LA MESA—NFL and NBA fans are expected to gather at Claim Jumper in La Mesa on Monday to watch the primetime Monday night football game with NBA Hall of Famer, Bill Walton.
Attendees will enjoy plenty of football action, happy hour specials, and get autographs from the La Mesa-native.
New York Giants take on the Indianapolis Colts kicking off at 5:30 p.m. on the restaurant’s six HD flat screen TVs. Throughout the evening, Walton will join fans to watch the game, and promote his new Azuñia Silver Tequila in Claim Jumper’s classic margarita, Bom-A-Rita.
While watching the football game, guests can enjoy happy hour appetizers and drinks starting at only $2 from 3 p.m. till close. The menu includes Buffalo Chicken Wings, homemade pretzel sticks, Miner’s Chili Dog, and Widow Maker Burger, each perfectly complemented with $4 premium draft beer pints and select cocktails and wines for only $5.
Walton achieved superstardom while playing for the UCLA Bruins in the early ’70s, winning three successive College Player of the Year Awards and leading the Bruins to two Division I national titles. In his professional career, Walton was NBA Most Valuable Player and took home two NBA championships for Portland Trail Blazers in 1977 and Boston Celtics in 1986.
Walton will do an autograph signing and take photos with guests throughout the Saloon. Dinner reservations are recommended and can be accommodated for all party sizes in the Dining Room.
Event attendees are encouraged to arrive early as seating is limited.