Enjoy an assortment of area theater, musical and dance performances at one of our grand performing art arenas. Participate in a self-guided Art Gallery Walk, offered the First Friday of each month, showcasing nationally and internationally known and local artists.
Geneva still retains a large number of its mid-to-late 19th century homes. Many are in specific architectural styles such as Italianate, Greek revival and Queen Anne. Historic Tours led by guides are offered through Geneva Chamber of Commerce.
Visit our historic Geneva Public Library and enjoy free wireless access as well as comfortable seating around a gas fireplace. In warmer weather, peruse the charming Literary Garden with a tall bronze statue of Nick Bottom from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer’s Night Dream.
Discover Frank Lloyd Wright’s redesign of the Fabyan Villa, an historic Viking Ship, and our very own Japanese tea garden. The Geneva History Center provides state-of-the-art facilities, professional exhibits, and self-guided tour maps for insight into the town’s rich heritage
Recreation and activities – on land or in water – can all be done here. The bike trails are just one of the many testaments to the magnificence of the Geneva area.
We are also honored to be home to the Class A Kane County Cougars baseball team and Fox Valley Ice Arena. Family fun has never been easier or more affordable.
Peck Farm Park is Geneva Park District’s largest facility, covering over 370 acres. The park consists of a nature center, observation silo, gardens, butterfly house, nature trails, paved bike trails, picnic areas, baseball diamonds, soccer fields, meeting rooms, a 19-acre lake, and more. A swimming pool that will have all ages smiling, a challenging mini golf course and fabulous parks are also part of our award winning park district.
Take your pick of golf courses in the area, any one of them is sure to be “above par”.
Whether you come for a day, a weekend or a week, the abundance of leisure activities available in Geneva can please everyone.
Geneva Concours d’Elegance
Fox Valley Folk Music & Storytelling Festival