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Rich with arts and culture, a picturesque town square and the world-renowned Opera House, Woodstock is your destination for music, arts & culture, great dining, shopping, and endless family activities. Make Woodstock your next stop.

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Beyond the Blonde live at Niko’s

Jun 04, 6:30 pm

Beyond the Blonde is Chicago-land's premier tribute to P!NK, Gwen Stefani, and Lady Gaga and comes to Woodstock

Beyond the Blonde live at Niko’s

Drew Baldridge live at Niko’s

Jun 01, 6:30 pm

Join Drew Baldridge live at Niko's

Drew Baldridge live at Niko’s

Jonny Lyons and the Pride live at Niko’s

May 30, 2:00 pm

Old time Rock n Roll at Niko's

Jonny Lyons and the Pride live at Niko’s

Summer Son live at Niko’s

May 29, 8:00 pm

Join Summer Son at Niko's for fun in the Sun

Summer Son live at Niko’s

Nashville Electric Company live At Niko’s

May 28, 8:00 pm

Time to open the season!

Nashville Electric Company live At Niko’s

Southern Jack Live at Niko’s

May 23, 2:00 pm

Live Music - Good Food - Great Band at Niko's

Southern Jack Live at Niko’s

Arra Live at Nikos!

May 22, 8:00 pm

Arra rockin' the Red Mill Stage for the first time!

Arra Live at Nikos!

Mellencougar Live at Niko’s

May 21, 8:00 pm

Mellencougar debuts at Niko’s Red Mill Tavern

Mellencougar Live at Niko’s

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

Aug 19, 5:00 pm

Summer Bike Nights with Woodstock Harley Davidson and Niko's

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

Jul 15, 5:00 pm

Summer Bike Nights with Woodstock Harley Davidson and Niko's

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

Jun 17, 5:00 pm

Summer Bike Nights with Woodstock Harley Davidson and Niko's

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

May 20, 5:00 pm

Summer Bike Nights with Woodstock Harley Davidson and Niko's

Summer Bike Night with Woodstock Harley and Niko’s

Summer Bike Night with PB & J Band Live

May 20, 7:00 pm

Summer Bike Nights with Woodstock Harley Davidson and Niko's

Summer Bike Night with PB & J Band Live

Blue Steele Band Live at Niko’s

May 16, 2:00 pm

Blue Steel will be making their debut at THE place for live music in Woodstock, Niko's Red Mill Tavern!

Blue Steele Band Live at Niko’s

Bella Cain Live at Niko’s

May 15, 8:00 pm

Bella Cain is gearing up for their fist outside show of the season at Niko's Red Mill

Bella Cain Live at Niko’s

Throwback Party with Too Hype Crew at Offsides

May 22, 9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Fan favorite Too Hype Crew is hitting Woodstock with the beats

Throwback Party with Too Hype Crew at Offsides

First Saturday Free Tours of the Old Courthouse

Aug 07, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join FOTOCH for free tours of McHenry County's Old Courthouse and Sheriff's House on the First Saturday of the Month from 11am - 1pm.

First Saturday Free Tours of the Old Courthouse

First Saturday Free Tours of the Old Courthouse

Jul 03, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join FOTOCH for free tours of McHenry County's Old Courthouse and Sheriff's House on the First Saturday of the Month from 11am - 1pm.

First Saturday Free Tours of the Old Courthouse

First Saturday Free Tours of the Old Courthouse

Jun 05, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join FOTOCH for free tours of McHenry County's Old Courthouse and Sheriff's House on the First Saturday of the Month from 11am - 1pm.

First Saturday Free Tours of the Old Courthouse

Poetry Picnic and One City, One Poet Finale Party hosted by Atrocious Poets

May 15, 3:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate One City, One Poet with a poetry picnic at the park inside the Woodstock Square. Readings, performances, food, and p

Poetry Picnic and One City, One Poet Finale Party hosted by Atrocious Poets

Art in Orbit Poetry and Art Walk hosted by Atrocious Poets

May 15, 11:00 am

Join the Atrocious Poets on the Woodstock Square for a free outdoor art walk. Local artists and creators will display and sell work to the p

Art in Orbit Poetry and Art Walk hosted by Atrocious Poets

Keep Woodstock Beautiful Community Clean-Up Day

May 15, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join others to spruce up the city we call home

Keep Woodstock Beautiful Community Clean-Up Day

Woodstock Food Truck Festival

Jun 05, 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Come to Woodstock and grab some grub!

Woodstock Food Truck Festival

Woodstock Folk Festival

Jul 18, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Woodstock Folk Festival

Woodstock Folk Festival

Ladies Nite Out

Dec 23, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ladies Nite Out in Woodstock is a long standing tradition started years ago to celebrate you ladies

Ladies Nite Out

Ladies Nite Out

Dec 16, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ladies Nite Out in Woodstock is a long standing tradition started years ago to celebrate you ladies

Ladies Nite Out

Ladies Nite Out

Dec 09, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ladies Nite Out in Woodstock is a long standing tradition started years ago to celebrate you ladies

Ladies Nite Out

Ladies Nite Out

Dec 02, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ladies Nite Out in Woodstock is a long standing tradition started years ago to celebrate you ladies who selflessly work to make the Holidays

Ladies Nite Out

Annual Woodstock Christmas Parade

Nov 28, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Let's welcome the man in the red suit back to Woodstock

Annual Woodstock Christmas Parade

Small Business Saturday

Nov 27, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Not just tagline in Woodstock

Small Business Saturday

Lighting of the Square

Nov 26, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Visit the beautiful and historic Square on the Friday after Thanksgiving and watch the flip of the switch

Lighting of the Square

Witches and Wizards of Woodstock

Oct 24, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Hat is Back!: Once again the Woodstock Square will be transformed into a world of enchantment.

Witches and Wizards of Woodstock

Autumn Drive

Oct 15, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Country roads filled with goodies Welcome to the 34th Annual Autumn Drive

Autumn Drive

Autumn Drive

Oct 16, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Country roads filled with goodies Welcome to the 34th Annual Autumn Drive

Autumn Drive

Autumn Drive

Oct 17, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Country roads filled with goodies Welcome to the 34th Annual Autumn Drive

Autumn Drive

Rail Fest

Oct 09, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Model train enthusiasts and families looking for some weekend fun are sure to enjoy our second Woodstock Rail Fest event

Rail Fest

Rail Fest

Oct 10, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Model train enthusiasts and families looking for some weekend fun are sure to enjoy our second Woodstock Rail Fest event

Rail Fest

Harvest Fest

Sep 26, 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Harvest Fest is Back

Harvest Fest

Mexican Independence Day Celebration

Sep 12, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Fifth annual Mexican Independence Day Celebration this year in the Historic Woodstock Square!

Mexican Independence Day Celebration

Autumn Art Tour

Sep 11, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Artists and fine craftsmen in Woodstock and the surrounding countryside will be opening their homes and studios to display and sell their ar

Autumn Art Tour

Autumn Art Tour

Sep 12, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Artists and fine craftsmen in Woodstock and the surrounding countryside will be opening their homes and studios to display and sell their ar

Autumn Art Tour

Annual Woodstock Square Car Show

Aug 21, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come join us on the Woodstock Square for the 8th Annual Woodstock on the Square Benefit car/cycle Show.

Annual Woodstock Square Car Show

McHenry County Fair

Aug 03

The McHenry County Fair Returns

McHenry County Fair

McHenry County Fair

Aug 04

The McHenry County Fair Returns

McHenry County Fair

McHenry County Fair

Aug 05

The McHenry County Fair Returns

McHenry County Fair

McHenry County Fair

Aug 06

The McHenry County Fair Returns

McHenry County Fair

McHenry County Fair

Aug 07

The McHenry County Fair Returns

McHenry County Fair

McHenry County Fair

Aug 08

The McHenry County Fair Returns

McHenry County Fair

Woodstock Fourth of July Fireworks

Jul 04, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Tradition Continues, fireworks for all

Woodstock Fourth of July Fireworks

Woodstock Pride Fest 2021

Jun 13, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Parade or Promenade remains to been seen but celebrate we will June 13th

Woodstock Pride Fest 2021

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jun 09, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jun 16, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jun 23, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jun 30, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jul 07, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jul 14, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jul 21, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Woodstock City Band Concert

Jul 28, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The City of Woodstock will host the 137th annual Woodstock City Band Season in the Park located on the downtown square in Woodstock Illinois

Woodstock City Band Concert

Miss Woodstock 2021 Scholarship Pageant

Jun 24, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for the 72nd Annual Scholarship Pageant as we crown our 2021 Queens.

Miss Woodstock 2021 Scholarship Pageant