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  • Dwight Economic Alliance

    Thank you for visiting our Dwight Economic Alliance website.

    Here you will find information to visit Dwight to explore our many local landmarks and tourist attractions. Whether you come to shop our local businesses, dine in our restaurants or take advantage of the many services available you will find this information helpful. If you are considering a move for your family or business consider Dwight. Living in a small town has many advantages. We have many business opportunities awaiting someone looking to open a small business or larger facility.

    Also included is information on various permits required by the village. Our membership page will show you membership and volunteer opportunities. We encourage volunteerism through our committees and events as well as serving as greeters at our Ambler/Becker Route 66 Gas Station. Signing up for our newsletters will keep you informed of upcoming opportunities.

    DEA Business Spotlights

    Prairie Creek Library

    Richards Building Supply Co.

    A Touch of Destiny

    Split the Pot Dwight

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    The 50/50 with a guaranteed minimum $10,000 prize!
    Congratulations to Jennifer Light of Dwight, Illinois!  Jennifer won this year’s prize of $10,000.  Are you ready for your chance to win big?  Sales of tickets for the 2018 Split the Pot Dwight drawing will begin soon.  Be sure to “like” the Split the Pot Facebook page to be the first to know when sales (and early-bird drawings) begin.


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    Trunk or Treat

    September 22, 2017

    Every year, Trunk or Treat, sponsored by SOCU, offers a safe and fun-filled alternative to trick-or-treating.  This year, Trunk...

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    Upcoming Events

  • Apr
    1:00 pm Opening Day for Dwight Youth Bas... @ Garret Park
    Opening Day for Dwight Youth Bas... @ Garret Park
    Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Cheer on Dwight’s youth as they parade around Garrett Park and kick off the season.  Following the parade and ceremony, there will be games on all diamonds.
    8:00 am Route 66 Smokeout @ Guardian Angel Basset Rescue Park
    Route 66 Smokeout @ Guardian Angel Basset Rescue Park
    May 4 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Join us for the 4th Annual Route 66 Smoke Out, benefiting the Dwight Economic Alliance. Located at the beautiful GABR Park in Dwight, IL, we have a $6,000 prize pool that pays out 40 ways.
    10:00 am Dwight SpringFest @ Guardian Angel Basset Rescue Park
    Dwight SpringFest @ Guardian Angel Basset Rescue Park
    May 5 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
    Come to Dwight for a day in the sun at the beautiful GABR Park. The 9th Annual Springfest will be held on Saturday, May, 5th. Local talent, great music, craft vendors, games, and a KCBS Read More
    4:00 pm Let’s Buzz the Gut @ Downtown Dwight
    Let’s Buzz the Gut @ Downtown Dwight
    Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    The 13th Annual Let’s Buzz the Gut Cruise Night gets it’s name from the 1950’s and beyond practice of “buzzing the gut” or cruising downtown to see everyone else doing the same. Held from 4-9PM Read More
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