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FIREWORKS AND FUN ON THE FOURTH!

Galena, Illinois is the place to go Sunday, July 4! Live music and food will welcome revelers downtown Galena, beginning at 6 p.m. on Green Street, in front of the old Post Office. Food and music are brought to you … Continue reading

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Fireworks in Galena on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m.!

GALENA–The Kiwanis Club of Galena and the Galena Downtown Business Association (GDBA) are teaming together to bring fireworks to Galena! At 6:30 p.m., on Saturday, Dec. 5, the sky above Grant Park will explode with fireworks. The annual “Fire in … Continue reading

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FIREWORKS NOW SET FOR DEC. 5!

The Kiwanis Club of Galena’s annual July 4 fireworks are now set for Dec. 5. Because of the challenges related to COVID-19, Kiwanis is partnering with the Galena Downtown Business Association (GDBA) to bring fireworks to Galena. The fireworks will … Continue reading

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Galena’s Sept. 6 fireworks postponed

Galena’s fireworks—originally planned for Independence Day, and then moved to Sept. 6—are postponed again. Citing dangerously dry weather conditions, the Galena Fire Department has recommended the fireworks planned for Sunday evening be rescheduled. A reschedule date has not yet been … Continue reading

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GALENA FIREWORKS ON SEPT. 6

  GALENA–Fireworks are coming to Galena. The Independence Day fireworks are planned for Sunday, Sept. 6, at dusk. Because of the new location, fireworks should be visible from many key points throughout the city. The Kiwanis Club of Galena partners … Continue reading

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Run for the Parks cancelled

GALENA–The Kiwanis Club of Galena’s Run for the Parks event, planned for Saturday, May 16, is cancelled due to the uncertainty of the COVID-19 situation. Race director Susan Sostak said, “Given the current circumstances with the ongoing, daily changes in … Continue reading

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Registration now open for the Run for the Parks! Galena Kiwanis Spring Race!

Registration is open now for the Run for the Parks! Galena Kiwanis Spring Race! The event will include a kid’s fun run; a 5-mile run; and a 10-mile run on Saturday, May 16. To register, and for more information, click … Continue reading

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Caramel Apple Sundaes coming your way at Galena’s Country Fair!

The Kiwanis Club of Galena will again offer caramel apple sundaes at the Galena Country Fair, Oct. 12-13. In the Oct. 2, 2019 Galena Gazette, Kiwanis Club president Jay Dickerson talked about the importance of Country Fair. It benefits the … Continue reading

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Sign Up now for Galena’s 25th annual Independence Day Parade!

Register your parade entry now for the Kiwanis Club of Galena’s 25th annual July 4 Parade! The parade starts at 6 p.m., on Main Street at the corner of the DeSoto House. Live music and food is available at the … Continue reading

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THANK YOU!

  The Kiwanis Club of Galena thanks our sponsors and supporters who helped make the River Trail Run on Saturday, May 18 a SUCCESS: Illinois Bank and Trust DeSoto House FHN Envision Tees Big Apple Bagels The Shoe Shack Eagle … Continue reading

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