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Lilac Time

May 4

Free

Friday, May 3
Little Lady Lilac Ball | 6:30 – 8:30 pm lombardparks.com
Lombard Park District – Lombard Community Building
Dads and daughters ages 3-11 will dance, play games, enjoy a dessert table and visit the
Lilac Princesses. Held at the Lombard Community Building; registration required.

Saturday, May 4
Lilac Queen Coronation | 1:00 pm lombardjrs.com
Lombard Junior Women’s Club
Join us as the 2024 Lilac Queen is crowned, celebrating a Lilac Village tradition of more
than 90 years; held in Lilacia Park.
Concert in Lilacia Park with Feel Good Party Band | 3:00 – 4:00 pm 630.620.7322
Lombard Park District
Your Lilac Queen has been crowned, now stick around for a fun concert with the Feel Good
Party Band. Feel Good is a fun, energetic, Chicago-based tribute band. The name of the
band is exactly what every show does – makes you feel good! Feel Good plays all of your
favorite party jams from the 60s to today. With decades of experience, Feel Good has the
perfect playlist to keep you going all night long!

Sunday, May 5
Lilac Time Art & Craft Fair | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm 630.627.5040
Lombard Chamber of Commerce
Enjoy a variety of art and craft vendors, as well as food, entertainment, free Kids Zone
and more in downtown Lombard on St. Charles Road between Main Street and Elizabeth.

Monday, May 6
Storytime at Lilacia | 9:30 am & 10:30 a
Helen Plum Library
Bring a blanket or chair and celebrate Lilac Time in Lilacia Park with stories and songs.
Storytime will be held on the west side of the park, under the picnic shelter – weather
permitting.

Tuesday, May 7
Storytime at Lilacia | 9:30 am & 10:30 am helenplum.org
Helen Plum Library
Bring a blanket or chair and celebrate Lilac Time in Lilacia Park with stories and songs.
Storytime will be held on the west side of the park, under the picnic shelter – weather
permitting.
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.

Wednesday, May 8
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.

Thursday, May 9
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.
Lombard Garden Club Lilac Sale | 12:00 – 7:00 pm lombardgardenclub.org
This event will be held on the north side of Lilacia Park, while supplies last. Shop a large
selection of at least 15 different cultivars. Please note: the sale is scheduled for ThursdaySaturday, but closes when the supply of 450 lilacs is sold out. Starting April 8, up-to-date
information about the sale and available lilacs can be found online.
Perennial Plant Sale | 12:00 – 7:00 pm 630.620.3570
Lombard Park District
A variety of perennials will be available for sale near the Lilacia Park Green House.

Friday, May 10
Lombard Garden Club Lilac Sale | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm lombardgardenclub.org
This ever popular Lombard Garden Club sponsored event will be held on the north side of
Lilacia Park. Shop a large selection of at least 15 different cultivars. Please note: the sale is
scheduled for Thursday-Saturday, but closes when the supply of 450 lilacs is sold out. Starting
April 8, up-to-date information about the sale and available lilacs can be found online.
Perennial Plant Sale | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm 630.620.3570
Lombard Park District
A variety of perennials will be available for sale near the Lilacia Park Green House.
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.
Lilac Ball | 6:00 – 10:00 pm 630.627.5040
Lombard Chamber of Commerce – The Carlisle Lombard
Enjoy an elegant evening of fun as residents and friends gather at The Carlisle Lombard
for this annual celebration – dinner, open bar, dancing and raffles. Tickets are required.

Saturday, May 11
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am & 1:00 pm lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.
Victorian Cottage Tours | 12:00 – 4:00 pm lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
No registration required!
Kids Day in Lilacia Park: Nanny Nikki | 2:00 – 4:00 pm 630.620.7322
Lombard Park District
Nanny Nikki is a Grammy Nominated Artist who loves to bring life to classic children’s songs
as well as her original music. Join her for a high energy, interactive, musical show including
sing-along songs, dancing, puppets and more! Activities in the park begin at 2:00 pm with
Nanny Nikki taking the stage at 3:00 pm. We will also have games, arts and crafts and some
special guests during this kid centered day at Lilacia Park.

Sunday, May 12
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.
Mother’s Day Concert in Lilacia Park with Rosie & The Rivets | 2:00 – 3:30 pm
Lombard Park District
Join us for a mother’s day concert you don’t want to miss! Rosie & The Rivets perform
the best danceable music of the 1950s and early 1960s along with some current hits with
a retro twist. Not your typical “oldies playing oldies’ band” they perform a high energy
show that’s fun for all ages. You will hear early rock, rockabilly, girl group, surf and soul
authentically and expertly performed by professional entertainers. Don’t miss out on this
Retro-Cool experience!

Monday, May 13
Storytime at Lilacia | 9:30 am & 10:30 am helenplum.org
Helen Plum Library
Bring a blanket or chair and celebrate Lilac Time in Lilacia Park with stories and songs.
Storytime will be held on the west side of the park, under the picnic shelter – weather
permitting.

Tuesday, May 14
Storytime at Lilacia | 9:30 am & 10:30 am helenplum.org
Helen Plum Library
Bring a blanket or chair and celebrate Lilac Time in Lilacia Park with stories and songs,
hosted by the Helen Plum Library. Storytime will be held on the west side of the park,
under the picnic shelter – weather permitting.
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am & 1:00 pm lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.

Wednesday, May 15
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am & 1:00 pm lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.

Thursday, May 16
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am & 1:00 pm lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.

Friday, May 17
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am & 1:00 pm lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.

Saturday, May 18
19th Annual Lilac Mutt Strut 5K & 1 Mile | 8:00 am lombardparks.com
Lombard Park District
Participate with or without your dog in either event. Day-of registration is accepted.
Lilac Heritage Tour | 11:00 am & 1:00 pm lombardhistory.org
Lombard Historical Society
Registration required online.
Wine Tasting in Lilacia Park | 7:00 – 9:00 pm lombardparks.com
Lombard Park District
Enjoy 6 samples of white, red and dessert wines. Ages 21 and up. Located in Lilacia
Park – weather permitting. If unfavorable weather, the event will be held at the Lombard
Community Building. Tickets are required.

Sunday, May 19
Lilac Parade | 1:30 pm lombardlilacparade.com
Begins at Main Street and Wilson Avenue.

Details

Date:
May 4
Series:
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.lombardlilactime.com/

Venue

Lilacia Park
150 S. Park Avenue
Lombard, IL United States
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