Sponsored by the Montello Area Chamber of Commerce


It is held on the second Sunday of the month at Rustic Saloon starting at 1PM. With a Progressive Jackpot! Bingo is $15.00 for a book of 15 sheets, 1 sheet per game and $3.00 per a sheet of 3 for progressive. There is no bingo during the months of June and July. The month of May is held at the Montello City Park on the Sunday of Fish N Fun Festival. The month of August is held on the third Saturday at the Montello City Park for Father Marquette Day. There is no progressive bingo while playing at the City Park.

Christmas Tree Lighting

Held on the first Friday in December at Daggett Memorial Park. Santa arrives in a Fire Truck provided by the Montello Fire Department to light the tree.

Father Marquette Day

It is the third Saturday in August. (Postponed for 2023)

Fish N Fun Festival

Held the first weekend in May, with many things to do. Live music, food & craft vendors, carnival, kid’s fishing & casting contests, and much more.

 Golf Outing

Usually held in June at White Lake Golf Club. Will post as dates become available. Golf Outing is canceled for 2023, sorry for the inconvenience.

Halloween Walk

Date to be announced, costume judging with prizes, bag of treats & 2022 the Montello Area Chamber of Commerce paid for 150 people to enjoy a Halloween movie at The Montello Theater.

Kids Christmas

Held on the first Sunday in December to the first 100 kids. It’s a drive threw, at Montello City Park, just pull up to your child’s age group and receive a gift. Santa and his helper are there to hand out goodies.

Montello After Dark Wine Walk

Local area Businesses present an annual Wine Walk. Dates change yearly, posts will be updated as information is available.

Montello After Dark Spring Wine Walk

Saturday, April 1st, 2023

2 to 5 PM

Shuttles available

Check in starts at noon until 4 PM behind Weezies Town Pump in garage

Tickets go on sale 1 month prior to the event!

Operation Santa

More information soon!

Events held by our Members

Lions Fisheree

January 28, 2023 at Mike & Cathy’s Good Old Days

Montello Rotary Fisheree

More information as it becomes available

Lions Haunted Hayride

More information as it becomes available

Montello Historic Preservation Society

Annual Pie Sale: Opening day of deer season, in November. Sweetheart Sale: The Saturday before Valentine’s Day. Free: Bird house building for the kids during the Fish N Fun Festival. Line Dancing Classes: Throughout the summer and participates in the Annual Wine Walk.

Granite City Run/Walk & Fall Fest

More information as it becomes available