Posts in category "Events"

October 12 Trivia Fundraiser for SEASPAR and Silver Lining Support Foundation

On Friday, October 12, come to Arabian Nights Farms in Willowbrook to join in  SEASPAR (South East Association for Special Parks And Recreation) and the Silver Lining Support Foundation, two nonprofit organizations dedicated to adding meaning to the days of disabled people. For $25 (table of ten for $200), you can play the game with... Read more »

Trivia Night Fundraiser for Pro Musica Youth Chorus

Trivia Night Fundraiser for Pro Musica Youth Chorus
Pro Musica Youth Chorus is hosting “Rule, Britannia!”, an all British-themed trivia night on Oct. 4, 2012 at Molly Malone’s in Forest Park, to raise money for its trip and 2013 New Year’s concert in London. Doors open 6:30 pm, event begins 7:30 pm. Looking for teams of four; to register you and your three... Read more »

First annual Chicago Trivia Championship to benefit Hyde Park Transitional Housing

Saturday, November 10, 2012 Arrive at 9:45 a.m., First Round Starts at 10 a.m at Hyde Park Union Church 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., Chicago 60637 Proceeds benefit the Hyde Park Transitional Housing Project Answer questions about Chicago history, Chicago geography, and Chicago sports! First Place Prize = $1,000* (plus a plaque!) Runner Up Prize =... Read more »
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Play City Smart and win a $250 Target gift card!

Tonight at 6pm, follow @TargetCHI to play City Smart, the Twitter trivia game where you can win a $250 gift card to Target! This is how the game works: At 6pm, @TargetCHI will tweet out 15 questions. To play, answer the trivia Qs. Include the corresponding answer # (A1 for Q1, etc) and @TargetCHI handle & ‪#CitySmartCHI‬ with answer.... Read more »

Join Great Lakes Trivia's Battle of the Brains and win $4000!

Join Great Lakes Trivia's Battle of the Brains and win $4000!
Like trivia and travel? Great Lakes Trivia will be hosting their inaugural Battle of the Brains, the Midwest’s largest trivia event! The Battle will be at the Royal Oak Music Theatre in Royal Oak, Michigan on September 22nd at 7pm. If you are not familiar with Royal Oak, it’s the hip and happening suburb just... Read more »

Competitive Eating Update: Kobayashi SMOKES ChicagoNow bloggers

Earlier in the week, we mentioned that champion competitive eater Kobayashi would be in town to challenge 5 ChicagoNow bloggers to an Italian Beef Smackdown. Turns out it wasn’t even close, as Kobayashi ate 5 italian beef sandwiches in 90 seconds, faster than it took each of the bloggers to eat one! Watch the video... Read more »
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Competitive Eating!

Competitive Eating!
This Friday, May 25, at 11am, Japanese competitive eating superstar Takeru Kobayashi will take on 5 Chicago Now bloggers in what promises to be a completely disgusting Italian Beef eating contest. We will post the video as soon as it is available. Watch it at your own risk! Kobayashi is best known for his hot... Read more »

June 2 Trivia Night Fundraiser to benefit St. Thomas of Villanova in Palatine!

June 2 Trivia Night Fundraiser to benefit St. Thomas of Villanova in Palatine!
Trivia Night Saturday June 2, 2012 Doors open at 6pm First round starts at 7pm St. Thomas of Villanova 1301 E. Anderson Drive Palatine, IL  60074 $25/player 8 players at a table $175 if you purchase entire table (1 player free!) $500 to winning table Chance to win an iPad and much, much more! Go to... Read more »

May 13 90's Trivia Fundraiser to Benefit Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

May 13 90's Trivia Fundraiser to Benefit Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Join Booth25 Events for a special 90′s trivia night on May 18th at 7:00pm at Joe’s on Weed to raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (a charity close to our hearts)! Don’t forget your acid washed jeans or snap bracelets! Spots are limited so please sign up at the Booth25 website to reserve... Read more »
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July 13 Trivia Fundraiser to Benefit Special Olympics Illinois!

July 13 Trivia Fundraiser to Benefit Special Olympics Illinois!
The Law Enforcement Torch Run, along with Special Olympics Illinois and the Woodridge Police Department, in its efforts to support special needs, social, and athletic activities for special citizens, is sponsoring a Triva Night fundraiser on July 13, 2012 at the Bobak’s Signature Events in Woodridge, IL. The evening will begin with registration at 6:00 PM.... Read more »