award winning animated movie Inside Out. Purchase delicious food from LouisianaQ,My Big Fat Greek Truck, Yo!Salsa, Russo’s Trucktoria and Sarah’s Cake Stop. Come on out to the field for a great night of fun and help the Rascals get ready for another season of baseball. CarShield Field is located at 900 T.R. Hughes Boulevard in O’Fallon, Missouri. (Food truck availability is subject to change without notice.)
Founders' Day & Garden Expo
Saturday, May 7, 2016
10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Fort Zumwalt Park
This year, enjoy two festivals on the same day, O’Fallon’s Founders’ Day & Garden Expo. Festival highlights include storyteller Steve McPhail as Johnny Appleseed (John Chapman), Zumwalt’s Fort interpretive center and historic Heald Home tours ($5 tour package for ages 11+), an Arbor Day Ceremony at 10 a.m. with Mayor Bill Hennessy, and the St. Charles Model Railroad Club open house. Free activities include demonstrations of heritage skills, games and activities for kids, live acoustic music and a free tree seedling per family while supplies last. Vendors will have folk arts and crafts, garden décor and live plants, and concessionaires will have delicious food for sale.
Tree Lighting Ceremony
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
6–8 p.m. O'Fallon Municipal Centre
Get in the spirit of the holidays at this family-oriented event! Join the Mayor in counting down to the illumination of a huge, decorated tree in the City Hall rotunda. Hear live choral music, visit Santa, play holiday games, make holiday crafts and more. Vendors will sell holiday-themed decorations and gifts. Concessions will be available for a nominal fee. Admission and kids activities are free.
Old-Fashioned Holiday Stroll
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
6–9 p.m., Fort Zumwalt Park
Stroll through the Celebration of Lights display at your own pace and enjoy fireworks, holiday caroling, pictures with Santa, vendors selling holiday crafts and unique gifts, and festival food and beverages. Admission is $3 for ages 3 and older. Watch for signs to parking and shuttle service. No vehicles or carriage rides will be allowed. Learn more.
Many additional events are hosted throughout the year by O'Fallon Parks and Recreation (Family Fishing Day, Movie in the Park, Cardboard Boat Races) and Renaud Spirit Center (RSC 5K Challenge Run, RSC Art & Family Festival). Please visit the Events Calendar or refer to the corresponding website.