animated-fireworks-image-0051


Event Dates: June 29, 30, & July 1


Schedule of Events

Friday, June 29

6:00 PM Carnival – Food Vendors & Marketplace – Arts and Crafts Activities

6:00 PM Rochester Rocket Pageants


Saturday, June 30 

7:00 AM Watermelon 5K & 10K Race

8:30 AM Farmer's Market

9:00 AM Youth Fishing Derby

11:00 AM Rochester Cub Scouts "Rocket Day"

4:00 PM Alibi Beer Tent

5:00 PM Carnival – Food Vendors & Marketplace – Arts and Crafts Activities

5:00 PM Central Illinois Food Bank Blood Drive

7:00 PM Kids Games Under the Big Tent

Sunday, July 1

4:00 PM Parade Line Up (Rochester Intermediate School)

5:00 PM Parade begins: from Rochester Intermediate School to Rochester High                                                     School

6:00 PM Carnival – Food Vendors & Marketplace – Arts and Crafts Activities

6:00 PM Rochester Poms, Outlaw Athletic, DJ Jumpstart

8:30 PM Awards and Citizen of the Year Recognition

9:30 PM Fireworks

The Village of Rochester sponsors Sparks in the Park.

More events may be added check the Sparks in The Park Facebook page for updates!

The Alibi is responsible for the beer tent.


For parade information please contact Pam Klobnak
phone #: 217-741-9105
email: parade@rochesteril.org

Back to top