Attractions & Events



Pecatonica's Farmers Market

The market will be held in the parking lot, near the clock, running from 9 am to 12 noon on Saturday mornings.  The first date of the market will be Saturday, August 4th.  The market will run through October, offering customers a full array of seasonal produce and other items during the growing season.


Pec Playhouse Theatre

Attention thespian lovers!  Located on Main Street, the Pec Playhouse Theater presents a variety of entertaining shows throughout the year. You won't want to miss any of the local talent.


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The Memorial Day Parade

The Annual Main Street "Memorial Day Parade" is one of Illinois largest, lasting an hour and a half in Historic Downtown Pecatonica.  It's free family fun and begin's at 2:00 p.m.  There are many marching groups, unique cars, restored & feature farm tractors and animals and don't forget to bring a bag to haul home all the candy the kids will collect!

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Cars on Main

Cars on Main is a community not for profit event showcasing automobiles of all types from classic to modern.
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Winnebago County Fairgrounds

The Winnebago County Fairgrounds has a host of events enjoyed by all:

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Christmas Walk

Pecatonica’s Small Town, Bright Christmas Walk 1st weekend in December, Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, Carolers, Horse/Carriage Rides, Breakfast with Santa, Cash giveaway!

Pecatonica Sesquicentennial

The Village of Pecatonica is turning 150 in 2019!  Watch for upcoming details on our  monthly events.  Our meetings are held at Village Hall the first Saturday of each month at 10:00 am, Everyone is welcome!