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Do you like Costumes, Christmas, Cereal, and Partying with THOUSANDS of your closest friends ALL DAY in 30+ BARS starting in the morning? Do you like elaborate Holiday Décor, Hanging with the FUNNEST people from Chicago and around the country, wearing Pajamas and Santa Hats and Ugly Sweaters, getting covered in Stickers and Froot Loops, and being part of the World’s Largest, Longest-Running Bar Crawl?! Then TBOX Bar Crawls is for YOU!!!

– The 25th Annual, Original 12 Bars of Xmas – #TBOX2020 Wrigleyville, Chicago on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2020! RSVP to Our Invite Here for The Latest Updates!
Do You Like COSUMES, Drinking Festive Beverages and Eating Cereal in Your Pajamas with Over 10,000 of your closest friends? Listening to HAIRBANGERS BALL and Other Great Bands Starting at 9AM? Getting Great Drink Specials, Free Texting Gloves, Gym Bags, knoozies, & Swag, Visiting 30+ of Wrigleyville’s Best Bars (including 12 CHRISTMAS POP-UPS!) – All for Once Creazy Low Price?!?! In CASE you need more convincing, read our TOP 12 REASONS TO COME TO #TBOX2019 List!
TBOX® has been featured in Local and Wordwide Media including RedEye, Thrillist, TimeOut, Playboy, WCIU TV, WFLD Fox Chicago TV, WGN Radio and TV, Chicagoist, ABC, and many more. And Celebrities like Country Superstar BRETT ELDREDGE, Reality TV Starts from BIG BROTHER® and The BACHELOR®, Cubs Great RYAN DEMPSTER, and Comedians Joe Nunez and Horatio Sanz hae attended TBox ®
Ceral Flying Everywhere… 2 Million Stickers.. Thousands of People in Pajamas… Picture Frames… it’s all ONLY at TBOX!
Read about the History of TBOX®, how it started as a small gathering for Founder Christopher Festa’s friends, and eventually attracted over 200,000 crawlers, and become the world’s largest holiday bar crawl.
See what you’ve been missing – or see yourself – in our photo albums of some of the beest shots from TBOX from the past 20+ Years…
See even more of what you’ve been missing in our action-packed TBOX Bar Crawl Videos – Highlights from the Events, as well as TV and Press Appearances about the 12 Bars of Xmas Pub Crawl.
Read about Festa Parties Incorporated, pioneers of the commercial bar crawl industry, and pretty much, the inventors of what the world knows today as a pub crawl!
TBOX Bar Crawls has proudly supported local Chicago and Lakeview Charities, and this Year, Portion of Proceeds from All Ticket Sales will Benefit The Lakeview East Comunity Partnership 501c3.
Festa Parties Incorporated – DBA TBOX Bar Crawls – are the Worldwide Pioneers of the Bar Crawl Industry and Producers of Chicago Events.

The 25th Annual 12 Bars of Xmas Bar Crawl will take place SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12 ,2020, in 30+ Bars of WRIGLEYVILLE, CHICAGO, starting at 11AM, across 30+ local venues. Don’t miss it this uniquely Chicago, never-duplicated experience!

TBOX (R) – The 12 Bars of Xmas Pub Crawl – was founded in 1996 by Christopher Festa in Chicago, Illinois, USA, as a small Chicago event for a few friends. By 2002 it had grown to almost 2,000 people in Wrigleyville. In 2003, it become a commercial enterprise. By 2010, over 10,000 people came to the 12 Bars of Christmas, and overall TBOX bar crawl attendance has suprassed 200,000, with the flagship Twelve Bars of Christmas Pub Crawl Event averaging 12,000 – 18,000 per year over the past 10 years. TBOX – The Original Twelve Bars of Christmas Bar Crawl – is a Chicago Event not to be missed!