Chicago Beer Weekend, June 25-27

Chicago Beer Weekend, June 25-27
New customers during Skeleton Key's opening weekend, 2015.

I hope to stay busy updating this post with fundraising events for Skeleton Key Brewery, which was severely damaged in last Sunday’s tornadoes. The outpouring of support from all of Chicago’s beer scene, brewers and drinkers alike, has been amazing.

Friday, June 25

Swedish Days Craft Beer Tent
James St. and Third St., Geneva, IL  Map
Expanded to our new location on James St. Enjoy some craft beers; great food will be available from Cravings in Geneva.
Featuring craft beers by Stockholm’s, Penrose, Art History, Obscurity Brewing, and more.
Thursday: 4-10 pm: Live music provided by Austin Chione, 7:00 – 8:30 pm. Influenced by Smashing Pumpkins, Green Day and Pearl Jam, he loves to share his creativity and passion for music with a live audience.
Friday:  4-10 pm: Live music will be performed by Dan Olsson, 7:00 – 8:30. Having enjoyed radio play in the greater Chicagoland area, he continues to establish himself on worldwide playlists with original releases.
Saturday: 12 – 10 pm. Food from Papa Saverios will be able to be purchased (5-8 pm). Tonight (7-8:30 pm), enjoy the brother/sister duo of Danny and Katie O’Brien. These two are singers and guitarists with years of experience playing a wide range of music together. Their repertoire includes songs by Neil Young, The Beatles, Radiohead, Grateful Dead, Phoebe Bridgers and more.
Sunday: 12 – 4 pm. 
View the fuil Swedish Days schedule here

Swedish Days at The Beer Cellar
The Beer Cellar Geneva, 204 W. State St., Geneva, IL (630) 315-5060 Map
At The Beer Cellar, we’re so excited for our first-ever Swedish Days. We all missed our summer festivals last year, and we can’t wait for four great days in downtown Geneva this week.
Here’s what we have on tap for you from June 24-27:
Craft Beer Tent: We’re one of the sponsors of the Craft Beer Tent that will be at the corner of 3rd St. & James St. (just one block southwest of the shop). We’ll have four beers and a hard seltzer on all weekend long, so come enjoy a pour outside with us! (Hours: Th & Fri: 4-10 PM; Sat: 12-10 PM; Sun: 12-4 PM)
Swedish Daze: We collaborated with Penrose to brew a hazy IPA in celebration of this year’s fest! It’ll be available on tap at the Craft Beer Tent and in the shop, and it’ll be on sale in 4-packs (starting Thursday, 6/24) in-store. This is a limited release, so when it’s gone, it’s gone!
2021 TBC Swedish Days Glass: our friend at Tichy Brand designed a beautiful glass to celebrate Swedish Days, and they’ll be on sale for $8 starting on Thursday, 6/24.
Swedish Beers on tap: Of course, we wouldn’t be doing Swedish Days right without some Swedish beers on tap! Stop by the Craft Beer Tent to try Black Currant, a sour ale from Dugges Bryggeri in Sweden. And stop by the taproom for beers from Omnipollo & Dugges Bryggeri
We thank you so much for your support over the past 15 months, and hope you come out this weekend to enjoy this incredible event put on by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce. For a full schedule of events, check out genevachamber.com. The schedule is full of fun events for people of all ages, so don’t miss out on your chance to enjoy this staple of Geneva summers this year!

7th Anniversary Party
The Devil’s Trumpet Brewing Co., 8250 Utah St., Merrillville, IN (219) 576-7118 Map
Due to this weekends weather forecast, we have decided to change things up! Instead of having our 7th Anniversary outside on Saturday, we will be celebrating all weekend in our taproom!
All 7th Anniversary releases will be available on tap & for purchase to go in our taproom
7th Anniversary taproom hours…
Friday June 25, 12-7
Saturday June 26, 12-7
Sunday June 27, 12-5
We’re looking forward to seeing everyone!

Skeleton Key Pizza & Fundraiser
Ike & Oak Brewing Co., 6315 Main St., Woodridge, IL (331) 998-2907 Map
Join us this weekend to help our friends and neighbors from Skeleton Key Brewery.
We will be serving up a special Skeleton Key Pizza, with all proceeds going to their recovery efforts.
Also, Ike & Oak will match all cash donations made throughout the weekend at the brewpub!
Live Music Friday & Saturday night from 6-9pm in the beer garden.
Come out and help us raise some $ for Emily, Paul, John and their crew.

Skeleton Key Tap Takeover & Fundraiser
Chuck’s Café Darien, 8025 S. Cass Ave., Darien, IL 331-431-4000 Map
Please come join us this weekend as we tap some great brews from our friends at Skeleton Key Brewery!
We’ve been tapping them since day 1 and after this past weekend’s storms caused unparalleled damage to their brewery; Chuck’s wanted to help & do our part!
We’re tapping: Things We Don’t Say (Hazy IPA) & Lost in the Ivy (Red Ale)
Pints are $7- and ALL, we mean ALL proceeds will be given directly back to the folks at Skeleton Key!
Join us for this great event for an even greater cause!

10:00 am – 3:00 pm • Skeleton Key Cans Sale & Tap Takeover
Iron&Glass Romeoville, 632 S. Weber Rd., Romeoville, IL (815) 782-5559 Map
& Iron&Glass Minooka, 104 Ridge Rd., Minooka, IL (815) 255-2114 Map
We stopped over at Skeleton Key Brewery and scooped up some cans
All proceeds from can sales (and the tap takeover on Friday) will go directly back to Skeleton Key to help them get back on their feet after their brewery was condemned from being hit by a tornado on Sunday.
What will be on tap?
7th Evil Ex: A delightful black lager with a light, crisp body and roasty flavor
Things We Don’t Say IPA: Hazy IPA with the message of It’s Ok to not be Ok
Wondrous: This classic saison features a beautiful balance of fruity, bright citrus and delightful hints of clove and white pepper.
Lost In The Ivy: Michigan-grown Strata & Citra hops. Like a sunset in a glass, this deeply amber-hued ale is a tribute to a loved one we lost unexpectedly last week. It was brewed with midwest-grown ingredients for mellow dankness, a touch of fruity character and a bare hint of chocolate roast, with pleasantly mild, lingering bitterness.
Feel free to stop in and pick up a 4-pack (or more) to show your support! Please note these will only be available as 4-packs, no singles
Or you can order online at: ironglasstap.shopsettings.com

11:00 am • Pixie Dawgs Food Truck
Black Lung Brewing Co., 2217 IL-83, Round Lake Beach, IL (847) 340-3320 Map
Pixiedawgs of Wisconsin will have their food truck here.

11:00 am – 10:00 pm • Hailstorm Super Blast! Release
The Open Bottle, 7101 183rd St. #105, Tinley Park, IL 708-247-3757 Map
& The Open Bottle Lockport, 16437 159th St., Lockport, IL (815) 293-6350 Map
The collaboration beer you know and love is back, but this time as an AMPED UP, SUPER AMERICAN, FREEDOM TOUTING hazy Double IPA! A perfect pairing for your 4th of July celebrations! ⁣
This one’s comin’ in 16oz 4-pack cans. 4-packs and draft will be available at the event. This limited release will be available only at TOB and Hailstorm Brewing Co. 
Super Blast!: “Collaboration with The Open Bottle. We amped up the explosion for this year’s Blast! This hazy Double IPA is packed with tropically explosive Mosaic & Huell Melon hops, vanilla, & blueberries! Still pairs well with barbecues, bald eagles, & freedom!”

12:00 pm • Lunchbox Tactics Release
Pollyanna Brewing Co., 431 Talcott Ave., Lemont, IL (630) 914-5834 Map
& Pollyanna – Roselare, 245 E. Main St., Roselle, IL (847) 285-1909 Map
& 106 S. Riverside Ave., St. Charles, IL 630-549-7372 Map
It’s baaaaack! Lunchbox Tactics is making its much anticipated return and will be available in cans and on draft Friday in Lemont, Roselle, and St Charles. We took our award winning American Lager, Lite Thinking, and added a whole bunch of orange and amaretto making this beer taste like a classic lunchbox cocktail. It won’t last long, so get in here quickly! We open at noon on Fridays all summer long!

12:00 pm • Fresh Beer Friday
Solemn Oath Brewery, 1661 Quincy Ave. #179, Naperville IL (630) 995-3062 Map
& Solemn Oath Brewery Still Life, 2919 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago  Map
As we ramp up for the first full week of operations in our new Chicago home at Solemn Oath’s Still Life in Logan Square we are proud to debut our first ever Fresh Beer Friday release in the city.
R4 Hazy Pale Ale: This release is a collaborative effort with our buds from Rhinegeist Brewing which boasts deep roots predating the openings of both their brewery and ours. A meandering path that once wandered through Goose Island and Anheuser-Busch has converged once again, and longtime friends Matt Steinke (Rhinegeist) and Eric Hobbs (SOB) brought their team’s together to create R4, a hazy pale ale brewed in honor of their storied past.
At 5.5%, R4 is primed and ready for the warmth of the early summer season. Brewed with a healthy dose of Citra and Azacca for a base layer of juiced mango, guava, peach and pear, with an encore of spiced orange from that late addition Jarrylo. Canned and ready just in time for the beach, BBQ or back alley firework show.
Unholy Goat Tartshake IPA: The second leg of our first FBF boasts the first beer focused collab with frequent SOB food and fun partner, Chef Stephanie Izard. As the first part of the name should suggest to most of the SOB faithful this beer falls closely in line with previous Unholy (Water) releases, yet strays from the norm like a wayward goat from the pack to create its very own pasture of complex flavor profiles.
A Tartshake IPA with Watermelon, Pineapple, Lime, Chile, and Sea Salt, Unholy Goat is an ode to one of Chef Izard’s go to summer snacks, freshly cut watermelon dusted with chile lime salt. Brewed in celebration of the 11th anniversary of Girl & The Goat as well as Chef Izard and Girl & The Goat’s soon-to-open Los Angeles outpost, Unholy Goat bursts with juicy-sweet watermelon roundness and a delicate balancing act of tart lime popping across the palate with tongue tingling chile and sea salt. Summer in a glass and only available from SOB or at Chef Izard’s Goat Group of restaurants.
Both R4 Hazy Pale Ale and Unholy Goat Tartshake IPA will be available via our final deliveries this Thursday/Friday as well as on draft and in 4pks for pickup on Fresh Beer Friday at open in Chicago and Naperville.

3:00 – 8:00 pm • Food Truck Friday w/ Lil’ Deb’s
Werk Force Brewing, 14903 S. Center St., Plainfield, IL (815) 531-5557 Map
Lil’ Deb’s will be joining us from 3-8pm! Hot dogs, meatball subs, polish sausages and more will be served up!

3:00 pm • Western Suburbs Brews Cruise
Chicago Brews Cruise  Map
Tickets $75
Join us on our Brews Cruise bus as we hit 3 of the current hot spots to sample their beers. Our first stop is Riverlands Brewing Co. for a personal discussion of their brewing process. Next to BBGB Brewery and Hop Farm to hear about their sustainable approach to brewing. Then on to Brother Chimp Brewing, one of the latest small brewery additions to the western ‘burbs, to learn more about what it means to “make craft beers that taste like beer”.
After the tour, consider continuing our evening at Sidecar Supper Club in Batavia for a great craft beer and eclectic food menu, and maybe some live music.
We begin at downtown Batavia Parking Lot at 111 N. River St. (River St. and Spring St. intersection).
Minimum number of guests for tour to run is 6 people. If the minimum is not met, we will contact you ahead of your reservation to reschedule.

4:00 pm • Mangled Mona LIVE & Chuck’s Cafe BBQ Pop-UP
Miskatonic Brewing Co., 1000 N. Frontage Rd., Darien, IL 630-541-9414 Map
Join us this Friday at Miskatonic for a great start to your weekend!!!
From 4-8PM Chuck’s Cafe Darien will be here serving delicious food to satisfy your appetite. So feel free to indulge in the wonderful goodness!
At 5:30PM Mangled Mona will be here to entertain you and delight your ears!
So come on out to Miskatonic and enjoy great beer, food, and fun!!! See you then!

4:00 – 9:00 pm • Wurst Kitchen Weekend
Oswego Brewing Co., 61 S. Main St., Oswego, IL (331) 999-1991 Map
Aurora’s Wurst Kitchen is back to serve up their highly sought-after sausage!
The grill will be going on Friday at 4pm, join us for live music from Summer of George duo from 7-10pm.
Saturday we’re going to keep the party going from noon until 9pm

4:00 – 10:00 pm • Pride Month Benefit, PFLAG of Grayslake/Round Lake
Bosacki’s Brewery, 610 E. Hawley St., Mundelein, IL (224) 778-5400 Map
Join us the weekend of June 25 for a Pride Month Benefit for PFLAG of Grayslake/Round Lake. PFLAG is an organization of parents and friends supporting the ENTIRE LGBTQIA+ community.
FRIDAY, Live Music, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.
SATURDAY, complimentary (free) food 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
Our Strawberry Lager will be released for this weekend’s event.
A portion of our sales and other activities will be contributed.

4:00 – 8:00 pm • Puff Pizza Truck
Solemn Oath Brewery, 1661 Quincy Ave. #179, Naperville IL (630) 995-3062 Map
Get rough & stuff with some pizza puffs. Homemade pizza puffs, pizza nuggz, nachos, and more. Yeah, we stopped reading after “homemade pizza puffs” too. It’s ok, you’re not alone.

4:00 – 6:00 pm • Saugatuck Tap & Slushee Takeover!
Orange & Brew Bottle Shop & Tap, 1027 Burlington Ave., Downers Grove, IL (630) 541-3880 Map
Saugatuck Brewing Co. will be bringing some of their delicious draft beer options down from Michigan and we’ll be sharing with you! Stay tuned for a draft list, but rest assured there will be some fun options in the slushee machine!

4:00 – 8:00 pm • Dark Horse at Mikerphone
Mikerphone Brewing, 121 Garlisch Dr., Elk Grove Village, IL 847-264-8904 Map
Dark Horse Pastries‘ Chef Terrell knocks out a new menu with each visit! This time he’ll be bringing brat kabobs, smoked chicken tacos, & more!

5:00 – 11:00 pm • Whiner Beer Birthday Party!
Whiner Beer Co., 1400 W. 46th St., Chicago 312-810-2271 Map
Our first full capacity launch celebration in over a year. A double launch b-day bash of El Tub and Chamo Meow this Friday evening. Welcoming everyone with plenty of indoor and outdoor space. Bags set up in the lobby, pool table is open, and kitchen will be slinging pies along with a special @odinmetzger spicy treat. Can’t wait to see all of you for our birthday party! Walk-ins welcome.

5:00 – 8:00 pm • Friday Eats: Sour Peach Steam Buns Pop-Up
Sew Hop’d Brewery & Taproom, One Union Special Plaza, Ste. 113, Huntley, IL (815) 701-8819 Map
Our friends at Sour Peach Culinary Services are back with their delicious steam buns pop-up this Friday, starting at 5p. They’ll serve until they sell out, so get on in for some deliciousness from them.

6:00 – 9:00 pm • Swimmin with Sharks Release
Liquid Love Brewing, 1310 Busch Pkwy., Buffalo Grove, IL (630) 699-2628 Map
Things are getting REAL CHEESY this Friday!!!
We’re releasing Swimmin with Sharks India Pale Ale @ 2pm with NO LIMIT on to go orders! This IPA is a classic crusher packed with Chinook, Pacific Sunrise & Simcoe
Then we have TOASTY CHEESE FOOD TRUCK in the house from 6-9pm serving up those wildly delicious gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches they do oh so well. Toasty Cheese is a Chicagoland favorite & we’re pleased to be hosting them
Last but not least, Liquid Love Brewing is about to learn what Gangster Lounge is. Chicagoland’s only one-man-band, covering 90’s + 00’s rap and R&B on piano, is playing live from 7-10pm. Come for the beer, stay for tunes.

8:30 – 10:30 pm • Drive In, Dinner, and Drinks
Rock Island Public House, 13328 Olde S. Western Ave., Blue Island, IL 708-388-5513 Map
We kick off Don Knotts weekend with The Love God?

Saturday, June 26

11:00 am – 11:00 pm • Fruited Belt & Suspenders Party!
BuckleDown Brewing, 8700 W. 47th St., Lyons, IL 708-777-1842 Map
Our Fruited Belt release is this Saturday! The party starts at 11AM. There will be food from Wild Monk, music and our 4 flavored Belt variety pack.

12:00 – 5:00 pm • Sausage Class, Pop-Up & More!
Miskatonic Brewing Co., 1000 N. Frontage Rd., Darien, IL (630) 541-9414 Map
Please join us for a day of sausage, music, and brews.
Four Star Artisan will be hosting a sausage-making class from 10:30-12. At Noon, they will be firing up the grill and serving up the tasty brats!
MC2 is making its musical debut at Miskatonic, starting at 2. We will have the beers flowing, so come on by for a great afternoon. (A few tickets left at this link, $35).

1:00 – 7:00 pm • Argonaut Rolls and Boils, plus Live Music
D and G Brewing, 303 N. 4th St., Suite A, Saint Charles, IL (773) 203-2325 Map
Saturday and we kinda did a lot on this day.
First, Argonaut Co. is here with their delicious seafood. Rolls, Take-home boils, and oysters are on the menu.
Preorder here.
Then, we have not one, but two musical acts here.
At 3, Matthew Kopecky is here. We love this guy. He’s a major local talent and just a nice person.
At 7, we have a late night show from Bodhicitta! Get a little Phishy. And enjoy the show.

2:00 – 6:00 pm • BBQ Pop Up: Goldfinger Brewing
Goldfinger Brewing Co., 513 Rogers St., Downers Grove, IL (630) 541-9728 Map
Chuck’s Cafe Darien is hitting the road in 2021 and setting up shop at some of our favorite breweries!
We’re bringing our killer $6 Menu to pair w/ some great local craft brews!
Come thirsty & come hungry!

2:00 pm • Chicagoland Bully Breed At Dry City!!
Dry City Brew Works, 120B N. Main St., Wheaton, IL (630) 456-4787 Map
We are so excited to have our dear friends at Chicagoland Bully Breed Rescue for the day! During this past year, the busy world of rescue did not stop, and the crew at CBBR continued on with their lifesaving work, despite not being able to attend any events to supplement their rescue. Most rescues depend on larger Pet Expo type of events to get attention for their dogs, and also to generate funds to go to the cost of animals in their care!!!
Chicagoland Bully Breed Rescue is the oldest pitbull rescue in the Chicago area. Please join us for a day of fun CBBR dog hangs, and lots of goodies for sale! They are bringing all of their best dog gear to sell, as well as a bunch of goodies for your four legged friend at home! They will even have some of their most smoochable CBBR pups in tow for everyone to meet and love on!!!! Let’s give this amazing rescue a leg up, so they can continue rescuing some of the best animals in Chicagoland!!!
Insider info: They just don’t rescue pitties, they have horses, other pupper breeds, even cats!

2:00 – 5:00 pm • Jimmy Carroll live with food by Mac and More
Black Lung Brewing Co., 2217 IL-83, Round Lake Beach, IL (847) 340-3320 Map
Jimmy rocks all the hits from Lyle Lovett to Warren Zevon! Come rock out and get some famous Mac and More!

2:00 – 6:00 pm • Mac Dynamite
Solemn Oath Taproom, 1661 Quincy Ave. #179, Naperville IL (630) 995-3062 Map
Noodles and cheese could be its own food group on the comfort food pyramid. Topped expertly with gourmet goodness by the gurus from Mac D and you’ve got yourself a proper Saturday set up. All that’s absent is your beer of choice.

2:00 – 6:00 pm • My Personal Chef at Mikerphone
Mikerphone Brewing, 121 Garlisch Dr., Elk Grove Village, IL 847-264-8904 Map
Chef Kyle is back this Saturday with his Birria! Full menu details TBA. Serving 2p-6p/sellout.

3:00 – 9:00 pm • Saturday Eats: Churros y Chocolate Pop-Up & Collab Beer Tapping
Sew Hop’d Brewery & Taproom, One Union Special Plaza, Ste. 113, Huntley, IL (815) 701-8819 Map
Join us as we tap our collab Borden Street Milk Stout with Churros y Chocolate. They’ll be serving up delicious churros and empanadas.

3:00 – 9:00 pm • Saturday Eats: Churros y Chocolate Pop-Up & Collab Beer Tapping
Sew Hop’d Brewery & Taproom, One Union Special Plaza, Ste. 113, Huntley, IL (815) 701-8819 Map
Join us as we tap our collab Borden Street Milk Stout with Churros y Chocolate. They’ll be serving up delicious churros and empanadas.

7:00 pm • Side Lot Bingo!
Side Lot Brewery, 110 Slocum Lake Rd., Wauconda, IL 847-714-2584 Map
We’re playing Bingo again!
Get ready to shake your balls every Tuesday night at Side Lot Brewery. Limited seating is available both inside and outside. Reservations are HIGHLY recommended.
MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO ENTER THE PROPERTY & ANYTIME YOU’RE NOT SEATED. If this is a problem, stay home.

8:30 – 10:30 pm • Drive In, Dinner, and Drinks
Rock Island Public House, 13328 S. Olde Western Ave., Blue Island, IL 708-388-5513 Map
Don Knotts Weekend continues with The Ghost and Mr. Chicken!

Sunday, June 27

9:00 – 9:45 am • Mickey Finn’s Beer & Yoga
Mickey Finn’s Brewery, 345 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville, IL 847-362-6688 Map
Beer & Yoga with Alison Galatte! 45 minutes. Beginners welcome. Water available bring your own mat or beach towel. 2 drink tickets included.$25 through Eventbrite.

10:00 am – 2:00 pm • Kickboxing Event at River Hawk!
River Hawk Brewing, 24735 W. Eames St., Channahon, IL (815) 255-2202 Map
Come join Phantom Kickboxing and Fitness for an Introductory kickboxing class followed by a complimentary beer or glass of wine from River Hawk Brewery. Tickets $25 through Eventbrite.

11:00 am – 12:30 pm • Molly’s Cupcakes Beer-Cider Pairing (Summer Edition)
Tapville Social – Naperville, 216 S. Washington St., Naperville, IL (630) 536-8739 Map
Come celebrate Summer with Tapville Social as we pair craft beer & cider with Molly’s Cupcakes. Sample five delicious cupcakes and five beer & cider selections.
Get Tickets here ($35).

11:00 am – 1:00 pm • Free Donuts & Drafts at the WCBC!
Will County Brewing Co., 1142 W. Jefferson St., Shorewood, IL (815) 582-4157 Map
Join us at 11 AM the last Sunday of every month for a pairing of delicious Orland Park Bakery Donuts and refreshing Will County Brewing Craft Beer. Donuts are FREE at the brewery with any craft beer purchase and also available for sale at the bakery while supplies last!

12:00 – 7:00 pm • Two Buds One Joint Griddle at Black Lung
Black Lung Brewing Co., 2217 N Illinois 83, Round Lake Beach, IL (224) 643-7204 Map
Come hang on $1 off full pours day and have some Brinner from Two Buds One Joint Griddle! It’s amazing!!!

12:00 – 5:00 pm • Sunday Fun Day
The Beer and Now, 2801 Ogden Ave., Ste 7, Lisle, IL (630) 946-6660 Map
Every Sunday stop by for $1 off all draft beers!

12:00 – 2:00 pm • 1st Annual Chili Cookoff
Hickory Creek Brewing Co., 1005 W. Laraway Rd., New Lenox, IL (779) 803-3974 Map
Joins us for our 3rd anniversary celebration June 27! We’re hosting a Chili Cook Off competition. The only stipulation is your recipe has to include one of our beers. Contact the tap room to get on the list. We’re limiting it to 5 professionals and 15 amateurs. 1ST, 2ND, and 3RD place prizes for each category.

1:00 – 4:00 pm • Crafts, Vendors, and Brews
Oswego Brewing Co., 61 S. Main St., Oswego, IL (331) 999-1991 Map
After you shop the Oswego Country Market, stop by our Crafts, Vendors, and Brews event and get some lunch with Strawberries BBQ!
Sip on your favorite OBC beer as you stroll our Beer Garden shopping unique finds from our artisan vendors.
Vendor List:
Chef Heatley’s, Beer Can Maps by Mike, Three75 Cookies, The Metalmark, Sensei’s Scentries, Simply Oaks, Lathe of Life, Country Kitchen Candle Co, Carmela Grace, Alex’s Kreations, DreamScapes, Green Compass

1:00 pm • Sour Peach Pop Up
Holzlager Brewing Co., 150 S. Eastwood Dr., Woodstock, IL (815) 308-5901 Map
New pop-up at Hozlager Brewing, come out and check out Sour Peach and their amazing Steam Buns
Hot Honey Fried Chicken Bun 3/$12: Pickle brined fried chicken, hot honey, dill pickle
Italian Beef Bun 3/$14: Braised beef, shredded mozzarella, house-made Giardiniera.
Pair these up with your favorite Holzlager beer and make this truly a Sunday Funday.

2:00 – 6:00 pm • Calogero’s
Solemn Oath Brewery, 1661 Quincy Ave. #179, Naperville IL (630) 995-3062 Map
An Italian bounty for Sunday supper. Family-owned and operated old world Italian-leaning eats and wood-fired pizzas from an eatery unlike any other. Save yourself the hassle and let Calogero’s do the cooking for the fam this Sunday. Buon apetito!

3:00 – 5:00 pm • Trivia Night at Noon Whistle Naperville
Noon Whistle Brewing, 1748 W. Jefferson Ave., Naperville, IL 331-431-4882 Map
Are you tired of sitting at home answering every question correct on Jeopardy with nothing to show for it?
Come out for our General Knowledge trivia night with Baig of Tricks Entertainment and join your host as they quiz your teams through two full hours of general knowledge trivia, including awesome themed bonus rounds and music rounds!
While we’re testing your wit, Cellar Door will be keeping you fueled up an incredible food menu and delicious drinks all night, PLUS the top teams will win bragging rights and prizes, so bring your friends, family, and even your enemies (if they’re good at trivia) to increase your chances of winning.
Be sure to get there early and snag your team a spot and fuel up with some drinks, see you soon!
Please follow ALL Covid-19 guidelines and restrictions put in place by the venue, and here are a few extra tips:
1) Please bring your own pen/pencil. Our host will have pencils just in case, but it would be best to use your own for everyone’s safety & comfort.
2) The questions will be read by your host over our PA system, but may not be displayed on a screen if one is not easily available.
3) Any and all rules/restrictions are subject to change.

8:30 – 10:30 pm • Drive In, Dinner, and Drinks
Rock Island Public House, 13328 S. Olde Western Ave., Blue Island, IL 708-388-5513 Map
We wrap up Don Knotts weekend with The Incredible Mr. Limpet! Red’s the People’s Pie will be taking over the kitchen from 4 to 9 pm with their Detroit style pizza!

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