FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — The 3rd Annual St. Paddy’s Day Pub Crawl is set for Saturday, March 16, 2019 and event organizers say this is the biggest year with 17 scheduled bars and venues on the route.
The event will start at 11 a.m. with registration until 1 p.m. at Logan’s, located at 1805 S. West Ave. in Freeport. The confirmed stops are Mort’s Bar and Grill, Logan’s, Pub 219, This Is It Eatery, the Wagner House, Horizon Liquors, Elk’s Lodge, Eagle’s Club, Maria’s Lounge, Royal Pub, Jumpin’ Joe’s, Wayside Saloon, Benchwarmer’s, Tony’s, Generations Brewing Company, Pretzel City Pub, and Ridott Corners pop-up in downtown Freeport.
The cost for the event is $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Participants will receive a themed koozie and complimentary rides to each establishment. The funds raised will go to local not for profits chosen by the committee.
Three prizes will also be awarded in the form of cash and gifts from participating businesses in a random drawing to three lucky participants during the event. First place will receive $1,000 cash, 2nd place will receive $500 cash and 3rd place will receive a “local basket” of gift cards and goodies from local businesses valued at over $100.
Tickets can be purchased online through PayPal (no accounted required) by clicking here .
Members of the volunteer pub crawl committee include Brooke Deininger-Wagner, Kelly Chesney, Michelle Magee, Danielle Rogers, and Michael Marten.