Your Guide to Family and Friends Night!
Wrigleyville is starting to look like a magical wonderland, with bars already decked out for the season eager to spread the holiday spirit.
We invite you all to our kickoff of the Wrigleyville Wonderland Happening December 9th from 5-8pm!
Celebrating the LARGEST pop up in the city of Chicago, we have 19+ bars and restaurants ready to help get you in the holiday spirit!
Enjoy drink specials, ice sculptors, photo opportunities, costume characters, giveaways, free samples of Kilwins hot cocoa and sing your heart out to your favorite Christmas carols with dueling pianos at Sluggers at 7pm! We top that off with an after party at Trader Todds where we will enjoy complimentary appetizers
Bring the kids as we have Santa making a stop on the rooftop of Old Crow and Mrs. Claus making a stop from the north pole to pick up the handwritten Christmas letters from the kids at Rizzo’s Lot.
We look forward to having you!
Schedule of Events
5:00: Guest arrives for check in at Moe’s Cantina: Tacos served for first 200 that check in
5:15pm: Christmas letters W/ Mrs. Clause opens at Rizzo’s Lot
5:15pm: Santa makes stop at Santa’s Workshop on Old Crow’s rooftop
5:30pm: Ice sculptor begins demonstration outside of Rizzo’s lot.
6:00pm: Kilwins begins serving hot cocoa at store. (Cocoa served for the first 300 people that arrive to their store)
6:30pm: Amanda and her amazing band begins performance at Old Crow
7:00pm: Dueling Pianos starts at Sluggers (ONE free beer to first 100 people to stop in)
9-10pm: After party at Trader Todds W/ Free Appetizers
Friends and Family Night Exclusives
Moe’s Cantina – Whooville
3518 N. Clark Street
Moe’s becomes the celebrated holiday town of Whooville while offering a menu of shareable small plates, traditional full-size entrees, signature tacos and a cocktail list featuring house-made sangria, handmade margaritas, premium tequilas, and more. The first 200 people to check in will get free tacos!
Rizzo’s Bar and Inn – John Vincent’s Holiday Sing Along
3658 N. Clark Street
Local singing legend, John Vincent, will be performing some of the holiday hits from all of your old time lounge singer favorites like Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Louis Armstrong! From 5:15pm, join Rizzo’s to write Christmas letters with Mrs. Clause herself!
Old Crow Smokehouse – Santa’s Workshop
3506 N. Clark Street
Wrigleyville Kilwins – 25 days of Chocolate
3519 N. Clark Street
Kilwins will offer caramel apples, hot chocolate and handmade chocolates perfect for gift giving for family, friends or yourself! Tonight, starting at 6PM Kilwins will be serving free hot cocoa the first 300 people in the doors of their pop up!
Sluggers Dueling Pianos
3540 N Clark St
Ready to sing your heart out? Join us at 7:00PM for holiday singalongs with Dueling Pianos! The first 100 people will get a free beer on us! Sing along to all your holiday favorites to finish off the night!
3216 N. Sheffield Ave
Not ready to end the night after dueling pianos? We’re going to keep the party going at Trader Todd’s with free lite bites.
Stretch Bar & Grill – Elf’d Up
Underground Lounge – Island of Misfits Toys
NOLA Bar & Kitchen – A Very Cajun Christmas
3481 N. Clark Street
Inspired by the legend of Papa Noel, it’s a Cajun Christmas Story. In a deep swampy bayou of Louisiana, Papa Noel rides the river in a boat that’s pulled by alligators to send out presents. A very cajun Christmas offers unique New Orleans style Christmas decoration with classic cajun eats. It’s a place to gather friends and families and let the good times roll. Laissez les bons temps rouler with $5 Ho-ho Hurricanes, $5 Santa Sangria’s, and $3 Domestic cans until 7pm!
Winter at Gallagher Way
Houndstooth Saloon – Griswolds
All Our Festive Bars
The Country Club – Christmas Club
3462 N. Clark Street
Wrigleyville’s original Christmas pop up bar is back. Enjoy a classic Christmas party experience with themed food, drink, music and decor.
Diver at the Park – Santa’s Beach House
3475 N. Clark Street
Santa’s Beach House is here for its first Holiday season. Join Diver at the Park in their Tulum holiday inspired heated tent with their life sized palm trees decorated for a holiday on the beach. Get your Tulum holiday experience and cocktails in the heart of Wrigleyville.
3632 N. Clark Street
Mistletoe, Mordecai’s annual holiday pop-up bar, boasts naughty and nice decorations and an exclusive holiday-inspired drink menu, featuring both contemporary and vintage cocktails.
Roadhouse 66 Gas N’ Grill – Jingle Junkie
3478 N. Clark Street
Serving up holiday inspired bites and sips in an explosion of cheer, Jingle Junkie and its heated, ski lodge inspired patio is the most festive spot to celebrate your upcoming holiday season. With an extensive seasonal cocktail /beer list and delicious festive bites that are sure to get even the grinchiest Grinch into the holiday spirit.
Deuces – Santa Baby Christmas Bar
3505 N. Clark Street
You better watch out! Santa Baby Christmas Bar is back offering a multi-room, multi-level, over the top Christmas experience
3554 N. Clark Street
Fire pits available to rent! Enjoy cozying up by the fire with some of your favorite winter drinks!
The Graystone Tavern – 8 Crazy Nights – A Hanukkah Bar
3441 N. Sheffield Ave.
Back by popular demand for its third year, Chicago’s first and only Hanukkah-themed pop-up bar with decorations created for the Jewish holiday throughout the bar and weatherproofed beer garden, including over 14,000 blue and white lights and Hanukkah ball lanterns adorning the ceiling, Star of David and dreidel ornaments, lighted menorah decor, Mensch on a Bench, a Hanukkah sweater wall, an 8-foot inflatable dreidel and more.
HVAC Pub – The Christmas Pop UP
3530 N. Clark Street
HVAC will be transformed into a winter wonderland featuring Christmas drinks, food and music. Stop by for some awesome jams, incredibly festive ambiance, and seasonally special drinks!
1101 W. Waveland
Lucky Dorr, Chicago’s favorite craft beer destination, will transform into Lucky Lodge. A festive Winterland destination with special décor, the aroma of hot apple cider and rustic comfort galore.
Casey Moran’s – Rudolph’s Christmas Bar
3660 N. Clark Street
From the creators of Santa Baby Christmas Bar with all the Christmas spirits you know and love at Santa Baby with all new interactive social experiences and an incredible decor.