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Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, March 31–April 2

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, March 31–April 2
We are close to Chicago's Opening Days (April 4 at home for the Sox, April 2 for the Cubs, then April 10 at home), with their attendant craft beer-centric celebrations. But meantime, it's Kentucky Breakfast Stout weekend! There's a Firkin Fest, and somebody mentioned Bacon (Fest)…...

Chicago Craft Beer Events, July 25-28

Chicago Craft Beer Events, July 25-28
Still punching in many extra hours over the week, and I spent most of Sunday trying to decide what burned out in Saturday’s thunderstorm: my modem or my router. Finally got the router people to tell me to ship it back; good thing I still have my 12-year old Apple AirPort. Which means I did... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 20 - 23

Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 20 - 23
Monday, June 20 11:00 am – 2:00 pm ♦ Forbidden Root Launches Lunch Forbidden Root Taproom, 1746 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago Forbidden Root, Chicago’s own botanic brewing company and brewpub in West Town, is excited to launch lunch from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The menu, created by executive chef Dan Weiland, is a lighter take on... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 6-9

Chicago Craft Beer Events, June 6-9
Monday, June 6 12:00 pm ♦ Local Option’s 30th Birthday Local Option, 1102 W. Webster Ave., Chicago (773) 348-2008 Celebrating 30 years of Excellence. This list features highly sought after fruited sours, bourbon barrel aged stouts, IPAs, and everything else in between. Signed and notarized doctors notes will be available for those who intend on... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Week Highlights, Friday, May 20

Chicago Craft Beer Week Highlights, Friday, May 20
We are now cereening into the first weekend for the 2016 edition of Chicago Craft Beer Week, which runs through May 28. I am collecting highlights of whatever event catch my eye, as well as some regular events that are not included in the CCBW calendar. This will also include some events tethered under the... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, May 16-18

Chicago Craft Beer Events, May 16-18
So, Monday starts American Craft Beer Week, while Thursday kicks off Chicago Craft Beer Week, which, paradoxically, runs for ten days (May 19-28). Here I have the events for ACBW up to Thursday, to be followed by daily CCBW event updates. During American Craft Beer Week: May 16 – 22 Samuel Adams Tap Takeover Renaissance... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, May 13-15

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, May 13-15
I would have thought things would settle down in the weekend before Chicago Craft Beer Week (May 19 – 29), not to mention the chain pubs taking part in American Craft Beer Week (May 16 – 22). Not to be the case. I will be working to get as many locally-focused events in that I... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 25-28

Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 25-28
All seems calmer now, but its just because the vortex that is Dark Lord Day will be sucking up most of the activity this weekend to Munster. But in the meantime… Monday, April 25 6:30 pm ♦ Bell’s Brewery Beer Dinner Shaw’s Crab House, 1900 E. Higgins Rd., Schaumburg, IL 847-517-2722 Join us for a... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 11-14

Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 11-14
Monday, April 11 11:00 am – 12:00 pm ♦ Opening Day At Sheffield’s With Goose Island Sheffield’s, 3258 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago (773) 281-1350 Whos ready for a little Chicago Cubs action? We smoked a goat the last few years on opening day to break the Cubbies curse. After last season we’re pretty sure the... Read more »
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Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 4-7

Chicago Craft Beer Events, April 4-7
Monday, April 4 Final Four Special Clark Street Dog and Bar, 3040 N. Clark St., Chicago 773-281-6690 Wildcats v. Tar Heels! Complimentary hot dog and boneless wing buffet at halftime (exclusively for bar guests) $3.50 Goose Island and Ale Syndicate Drafts, $5 Jameson shots Tuesday, April 5 5:00 – 8:00 pm ♦ Tasty Tuesday: Elixir... Read more »
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