"Thursday Night Horseshoes"

"Thursday Night Horseshoes"

Thursday Night Horseshoes Public Welcome! Every Thursday night weather permitting, we host horseshoe games here at VFW Post 9545. Sign up: 6pm Start time 6:30 pm Cost $5 Blind draw for partners, double elimination *** Bucket Specials & Split the Pot (50-50) Raffle*** After the games, come on in and try your luck at our Video Poker and  Video Slots. Closer than the boats and you don’t have to fight that nasty I80 truck traffic. Bring your wife or girlfriend and she can sit inside and try her luck while you throw shoes. Easy to get to.

Wednesday Wine Special

Wednesday Wine Special

Wednesday is Wine Special Day at VFW Post 9545

All wines are $3 a glass.  Each glass is a fresh bottle, which means a fresh pour each time.

Meatloaf Monday @ VFW Post 9545

Meatloaf Monday @ VFW Post 9545

 Every 3rd Monday is Meatloaf Monday at VFW Post 9545.  Enjoy Homemade Meatloaf, real mashed potatoes & gravy, vegetable, bread with butter and desert for only $6.  Dine in the bar, or carry outs available for $7.  Dinner starts @ 4 pm and goes until we run out.  It goes fast so get in early.  After dinner try your luck on our Video poker and slots.  Closer than the Boats and avoids all of that nasty I80 truck traffic.  Support your Veterans.

Easy to get to.  Close to I80 and also I355.

Jackpot Raffle Prize over $3,900

Jackpot Raffle Prize over $3,900
Come out and try your luck at the “Jackpot Raffle!”  Tickets are 6 for $5 and if there is no big winner, the pot increases weekly.  If your ticket is drawn, you can go for the big Pot.  If you don’t pick the correct card, you get a consolation prize of $50.  Tickets go on sale starting at 2pm and the drawing is at 4pm.  Must be present at time of drawing to play.  After the Jackpot Drawing, we will be running a 50/50 raffle for a chance at some instant cash.  When the 50/50 is over, we will have a 2nd chance drawing.

Tuesday Night Bingo @ VFW Post 9545

Tuesday Night Bingo @ VFW Post 9545


Tuesday Night is Bingo Night at VFW Post 9545
Lots of games, pull tabs and the Lightning Game too. Food is available by the Men’s and Ladies aux. Tuesday night is also $2 domestic bottle night at the Post. Bring your husband and he can wait in the bar and enjoy some libation while watching sporting events on our 4 big screens. He can also try his luck playing our new Video poker and slots and possibly winning a few $$$ as well. Doors open @ 5pm.

The Chico Smorgallees Jazz Ensemble

The Chico Smorgalles Jazz Ensemble will be performing at the Post on the fourth Sunday of each month 4:30 to 7pm.

"Perpetuating the Tradition of Big Band Jazz!"


Tickets are $5 in advance for VFW Members or $10 at the door.  Bar service and Pizza by the slice is available.

Come on out and enjoy the sound of a live 17 piece band.

Gift Certificates

Harry E. Anderson VFW Post 9545 is now offering Gift Certificates in 2 areas.

Fish Fry:  Fish Fry Cift Certificates are available at the Canteen and Friday Fish Fry for any amount you want.

Bingo  Certificates may be purchased for any amount you want to spend.

               We also offer a Certificate which is a $30 package that includes $1 entry ticket, Early Bird Tickets 6/$5, Player Set 13 games-9 cards/game,

Fish Fry - As Featured on the WGN TV Show "Chicago's Best!"

The Fish Fry is every Friday, 5pm to 8pm year around with the exception of a few holidays. See our calendar for details.


Prices are subject to change without notice

Who was Harry E. Anderson?

The Harry E. Anderson Post 9545. Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States was established on July 19th, 1947. The Post was named after Corporal Harry E Anderson, United States Marine Corps, who was the first casualty of World War II from Will County. Corporal Anderson was from the New Lenox area.

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