The Festival of the Little Hills is the Midwest’s Premier Arts and Craft Show, and St. Charles’ largest festival of the year! It is named in honor of French Canadian fur trader Louis Blanchette, who founded the settlement that would become St. Charles, as Les Petites Cotes (“The Little Hills”) in 1769. Activities include over 300 craft booths, with demonstrations by crafts people and artisans. The festival also includes numerous food & beverage booths, along with live music, entertainment, and a Kids Corner.
Dates and times:
Friday, August 17, 4:00 PM- 10:00 PM
Saturday, August 18, 9:30 AM- 10:00 PM
Sunday, August 19, 9:30 AM- 5:00 PM