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Trivia Locations

California locations are in red. Illinois is in blue. Some rooms are weekly, some are monthly, so check ’em out!

The Rendezvous

TUESDAYS 8-10PM

A rustic, smokey, town bar filled with locals and yokels. Brand new players and seasoned trivia vets keep Budds on his toes while mostly everyone downs a delicious Moscow Mule while also partaking in the shots-for-hints policy.

COVINA, CA

1st place gets a $20 bar tab. Prizes for 2nd and 3rd.

570 E San Bernardino Rd, Covina, CA

(626) 966-6887

HOSTED BY BUDDS

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Britestar Tavern

MONDAYS 8-10PM

Grab a brand new seat at the brand new bar top and enjoy drinks in a chill/party setting! Gorgeous bartenders and the coldest beer on historic Rt. 66 make for a competitive trivia night in a cozy tavern for youngins and oldins alike.

GLENDORA, CA

1st place gets a bar tab. Prizes for 2nd and 3rd.

731 Historic Rte 66, Glendora, CA

(626) 335-1101

HOSTED BY BUDDS

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Dale Bros Brewery

WEDNESDAYS 7:30-9:30PM

Fantastic brewery with tons of great beers to try (including sugar cane rootbeer), weekly food trucks, and trivia displayed on a giant projector screen in the middle of the operation. Plop down at a picnic table and bring your best squad.

UPLAND, CA

1st place gets a variable Dale Bros gift card. Prizes for 2nd and 3rd.

2120 Porterfield Way, Upland, CA

(909) 579-0032

HOSTED BY BUDDS

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The Irish Patriot

WEDNESDAYS 7-9PM

Bring your drinking shoes and wing-eating gloves for this cozy Irish pub and restaurant in the middle of a bustling historic district in Suburban Chicago. Budds's longest running night at almost 5 years strong! Look for his headshot framed on the fireplace mantle.

ORLAND PARK, IL

1st place gets a variable Patriot gift card. Prizes for 2nd and 3rd.

9875 143rd Pl, Orland Park, IL

(708) 949-8287

HOSTED BY CONNOR REYNOLDS

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Riviera Restaurant & Lounge

TUESDAYS 7-9pm (starts Apr 26th)

Great food, gorgeous setting, and quality drinks! Enjoy Taco Tuesdays and TRIVIA with special guest comedian hosts weekly. Win a nice date night with the $50 gift certificate prize for 1st place, and dish out those bragging rights again and again.

CALABASAS, CA

1st place gets a $50 gift card. Prizes for 2nd and 3rd.

23683 Calabasas Rd, Calabasas, CA

(818) 224-2163

HOSTED BY BUDDS

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Lee's4Cocktails

WEDNESDAYS 10PM-12AM

This late-night college dive bar fills up with youngins', oldins', and everyone in between. Bikers and punk kids gather to throw back a few and snack on free popcorn. Bring some extra cash, there's a comic book store and a Denny's nearby.

NORTHRIDGE, CA

1st place gets a $25 bar tab. Prizes for 2nd and 3rd.

17040 Devonshire St, Northridge, CA

(818) 360-8893

HOSTED BY BUDDS

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Malibu Family Wines

FRIDAYS, MONTHLY FEB 26TH)

If you love wine and pop culture, this all you. Every month, grape lovers everywhere fill the patio at Angeles National Golf Course for mountain-view trivia with a theme. This month's theme is TV, so watch some and come play!

SUNLAND, CA

1st place gets a bottle of fancy wine. Prizes for 2nd and 3rd.

9401 Foothill Blvd, Sunland-Tujunga, CA

(818) 951-8771

HOSTED BY BUDDS

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Rancho Bar

THURSDAYS 7:30-9:30PM

This cozy bar has a cottage feel with three different areas for hanging, chillin', and trivia-n'. Grab a brew and chat with a local Altadenian while playing trivia out on the back patio. Play some pool in between rounds and order shots from a swell bartender!

ALTADENA, CA

1st place gets a prize from the bar Prizes for 2nd and 3rd from Budds.

2485 Lake Ave, Altadena, CA

(626) 798-7634

HOSTED BY BUDDS

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Who’s Budds?

Ryan Budds is a comedian and actor who’s survived a Sharknado, performed standup on thousands of stages around the country, and currently serves as a producer on MTV’s Ridiculousness and Nickelodeon’s Crashletes. He’s pop culture incarnate, and the perfect host for your trivia event.

This guy's hosted over 1,000 comedy/trivia shows

10+ years of standup, 5+ years of hosting trivia, and 30 years of collecting Batman stuff. Boom!

Check out Budds on IMDB

How It Works and Why It’s Better

You call Budds. Budds comes to your bar, venue, event, fundraiser, charity event, house party, etc. and brings his iPad, Apple TV, and 55 pop culture trivia questions and answers to entertain your guests or patrons for two hours.

As long as you’ve got an HDMI ready TV and somewhere to plug in a speaker, you’re good to go! Projectors, large crowds, and themed nights welcome.

Trivia with Budds rounds display bright and HD slides with easy-to-read questions on almost any TV. Check out this slider below to see what a whole round looks like!

5 new rounds are written/designed each week for all bar locations, and a library of over 1,000 rounds and 10,000 questions is available for your custom event. If Budds doesn’t have a round you want, he’ll write it free of charge.

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PARTY.

Fundraise. Network. Entertain.

Trivia's a great way to engage clients, employees, or patrons for a couple of hours. Raise money in an easy way and get people chatting. The possibilities are endless, and Budds has a million tricks to make your event unforgettable.

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Special Trivia with Budds events in the last six months:

Haven Hills Women’s Shelter, Encino CA
Paul and Angela Mitchell’s Wine Exchange Party, Burbank CA
Jim’s 50th Birthday Party, Brentwood CA
Wood/McGeachy Christmas Party, San Dimas CA
Arenas Promotions Birthday Party, Covina CA
Kenmar Dog Rescue, Sunland CA

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Let's make something happen.

Email me. Call me. Text me.

ryan@ryanbudds.com

I'd love to work with you on making your venue flourish weekly, or your event top-notch and fun.

708-228-7392