Cure those winter blues with the Junior League of Champaign-Urbana’s new trivia night, coming to you January 26, 2017, at 7 p.m. at The City Center (505 S. Chestnut St. in Champaign). Tickets to play trivia are available for $10 online at before January 24, 2017, or for $15 at the door. Players are allowed to form teams of up to four people.
Trivia night participants also are able to purchase food tickets online for an additional $8 before January 18, 2017. The City Center will serve light appetizers including wings, egg rolls and fried cheese curds. A cash bar will be available.
The winning trivia team will receive a surprise prize and all participants are welcome to enter a raffle in order to receive items from great local vendors. Vendors donating to the event include Art Mart; Baxter’s American Grill; Brixx Pizza; the Children’s Discovery Museum in Normal; The City Center; Dos Reales; El Toro; Hammerhead Coffee; Hamilton Walker’s Steakhouse, Seafood, and Spirits; Houlihan’s; Jimmy John’s; JT Walker’s Restaurant and Brewery; the Junior League of Champaign-Urbana; General Events Committee; Jupiter’s at the Crossing; Original Pancake House; the Orpheum Children’s Museum in Champaign; Slim Chickens; and Slowride Pedal Tours.
Trivia questions were devised by local trivia guru Christine Akin. Czar, of Sapphire Entertainment, will emcee the event.
The event was put together by the Junior League’s General Events Committee and helmed by committee chair Lauren DeSmith and assistant chair Courtney Lehmann. “I hope a lot of people will come out to enjoy this fun event that benefits a great organization that gives back to the community,” DeSmith said.