#TBOX Tickets are $11.11 thru July 31 (While Supplies Last!!!)

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Tickets to #TBOX2021 – Festa’s 25th Annual TWELVE BARS OF XMAS PUB CRAWL – the ORIGINAL – are going at a RECORD PACE!!!!  For the remainder of July – or while this block of tickets lasts – you can come for just $11.11 – that’s $11.11 – for what will likely be the best day […]

The Famous “TBOX Frames” – A Closer Look

We know that you and your friends want to take lots of photos when you come to the 12 Bars of Xmas. Our PHOTO FRAMES are one of the many memories you’ll be getting from TBOX.  We will make them for selected bars and also have people carrying them up and down Clark for you […]

Being a TBOX Virgin – A Closer Look

TBOX Virgin Sticker

If you’re a TBOX VIRGIN, that means that this is your First Time Coming to TBOX… makes sense, right?  This year for TBOX, as we have done every year since 2002, we’ll be making special stickers for you to get when you pick up your wristbands, or at the first bar in the morning (Cubby […]

TBOX – Going “Wire to Wire” – A Closer Look

Chicago's TBOX Bar Crawl - 12 Bars of Xmas in Wrigleyville, Festa Parties

Early on in the History of TBOX, one of our main slogans has been WIRE TO WIRE, BABY!! – Which means, to start at the start, end at the end, and go strong all day long at the 12 Bars of Xmas Bar Crawl, from Opening to Closing Ceremonies, Partying Like a Professional, and having […]

The Famous “TBOX Stickers” – A Closer Look

One of Our Trademark Attractions at TBOX is STICKERS!!! We have made and distributed over TWO MILLION at TBOX since we started making them in 2002!  We’ll have more on this page soon so stay tuned — but rest assured, we will have a ton of stickers at TBOX2021! One of the most fun things […]

TBOX Opening & Closing Ceremonies – A Closer Look

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Every Year since 2007, TBOX has begun and ended with Opening and Closing Ceremonies (just like the OLYMPICS!!) at the Cubby Bear, and before THAT, we had Opening Ceremonies underneath the El Tracks outside Chris Festa’s apartment from 2002-2006.  The Opening Ceremonies are one of the most fun, exciting, high-energy parts of the TBOX experience […]

TBOX Annual Themes – A Closer Look

TBOX 2012 / TBOXOPOLY / Twelve Bars of Xmas Chicago Bar Crawl

Every Year at the TBOX 12 Bars of Xmas Pub Crawl in Chicago, We Have a New, Fun, and Different THEME for that year’s event.  And for TBOX2021, the theme is BACK TO THE 90s!!!  We started doing this, because after 12 year or so, Mr. Festa decided he wanted to keep the event new, […]

Cereal and Cereal Shots at TBOX – A Closer Look

Cereal at TBOX Bar Crawl - 12 Bars of Xmas in Wrigleyville

The #1 Question we get about TBOX is… What Does TBOX Stand For??? 🙂  – But the #2 Question is – What’s with the CEREAL???!!!  We will fill this whole page out more soon, but for now, enjoy this short video which will give you a good “taste” of what Cereal Shots at TBOX are […]

Presenting the #TBOX2021 Back to the 90s Playlist!

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To celebrate #TBOX2021 going BACK TO THE 90s for the 25th Anniversary of #TBOX – Mr. Festa has put together the ultimate 90s Music Playlist to get you in the mood!!  See below, or use this link (CLICK HERE) to Open in Spotify.  We made this list of 100 top songs – One Song per […]