December 6th 


Do you know the password?

Put on your best get-up and join us at our juice joint as we celebrate the 85th anniversary of the repeal of prohibition. Grab some giggle water, test your luck at the tables, and stretch your stilts on the dance floor all night long–or at least until the feds find us.

This year, Old Forester, the only bourbon continually distilled and marketed before, during and after Prohibition. will be mixing up creative cocktails, offering a tasting of their range of products, and hosting a bartending competition!

What's on tap?

Our headline sponsor, Old Forester, "the only bourbon made before, during, and after prohibition" is going to be mixing up craft cocktails all night long.

In addition, Old Forester's master taster, Jackie Zykan, will host an intimate "Taste through History" of Old Forester's whiskey row series which includes four bourbon expressions ranging from 1870--1920.

Old Forester will also hosting the finale of their annual Old Fashioned Face Off bartender competition at the Last Speakeasy.

Join us and find up who mixes up the best old fashioned cocktail in the Second City!

Ladies, gents, and bright young things

Put on some swingin' threads and show us your best moll or doll.

Get some outfit inspiration from flappers and

dappers of this bygone era.

*Please note, in order to protect our guests and our collection, no feathers (real or fake) or toy guns are allowed in the museum

The talk of the town

"My husband and I look forward to this event every year! "

"This was great! Such a fun event "

"Had the best time, can't wait until next year! "

Sit pretty & let all the guys and dolls know your whereabouts.


Thank you to our sponsors

Chicago History Museum

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