The Hollister Motorcycle Rally – We’ve Been Down This Road Before

Here we go again, rally faithful’s. I was saddened by the departure of yet another rally promoter. I believed in and fought for Chuck Schwartz of Convexx. He put on a well-organized rally with lots of great entertainment. There were, however, financial issues that he didn’t agree with, so he walked away owing the city […]

Thanksgiving and the Light’s On Parade are Only Days Away

On November 23, 2015, in food, Happening at Johnny's, History, Local People, by Charisse

Thanksgiving and the Lights On Parade are only days away and it blows my mind. I can’t believe how fast time is flying by. This will be our 20th Light’s On Celebration. As much as we need the precipitation let’s hope it doesn’t rain on our parade. There were 80 entries in last year’s parade, […]

Five Facts about Veterans Day and Some Disturbing Statistics about Veterans

On November 10, 2015, in Happening at Johnny's, Local People, News, Veterans, Veterans Day, by Charisse

Veterans Day is Wednesday, November 11th. I’m always amazed by how few people know what day Veterans Day falls on. With so many not knowing the date of the celebration, I assumed that there were many more who don’t know why it is celebrated on November 11th. An internet search revealed some interesting facts about […]

Are You Ready For Some Football?

On September 12, 2015, in Happening at Johnny's, Local People, SF 49ers, by Charisse

I can’t believe that football season is here already. I have a feeling it is going to be a long one. Many sports aficionados are saying that the 49ers don’t have a lot of hope for a good record this year. I hate to say it but I agree with them. Admitting that my team […]

“Warning: These People Don’t Know How to Act”

On September 1, 2015, in Clampers, food, Happening at Johnny's, Local People, News, SF 49ers, by Charisse

The theft was picked up on four of our sixteen cameras. Last Friday night some disrespectful people walked right out of the front door of Johnny’s with our fan. It is two and half feet in diameter and bright orange in color. It’s an understatement to say that it is as big as life and […]

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 […]

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526 San Benito Street
Hollister, CA 95023

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Sunday  Brunch 9 am
Sunday  Bar-B-Que 1 pm

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