TBOX 2019 Theme is Announced – Do You Like MEMES?!?!

We’re thrilled to announce the theme and present the poster for #TBOX2019, Festa’s 24th Annual Original Twelve Bars of Xmas, The World’s Largest and Longest Running Pub Crawl. The 2019 Theme is… MEMES!!!  TBOX will be “Meme-Box” Read more below the graphic…   TBOX Founder and President Christopher Festa is a big fan of Memes, […]

TBOX 2018 Guide

Below is basic info for navigating the 12 Bars of Xmas on Saturday December 8! Have a blast. Please FOLLOW OUR INSTAGRAM HERE, Tag your pix @TBOXBarCrawls to win prizes for best photos, Hashtag #TBOX2018. JOIN THE TBOX FACEBOOK GROUP for Updates during the day and on our events!  PHOTO CONTEST – Post all your […]

TBOX 2018 Drink Specials

Below are the TBOX2018 Drink Specials. Click on the Graphic and Download it onto your phone, then you can Zoom In for Quick Reference to Every Bar’s Specials!  Have fun and drink responsibly!

The Story of TBOX Featured in Chicago Tribune AND RedEye Newspaper Cover

Read this great article from The Chicago Tribune, and their entertainment newspaper, The RedEye, on the History of the TBOX Pub Crawl in Wrigleyville, Chicago. The Tribune interviewed TBOX Founder Christopher Festa, and published this great story of how the Original Twelve Bars of Xmas Bar Crawl started with a handful of people in 1996, […]

TBOX 2018 Featured on WCIU TV at Elf’d Up Christmas Pop-Up Bar!

TBOX was again featured on THE JAM on WCIU, one of Chicago’s Most Popular Feature TV Programs, for a SUPER EARLY MORNING Pre-Party the Week Before TBOX2018!  Check Out Founder Christopher Festa and the Gang at the STRETCH BAR 3485 N Clark – Where they had the ELF’D UP POPUP CHRISTMAS BAR!  It was just […]

New Pop Up Christmas Bars Will Make TBOX 2018 Festive AF!

… and by “AF” we mean “AS FESTIVE AS FESTIVE CAN BE!!!” At TBOX2018, the 23rd Annual 12 Bars of Xmas, you’ll have a new treat — many of the bars will be even more decked out to the nines in holiday adornment, and 3 of the bars on the route are totally transforming into […]

TBOX 2018 Ticket Includes Awesome CHICAGO FLAG BAG!

We’ve got a big surprise this year for #TBOX2018 Participants – with your ticket, you get our super-cool CHICAGO FLAG DRAWSTRING GYM BAG with the design of the Chicago Flag, the Stars, the Stripes, and “TBOX – Chicago’s Party People” — courtesy of our Sponsors – Bud Light, Goose Island, Fireball, Maker’s Mark, Effen Vodka, […]

TBOX 2018 Theme Announced – TOY BOX!!

TBOX Bar Crawls, pioneers and innovators of the Worldwide Pub Crawl genre, have announced the 2018 theme for their flagship event, the Original Twelve Bars of Xmas Pub Crawl.  The 23rd Annual Edition of this beloved Chicago Event will take place on Saturday, December 8, 2018 in 40+ Bars and Restaurants of Wrigleyville, Chicago, 10AM-8PM, […]