There’s been a change of venue for the starting point of this Saturday’s CTA Tattler Pub Crawl. We’ll meet up at Sheffield’s Beer and Wine Garden (3258 N. Sheffield Ave.) at 1 pm. And it’s even closer to the Belmont El station than the previous starting point.
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This week’s announcement of the proposed fare increase and service reductions certainly give us more CTA stuff to yak about over food and drinks. So come on by!
Here’s the rundown of venues:
1 pm: Sheffield’s 3258 N. Sheffield Ave.. We gather here for a bit of food (great barbecue!) 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.
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.