If you are living in a furnished rental or corporate housing this winter in Downtown Chicago,you might be interested in hitting up some of the city’s famous Christmas pop-up bars. This phenomenon is surprisingly popular in Chicago,where plenty of Christmas pop-up bars are available in just about every neighborhood you can possibly think of. Here is a list of some of our favorites.
This massive Lincoln Park establishment is probably the most well-known and frequented pop-up bar in Chicago during Christmas season. The huge,3-story bar features live DJs,Christmas decorations and holiday attire. The bar costs $10 to enter,but it is worth every penny.
‘The Office’ Pop-Up Bar
Fans of the hit television show ‘The Office’ are sure to enjoy this year’s edition of the Office pop up bar at Replay in Downtown Chicago. Every week is a brand-new Christmas-themed pop up featuring plot lines and decoration from different Office episodes. Replay in Lincoln Park is sure to be packed with tourists and short-term rental residents.
BAITA at Eataly Chicago
This River North establishment features a special Christmas bar during the holiday season while still serving up their classic italian food and drinks.
Sleigh Baby at Estate
If you or your date like to Instagram every place you go to,Sleigh Baby near the river in downtown Chicago is the Christmas pop-up for you. This ticketed bar features apres ski-inspired drinks and snacks.
Christmas Sucks at Ludlow Liquors
If you’re the type of person who hates Christmas,Avondale’s Ludlow Liquors is the place for you this holiday season. Their annual Christmas Sucks celebration features depressing Christmas decorations and absolutely no holiday cheer.
Jingle Bell Square at Lost Lake
Logan Square’s premiere tiki bar gets all dressed up during December to celebrate Christmas,tropical island style.