World Cup Watch Parties

For USA vs. Algeria and Mexico vs. Uruguay

The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that the club will participate in World Cup viewing parties at a number of locations throughout the Chicagoland area for the United States vs. Algeria World Cup match on Wednesday, June 23 at 9:00 AM CT 2010 and the Mexico vs. Uruguay World Cup match on Tuesday, June 22 at 9:00 AM CT.

The Fire, in conjunction with Section 8 Chicago, will host the official Fire World Cup Watch party for the United States’ crucial match against Algeria on Wednesday, June 23 at Union Park Lounge (228 S. Racine, Chicago, IL) at 8:00 AM CT. The Fire and Union Park Lounge will offer an all you can eat breakfast buffet and one (1) ticket to the Fire vs. Real Salt Lake “World Cup Night” Presented by Best Buy on Thursday, July 8 at TOYOTA PARK at 8:30 PM CT (ESPN2) for only $30. Doors open at 8 AM CT (9:00 AM CT kickoff) and a portion of the proceeds benefit the Chicago Fire Foundation.

With 30 High-Definition TVs, fans at Union Park Lounge will be able to watch both the U.S. vs. Algeria and England vs. Slovenia games at the same time, as all four Group C teams battle for a spot in the round of 16 at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa.

Please RSVP to Megan Melcher at 708-496-6751 by close of business Tuesday, June 22 to reserve your spot.

For live updates, news, photos and videos from the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, visit the Chicago Fire’s World Cup page at



Tuesday, June 22 at 9:00 AM CT

El Estadio Billiards

2118 W. Lake St.

Melrose Park, IL




Wednesday, June 23 at 9:00 AM CT

Union Park Lounge

228 S. Racine 

Chicago, IL


Fado Irish Pub

100 W. Grand

Chicago, IL


Galway Arms

2442 N. Clark St.

Chicago, IL


Ginger’s Ale House

3801 N. Ashland Ave.

Chicago, IL

(773) 348-2767 

The Globe

1934 W. Irving Park Rd.

Chicago, IL


Small Bar – Division

2049 W. Division

Chicago, IL


Small Bar – Fullerton

1415 W. Fullerton

Chicago, IL


Old Town Social

455 West North Ave.

Chicago IL