LAKE VILLA – Timothy O’Toole’s Pub Lake Villa’s Countdown to Kickoff Parking Lot Party & Grand Opening Celebration will take place from Sept. 7 to 9.
Sept. 7 festivities include Happy Hour giveaways and raffles from 3 to 6 p.m. that include Chicago Bears, Blackhawks and Cubs tickets. It culminates in the Sept. 9 Pig Roast at 3 p.m.
The Sunday Pig Roast buffet is the main event and will include smoked pork or smoked turkey, coleslaw, baked beans and potato salad accompanied by a variety of barbecue sauces. The Gina Gonzalez Band will provide entertainment. The cost is $12 per person.
The first 50 customers on Sept. 9 will receive free appetizers and Bears swag. Later, inside the bar, the Chicago Bears-Green Bay Packers NFL season opener will fill the pub’s 30 big-screen televisions.
Timothy O’Toole’s Pub Lake Villa is at 10 W. Grand Ave. on the site of the former Blackthorn Grille. For information, visit www.timothyotooles.com/lake-villa or call 847-979-0600.