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Arcade Brewery Launch Party 8:00 pm
Arcade Brewery Launch Party @ Logan Arcade
Sep 3 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Arcade Brewery Launch Party @ Logan Arcade | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Come celebrate with us at Logan Arcade as we launch our first beers in Chicago! We will have our William Wallace Wrestle Fest Scotch Ale and Grapefruit IPA on tap! You’ll be surrounded by 80+ arcade games featuring some amazing Multi-Player Madness!! Logan Arcade has a ton of multi-player games: …

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SmallBar Division Ten Year Anniversary 2:00 pm
SmallBar Division Ten Year Anniv... @ SmallBar Division
Sep 6 @ 2:00 pm – 11:45 pm
SmallBar Division Ten Year Anniversary @ SmallBar Division | Chicago | Illinois | United States
SmallBar Division TEN YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT Saturday, September 6 from 3pm til quittin’ time BBQ & BEER TAPPING BY DAY September 4, 2004 we kicked things off here at SmallBar Division. And it’s been ten great years since! To celebrate we’re gonna put together a giant picnic spread, put on …

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Urban Legend Taproom 1st Anniversary Block Party 4:00 pm
Urban Legend Taproom 1st Anniver... @ Urban Legend
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Urban Legend Taproom 1st Anniversary Block Party @ Urban Legend | Westmont | Illinois | United States
  BEER - Urban Legend Beer! FOOD - ‘Chicago Pizza Boss’ - ‘Two Soldiers & A Marine’ LIVE MUSIC - ‘Alt101, Alternative 90′s Rock’ 8:30-10:30p - ‘The Manning Dads, Original songs about Westmont’ 5-6p - ‘Tyler Lewis, Acoustic Guitar’ 6:30p-7:30ish
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5th Annual Kegs For Kids 12:00 pm
5th Annual Kegs For Kids @ Hopleaf
Sep 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
5th Annual Kegs For Kids @ Hopleaf | Chicago | Illinois | United States
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Marz Community Brewing Company Launch Party 6:00 pm
Marz Community Brewing Company L... @ Co Prosperity Sphere
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Marz Community Brewing Company Launch Party @ Co Prosperity Sphere | Chicago | Illinois | United States
We are pouring 18 beers and concoctions at our launch party on Monday Sept 8. Enjoy our fresh brews and lovely vittles by PQM, Honey Butter Fried Chicken, and the Salsa Truck. The beer: Our Regular Line Up Smoke Wheat Everyday Gratzer May 1968 Saison Bubbly Creek Berliner Weiss Bubbly …

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Goose Island Lilith Release Party 7:00 pm
Goose Island Lilith Release Party @ Kaiser Tiger
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Goose Island Lilith Release Party @ Kaiser Tiger | Chicago | Illinois | United States
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The Green Lady Turns 3 7:00 pm
The Green Lady Turns 3 @ The Green Lady
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 10 @ 12:45 am
The Green Lady Turns 3 @ The Green Lady | Chicago | Illinois | United States
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Jerrys Founders Dinner 6:30 pm
Jerrys Founders Dinner @ Jerrys Wicker Park
Sep 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Jerrys Founders Dinner @ Jerrys Wicker Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  Join Jerry’s and Founders Brewing (Grand Rapids, MI) for a feast fit for craft beer kings and queens. Ticket price includes food courses with beer pairings (tax and gratuity not included and will be charged the night of the event). Meet and greet at 6:30pm, dinner at 7pm. Menu …

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5 Rabbit Presents Tonteria 8:00 pm
5 Rabbit Presents Tonteria @ Heritage General Store
Sep 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
5 Rabbit Presents Tonteria @ Heritage General Store | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  Don’t miss the first installment of Tontería, a Pop-Up Dinner Series with 5 Rabbit Cervecería and Heritage Bicycles General Store. This one is for all you ceviche lovers, 5 presentations and beer! Tickets are limited.   Don’t miss the first installment of Tontería, a Pop-Up Dinner Series with 5 …

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Seven Flowers Release Party 6:00 pm
Seven Flowers Release Party @ Kumas Too
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Seven Flowers Release Party @ Kumas Too | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Join us for the 2014 release of our transatlantic collaboration, Seven Flowers Double IPA. This brew, first made last summer with our friends at Chicago’s Atlas Brewing Company and The Celt Experience of Wales. Drawing upon Celtic traditions for the summer solstice, this IPA uses seven kinds of hops, resulting …

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Swedish Covenant Hospital Associates’ Board Charity Beer Tasting 7:00 pm
Swedish Covenant Hospital Associ... @ The Bar On Buena
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Swedish Covenant Hospital Associates' Board Charity Beer Tasting @ The Bar On Buena | Chicago | Illinois | United States
We invite you to join us for an evening of craft beer tastings, appetizers and prizes at The Bar on Buena. Proceeds support the Women’s Health Initiative at Swedish Covenant Hospital. PLUS — Enter our raffle that night for a chance to win beer-related merchandise and other fun prizes! $40.00 …

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8th Annual Chicago Festiv-Ale 6:00 pm
8th Annual Chicago Festiv-Ale @ Carmichaels Steakhouse
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8th Annual Chicago Festiv-Ale @ Carmichaels Steakhouse  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! A showcase of craft beers for beer lovers by beer lovers to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Festiv-Ale will take place Friday, Sept 12, 2014 // Post by Chicago Festiv-Ale.   8th Annual Festiv-Ale: A Celebration of Beer A showcase of craft beers for beer lovers …

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Great Lakes Brew Fest 2:00 pm
Great Lakes Brew Fest @ Racine Zoo
Sep 13 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Great Lakes Brew Fest @ Racine Zoo | Racine | Wisconsin | United States
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Belgian Fest 2014 12:00 pm
Belgian Fest 2014 @ Goose Island Clybourn
Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Belgian Fest 2014 @ Goose Island Clybourn | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Our annual Belgian Fest will have 15 + Chicagoland breweries and their brewers on hand, pouring handcrafted Belgian style ales. Participating Breweries- -Revolution Brewing -Goose Island Beer Co. -Perennial -Penrose Brewing -Moody Tongue Brewing Company -Destihl -Lake Effect Brewing Company LLC -Transient Artisan Ales -Haymarket Pub & Brewery -4 Hands …

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Ayinger German Beer Dinner 7:00 pm
Ayinger German Beer Dinner @ Laschet's Inn
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ayinger German Beer Dinner @ Laschet's Inn | Chicago | Illinois | United States
$45 for five courses paired with a different Bavarian beer from Ayinger Privatbrauerei / Brewery Aying. Special guest Stefan Ibler will be making the long trip from the brewery in Germany to talk about the rich history of Ayinger. RSVP to (773) 478-7915 to reserve your seat. Brau-Weisse Hefeweizen, Altbairisch …

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Suit And Thai Release Party 4:00 pm
Suit And Thai Release Party @ One North Kitchen & Bar
Sep 17 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Suit And Thai Release Party @  One North Kitchen & Bar | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Ale Syndicate Brewers Releases Suit & Thai Belgian Specialty Ale in Partnership with One North Kitchen & Bar Launch celebration Wednesday afternoon WHO: Logan Square-based Ale Syndicate Brewers, One North Kitchen & Bar Executive Chef Laura Piper, craft beer aficionados and foodies WHAT: Launch party for the release of Suit …

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2014 Drunk Monk Challenge Ramp Up Collab Release 6:00 pm
2014 Drunk Monk Challenge Ramp U... @ Urban Legend Brewing Company
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2014 Drunk Monk Challenge Ramp Up Collab Release @ Urban Legend Brewing Company | Westmont | Illinois | United States
  Come Celebrate The 2014 Drunk Monk Challenge Ramp Up Competition Winner Jay Kash. Jay got to collaborate and brew his award-winning German Weizenbock with us here at Urban Legend Brewing Company. What better reason for a party?
Mikkeller Meet The Brewer Tap Takeover 6:00 pm
Mikkeller Meet The Brewer Tap Ta... @ Northdown Cafe and Taproom
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mikkeller Meet The Brewer Tap Takeover @ Northdown Cafe and Taproom | Chicago | Illinois | United States
    Join us for beers with Mikkeller on Wednesday, September 17th, one night only! Joining Mikkeller this amazing night will be 18th Street Brewery & Head Brewer/Owner Drew Fox. Drafts: - Mikkeller/ 3 Floyds Blå Spøgelse - Mikkeller/To Øl Betelgeuze - Mikkeller Big Worster 2013 - 18th Street/Mikkeller Grapefruit …

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New Brewery Night 6:00 pm
New Brewery Night @ DryHop Brewers
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
New Brewery Night @ DryHop Brewers | Chicago | Illinois | United States
At 6pm, we’re tapping brews from five new Illinois breweries. Some are newer than others, but we’re very excited to have all of them in the Chicago craft beer community. We’ll have the following beers on tap, which will also be available in a flight of 5oz pours. Breakroom Brewery …

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Tap This The Goose Is Loose 6:00 pm
Tap This The Goose Is Loose @ Fischman Liquors and Tavern
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tap This The Goose Is Loose @ Fischman Liquors and Tavern | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Goose is back on the loose again at the Fisch! We’ve got a very interesting lineup for you. There’ll be some past Goose Island Beer Co. favorites no longer brewed and some newer favorites and experimental releases. Here’s what’s coming….. KISETSU - Experimental Sake Saison w/Koji and Sake yeast …

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Chicago Ale Fest***CANCELLED 6:00 pm
Chicago Ale Fest***CANCELLED @ Buckingham Fountain
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Chicago Ale Fest***CANCELLED @ Buckingham Fountain | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  The Chicago Ale Fest is a celebration of American craft beer. The inaugural fest will take place on Friday, September 19th and Saturday, September 20th.     Brewers The Chicago Ale Fest will feature over 200 unique beers from craft breweries around the country.  
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Sausagefest 2014 12:00 pm
Sausagefest 2014 @ Haymarket
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sausagefest 2014 @ Haymarket | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Event Sausagefest 2014 Join us for Sausagefest 2014 at Haymarket Pub & Brewery. We’re pairing 10 housemade sausages with 10 different artisanal cheeses and 20 handcrafted beers   Hey guys and gals – It’s that time of year again!  This year we’ll be pairing 10 housemade sausages (and some guest …

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Chicago Ale Fest*****CANCELLED 1:00 pm
Chicago Ale Fest*****CANCELLED @ Buckingham Fountain
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Chicago Ale Fest*****CANCELLED @ Buckingham Fountain | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Chicago Ale Fest   The Chicago Ale Fest is a celebration of American craft beer. The inaugural fest will take place on Friday, September 19th and Saturday, September 20th. Situated on the grounds of historic Grant Park, bordered by the Chicago skyline and Lake Michigan, the fest will feature more than 200 beers …

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Maiden the Lot 6:00 pm
Maiden the Lot @ Fischman Liquors & Tavern
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Maiden the Lot @ Fischman Liquors & Tavern | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  Artisanal Imports and Fischman Liquors & Tavern present: The TROOPER w/ ultimate Iron Maiden Tribute Band…JUDAS BEAST! TROOPER is a Premium British Beer inspired by Iron Maiden and handcrafted at Robinsons brewery. It takes its name from the Iron Maiden song which is inspired by the famous Charge of …

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Barleys Angels Field Trip to Penrose Brewing 5:00 pm
Barleys Angels Field Trip to Pen... @ Ogilve Metra Station
Sep 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Barleys Angels Field Trip to Penrose Brewing @ Ogilve Metra Station | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  BARLEY’S ANGELS CHICAGO FIELD TRIP TO PENROSE BREWING! We all have taken field trips in grade school or during summer camps, but I’m pretty sure you’ve never experienced one quite like this! The Chicago Chapter of Barley’s Angels is excited to head into a fall season of fun beer …

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Oktoberfest On The Roof 6:00 pm
Oktoberfest On The Roof @ Fountainhead Chicago
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Oktoberfest On The Roof @ Fountainhead Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  The time has come again to roll out the barrels for Fountainhead’s 4th annual Oktoberfest! This year will feature some incredible Oktoberfest Beer selections—both foreign and domestic. Plus, Chef Cleetus will have some amazing & delicious specials on the menu to pair with the Oktoberfest brews. Prices for beer …

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Wolves in the Farmhouse 6:00 pm
Wolves in the Farmhouse @ Farmhouse Chicago
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Wolves in the Farmhouse @ Farmhouse Chicago
Join us at Farmhouse Chicago for a killer beer dinner featuring Three Floyds Brewing Surly Brewing Company and Solemn Oath Brewery on Monday September 22nd at 6:30. This is a six course paired dinner with three of the top breweries in the Midwest. The $100 ticket includes tax and gratuity. …

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End Of Summer Bash 5:00 pm
End Of Summer Bash @ Hub 51
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
End Of Summer Bash @ Hub 51
SPLASH presents the END OF SUMMER BASH hosted by Bravo Star Jay Michael   Wednesday, September 23 5pm – 8pm Hub 51 51 W. Hubbard Tickets are $50 + Tax (Gratuity not included.) 50% of all ticket sales benefit Common Threads Each ticket purchase enters you into a raffle to win …

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Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Beer Tasting 5:00 pm
Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Beer Tas... @ Delilahs Chicago
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Beer Tasting @ Delilahs Chicago
On Tuesday, September 23th, from 5-9pm, Delilah’s will be hosting a comprehensive tasting of Oktoberfest & Pumpkin beers. We will be tasting every possible version of these beers we can get in this market – plus a five year vertical of Ayinger Oktoberfest and a 3 year vertical of Southern …

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Dark Harvest IV 7:00 pm
Dark Harvest IV @ Jerrys Wicker Park
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Dark Harvest IV @ Jerrys Wicker Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
When the autumnal equinox arrives, we turn to the darkness. Dark Harvest IV takes us into the night with opaque brews, films of horror, and spectral sounds that only the absence of light can inspire. Just added: 11pm live performance from The Paver!! Beers: Surly Brewing Company Darkness Perennial Artisan …

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Revolution Brewing Oktoberfest feat The Bolzen Beer Band 7:00 pm
Revolution Brewing Oktoberfest f... @ Sheffields Beer Garden
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Revolution Brewing Oktoberfest feat The Bolzen Beer Band @ Sheffields Beer Garden | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  To celebrate all things BEER the Revolution gang will be hosting their Oktoberfest party at Sheffield’s on Wednesday, September 24th. There’ll be LIVE music with Bolzen Beer Band, a party punk polka band that is like nothing else you’ve ever seen, bringing polka into the next generation! $4 Revolution …

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45th Ward Fresh Hop Ale Release 6:00 pm
45th Ward Fresh Hop Ale Release @ Gale Street Inn
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
45th Ward Fresh Hop Ale Release @ Gale Street Inn | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  Local with a capital “L” – 45th Ward is a pale ale brewed with hops grown on the NW Side. 15 growers harvested their hops and brought them over to us to be included in this now annual brew. The mixture of Cascade, Columbus, Centennial, Chinook, and Nugget hops …

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Oktoberfest Dinner 6:00 pm
Oktoberfest Dinner @ Howells & Hood
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oktoberfest Dinner @ Howells & Hood | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  Howells & Hood (435 N. Michigan Ave.) invites locals to celebrate Oktoberfest by attending their first-annual Oktoberfest Beer Dinner hosted al fresco on the 300-seat patio on Thursday, September 25 from 6-9 p.m. During this fall-festive beer and dining experience, guests can enjoy Executive Chef Scott Walton’s grilled German-themed dishes …

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Shoreline Sightseeing Oktoberfest 9:47 pm
Shoreline Sightseeing Oktoberfest @ Navy Pier Chicago
Sep 26 @ 9:47 pm – 10:47 pm
Shoreline Sightseeing Oktoberfest @ Navy Pier Chicago
Shoreline Sightseeing and Paulina Market again join forces to offer a unique Oktoberfest celebration on the third annual “Beer, Brats and Boats” Oktoberfest Cruise.   The evening will  feature a classic German dinner provided by Chicago’s own Paulina Market, a free drink with souvenir mug and live German-themed music and …

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Goose Island Barrel Aged Dinner 5:30 pm
Goose Island Barrel Aged Dinner @ The Publican
Sep 30 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Goose Island Barrel Aged Dinner @ The Publican | Chicago | Illinois | United States
  Few things in life go together better than good food and great beer. In that spirit, we are pleased to announce a special collaborative beer dinner on Tuesday, September 30th with Goose Island Beer Company, to showcase the brewery’s Barrel Aged Series. The five course dinner will feature a selection of vintage beers, …

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