News & Events


March 23

Easter Egg Hunt

See the Easter Bunny and hunt eggs at the Annual Easter Egg Hunt. The action starts at 1 pm in Hickory Park!

April 7

Solar Eclipse Disc Golf Tournament

Don't miss the disc golf tournament being held on Sunday, April 7th, at Hartland Park. It will be one round of 18 holes. You choose to register for the AM or PM round. Lunch is provided!! Click this link to register.

May 9

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 8

Park Festival

The classic Park Festival will return this year a parade to kick thing off, followed by all the festivities we've been missing and conclude with everyone's favorite fireworks. 

June 20

Concert in the Park Series 

The Village is happy to announce the return of Concerts in the Park. So far there will be three concerts in Hickory Park all at 6:30pm. On June 20th we will hear Rebel's Posse, on July 31st Something Else and August 19th Blue Sky. We will post more details soon! 

July 1

Bergen Summer Recreation Program

10:00 am to 1:00 pm, Monday thru Friday, 7/1 thru 8/9

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

July 27

Garage Sale & Cornhole/Kickball Tournament

The BBCA is hosting the annual Garage sale and is adding a fun day of Cornhole and Kickball! The Garage Sale will be from 9am-3pm with the games running from 4pm-7pm. It will be a fun time for the entire family!

Aug 10

Jenny Kuzma Memorial Bergen 5K

Starts at 8:30 pm

The annual road race will begin at 8:30am on August 10th in Hickory Park. Click this link for more information.

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Trunk or Treat and Ghost Walk

Starts at 4:00 pm

Spooky fun is set for October 26th in Hickory Park! Beginning at 4pm the Trunk or Treat will be fun for all ages with lots of trunks to trick or treat, food trucks, DJ, bonfire, scavenger hunt and the always popular Ghost Walk in Mount Rest Cemetery. Don't miss all the FUN!

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Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa's Block Party

Starts at 6:30 pm

On December 9th we will be hosting our Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in Zuber Park starting at 6:30pm. There will be a performance by the elementary band, senior high chorus, a DJ, cookies, hot cocoa, crafts and of course Mr. & Mrs. Clause.