Reduced Beach Hours will begin August 14, 2019 and will be 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. during weekdays and regular hours of 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. on weekends. The Beach will close for the season at the end of the day on Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019. The Concession Stand will only be open on weekends beginning 8/14/19, but will be open on Labor Day.

For the 2019 Season, the Braidwood Recreation Club will be running the Concession Stand itself instead of leasing it to outside vendors.

~~Proposed Menu/Prices for 2019 ~~

Pop $ 1.00
-Pepsi, Diet Pepsi,
Mtn. Dew, Root Beer, Orange Soda, Sprite

Snickers $1.50, Reese’s $1.00, Kit Kat $1.00, M&M’s $1.00

Fries $3.00, -With Cheese $3.50, Tots $3.00, -With Cheese $3.50
Chicken Wings $5.00,
Pizza $10.00, -slice $2.00 ~ Pep. Saug. Pep/Saug.
Hamburger $4.00, CheeseBurger $5.00
Hot Dogs $3.00, -With Cheese $3.50
Nachos $2.50
-With Jalapenos $3.00
Water $1.00, Gatorade $2.00

Ice Cream Cup $1.00
-Chocolate, Vanilla, Strawberry
Ice Cream Sandwich $2.00
Cookie Sandwich $2.00
Push Pop $1.50
Drumsticks $2.00
Fudge Pop $1.00

Icee $1.00
ICE $1.50


Braidwood Recreation Club Annual Meeting and Re-Organization Meeting


The Braidwood Recreation Club held its Annual Meeting on January 12, 2019. The names of the four Incumbent Directors; Justen Bohac, Rich Bolatto, Mike Foster, and Bud Montana along with Petitioner Russ Toler were placed on the ballot.


141 votes were cast with the following results; Justen Bohac 95 votes, Rich Bolatto 68 votes, Mike Foster 91 votes, Bud Montana 78 votes, and Russ Toler 72 votes. The following four individuals accepted 3 year terms on the Board of Directors; Justen Bohac, Mike Foster, Bud Montana, and Russ Toler.


A Re-Organization Meeting was held on January 13, 2019 with the following assignments;


The new Executive Council consists of;

            President – Rich Friddle                             Vice-President – Bud Montana

            Executive Treasurer – Allen Crisco          Executive Secretary – Tyler Geiss


Council Assignments are as follows;


                        Council                                                                                  Director

                        Administration                                                                    Dan Belcher                                                          Area, Tennis & Winter Sports                                           Bud Montana                                                        Beach                                                                                     Tyler Geiss                           

                        Camping                                                                               Dean Geiss               

                        Concession                                                                           P.J. O’Reilly, Jr.

                        Fishing                                                                                  Dan Koslowski

                        Gate & Fence                                                                        Russ Toler

                        Roads                                                                                     Justen Bohac

                        Pro Shop                                                                                Frank Perucca

                        Golf                                                                                        Allen Crisco

                        Membership & Activities                                                   Mike Foster



Board of Directors, Braidwood Recreation Club

 As of 11/7/18, there will be no savings of parking spots on "Fireworks Day" or any day of the year, unless you are physically sitting or standing in 1 spot.

No claiming of picnic spots until midnight of the night before.