Join Cubs Manager Joe Maddon and Cubs players ringside for a charity boxing event, "Joe Maddon's Main Event," to benefit Chicago's youth on Wednesday, September 2, at Ravenswood Event Center, 4011 Ravenswood Ave. Grab a tux and sneakers for an unforgettable night of amateur boxing, great food and giving back!
The event will feature several local youth boxers at various skill levels as well as a special main event bout. Cocktails, hand-rolled cigars, spirits tasting stations, a delicious dinner courtesy of Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse and a premium auction including wine and unique sports memorabilia will round out this exciting evening.
The night will help provide Chicago's inner city children and young adults with opportunities to develop championship attitudes through sports while encouraging fitness, academic and community engagement.
If you enjoy my posts, please subscribe to Candid Candace here on Chicago Now. Type your email address in the box below and click the "create subscription" button. My list is completely spam free, and you can opt out at any time, but I hope you won't! You can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, my award-winning internet show, "Candid Candace TV ", my blog, CandidCandace.com and, of course, every Sunday in the Chicago Tribune (Candid Candace in Life & Style) Thank you!