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Cheers to 50 Years of T&J!

Cheers to 50 Years of T&J! One of the longest standing members of the community and a hub for many locals, Tom & Jerry’s Bar in downtown Chisholm will be celebrating their 50th Anniversary starting on June 21st. The party will be taking place from Wednesday, the 21st to Saturday, June 24th and each day will be packed full of events to enjoy for those who want to help celebrate this monumental occasion! 

“1973” WEDNESDAY “Specials”

Wednesday, June 21st begins the celebration with a Speakeasy Customer Appreciation Get Together. The first rule of speakeasies is “you don’t talk about the speakeasy!” 

“Meet & Greet” THURSDAY

Thursday, June 22nd will have a TON going on:

  • On-site Food Trucks – Valentini’s, The Ice Cream Truck LLC (Thursday, Friday & Saturday), & Yanni’s Gyros (Friday & Saturday)
  • 6 PM-8 PM : Tomassoni Memorial Fundraiser –  ALL Proceeds Benefit the David Tomassoni Memorial
  • M.C.’s for the evening will be Kristen Vake & Paul McDonald
  • Meet Minnesota Greats :
    • MN Vikings, Chuck Foreman
    • Boston Celtics, Kevin McHale
    • USA Olympics Hockey, Buzz Schneider
    • USA Olympics Curling Gold Medalists, John Shuster & Shawn Rojeski
    • USA Olympics Curling, Joe Polo
    • UMD Basketball Team, Karen Stromme & Gary Holquist

“Eat It Up” FRIDAY

Friday, June 23rd is time to eat it up!

  • 4 PM – Meet your past & present bartenders for a drink. Everyone welcome to eat! (Original Beaner BBQ Sandwich – Pork & Beef, served until they’re gone!)
  • 7 PM – Karaoke by Yaro & Kim on the deck.


Saturday, June 24th is the BIG day!

  • 11 AM – 5 PM : Bounce it Out on Lake Street
    • 48′ Obstacle Course
    • 24′ Inflatable Slide
    • 9 Hole Golf Course
    • Music in the Pocket Park
  • 8 PM : Six9’s on Lake Street
  • Dusk : Fireworks on the Bridge of Peace

Cheers to 50 Years of T&J!

Make sure to get in on the party and help the community celebrate a steadfast member & local hangout’s 50th year in business! If you want to see updates on their anniversary events visit Tom & Jerry’s on their Facebook Page!

If you would like to see more events and news for the Chisholm area, visit us at our Chisholm Area Chamber of Commerce website!