Galena will play host to the Special Olympics Illinois Winter Games on Jan. 31, 2012 at the Chestnut Mountain Resort. This free Galena event is a state competition for Special Olympics Illinois and is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m. This event in Galena features a number of events including, alpine skiing, cross country skiing and snowshoeing! Be sure to join us for the kick off event featuring a parade and opening ceremonies in downtown Galena.
While enjoying your stay in Galena, be sure to visit the Art & Recreation Center 2012 Taste of Galena Fundraiser on Friday, Feb 3, 2012! Enjoy the tastes from around Galena and support the Galena Art & Recreation Center! This tasty event will be held at the Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa from 7-10 p.m. and costs $30 a person. At this Galena event, try unique samplings from the historic town such as beer, wine, chocolate and other award winning dishes. For more things to do in Galena, visit Galena.org!
- Winter History Series-H.S. Pepoon: Pioneer Conservationist of Northwest Illinois (visitgalenanow.com)
- Nighttime Sky Presentation (visitgalenanow.com)
- Galena Nouveau Wine Festival (page2rss.com)
- The Galena Territory Holiday House Walk (visitgalenanow.com)