We’re stuffing your stockings with special offers! You’ve been good all year, so we are treating you to '12 Days of Holiday Cheer!' Beginning, Saturday, December 13th through Wednesday, December 24th, we will be pulling goodies out of Santa’s Sleigh for all to enjoy. There is a special gift to enjoy each day, so be sure to read this list and check it twice…

(1st Day) Saturday, December 13th
Enjoy free Tavern Fried Shrimp with the purchase of $10 or more.
(2nd Day) Sunday, December 14th
Receive a special $5 gift certificate good for the month of January only with the purchase of $10 or more.
(3rd Day) Monday, December 15th
Enjoy a free appetizer ($9.99 or less) with the purchase of an entrée.
(4th Day) Tuesday, December 16th
Receive a special $10 gift certificate good for month the of January only with the purchase of $20 or more.
(5th Day) Wednesday, December 17th
Enjoy $10 off the purchase of two entrées.
(6th Day) Thursday, December 18th
Receive a special $5 gift certificate good for the month of January only with the purchase of $10 or more.
(7th Day) Friday, December 19th
Receive a special $10 gift certificate good for the month of January only with the purchase of $20 or more.
(8th Day) Saturday, December 20th
Receive a special $15 gift certificate good for the month of January only with the purchase of $30 or more.
(9th Day) Sunday, December 21st
Enjoy a free dessert with the purchase of an entrée.
(10th Day) Monday, December 22nd
Enjoy a free appetizer ($9.99 or less) with the purchase of an entrée.
(11th Day) Tuesday, December 23rd
Receive a special $20 gift certificate good for the month of January only with the purchase of $40 or more.
(12th Day) Wednesday, December 24th
Enjoy a free appetizer ($9.99 or less) or dessert with the purchase of entrée.

Receiving your daily gift is simple! Just follow the 4 easy steps and start enjoying your reward today.

1. Unwrap your daily present, by clicking on the gift below.
2. Print out the special reward offer daily. 3. Bring in the special reward offer to Ragtime Tavern and present to your server.
4. Enjoy our holiday gift to you.

The rewards change daily, so be sure to bookmark this page and unwrap new ‘holiday cheer’ every day!

*Not valid in conjunction with any other promotion or discount. Cannot be used as gratuity, tax or redeemed for cash. One coupon per table per visit. Not valid on group events.


'Tis Better Give AND Receive'


Last Chance to Get Into

Passport Preferred!

Earn a total of 3,000 points by the end of the year and gain entry into the realm of “Passport Preferred" status and benefits.


"Preferred" Levels will enjoy:

  PLATINUM: 8,000 Pts Earned in 2008

Personalized Platinum Stein Club membership
Choice of Platinum Level Polo Shirt or Hat
Special Annual Platinum Gift Package
Special Invites to Passport Preferred Only Tastings
Annual Passport Preferred Brewer's Dinners and Events
Passport Preferred "Members Only" offers to VIP Retail Partners
Personalized "Platinum" Level Passport Preferred membership Card
Platinum Level Only Point Offers

  GOLD: 5,000 Pts Earned in 2008

Choice of Gold Level Polo Shirt or Hat
Special Annual Gold Gift Package
Special Invites to Passport Preferred Only Tastings
Annual Passport Preferred Brewer's Dinners and Events
Passport Preferred "Members Only" offers to VIP Retail Partners
Personalized "Gold" Level Passport Preferred membership Card
Gold Level Only Point Offers

  SILVER: 3,000 Pts Earned in 2008

Special Annual Silver Gift Package
Special Invites to Passport Preferred Only Tastings
Annual Passport Preferred Brewer's Dinners and Events
Passport Preferred "Members Only" offers to VIP Retail Partners
Personalized "Silver" Level Passport Preferred membership Card

Additional reward levels will be offered to members earning over 5,000 and 8,000 points during 2008 only. Look for your Passport Preferred Member Introduction Package in the mail soon!








Last Chance to Book
Your Holiday Party with Us

Hello Holiday Season! The holidays have officially arrived and have brought with them a frenzy of lists, shopping, traffic and crowds, but don’t let these details get in the way of the real meaning of the season!

Ragtime Tavern offers a variety of group dining, cocktail menus, party trays, and platters all of which can be tailored to fit your specific needs and are available on-site or to go. Let our professional staff take the burden off of you and make this season's event a reason to celebrate! Ragtime Tavern is also great for corporate holiday parties, from dinners to luncheons, and even happy hours.

Contact us for more information about booking your holiday event and let Ragtime Tavern make your celebration stress-free!


Ring in the New Year at Ragtime

Five, four, three…two…one…

Happy New Year! The end of 2008 is fast approaching, and Ragtime Tavern is the place to be to welcome 2009 in style! Gather your friends early to enjoy your favorite Ragtime Tavern dishes one last time in 2008, and stay late to start 2009 off with a bang!

Be sure to check out the ‘What’s Brewing’ page on our website for details about what’s going on for New Years Eve at Ragtime Tavern. We’re sure it will be a night you won’t want to miss!


Send us your picture and we will show you the love!

You could win 1 of many selected prizes

Send in a picture of yourself, friends and family enjoying a Ragtime beer, wearing a favorite Ragtime t-shirt or hat in an exotic location or just getting crazy - and we will show you the love with your choice of gift card, merchandise or points. All you have to do is send your picture to marketing@gbrestaurants.com.

If we use your picture in any issue of Passport News, we will contact you and get your choice of rewards sent immediately.

Congratulations to Larry O’Neal! Decked out in Lederhosen and Dirndl outfits, Larry and his “crazy crew” enjoyed the festivities of Oktoberfest at Virginia Beach! These loyal stein club members definitely earned their new nicknames (from left to right) – Terri "Helga" Bay, Wolfgang "Hans" Bay, Larry "Franz" O'Neal, and Michelle "Freida" Burkett – and Larry has won his choice of 100 Passport points, a $25 Gift Card, a Hat & T-Shirt, or a stein! Prost to this crew for their outstanding Oktoberfest spirit!


Virginia Beach Stein Club Members:
Terri "Helga" Bay, Wolfgang "Hans" Bay, Larry "Franz" O'Neal, Michelle "Freida" Burkett

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