JOHNSBURG – Raymond’s Bowl will be hosting the Bowl with a Bear event at noon July 16 that will feature Bears players Earl Bennett, Johnny Knox and Caleb Hanie.
Tickets cost $150 for a meet-and-greet that will be at noon, with a limit of one person a ticket, to meet all three players, have a picture taken with them, and receive their autograph.
There is no re-entry for this event, and there also is a limit of two autographs per player.
A live auction will take place for the chance to have a Bear play on your team for one game of bowling, with a maximum of six people per lane.
Bowling for one hour is $10 a person and includes shoe rental. A silent auction also will be held with items including autographed jerseys from Bears players Jay Cutler, Chester Taylor and Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook. A raffle for autographed footballs from Bennett, Hanie and Knox also will take place during the afternoon.
All proceeds will benefit the Johnsburg Youth Football League as they build a new football field.
To reserve a lane, email firstname.lastname@example.org. For tickets, call Sideline Marketing at 815-529-3447.
Tickets must be paid in full by July 9 or else they will be sold. Tickets can be picked up at Jett’s Heating and Air, 3309 S. Route 31, Crystal Lake. Business hours are 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.
Raymond’s Bowl is at 3960 N. Johnsburg Road, Johnsburg.