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There’s more beyond Scarecrows

There are so many reason we encourage you to make it a weekend in St. Charles during Scarecrow Fest.  Below are just a few ideas:

Greater St. Charles Farm Tour
Don’t let the fall fun end with the Fest!  Experience for autumn activities with your family on the Farm Tour!  What says fall more than farms.  Animals, hay rides, and pumpkins await, so do hesitate to register today.

Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main Street – Check out the following events at this beautiful, historic theater. Tickets at

  • October 5 – THE WEIGHT BAND Featuring Members Of The Band, Levon Helm Band, And Rick Danko Group, 7:30pm
  • October 6 – Blue Öyster Cult & Mark Farner, 8pm
  • October 7 – Morris Day & the Time, 8pm
  • October 8 – Arcada Doo Wop Party With The Flamingos,  JT Carter’s Crests & Gene “The Duke Of Earl” Chandler, 3pm
  • October 8 – American Stories Tour With Craig Morgan And Special Guests Mac Powell, & Taya Kyle, 7pm

Cycling Rentals
Bike Rack, 2930 Campton Hills Road, 630.377.6588
Giant Fox Valley, 415 S. 1st Street, 630.524.4855
Sammy’s Bikes, 602 S. 1st Street, 630.444.0690

Motorcycle rentals
Fox River Harley-Davidson, 131 S. Randal Road, 630.584.8000

Pheasant Run Golf Course, 4051 E. Main Street, 630.584.4914
Pottawatomie Golf Course, 842 N. 2nd Avenue, 630.584.8356

St. Charles Farmers Market
Cedar Avenue and 4th Avenue – Held every Friday from 7am-1pm. Located at Baker Memorial Church, on the East Side of the Fox River at 4th Avenue and Main Street.

St. Charles History Museum
215 East Main Street, 630.584.6967 – Presents “Grave Reminders” at North Cemetery, October 7, 11am – 4pm

Immerse yourself in the local history of St. Charles. Walk North Cemetery visiting the grave sites of those who helped shape the unique character of our community. At each grave site, guests will “encounter” a community figure and listen as they tell in short monologues about their lives, their joys, their sorrows and their loves. Tours depart every 15 minutes from the hour. Parking available in the lower parking lot at Bethlehem Church,
1145 N. 5th Ave. Ages 15 & younger must be accompanied by an paying adult. Ages 5 & under are free.

St. Charles Paddlewheel Riverboat Cruises
8 North Avenue, 630.584.2334 – During Scarecrow Fest weekend, enjoy cruises along the Fox River! Public cruise times are: Friday 3:30pm – Saturday 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00pm – Sunday 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00pm.

Night Live with more Live Entertainment
Pub 222
House Pub
Hotel Baker

And so much more! From live theater to dining and shopping…hiking or biking along the Fox River… Click here to plan your visit today and learn about all there is to do here in Greater St. Charles!