On Saturday, August 20th, the Ouilmette Foundation will host the Third Annual Beach Bash Fundraiser at Gillson Park. The event will again feature live music, cold drinks, dancing, local food trucks, a beach bonfire and plenty of FUN! All proceeds support our parks and community. See below for event details and to purchase your tickets. Looking to be a sponsor? Contact Ouilmette Foundation Board Member, Cathy Pratt, at cpratt@wintrust.com.

Event: Ouilmette Foundation Beach Bash 2022
When: Saturday, August 20th, 6 – 11 pm
Where: Gillson Beach – 101 Lake Avenue, Wilmette
Why: A Ouilmette Foundation Fundraiser – Supporting Our Parks
Food: No outside food is allowed, a variety of food trucks will be on site to purchase from
Drink: No outside drinks are allowed, a variety of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drink options will be available to purchase

Additional Event Information:

  • Gates open at 6 pm
  • Outside food and beverages are not allowed
  • Beach Parking Lot will be open with very limited parking available
  • For Uber/Lyft Drop off, enter 850 Michigan Avenue, Wilmette
  • Dog and other animals (unless in a service role) are not allowed
  • Ticket prices increase to $60 on 8/13
  • No Re-entry, No Refunds, No Rain Date

Thank You To Our Sponsors!

Looking to be a sponsor? Contact Ouilmette Foundation Board Member, Cathy Pratt, at cpratt@wintrust.com” if we are still soliciting sponsors. Up to you,

Langdon Sponsors

Mallinckrodt Plus sponsor

Mallinckrodt sponsors

Keay Plus sponsor

Keay sponsors

Shorewood sponsors

Let’s make this a ‘zero waste’ event. Please keep your eye out for the waste station under Go Green Wilmette’s tent to properly dispose of food scraps, compostable containers and recycling!