Thirsty Thursdays Street Festival

Who’s thirsty? Grab a lawn chair and taste some beer at Thirsty Thursday at the Depot! You can try some craft beer or other beverages, grab dinner from a local vendor, and listen to live music from some of the best bands in the Chicago area on the big stage. Each Thirsty Thursday will be at the Depot, located at 319 N. River Street in East Dundee, and will last from 6:00pm-9:00pm. We hope to see you there!


Free to attend, please bring a lawn chair because seating is limited. A $1 wristband is required to purchase and drink alcohol. Outside alcoholic beverages are not allowed.

May 28th - Smokin Gunz
Smokin Gunz plays a mix of Top 40 Country Hits. Smokin Gunz shows are full of energy, audience participation and interaction; no two shows are exactly the same. The audience will be up and dancing!
June 25th - Karma Committee
karmacommittee East Dundee loved them SO much last year at Wine Down Wednesday that Karma Committee is back this year on the BIG stage! Thirsty Thursday Street Fest will offer an evening of free live music by Karma Committee performing a mix of Pop, Dance, R&B, Rock and Hip Hop hits. This will be one dance party you will not want to miss!
July 23rd - Sushi Roll

This group was SO much fun last year that they are back by popular demand! Thirsty Thursday Street Fest will offer an evening of free live music on the big Stage by Sushi Roll Band, bringing a unique blend of high-energy dance music infused with rock ‘n’ roll swagger!

August 27th - Spoken Four
spokenfour Spoken Four plays a mix of 60's to today's Rock, Pop, Top 40, R&B and Country. You will want to get up & dance to a little bit of everything!!



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Jan 31

Holiday Lights Recycling Program - Dec. 1, 2019 thru Jan. 31, 2020

The Village of East Dundee, in partnership with Elgin Recycling (, will accept holiday lights for recycling through January 31, 2020. This will be the Village's third year participating in the Elgin Recycling Holiday Lights Recycling Program. Residents and businesses can drop-off their unwanted holiday lights at Village Hall, located at 120 Barrington Avenue, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. A drop-off bin will be located in the Village Hall lobby.

All colors and lengths of holiday string lighting, including mini-lights (or Italian lights), C7 lights, C9 lights, rope lights, LED lights, extension cords, etc. are accepted. Garland, live greens, wreaths or other non-recyclables are not accepted.

Last year with the participation of 51 villages, 8 park districts, 2 libraries, 2 churches, 1 high school, 1 police department and 2 businesses, Elgin Recycling was able to recycle 101,747 lbs of holiday lights that would otherwise been thrown away. For their 11th annual holiday lights recycling program Elgin Recycling's goal is to recycle over 110,000 lbs of holiday lights.

For questions or more information, please contact Village Hall at 847-426-2822.

Mar 14

Thom McNamee Memorial St. Patrick's Day Parade

11:00AM at Downtown East Dundee
The parade begins at Rosie O’Hare’s at 702 Water Street and travels south to Barrington Avenue and then east to River Street, ending at Bandito Barneys.

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Apr 10

Good Friday Holiday - Village Offices CLOSED

Administrative offices of the Village (Village Hall, Police Department and Public Works) are closed in observation of the holiday.

Apr 20

Board of Police Commissioners Meeting

10:00AM at East Dundee Police Station - 115 E. 3rd Street

Apr 21

Police Pension Board Regular Quarterly Meeting

4:00PM at 115 E. 3rd St, East Dundee - Police Department, 2nd Floor Meeting Room

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