Special Events



Christmas -- It's like Christmas

with steriods at McGillin's - with more than 1.000 feet of garland, 1,200 feet of lights, 350 bows and ornaments. Join us for a meal or drink before/after Christmas shopping or shows in Center City. On cold days, enjoy a warm drink by our roaring fire.


Santa -- Have you been naughty or nice? Tell Santa on Saturday, Dec 13 from 12 noon - 4 p.m. and enjoy Christmas spirit(s) - Eggnog Martinis, Candy Cane Martinis, Christmas beers & Make Your Own Poinsettias!


Toy Drive -- Bring a $10 unwrapped gift and enjoy $3 pints from Penn Brewing on Thursday, Dec 18 from 6 - 11 pm. Benefits Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.


Mummers -- The Mummers will be strolling throughout Midtown Village on Friday, December 19 from 5- 9 p.m. and Saturday, December 20 from 2-5 p.m.

New Year's Eve -- Ring in the new year & our 155th anniversary at McGillin's. DJ Tommy Tunes ALL night, party favors, complimentary champagne toast at Midnight & more. $5 cover.

New Year's Day -- During the Mummer's Parade, whet & warm your whistle by the fire at McGillin's. Start the new year sipping an Irish Coffee, Hot Cocoa, Spicy Captain Morgan, Hot Cider and regional beer and watching the bowl games. Doors open 10 a.m. $2 cover.


Throwback Beers for $1 -- Every Tuesday night we'll serve mugs of a Throwback beer for only $1mug/$5 pitcher. From 5 pm 'til keg kicks. Think Miller High Life, Rolling Rock, etc & 35¢ wings, $4.50 Picklebacks (Jameson & pickle juice) & $6.50 pitchers of Pabst Blue Ribbon & Bud Light.

Monday Night FourSquare Special -- On Foursquare? If not, sign up to be eligible for our new Late Night Happy Hour on Mondays. Check in to McGillin's on 4square any Monday from 11 p.m. - 1 a.m. for $4 Jagermeister shots, $3 Soco Lime Shots and $2 pints of Pabst Blue Ribbon. Come often enough and you may even become the Mayor of McGillins!  

Karaoke - Join us for the city's best karaoke every Wednesday and Sunday night. New sound system!

Open Mic Night - It's better than American Idol auditions. Thursday nights.

2nd Floor Bar -We've just renovated our 2nd floor bar and added a 20-foot antique oak back bar. We'll open it on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights. Serving 10 locally brewed craft beers. Also available for private parties.

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Birthday Presents - Celebrate your birthday with us. Email your name and birth date to us at mcgillins@aol.com. We’ll send a coupon to buy one lunch/get one free.

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