Events

 

Sept 9th, 2017 – Ladies Getaway Weekend

Grab the girls for a relaxing weekend in beautiful Galena. Enjoy laughter, fun, wine, shopping and much more! Make sure to save your receipts, earn a raffle ticket for every $25 spent in Galena for lodging, food, shopping, and drinks. AND don’t forget Quartermania, the “original” quarter auction!

Sept  23rd, 2017 – Fall Harvest & Art Festival

Join Galena Cellars and their crew for art and wine festivities. Enjoy live music, food, and well,  Wine of course!

Sept 30th, 2017 – Octoberfest

Back for it’s 11th year is the Galena Octoberfest. Located at Depot Park, from noon to 10pm, enjoy music, food, wiener dog races, Beer, and much more!

Oct 7th, 2017 – Country Fair Weekend

It isn’t fall in Galena without the Country Fair.  A weekend filled of shopping at Grant park, with over 150 vendors, there is something for everyone here! Also enjoy live entertainment, fair food, children’s activities, and farmer’s market booths.

Oct 14th, 2017 – Twenty Dirty Hands Pottery Tour

Take a self-guided tour through Galena and it’s countryside to visit the area’s best pottery and sculpture studios, some only open for this weekend, and will feature special exhibits and events.

Oct 14th, 2017 – ARRT Along the River

Located in Depot park is an art show featuring artist from the Tri-State area.

Oct 28th, 2017 – Galena Halloween Parade and Festival

Join us in celebrating Halloween this year as we light up Main St.  We will be walking in the parade again this year and if any of our guests would like to join us please let us know! Call or inquire by email.

Dec 2nd, 2017 – Taste of Christmas Progressive Dinner

This annual Progressive Dinner includes appetizers, dinner, and deserts all at different B&B’s including ours. Tickets do sell out quickly, so don’t miss this delicious opportunity! For more info please contact Lorraine via email at info@belleairemansion.com or by phone 815-777-0893.

Dec 8th, 2017 – Mistletoe Stroll

Join Best of Galena with a two day self-guided cookie tour through town. Visit participating Inns for fresh baked cookies and a chance to see our unique B&B’s decorated for the holidays. Advanced ticket purchases are NOT required.

Dec 9th, 2017 – Living Windows & Night of the Luminaria

Take a stroll down Main St to watch more than a dozen windows come alive. And from Main St to the hills overlooking Grant Park, the town will be glowing with over 5000 candlelit luminaries on the streets, steps, sidewalks, and bridges. This truly is a magical night, especially if it snows!