Langley eatery looking for guys named Mike

If your name is Mike, Michael or Mikey, it’s time to make plans for Saturday’s dinner. It’s part of the Mikes Unite party being held by Mr. Mikes Steakhouse Casual from noon to 5 p.m. on June 27.

The overall event is built around breaking the largest same name gathering, first name, world record while raising funds for a great cause according to CEO of Mr. Mikes Steakhouse Casual, Mike Cordoba.

“It was an idea of basically trying to do something big for charity,” Cordoba said. “We knew if we got our stores involved… it would be a great big celebration party.”

KidSport Canada is the recipient of the funds to be raised and Cordoba feels the connection is a good one.

From June 16 to 27, $1 from each Mikeburger sold will be donated to KidSport. An additional $1 from each entree sold during the Mikes Unite party, and $0.25 for each social share with #mikesunite on June 27 will be added to that total. 

Social media shares of #mikesunite will be counted from Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

“Whether we break the record or not, KidSport is going to win on all of this and that’s what it’s really about,” he said after noting that the hope is to break the world’s record for the most Mikes in one place.

Of course the world record breaking attempt will happen in one location − at Mosaic Stadium for the Saskatchewan Roughriders home opener, but the company wants all Mikes to be part of the event across Western Canada.

“We have 25 locations all participating on June 27,” said Cordoba. “And we’re hoping to raise some good money for a great charity.”

According to Cordoba, representatives from KidSport will be on hand at restaurants around Western Canada during the June 27th events. 

Visit the Mr. Mikes at 20020 Willowbrook Dr. for more information or check out Register in advance at the Mikes Unite site for the opportunity to enjoy a free Mikeburger.

Just Posted

Condominium market still ‘a lot better’ than normal in Vancouver suburbs

The Fraser Valley, east of Metro Vancouver, has long been considered a more affordable haven for first-time homebuyers.

Langley Advance What’s On: Dec. 13, 2018 edition

Submit Langley events: or (subject: What’s On).

Ring in New Year with ‘Polar Bear Plunge’ at Aldergrove pool

Langley Township welcomes new year with activities for all ages

Looking Back: Drive by shooting hits Aldergrove home

The history of Langley as seen through the files of the Langley Advance.

Man caught on camera allegedly trying to defraud ICBC

Auto-insurer warns B.C. drivers to record info after crashes

Warning issued as forecast calls for 20-foot waves in Tofino

Dangerous waves, strong currents and upper-shoreline flooding expected for Tofino-Ucluelet area

Reindeer will be busy at the zoo in Aldergrove

Christmas holiday fun for families at the Greater Vancouver Zoo

2,000 Canadians died of an overdose in first 6 months of the year

New data from the Public Health Agency of Canada shows the crisis is not subsiding

Teenager Alphonso Davies wins Canadian Men’s Soccer Player for the Year Award

Derek Cornelius and Chilliwack native, Jordyn Huitema were named Canadian Youth International Players of the Year

B.C. teen MMA fighter shows heart

Young Unity MMA competitors bring home Ws

Torched-SUV victim ‘had the purest heart,’ says sister

Family of teen found in burned SUV in Surrey appeals for justice

Another B.C. city votes to ban single-use plastic bags

First six months of proposed ban would focus on education, not enforcement

Most Read