Catfish Days 2011
Jul21

Catfish Days 2011

Catfish Days 2011 runs from July 21-24. The carnival at the South Island park runs all weekend, along with food vendors and the beer garden. Thursday night once again this year is “Teen Night,” including unlimited carnival rides for $15, a Guitar Hero contest, and karaoke. The carnival opens at 6pm and the karaoke wraps up at 10:30pm Friday night’s events kick off at 6:30pm with a reptile show by Jim Nesci. Live...

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Catfish Days 2010

This weekend marks the 22nd Catfish Days festival in Wilmington, IL. Special events are taking place from Thursday through Sunday. Catfish Days begins with the carnival at the North Island, with $15 all you can ride passes, and includes a teen Guitar Hero contest and karaoke later in the evening. Friday’s highlights include live music at the island and 9:30pm fireworks. Saturday has a flea market from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m....

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Fireworks Roundup
Jul02

Fireworks Roundup

The previously featured Wilmington fireworks show begins at dusk on July 3rd. Also on July 3rd, the Braidwood Recreation Club will be hosting a fireworks display. Admission to the club is for members only, but as they are fireworks anybody in the area will be able to see them. The Grundy County Fairgrounds in Morris will be home to another July 3rd fireworks display. The Grundy County Fair is also going on this weekend. On the 4th...

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Summerfest Mud Volleyball
Jul01

Summerfest Mud Volleyball

A mud volleyball tournament will be held during Braidwood’s 2010 Summerfest on Saturday, July 17, starting at 8:00 a.m.Teams are required to have a minimum of eight players (ages 13-17 must have a completed parental consent form), and the entry cost is $50 per team. There will be cash prizes and trophies awarded for the top finishers. To enter your team, send your team name, contact person’s name, and contact...

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Braidwood Garage Sale Days
Jun03

Braidwood Garage Sale Days

June 11th and 12th mark this year’s Braidwood Garage Sale Days. Last year there was over one hundred garage sales throughout town. Get out there early to find all the best deals or just take your time, relax, and browse around. Either way, enjoy the weekend Braidwood.

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Sports Physicals July 8
Jun03

Sports Physicals July 8

Wilmington High School will be offering sports physicals for next school year on July 8th from 8-11am for a cost of $25. Checks should be made payable to Wilmington High School. For more info you can contact the school directly at 815-926-1752.

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