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SHOP GALLERY | Special Occasions for Homecoming 2022



Special Occasions

2 N Batavia Ave., Batavia, Illinois

(630) 406-1515



BATAVIA–Special Occasions has been charming area residents throughout Chicagoland since 2009 as a premiere destination location for beautiful gowns, dresses and evening wear. Guests travel from near and far to experience the selection of their dream dress in person, not just online.


Upon entry into this beautiful downtown Batavia shop, you are welcomed by an array of unique dresses that you can touch and feel, offering you endless possibilities as you search for your dream dress, along with a knowledgeable stylist who is there to guide you. Here, you will find each season’s most sought-after styles and must-have dresses.


Founded by Mary Marconi-Popiel in 2009, the shop’s attention to detail makes the ordinary more extraordinary, giving you a shopping experience that you will not forget. Special Occasions does not simply sell dresses– this local dress boutique sells dreams! Visit today for your next Special Occasion.