Bring your hat and more to At the Post's Kentucky Derby party. The party tent opens at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3, with a DJ all day and band Not Done Yet starting at 8 p.m. Daily drink specials include $5 Tito's Handmade Vodka, $6 bomb shots, $2 PBR cans, $1.75 Miller Genuine and Miller Lite mugs. Join a hat contest for the ladies.
At the Post Sports Bar and OTB is located at 554 E. Devon Ave., Elk Grove Village. (847) 364-0044 or atthepostotb.com.
Wind down any day at Benihana starting with Sake Mondays, featuring Benihana Hot Sake for $5 or a Sake flight for $8. That's followed by Mai Tai Tuesdays for $6. Wine Wednesdays include $5 Canyon Road Chardonnay, Hayes Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon and Benihana Plum Wine. And you can start your weekend early with Mojito Thursdays, at $6 each.
Benihana is at 150 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling. (847) 465-6021 or benihana.com.
Caliendo's daily specials
Swing into Caliendo's for a cool drink at hot prices. Start with $2.50 Miller Lite Mondays; $3 Corona Light Tuesdays; $2.50 Coors Light bottles and $3 call drinks Wednesdays; $3.50 Victoria Pint draft and $3 Pacifico bottle Thursdays; $5 Patron Silver shots and $2.50 Bud Light bottles Fridays; $4 Stella drafts and $4 Patron margaritas on Saturdays.
Caliendo's Restaurant and Bar is at OS050 Winfield Road, Winfield. (630) 690-1555 or caliendos.com.
-- Sara Hooker