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The 7th Annual BIG Dig Volleyball Tournament & Beach Party


When: Saturday August 8th, 2015 at North Avenue Beach in Chicago

What: Volleyball & Cornhole Tournaments + Beach Party 

Entry Includes: Tournament play, entry to the party pen & prizes for the top teams

You Won't Want to Miss: live DJ set from a mystery artist,

the Bud Light Party Deck, sponsor giveaways & more!

Post Party Info: Hosted at The Pony (1638 W Belmont) 8PM-12AM


You must be 19 yrs or older to participate in the Big Dig Tournament and 21 yrs to consume alcohol and enter the play pen. Rain or shine - no refunds.


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North Avenue Beach, Chicago, IL

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Beach Volleyball Tournament Information

Grab your team and register today to play in the Big Dig Beach Volleyball tournament. Registration fee includes tournament play, entry into the party penvendors, and concert! Prizes include cash (top men's, women's & coed doubles divisions only), Bud Light prize packs, Budweiser Patio tickets to our Cubs outing in August, future tournament entries & more! Play to win or just for fun - a variety of levels and divisions are available including:


Men's Doubles (AA, A, BB, B) - $89 per team until August 2nd

Women's Doubles (AA, A, BB, B) - $89 per team until August 2nd

Coed Doubles (A, BB, B) - $89 per team until August 2nd

Coed 4's (A, BB, B, Rec) - $159 per team until August 2nd

Men's 4's (BB) - $159 per team until August 2nd

Coed 6's (B, Rec) - $189 per team until August 2nd





Cornhole/Bags Tournament Information

The Big Dig will be featuring a bags tournament on Saturday afternoon from 11am - 2pm. Now everyone can be a part of the big event even if you are not a volleyball player! Grab a partner and sign up to bag some fun at the beach. Team registration costs $59 before August 2nd and includes tournament play, entry into the party penvendors, and concert. Email us at with questions!





Official Post Party Information


Join us at The Official Big Dig Post Party at The Pony, located at 1638 W Belmont. Get the party started with FREE BUD LIGHT from 8-9 PM by showing your event wristband! Party hours are 8 PM until Midnight.  


Parking Information


Public transportation is strongly encouraged for local participants. Bike racks are available at the beach. Parking is available in the Lincoln Park Zoo parking lot. Please click here for details and pricing information.





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