Established in 1865, Braidwood, Illinois has grown up alongside Old US Rt 66 and experienced all its phases. That’s why you’ll still find decades old roadside attractions like the Braidwood Zoo and the Polka-A-Dot Drive-In, but the fun doesn’t stop there. Heres the Summer of 2022 Events you can plan for and expand your visit into an overnight stay.
June 23 Bike Knight #2
July 6 Coffin Cup Car Show
July 14,16,17 Lions Club Summerfest
July 28 Bike Knight #3
July 30 Rock & Roll Coal Truck Show
August 6 Abuse Awareness Ride & Fundraiser
August 20 Village Market
August 24 Bike Knight #4
August 28 Lawnmower Demo Derby
September 17 Village Market
September 15 Kids Can Cook
September 22 Bike Knight #5
For more information on what’s happening in town, good food and drink and special events with a cause, contact the Top Fuel Saloon (275 South Hickory Street, 815-458-3000) or City Hall.