Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events


For additions to the event calendar, local lodges should send detailed event information to Nancy Wooden Administrative Assistant .

Please make sure to have plenty of copies of the consent and release form available at all events so that we can use pictures containing non-FOP members on social media..




Events Calendar

Date  Event
  Edwardsville FOP Lodge #244 Texas Hold'Em Tournament • Edwardsville KC Hall • 7132 Marine Road • Edwardsville, Illinois • Doors Open at 6:00 P.M. • Poker Tournament Starts at 7:00 P.M. • $50.00 Buy-In, Optional $10.00 Best Hand Game • 2 Free Drinks with each Buy-In! • Bring your friends and family for a great night! • For more Information check out there Facebook page - FOP244 
  14-16  NFOP Leadership Matters • A Seminar for FOP Local and State Lodge Leaders • Nashville Airport Marriott Hotel • Nashville, Tennessee • Seminar Fee is $350.00 each • Lodges paying for 3 or more attendees get a $25.00 discount per attendee • Registration fee increases after January 23, 2019 • You must register for the seminar before making your hotel reservations • Deadline for booking rooms at the group rate is January 23, 2019  
  18  President's Day • State Lodge Office Closed 
  23  Kendra Gives Back Event - In Honor of Officer Samuel Jimenez • Kendra Scott  • 4999 Old Orchard Center • Skokie, Illinois 60077 • 1:00 PM. - 4:00 P.M. • 20% of all purchases will benefit the Jimenez Family • Enjoy drinks and sweets while shopping the collection Crystal Jimenez designed in honor of Officer Jimenez • Can't make the event? Place your order of the phone with FREE shipping! • 847-410-1022
  21  State Lodge Board of Trustees Meeting at 10:00 A.M. 
  22  Evergreen Park FOP Lodge #27 Fish and Sports Show115 Bourbon Street • 3359 West 115th Street • Merrionette Park, Illinois • 7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. • $25.00 per person • Admission Includes: Full Buffet, Draft Beer, Wine and Soda, Raffles/Prizes, Guest Speakers, Sporting Vendors and More! • Advance Tickets can be purchased at the front desk of the Evergreen Park Police Department • Come out and Support Law Enforcement! 
  Back the Blue Gala Formal EventDoubleTree Hotel • Mt. Vernon, Illinois • 5:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.  •    $70 per Ticket - No Tickets Sold at the Door • Social Hour 5:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. - Cash Bar • Recognition of Retirees and Officers at 6 P.M. • Dinner at 7 P.M. • Dancing and Raffles from 8 P.M. - 11 P.M. • Tickets Available at the Mt. Vernon Police Department or the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office
  13  7th Annual Kyle Deatherage Memorial 5K and Kids Fun RunTri-Township Park • Troy, Illinois • $25.00 5K Entry Fee Prior to April 1st $30.00 after April 1st • $15.00 Kids Fun Run Entry Fee Prior to April 1st $20.00 after April 1st • Register Prior to April 1st to guarantee a short sleeve T-Shirt • Water and Snacks provided post-race • Race Day Registration Available • 5K Race Starts at 9:00 A.M. Kids Fun Run Starts at 10:30 A.M. • Online Registration Available! • All Proceeds Benefit the Trooper Kyle Deatherage Memorial 
  19  Good Friday • State Lodge Office Closed 
  27  Memorial Day • State Lodge Office Closed 
  7th Annual River Grove FOP 5k Race • River Park Moose Lodge • 8601 W. Fullerton Avenue • River Grove, Illinois 60171 • Race Starts at 8:30 A.M. • Registration Online Closes on June 6th • Race Day Registration will be from 6:30 A.M. - 7:30 A.M. Cash Only • Chip timed 5k Race • $30.00 entry fee comes with a goodie bag and tech T-shirt • Indoor Post Race Party with music, food, and awards • All of the money raised will be given back to the community through schools, Little Leagues, and other charitable organizations • Sponsorship's Available 708-453-2123
  26  State Lodge Board of Trustees Meeting at 10:00 A.M. 
  Independence Day • State Lodge Office Closed 
  11-15  64th NFOP Conference • New Orleans, Louisiana 
  Labor Day • State Lodge Office Closed 
  26  State Lodge Board of Trustees Meeting at 10:00 A.M.  
  14  Columbus Day • State Lodge Office Closed 
  24  State Lodge Executive Board Meeting at 10:00 A.M. 
  11  Veterans Day • State Lodge Office Closed 
  28-29  Thanksgiving • State Lodge Office Closed 
  12  State Lodge Board of Trustees Meeting at 10:00 A.M.  
  24-25  Christmas • State Lodge Office Closed 
  31  New Year's Eve • State Lodge Office Closed