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July 4 Weekend with Beer in Chicago

July 4 Weekend with Beer in Chicago
I think nobody reading this article needs any encouragement, but the Brewers Association is promoting July 3 as “National Independent Beer Run Day.” They encourage us to shop for the BA’s Independent Craft Brewer seal. Their site, beerrunday.com, includes more information, and an interactive “Brewery Finder” map if you;re on the road. I’ve collected places... Read more »

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, September 13-15

Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, September 13-15
We're now deep into Oktoberfest season… just to bring everyone up to speed, the Germans themselves moved Oktoberfest to September because the later celebrations interfered with needed harvest work. It's not doing a "Christmas in July." One of the bloggers on my right rail (that column on the right side of the web page, natch) figures prominently in the #IAmCraftBeer hashtag campaign still trending on Twitter. I'm in that list somewhere myself. You can read the full story at Josh Noel's Tribune article, and join in yourself...
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