Dogs are not allowed at the Milky Way Park during the Milk Day Festival

Vote for "Miss Beloved Beauty" 2019

Please cast your vote for your favorite Harvard Milk Day's Queen Candidate at the following locations:

April 13 - April 20 at: Harvard State Bank

April 20 - April 27 at: First National Bank

April 27 - May 4 at: The State Bank Group

Each location should be ready between 10 - 11 am each Saturday.

To vote, please request ONE ballot from a teller and place the LETTER of your favorite in the round container on the table.

The winner will be announced at the Milk Day's Queen Coronation to be held on Saturday, May 11th, 7:00 pm at the Harvard High School.


Click below for complete list of 2018 Harvard Milk Days™ Winners.

10K Race     2 Mile Race

2 Mile Walk

Jr. Dairy Cattle Show

Rest of Events




Welcome to Harvard Milk Days™

The longest ongoing Hometown festival in the state of Illinois

"Harvard Milk Days helping make family traditions for 78 years"

May 31st, June 1 & 2, 2019 Milk Day Festival

The Milk Day office is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays...7:30 am to 3:00 pm...closed at noon for lunch and errands

Office is closed April 16 - 21, 2019

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Harvard Milk Days offers loads of fun for people of all ages. Events include a 2+ hour parade, rides, games, food, fireworks, petting zoo, Jr. Cattle Show, races, contests, Antique Tractor Show, entertainment, shopping and much more! Please see our Schedule page for complete details.


New for 2019 - 5K 10K run & Fun Walk

Dairy Show Costume division

2019 General Chairman

Sabrina Lindsay

2019 Co-General Chairman

Nikki Pierce

2018 Harvard Milk Days Poster Artist

         Neil Schultz

      Congratulations Neil!




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Harvard Milk Days
P.O. BOX 325
201 West Front St.
Harvard, IL 60033
(815) 943-4614

2018 Milk Days™ Queen
Holly Kruckenberg


2018 Milk Days™
Prince & Princess

Max Eichholz & Kenlee Sunden


Get your 75th Harvard Milk Days Anniversary Book


In our office or City Hall