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The City with a River in its Heart!



WELCOME! Whether you are a visitor, just moved in, or a long-time resident, we welcome you to enjoy our small town charm, top-notch parks, great recreational facilities, and hometown pride.

       This year, we are focusing our efforts on the new Marge Cline Whitewater Course —a state-of-the-art kayak/canoe chute located in the heart of our downtown area on the Fox River at Bicentennial Riverfront Park.

      You're also invited to visit us throughout the year for our many festivals and celebrations such as Music Under the Stars, our annual Fourth of July celebration, National Night Out, the 22nd Annual Hometown Days Festival, and Holiday Under the Stars. Just click on the festivals and events link on the left, and plan on joining us all year long!



B.U.I.L.D. Program

"Extension of BUILD Program" On February 11, 2014, the City Council voted to extend the innovative residential construction incentive program to spur new home starts in Yorkville for a 3rd time. For more information, click the B.U.I.L.D. logo (left).


CONGRATULATIONS! Yorkville receives IDNR OSLAD Grant to develop Riverfront Park.

Read the press release here.


REMINDER: IDOT District 3 would like to remind Yorkville motorists that there are no left turns allowed southbound on IL 47 onto Hydraulic Street and there are no left turns allowed northbound on IL 47 onto River Road. Violators may be subject to fines. Drive safely and have a nice holiday.  click here


The latest information from IDOT regarding the progression of the IL Route 47 Roadway reconstruction and widening project.

Questions and Answers from IDOT meeting with local businesses.

IL Route 47 Roadway Construction Project Staging Map click here

Questions, concerns and comments are welcome from Yorkville residents and businesses regarding the project and will be forwarded to the appropriate IDOT staff for immediate response. Inquiries can be e-mailed to the Community Development Department or by phone at 630-553-4350.


Community Events

22nd Annual Hometown Days Festival

Schedule of Events

Thursday, Aug. 28 through Sunday, Aug. 31 at Beecher Community Park, 908 Game Farm Rd.

It’s bigger and better than ever. Labor Day weekend, Thursday, Aug. 28 through Sunday, Aug. 31!! Fun for the entire family. Carnival rides, great food, the Pride and Joy Car Show, pet parade, baby contest, hometown pride, and much more!

Headliner Music Line-Up

Sponsored by: Castle Bank and Castle Insurance
Thursday – 7th Heaven(7-9pm)
Friday – American English(7-9:30pm)
Saturday- Mike and Joe(7-10pm)
Sunday – Hi-Infidelity (7-10pm), Yorkville Big Band (2-4pm)

Festival Event Flyers

 - Vendor - Event Registration Forms

 - Vendor Packet

 - Car Show Registration Form

 - Junior Women's Craft Show: Application & Rules and Regulations

 - Baggapalooza - Bean Bags Tournament

 - Touch-A-Truck

 - Festival 5K Run Registration Form

 - 5k Run Map


2014 Fall Catalog


Online Registration Information or go to the on-line registration website at:

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