Motorists should expect delays in particular while traveling on Illinois Route 71 between Washington Street and US Route 34, on Plainfield Road between Illinois Route 71 and Woolley Road and on Madison, Washington, and Main Streets in the Downtown Oswego area.
There will be delays in the downtown area in particular on Sunday, June 15th between 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. due to the PrairieFest Parade. Motorists may want to consider alternate routes around these areas if they are not coming in for the festival.
- Night Ranger, Rusted Root to Perform at Oswego PrairieFest
- Museum to Host Quilt Show, Special Exhibit at Oswego PrairieFest
Parking for PrairieFest activities is available at the following locations: Oswego Transportation Center parking lot with access from Stonehill Road, Oswego High School (north and south lots), Oswego Public Works grass lot and Park District soccer fields at the direction of festival volunteers, East View parking lot and the YMCA parking lot. There will be NO ACCESS to the gravel parking lot at the soccer fields.
Live music, petting zoo and moreIn addition to a lineup of live music, this year's event will include a softball tournament, petting zoo and more.
Click here for this year's live music and event schedule.