Now more than ever

It’s time to support smalls businesses!

We’ve got a couple great outdoor and socially distant events in the taproom this week AND we have plenty of package beer, growlers, and merchandise for sale.

Don’t forget Saturday 11/28 is Small Business Saturday, think big and shop local AND Sunday 11/29 is Small Brewery Sunday, yeah that’s right we have our very own day, come in and support your local breweries 🍻

Thank you for all your support this year!


Coming up this week on the #AdamsFamilyPatio we’ve got some warmer weather which is great because everything is outside! There’s seating under the tent, seating outside the tent, seating near heaters – you have choices. Dress appropriately though*

We’ve got plenty for you to enjoy from a solid social distance, kicking off the week with Handmade Trivia – Rick and Morty, followed by Music Bingo, then Jambalaya Jazz with Frank Parker (note that it moved from Saturday to Friday!) and we’re gonna cap off Saturday night with a welcome return of Devin Williams wsg Stumpy Joe!

See you soon and stay safe 🍻

*Dress appropriately means that we realize you’re mid-westerners and when you see 68 degree forecasts you no longer need a coat, so do what you like on that BUT masks are required regardless (when you’re not seated at your table)

Keep up with all our events here or on Facebook!


  • Buzzed Bingo – Wed 11/11/20 7pm
  • Open Mic – Thu 11/12/20 7pm
  • Jambalaya Jazz w/Frank Parker – Fri 11/13/20 7pm
  • Johnnie Owens Live at the Downtown Holiday Walks – Sat 11/14/20 5pm
  • Emily Hope Live – Sat 11/14/20 7pm
  • Boozy Brunch – Sun 11/15/20 10am

Keep up with all our events here or on Facebook!

Room block for the Gallows show!

Wyndham Springfield City Centre has set up a room block for 12/4 for anyone who is planning on travelling in or of course if you’d just like to treat yo self!

Special room rate of $80 (+tax), cut off to book your room is noon on 11/20!

Special room block link –

Or you can make reservations by calling 217-789-1530. Tell them you’d like to reserve a room under the block “Buzz Bomb Brewing”

The Goddamn Gallows | No Good Deed | The Rolling Sixes

Facebook event here –

Veterans Day Happy Hour!

Join us Wed 11/11 for a special Veteran’s Day Happy Hour 5-7pm with $1 off beers.

Coming Up Nov 2 – Nov 8

Gorgeous weather this week to be outside on the newly tent-ified #AdamsFamilyPatio! We’ve got plenty of fun with Handmade Trivia – GeneralMusic Bingo at Buzz Bomb!Jambalaya Jazz with Frank Parker, and then Dexter Anodyne tearing it up Saturday night (also somebody’s birthday…) 🍻

Don’t forget Cafe Moxo‘s outdoor dining or carryout and delivery if you prefer! For that matter, we still have package to-go sales for carryout too…should we restart delivery?? Drop a note in the comments if you’d like to see Buzz Bomb start delivering again 🚗🍻

There’s so much more to the #AdamsFamily too, November is Shop Local month – make sure to check out Itty Bitty Fashion Truck and The Elf Shelf Books & Music AND we’re celebrating Reverie Apparel‘s Reverie One Year Anniversary all month long!

The weather should be great but our tent is there for when it’s not. We’ll have two sides up to block the wind and help hold in that sweet, sweet heater heat but still leave airflow for a safer outdoor experience. It’s outdoor service only currently but we’ll make it cozy for you. 🎪🔥🤗

The #AdamsFamily is excited to see you!

Keep up with all our events here or on Facebook!

Best of the Best

We are very honored to win Best Beer Selection and to be a finalist in Best Local Brewery, Best Bartender (go Sydney Prosser!), Best Free Entertainment, Best Place to Go Downtown, and last but not least Best Live Music Venue (small). Come join us on the #AdamsFamilyPatio tonight for some FREE live music from Jason McKenzie Live @ Buzz Bomb Brewing Co. and enjoy some of that best beer selection 🍻

The Bigger News

…and now for the BIGGER news. Beginning November 1st the #AdamsFamilyPatio is getting a winter upgrade!! For the rest of the year we will have a large tent (similar to the one below) out front WITH a couple walls AND lights AND heat. This was a lot of work and was a team effort from all of the #AdamsFamily but the MVP was Brown, Hay & Stephens, LLP who stepped in and donated the cost of the tent rental.

Now not only will you be able to continue to enjoy your favorite #AdamsFamily businesses outside but our block will be an even bigger part of the upcoming Downtown Springfield, Inc. Holiday Walks. After you’ve tuckered yourself out shopping all of our great retail stores, stop in, listen to some Holiday music, and enjoy a cold beer – you earned it.

Last but not least, we will have donation boxes in the tent for the Memorial Medical Center Foundation who are also a partner in the Holiday walks…team work doesn’t stop at the end of our block!

Reverie ApparelCafe MoxoItty Bitty Fashion TruckThe Elf Shelf Books & MusicKidzeum of Health and ScienceWhimsy Tea Company @USBankSpringfieldIL Brown, Hay & Stephens, LLP Development Services Group

Coming Up Oct 26 – Nov 1

  • Serial Killer trivia – Wed 10/28/20 at 7pm
  • Jason McKenzie Live – Thu 10/29/20 at 7pm
  • The B.O.C – J Brew & the Crew – Fri 10/30/20 at 7pm
  • Halloween on Adams Street
    • Live Music 2-6pm
    • Frank Parker’s Jambalaya Jazz 7-11pm
    • Fire dancing & street performances 7-11pm
    • Burlesque tent featuring 217 Burlesque (tent requires tickets)
    • Food from Beelzebunz & Anchors Away!

Keep up with all our events here or on Facebook!

Where’s the beer?

Have you wondered where you can find our beer? Well in the taproom of course but there are many other stores and restaurants around central Illinois that carry us!

Let us know if there’s somewhere that should be carrying us and we’ll see what we can do, enjoy!

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