Chicago Week in Beer, March 22-25

Chicago Week in Beer, March 22-25
Preview Begyle Imperial Pajamas this week!

Imperial Oak Brewing just went and announced they’ve opened their second brewpub. The bar and taproom is now serving at 9526 Ogden Ave. in Brookfield, the former Brixie’s bar.

As usual, this is just a taste of beer events coming this week, updated as of Saturday evening. Please check my full schedule, which gets added to constantly, at my web app.

Monday, March 22

11:00 am – 12:00 pm • Wake Up with Oberon!
Online with Bell’s Brewing Co.
We’re kicking off Oberon Day with a very special coast to coast virtual morning show: Wake Up with Oberon! We’ll be broadcasting live from the Eccentric Café’s Beer Garden with all-star line-up of special guests and lots of fun surprises!
Join us on Oberon Day (Monday, March 22) live at noon (Eastern) on Facebook, YouTube and on Bell’s NOW GO MAX PLUS (bellsbeer.tv).

Tuesday, March 23

7:00 pm • Trivia Tuesdays: The Simpsons
Simone’s Bar, 960 W. 18th St., Chicago 312-666-8601 Map
Join us Tuesday at 7pm for a few rounds of trivia with Rich Contreras!
This month’s theme is THE SIMPSONS!
Questions will be covering all 32 seasons.
First prize is $100 in SIMONE’S CASH!
Free to play.

Wednesday, March 24

12:00 – 4:00 pm • Work From Here Weekdays
Riverlands Brewing Co., 1860 Dean St. Unit A, St. Charles, IL (630) 549-6293 Map
Happy Hour Alert!
Introducing Work From Here Weekdays at Riverlands Brewing in St. Charles!
All drafts and can pours are 50% off from 12pm – 4pm every Wednesday and Thursday through the end of March.
This is a perfect chance to come try some of our beers, get some work done, and save $$$ at the same time. With free Wi-Fi and plenty of electrical outlets, you can plug in and get things done from the comfort of our taproom.

3:00 pm • Tap House Re-opening!
Two Brothers Tap House, 30W315 Calumet Ave, Warrenville, IL 630-393-2337 Map
We’re back!
The Two Brothers Tap House is re-opening its doors on Tuesday, March 2nd to a new look, new menu and tons of new beer!
And, to celebrate our return, we will be releasing a brand new beer every Wednesday in the month of March!
3/24 – Amplifier IPA – our newest year-round release will be a juicy, citrusy IPA turned up to 11! Available first at the Tap House!
3/31 – Quad Radical – a collaboration with our friends at 10 Barrel Brewing, this Oak Aged Belgian Style Quad was brewed with rum-soaked fruit and recently won a bronze medal at FoBAB!

7:00 – 9:00 pm • Pint Night at Industry Tap House Joliet!
Industry Tap House, 3115 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL (815) 630-2018 Map
Pairing up with our good friends at Industry Tap House in Joliet to showcase MyGrain Brewing Co.’s BOLD BREWS.
FNL Kölsch and City of Stone Rye Saison will be on tap! Buy a beer and you keep the pint glass!

7:00 – 7:00 pm • Schitt’s Creek Trivia!
Off Square Brewing, 11000 Delaware Pkwy., Crown Point, IN (219) 310-8898 Map
Did you spend your quarantine binge watching Schitt’s Creek? Come test your knowledge of all things Schitt’s Creek with us! Ewwwww, David!

8:00 pm • 2021 Imperial Pajamas Release Preorders
Begyle Brewing, 1800 W. Cuyler Ave., Chicago 773-661-6963 Map
What better reason to set your alarm than coffee beer?! And we’ve got two comin’ your way!
Yes, our Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Stout, Imperial Pajamas, is back – along with a *NEW* variant where we’ve added maple to up this beer’s coziness rating to 11/10.
Speaking of NEW, for the first time ever, Begyle coffee mugs will be available for purchase! The perfect drinking implement for coffee, beer, and coffee beer. Priced at $10 each, you can choose either bright blue or bright green printing on your 17oz., white mug.
Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Stout ABV 9%
We take our Flannel Pajamas recipe, double the oatmeal, and add a special blend of locally roasted Metric coffee. The result is an imperial stout with an oatmeal fullness and big, bold chocolate & coffee aromas and flavors. It’s as cozy as beer gets!
Available in 16 oz. 4-packs ($18), 32. Oz. Crowlers ($14) and 64 oz. Growlers ($20)
Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Stout with Maple ABV 9%
Introducing the newest member to our Imperial Pajamas family: Maple Imperial Pajamas! Same oatmeal fullness and big, bold chocolate & coffee aromas and flavors, but with an added layer of flavorful coziness!
Available in 16 oz. 4-packs ($18), 32. Oz. Crowlers ($14) and 64 oz. Growlers ($20)
Preorders will be available at 8PM on 3/24 here. Pixkup starting March 25 at 3 pm.

Thursday, March 25

2:00 pm • 2021 Imperial Pajamas Release
Begyle Brewing Co., 1800 W. Cuyler Ave., Chicago (773) 661-6963 Map
What better reason to set your alarm than coffee beer?! And we’ve got two comin’ your way!
Yes, our Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Stout, Imperial Pajamas, is back – along with a *NEW* variant where we’ve added maple to up this beer’s coziness rating to 11/10.
Speaking of NEW, for the first time ever, Begyle coffee mugs will be available for purchase! The perfect drinking implement for coffee, beer, and coffee beer. Priced at $10 each, you can choose either bright blue or bright green printing on your 17oz., white mug.
Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Stout – ABV 9%
We take our Flannel Pajamas recipe, double the oatmeal, and add a special blend of locally roasted Metric coffee. The result is an imperial stout with an oatmeal fullness and big, bold chocolate & coffee aromas and flavors. It’s as cozy as beer gets!
Available in 16 oz. 4-packs ($18), 32. Oz. Crowlers ($14) and 64 oz. Growlers ($20)
Coffee Imperial Oatmeal Stout with Maple – ABV 9%
Introducing the newest member to our Imperial Pajamas family: Maple Imperial Pajamas! Same oatmeal fullness and big, bold chocolate & coffee aromas and flavors, but with an added layer of flavorful coziness!
Available in 16 oz. 4-packs ($18), 32. Oz. Crowlers ($14) and 64 oz. Growlers ($20)
Preorders will be available at 8PM on 3/24 here.

5:30 – 7:30 pm • Music Bingo at Noon Whistle Brewing
Noon Whistle Brewing, 800 E. Roosevelt Rd., Lombard, IL ​(630) 376-6895 Map
Join us the last Thursday of each month for two full hours of Music Bingo at Noon Whistle in Lombard!
Enjoy some delicious brews and great music with a chance to win prizes at the same time.
Please respect and follow all COVID-19 restrictions set in place by the venue so everyone has a great, and safe, time.

6:00 – 9:00 pm • Trivia Night: Lightspeed Games
The Church Street Brewing Co., 1480 Industrial Dr. Ste. C, Itasca, IL (630) 438-5725 Map
Trivia is back to the taproom on Thursday nights all month long in March. Put your thinking caps on and get ready to play from 6-9pm. Bring your team or create your own then but whatever you do, make sure you get your perfect spot and a Righteously Good Beer in hand.

7:00 pm • Molly’s Cupcakes Beer-Cider Pairing (Winter Edition)
Tapville Social – Rosemont, 5220 Fashion Outlets Way, Rosemont, IL (847) 227-0063 Map
Tapville Social is pairing craft beer & cider with Molly’s Cupcakes. Join us for a event to sample five delicious Molly’s Cupcakes and five beer and cider selections. Bring some friends and shop at the mall and visit Tapville Social in the Food Court for this delicious event. Tickets are $30 here.

8:00 – 10:30 pm • Live Trivia at BHBC
Black Horizon Brewing Co., 7560 S. Quincy St., Willowbrook, IL (630) 413-4964 Map
Live trivia at Black Horizon Brewing Co. returns! Seating EXTREMELY limited, so please read the full details.
Only 6 teams permitted per COVID policies so please only RSVP if 1) You have a team of up to 4 players, 2) You’re certain you’ll be able to attend, 3) You agree to take appropriate public health measures (wearing a face mask, hand-washing, social distancing, etc.) while in the venue, 4) You have no reason to believe you may carry the COVID-19 virus, and 5) You intend on patronizing the venue (i.e. making purchases of drink, merchandise, etc.) during the event.

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