Special Events Committee

Mission Statement

The Special Events Commission mission is to promote pride and community spirit among residents, enhance Brookfield’s image and attract new residents, businesses and visitors. We accomplish this through the sponsorship of community events, services, projects, activities and programs which we produce in conjunction with local schools, businesses and organizations.

Events Managed by the Commission

Special Events directs the planning and coordination of special events for Village of Brookfield. The following are just a number of the events that commission plans throughout the year:

  • Battle of the Bands
  • Independence Day Celebration
  • Outdoor Movie Nights
  • Holiday Celebration
  • Music in the Park

Special Events Commission Meetings

The Commission normally meets on the first Tuesday of the month in the Village Hall courtroom at 7:00 p.m., except in July and December.

Members of the Special Events Commission include:

  • Dale Schwer – Acting Chairman
  • David Harazin
  • Mallory Kowalski
  • Anita Mihelic – Vice Chairman
  • Mary Vyskocil – Secretary
  • Trustee Liaison – David P. LeClere

2017 Special Events Commission Regular Meeting Schedule

  • January 3rd – rescheduled for January 17th
  • February 7th
  • March 7th
  • April 4th
  • May 2nd
  • June 6th
  • July 4th – no meeting
  • August 1st
  • September 5th
  • October 3rd
  • November 7th
  • December 5th

Meetings are held at 7:00pm in Barcal Hall in the Village Hall at 8820 Brookfield Ave. Brookfield, IL 60513