Dear Kirkland 4th of July supporter:We are excited as our upcoming 72nd Annual Kirkland Lions Club 4th of July Celebration approaches. We continue to be the LARGEST fireworks show in Northern Illinois in 2018 we were ranted #4 and in 2015, we were ranked #7 in the state of Illinois! Once again this year’s festival also features a national recording music artist! Since the 4th of July is on Saturday this year, we will hold a 3 day festival to celebrate. Thursday July 2nd – Saturday July 4th.The Kirkland Lions Club is a non-profit organization that depends not only on our members to serve our community, but also on our community members to help us fund those in need. The 4th of July Celebration is our main fundraiser each year. We have been able to prosper and serve our community each year with the support of local businesses and individuals who sponsor our not-for-profit event.If you, your business, or someone you know would be interested in supporting our event, please click on the links to the left and let us know!As always, a sincere thank you to our previous sponsors!We couldn’t do it without you!
Dear Potential Volunteer,Every year over several days, we put on the premier 4th of July Festival in Northern Illinois. We do this through many months of planning, coordination, and execution. We accomplish this by working together with many local organizations, the tireless efforts of our members, and with the dedication and support of many volunteers. We are always eager to partner with individuals, teams, companies and organizations who seek to volunteer their time in support of their communities. If you, your company or organization are interested in volunteer opportunities, we are eager to work with you!Click here to connect with us via e-mail and we’ll work together with you to find the right way to work together! The Kirkland Lions Club is a non-profit organization that depends not only on our members to serve our community, but also on our community members to achieve so many great events and accomplishmentsWe couldn’t do it without you!
THE RULES1. Ticket must be legible.2. Winner must fill out a IRS W-2G Form and taxes will be withheld from the winnings.3. Winner must provide a photo-id.4. Prize money will be dispersed within 30 days to the winner.5. If the winner does not respond to our attempts to contact him/her within 5 days of the drawing, Kirkland Lions Club reserves the right to draw another winner.6. Raffle chairman reserves the right at his/her sole discretion to disqualify any person that tampers or attempts to tamper with the ticketing process.7. Kirkland Lion's Club 50/50 Raffle will comply with the DeKalb County Raffle & Poker Run Ordinance rules as well as IRS rules and laws.Click here for the Dekalb Co., IL. Raffle and Poker run ordinance
2020 Tickets Available Now!Find them @local retailers or Contact a Lions Member
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, the Kirkland Lions Club is monitoring the situation and as of April 1, 2020, intends to hold the 72nd Annual Kirkland Lions Club 4th of July Celebration.We are postponing any announcements or decisions until after April 30th, or the Illinois shelter in place order has been lifted or extended. As we continue to closely monitor the situation, we will continue to communicate our plans, monitor similiar events and make the best decisions based on available information at the time.The Kirkland Lions Club would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of you during these trying and unprecedented times for your continued support. It is because of your unwavering commitement that we are able to continue to help our community and northern Illinois through times like these. We hope we can count on your continued egagement, support, and understanding.Check back here and follow our social media for the most up to date news.
32 team true double elimination tournament playEntry Fee: $20 per teamPlay in one tournament, or play in both*…1st Place *$1002nd Place *$753rd Place$504th Place$405th Place$256th Place$257th Place$208th Place$20
ENTERTAINMENT TENT - Franklin township parkFranklin township park, kirkland, Il
REGISTRATION INFORMATIONNO preregistration. Registration will be @ noon on the day of the tournament.You must be present to register, first come, first served.Tournaments are limited to the first 32 teams to register !!!Rules governing our tournament are those outlined by the American Corn Hole Assoc.Note: You MAY use your own bags, provided they are ACHA approved.