about blooming fest

The City of West Chicago welcomes you to come visit us for one of our favorite traditions - Blooming Fest! 

Blooming Fest is the official welcoming committee of spring, and is held outdoors in the downtown area of West Chicago. Gardening enthusiasts, and everyone else, are welcome to come explore our history downtown area while viewing a variety of plants, artwork, and other goods from our event vendors.

Apart from our great vendors, the festival also features a large selection of food vendors, live music and activities the whole family can enjoy.

Save the date, and come visit our little city away from the big city to help say - hello spring!


Blooming Fest 2022

Date: Saturday, May 21, 2022
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Downtown West Chicago (Near West Chicago Museum)

vendor info

Use the map below to see all of this year's amazing vendors' locations and also view their websites.


General Vendor_Bloomfest

vendor spotlights

You can also check out all our vendors' goods on our Facebook Event page where we provided highlights about each.

street closures

Galena Street between Main Street and Tye Court

Friday, May 20 beginning at 10 a.m. through Saturday, May 21 at 6 p.m.

Main Street from Chicago Street to W. Washington Street

Saturday, May 21 from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Calle Galena entre Calle Main y Tye Court

viernes, 20 de mayo empezando a las 10 a.m. a través del sábado, 21 de mayo a las 6 p.m.

Calle Main desde la Calle Chicago hasta la Calle West Washington

sábado, 21 de mayo 5 a.m. a 6 p.m.

Any cars that remain on these streets after indicated closing times will be towed at the owner’s expense.


Los carros que permanezcan en estas calles después de las horas de cierre indicadas serán remolcados por cuenta del dueño. Por favor notifique a visitantes y clientes de este cierre con tiempo.


contact us

Got a question? Or, maybe you just want to say, "hello"! Either way, please contact Special Events Coordinator Nicolette Stefan at or (630) 293-2200 ext. 176.

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Blooming Fest is an official community event of the City of West Chicago. For more information about other community events in the City of West Chicago, please visit

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