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Join Bears Care, the charitable beneficiary of the Chicago Bears, for an evening of food, wine, cocktails and football at Bear Appétit on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Studio Paris, Chicago's hottest new rooftop lounge. Enjoy gourmet delights from your favorite Lettuce Entertain You restaurants along with a sampling of specialty cocktails and fine wines provided by Pernod Ricard. Current and alumni Chicago Bears players will serve alongside the chefs, adding their own unique "football flavor." The event will feature live and silent auctions that include suite tickets to the Bears vs. Vikings game on November 25, 2012, autographed memorabilia and more!

Participating restaurants:
Big Bowl | Café Ba-ba-Reeba | HUB 51 | Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab | Mon Ami Gabi | Paris Club | RPM Italian | R.J. Grunts | Shaw’s Crab House | Wine and spirits provided by Pernod Ricard USA

Bear Appétit is hosted by the Bears Care Board of Directors: Mr. David Anderson, Mr. Jerry Azumah, Mr. Gary Fencik, Mrs. Edward W. McCaskey, Mr. Michael McCaskey, Ms. Caroline Schrenker, Ms. Erica Wiczer

Bears Care supports targeted programs in the areas of education, youth athletics and medical research and health awareness programs focusing on breast and ovarian cancer.

Current players scheduled to attend Bear Appétit:
Jason Campbell Gabe Carimi Chris Conte Blake Costanzo Kellen Davis
Jason Campbell Gabe Carimi Chris Conte Blake Costanzo Kellen Davis
Brandon Marshall Stephen Paea Craig Steltz J.T. Thomas TBA
Brandon Marshall Stephen Paea Craig Steltz J.T. Thomas More TBA soon!
Alumni players scheduled to attend Bear Appétit:
Jerry Azumah Gary Fencik TBA Keith Van Horne James "Big Cat" Williams
Jerry Azumah Gary Fencik Mike Richardson Keith Van Horne James "Big Cat" Williams

More current and alumni players will be announced on this page as they are confirmed.

Event and Ticket Info

  • Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2012
  • Location: Studio Paris - 59 W. Hubbard, Chicago
  • Hours: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Individual Tickets: $200 per person
  • Event Sponsorships: $5,000 - Includes 10 event tickets, VIP reception, gift bags, full-page ad in event program, video logo display at event
  • CLICK HERE to purchase

Additional Info

  • Proceeds will benefit Bears Care, the charitable beneficiary of the Chicago Bears
  • Space is limited
  • Please call (847) 739-5325 for additional inquiries