It’s National Cheeseburger Day—get your buns in here!
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
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
This just in! Billy Goat Tavern will be a food vendor at Riot Fest and Carnival in Douglas Park September 11 – 13th. The schedule includes fan favorites like No Doubt, Iggy Pop, Faith No More and Snoop Dogg to name a few. You can check out all the info at chicago.riotfest.org
The legendary Mike Royko often wrote about Sam and Billy Goat Tavern. He raved about Sam’s work ethic and character. In a letter of recommendation, Mike wrote of Sam: “I would say that if I had to walk down to the OK Corral, Sam would be the first person I’d ask to join me. On…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