Upcoming Events

Check this page often for upcoming events! Candidates or groups planning events that would be of interest to Democrats and Independents are welcome to submit an event by clicking here. Inclusion in the Tenth Dems Events List does not necessarily imply endorsement by the Tenth Dems.

12/17/201817:30: Mike Frerichs Holiday Reception

When: Monday, December 17, 2018 from 5:30 – 7:00pm

Where: Big Grove Tavern, One East Main Street, Champaign

What:  Join Illinois State Treasurer Mike Frerichs at his Annual Holiday Reception.
For more information or to RSVP, register online or contact Sam Szpunar at sam@friendsoffrerichs.com or (312) 870-0841

12/22/201811:00: Toy Bash and Raffle in North Chicago

When:  Sunday, December 22, 2018 from 11:00am – 1:00pm

Where:  Foss Park Youth Center, 1730 Lewis Ave., North Chicago

What:  Commissioner Vance Wyatt, in conjunction with James Sisson, Carlos Smith and the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge 66, co-hosts his second annual Toy Bash and Raffle.  The event features pictures with Santa, toys for children and a raffle that awards a Christmas list shopping spree.
For more information about the event or to make donations, contact Carlos Smith at 224-610-9987 or Vance at 224-419-4509 or email commissioner@vancewyatt.com.

01/12/201918:30: The Wave Rolls into 2020…with Brad Schneider and Vernon Township Democrats

When: Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 6:30 – 9:00pm

Where:  Vernon Hills Golf Course, 291 Evergreen Drive, Vernon Hills

What: Vernon Township Democrats host an evening with Congressman Brad Schneider.  He will speak about the path forward for the IL 10th Democratic Party and building on the 2018 wave into 2020.  Brad will address issues that affect residents and have a chance to speak directly with business and community leaders, constituents, elected officials and local candidates in this intimate setting.
The event will be catered and complimentary “Blue Wave” cocktails will be served.  A cash bar will be available.
For additional information or to RSVP, register online

01/21/201910:00: Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Dreamers’ Breakfast

When:  Monday, January 21, 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Where:  Lakehurst Banquets, 300 Lakehurst Rd., Waukegan

What:  Reflect on the life of Martin Luther King, Jr., a remarkable man whose leadership helped to shape history, at Waukegan Township’s annual Dreamers’ Breakfast.

Link to purchase tickets.  For more information call 847-244-9242 or email nnetherton@waukegantownship.com.

05/10/201918:00: Chris Hayes Headlines Environmental Law & Policy Center Gala

When:  Friday, May 10, 2019 at 6:00pm (time to be confirmed)

Where:  Chicago location to be determined

What:  The Environmental Law & Policy Center (ELPC) holds its 2019 Gala with featured speaker,  Emmy-winning MSNBC host Chris Hayes.
Additional details to follow.