Fiesta Days 2023

Fiesta Days 2023
July 13th -23rd

Grand Festival Sponsor

Grand Festival Sponsor

Cask & Barrel Night

Thursday, July 13

This year’s event includes high quality whiskey from a variety of distilleries, unlimited tastes of craft beer from local breweries, and bacon-based culinary samplings, plus live music from Gerald and Camille.
Only 350 tickets will be sold!

Music Fest Weekend

July 14 – 16

Join us for live music, carnival, food, beer, and a lot of fun in-park entertainment, like RC car racing, free yard games, and more!

More Info On Bands

Coming Soon!


Art & Street Fair

Saturday, July 22

The Fiesta Days Art and Street Fair includes Arts and Crafts in the Park, artist demonstrations, and “Maker’s Zone” craft stations on Pearl Street. Attendance is free.

Fiesta Days is 11 days of great music, food, drinks, and family fun!

Our first week (at Petersen Park) starts with our first annual Cask and Barrel Night on Thursday, followed by Music Fest weekend.  Sunday is the Car Show and Beach Bash (free admission).  There will be live music, games and activities for the kids, and the beach is open.  The carnival runs from July 14-16. Our second week events are in Veterans Memorial Park and downtown McHenry. They include the Concert in the Park, Art and Street Fair, the Parade and more!

Fiesta Days Parade

Premier Parade Sponsor


Sunday, July 23

1:30 pm Kickoff

Route: Main St. to Green St. to Pearl St. to Riverside Dr.

Our traditional Fiesta Days parade is back!  This year, a special “candy bag” will be given to little ones along the route to use for goodies handed out by our parade participants!


McHenry Fiesta Days

Photos by Kelsey Adams of K Adams Foto.