Celebrate National Popcorn Day with these Chicago and suburban locations!
Tuesday, January 19 is National Popcorn Day! Celebrate this favorite snack by grabbing a bag from any of these Chicago and suburb locations, and don’t forget the movie!
You can’t think popcorn in Chicago without Garrett Popcorn! A favorite since opening in 1949, Garett’s kernels are air popped in traditional copper kettles and seasoned with their secret blends. Try the signature Garrett’s Mix, a mix of caramelcrisp and cheesecorn, along with spicy cheesecorn, almond caramelcrisp, and buttery. The business has various Chicago locations, including a location across from Presidential Towers!
Explore other Chicago favorites such as Wells Street Popcorn! From a small cart in the 1930s to a three story business, Wells offers tubs, tins and canisters of popcorn to keep or share. Stop by for a free taste at the Chicago location, only a 15 minute walk from The Belden Stratford.
It’s all in the name! Chicago Kernel offers a wide variety of popcorn flavors from traditional favorites to popping picks such as chipotle, bacon cheddar, salt & vinegar, and smokin’ Chicago. Catch them at Chicago Cubs stands in the summer or visit their location in Millenium Station to grab on the go! Stop by from the 73 East Lake location, only a 3 minute walk!
Try a small town favorite, Kernel Fabyan! A suburban favorite voted Reader’s Choice Best in of the Fox #1 popcorn/candy from 2012 t0 2014, the store sells flavors such as white cheddar mix, movie and fire. Kernel Fabyan also sells chocolate covered nuts, sesame sticks and assorted candies. Only a 9 minute drive from The Iroquois Club!