Cruise right in to Tailgaters Sports Bar and Grill from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 20. Activities include a DJ, dash plaques, a top vehicle award, food and more. Drink prices are $4 domestics, craft beers $5 to $7 and well drinks $5.50. All cars, trucks, bikes and clubs welcome.
Tailgaters Sports Bar and Grill, 431 W. Boughton Road, Bolingbrook. (630) 679-1994 or tailgatersgrill.com.
Mondays at The Annex
The Annex in Barrington offers a hideaway from the Monday blues. Starting after 4 p.m., sip $3 Cuervo Gold Tequila, $3 you-call-it well drinks and $3.50 Sam Adams Summer Ale. Play Pub Trivia USA starting at 7:30 p.m.
The Annex at McGonigal's Pub, 105 S. Cook St., Barrington. (847) 277-7400 or mcgonigalspub.com.
Pint with Peggy
Have a pint with Peggy Kinnane's namesake from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 30. The first 200 people to do so get a free T-shirt that says "I had a pint with Peggy." Wednesday specials include $4 Harp drafts and 50-cent wings. Everyday specials include $3 Miller Lite drafts, $6.50 Big Ginger cocktail, $7 Southern peach iced tea and $5.50 Captain Morgan white rum and cokes.
Peggy Kinnane's Irish Pub and Restaurant, 8 N. Vail Ave., Arlington Heights. (847) 577-7733 or peggykinnanes.com.
-- Sara Hooker