In the historic setting of the
Pre-Emption House and Century Memorial Chapel, brides and grooms have one-on-one
personal consultations with
over 50 wedding vendors.
Spring Fever Maple Sugaring
See a maple tree tapping demonstration, enjoy hands-on activities and presentations that recount Illinois’ Native American heritage and pioneer past and
try a tasty maple treat.
Weed Ladies Spring & Summer
Dried and Silk Floral Sale
Featuring Spring and Summer arrangements, wreaths
Civil War Days
May 19 & 20
Naper Settlement is transformed into a Civil War encampment
where visitors can meet famous figures of the past and experience firsthand a turbulent time period
in our nation’s history.
June 15 & 16, July 20 & 21 and August 17 & 18
Rock out to great music at
Naper Settlement’s Naper Nights Community Concert Series and dance the night away on our beautiful 12-acre grounds.
Weed Ladies Fall Sale
The Fall Sale features creative seasonal floral arrangements
with silk and dried florals
and the popular dried bouquets.
October 5 & 6
Under our large heated tent,
enjoy live musical entertainment ranging from classic German Oompa music to classic rock,
along with German beer and cuisine. Family-friendly activities will be available on Saturday and Sunday.
All Hallows Eve
October 19 & 20
Experience two of the darkest nights of the year with 12-acres of haunting creatures, eerie entertainment, screaming delights and must-see horrors.
Weed Ladies Winter Sale
The Winter Sale features creative seasonal floral arrangements
with silk and dried florals with
a sparkling holiday theme.