If you are a football fan and you'd rather be out high-fiving friendly fans or smack talking with rival fans than sitting in the family room watching the Big Game, you are in luck. Here are some New Lenox watering holes that are putting out the welcome mat for Super Bowl spectators.
Super Bowl XLVII starts at 6:30 p.m. Sunday.
CBS-TV (channel 62) coverage of the big game begins at 1 p.m. with "Super Bowl Today" until 5 p.m. The "Super Bowl Kick Off Show" starts at 5 p.m.
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If You're Going Out
American Legion Post 1977
14414 Ford Drive, 815-4651
$40 per person. Open bar from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (not including martinis, shots or drinks on the rock). Appetizers and unlimited chips with salsa and guacamole during the first two quarters, with a full Tex-Mex buffet at half time. Please sign up in advance so we have a good count for food quantities.
Anyone is welcome into the post to watch the Superbowl; it is not necessary to buy the food/drink package. Beverages may be purchased on a per-drink basis.
Prime Time Restaurant Bar & Grill
2387 LE. Joliet Highway, 815-485-1200
$25 packages include food and drinks.
Catering packages beginning at $25 are available too.
Tom Kelly's Chophouse & Pub
495 Degroate Road, 818-462-8420
The Super Bowl party is also an opportunity to serve as a benefit to support the New Lenox Rebels. Packages are $25 per person.
901 E. Lincoln Highway, 815-463-1700
A half-time buffet and two drink packages—$25 for domestic draft beer and wine, $35 offers well mixed drinks.
Know of other places in town that have catering deals for the big game or are planning food or drink specials for Super Bowl Sunday? List them in the comments.
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