Mark your calendar now for the first CTA Tattler Pub Crawl — Saturday,
Oct. 17, starting at 1 pm at Joey’s Brickhouse, 1258 W. Belmont.
built a great community, so why not have a couple of drinks together
while discussing our favorite topic — the CTA of course. We’ll make
our way between pubs using the Brown Line, the #49 Western bus, and the
Blue Line. Of course, we’ll use Bus Tracker to catch the Western bus.
Check out this Google Map for all the stops. And here’s the itinerary (all times are approximate):
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1 pm: Joey’s Brickhouse, 1258 W. Belmont Ave. We gather here for a bit of food and drink, then walk a couple of blocks to the Belmont El Station.
1:45 pm: Belmont El, Brown Line to Western in Lincoln Square.
2 pm: Walk a few blocks to Bad Dog Tavern at 4535 N. Lincoln. Drink specials: $5 Bloody Marys/champagne drinks and $4 Miller/Bud 22 oz. drafts.
2:45 pm: Check Bus Tracker for the #49 Western, which we ride to the Western Blue Line.
3 pm: Green Eye Lounge, 2403 W. Homer, within stumbling distance of the Blue Line. This is a grea neighborhood joint with cheap drinks.
3:45 pm: Back to the Blue Line at Western and south to Damen.
4 pm: Pint Pub, a short jaunt down the street from the Damen stop at 1547 W. Milwaukee Ave. Enjoy $5 Bloodies and mimosas, $3 Jim Beam shots, and Guinness drafts on special.
Pint is the last stop. You’re on your own to find your way home.
We also will be live-tweeting the event with updates as we get to various stops. So if you can only make it to one of the stops, look for updates at the Twitter hashtag #ctacrawl. Also, be sure and RSVP on the Facebook invite page.