Chicago Cinco de Mayo Bar Crawl in River North - Bar Crawl de Mayo

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River North's Best Bars (Full List In Event Description)

155 West Kinzie Street

Chicago, IL 60654

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One tequila, two tequila, three tequila MORE! Bar Crawl de Mayo is back for another year! Join us in the River North neighborhood!

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IMPORTANT UPDATE/NOTICE: Please note that all events after May 1, 2020 are still scheduled as planned. We will be monitoring the guidelines and recommendations from the relevant agencies and authorities for an update on how to handle events after May 1, 2020. We will be posting on our website and sending emails to ticket purchasers if things change. YOU WILL BE REFUNDED IF THIS EVENT IS CANCELED. We may not be able to respond to email inquiries related to this event and appreciate your understanding and patience.

Any individual with respiratory illness, fever, or not feeling well should avoid gatherings and stay home. Please exhibit proper hygiene and cleanliness as recommended by relevant health organizations should you plan to attend these events.

Bar Crawl de Mayo gives Chicago the opportunity to blissfully throw back a few drinks with friends, and even make new ones on the way! Just another reason to get out and enjoy the beautiful summer in our city! All of the venues are within walking distance so you can spend more time partying with friends.

WHAT'S INCLUDED: Bar Crawl de Mayo Tickets include Admission & a Free T-Shirt, Brunch Buffet, Three Gift Cards to Use on the Crawl, Drink Specials, Giveaways & MORE!

WHERE: River North's Best Bars including Hubbard Inn, Moe's Cantina, Old Crow, Point & Feather, Tunnel and more TBA!

*Bars subject to change

WHY: Friends, beers, drinks, fun, etc. etc.....also, why not?!

WRISTBANDS: You MUST wear your wristband during the crawl!


  • PRE-PARTY: Join us at Moe's Cantina River North on Friday, May 1st. Mention that you are there for "Bar Crawl de Mayo" at the host stand between 10pm and 11pm to receive a drink on us!
  • AFTER-PARTY: Join us at Old Crow Smokehouse River North on Saturday, May 2nd. Mention that you are there for "Bar Crawl de Mayo" at the host stand between 10pm and 11pm to receive a drink on us!


FREE STUFF: Bar Crawl de Mayo tickets also include the following Freebies*: $20 in FREE rides from Via using promo code 'CHI20' – Get $7 in DoorDash cash from DoorDash – $10 in FREE food at your favorite restaurants like Freshii, Protein Bar, Jersey Mike's & more from Ritual *All offers valid for first time users only and subject to change without notice. Click HERE for more info!

PHOTO CONTEST: Enter to win our photo contest by posting pictures to Facebook or Instagram using "#Chicago20Something" Our panel of judges will go through the pictures and winners will be contacted after the crawl! Be a Bar Crawl de Mayo Champ, and post a picture from every bar!

PICS FROM LAST TIME: Check out pictures from the last Bar Crawl de Mayo by clicking HERE.

T-SHIRT & WRISTBAND PICK-UP INFO: You can pick up your t-shirts, wristbands, gift cards, etc. on the day of the crawl in River North at a location TBA. The location will be announced on Friday, May 1st in the afternoon. Please check back for details.

Please Note:

  • You will select your t-Shirt size when you pick up your t-shirt, wristband, gift cards, etc. We will have small, medium, large & extra large shirts available and they will be given out on a first come first serve basis.
  • T-shirts are unisex.
  • You can pick up your friends t-shirts and packets IF you bring their PRINTED TICKET.

CRAWL SCHEDULE: Will be announced on Friday, May 1st in the afternoon. Please check back for details.

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS: Bud Light SeltzerGoose IslandMichelob Ultra and Fireball ... this would not be possible without your support!

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: For questions, sponsorship opportunities, and press inquiries, please email Sponsors@BarCrawldeMayo.com


  • Fundraising Opportunity: Are you trying to raise money for a certain cause? Email Fundraising@BarCrawldeMayo.com for more info!
  • Celebrate your birthday on the crawl and your ticket is free! Email Birthday@BarCrawldeMayo.com for more info (conditions apply)
  • Want to earn a free ticket and some cash for spreading the word? Email Ambassadors@BarCrawldeMayo.com for more info!


WORK WITH US: Interested in meeting new people while having fun running the best events in Chicago? Email EventStaff@BarCrawldeMayo.com.

FINE PRINT: All Guests must be 21+ with valid government issued ID. We will crawl rain or shine! NO REFUNDS! If you cannot find your ticket please contact Eventbrite.com directly, please do NOT email us as there is nothing we can do. Must be 21 years old to participate; valid government issued ID required. Participating venues and advertised times are subject to change. Best Bar Crawls, LLC. promotes safety and urges all participants to drink responsibly. Participating venues reserve the right to refuse entry to guests who are deemed intoxicated (or otherwise unfit) upon arrival. No refunds will be given. Gift cards must be used for food in accordance with state and local liquor laws. Participants must bring their Print At Home Ticket to the registration venue. No refunds. All sales are final. If a venue is at capacity then you may have to wait or proceed to another venue. Prices are subject to change while supplies last. For further Terms and Conditions of this event and ticket purchase please see “Ticket Purchase and Event Terms and Conditions” in checkout before purchasing these tickets; which shall also be binding and shall be incorporated by reference as though fully stated herein.

*Unfortunately the Eventbrite system does not allow us to restrict people who are underage from buying tickets. If you are not 21 and purchase a ticket, you will not be allowed into the event.*

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