Chicago World Cup Events at Franklin Tap 7.1 + 7.9

Franklin Tap

Franklin Tap

Tap Takeover, Brew Sampling and Soccer Celebrations

 
July 1 and July 9
3 p.m.

The Franklin Tap continues the celebration of all things soccer with two July events that tie in a local brewery, Revolution, as well as the oldest known brewery,Weihenstephaner, with the ongoing FIFA World Cup games. Throughout these afternoon events, Chef Glenn Pistorio’s full dining menu will be offered. 

Tuesday, July 1 at 3 p.m.  

Revolution Brewing Tap Takeover
First Round of Knockout Games
Spend the afternoon taking in the first round of World Cup knockout games. Revolution Brewing will takeover four taps: Cross of Gold 5% 16oz $5; Rosa 5.8% 16oz $5; Coup D’Etat 7.6% 12oz $7; Dos Osos 6.6% 12oz $7.  Revolution Brewing representatives will sample local beers and delve out Revolution swag. The games will be shown on 11 HDTVs with sound.

Wednesday, July 9 at 3 p.m.
Brewery Weihenstephaner World Cup Semi-Final Party 

Franklin Tap will welcome Brewery Weihenstephaner for a World Cup event celebrating the semi-finals. Bask in the excitement of the world’s biggest sporting event while drinking from the world’s oldest brewery, Weihenstephaner. Beer aficionado, Jason Baldacci of Total Beverage Imports, will sample beers and award limited edition Weihenstephaner World Cup 2014 glassware (with purchase).  The featured beers for the day will be: Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier $5 5.4% 17oz; Weihenstephaner Vitus $8 7.7% 17oz; Weihenstephaner Pale Ale $6 5.5% 16oz. The game will kick-off at 3 p.m. and will be shown on 11 HDTVs with sound.

Franklin Tap
325 South Franklin St.
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 212-3262
www.FranklinTap.com

Chicago World Cup Events At Franklin Tap

Franklin Tap

Franklin Tap

 

 

Franklin Tap
325 South Franklin St.
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 212-3262
www.FranklinTap.com
Five Festive Events Feature Global Brews and the Game
The Franklin Tap will host five beer-centric, soccer match viewing parties from June 16 to July 9. From international beers (the world’s oldest brewery) and Chitown favorites (Revolution tap takeover) to jersey and glassware giveaways, the Loop-located tavern will truly celebrate the excitement of the World Cup. All games will be shown throughout the tournament, the majority with sound. An outline of events is below.
Monday, June 16 at 4 p.m.
“Red, White and Bells”
USA World Cup Opening Game Party, United States vs. Ghana

Team USA will kick-off their 2014 World Cup bid in their first game against Ghana. Five 16oz drafts from Bell’s Brewing will be offered for $5: Oberon 5.8% Wheat Ale; Two Hearted 7% American IPA; Mercurial 4.8% Belgian-Style Session Ale; Amber 5.8% American Amber Ale; Third Coast 4.8% American Pale Ale. Bell’s representative Monica Mooney will be on hand sampling brews and dishing out Bell’s swag. The game will be shown at 5 p.m. on 11 HDTVs with sound.Friday, June 20 at 11 a.m.  
Peroni Jersey Giveaway

Italy vs. Costa Rica 
For each Peroni ordered, guests will be entered to win a custom Peroni Italian soccer jersey.  The game starts at 11 a.m., and the jersey will be raffled off following the game. Peroni Nastro Azzurro will be featured on draught for $5 (5.1%, 16oz). The match will be shown on 11 HDTVs with sound.

Thursday, June 26 at 11 a.m.
Krombacher Sampling Party
United States vs. Germany

Franklin Tap will open at 10:30 a.m. so soccer fans may watch the United States’ last game of the Group Stage, taking on Germany at 11 a.m. Enjoy $5 Krombacher Pils drafts (4.8% 13.5oz), as well as $5 Krombacher Dark drafts (4.3% 13.5oz). Krombacher representative Jeni Smith will be on site sampling beers and will hold a raffle for a custom Krombacher German soccer jersey (raffle ticket awarded with each Krombacher purchase). The game will be shown on 11 HDTVs with sound.

Tuesday, July 1 at 3 p.m.  

Revolution Brewing Tap Takeover
First Round of Knockout Games
Spend the afternoon taking in the first round of World Cup knockout games. Revolution Brewing will takeover four taps: Cross of Gold 5% 16oz $5; Rosa 5.8% 16oz $5; Coup D’Etat 7.6% 12oz $7; Dos Osos 6.6% 12oz $7.  Revolution Brewing representatives will sample local beers and delve out Revolution swag. The games will be shown on 11 HDTVs with sound.

Wednesday, July 9 at 3 p.m.
Brewery Weihenstephaner World Cup Semi-Final Party 

Franklin Tap will welcome Brewery Weihenstephaner for a World Cup event celebrating the semi-finals. Bask in the excitement of the world’s biggest sporting event while drinking from the world’s oldest brewery, Weihenstephaner. Beer aficionado, Jason Baldacci of Total Beverage Imports, will sample beers and award limited edition Weihenstephaner World Cup 2014 glassware (with purchase).  The featured beers for the day will be: Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier $5 5.4% 17oz; Weihenstephaner Vitus $8 7.7% 17oz; Weihenstephaner Pale Ale $6 5.5% 16oz. The game will kick-off at 3 p.m. and will be shown on 11 HDTVs with sound.

World Cup Events With Pioneer Tavern Group

Pizza Specials

Pizza Specials

LOTTIE’S PUB
1925 W Cortland
Chicago, IL 60622
773.489.0738
www.lottiespub.com
@lottiespub

THE PONY
1638 West Belmont
Chicago, IL 60657
773.828.5055
www.theponychicago.com
@ponyinnchicago

Featuring World Cup viewing, Friday the 13th specials, Summer Solstice parties and more
Pioneer Tavern Group announces several June happenings at Lottie’s Pub in Bucktown and The Pony in Lakeview including World Cup game day and Friday the 13th specials, a Summer Solstice party and more. Complete event details and specials are available below.

Lottie's Bucktown Patio

Lottie’s Bucktown Patio

WORLD CUP SPECIALS
Thursday, June 12 to Sunday, July 13
World Cup fans can cheer on their favorite teams with game day specials at Lottie’s and customizable food packages at The Pony. Lottie’s specials will include $4 Xingu drafts, and a $7 empanada sampler plate (chicken, beef and spinach). Private rooms are available at both locations.

Lottie’s features 19 flat screen TVs upstairs, and 4 flat screens and 2 projectors downstairs while The Pony is equipped with overhead plasma TVs and tables with individual flat screen TVs for viewing.

FRIDAY THE 13th SPECIALS
Friday, June 13
Lottie’s and The Pony will celebrate Friday the 13th with specials including 13 percent off pizza and pitchers of Blue Moon. Additionally, Lottie’s will feature 13 hidden rabbits feet that guests can redeem for prizes if found. Patrons should follow Lottie’s on Twitter for clues @lottiespub.

The Pont

The Pont

SUMMER SOLSTICE PARTY
Saturday, June 21
Guests who visit Lottie’s or The Pony on the First Day of Summer will enjoy summer solstice specials with a fun-in-the-sun party. Specials include the following:

Lotties:
$20 Mexican buckets with Corona Light, Pacifico and Tecate
$5 Stoli and lemonade in mason jars
Stoli brand sampling from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The Pony:
$9 Pizzas
$5 Stoli and lemonade mason jars
$4 Stoli Hot shots
$20 Mexican beer buckets with Corona, Corona Light, Pacifico and Negra Modelo
NATIONAL BEAUTICIAN’S DAY
Thursday, June 26
In celebration of National Beautician’s Day this June, Lottie’s and The Pony will both feature 50 percent off food, wine, bombs and martinis with proof of employment.