Pub crawl returns as July 4 celebration fundraiser

Shoot for a hole-in-one, avoid yelling “Fore!” and help the American Legion raise funds for its Fourth of July celebration. Participants at next Saturday’s mini-golf pub crawl can do all of the above while  enjoying drink specials from several local bars and restaurants.

New last year, the event was a hit. This year, registration begins at noon on Saturday, Feb. 15 at the Legion, 355 W. Broadway Ave. Golfing begins at 1 p.m. Teams of four can register for $25 per golfer in person, but teams registered by Feb. 12 will be entered for a $50 drawing. Forms are available at the American Legion or

This year’s participants are the Legion, Friar Tuck’s Pub, Don Julio’s, the VFW and Vannelli’s by the Lake. will provide free transportation between locations.

Cash prizes will be given for first, second and third place, as well as for the best Olympic-themed team costume. An awards party with food and prize drawings will begin at 5 p.m. back at the Legion.