Pokémon Tournament Comes to Tinley Park Convention Center
Billed as the first major unsanctioned Pokémon tournament, The Klaczynski Open is a two-day event that lets competitors from around the world face off against one another in the collectible card game. This unsanctioned Pokemon card
When: Saturday, Aug. 30, and Sunday, Sept. 1. Doors open 8 a.m. Saturday, with games starting at 9:30 a.m. The games pick up again at 9:30 a.m. Sunday.
Where: Tinley Park Convention Center
More Info: Go to the tournament's ticket site for more details.
What Else to Watch for This Weekend
FRIDAY, AUG. 30
Kid Rock: The Detroit rocker will perform at 6:45 p.m. at the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre. Find out more details.
SATURDAY, AUG. 31
- Trap-Neuter-Return for Outside Cats: This workshop, from 10:30 a.m. to noon at PAWS of Tinley Park, 8301 W. 191st St., will teach participants about trap-neuter-return when it comes to outside cats. Find out more details.
- Cops-and-Rodders: This benefit car show to help Special Olympics runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the north parking lot of the Oak Park Avenue Metra station. Find out more details.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 1
Library Card Sign-Up Month Begins: Sign up for a card at the Tinley Park Public Library throughout September and be entered in a drawing for a gift basket. Plus, show your card at Parmesans Station restaurant at the 80th Avenue Metra station and get 20 percent off your purchase. Find out more details.
Check out Tinley Park Patch's Events Calendar to find out what else is going on and to add your own activities to the mix.
Want to catch a movie? Check out Tinley Park Patch's Movies Friday, which features films and showtimes in the area.