Free Family Fun: Fall Fest set for September 29

Bolingbrook Park District will be hosting its free family event to the community, Fall Fest: An Explosion of Color on September 29 from 3:00-7:00 pm at the Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex (200 S. Lindsey Ln.). This free event is sponsored by AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, Bolingbrook and VNA Health Care will feature fireworks, live music, food, and fun games and activities for the whole family. Activities include:  

  • Archery
  • Sucker Pull
  • Knockdown Game
  • Mystery Box
  • Hula Hoop Relay
  • Clothes Relay
  • Sack Race
  • Waiter Relay
  • Craft Tent
  • Bookmobile
  • Petting Zoo
  • Tricycle Races
  • Casting Contest
  • Bingo
  • Climbing Wall
  • Pumpkin Bowling
  • Ninja Dash Obstacle Course
  • Inflatables
  • Horse and Carriage Rides
  • Children’s Crafting Tent
  • Pumpkin Ring Toss
  • Pumpkin Waddle
  • Activity Scavenger Hunt
  • Family Photo Station - NEW!

Live music will begin at 4:00 pm with a performance from Retropolitan.  They’ll perform until 5:30 pm, and then Five Guys Named Moe will start their set at 6:00 pm will play until 7:30 pm.  Fireworks will begin at dusk and will conclude the event.

Retropolitan is a variety cover band playing your favorite songs that span over five decades of music hits! Including hits from Abba to Alanis, the Beatles to Bon Jovi, Prince to Pink, and even the Monkees to Madonna, Retropolitan has an extensive repertoire that is sure to please anyone that listens. When you see a Retropolitan show, you are not just seeing any regular band - you are witnessing a complete show that includes costumes, props, audience participation and more.

Five Guys Named MOE is a 100% all-natural classic rock-n-roll band that delivers pure energy, heart and a lot of soul! No additives, no preservatives, not from concentrate, just real music performed live before your eyes. The group features four outstanding lead vocalist, magnificent harmonies, horns, percussion, and some of Chicago’s finest musicians.  Prepare for a night to remember, the Moe show is a nonstop party! 

You and your family won’t go hungry with all the food options that will be present.  Here are the options to choose from:

  • Domino’s Pizza
  • Little Red Donut Truck
  • Little Jimmy’s Italian Ice
  • Burgers, Fries & Nachos from Coleman Concessions
  • Funnel Cakes from the Boy Scouts

  A full schedule can be found online at