Hofbrauhaus turns 1
Celebrate the first anniversary of Hofbrauhaus starting at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24. The night includes a traditional keg tapping at 7 p.m., authentic food, live music by an Oompah band hailing all the way from the Alps, Hofbrauhaus beer brewed on-site and free stein-shaped bottle openers to the first 500 people.
Hofbrauhaus is located at 5500 Park Place, Rosemont. (847) 671-2739 or hofbrauhauschicago.com.
House Pub's music
Hear the Beautiful Collision at House Pub starting at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, in St. Charles. Brothers Adrian Michael Perez and Jason Cade Perez will play a percussive acoustic rock sound while patrons can sip on $4 select draft beers. No cover.
The House Pub is at 16 S. Riverside Drive, St. Charles. (630) 945-3479 or thehousepub.com.
Slingshot into the middle of the week with Temptation Tuesdays at Drink in Schaumburg. A DJ pumps the jam, and drink specials include $2 well drinks, $1 Miller Lite and Coors Lite drafts. No cover.
Drink is located at 871 E. Algonquin Road, Schaumburg. drinknightclub.com.
Cubby Bear North closes
The Cubby Bear North in Lincolnshire recently closed its doors at 21661 N. Milwaukee Ave. Opened in 1999, the 30,000-square-foot facility shuttered its doors, citing a "difficult economy for some time," owner George Lukas told reporters. The original Cubby Bear in Wrigleyville remains open. cubbybear.com.