GOP gubernatorial candidates headed to Lions Park in Elburn

ELBURN – Three Illinois GOP gubernatorial candidates – Dan Rutherford, Bruce Rauner and Kirk Dillard – will be among those in attendance at the Western Kane County Republican Organization's annual BBQ fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, at Lions Park, 500 S. Filmore St., Elburn.

All are welcome. Speakers will be Dan Proft and Joe Walsh. Local officials also are expected to attend. Tickets are $35 for adults and $15 for children ages 4 to 11.

The menu includes grilled pork chops, chicken, salads, corn, tea, coffee, and cash bar. Lions Park has indoor seating, a playground, and a sports area available. The Western Townships include Hampshire, Rutland, Burlington, Plato, Virgil, Kaneville, Blackberry, Big Rock and Sugar Grove. For tickets or information, contact Dennis Ryan at or visit


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