Hollister Freedom Rally Wrap Up from Johnny’s Bar & Grill

The months of preparation; countless shopping trips to San Jose for food, paper goods and liquor, hiring extra employees, arranging for extra garbage disposal, ice deliveries, porta potties, fencing, chairs, ice chests, easy-ups and umbrellas is behind me. My fifteenth motorcycle rally in twenty years as Johnny’s owner was the huge success that I predicted […]

Charisse Tyson’s Thoughts About Johnny’s as 2014 Comes to an End

I am amazed at how fast the years have flown by. This year will be my 20th New Year’s Eve celebration at Johnny’s. Before I know it I will be preparing for my 20th Saint Patrick’s Day, Palm Sunday Bike Blessing, Fourth of July and so on and so on. Thankfully it will be my […]

My Fort Bragg Trip – Boozefighter and Hollister History Explored

On September 11, 2014, in Boozefighters, History, Motorcycles, News, Rides and Runs, by Charisse

Last week I had the privilege of hanging out with a bunch of great Boozefighters in Fort Bragg, CA and Wino Willie Forkner’s daughter, Terrie Dawn in Willits. Wino Willie, the originator of the Boozefighter Motorcycle Club moved to Fort Bragg from the LA area in 1963. He was an avid fisherman who loved the […]

Hollister Rally 2014 Wrap Up

The 2014 Hollister Motorcycle Rally was just as great as I expected it to be. It was my fourteenth rally as owner of Johnny’s Bar & Grill and my nineteenth Fourth of July weekend. Even during the non-rally years, Independence weekend has been a time of celebration at Johnny’s. However, the rally brings the entire […]

Dago’s Birthday Celebration and Arkansas Trip

On May 28, 2014, in Boozefighters, Happening at Johnny's, History, Motorcycles, News, by Charisse

We gathered at Johnny’s to celebrate the 84th birthday of Virginia (Dago) Day. Dago is the only living original Boozette we know of. She astounds me with what she remembers. She retells stories of events that happened sixty eight years ago like it was yesterday. I’m thirty years younger than her and I can’t remember […]

Dago’s 84th Birthday Celebration – May 12th

On Monday May 12th my good friend Dago will be turning 84. This year I’m thrilled to have her here with us in Hollister. If you don’t know who Virginia (Dago) Day is, it’s probably because you aren’t a Boozefighter or a Boozette. If you are either of those and don’t know who she is, […]

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Johnny’s Bar & Grill
526 San Benito Street
Hollister, CA 95023

Phone: (831) 637-3683
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Mon to Sat   11 am – 9 pm
Sunday  Brunch 9 am
Sunday  Bar-B-Que 1 pm

Mon – Fri  11 am – 2 am
Sat  & Sun  9 am – 2 am

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