News & Events


May 5

Bulk Pickup Day

Please have everything to the curb by 6:00 am

The Village of Bergen's annual Bulk Pickup Day is scheduled for Saturday, May 5, 2018. There is almost no limit on what and how much you can place at the curb. Please be courteous—be careful to keep items from falling into the road. You'll find all the details on our News page.

May 23

Community Action Day

Get involved and have pride in your community! Once again working with the kids in the Byron-Bergen schools, we'll spend the day planting flowers, picking up our parks, putting up flower boxes, and cleaning up the village that we call home. The action starts at 9 am in Hickory Park!

June 9

Park Festival

Noon to 10 pm

Our annual fun day in the park kicks off at 12:00 pm with a parade. Many events are planned throughout the day, including "Bergen's Got Talent", live music in the evening, a classic car show, fun and games for the kids, raffles, giveaways, and much much more. The day is capped off with a fireworks display at 10:00 pm.

July 16

Bergen Summer Recreation Program

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Monday thru Friday, 7/16 thru 8/10

We are excited to announce the return of the Village's FREE summer recreation program. This year's program will be four weeks long and is for ages 5-15. Register at the Village Office.

August 4

Jenny Kuzma Memorial Bergen 5k

8:30 am start time

For more information, visit or e-mail Click here to view the photo album from the 2010 race.

Dec 3

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Starts at 6:15 pm

Join us in Hickory Park, we will be caroling to Ward Park where the Ceremony will take place. Enjoy the company of your friends, neighbors and Mr. & Mrs. Claus.