jars of handmade jamIndoor Farmers' Market

This indoor market features over 30 vendors selling an assortment of foodstuffs, soaps, beverages and more. From 9 a.m. to noon, Saturdays from November to late May at 160 First Street, Batavia. Organized by Batavia MainStreet.

santa by a firetruckCelebration of Lights Festival

Hayrides, holiday crafts, a sing-along, tree-lighting, Santa visit, and more at this holiday celebration typically held at the Batavia Riverwalk the Sunday after Thanksgiving. Free. Organized by the Batavia Park District.

man cutting into a sandwichRestaurant Madness

Dozens of Batavia restaurants offer special deals and menus during this week typically held in mid-March. Sponsored by the Batavia Chamber of Commerce.

child hand reaching for eggsEgg Hunts

The Batavia Park District hosts several egg-themed events in the days leading up to the Easter holiday. Past events have included an Egg Dash, a Tween Flashlight Egg Hung, a Doggie Easter Egg Hunt, and a traditional Easter Egg Hunt. Batavia MainStreet hosts a Downtown Egg Hop as well.

garage saleCity-Wide Garage Sale

Hundreds of Batavia households host garage sales on the first Friday and Saturday in May in this fundraiser for the Batavia Fireworks and Sky Concert. Organized by Batavia Fireworks Committee.

farmers market stand with flowersFarmers' Market

Saturday mornings, from the end of May to the end of October, the Farmers Market fills River Street in downtown Batavia with over 50 vendors selling farm produce, as well as other food items and hand-crafted goods. There’s also live music, artisan markets, and a kids tent. Organized by Batavia MainStreet.

people at concert in parkRiver Rhapsody Concert Series

Live music takes the stage at the Peg Bond Center along Batavia’s Riverwalk Wednesday evenings in June-August. Lively, eclectic music acts showcasing a diverse range of songs. Food and wine are available for purchase. Concerts are free. Organized by the Batavia Park District.

fireworks behind batavia watertower Fourth of July Fireworks and Sky Concert

This firework show and the accompanying concert is held each year on the Fourth of July at Engstrom Family Park in Batavia. The event includes food vendors and music by the Batavia Community Band. The fireworks show is organized by volunteers and funded through donations and fundraisers throughout the year, including the City-wide Garage Sale in May.

children on a carnival rideWindmill City Festival

This city-wide, multi-day celebration is “Big on Family Fun and Traditions.” Featuring live music, a pet competition, food, carnival rides and family activities, Windmill City Festival typically takes place the second weekend in July. Most of the action takes place at the Peg Bond Center and the Batavia Riverwalk downtown. Organized by the Batavia Park District.

people at a street concertDowntown Batavia Block Party & Taste of Batavia

This Labor Day weekend free event on River Street in downtown Batavia includes live music, a car show, a pie bake-off, activities for the kids, and food vendors. Organized by Batavia MainStreet.

People in halloween costumesBatFest

This frightfully good time is Batavia’s annual Halloween-themed family event that includes downtown trick-or-treating, a parade, pumpkin bowl, contests, BatArt, stories and games. Typically held the Saturday before Halloween. Free. Sponsored by Batavia MainStreet.