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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Press Release

Contact Information: Linda Linford (630) 784-4267

Thursday, August 31, 2017

DuPage Care Center Foundation to Host 50th Annual Fall Festival Sept. 16

The DuPage Care Center and the DuPage Care Center Foundation will host its 50th annual Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 16 in the Center’s west parking lot. The family-friendly event benefits the Care Center’s Resident Recreation Fund, which helps to provide residents with quality of life programs and services.

The event features a classic car show, children’s games, garage sale, book fair, craft sale, live music and a flea market. Raffle tickets will be available for purchase, offering a chance to win prizes including homemade quilts, a barbeque basket, a foursome of golf at the 2018 DuPage Care Center Foundation Golf Outing and more. Apple slices, taffy apples and scarecrows will also be available for purchase.

Major sponsors include Stratford Dental and Tyndale House. Additional sponsorship opportunities are available. Levels begin at $100.

The Care Center is currently seeking craft vendors and car show participants for the event. If you are interested in making a creative contribution to your community, please call (630) 784-4495 or email

This event is open to the public and all attendees may enjoy free admission and parking, however, donations are accepted. 

The DuPage Care Center is a 360-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility which has served the residents of DuPage County for more than 125 years. The DuPage Care Center is located at 400 N. County Farm Road in Wheaton on the west side of the DuPage County Complex. 

For additional information about the Fall Festival or volunteer opportunities, please call the Fall Festival hotline at (630) 784-4495, e-mail or visit