Join The Heckler and Rick Telander this Saturday, April 10, at Harry Caray’s Tavern Wrigleyville for the 102nd Annual Next Year Day to celebrate the joy, frustration and eternal optimism that is … Next Year! This one promises to be the best ever (yes, even better than 1946, 1970, 1985, 1990, 1999, 2004 and 2008 combined).

A portion of proceeds benefit JDRF Illinois. Cost is $12 at the door and only $10 in advance. Click here to buy now.

Among the many, many reasons to attend:

Great live music & entertainment

JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound These guys are absolutely phenomenal

Hired Goons Ramones covers with a “Simpsons” twist … amazing

Mighty Del Crustaceans Hits like “Hang on Sloopy” never sounded so good

iO Chicago performances – If you don’t laugh, it’s all your fault

World’s Largest Singing of “Go Cubs Go” (outside of Wrigley of course) at midnight

Fun games like “Pin the Mullet on the Sox Fan” and “Bad Harry Caray Impression Contest”

Unbeatable drink specials

$3 Old Style bottles & $5 Absolut drinks. On a Saturday night in Wrigleyville? Get outta here.

Spectacular prizes

Cubs-Sox rooftop giveaway for four from Skybox on Sheffield

Cubs tickets from Old Style

Prize for the worst-dressed Cubs fan from Clark Street Sports

iO Chicago tickets and classes

Cool free stuff from Old Style and others

Still not convinced? Check out pics here and here from previous Next Year Days. Bill Murray even showed up one year! So did Ronnie Woo-Woo. We’ll let you decide which one was more noteworthy.

Doors open at 8 p.m. and the event lasts all night

Buy now to save a couple bucks and beat the lines by reserving your spot on the guest list