The Naperville Responds Events Team is monitoring all COVID-19 guidelines and will be taking all necessary safety precautions as recommended by local health officials, the State of Illinois and CDC.

Event dates and times are tentative and subject to change without notice.

The Naperville Salute – July, 1-4, 2022

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The Naperville Salute, a hometown-focused Fourth of July celebration, will return July 1-4, 2022 to Rotary Hill near downtown Naperville. The Salute blends community, local entertainment, food and family fun. Proceeds from The Salute will benefit Naperville Responds. For more info, visit

Memorial Day Parade

The 2022 Naperville Memorial Day Parade in downtown Naperville is Monday, May 30. Anyone wishing to march should meet at the staging area in the Centennial Beach Parking Lot. NRFV is entry No. 24. Parade start is 10:30PM.

“Strength and Honor” Lunch

The Annual “Strength and Honor” Luncheon was held April 26, 2022 at Bobak’s Signature Events in Woodridge. Thanks to all who came out. We’ll see you in 2023.

Cheers For Veterans Reverse Raffle

Thanks to all for supporting the 2021 Cheers For Veterans Reverse Raffle and congrats to all winners. Cheers For Veterans will return in November 2022.

West Suburban Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade