Yorktown Center has two great events happening this weekend. First, the Harvest Music Fest is Saturday, September 19th from 4-7pm. The event will take place out t the Shops of Butterfield. Suburban Cowboys is the featured band along with lots of other live music! Be sure to head up to the food court on the upper level before…Details
Don’t be stubborn–let the goat back in!
Football season will be in full swing on Sunday at the Billy Goat! Whether you want to watch the Bears vs. the Packers, or the Giants at the Cowboys, we have a cold one a cheezborger waiting for you. Come on down to the Billy Goat to catch the game!
“Cheezborger! Next! Cheezborger! No Fries, Cheeps, No Pepsi, Coke! In the 60s, when Don Novello worked as an advertising copywriter in Chicago, he frequented the Tavern and heard Sam yell out to customers: “Cheezborger! Cheezborger! Cheezborger!” Later he went on to work as a staff writer for a new sketch comedy show in New York called “Saturday…Details
Enjoy one of the last summer weekend’s in Chicago! Billy Goat Tavern will be serving Cheezborgers all weekend at the North Coast Music Festival.
September 4 – 6, 2015
UNION PARK – Chicago
Check out their three day lineup: http://lineup.northcoastfestival.com/events/2015/09/04/
Here is a map of the festival: http://www.northcoastfestival.com/site/uploads/2015/08/ncmf15_Map3.jpg
Visit Billy Goat and don’t miss a beat!
We’re very happy to have been included in Rick Kogan’s list of the 10 most historic taverns in Chicago. “I like taverns with some history, whether that comes in photos on the walls or the echo of past customers’ conversations — places with ghosts, if you will.” Check out the article: http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/museums/ct-chicago-tavern-history-series-08192015-column.html If you are a…Details
The following is an excerpt from Rick Kogan’s book “A Chicago Tavern. A Goat, a Curse, and the American Dream.” Bill Murray is hungry and that is why we are walking toward one of the Goat’s red-and-white-checkered tables. He is here in June 1999 to promote a book he has written, Cinderella Story: My Life in…Details