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Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, January 10-12

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, January 10-12
It's the weekend of the first big festival of 2020: the Winter Chicago Ale Fest. I've normally been posting my event listings two to three days ahead of the dates covered. At present, I've got up to a week ahead. I hope that's helpful for some of those events that might sell out ahead of time. And I continue to update the articles as I get more listings to add. So please keep checking...

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, January 4-6

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, January 4-6
I am now plugging in announcements for watch parties for the Bears' first playoff game since 2010. Now, I have joined in with the joking reference to the "Fog Bowl" of 1988, but it may be worth noting that the Bear have met the Eagles in the playoffs three times: in 1979, 1988 and 2002, and the Fog Bowl is the only playoff win they had against the Eagles. Anyway, some more beer specials during the game (starting at 3:40 at Soldier Field) will certainly be announced later, so keep checking back...

Area Winners in the 2017 Great American Beer Festival

Area Winners in the 2017 Great American Beer Festival
Here’s a list of the Illinois that medaled in last weekend’s Great American Beer Festival. The 2017 GABF was held in Denver, CO, under auspices of the Brewers Association, and saw 7,923 competition entries from 2,217 U.S. breweries. Medals were awarded to 286 beers in 96 beer style categories. Here are winners from Illinois. On... Read more »
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