March Madness in Chicagoland


330 N. State St | Chicago, IL 60610 | 312. 644.0300 |

March Madness at 10pin

Thursday, March 18 – Monday, April 5

Guests who enter the bracket contest at 10pin will have the chance to win a Grand Prize trip to the Bahamas.  First through third place prizes include a Wii Gaming System, an iPod Touch and Cubs tickets.  March Madness drink specials include $5 Svedka and Cruzan Rum cocktails and $3 Bud Light and Budweiser bottles.


4911 N. Kedzie Avenue | Chicago, IL 60625 | 777.267.4200

Mediterranean March Madness

Thursday, March 18 – Sunday, March 28

Guests who wear their favorite team’s attire during the first four rounds of March Madness will receive a gift card for a free appetizer on their next visit.  Gift certificates will be given with purchase to guests, limit one per guest, per day.  Gift certificates may be redeemed on next visit only, limit one per table.


18 E. Bellevue Place | Chicago, IL 60611| 312.642.3400 |

March Madness Luxbar Style

Sunday, March 14 – Monday, April 5

Guests are invited to fill out brackets between March 14 and  March 17 at Luxbar and receive a $20 Gift Certificate to use during any NCAA game from March 18 through April 5.  Winner of the brackets will receive a $250 Luxbar Cocktail Card and four tickets to a Cubs game.  The runner-up will receive six tickets to Nickelback at the Allstate Arena and the third prize winner will receive a $250 cocktail card.  Beer specials for the tournament will include $3 Sam Adams and Peak Organic IPA drafts, available from March 14 through April 5.


544 N LaSalle | Chicago, IL 60610 | 312.644.4477 |

Stretch Run March Madness 2010 Bracket Contest

Turn in brackets Sunday, March 14 – Wednesday, March 17; Specials available all month

Patrons who wish to enter Stretch Run’s bracket contest can pick up their bracket at Stretch Run on Sunday evening, March 14 – Wednesday, March 17 (by 10:00 PM).  Stretch Run will award prizes, including Gift Certificates and a Miller Lite Grill, after each round of the tournament.  A grand prize will be awarded to the overall contest winner.  The breakdown of the points earned for each win in the tournament are below:

• 1st Round = 1 pt

• 2nd Round = 2 pts

• 3rd Round = 4 pts

• 4th Round = 8 pts

• 5th Round = 12 pts

• Finals = 16 pts

Patrons will enjoy food and drink specials throughout the duration of the tournament.  Drink specials include $5 20 oz Miller Lite and Coors Lite drafts served in souvenir cups.  Stretch Run will offer a specialty March Madness menu, with highlights including an Italian Beef Sandwich for $7.95 and four Mini Crabcakes for $6.95.



180 N. Smith Street | Palatine, IL | 847.358-9150 |

Durty Nellie’s Bracketology

Turn in brackets Sunday, March 14 – Wednesday, March 17

Durty Nellie’s invites sports fans to participate in their March Madness Bracketology where guests will have two opportunities to win major prizes.  Starting on Sunday, March 14, patrons can pick up an NCAA bracket at Durty Nellie’s.  All brackets must be turned in by end of the day on Wednesday, March 17.  The winner will receive a $500 travel voucher.

For those who are feeling lucky, Durty Nellie’s will also offer a random bracket contest.  Starting on Sunday, March 14, the first 64 guests who enter the contest will be randomly paired with one of the participating teams.  The person paired with the winning team, will win a 40″ Flat Screen TV.  Durty Nellie’s will offer $2.50 stadium cup beer specials and 35¢ wings during the tournament.

1150 Willow Rd | Northbrook, IL 60062 | 847.480.2323 |
100 West Higgins Rd | South Barrington, IL 60010 | 847.844.9300 |

March Madness Fun at Pinstripes
Tuesday, March 16 – Monday, April 5
Throughout the duration of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, guests who wear apparel displaying any college team logo will enjoy a FREE game of bowling or bocce.  Draft beers will be available for $3 on game days.  Guests are also encouraged to pick their favorite teams and fill out a Pinstripes bracket.  The winning bracket will receive one year of FREE bowling or bocce.


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