City of Aurora Events

  1. 4th of July Fireworks

    The City of Aurora's Annual Independence Day Fireworks Celebration will take place on the evening of Monday, July 3rd, 2023, in downtown Aurora!

  2. 4th of July Parade

    The City of Aurora's Patriotic Procession will step-off at 10 AM at Phillips Park and will travel all through the city until 12 PM! Check out our 4th of July Parade page for more information!

  3. Memorial Day Parade

    The City of Aurora's Annual Memorial Day Parade will step-off at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 29th, 2023, in downtown Aurora!

  4. Veterans Day Parade

    The City of Aurora recognizes the dedication of local military service men and women that have served our country at the annual Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony on Saturday, November 11, 2022, beginning at 10:15 a.m., in downtown Aurora!

  5. Winter Lights

    The City of Aurora will kick-off the holiday season with the annual Winter Lights Celebration on Friday, November 17th, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. in downtown Aurora!

  6. Gifts From Home

    The City of Aurora’s annual "Gifts from Home" program assures all active military personnel know they are always in our thoughts, especially around the holidays.

  7. Aurora Farmers Market

    The Aurora Farmers Market's 2023 season will take place on Saturdays, from June 10th - October 14th, from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM in downtown Aurora!

  8. Fiestas Patrias

    The City of Aurora and the Aurora Hispanic Heritage Advisory Board looks forward to the return of the Annual Fiestas Patrias Parade in downtown Aurora in 2022!

  9. MLK Day

    The City of Aurora, in collaboration with the Aurora MLK Committee, honors the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. annually on his observed birthday.

  10. Pooch Parade

    Join the City of Aurora as they celebrate their third annual Aurora Pooch Parade on Sunday, October 1st, beginning at 11:00 AM at Phillips Park in Aurora!

  11. 2023 Little Mr. & Miss Aurora

    In 2023, the City of Aurora will seek the next young ambassadors to represent the City of Lights as the 2023 Little Mr. and Little Miss Aurora! Contest registration details will be released in the Fall of 2023.