Tue., 8/4: Bartlett Night Out (Bartlett, IL)
The Village of Bartlett has asked the Garrison to come out again for its 22st Annual National Night Out Picnic in the Park on Tuesday, August 5, 2014.
Tue., 8/4: Alsip Police Dept Star Wars Day (Alsip, IL)
This is a national event that has roughly 38 million people in 16,124 communities across the nation celebrating America's National Night Out Against Crime. This year the Alsip Police Department has chosen to have a "Star Wars" themed National Night Out
Fri., 8/7: Relay For Life (Itasca, IL)
In years past, we have attended many Relay events as guests, just to interact with the crowd. This year, we are taking it a step further. Come Join Us.
Fri., 8/7: Red Carpet Event Film Fest (Decatur, IL)
It is that time of year again, and the Decatur Celebration is right around the corner. They would love to have the Garrison at their LLCU 21 Film Project.
Fri., 8/7: Boomers SW Night (Schaumburg, IL)
Join members of the MWG as they provide costume support for the Schaumburg Boomers once again as they play against the Washington Wild Things.
8/8: Midwest Makerfest (Peoria, IL)
8/9: Montgomery Fest Parade (Montgomery, IL)
8/15: Wheaton All Night Flea Market (Wheaton, IL)
8/22: MakerFaire (Mokena, IL)
8/22: Centralia Balloon Fest (Centralia, IL)
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