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

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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!

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Come to the Fabulous TBOX OPENING CEREMONIES 9AM December 8 at Cubby Bear – Featuring Brett Robinson of Big Brother 20!

The TBOX Opening Ceremonies are one of the most exciting parts of the WHOLE DAY and let you get your Party On at 9AM – ONE HOUR EARLIER!!!  The World-Famous CUBBY BEAR has hosted us graciously since 2007, and onstage this year, we will have… NO HANDS CEREAL EATING CONTEST for Big Prizes – We’ll

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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

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TBOX 2018 Ticket Buyers Get FREE CHEESE CURDS Again Courtesy of Wills Northwoods Inn!

Our Friends at WILL’S NORTHWOODS INN are again providing TBOX Crawlers with an awesome free bonus — a gift coupon for a free order of their delicious, nutritious, crunchy, creamy, satisfying, piping hot, world-famous CHEESE CURDS!!!!!  That’s right — the first 10000 TBOX Ticket Buyers will get a coupon in their Chicago Flag Bag Goodie

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Big Brother 20 TV Star Brett Robinson to Appear at #TBOX2018 Bar Crawl as Guest of Honor and MC

TBOX Bar Crawls, leaders in the worldwide pub crawl industry, are thrilled to announce that CBS TV Reality Start BRETT ROBINSON of the Hit Show BIG BROTHER 20 will be flying in for TBOX2018!  Brett loves a great party, and will be flying in with some of his friends to MC the Opening Ceremonies onstage

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TBOX Conducting Charity Toy Drive for Rosie’s Toy Box / Lurie Children’s Hospital

TBOX, the world’s largest and longest-running holiday pub crawl, is having a TOY DRIVE to go along with their charitable contributions to the community, and benefiting the 2018 TBOX Theme “TOY BOX”!!!  The Toy Box toys collected will be donated to Rosie’s Toy Box, benefiting patients of Lurie Children’s Hospital. Toys can be donated at

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Laugh Factory Chicago to Provide 2 Comp Passes for TBOX2018 Participants!

We’re pleased to announce that LAUGH FACTORY CHICAGO will be once again providing the first 10,000 TBOX2018 ticket purchasers with 2 Complimentary admission tickets to their shows!  Laugh Factory is located right here in Lakeview at the corner of Belmont & Broadway, you’ve probably seen their big marquee, and if you haven’t been, it’s a

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TBOX KICKOFF PARTIES — Get FREE BREAKFAST BUFFET or Three $3 Gift Cards with Your TBOX 2018 Ticket

TBOX always wants to give you MORE, MORE, MORE of Everything fun!!  We’re thrilled to tell you that now, you can choose a “Kickoff Bar” to start your day at TBOX — just pick one of these options, and you’ll be signed up to get these great Freebies – it’s like having a “HOMEROOM” to

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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,

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TBOX 2018 Sponsors & Drink Specials: Bud Light, Effen Vodka, Fireball, Cruzan Rum, Goose Island, Maker’s Mark

This year at #TBOX2018, the 23rd Annual 12 Bars of Xmas Pub Crawl in Wrigleyville, Chicago — We are pleased to announce an awesome variety of drink specials thanks to our great drink sponsors!  TBOX Bar Crawls has proudly partnered with Bud Light and Goose Island since 2014. In addition to these great beers, we

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The Latest Discount Coupons for TBOX 2018 Tickets

#TBOX2018, Festa’s 23rd Annual Original TWELVE BARS OF XMAS Pub Crawl, is taking place on Saturday, 12/8/18, in Wrigleyville, Chicago. Tickets are now on sale here! The September Early Bird price is $29.99 ($10 off the Full Price!) but you can save AN ADDITIONAL 15% by using the Promo Code “PUMPKIN” or “CANDYCORN” or “TRICKORTREAT”

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TBOX Monthly Friday Night Parties are The Big New Thing!

TBOX Bar Crawls will now be having Monthly Friday Night Parties / Happy Hours around Chicago starting Summer 2018! In addition to our AWESOME, GROUNDBREAKING, EPIC, blah-blah you get the picture Pub Crawls, we’ve decided we can’t just see our awesome partying customers just 4 or 5 times a year. Sooo, we decided to have

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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,

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TBOX2018 Tickets are Now On Sale – Great Early Bird Prices!

Advance Discount Tickets are now available for #TBOX2018 – Festa’s Original 23rd Annual Twelve Bars of Xmas Pub Crawl in Wrigleyville, Chicago, on Saturday, December 8, starting at 10AM!  The earlier you buy, the better deals you can get!  In addition to the automatic discounts that will be available before Thanksgiving, you can save up

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BeadQuest TBOX Mardi Gras Crawl Celebrates Year #10

Thanks all who came to BeadQuest 2018, Festa’s 10th Annual TBOX Mardi Gras Bar Crawl in Wrigleyville, Chicago. View our 3 albums on Facebook:  Album 1 ** Album 2 ** Album 3  

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TBOX TV Appearance! Chris Festa on Fox-32 News to Talk #TBOX2017

TBOX Founder Christopher Festa appeared on the Chicago Fox GOOD DAY CHICAGO Television Show to Talk about TBOX 2017 – the 22nd Annual Twelve Bars of Xmas Wrigleyville Pub Crawl. Click Here to See the Clip!

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TBOX 2017 Surpasses 240% of World Record Largest Pub Crawl!!!!!

TBOX2017 had over 12,000 Participants crawling through Wrigleyville, Chicago, on Saturday, December 9 — However, we are sad to report we did NOT officially break the current record of 4,885 (which was just 40% of Our #TBOX!!!!) because we did not officially scan in enough people going to 10 or more bars during the crawl. 

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TV Appearance: TBOX on WCIU “The Jam” Show with Founder Christopher Festa

TBOX2017 and TBOX Founder Christopher Festa were featured on Chicago Television Station WCIU on the program, “THE JAM” – showing people to get geared up in crazy costumes to dress for the 22nd Annual Twelve Bars of Xmas Pub Crawl in Wrigleyville. Article about TBOX 2017 from WCIU TV Here Click Here for Video /

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TBOX Founder Christopher Festa on WGN Radio Talking TBOX 2017

Listen Up Here! TBOX was the topic of discussion on the Chicago WGN-AM 720 Radio Pete McMurray show on November 24, Black Friday 2017!  You can hear about the plans for TBOX2017, the 22nd Annual 12 Bars of Xmas in Wrigleyville, Chicago! Audio Clip and Show Home Page

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