Pub Crawl Comes Crawling Back to Downtown Elgin

On Saturday, August 18 from 7PM-Midnight, the Downtown Neighborhood Association invites you to get your crawl on at the association’s annual Downtown Elgin Pub Crawl.

This year’s Pub Crawl features nine participating downtown Elgin bars including:

The AfterSet, 158 Symphony Way
Douglas Street Sports Pub, 231 Douglas Avenue
Eaton’s Redwood Inn, 118 W. Chicago Street
Elgin Public House, 219 E. Chicago Street
Gasthaus, 15 N. Grove Avenue
Martini Room, 161 E. Chicago Street
Prairie Rock Grill, 127 S. Grove Avenue
Prime BurgerHouse, 250 S. Grove Avenue inside Grand Victoria Casino
Villa Verone, 13 Douglas Avenue

Pub Crawl Passports will be available for $10 on the night of the event or purchase passports in advance online for only $7 beginning Friday, July 27 at

Crawlers who obtain passport punches at 7 of the 9 participating venues are eligible to win a $500 cash prize. Winner to be announced on Wednesday, August 22.

Volunteers will also be selling 50/50 DNA Gala raffle tickets at each venue. The 50/50 drawing will be held on October 11. Winners need not be present.

The DNA is actively seeking volunteers to man tables in front of the bars and help with set up and take down for the Pub Crawl. For more about Pub Crawl volunteer opportunities, call Promotions Coordinator Jason Pawlowski at (847) 488-1456 or