By Molly Snyder Senior Writer Published Dec 21, 2022 at 3:01 PM

Snuggle up with some holiday cheer as OnMilwaukee shares stories of everything merry and bright in the spirit of the season.

The OnMilwaukee Ho Ho Holiday Guide is brought to you by Educators Credit Union, Harley-Davidson Museum and MillerCoors

Milwaukee bars know how to throw a party all year ‘round, but are particularly good at it around the holidays. These parties are free to attend and usually include drink specials and free treats, but each tavern has its own seasonal twist.

Here’s a list of bars and when they are hosting. It will get updated regularly and please share with us when your bar’s having a yuletide rager so we can include it.

Wednesday, Dec. 21
Elwoods Liquor & Tap, 1111 N. Water St.

Thursday, Dec. 22
South Bound Again, 9504 S. Chicago Rd.
Kelly's Bleachers II, 7805 S. Loomis Rd.
Trader Nick's South Shore Inn, 5438 S. Lake Dr.

Friday, Dec. 23
Revel Bar, 2246 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.

Sunday, Dec. 25
The Standard's "Orphan's Christmas," 1754 N. Franklin Pl.
Veggas, 2479 N. Fratney St.


Saturday, Jan. 14
Coop's, 1577 W. Morgan Ave.

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Molly Snyder started writing and publishing her work at the age 10, when her community newspaper printed her poem, "The Unicorn.” Since then, she's expanded beyond the subject of mythical creatures and written in many different mediums but, nearest and dearest to her heart, thousands of articles for OnMilwaukee.

Molly is a regular contributor to FOX6 News and numerous radio stations as well as the co-host of "Dandelions: A Podcast For Women.” She's received five Milwaukee Press Club Awards, served as the Pfister Narrator and is the Wisconsin State Fair’s Celebrity Cream Puff Eating Champion of 2019.