An Indie Movie Star!

We recently had the pleasure of hosting Allie Loukas and crew at our Michigan Avenue location. They filmed a scene for Allie’s indie comedy “Like Father, Like Daughter”. Sam even made a cameo with the goat. Now it’s time to meet the star of the show – Billy Jr.!!!   No lettuce for our cheezborgers…only the…

A Record-Setting Weekend at Navy Pier

This is a big weekend at Navy Pier! Make sure to plan ahead and stop by the Billy Goat for a delicious cheezborger and refreshing beer!! GUINNESS WORLD RECORD® Ferris Wheel Ride: Clinton, the Pier’s Park Operation’s Manager, will attempt to set the record for the longest Ferris Wheel ride ever. Beginning on Friday at 2:30…

New Wrigley Renovations

AS we’ve said many times before, if the Cubs want to reverse the Billy Goat Curse, they must truly embrace the goat. So, now that they are planning new renovations to Wrigley Field, we have a few suggestions: The visitors bull pen should be renamed “The Goat Pen” and contain real goats Goats should be used to…

Remembering Mike Royko

It’s hard to believe that it’s already been 16 years. On April 29th 1997, the world lost a great writer and we at Billy Goat Tavern lost a great friend in Mike Royko. Royko helped make Billy Goat into a legendary reporter hangout. Today, journalism students from across the country make the trip under Michigan Avenue to…