Embrace the spirit(s) of the season while enjoying festive tropical cocktails at Secret Sand-ta, the holiday-inspired cocktail bar inside of Time Out Market Chicago. Featuring drinks from expert mixologist Paul McGee (Lost Lake, Milk Room), this speakeasy-style pop-up operates out of window on the second floor of Time Out Market Chicago. Just head upstairs and look for the festive decorations, then hop in line to order a Hot Buttered Rhum Cider, a North Pole Nog or another drink festooned with jolly garnishes. Secret Sand-ta opens at 5pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
If you're looking for the perfect place to grab a nightcap after touring displays of Christmas lights in Chicago, turn your attention to the many festive pop-up bars that are setting up shop in the city this winter. Housed within some of the best bars in Chicago, these seasonal attractions are festooned in tinsel and string lights, offering guests boozy concoctions—from spiked hot cocoa to steaming mugs of eggnog—and plenty of festive photo ops. Ready to have a merry Christmas in Chicago? Visit the best holiday pop-up bars in Chicago and raise your Santa mug to the season.
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