As of Wednesday evening, Saturday's Chicago Beer Fest, at the Field Museum is all sold out. And so is Goose Island's Stout Fest on Sunday. And the presentation on Women in Beer. I'm leaving the listings up for these in case you might want to see if more tickets were "released into the system." But we are rolling into St. Patrick's weekend celebrations, so there's that.
And here's a note to check out the page of new Chicago area beer makers coming in the near future. Click the link in the sentence just before this, or the appropriate button above this article's title.