Acorn Fest

Acorn Fest, 2018 is scheduled in Crete Park for Sept 21 & 22, 2018

Thank you to all the volunteers, sponsors and those that came out for Acorn Fest, 2017. It was a great success! 

2017 Food Booths
Benton Street Bakery Pumpkin Spice & Apple Spice donuts, cookies & teas
Aurelio’s Pizza & Breadsticks
Smokey Jo’s Brisket & Pulled Pork
The Edge Coffee & Zarlengos Ice Cream
Meat My Buns Food Truck
American Legion Hot Dogs 
First Apostolic Church Funnel Cakes
CMHS Band Boosters Popcorn
Northwoods Corned Beef
Bob Kasper Burgers

2017 Vendor Booths

Wood Crafts Handmade Jewelry
Bee Friends Apiary Patty Cake Soaps Lipsense Plum Creek Nature Center Debra Kidd Crafts City on a Hill Co. + Paulette Redemske Greeting Cards

Sewcrafty Quilted Crafts
Team Nick Beautiful by Bartlett
Partylite Candles Neon Nuts
Lula Roe Thirty-One
Busy Bette South Suburban Special Rec
Old Plank Trail Salon 22 Princess & Polish
Trinity Lutheran Northern IL Food Bank Merisko Health Builders & MORE!

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Independence Physical Therapy
M&J Underground
Illinois Lutheran School
Wehling Lawn Care
Crete Woman's Club
Crete Lumber & Supply
The Vedette - Russel Publication
DaCav Industries
A Better Door & Window
Crete Township
Walt's Food Center
Village of Crete
Friends of the Crete Public Library
Benton Street Bakery Cafe'
State Farm, Lauren Glenn
Shaklee, Merisko Health Builders
Little People's Pre-School, Inc

Have you heard about The Nutty Run?  

Crete Park District staff says this event is about good food, good friends, and good fun and they hope people will bring family and friends and relax in Crete Park.  Therese Hale said, “It is our hope that this event will strengthen our Community and help people make new friends in a fun, yet relaxing environment.  It’s not just another thing to do. It’s a way to bring people together.”  For more information see or on Facebook, search Acorn Fest.

Sponsorships for Acorn Fest are available.  Call Therese at (708)672-6969 for more information.

Want to have a booth at our festival?  Call Janel at (708)672-6969.

Do you have a food truck or food booth that would be great at our fest?  Call Amy at (708)672-6969