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Rochelle's Lincoln Highway Heritage Festival

Fri, Aug 16 – Sun, Aug 18, 2024 • 8:00am - 10:00pm

400 Lincoln Hwy, Rochelle, IL 61068

Rain or shine!

Downtown Rochelle transforms into a bustling hub of community and heritage, complete with an array of activities perfect for the whole family.

Get ready for an electrifying lineup on the Main Stage, featuring genres that will take you through a musical journey from rock to country. The festival guarantees music for all tastes, kicking off with Blue Steel and wrapping up with diverse performances throughout the weekend​.

Don’t miss the Car & Motorcycle Show on August 17, where classic beauties and modern rides take center stage, promising a thrilling day for automotive enthusiasts.

Feast at the Food Court offers a variety of delicious eats that cater to every palate, from festival classics to unique local treats. And, yes, Lisa’s Pub is sponsoring a beer garden to keep people’s spirits up throughout the festival. ​​

For the little ones, the Kids Zone will be packed with entertainment, featuring Magic Matt’s Family Fun Show and more, ensuring that the festival is a blast for visitors of all ages.​

Places to stay nearby...

Super 8 Rochelle


Conveniently located off I-39 at Exit 99, our Super 8 Rochelle hotel offers an ideal mix of value and convenience for your travels in Northern Illinois

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Comfort Inn and Suites Rochelle


The Rochelle Comfort Inn & Suites is located at the intersection of the Lincoln Highway and U.S. Highway 251 just 2 miles from Rochelle Railroad Park…

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Holiday Inn Express Rochelle


Located in the "Hub City" the Holiday Inn Express® Rochelle hotel is a three-Diamond AAA-rated hotel and the perfect place to stay in Ogle County. Our…

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