Illinois Wine Experience – Now with beer

Buzz Bomb is out at the fair for the first time ever! Even better, we are in the Artisans building with the Illinois Grape Growers and Vintners Association (IGGVA) at the  Illinois Wine Experience. This is the first year ever that the Illinois Wine Experience has featured craft beer and we are proud to be serving alongside some of Illinois’ best wineries.

We are out at the fair both weekends, Friday-Sun 1pm-10pm!

Your $10 entry fee provides six tasting tickets and a complimentary stemless wine glass. Additional tasting tickets are available for purchase, enabling you to sample award-winning wines for all taste preferences (White, Red, Rosé, dry, sweet, semi-sweet). Cool off and relax with the winemakers while you sample, sip and stock up for home (purchase a case or more and your wine gets a ride to your vehicle on the fairgrounds). Must be 21 to sample/purchase wine or beer.

Coming Up 8/1 through 8/7

Sweet, sweet Tuesday Happy Hour and Wednesday Music Bingo will start your week off right!

We’ve got more games Thursday with Board Game Night and Friday it’s the return of Colt Ball Live!

Saturday it’s Billy Galt & the Blues Deacons and then Sunday the Buzz Bomb Fantastical Folk Jam! to cap off a week of create music. Hello August!

Coming Up 7/25 to 7/31

Tomorrow we kick off our week with Tuesday Happy Hour and then it’s time for some love & thunder to go with your craft beer, Handmade Trivia – Thor & Norse Mythology on Wednesday.

Thursday night it’s the return of the great bluegrass stylings of the Pickin’ Pear at Buzz Bomb Brewing Company and Friday we have a great tour stopping through town with Marty Bush / Natalie Prauser @ Buzz Bomb.

Saturday we’ve got the blues with David Lumsden Blues Plus Band and Sunday you can show off your music skills with Music Bingo at Buzz Bomb Brewing!🍻

Coming Up 7/18 – 7/24

Dog Days of Summer is back this Sunday and we’ve got a lot of great events between now and then! Our week kicks off with Tuesday Happy Hour followed by a special Wednesday edition of Brew Ha Ha – Open Mic and then Thursday we’ve got our music Open Mic with Joel Honey.

Friday is the debut of the rockabilly sounds of Union Avenue at Buzz Bomb!!! and then Saturday the always popular Jambalaya Jazz with Frank Parker PLUS jambalaya and other treats from Beelzebunz.

Sunday is double #SundayFunday with DJ Smokey J’s “Sin”-sational Sunday Night Groove and Dog Days of Summer🍻

Coming Up 7/11 – 7/17

As Ed Sullivan would say, it’s a really big show (week)! Tuesday Happy Hour will start you off right (don’t forget we open at 3pm now!) and Handmade Trivia – General returns Wednesday with general knowledge trivia.

Thursday we have the debut of a Chicagoland favorite, MG Bailey plays Buzz Bomb Brewing Company AND food from Nous Deux – Chefs on the Fly. Friday we’re very excited to welcome back Jason C. Brewer with Jason Brewer’s Jazz Jam Session and a BONUS second night of Nous Deux Cafe and Catering food. Saturday is the return of another Chicago band, Honey Cellar at Buzz Bomb Brewing!

Double #SundayFunday again this week with Board Game Night at Buzz Bomb Brewing Co and then the Buzz Bomb Fantastical Folk Jam!🍻

Coming Up 7/4 – 7/10

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy…

Happy 4th of July all, we may not be open today but we’re celebrating the heart of summer with NEW hours. We’ll now be open at 3PM every weekday! To celebrate our new hours we’ll be doing our normal Tuesday Happy Hour THREE times this week (for 3pm…get it? Ha!)

This week also has the return of Board Game Night at Buzz Bomb Brewing Co on Thursday and Friday the The Ex-Bombers @ Buzz Bomb Brewing will be rocking the block!

Saturday is the Buzz Bomb debut of The Drifter Kings and last but not least a #SundayFunday with DJ Smokey J’s Sin-“sational” Sunday Night Groove

Cheers everyone 🍻

July, Now with more day drinking

Woo hoo, nice weather, outdoor seating, and cold beer! Sounds like we need to open earlier, so starting 7/5 we will be open at 3pm on weekdays! To celebrate we’re extending our normal Tuesday Happy Hour to be TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, AND THURSDAY next week, 3-7 each day!

See you soon!

Coming Up 6/27 – 7/3

Big week! Tuesday Happy Hour returns and is followed by a special Tuesday edition of Handmade Trivia – General… which is because Wednesday we have a very special night of comedy with Brew Ha Ha – Reena Calm’s album pre-release show!

Lots of great music too with Open Mic with Joel Honey on Thursday, Fireside Relics @ Buzz Bomb Brewing Co on Friday, Chickadee Sermon & Friends – Patio Party – Buzz Bomb – Springfield, IL on Saturday, and Buzz Bomb Fantastical Folk Jam! on Sunday.

Not to mention there is Levitt AMP SPI – Charanga Tropical + Fireworks AND the return of Springfield Jaycees Capital City Celebration. It’s a great week to be in #DowntownSpringfield and with the #AdamsFamily

Coming Up 6/20 – 6/26

Going big for the final weekend in June with Left Lane Cruiser at Buzz Bomb Brewing Co Friday, The Bart Attacks! Live at Buzz Bomb Brewing Co Saturday, and a TRIPLE #SundayFunday with the Adams Family Pride Brunch, Dog Days of Summer, and Sunday Night Groove.

We’ll be kicking off the week with our Tuesday Night Happy Hour and don’t miss Brew Ha Ha – Open Mic comedy on Thursday, always a fun night!

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