Special Events Committee

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
  • Emily Silzer
  • Shannon Heller
  • Anita Mihelic – Vice Chairman
  • Mary Vyskocil – Secretary
  • Trustee Liaison – David P. LeClere

2019 Special Events Commission Regular Meeting Schedule

  • January 1st
  • February 5th
  • March 5th
  • April 2rd Agenda April 2, 2019
  • May 7th Regular Meeting Canceled, Joint Commission Meeting will be held at the same day/time AGENDA
  • June 4th Agenda 6.4.19
  • August 6th
  • September 3rd
  • October 1st
  • November 5th

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