We are proud to be right in the heart of the downtown dining & nightlife scene.

We are committed to offering a vibrant venue with an eclectic array of local performers and events.

We give back to our community through our charitable involvements as well as

offering a secure position for dedicated employees and opportunities to grow.

HOURS OF OPERATION

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hello darkness, my old friend !

It's winter and time to warm yourself up.

Enjoy an early, quiet drink with friends...

...or stay late and catch a live band or DJ.

 

Check out our HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS

and don't forget about us when planning your PRIVATE PARTY.

where to find us

6 TAYLOR STREET

Downtown Champaign

 

 

North of University Ave.

South of Main Street

On A Pedestrian Plaza

HOW TO CONTACT US

PRIVATE PARTIES

Cowboy Monkey is a great place for a private event.  From wedding receptions,

corporate events to birthday parties and private concerts, we have done and seen it all.

If you feel like Cowboy Monkey might be a good spot for your next event,

please email us at cowboy.monkey.manager@gmail.com for details and availability.

 

BOOKING BANDS

Great stage, top notch sound and light equipment and engineers, lighting and an intimate crowd.  Rock, punk, country, reggae, bluegrass, you name it.   If your LOCAL band or musical act is looking for a place like this, contact Ward via email at cowboy.monkey.manager@gmail.com.

Please note that email correspondence is preferred to Facebook.

 

our mission

To offer the community an unique place to engage by providing an ever-changing lineup

of local artists, delicious cantina-style food + drink and exciting weekly events

that capture an enthusiastic crowd.

charitable mission

Cowboy Monkey proudly supports music education. this year we have chosen to partner with First Gig Rock N' Roll Camp For Kids.

cowboy monkey | 6 taylor street

 downtown champaign | 217-398-2688