Burgers & Brews Tour: River Walk Plus Visit to Billy Goat Tavern
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The last date listed for Burgers & Brews Tour was Thursday September 20, 2012 / 4:00pm.
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Get to know the real Chicago by discovering where the locals chow down. Sidewalk of Chicago's three-hour Food and History walking tours reveal two of the city's most interesting neighborhoods, Wicker Park and River North, through their cuisine, from specialty food stores to ethnic eateries, from the well-known to the best-kept secrets. Between tastings, an expert local guide provides an entertaining insider's view into the Windy City's culture, history and architecture, tying the sights and sounds to the tastes. President Obama's favorite fried chicken place, Chi-Town's best deep-dish pizza, celebrity chef Rick Bayless' restaurant, Xoco, Spanish tapas and more await you. Learn More
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“it’s more than a history tour; it’s entertainment!”
This tour combines the highly-acclaimed walking tour along with a stop at the legendary Billy Goat Tavern and features a discussion of the Great Chicago Fire and how it changed the city’s destiny! Along the way, guests will hear intriguing stories about Chicago’s legends and lore, trivia and captivating stories about our city’s past, present & future.
Your first double cheezburger and brew are included in the tour cost!
The Billy Goat Tavern is considered a Chicago Tourist Landmark and is visited by Chicagoans, world travelers, politicians, athletes and all sorts of celebrities. The Goat has been frequented by President George H. W. Bush, President George W. Bush, President Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Al Gore, Mayor Daley (past and present), and many more politicians. A wide range of celebrities have also visited: Jay Leno (at times when he visited Chicago, he did skits from the Billy Goat), Bill Murray, Don Novello, Loraine Newman, John Belushi, Billy Zane, Jack Black, John Stewart, Harrison Ford, Neve Campbell, John Cusak, Jewel, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Kathy Bates, Charlton Heston, Frank Sinatra and many more.
Tours last 2.5-3 hours and end in front of the Wrigley Building on Michigan Avenue. _
This is an outdoor walking tour. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes.