The Westmont Special Events Committee assists the community in the successful development, promotion and execution of various special events. Events chosen by the WSEC are based on need for assistance, potential community interest and the availability of the WSEC Board to undertake the project based on time and resources.

Westmont Special Events Features

“Best of the Burbs – Battle of the Bands”

If your band is best in the burbs sign up to compete for $1000’s of dollars in cash and prizes.
This year our event is also a local competition for the Illinois Battle of the Bands For more info, call 630-963-5252

July 15 in Westmont, Illinois

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Cars

Hot Rods
Sports Cars
and MORE

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Music

Summer Stages

As home of Muddy Waters we are
particularly fond of THE BLUES

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Food

Crazy good eats!

Apr
26
Wed
2017
LIBRARY EVENT: Westmont Library Cinema @ Westmont Public Library
Apr 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us for an afternoon movie and popcorn with friends. April’s film is Jackie. Ages 18 and up are welcome. Registration requested.
Apr
29
Sat
2017
LIBRARY EVENT: Sensory Saturday @ Westmont Public Library
Apr 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Enjoy a variety of sensory art activities including painting, playdough, rice, and more! Make sure to dress your child in old clothes for this drop-in playtime. Ages 18 months to 5 years and their caregivers are welcome.

May
6
Sat
2017
LIBRARY EVENT: English Conversation Group @ Westmont Public Library
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This informal and friendly conversation group is for all adult English learners. Join us as we improve our verbal English skills. Co-sponsored by Literacy Dupage.

LIBRARY EVENT: Post-It Pixel Art @ Westmont Public Library
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Make incredible, easy wall art out of Post-it® notes. We’ll provide the theme and supplies, you provide the art for this drop-in program. Family members of all ages are welcome!

May
17
Wed
2017
LIBRARY EVENT: Westmont Library Cinema @ Westmont Public Library
May 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Join us for an afternoon movie and popcorn with friends. May’s movie is Hidden Figures. Adults 18 and up are welcome. Registration requested.

LIBRARY EVENT: People’s Resource Center Art Reception @ Westmont Public Library
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Enjoy an evening of art and meet local artists! Al of the work on display is created by students involved in the People’s Resource Center Art Program. Light appetizers will be served. Co-sponsored by the People’s Resource Center.

May
20
Sat
2017
Electronic Recycling Program @ Highway Department Facility
May 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Downers Grove Township Electronics Recycling Program 8 a.m to Noon at their Highway Department Facility at 318 E. Quincy Street in Westmont. The program will be held on the third Saturday of each month, unless that date falls on a holiday. There are a few program changes including a charge for TVs. AVA Recycling will be the new recycling vendor. For more info go to AVArecycling.com or call 847-397-2900

LIBRARY EVENT: English Conversation Group @ Westmont Public Library
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This informal and friendly conversation group is for all adult English learners. Join us as we improve our verbal English skills. Co-sponsored by Literacy Dupage.

Westmont Park District Event – Sidewalk Art Contest @ Gregg House Museum
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Ages: All Ages Welcome Express Your Self! Let’s color splash the sidewalk in front of the Gregg House Museum into a dazzling mosaic of design. We�’ll provide the chalk; you bring your ideas and drawing skills! No previous art experience required. All abilities and ages welcome. Whether you come to view the art or draw, you will experience awesome, vibrant art at your feet. Drawings will be judged at 1:00pm and great prizes will be awarded at 1:30pm. Every year we “draw” a huge crowd to this FREE event! Don’t miss this chance to meet new people and inspire creativity in our community. Please pre-register by May 17 so that we can provide enough chalk for everyone. You can register the day of the program as long as space is available. Rain date is Sunday, May 21.

May
21
Sun
2017
Westmont Park District Event – Flying 4 Kids @ Ty Warner Park
May 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Keep your eye to the sky in the month of May. The Westmont Park District will take part in the 7th annual Flying 4 Kids statewide kite fly in May to help promote the sport of kite flying. We will have the Chicago Kite Club come out to do demonstrations and show off their assortment of kites. At 2:15pm we will have the participants take part in the “Candy Drop,” which allows the kids to collect candy that falls from the kites. If you don’t have a kite, no problem, there will be opportunities at this event to make your own kite. Come on out and enjoy the lost art of kite flying. Concessions will be available to purchase.

Become a Sponsor Today!

Contact WSEC 630-829-9378 or wsec@westmontevents.com

Become a Street fair/Crusin’ Nights Sponsor
Become a Taste of Westmont Sponsor

Join us at this year’s Westmont Cruisin’ Nights & Street Fair

and

THE TASTE OF WESTMONT

Westmont Special Events Board

The Westmont Special Events Corporation is led by an all volunteer Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is responsible determining the direction of and leading the coordination of all WSEC events. These volunteers work to benefit the entire community of Westmont and have the thanks of the Village of Westmont for their work.

Board of Directors

Sam Alonzo, President

Bob Reid, Vice President

Amy Quattrone, Vice President

Stephen Golembiewski, Treasurer

Linda Liddle, Secretary

Al Carson, Director

Larry McIntyre, Director

Dave Gullotto, Director

Jon Kostal, Director

Kelly Smith, Director

Joanne Farley, Director

Greg Notbusch, Director

Kristina Kaniauskaite, WSEC Office Manager

Thank you to the volunteers who give their time, energy and spirit to make it all possible! Sign Up Now / Learn More