Calendar

May
1
Mon
Planning & Zoning Meeting
May 1 @ 7:00 pm
May
6
Sat
Red Carpet Corridor Festival
May 6 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

11th Annual Illinois Rt. 66 Red Carpet Corridor Festival Saturday May 6th @ 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  During the annual festival, Illinois towns along The Mother Road from Joliet to Towanda host activities and events to celebrate and promote the rich history of US Rt. 66  Along Braidwood’s stretch of the corridor, you’ll be able to find crafts, music, classic cars and much more. Come join this family fun festival!!!

May
7
Sun
Rt. 66 Red Carpet Corridor Festival
May 7 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

11th Annual Illinois Rt. 66 Red Carpet Corridor Festival Saturday May 7th  @ 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  During the annual festival, Illinois towns along The Mother Road from Joliet to Towanda host activities and events to celebrate and promote the rich history of US Rt. 66  Along Braidwood’s stretch of the corridor, you’ll be able to find crafts, music, classic cars and much more. Come join this family fun festival!!!

May
9
Tue
City Council Meeting
May 9 @ 7:00 pm
May
13
Sat
BBSA Dollars for Dogs Fundraiser
May 13 @ 10:00 am

BBSA “Dollars For Dogs” Fundraiser Saturday May 13th @ 10:00 a.m. in front of Whitmore Ace Hardware in Braidwood. All  funds will help support their youth baseball/softball program.

Ladies Night Out
May 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Saturday May 13th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. located at Old Smokey Park-Lions Pavilion 263 W. Second St. Parking available via Second St. entrance or North entrance on Third St.  Shop with lots of Vendors Raffle Baskets & More Take Mom, Grandma, Sister, Aunt or Yourself for a Pre Mothers Day Treat  Enjoy some games/ Meet new people  Admission: $5.00 Per Person Includes Appetizers & Beverages  All Proceeds go towards the purchase of a New Playground Equipment for the Lions Kiddie Park for more information www.braidwoodlionsclub.org

May
20
Sat
Senior Citizens & Veterans Health & Wellness Expo.
May 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sponsored By: The Braidwood Lions Club Saturday May 20th @ Noon to 4:00 p.m. Seniors Citizens & Veterans Health & Wellness Expo. located at Old Smokey City Park Lion’s Pavilion 263 W. Second St. Braidwood.  Free Admission  Free Blood Pressure, Blood  Glucose and other wellness screenings  Representatives from various Senior and Veterans agencies/organizations   Information on Senior & Veterans health & wellness services  Information & representatives from local businesses who provide services for Seniors & Veterans and Much More!!!!  Soup & Sandwich Lunch (Includes a Beverage & Desert) $5.00  Free lunch for Senior Citizens (age 60 & over) & Veterans who reside within the Braidwood Lions Club’s services area (Braidwood, Godly & Shadow Lakes communities).  PROOF OF RESIDENCY MUST BE PRESENTED at the registration table in order to receive a free lunch.  Veterans must show military ID or dog tags along with proof of residency within the club’s service area. for more information please visit www.braidwoodlionsclub.org

May
23
Tue
City Council Meeting
May 23 @ 7:00 pm
Jun
5
Mon
Planning & Zoning Meeting
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm
Jun
9
Fri
Annual Braidwood All Town Garage Sales
Jun 9 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Friday June 9th & Saturday June 10th from 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Both Days ( Rain or Shine) Sponsored by: Braidwood Fire Sirens.  Maps and sale listings will be available on the day of the sales at the 1st Presbyterian Church (Corner of Main & Lincoln St. in Braidwood).  Entry forms for those wishing to hold a garage sale during the event will be available in the month prior to the sales.  Entry forms will be available in Doc’s Drugs, Braidwood City Hall, in the Braidwood Journal and on the Braidwood Park District’s website.