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Boo-ville is just around the corner!

Get ready for another howling good time at Boo-ville 2018. Expect all the great events that made past Booville's a huge success plus a few new things to enjoy.

Victory Park at Five Points

Victory Park at Five Points is a popular gathering spot and hosts family friendly events.

Outdoor Sculptures in Belleville

Take a tour through downtown Belleville to enjoy a series of sculptures from various artists thanks to the Midwest Sculpture Initiative. Check Them Out

Waterfront Upgrades

Check out the new docks and kayak/canoe launch at Horizon Park

Fun Things to Do

Downtown Belleville hosts more than 150 fun-filled events each year!  Bring the family, join neighbors and friends for these great times Downtown on the Lake.




Festival of Holiday Trees at Belleville Area Museum, Nov 21 thru December 21


Winter Fest, Downtown Belleville, December 5-7 by the Belleville Area Chamber of Commerce. Fridays evening Movies in the 4th St Square Tent; Saturday Animal Magic show, Soup Crawl, Parade and Fireworks, live music by Killer Flamingos; Crafts in the tent on Sunday.

Pancake Breakfast by CAF 5, Saturday Dec 7, 9 am - noon,  4th St Square Tent

Jingle Bell Run 2019 by VBPS Education Foundation, Saturday December 6, 10am from Horizon Park

Christmas Lighted Parade Saturday December 6. Steps off from BHS at 6pm. Parade route: W. Columbia to Five Points, up Main to Roys. Followed by Fireworks over the lake

Holiday Concert: Carols in Candlelight, by Belleville Community Chorus, Sunday Dec 8, 3pm at Belleville First United Methodist Church

Visits and Photos with Santa at the Museum, Saturdays Dec 14 & 21, noon - 4pm. Special Needs - All Ages come at 11:30am.

Ornament Workshops at the Museum, Saturdays Dec 14 & 21, noon, 1:15pm and 2:30 pm. Please register.

Christmas Concert by Belleville Community Band, Friday Dec. 20 7:30 om at Belleville First United Methodist Church





OUTDOOR SCULPTURE EXHIBIT Around Downtown. Annual exhibit presented by Belleville DDA and Van Buren Township DDA in partnership with Midwest Sculpture Initiative thru May 2020.

BUGLES ACROSS AMERICA, Veterans Memorial, 1st Sunday of each month, 7:15 pm.

HOMEGROWN KNOWLEDGE SERIES, Sponsored by Friends of the Belleville Area District Library, Second Thursday each month, 7:00 pm at the Library. Summers off.

BAM (Belleville Area Museum) THIRD THURSDAY PRESENTATION, a series of programs presented by the Belleville Historical Society at the Museum, Third Thursday of each month. Summers off.


National Strawberry Festival is held on Father's Day weekend