FAQS

Q: Where does the Original Prohibition Tour end?

A: Please Note: Both tours end at Harry Caray’s 33 W Kinzie Street in the River North neighborhood.

 


 

Q: Do I need proof of age?

A: Absolutely, Chicago is very strict about checking identification for people consuming alcoholic beverages. The minimum age for this event is 21 years old.

 


 

Q: Will beverages and food be provided?

A: No, you are responsible for all beverages and food on this tour. Please bring cash or a credit card! We will have recommendations for you to order with the bartenders.

 


 

Q: Can children come?

A: No this is an adult tour, not only because patrons will be drinking but also because this tour includes adult themes and we use adult language. If the word Fuck offends you, this tour might not be for you.

 


 

Q: How many former speakeasies do we visit?

A: The tour visits 4

 


 

Q: What if I’m late?

A: Bus doesn’t leave immediately but the tour is immediately information heavy. Arriving late means you will miss important information that sets up stories throughout the duration of the tour. If you are not familiar with the meeting location area, please make sure to leave plenty of time to find it. Refunds will not be provided.

 


 

Q: How long is the Original Prohibition Tour?

A: Tours are typically 4 hours, but with Chicago traffic, and restaurants being unpredictable, we cannot guarantee a specific end time. If you have plans for after the tour, make sure you budget enough time in between. Our concern is providing the best and most complete tour each time out, your next event is not a priority.

 


 

Q: What if the weather is bad?

A: Weather won’t stop our tour, it goes on rain, snow or shine!

 


 

Q: How large is the tour group?

A: Original Prohibition Tour we like to keep to 20 guests. “Hidden in Plain Sight” Tour we like to keep to 16 guests

 


 

Q: Should I tip?

A: Absolutely, remember you are customers at these bars. Tip your bartenders as you normally would. The guide and driver also appreciate gratuity if you feel they did an excellent job.

 


 

Q: Is parking available?

A: Like any major city, parking is at a premium. There are lots available nearby, but rates change and you are encouraged to research this if you intend to drive. If you are driving, know your limits and be safe.

 


 

Q: Where does the “Hidden in Plain Sight” Tour end?

A: This tour is a less than a 1 mile walk that concludes inside Harry Caray’s 33 W Kinzie St.

 


 

Q: How long is the “Hidden in Plain Sight” Tour?

A: Tours are typically 3 hours long.

 


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