Summerfest Commission


The nine members of the Summerfest Commission meet at 7 p.m., on the second Wednesday of January, February, March, July, and November, the second and fourth Wednesdays of April and May, and every Wednesday in June leading up to Summerfest. Their meeting place is the Iowa Community Center, located at 338 North Iowa Avenue, and each member serves terms of two years.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available before meetings. Minutes are available after approval.
All Agendas


The Summerfest Commission recommends to the village president and Board of Trustees an operating budget, entertainment and schedule of events for a family festival for the residents of Villa Park, known as Summerfest.


Powers and duties include: constructing an event budget, researching activities for all ages, food vendors, crafters and other entertainment, soliciting community donations and volunteers, preparing public relations materials and coordinating all aspects of the event.


  • Mike Gats, Chair
  • Marty Gats
  • Patricia Ruiz
  • Kellas Dodson
  • Matt Adamczyk
  • Cynthia Lopez-Mueller