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Jon & Farrah Lester's NVRQT Goes Country


July 20, 2018
Joe's Bar on Weed Street
6 - 10 p.m.

Y'all get ready for a night of country music and games! Join Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester, his wife Farrah, Cubs players and coaches at Joe's Bar on Weed Street for delicious barbecue and country fun Friday, July 20, from 6 - 10 p.m. The event is open to adults age 21 and older. The night will feature a barbecue buffet dinner, cocktails and a premium silent and live auction. Guests can play festival games with Cubs players and enjoy live entertainment from national country recording artists.

Proceeds from the evening's event will benefit Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF), a nonprofit dedicated to research, education and lifesaving advancement for children with cancer to improve the care, quality of life and survival rates of children with malignant diseases. As a cancer survivor himself, Jon and his wife Farrah are on a mission to fund pediatric cancer research through NVRQT (short for "never quit") and PCRF.

Tickets for this event are no longer available online.

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please email