DJI Events

Rock River Wine Walk - Spring

May 9, 1:00-5:00 pm

Walk around downtown, or jump on the trolley, and shop while sipping different wines. Try your current favorites and find new ones, too!

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Nights on Festival

Every Third Thursday, May 21, June 18, July 16, August 20, 4:00-8:00 pm

This night event features local vendors selling their wares, along with food trucks and beverage stands, located on Festival Street in the Town Square. Stay tuned for musical entertainment details held at the JP Cullen Memorial Pavilion.

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Music at the Marv

Every Tuesday, June 2-August 25, 6:30-8:00 pm

A free, summer concert series featuring local and regional artists, located at the Marvin Roth Pavilion in Lower Courthouse Park.

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608 Day

June 8, 10:00 am-8:00 pm

Taking its name from Janesville's area code, this celebration offers deals at downtown businesses, a downtown-wide scavenger hunt, and an outdoor, evening concert on June 8 each year.

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Rock River Wine Walk - Fall

September 28, Noon–5:00 pm

Walk around downtown, or jump on the trolley, and shop while sipping different wines. Try your current favorites and find some new ones, too!

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Trick or Treat Downtown

October 31, 10:00 am–1:00 pm

Starting at the Janesville Farmers Market, families can hop on the free trolley and stop at participating businesses to collect their sweet rewards.

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Meander Downtown

November 20, 4:30-9:00 pm

Start the holiday season off right by shopping for unique gifts and great deals at participating downtown businesses, stores, and pop-up shops. Held every year on the Friday evening before the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Janesville's Jolly Jingle

December 4–6, Various times

The Jolly Jingle is a family-friendly, three-day event held throughout the downtown every first weekend in December. Activities include musical performances, Christkindl markets, and a lighted parade with fireworks.

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