American Legion in New Lenox
The New Lenox American Legion is a service organization for veterans and committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship programs in New Lenox and surrounding communities. The Legion is located at 14414 W. Ford Drive in New Lenox, Illinois.
The American Legion's success depends entirely on active membership, participation and volunteerism. Our New Lenox organization belongs to the people it serves and the communities in which it thrives.
Banquet Hall Facility
Restaurant and Lounge
Our new banquet hall facility is ideal for weddings, showers, retirement parties or any special event.
The American Legion Canteen. Pizza is available any time or feel free to order in from your favorite restaurant.
Do you own a catering business?
American Legion Post 1977 is looking for caterers to put on our preferred caterers list. If interested please contact us at 815.485.4651 or 815.600.9050 or feel free to stop by the Post to look at our facilities.
News and Events at New Lenox American Legion
Wounded Warriors in Action Wild Game Lunch Join us for our annual wild game luncheon on March 1st. Our resident hunters will be cooking up their wild game to benefit the WWIA and Purple Heart veterans. Representatives from Hines VA will also be present to assist veterans with enrolling in VA healthcare and to answer any other VA related questions. For more information, please visit our Events Calendar.
Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday Celebration and Cook-off Do you have a Jambalaya or Gumbo recipe that is to die for? Are you a connoisseur of fine Cajun food? Come out to the post on Friday March 4th for our annual Fat Tuesday Celebration!! Check out our Events Calendar for more information.
St. Patrick's Day Corned Beef and Cabbage Join us March 17th at 4 pm at the Post for a traditional Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner catered by Tom Kelly's Chophouse. Please see the Events Calendar for more information.
St. Baldrick's Fundraiser Get your head shaved and help fight childhood cancer! The St. Baldrick's Foundation annual fundraiser with be at Thomas E. Hartung American Legion Post 1977 on March 21st starting at 5pm.
Bulls and Blackhawks in High Def We have 8 big high definition LED TVs to put you where your favorite team is playing. Enjoy $11 buckets of domestic beer for all Blackhawks games.
Dog Tag Drink Specials Veterans, show your dog tags and get .50¢ off any drink on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Queen of Hearts Raffle Every Friday Night at 7:00 pm. Must be present to win full pot.
Karaoke with Chad Every Friday from 7:00pm to midnight.