Annual bowl-a-thon to support American Blues Theater!

GOAL:  To raise $25,000 by Oct 29!  Once our goal is achieved, it unlocks an additional $20,000 gift from “The Dude”.  That’s right – $45,000 total!

WHY: All proceeds benefit this season’s artists at American Blues Theater, a not-for-profit organization.

WHEN: Sunday October 29, 2017  (11:00 AM – 2:00 PM).

WHERE: WhirlyBall, 1825 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL 60614; all ages welcome.

ATTIRE:  Halloween costume is encouraged!

1) Put together a bowling team
2) Raise or donate $150 (per bowler)
3) Show up in costume and bowl your way to glory!

Bowling isn’t your thing? No worries!  Make a $25+ donation and receive a ticket to the event, which includes free pizza & a free drink! Watch as the best in Chicago theater go head-to-head in the lanes.  We warn you: it isn’t pretty.

Top fundraisers
Highest bowling scores
Best costumes

For any questions, to register your team, or assistance in creating a bowling team, contact Elyse Dolan at or call (773) 654-3103.

All donations of $100+ are entered into our fabulous raffle; you need not be present to win.
When you make a donation, don’t forget to write in the comments which bowler you’re supporting!  We’re keeping track of team fundraising.


Or mail checks to American Blues Theater, 4809 N Ravenswood, Suite 221, Chicago 60640

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