Republic A Huge Success, Big Whiskey’s Toasts to 6th Store

2017-09-19T11:02:43+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Events, News, Opening|

On Saturday, August 19th, Big Whiskey's American Restaurant & Bar officially cut the ribbon to a crowd of over 200 waiting in line to get their first taste in Republic, MO – and broadcast the festivities via Facebook live video. Earlier this summer, Big Whiskey's celebrated their 11-year anniversary while construction was underway at their sixth corporate store, and their first free-standing restaurant location. The ribbon cutting ceremony concluded a week of final staff training, community engagement and a social media blitz. On-site to help with opening ceremonies were members of the Republic Area Chamber of Commerce, local community officials and [...]

Show us Your Stars & Stripes – July 4th

2017-06-29T11:13:52+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Events, News, Sports|

Lee’s Summit, Missouri - Get out your runners in support of our veterans! Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® in Lee’s Summit is getting ready to do their part at the upcoming Stars & Stripes 5K run charity event on July 4th. The race, hosted by KC Running Company, is held annually in support of different charities. Owner Troy Fitzgerald, the man behind this amazing event has teamed-up with Battle Buddy Service Dogs for the 7th annual run. “The Lee’s Summit restaurant location is still fairly new,” said Missy Creed, Marketing Coordinator.  “But like all other Big Whiskey’s restaurant [...]

An Amazing $6,500 in Donations for Ambassadors for Children!

2017-06-28T12:20:52+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Events, News|

Springfield, MO – A big congratulations goes out to the Big Whiskey’s stores and staff that participated in the Ambassadors for Children fundraiser! This year we surpassed our goal of raising $5000 and raised an incredible $6,500! This past May was the 4th year that Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® partnered with Ambassadors for Children to raise money for children in foster care for Greene, Christian, and Taney Counties. Donations help supplement the limited income fosters families receive from the state, a cause-related subsidiary of the Council of Churches of the Ozarks. “The staff did an amazing job,” [...]

Now Fully Open – Lee’s Summit Gets Ready to Cut the Ribbon!

2017-06-12T19:36:23+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Events, News, Opening|

Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® in Lee’s Summit is getting out the scissors! The Lee’s Summit restaurant location is now fully open! Join us in celebration, on June 15th at 4:00 pm, when the Chamber of Commerce welcomes the new Lee’s Summit restaurant and the ribbon cutting ceremony takes place. The grand opening was held on the May 19 – 21 weekend and was an outstanding success! Early morning rain did not deter attendees. By 8:00 a.m. a line was already starting to form. The skies cleared, and almost two hundred people waited to get in the doors. A huge [...]

Ambassadors for Children – cash for kids happening now!

2017-09-19T11:07:30+00:00 May 20th, 2017|Events, News|

Springfield, MO – This May marks the 4th year Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® partners with Ambassadors for Children, supporting local foster families, in the Big Whiskey’s annual restaurant fundraising event. Ambassadors for Children serves children in the foster care system for Greene, Christian, and Taney Counties, in an effort to end child abuse. Big Whiskey’s has always been a huge community supporter, and this is one of their most noteworthy charity events. “Community is important to us,” said Paul Sundy, Big Whiskey’s COO, “and Ambassadors for Children is near and dear to our hearts.” Every May, each of [...]

Big Whiskey’s Patio Parties are Here!

2017-09-19T11:07:12+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Events|

Springfield, MO – Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® is throwing some parties! Every month starting this May our Springfield restaurants, Branson restaurant, and Ozark restaurant locations will be partying on the patio! This May the Patio Parties are supporting the Ambassadors for Children fundraising campaign . Ambassadors for Children serves children in the foster care system for Greene, Christian, and Taney Counties, in an effort to end child abuse. There are presently over 1000 children in foster care in the 3-county area. Last year’s efforts resulted in an incredible $5000 donation  to the Ambassadors for Children. Each Patio Party [...]

Big Whiskey’s takes the Polar Plunge

2017-03-27T14:33:52+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Events, News|

Local Restaurant raises cash for Special Olympics Missouri Springfield, MO. – Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® has always been big on family and community. The family restaurant has been supporting a number of local charities over the past 10 years.  This February, Big Whiskey’s raised the bar once again by joining the ranks of the Polar Plunge in Springfield MO – an annual family charity event that raises money for the Special Olympics Missouri foundation. The Big Whiskey’s polar plunge team participants displayed their bravery by taking on the chilly winter waters this February 4th at the Ski Shack [...]

Bentonville Bites into Great Taste & Character

2017-03-05T17:37:30+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Events, Featured, Franchise, News, Opening|

Big Whiskey’s opens New Restaurant location in Northwest Arkansas Springfield, MO – Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® will open its newest restaurant franchise location in Bentonville, AR on Friday, March 10. Shane Miller of Bentonville, owner of the new restaurant location, is the parent company’s first franchisee and has been working on the new outlet for over a year. “We’re finally ready to introduce Northwest Arkansas to the great food, drinks and atmosphere that’s made Big Whiskey’s a legend in southwest Missouri,” Miller said.  The new restaurant & bar anchors the retail center at 214 SE Walton Boulevard across [...]

The Harlem Globetrotters fuel up at Big Whiskey’s

2017-03-05T17:31:24+00:00 February 26th, 2017|Events, Sports|

Springfield, MO. – It’s not every day that the Harlem Globetrotters bounce into Springfield, MO, but when they do they slam dunk their way into our hearts. Before bringing their basketball wizardry to the JQH Arena on February 3rd (part of their 2017 global tour), the team trekked into Big Whiskey’s Restaurant & Bar® for some pre-game fuel and to meet & greet the staff. The star-studded athletes are recognized for their extraordinary basketball talent and theatrical comedy during the game. Notorious for ‘giving it their all’, they believe in healthy diet choices and nutritious foods in order to bring [...]

Big Whiskey’s Wins BIG at Wingapalooza!

2017-02-02T10:16:59+00:00 February 6th, 2017|Events, News|

Big Whiskey's raised the most money to benefit area children (SPRINGFIELD, MO) America’s oldest buffalo wing festival in Springfield, MO is a yearly fun event to raise money for charities of the Sertoma Club, a local service organization that supports foster home care for children.  At the 16th Annual Wingapalooza held at Springfield’s Expo Center, Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant and Bar® took home First Place in helping with the event’s primary mission. We won ‘Clucks for Bucks,’ a donation contest among all the restaurants at Wingapalooza, to collect the most money for the Sertoma Club. “I have to say that [...]