Banquet Hall, War Room, and Outdoor Pavilion are all available for rent.

Video Gaming • 8 Big Screen TVs • Surround Sound • Hi Tech Juke Box

Welcome to the The New Lenox American Legion – Thomas E. Hartung Post 1977

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.

We offer many different services and opportunities to New Lenox and the surrounding communities

News and Events at the New Lenox American Legion

Welcome new Sons of the American Legion Officers!

The Post 1977 Squadron of the Sons of the American Legion has elected and sworn in this year’s Officers. Their webpage (under “About Us”) has been updated.

Bags ‘n Beer is Back 1st Week in May!

Join us Wednesday May 4th to kick off our weekly Bags ‘n Beer! Please sign in by 6:30 so that the games can begin at 7pm. Teams by draw. Only $5.00! 100% paid out in prizes. There is also free horseshoes and bocce ball available.

SAL Candlelight Bowling May 21st

The SAL Candlelight Bowling is set for May 21st at Laraway Lanes, New Lenox at 7:30 pm. $50 per couple includes bowling and food. A sign up sheet has been posted in the Canteen.

Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall Coming to nearby Hazel Crest

The Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall will be coming to the Village of Hazel Crest, May 5-9, 2016. The Vietnam Moving Wall is a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The Village of Hazel Crest along with the Townships of Bloom, Bremen, Rich and Thornton will recognize our veterans. The Moving Wall will arrive on May 4, and will be displayed on the grounds near the Hazel Crest Municipal Center.  There will be a formal ceremony on Saturday, May 7th.

Our kitchen is temporarily closed.

Sorry for any inconvenience

Bears, Blackhawks, White Sox and Cubs in High Definition!

We have 8 big high definition LED TVs to put you where your favorite team is playing. If you are a Nascar fan, nothing can beat a race on a large screen TV. Ask the bartender to watch your preferred programming.

Queen of Hearts Raffle

Every Friday Night at 7:00 pm. Tickets on sale during business hours.

Karaoke with Chad

Every Friday from 7:00pm to midnight.

Dog Tag Drink Specials

Veterans, show your dog tags and get .50¢ off any drink on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The New Lenox American Legion offers a beautiful banquet hall facility for the following communities: New Lenox, Mokena, Orland Park, Frankfort, Homer Glen, Tinley Park, Joliet, Lockport, Crest Hill, Lemont, Romeoville, Shorewood, as well as other areas. Host your Wedding Banquet, Corporate Banquet, Awards Banquet, Bridal Shower, Anniversary Party, Baby Shower, Birthday Party, Business Meeting, Holiday Party, Family Reunion, Funeral Banquet, Retirement Party, or any Special Event at the New Lenox American Legion!  Click here to learn more about our facilities.


Please bring your worn and tattered American flags to the New Lenox American Legion for proper and honorable disposal. (View “Retiring Old Glory 2015” on our VIDEOS page.) New 3×5 American flags are available for purchase at the American Legion for $20. Simply stop by the Canteen and ask the bartender. Click here for more items available for purchase.

Thank You For Your Support!