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Thursday, May 15

Global Beer Imports 20th Anniversary Party

Firkin
515 N Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL
Thu, May 15th 11:00am to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Global Imports is turning 20 an can almost drink in the U.S.! Come celebrate their birthday with us (more...)
Wisconsin Craft Beer Tap Take-Over!

Will's Northwoods Inn
3030 N Racine Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 11:00am to Fri, May 16th 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Enjoy fine Wisconsin crafts all day for just $4. featuring a "Keep The Glass" night with Lakefront (more...)
New Belgium Beer Party (Bike Giveaway!!!)

Division Ale House
1942 W. Division Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 4:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
New Belgium Beer Party Bike GiveawayMay 15th at 7pmBeers:• Summer Helles $4 Pint• Snapshot (more...)
Revolution's Bean Gene Tapping

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 4:00pm to Fri, May 16th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Come on out to grab the first pulls of Bean Gene from Revolution Brewing, Chicago. (more...)
Chicago Doet Belgie

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Kick off Chicago Craft Beer Week in style! Chicago’s best breweries take on classic Belgian styles, (more...)
One Night Blonde Session IPA Release Party

BrickStone Brewery
557 Wm. Latham Sr. Drive
Bourbonnais, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
One Night Blonde, an easy drinking session IPA will be released on Thursday, May 15th, at 5pm, in honor (more...)
Clock Out Tap In ft. BrickStone Brewery | American Pale Ale

Public House
400 North State Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
CLOCK OUT TAP IN every Thursday from 5 - 7pm at Public House. On Thursday, May 15 join us to sample complimentary (more...)
Goose Island Night Stalker 2012 Tapping

Deja Brew Bar & Grille
5219 West 95th street
Oak Lawn, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm
Beer Release
To kick off Chicago Craft Beer week we will be tapping the 2012 version of Goose Island's Night (more...)
Beer In Your Glass

Emporium Arcade Bar
1366 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to Fri, May 16th 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
A Celebration of Fine Illinois Beer Join us on the first night of CCBW before, during, and/or after (more...)
Widmer Brothers Beer & Dessert Pairing

Fatpour Tap Works
2005 W. Division St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Three deliciously created beers by Widmer Brothers best brewers. Featured are: • Bourbon Barrel (more...)
Great Lakes Brewery HOPTACULAR

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We're thrilled to host a mini tap-takeover with our friends from Great Lakes Brewery in Cleveland. (more...)
CCBW Kick Off Party with Firestone Walker

Northdown Cafe & Taproom
3244 North Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to Fri, May 16th 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us Thursday, May 15th as we welcome Firestone Walker Brewing Co. back for the 3rd consecutive (more...)
Tap-a-Palooza

Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to Fri, May 16th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Join us Thursday & Friday for two special nights featuring many of the beers we've stashed away for (more...)
Tapping Evil Twin Imperial Doughnut Break

Dusek's
1227 W. 18th St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Tapping the famed Evil Twin Imperial Doughnut Break, The beautifully decadent Imperial stout brewed (more...)
4 Hands Brewery Tasting

Bottles and Cans
4109 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Beer Tasting
Join us for a sampling of 4 Hands Brewing! Including Contact High! (more...)
#CCBW Launch Party with Abita Brewing Company

The Boundary
1932 W. Division
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm to Fri, May 16th 1:00am
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Mike Gingras from Abita Brewing will be onsite to speak to the beer.Bottles of the following, while supplies (more...)
Chicago Brewery Tappings

Chuck's Voodoo Lounge
6501 w. 79th Street
Burbank, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
In honor of CCBW we are having a Tap Takeover featuring Chicago based breweries. 5 Rabbits, Goose Island, (more...)
Widmer Brothers Dessert Event

Fatpour
2005 W Division Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Beer Tasting
A special menu will feature high end reserve Widmer Beers (12oz snifters) paired with gourmet desserts: (more...)
TOURS and TASTERS

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant - Bolingbrook
639 E. Boughton Rd.
Bolingbrook, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join GB Brewer John Wyzkiewicz as he gives tours of the brewhouse and explains the brewing process. (more...)
Boulevard Tap Takeover

Kasey's Tavern
701 S Dearborn St
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Thursday May 15th 6-8pm Boulevard Tap Takeover consists of: Boulevard Smokestack Series Rye on Rye Boulevard (more...)
Vintage Goose Island Night

Fireside Restaurant and Lounge
5739 N. Ravenswood Ave.
chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
Enjoy vintage bottle offerings of Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout, Goose Island Bourbon County (more...)
CCBW Kickoff with Dogfish Head 120 Minute Tapping

Warren's Ale House
51 Town Square
Wheaton, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
In honor of CCBW we saved a keg of 120 Minute to kick the week off right. We will be tapping it at 6pm (more...)
Finch's Spotlight and Firkin

World of Beer, Evanston
1601 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
To kick off CCBW we are spotlighting one of Chicago's best breweries! Finch's Beer Company! (more...)
On All Fours with 4 Hands

Rocking Horse
2535 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm
to Fri, May 16th
Official Site
Brewery Event
Four 4 Hands brews on draft for $4 each. Also, $4 finger food!Featured on draft this evening will be (more...)
Beer Under Glass

Garfield Park Conservatory
300 N. Central Park Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:30pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
Celebrate the return of spring with the return of Beer Under Glass! This year’s Beer Under Glass (more...)
Geneva Lakes Tap Take over

Chain O Lakes Brewing Company Brewery and Taproom
3425 Pearl St
McHenry, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Geneva Lakes Brewing Company Tap Take Over at Chain O'Lakes Brewing Company. In the middle of America (more...)
Breckenridge Super Awesome Party of the Century

Jake's Pub
2932 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:30pm to Fri, May 16th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Special tapping of Summer Bright, and an ultra rare beer we cant even talk about. (more...)
Flights & Bites

The Berghoff Restaurant
17 W Adams
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
In celebration of Chicago Craft Beer Week, The Berghoff Restaurant and Berghoff Brewery presents "Flights (more...)
Revolution Brewery Pint Night!

Side Street Saloon
1456 W. George St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Side Street Saloon celebrates the kick off of #CCBW with a Revolution Brewery Pint Night! Enjoy a draft (more...)
Half Acre/Maine Beer Co. Beer Dinner

Hopleaf Bar
5148 N Clark St
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Hopleaf's first Beer Dinner of 2014 coincides with the start of CCBW. A 5-Course dinner created (more...)
Brew Dog Night - Old Town Abbey Tasting

Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us for an evening with Old Town Abbey Tasting with owner/brewer Art Porto. Mini-pasties from Pleasant (more...)
Dogfish Head World Wide Stout & 120 Min Tapping

Hackney's Printers' Row
733 S Dearborn St
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Two huge beers plus some Palo Santo & Namaste. Things might be getting real weird around here! (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)

Friday, May 16

Hair Of The Dog Temperance Brunch

The Radler
2375 N. Milwuakee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 11:00am to 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
What are friends for? Stop by The Radler for brunch on Friday the 16th and get your drink on with Temperance (more...)
Chi-PA: Celebrating Chicago IPAs & Pale Ales!

Franklin Tap
325 S Franklin
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 11:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Kick off Chicago Craft Beer week at Franklin Tap with Chi-PA! We're keeping this one close to home, as (more...)
Tap-A-Palooza

Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 3:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us for a special night featuring many of the beers we've stashed away as we kick-off Chicago Craft (more...)
Small Batch Ale Release

Chain O Lakes Brewing Company Brewery and Taproom
3425 Pearl St
McHenry, IL
Fri, May 16th 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Chain O'Lakes Brewing Co will release a small batch of it's Brewery Corner Revival Bock. Revival (more...)
Lagunitas Couch Tippin Fusion 19 (SXSW)

High Noon Saloon
1560 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 4:00pm to Sat, May 17th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Starting of Chicago Craft Beer Week with a WINNER! Lagunita's Couch Trippin Fusion 19, Brewed for (more...)
Saugatuck Brewing Company Night

Monk's Pub
205 W Lake
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 4:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Beers on tap include: Starburst Wheat ● American Pale Wheat Ale ● 5.1% ABV Hefeweizen ● Hefeweizen (more...)
Solemn Oath 2nd Anniversary Hang

The Bavarian Lodge
1800 Ogden Ave
Lisle, IL
Fri, May 16th 4:00pm to 11:30pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We can't believe it's already been two years since Solemn Oath came to market! We were absolutely (more...)
Suburban Tap FLIPover

Bigby's Pour House (Addison)
1700 W Lake St
Addison, IL
Fri, May 16th 4:00pm
Tap Takeover
Any Chicago beers that tap out from from the May 15 event will be replaced with a Suburban brewery. (more...)
A night with Two Brothers

Temple Bar Chicago
3001 N Ashland ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Join us as we tap a specialty keg from our friends at Two-Brothers. We will be tapping the Two-Bros (more...)
'There's More Than Corn In Indiana!'

Maple Tree Inn
13301 S. Olde Western Ave.
Blue Island, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Proving, once again, there's more than corn in Indiana...a tap takeover featuring rockstar breweries (more...)
Firkin Tapping - Two Brothers Cane & Ebel

The Olympic Tavern
2327 North Main
Rockford, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Try one of our favorite Two Brothers Brewing Company beers, Cane & Ebel dark rye ON CASK! We'll (more...)
Ommegang Collaboration Beer Dinner

The Publican
837 W Fulton Market
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Beer Dinner
Join Brewery Ommegang's own Chef Evan as he teams up with National Hop Chef Champion and all-around (more...)
Crawfish Boil w/ Archaeopteryx Dreamcoat

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
On Friday, May 16th we'll be cooking up a mess of crawfish and serving it with Archaeopteryx Dreamcoat (more...)
Woody's Beer Garden Party

Weeds Tavern
1555 N Dayton
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm
Tap Takeover
Woody will be pouring Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Fresh Squeezed IPA and Twilight Summer Ale. Join the fun (more...)
Une Annee Tasting

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Jerry, head brewer and founder of Une Annee Brewery in Chicago, will be in the Standard Market in Westmont, (more...)
Chicago Indies & Gypsies CCBW Kick-Off Rage-a-Thon

Standard Market Grill
444 W. Fullerton Pkwy.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
If you only make it out to one event this CCBW, make it this one. We are over-the-moon with the lineup (more...)
Spiteful Brewing Tap Tower Takeover

Four Moon Tavern
1847 West Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm to Sat, May 17th 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
The boys from Spiteful take over the south tap tower with Lunch Beer Luke Double IPA, Gold Coast Problems (more...)
Southport Lanes vs. Great Lakes Brewing Bowl and Beer

Southport Lanes and Billiards
3325 N. Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Come join us Friday May 16th at 5pm as we take on members from the Great Lakes Brewing Company staff. (more...)
Rare Icelandic Beer Tapping

Dusek's
1227 W. 18th St.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
From Vanberg and De Wulf and Total Beverage Solutions Olvisholt Skadi Skadi is a 7% Icelandic farmhouse (more...)
Begyle Brewing and Brooklyn Brewing

Bottles and Cans
4109 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Beer Tasting
Join us for a super fun pouring of Begyle Beer and Brooklyn Brewing! (more...)
Sour Night

The Beer Bistro
1061 W. Madison
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 5:30pm to Sat, May 17th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Tasting
We will be featuring several highly sought after Sours from New Belgium and Upland Brewing Co.We will (more...)
Four Breweries and a BBQ

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join us here at WOB Naperville for a very special CCBW event. We will be diving into the cellars of (more...)
Two Brother's Tap Take Over

The Sedgwick Stop
1612 N Sedgwick
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come hang out with Two Brothers- 5 taps, glass giveaways (more...)
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to Sat, May 17th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
DryHop Brewers/Goose Island American Sour Ale Collaboration Release & Goose’s Five Sisters (more...)
Revolution Brewing Tap Takeover

Lockwood Restaurant and Bar
17 E. Monroe
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Revolution is taking over the Lockwood Bar located in the lobby of the Palmer House Hilton! Featuring (more...)
Off Color/3 Floyd's Tap Takeover

Countryside Saloon
2501 E. Ballard Road
Des Plaines, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to Sat, May 17th 1:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Mad Tap Takeover starting at 6PM: Off Color Apex Predator - American Farmhouse Ale Off Color Scurry (more...)
He Said, She Said: Food and Beer Pairing Dinner

The Chopping Block
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza Suite 107
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Here to take you on the ultimate American craft beer and food pairing is husband-and-wife team Mario (more...)
Firkin Friday & Barrel-Aged Tap Takeover

Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
1 W. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
FIRKIN FRIDAY and BARREL-AGED TAP TAKEOVER · Featuring 4 unique cask conditioned beers at our (more...)
Dogfish Head World Wide Stout & 120 Min Tapping

Hackney's Printers' Row
733 S Dearborn St
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Two huge beers plus some Palo Santo & Namaste. Things might be getting real weird around here! (more...)
Four Breweries and a BeerBQ

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us here at WOB Naperville for a very special CCBW event. We will be diving into the cellars of (more...)
Revolution Brewing Tap Takeover

Potter's Lounge
17 E. Monroe
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
In conjunction with the Lockwood Bar Tap Takever.... Revolution is taking over Potter's Lounge located (more...)
5 Rabbit Cervercia Showcase

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Come meet the crew of 5 Rabbit! Enjoy these fantastic brews from our friends in Bedford Park, IL. 5 (more...)
3 Floyds Spotlight

World of Beer, Evanston
1601 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
We will be tapping 3 of 3 Floyds delicious brews this Friday! Surly/3 Floyds/Real Ale Collabo - Blakkr (more...)
CCBW Founders Night @ The Grafton

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Celebrate Chicago Craft Beer Week at The Grafton. We will be pouring a handful of Founders beers and (more...)
UNICORNUCOPIA: DEUCE

Star Lounge Coffee Bar
2521 W Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
May 16th! Friday! Friday!! Friday!!! Hold on to your hats for the second-annual Harvesting of the Magical (more...)
Founders Night

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm to 10:30pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Come out for some Founders love! Through the course of the night we'll be tapping KBS and Devil Dancer. (more...)
Startup Wars III

Coalition-River North
405 W SUPERIOR
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Baderbrau Brewing and RoboToaster present Startup Wars III. This is our 3rd annual event designing (more...)
Extended Play ISA Tapping

Rock Island Public House
13328 Olde Western Ave.
Blue island, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
CCBW 2014 kicks off for us with Milwaukee's Lakefront Brewery and These Old Men They Play Records. (more...)
Ommegang Fire & Blood Tapping

Blarney Stone Pub
15400 S. Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm to Sat, May 17th 3:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Come out and enjoy Ommegang tribute to Game of Thrones with the tapping of Fire & Blood. Al0ng with (more...)
350 Brewery and Hailstorm Brewery Mini Tap Takeover

Beer House Chicago
322 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Beer House welcomes back 350 Brewing for their release of Ruckus, a delicious golden ale, on tap, and (more...)
BeerBQ

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Featuring four breweries including North Coast, Ska, New Holland, and Central Waters. This is a great (more...)
St. Brendan's Day Bash with The Tossers

Plumber's Hall
1340 W Washington Blvd
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 16th 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
The Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Band present The St. Brendan's Day Bash at Plumber's Hall with special (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)

Saturday, May 17

LagunitasChicago Beer Circus

LagunitasChicago
1843 S Washtenaw
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Step right up! The Lagunitas Beer Circus is coming to town!It's part circus, with a big top full of freaktacular (more...)
3 X 3 Local Tap Take Over

Rabbits Bar & Grill
4945 W Foster Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 7:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We will have three local Breweries ( Ale Syndicate, Finch's Beer & Lake Effect ) each taking (more...)
Mexican Beer Brunch with Greenbush

Revolución Mexican Steakhouse
3443 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 10:00am to Sun, May 18th 2:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Greenbush and Revolución are teaming up to offer a special brunch menu with recommended Greenbush beer (more...)
Homebrewing Open Haus

CHAOS Brew Club
2417 W. Hubbard
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 10:00am to 4:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Are you a homebrewer, or have an interest in getting started brewing? Then this event is for you. Stop (more...)
Disc golf & craft beer outing

Rock Bottom downtown
1 w. Grand
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 11:00am
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Meet up at Rock Bottom downtown when they open at 11a.m. on Saturday, May 17th, and enjoy a few tasty (more...)
BIG BOTTLE WEEKEND

The Beer Bistro - North
1415 W. Fullerton
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 11:00am to Sun, May 18th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Tasting
We have a TREMENDOUS amount of amazing Share-able bottles. (22oz or larger) 10 different Styles from (more...)
Ram and Growmasters - Homebrew 101 Class

Ram Restaurant and Brewery - Wheeling
700 N. Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL
Sat, May 17th 11:30am to 2:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Learn how to homebrew with our Introduction to Home Brewing class in collaboration with Growmasters (more...)
Brewery Tour/ First Time Homebrewer Lesson

Hopvine Brewing Company
4030 Fox Valley Center Drive
Aurora, IL
Sat, May 17th 11:30am to 1:30pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join us on Saturday, May 17 at 11:30am for a brewery tour with our Brewmaster, Ken McMullen and stick (more...)
2 Year Anniversary Party

Pig Minds Brewing Co.
4080 Steele Drive
Machesney Park, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to Sun, May 18th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Come celebrate 2yrs hard work with us! We will be bringing in our 3rd year with a limited release of (more...)
Beerfly Alleyfight

Drinking & Writing Theater at Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W Randolph Ave
Chciago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
The Drinking & Writing Brewery will hold its annual Beerfly Alleyfight Saturday, May 17 from 12:00 pm (more...)
Temperance Beer Co. Free Tasting & Craft Beer Lunch

Pizza Rustica
3908 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Pizza Rustica, a rustic northern Italian eatery serving inspired, creative and authentic cuisine, is (more...)
Pipeworks Vs Emporium: Tap Takeover Edition

Emporium Arcade Bar
1366 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to Sun, May 18th 3:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
CCBW Presents: Pipeworks Vs Emporium Tap Takeover Edition! That's 25 hardcore PW brews (the MOST (more...)
Founders KBS Tapping

Scofflaw
3201 W Armitage
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to Sun, May 18th 2:00am
Beer Release
We will be tapping a keg of Founders KBS at noon on Saturday May 17th. There will also be a tasting (more...)
Sam Adams Porchrocker Patio Party

Standard Market Grill
444 W. Fullerton Pkwy.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
We're teaming up with Boston Beer Company, those titans of American craft beer, to celebrate the (more...)
Transient Artisan Ale Tap Takeover and Food Pairing

Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
For those of you not familiar with Transient Artisan Ales (TAA) and Chris Betts it's owner, brewer, (more...)
Goose Island Tap Takeover

1550 Bar
1550 N Kingsbury
chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Beers on tap will include... Madame Rose Lolita Kisetsu Class of 88’ BCS BCS Barleywine Rasselbock (more...)
Two Brothers Brewing SUMMER SLAM!

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Sat, May 17th 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
We are absolutely THRILLED to welcome our friends from Two Brothers into the Market for a daytime party (more...)
Neighborhood Homebrew Tour

GBH Studio
2557 W. North Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Michael Kiser of Good Beer Hunting and his friend Nathan Micklos will take you on a walking tour of three (more...)
Chicago Craft Beer Week Brewery Tour

Metropolitan Brewing
5121 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 1:00pm to 1:45pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Our craft beer week kicks off at home. We've scheduled three public tours - one on Saturday and (more...)
Sat, May 17th 2:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us Saturday, May 17th starting at 2pm as we celebrate Chicago Craft Beer Week with some rare (more...)
Kaiser Tiger Grand Opening with Deschutes Brewery.

Kaiser Tiger
1415 W Randolph
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 3:00pm
Beer Tasting
Kasier Tiger's is featuring Deschutes Brewery beer pouring from their famous Woody! Join the fun for (more...)
Keiser Tiger Grand Opening With Woody

Kaiser Tiger
1415 W Randolph
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 3:00pm
Brewery Event
Kasier Tiger's Grand Opening features Deschutes Brewery beer pouring from our famous Woody! Join (more...)
Revolution Firkin Day

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Sat, May 17th 3:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Get in early and enjoy a special Firkin release of Iron Fist! Plus these other outstanding brews from (more...)
Highs and Limbos

High Dive
1938 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
How low can you go? How low can you go while drinking a can of Evil Twin Bikini Beer? Find out with (more...)
Root Down Barrel Project Release

Temperance Beer Company
2000 West Dempster
Evanston, IL
Sat, May 17th 5:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
The #RootDownBarrelProject is ready. We'll be tapping a few of our Balcones whiskey barrel-aged (more...)
Great Lakes & Begyle Style vs Style

Lincoln Station
2432 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 6:00pm to Sun, May 18th 3:00am
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us to meet the brewers of Begyle and drink some rare beers from both Great Lakes and Begyle! Barrel (more...)
Flesk & SlapShot Meet the Brewer

Warren's Ale House
51 Town Square
Wheaton, IL
Sat, May 17th 6:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us for an evening with Flesk Brewing and SlapShot Brewing Company. We will be featuring 2 beers (more...)
Buckle Down Meet the Brewer

Tap House Grill Westmont
6010 S Cass Avenue
Westmont, IL
Sat, May 17th 6:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Come in to try a few selections from a great local brewery out of Lyons, IL. While your here enjoying, (more...)
Urban Legend Meet the Brewer

Warren's Ale House
51 Town Square
Wheaton, IL
Sat, May 17th 6:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
This just in......Urban Legend will be joining the guys from SlapShot and Flesk for the Meet the Brewer (more...)
Brooklyn Brewery Rager w/ Vamos

High Dive
1938 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Brooklyn brewery presents delicious beers and a live performance by Vamos! Enjoy Brewmaster draft offerings (more...)
Revolution Hero Party!

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Sat, May 17th 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us as we tap Galaxy Hero - Anti Hero - Crystal Hero - Jukebox Hero from our beloved Revolution (more...)
BuckleDown Brewery Mini-Tap Takeover!

Beer House Chicago
322 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Sat, May 17th 7:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us for live music and BuckleDown Brewery for a Mini Tap Takeover with $4 pints of your favorite (more...)
Surly Abrasive Tapping

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 7:00pm to Sun, May 18th 3:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
It's never too early to be Abrasive. Come by for this great brew from our friends at Surly Brewing, (more...)
Ommegang Game of Thrones Fire and Blood Tapping

Blarney Stone Pub
15400 S. Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL
Sat, May 17th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Come join us for a special tapping of Ommegang Fire and Blood and keep the limited edition glassware (more...)
Boulevard Brewing Tap Takeover

Poor Phils Shell Bar
139 South Marion
Oak Park, IL
Sat, May 17th 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Selection of their great beers tapped for CCBW. Representatives will be present from Boulevard Brewery (more...)
5 Rabbit Cerveceria Hoppin' in the Hood

The Green Lady
3328 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 8:00pm to Sun, May 18th 3:00am
Meet the Brewer
Making their way from Bedford Park, help us welcome our friends from 5 Rabbit Cerveceria to our Barrio (more...)
Belgium invades Chicago Street Pub

Chicago Street Pub
75 North Chicago Street
Joliet, IL
Sat, May 17th 8:30pm
Tap Takeover
Come join us for a tap takeover and keep the pint night featuring a great line-up of top tier Belgian (more...)
Prehistoric Beer Prom/Two Brothers Tap Takeover

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 9:00pm to Sun, May 18th 1:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
How can we possibly get more righteous than last year's 80s Beer Prom? This year we're going prehistoric! (more...)
Bells Brewing Tasting

Bottles and Cans
4109 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00am to Sat, May 17th 4:00pm
Beer Tasting
Bells has Cans now!!! In case you haven't tried them, stop in! (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)

Sunday, May 18

The Brew Line: A Craft Beer Double Decker Bus Tour

Crawl Locations:151,164,314,72,315
Sun, May 18th 11:00am to 5:00pm
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Join us for a private ride aboard a double decker bus as we visit some of Chicago's best craft beer (more...)
Goose Island Barrel Warehouse Signature Event

Goose Island Barrel Warehouse
605 N. Sacramento Blvd.
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Goose Island is hosting a Sunday Funday. Help us kick off Chicago Craft Beer Week at our New Barrel (more...)
Mexican Beer Brunch with Greenbush

Revolución Mexican Steakhouse
3443 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 10:00am to Sun, May 18th 2:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Greenbush and Revolución are teaming up to offer a special brunch menu with recommended Greenbush beer (more...)
LagunitasChicago Beer Circus

LagunitasChicago
1843 S Washtenaw
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Step right up! The Lagunitas Beer Circus is coming to town!It's part circus, with a big top full of freaktacular (more...)
Firkins of the Round Table

Two Brothers Roundhouse
205 North Broadway
Aurora, IL
Sun, May 18th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join the Two Brothers Brewing Company at the Two Brothers Roundhouse for a firkin tasting competition! Each (more...)
Chicago Craft Beer Week Brewery Tour

Metropolitan Brewing
5121 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 12:00pm to 12:45pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Our craft beer week kicks off at home. We've scheduled three public tours - one on Saturday and (more...)
Mini-FOBAB (Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beers)

Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 1:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
Join us for 15+ wood & barrel aged brews, from our barrel room & around the country.$55, tickets (more...)
A Sunday Session of Beer

Shoe's Pub
1134 W Armitage Ave
chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 1:00pm to Mon, May 19th 2:00am
Beer Tasting
$4 pints of Sunday Session from Ale Syndicate and $4 pints of Dog Days from Two Brothers all day. (more...)
Brasserie Artisanale de Luberon Tasting

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Sun, May 18th 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
We'll be sampling out some of the coolest (and weirdest) beer in the world, the organic/biodynamic/wildly (more...)
Rum Barrel-Aged Quadrupel Beer Release Road Trip

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
To celebrate the release of our Intemporelle Abbey-Style Quadrupel, aged in Tailwinds Rum barrels, we're (more...)
Off Color Patio Party

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 2:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Get out on the patio for beers with John Laffler & Dave Bleitner from Off Color from 2 til quittin (more...)
Chicago Craft Beer Week Brewery Tour

Metropolitan Brewing
5121 N Ravenswood Ave
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Our craft beer week kicks off at home. We've scheduled three public tours - one on Saturday and (more...)
Cased Meats for a Cause

Revolution Brewing Production Brewery
3340 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Cased Meats for a Cause seeks to celebrate the fantastic food, drink, and music that the city of Chicago (more...)
Craft Beer Brewtality

Reggie's Music Joint
2105 S State St
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 4:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Sunday, May 18th at Reggie's Music Joint:: 2 SESSIONS ::Beer Geek Session :: 4 - 7 PMHardcore Session (more...)
Dueling Tap Takeover

Trellis
2426 N. Racine
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
To celebrate Chicago Craft Beer Week, Trellis is giving two local brewers access to every tap they’ve (more...)
BeerFX Presents Beyond The Brew: <10bbls

The Hungry Brain
2319 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Meet the Brewer
Hosted by BeerFX.com, Beyond The Brew is a series of discussion-forums, featuring the best in American (more...)
Buckle Down Chicago!

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Sun, May 18th 6:00pm to 11:30pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join us here at WOB Naperville for an exclusive meet and greet with the fellas from Buckle Down Brewing. (more...)
Sweet Home Chicago

The Green Lady
3328 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 6:00pm to Mon, May 19th 2:00am
Meet the Brewer
Our 2nd Annual event celebrating our hometown breweries, who remain steadfast in riding the razor's (more...)
Goose Island Sweet n' Sour 6-Pack Night

Bangers & Lace
1670 W Division St
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Goose Island is taking over the 6-Pack Draught Selection at Bangers & Lace Featuring: Goose Island (more...)
100 Men who Cook and Brew

BMO Harris Bank Center Rockford
982 N. Main St
Rockford, IL
Sun, May 18th 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
100 + Men step out of their daily routines, sharing time, talent and favorite recipes to create a Bountiful (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)

Monday, May 19

Zombie Night!

Poag Mahones
175 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 10:30am to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
$4 ZOMBIE DUST BOTTLES $10 RAFFLE TICKETS FOR A (6) YEAR DARK LORD VERTICAL (2009-2014) – DRAWING (more...)
Goose Island's, The Ogden tapping!

Pazzo's Cucina
23 E. Jackson
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 3:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's extremely limited Belgian Style Triple on May 16th, at 6pm. For (more...)
$4 Drafts All Night Long!

Division Ale House
1942 W. Division Street
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 4:00pm to Tue, May 20th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Dinner
$4 Drafts (excluding specialty beers $7 and above regularly) $5 House Burger $7 Specialty Burgers Division (more...)
Goose Island Madame Rose. year aged BCS & Fleur.

Bigby's Pour House (Addison)
1700 W Lake St
Addison, IL
Mon, May 19th 4:00pm to Tue, May 20th 1:00am
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's Madame Rose and from the Bigby's cellar a year-aged BCS and (more...)
Awesome Sauce!

The Beer Bistro
1061 W. Madison
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 4:30pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
On Monday we will be tapping -Goose Island VANILLA BCS -BCS -Bell's Expedition Stout -Surly/Three (more...)
Barrelin' Down West Division

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Perennial Sump Coffee Stout Side-by-Side Perennial Sump | Coffee Imp Stout | 10.5%Perennial Barrel-aged (more...)
Pints For Pups

The Olympic Tavern
2327 North Main
Rockford, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Bring your four legged friends and join us every Third Monday of the month (weather permitting) as we (more...)
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join the Andrews at Monk's Pub for a takeover of NY's finest rare beers. Selections from Brooklyn (more...)
Local Craft Beer Night

Floyd's Pub
1944 N. Oakley Ave.
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm to Tue, May 20th 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
All 12 taps will be local beers from the chicagoland area. Solemn Oath, Three Floyd's, Revolution, (more...)
Goose Island Madame Rose Tapping

Deja Brew Bar & Grille
5219 West 95th street
Oak Lawn, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm
Beer Release
Come enjoy one of Goose Island's most highly sought after sours, the Madame Rose. (more...)
Brewery Ommegang's Game of Thrones Beer Series Tapping

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We're honored to welcome in representatives from Brewery Ommegang and to tap the first (and only) (more...)
Ode To The Barrel and Euchre Tournament

Farmhouse Evanston
703 Church Street
Evanston, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
This event will feature barrel-aged beers from some of the greatest local breweries. There will also (more...)
$4 Goose Island 312 | Movie Night

Act One Pub
1330 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy $4 Goose Island 312 and watch movies in the pub with sound! 50 cent wings on special. (more...)
Korean-Polish-Kentucky BBQ

Maria's Packaged Goods
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Beer Dinner
Join us for a very special edition of Maria's Monday Korean-Polish BBQ. Multiple Founders beers (more...)
Korean-Polish-Kentucky BBQ

Maria's Packaged Goods
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Beer Dinner
Join us for a very special edition of Maria's Monday Korean-Polish BBQ. Multiple Founders beers (more...)
Mon, May 19th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Chicagoland's newest craft brewery, Ten-Ninety, is whipping up some fine food and beer pairings (more...)
The Sunnyside of Lincoln Spring Edition

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
The Sunnyside of Lincoln is a collaborative event among 4 businesses along the same stretch of Lincoln (more...)
DryHop Brewers/Brickstone Brewery Collaboration Release

DryHop Brewers
3155 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to Tue, May 20th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
DryHop Brewers/Brickstone Brewery Kaffir Lime Lemongrass IPA Collaboration Release (more...)
Barrelling Down Division

Jerry's - Wicker Park
1938 W. Division
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Two Perennial Stouts served alongside of their barrel aged siblings at your two favorite Division Street (more...)
OMEGA Timepieces/ Kona Librations

OMEGA
909 North Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Beer Tasting
Take an Exclusive look at OMEGA timepieces along with having hors d'oeuvres and Kona Libations. (more...)
Gordon Biersch Brewer's Feast

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant - Bolingbrook
639 E. Boughton Rd.
Bolingbrook, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Not a beer dinner,...a FEAST! Let Brewer John Wyzkiewicz, Executive Chef Simon Sulaica and the staff (more...)
Allagash Tap Takeover!

Fireside Restaurant and Lounge
5739 N. Ravenswood Ave.
chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We will be celebrating the release of Allagash Saison, the brewery's new year round offering, by (more...)
Boulevard Smokestack Event

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join WOB Naperville as we tap up some of this years Smokestack Series Beers from Boulevard Brewing Co. (more...)
Central Waters Beer Dinner

Farmhouse Chicago
228 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
A paired beer dinner with Central Waters Brewing for $40. The pairings and menu are as follows: Course (more...)
Tyranena Porter Night

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
You don't want to miss this night! Tyranena's Devil Over A Barrel will be on draft plus a special (more...)
Sour Love

Jake Melnicks
41 E. Superior
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to Tue, May 20th 1:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We here at Jake's feel that sours don't get enough love. We welcome Jolly Pumpking brewery (more...)
Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood Trolley Pub Crawl

The Dawson
730 West Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
On Monday May 19th, in honor of Chicago Craft Beer Week we are partnering with Greenbush and Templeton (more...)
Monday's are Abyss-mal without Deschutes

High Dive
1938 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm
to Tue, May 20th
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Monday the 19th, we will be spotlighting some lovely Oregon libations with 4 Deschutes flowing... highlighted (more...)
Two Brothers Pizza and Beer Dinner

Gino's East River North
500 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us on Monday, May 19 for a beer dinner with Two Brothers Brewing.Company. We'll be offering (more...)
Ko Po BBQ with Founders

Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm to 11:30pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
With the warming rays of the sun shinning upon us, locals everywhere begin their return to outside leisurely (more...)
Illinois Brewers' Night!

Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Brewers from around the state will be joining us for a night of revelry! Each brewery is bringing one (more...)
Monthly Beer Dinner- Destihl's

tokio pub
1900 E Higgins Rd
Schaumburg, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:30pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
tokio pub hosts a monthly beer dinner the last Monday of the month, however in honor of Chicago Craft (more...)
Two Brothers Sour Night

Jerry's Andersonville
5419 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to Tue, May 20th 2:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
Every sour ever made from our friends at Two Brothers in Warrenville, including Askew (bottles), Hoodwink, (more...)
Metropolitan and Ale Syndicate

Paddy Long's
1028 W. Diversey Pkwy
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
The owners and brewers of Metropolitan and Ale Syndicate will be hanging out to celebrate their collaboration (more...)
Creative Minds On Tap

Jerry's - Wicker Park
1938 W. Division
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
An in depth look at the role of branding, design, and marketing within the culture of craft beer. Join (more...)
Off Color, Penrose, and Revolution Party

Firkin
515 N Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
What do John, Eric, and Brad all have in common? They'll all be pouring their beers at Firkin showing (more...)
American Craft Beer Tasting with the Hopleaf's Beer Expert Michael Roper

The Chopping Block
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza Suite 107
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Celebrate craft beer week at The Chopping Block at this not-to-be-missed class! Michael Roper is the (more...)
Temperance Beer Dinner!

Amelia's Good Food & Drink
7330 Harrison Street
Forest Park, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Celebrate CCBW with a beer dinner featuring Temperance Beer Company from Evanston, Il. They make fantastic (more...)
Central Waters Beer Dinner

Farmhouse Chicago
228 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Four Course Beer Dinner Menu- TBA Featured beer- Hop Rise Nitro release, Bourbon Barrel Cherry Stout (more...)
Une Annee Meet The Brewer at Table, Donkey and Stick

Table, Donkey and Stick
2728 W. Armitage
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Come in and meet Une Annee's Founder and Head Brewer, Jerry Nelson, and Head Brewer Dustin Zimmerman (more...)
Craft Beer Week is for THE BIRDS

The Owl
2521 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to Sun, May 25th 4:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
CRAFT BEER WEEK IS FOR THE BIRDS THE BAND PELICAN IS DJING Bird Beers are where it's at. GOOSE (more...)
Two Brothers R & D IPA special release night

Poor Phils Shell Bar
139 South Marion
Oak Park, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
***Special Tapping of R & D IPA*** -a new experimental IPA from Two Bros. is being released at select (more...)
NightFever and The Whiskey Dix

Drinking & Writing Theater at Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W Randolph Ave
Chciago, IL
Mon, May 19th 9:00pm to Tue, May 20th 1:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
A cover band made up of brewers from Haymarket and Rockbottom will play your favorite tunes and make (more...)
For the Birds

The Owl
2521 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
The flock has landed at The Owl with special offerings from Goose Island and Central Waters. DJ set (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)

Tuesday, May 20

Goose Island's, The Ogden tapping!

Pazzo's Cucina
23 E. Jackson
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 3:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's extremely limited Belgian Style Triple on May 16th, at 6pm. For (more...)
Craft Beer Week is for THE BIRDS

The Owl
2521 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to Sun, May 25th 4:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
CRAFT BEER WEEK IS FOR THE BIRDS THE BAND PELICAN IS DJING Bird Beers are where it's at. GOOSE (more...)
Founders Night!

Poag Mahones
175 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 10:30am to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Founders Night! $8 Backwoods Bastard and Imperial Stout 10 Oz. pour 10oz pours of Mango Magnifico & (more...)
Flesk Brewery Tap Take Over

The Radler
2375 N. Milwuakee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 11:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come join us and meet Flesk's Head Brewer James O'Brien and Business Partner Will O'Brien (more...)
Two Brothers Tuesday

Warren's Ale House
51 Town Square
Wheaton, IL
Tue, May 20th 11:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
$3 Two Brothers Cans!!! (more...)
Tue, May 20th 11:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Every year, our friends at Lagunitas Brewing Co brew a special batch of beer for a certain holiday that (more...)
Goose Island Tap Takeover

Franklin Tap
325 S Franklin
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 11:00am to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Celebrate Chicago Craft Beer Week at Franklin Tap with a Goose Island Tap Takeover. Five very unique (more...)
Revolution Takeover

Temple Bar Chicago
3001 N Ashland ave
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 4:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We've been waiting for the perfect time to tap these and there's no better time than craft beer (more...)
Founders KBS Tapping & Flight Night

Prairie Moon All-American Dining
1502 Sherman Ave.
Evanston, IL
Tue, May 20th 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping this year's Founders KBS! In addition to that we will be doing a four beer flight (more...)
Begyle Tap Takeover

The Beer Bistro
1061 W. Madison
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
We will be featuring 6, or 7 or more beers on draft...dunno yet of Begyle Brewing Co. We will also be (more...)
Allagash Spotlight

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join us here @ WOB Naperville for a sweet little CCBW Spotlight with Allagash Brewing and the epic Ben (more...)
Sixpoint take over & 3 course tasting menu

Bread & Wine
3734 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
3 courses prepared by Chef Michael Dean Reynolds for $30 with suggested beer pairings from Sixpoint (more...)
Boston Beer Company Tap Feature

Monk's Pub
205 W Lake
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Beers on tap include: White Lantern ● Witbier ● 5.5% ABV Blueberry Hill ● Lager w/Blueberries (more...)
Two Brothers HappyFunTime!

Firkin
515 N Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We get a little visit from The Warrenville Wonders a.k.a. The Aurora Alehounds a.k.a. Two Brothers Brewing (more...)
Bourbon County Stout Tapping

Diag Bar & Grill
2856 N. Southport
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
to Thu, May 22nd
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Bourbon County Stout Tapping Join us May 20th Special Pairing Menu, featuring Matilda Lambicus and (more...)
Bowling & Barrels with Greenbush Brewing Co.

Southport Lanes and Billiards
3325 N. Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us Tuesday May 20th at 5pm as Greenbush Brewing Company and staff invades the alleys at Southport (more...)
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Whether you’re a craft beer connoisseur or just trying it for the first time, all are invited to experience (more...)
Emmett's Brewery Mini Tap-Takeover

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We're thrilled to host a mini tap-takeover with our friends from Emmett's Brewery in West Dundee. (more...)
Half Acre Tap Takeover and Food Pairings

Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come hang out in one of "America's Best Beer Gardens" with the Half Acre Crew and enjoy (more...)
Kaffir Lime Lemon Grass IPA DryHop/BrickStone Collaboration Tapping Party

BrickStone Brewery
557 Wm. Latham Sr. Drive
Bourbonnais, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 10:30pm
Official Site
Beer Release
BrickStone will be tapping the DryHop/BrickStone collaboration brew, a Kaffir Lime Lemon Gross IPA on (more...)
A-Beer-Tivo

312 Chicago
136 N. La Salle
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Join Chef Luca as he teams up with Lagunitas for A-Beer-Tivo. Passed appetizers and tastings of Lagunitas (more...)
Ommegang & Boulevard Tap Takeover

Fatpour Tap Works
2005 W. Division St.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Celebrating the new relationship with Brewery Ommegang and Boulevard Brewing Co., we are having a family (more...)
Central Waters Special Release

Four Moon Tavern
1847 West Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping a keg of Bourbon Barrel Aged Barley Wine and Plums Were On Sale as well as some Hop (more...)
$4 Founders Centennial | Live Music

Act One Pub
1330 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy $4 Founders Centennial and Live Music from Aaron and The Robots (music starts at 8 p.m.) (more...)
$2 & $3 Craft Pint Night

Easy Bar
1944 W Division
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
Enjoy almost all of our craft pints for just $2 and $3! We've got one of the best old-school 100 (more...)
Steal The Pint Night with Lakefront Brewery and White Soxs Raffle

Rack House Kitchen and Tavern
222 E. Algonquin Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Customers who purchase a pint of Lakefront Brewery's Extended Play will get to keep the Lakefront (more...)
18th Street Brewery Night!

Northdown Cafe & Taproom
3244 North Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
In addition to pouring Candi Crushable, the delicious 18th Street Brewery/ Northdown Cafe and Taproom (more...)
Beer & Art: Featuring Won Kim

DryHop Brewers
3155 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Our third art-focused event will feature the official release of the first Women of DryHop Brewers Beer, (more...)
GET SOUR! w/ DESTIHL & Transient Artisan Ales

Riverview Tavern
1958 W. Roscoe Street
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
GET SOUR! on Tuesday, May 20th, 6pm! We welcome the brewers from DESTIHL & Transient Artisain Ales (more...)
Lake Effect Tap Takeover

JP Burkes Patio & Tap
2913 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IN
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join JP Burkes Patio & Tap & Lake Effect Brewing for a Tap Takeover. Enjoy 5 different types (more...)
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Join us as we tour some of Chicago's best craft beer bars for a little bit of American craft beer history. (more...)
All In The Family: Duvel Moortgat

Fatpour
2005 W Division Street
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Tap Takeover
Come to Fatpour to sample some of the tastiest beers from the Duvel Moortgat family and receive a free (more...)
Central Waters presents: Plums Were On Sale!

Four Moon Tavern
1847 West Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We will be Featuring: Plums Were On Sale-Only Barrel of this in Chicago Bourbon Barrel Barleywine Hop (more...)
New Belgium Tap Takeover

Paramount Room
415 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
New Belgium drops by for a night to tap some specialty beers. NB gifts and special pricing for the night. (more...)
Lagunitas Mini Tap takeover and Party

The Sedgwick Stop
1612 N Sedgwick
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Lagunitas will be flowing from four taps including fun offerings like Undercover Shut Down! Swag giveaway (more...)
A night with Temperance Beer

Bad Dog Tavern
4535 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come enjoy the delicious beers offered by Temperance Beer Company, the first brewery to call Evanston (more...)
Special Tapping of R & O IPA from Two Brothers - Not Found Anywhere

The Harding Tavern
2732 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join us Tuesday, May 20th for a Special Tapping of R & O IPA - Not Found Anywhere. 6 - 9pm Win a (more...)
Barrel Aged Tap Takeover

Lion Head Pub
2251 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Tap Takeover
Five barrel aged Beers from five different great breweries! Lost Abbey Cuvee de Tomme, Central Waters (more...)
Revolution Brewing Dinner

Park Grill
11 N. MIchigan Ave
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Celebrate Craft Beer Week at Park Grill with Revolution Brewing! ($35 per person ) Join us for (more...)
Meet the Brewer with Aleman

Gino's East River North
500 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us for a tapping and tasting with the folks from Aleman Brewing. We'll be offering FREE SNACKS (more...)
Crawl Around the Square with Bells

Rocking Horse
2535 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:30pm
to Wed, May 21st
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Crawl Around The Square will take place Tuesday, May 20th, starting at 6:30 pm. On the Crawl, you'll (more...)
Belgian Beer Dinner

Elgin Public House
219 E. Chicago St
Elgin, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:30pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
EPH Belgian Beer Dinner Tuesday May 20th, Reception at 6:30pm $45 Per Person Plus Tax and Gratuity Reception Peel (more...)
Revolution Meet the Brewer Hero Series Tappings

Blarney Stone Pub
15400 S. Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Come enjoy $4 Pints of all the Revolution Hero's Series and chat with Revolution brewing. Enjoy (more...)
Begyle Beer Dinner

Fountainhead
1970 W Montrose Ave
chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us for a unique dinner with our neighbor, Begyle Brewing. Chef Cleetus Friedman's menu and pairings (more...)
Half Acre's Ginger Twin Tapping

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
We're tapping the Ginger Twin from Half Acre, Chicago, a totally Chirish move. (more...)
3 Floyds Space Station: Middle Finger Tapping

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Come in for fantastic beer and complimentary hand-hugs (more...)
Flights & Bites

The Berghoff Restaurant
17 W Adams
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
In celebration of Chicago Craft Beer Week, The Berghoff Restaurant and Berghoff Brewery presents "Flights (more...)
Ommegang Night

The Beer Market - Bolingbrook
641 East Boughton Road Suite 110
Bolingbrook, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join Brewery Ommegang for a tap takeover including Ommegang Witte, Glimmerglass, and Hop House. (more...)
One Trick Pony Mini Tap Takeover

Beer House Chicago
322 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Enjoy a Tuesday night and meet One Trick Pony as they take over our tap lines! All local beers $4/pint (more...)
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm
Beer Tasting
On May 20 at 7 p.m., in partnership with our friends at The Green Lady, GuysDrinkingBeer.com humbly invites (more...)
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
A live podcast? Is that even a thing? Well - sort of, so we're making an event out of it. Your ticket (more...)
Left Hand Wake Up Dead Nitro Bottle Release Party

The Bar On Buena
910 W. Buena Ave
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Chicago Craft Beer Week Revelers, swing into The Bar On Buena starting at 7pm, Tuesday, 5/20 for (more...)
Ale Syndicate Tap Takeover & Tasting

Elbo Room
2871 N Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Be one of the first to try Ale Syndicate's new release, Du Sable Saison - we'll be taking over (more...)
Allagash and Solemn Oath Beer Dinner

Dusek's
1227 W. 18th St.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to Wed, May 21st 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Dinner
On Tuesday May 20th 2014 at 7pm, Join Chef Jared Wentworth and the folks from both Solemn Oath and Allagash (more...)
Pizza and Beer Night with Two Brother's Brewing Company

Iron Horse Ale House
6158 N Northwest Highway
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Join us and Two Brothers for some great pizzas that we will be pairing with Two Brothers beers, both (more...)
Atlas and Omega Yeast Homebrew Workshop

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
We'll be talking brewing and yeast with Lance from Omega Labs. We'll also be giving away all-grain (more...)
Peckish Meets Temperance Beer Dinner

Peckish Pig
623 Howard Street
Evanston, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us as Evanston’s first brewery meets Evanston’s first brewpub! We’re joining forces with Temperance (more...)
Uinta Takeover

Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Maria's Package Goods and Community Bar is proud add a Uinta Beer tasting to its Chicago Craft Beer (more...)
Barrel-Aged Saison Sombre des Brasseurs Release

Hopvine Brewing Company
4030 Fox Valley Center Drive
Aurora, IL
Tue, May 20th 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Hopvine is releasing our first barrel-aged beers ever on Tuesday, May 20, at 7pm. The beer is Saison (more...)
Craft Beer Goes Punk

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Tue, May 20th 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
I'm not sure how punk rock craft beer is, but I can tell you from experience that they match up perfectly. (more...)
Buckledown Brewing & Brixies presents 'CRAFT BEER GOES PUNK'

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Tue, May 20th 8:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Meet the owners and brewers of Buckledown Brewing! Rock out with them at this amazing show with Buckledown (more...)
Tue, May 20th 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
We will be featuring Tall Grass Brewing from Kansas City. Buffalo Sweat, an Oatmeal Stout will be pouring (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)

Wednesday, May 21

Goose Island's, The Ogden tapping!

Pazzo's Cucina
23 E. Jackson
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 3:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's extremely limited Belgian Style Triple on May 16th, at 6pm. For (more...)
Craft Beer Week is for THE BIRDS

The Owl
2521 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to Sun, May 25th 4:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
CRAFT BEER WEEK IS FOR THE BIRDS THE BAND PELICAN IS DJING Bird Beers are where it's at. GOOSE (more...)
Bourbon County Stout Tapping

Diag Bar & Grill
2856 N. Southport
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
to Thu, May 22nd
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Bourbon County Stout Tapping Join us May 20th Special Pairing Menu, featuring Matilda Lambicus and (more...)
DOG DAZE!!

Poag Mahones
175 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 10:30am to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
$8 Dogfish head World Wide Stout and Old School 10 Oz. Pour $10 RAFFLE TICKETS FOR A (6) YEAR DARK (more...)
Begyle Tap Takeover

The Radler
2375 N. Milwuakee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 11:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Kevin Cary has highjacked our taps!!!! Begyle beer will be flowing and haus pretzels will be baking. (more...)
Revolution Wednesday

Warren's Ale House
51 Town Square
Wheaton, IL
Wed, May 21st 11:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
$3 Revolution Cans all day long! (more...)
Randall Wednesday at Hopvine

Hopvine Brewing Company
4030 Fox Valley Center Drive
Aurora, IL
Wed, May 21st 11:00am to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
All day Wed., May 21, we will feature Hopvine's own I.B.A. (India Brown Ale) beer infused with River (more...)
Goose Island Tap Takeover!

Rockit Bar & Grill
22 west hubbard
chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 11:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
On Wednesday May 21th - Goose Island Tap Takeover featuring the following drafts = The Ogden, Rasselbock, (more...)
Two Fisted Night

The Olympic Tavern
2327 North Main
Rockford, IL
Wed, May 21st 12:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
You asked for it, Rockford. As we continue our Chicago Craft Beer Week celebration, stop in on Wednesday (more...)
$3 craft cans + FREE POOL

Easy Bar
1944 W Division
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 12:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
Enjoy any of craft beer in a can for just $3 while we dish out quarters for free pool games all night (more...)
Deschutes Tap Feature

Monk's Pub
205 W Lake
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 4:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Fresh Squeezed IPA ● American IPA ● 6.4% ABV Hop In The Dark Cascadian Dark Ale ● American Black (more...)
Founders KBS Tapping

Skylark
2149 S. Halsted
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping our keg of Founders KBS! Come stop by and get it while it lasts! See you there. (more...)
Division St I.P.A. Crawl

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Visit Jerry’s for Midwestern IPAs, Bangers & Lace for East Coast IPAs, and SmallBar Division for West (more...)
PINT NIGHT featuring Lagunitas IPA

Public House
400 North State Street
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
On Wednesday, May 21 from 5 - 7pm, join us at Public House for PINT NIGHT featuring Lagunitas IPA. Sample (more...)
Ciderhouse Pop Up

Farmhouse Chicago
228 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
An all cider tap takeover at our second floor bar. Featuring Vander Mill, Virtue, Uncle John's, Blackstar (more...)
Flight/Charcuterie Pairing

Horse Thief Hollow
10426 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
6-4oz samples paired with our House-made Charcuterie Plate (more...)
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Pizza Rustica will host “It’s Time for a Crabbie’s Night” featuring Crabbie’s (more...)
Deschutes Day

Floyd's Pub
1944 N. Oakley Ave.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
We will have 3 draft beers from Deschutes Brewery, out of Oregon, on tap. The Chain Breaker White IPA, (more...)
Goose Island Bourbon County Tapping

Deja Brew Bar & Grille
5219 West 95th street
Oak Lawn, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm
Beer Release
We saved a keg for you! Goose Island's 2013 Bourbon County Stout series. (more...)
Radler Release/BYO Stein

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Starting on Wednesday, 5/21, we'll be offering radlers made with our Farmhouse Wheat Ale and fresh-squeezed (more...)
Rock Out with Ska and New Holland Brewing

Emporium Arcade Bar
1366 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
----Opener--- New Holland 5pm Join us and the guys from New Holland featuring White Hatter, Oak Aged (more...)
Tyranena Brewing Specialty Tapping & Tasting

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Tyranena, one of our favorite breweries in Wisconsin, will be sending some personnel down to us in Westmont (more...)
Rock Out with Ska & New Holland!

Emporium Arcade Bar
1366 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
----Opener--- New Holland 5pm Join us and the guys from New Holland featuring White Hatter, Oak Aged (more...)
$4 Flying Dog Pearl Necklace | Live Music

Act One Pub
1330 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy $4 Flying Dog Pearl Necklace with live music by Trevor Reusch (music starts at 8 p.m.) (more...)
Two Brothers Tap Spotlight

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join us here @ WOB Naperville as we host Two Brothers Brewing for a special CCBW celebration event. Sam (more...)
21 Beer Salute

Nevin's Brewing Company
12337 S Route 59
Plainfield, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
You are about to venture into Nevin's 2nd Annual one-off extravaganza. The theme for this year is (more...)
Third Annual Division St. IPA Crawl

Jerry's - Wicker Park
1938 W. Division
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Visit Jerry’s for Midwestern IPAs, Bangers & Lace for East Coast IPAs, and SmallBar Division for West (more...)
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to Thu, May 22nd 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
DryHop Brewers/Solemn Oath Brewery Belgian Black IPA Collaboration Release & Solemn Oath Tap Takeover. (more...)
Brown Line Brews 2

The Long Room
1612 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join the Cicerone Certification Program as it celebrates the breweries and beer businesses of the Ravenswood (more...)
Anderson Valley Open House event at H&H

Howells & Hood
435 N Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Wed, May 21st • 6pm • Featuring RARE Anderson Valley selections – 6 craft beers on draft • Reps (more...)
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Join us as we tour some of Chicago's best craft beer bars for a little bit of American craft beer (more...)
Lagunitas Steal the Glass Night

The Beer Market - Vernon Hills
1270 S Milwaukee Ave.
Vernon Hills, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Lagunitas IPA and other great Lagunitas beers available on tap! Buy a beer and receive a Lagunitas Mason (more...)
Virtue Ciders with Greg Hall

Jerry's Andersonville
5419 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
As part of Lakeshore Beverage's "Pints & The Past: A Craft Beer Trolley Tour" featuring 7 local craft (more...)
Craft Beer Academy at Gordon Biersch

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant - Bolingbrook
639 E. Boughton Rd.
Bolingbrook, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Confused about the world of craft beer? Let Gordon Biersch Head Brewer, John Wyzkiewicz, help you navigate (more...)
Revolution Tap takeover

Kasey's Tavern
701 S Dearborn St
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Revolution TapTakeover consists of: Galaxy Hero Crystal Hero Anti Hero Jukebox Hero Cross of Gold (more...)
Two Brothers Tap Takeover

Rocking Horse
2535 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
to Thu, May 22nd
Official Site
Beer Release
We'll have 4 drafts featured from Two Brothers. Come by to enter and win a private brewery tour for (more...)
BIG SKY NIGHT

The Beer Bistro
1061 W. Madison
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Wednesday 5/21 we will be tapping BIG SKY Beers, come by, try the beers, meet the Brewers! - $3 Cans (more...)
Local Option Meet the Brewer/Tapping

The Bar On Buena
910 W. Buena Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
The Bar On Buena is proud to be a gracious host of the Lakeshore Beverage Chicago Craft Beer Week (more...)
Firestone Walker Night

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Get that midweek drink on with us where we will be serving up great beers from our friends at Firestone (more...)
The Bruery Tap Takeover

Lion Head Pub
2251 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to Thu, May 22nd 2:00am
Tap Takeover
Five great beers from The Bruery: 6-Geese-A-Laying, Autumn Maple, Rueuze, Sour in the Rye, and Mischief (more...)
Finch's Beer co. & The Portage Collaborative Beer Dinner

The Portage Chicago
3938 n Central
chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us as we are doing four courses by Chef Joey Beato paired with Four hyper local brews buy Finch's (more...)
Southern Tier Flight Night

Hackney's Printers' Row
733 S Dearborn St
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come sample a little bit of what the Northeast has to offer! We will be running $15 Southern Tier flights (more...)
5 Rabbit Tap Takeover and Meet the Brewer

Gino's East South Loop
521 S. Dearborn
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us for a Tap Takeover with Chicagoland's own 5 Rabbit Brewery. We'll be featured 8 of their (more...)
Great Lakes Brewing Company Night

Weather Mark Tavern
1503 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
We will have a number of Great Lakes Brewing beers on tap. Included will be the release of Lake Erie (more...)
Chicago Blackhawks & SlapShot Brewing! Playoffs!

Fischman Liquors & Tavern
4776-4780 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Game 2 of the the 3rd round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs and we're excited to be joined by SlapShot (more...)
Breckenridge Snowboard Raffle!

Bigby's Pour House (Rolling Meadows)
1649 Algonquin Rd
Rolling Meadows, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:30pm
Tap Takeover
We will be raffling off a Breckenridge snowboard as well as a bunch of other prizes throughout the evening. (more...)
Forbidden Root comes to Farmhouse Evanston

Farmhouse Evanston
703 Church Street
Evanston, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:30pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Farmhouse Evanston will be tapping 2 Forbidden Root beers: Sublime Ginger and Forbidden Root. Come meet (more...)
Hopvine Beer Maker's Dinner

Hopvine Brewing Company
4030 Fox Valley Center Drive
Aurora, IL
Wed, May 21st 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Hopvine's monthly Beer Maker's Dinner makes an appearance during #CCBW this month on Wed., May (more...)
New Brewer Showcase

Andersonville Brewing Co.
5402 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm to 9:30am
Official Site
beerrfestival
Chicago's craft beer scene is exploding, and we'll have many of the brand-new breweries/brewpubs at (more...)
Marz Community Brewing x Mash Tun karaoke

Rock Island Public House
13328 Olde Western Ave.
Blue island, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join the gang from Mash Tun Society as we host an 80s YouTube karaoke freak out KJ-ed by Ed Marszewski (more...)
New Belgium Clips Of Faith Launch Party and Beer Tasting

The Chop Shop
2033 W North Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
The Chop Shop and 1st Ward Events will be hosting a Launch Party and Beer Tasting. The highlight of (more...)
Ale Syndicate Cocktails and Tap Takeover

Paramount Room
415 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We'll be tapping Ale Syndicate beer and making cocktails with them. The Ale Syndicate Team will (more...)
Deux Ex Machina

GBH Studio
2557 W. North Ave
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
A homebrew + artist collaboration unlike any other. Two teams, each with a visual artist and homebrewer, (more...)
Wine & Beer Blending Class

City Winery
1200 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Beer and wine lovers, unite! Join us for a very special evening in which City Winery Chicago teams up (more...)
Urban Legend Brewery Meet the Brewer!

Beer House Chicago
322 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Come and hang out with Urban Legend and meet their brewer, Mike Kristin, while tasting some local favorites (more...)
Lagunitas Steal the Glass Night

The Beer Market - Bolingbrook
641 East Boughton Road Suite 110
Bolingbrook, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Lagunitas IPA and other great Lagunitas beers available on tap! Buy a beer and receive a Lagunitas Mason (more...)
Wed, May 21st 7:30pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
  In our opinion the only thing that can improve a night of free WhirlyBall (that crazy combination (more...)
Wed, May 21st 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Featuring Off Color, Penrose, and Perennial Artisan Ales Get inside the brewer's mind as they trace (more...)
Pints For Prostates

Cigars And Stripes
6715 w. Ogden ave.
Berwyn, IL
Wed, May 21st 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
April 2014 marks the 20th year Global Beer has been importing Belgian beer into the United States. Join (more...)
Wed, May 21st 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
Enjoy $4 craft pints from Breckenridge Brewing and live groove music from Chicago's own Low Spark! Formed (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)

Thursday, May 22

Craft Beer Cruise

Mystic Blue Cruises
600 East Grand Avenue, Navy Pier
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Join us for a craft brews cruise on the Mystic Blue. Enjoy beers, including some rare selections, from (more...)
Beggin' for Brews and Barkin' for Bubbles

LagunitasChicago
1843 S Washtenaw
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Come join the pack with Lagunitas Brewing Company and Metropolitan Brewing for a Dog Friendly Beer Week (more...)
Goose Island's, The Ogden tapping!

Pazzo's Cucina
23 E. Jackson
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 3:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's extremely limited Belgian Style Triple on May 16th, at 6pm. For (more...)
Craft Beer Week is for THE BIRDS

The Owl
2521 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to Sun, May 25th 4:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
CRAFT BEER WEEK IS FOR THE BIRDS THE BAND PELICAN IS DJING Bird Beers are where it's at. GOOSE (more...)
Bourbon County Stout Tapping

Diag Bar & Grill
2856 N. Southport
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 5:00pm
to Thu, May 22nd
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Bourbon County Stout Tapping Join us May 20th Special Pairing Menu, featuring Matilda Lambicus and (more...)
CANNED! Artwork of the Modern American Beer Can

Bottles and Cans
4109 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00am to 8:00am
Beer Tasting
Join us on Thursday May 22nd @ 5:00! Russ Phillips creator of CANNED, will be in signing books and talking (more...)
Tap Dat Stash

Monk's Pub
205 W Lake
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 9:00am
to Sat, May 24th
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We're tapping some of the beers we've had stashed in our cooler especially for Chicago Craft (more...)
Hero Night!!

Poag Mahones
175 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
$8 Galaxy hero, Jukebox Hero, and Crystal Hero 10 Oz. Pour $10 RAFFLE TICKETS FOR A (6) YEAR DARK LORD (more...)


South Water Kitchen
225 N Wabash
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:30am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Lakefront Brewing Firkin Tapping

Franklin Tap
325 S Franklin
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 11:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us Thursday May 22nd as we feature Lakefront Brewery for Chicago Craft Beer Week. Kevin Pearson (more...)
Goose Island BCS 2012 Tapping

The Olympic Tavern
2327 North Main
Rockford, IL
Thu, May 22nd 11:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
We delved deep into the reserves for this one -- We're tapping a keg of Bourbon County Stout 2012 (more...)
5 Rabbit Gringolandia Series Tapping

Hopleaf Bar
5148 N Clark St
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 12:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Goose Island is letting us dip into their private stash

Stocks & Blondes
40 N Wells st
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 3:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come out as we unveil our new Goliath beer tap. We are taking our 24 draft lines and adding 12 more (more...)
Greenbush Beer Tasting

Binny's Lincoln Park
1720 N. Marcey St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Join us at Binny's Lincoln Park from 4-6 p.m. for a free Greenbush beer tasting! (more...)
Temperance Tap Tower Takeover

Four Moon Tavern
1847 West Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Temperance Brewing in Evanston takes over the south tap tower featuring Birdsong Saison, Might Makes (more...)
Cross the Lake Classic

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We’re dedicating 12 taps to a showdown with hometown heroes Half Acre representing the West Side (more...)
"Black Creek" Barrel Aged Imperial Stout Release

Horse Thief Hollow
10426 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
"Black Creek" Barrel Aged Imperial Stout- An Imperial Stout aged in maple syrup barrels from (more...)
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
CLOCK OUT TAP IN every Thursday from 5 - 7pm at Public House. On Thursday, May 22 join us to sample complimentary (more...)
Boulevard Pint Night

Tap House Grill Westmont
6010 S Cass Avenue
Westmont, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
In the month of May our featured beer is Pop Up Session IPA from Boulevard. Come in on Thursday, May (more...)
Great Lakes Brewery night

Floyd's Pub
1944 N. Oakley Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
We will be tapping the Great Lakes Rye of the Tiger and something else special for you to try. We will (more...)
Revolution Brewing/Standard Market Cave-Aged Cheese Release Party

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
To celebrate the release of the Revolution Eugene Porter-washed Tomme de Nena cheese that we've (more...)
The Art of Craft Beer

Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
In partnership with BeerConfessions.com, a soon to be live website featuring videos of craft beer destinations (more...)
Founders Tap Takeover

Fatpour Tap Works
2005 W. Division St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
What a better way to enjoy a Thursday evening than with some of Founders finest brews?! Join us for (more...)
$4 Bell's Two-Hearted | Live Music

Act One Pub
1330 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy $4 Bell's Two-Hearted with live music performed by Country Doctors (music starts at 8 p.m.) (more...)
Local Option Social

Trellis
2426 N. Racine
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join Tony from Local Option on Thursday night, May 22nd, for his social food and beer pairing! He'll (more...)
Founders Brewery Spotlight – Tap Takeover

Fatpour
2005 W Division Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Tap Takeover
We’re doing a Brewery Spotlight – Tap Takeover on Thursday May 22nd. . All beers will be (more...)
5 Year Anniversary Rooftop Party

Whole Foods Market Kingsbury
1550 N Kingsbury St. Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Beer Festival
Whole Foods Kingsbury is turning 5 today and craft beer fans will be rewarded with a rooftop party featuring (more...)
Wiseacre Tap Takeover!

Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Davin Bartosch returns to Chicago!! We'll have several brews on tap from his new brewery, Wiseacre, (more...)
Burnt Hickory Brewery Tap Takeover

DryHop Brewers
3155 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 2:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
Burnt Hickory Brewery, out of Kennesaw, Georgia, is taking over Chicago and hosting a tap takeover at (more...)
2014 North West Side Craft Beer Ride

Crawl Locations:99,100,101,102,103,104,105,106,107
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 1:00am
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Northwest Side Craft Beer Ride- a Beer Festival on Wheels 6pm-1am - multiple locations Come celebrate (more...)
Goose Island Beer Dinner

Blackfinn Ameripub
65 W. Kinzie
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Goose Island fans here's your chance to celebrate Chicago Craft Beer Week with your favorite local craft (more...)
Lagunitas Steal the Glass Night

The Beer Market - Schaumburg
888 North Meacham
Schaumburg, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Lagunitas IPA and other great Lagunitas beers available on tap! Buy a beer and receive a Lagunitas Mason (more...)
The Beasts of the Barrel 2!

Fireside Restaurant and Lounge
5739 N. Ravenswood Ave.
chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
This is a tap takeover like no other! We will be tapping a collection of barrel-aged and wood-aged beers! ALLAGASH (more...)
Beerology Book release & Signing

Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Join us as we welcome Master Cicerone Mirella Amato to launch her very first book! "Beerology: (more...)
New Belgium Sour Event

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us as we tap Lafolie - Trans Atlantic - SnapShot and Gruit. Lucas Murray from the brewery will (more...)
3 Floyd's and Surly Tap Takeover

Paramount Room
415 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We'll be tapping 3 Floyd's and Surly beers for the night. Feature of the night: Surly/3 Floyd's (more...)
Goose Island Tap takeover

The Sedgwick Stop
1612 N Sedgwick
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm
to Fri, May 23rd
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Goose Island will take over our taps with unique offerings including Ogden, Lolita, Kisetsu, Rasselbock, (more...)
Bell's Brewery at Brixies

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Make sure this stop is on your list! We will be serving up a Barrel-aged Kalamazoo Stout along with (more...)
Motley Brü with Penrose, Perennial and Solemn Oath

Trenchermen
2039 W North Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Prix fixe menu featuring pairings from Penrose Brewing Company, Perennial Artisan Ales and Solemn Oath (more...)
Music and Beer Amongst the Tallgrass

Quenchers Saloon
2401 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us and owner/founder of Tallgrass Brewing Company, Jeff Gill for a celebration of beer and music! Featuring (more...)
Meet the Brewer with Local Option

Gino's East River North
500 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Stop by Gino's East River North on Thursday, May 22 to meet Alexi from Local Option and enjoy Voku (more...)
1st Annual Cheeseburger and a Pair of Dice

Guthries Tavern
1300 W Addison Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:30pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Presented by Spiteful Brewing: the 1st Annual Cheeseburger and a Pair of Dice. Your ticket guarantees (more...)
Create your own tap take-over at Jerry's Andersonville!

Jerry's Andersonville
5419 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
The results are in, and here's what Chicago wanted! -Perennial Abraxas-Lost Abbey Red Poppy-North Coast (more...)
Two Brothers Brewing Company Bag Tournament

Beer House Chicago
322 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Compete in Beer House Chicago's Two Brothers Bag Tournament! $4 pints of SideKick & $4 pints (more...)
Grange Hall Burger Bar and Central Waters Brewery 1st Tap Takeover

Grange Hall Burger Bar
844 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Grange Hall Burger Bar welcomes Central Waters Brewery (Amherst, WI) to add their hopped up craft to (more...)
Lakefront Brewery Tap Takeover

Poor Phils Shell Bar
139 South Marion
Oak Park, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Lakefront Brewery Tap Takeover (more...)
Evil Twins Tap Invasion

Blarney Stone Pub
15400 S. Cicero Ave
Oak Forest, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come join us and enjoy $4 Select Evil Twin Drafts as Evil twins invades Blarney Stone Taps, We will (more...)
SlapShot Trivia Night

The Beer Bistro - North
1415 W. Fullerton
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
The Beer Bistro North will be Hosting SLAPSHOT BREWING CO for our Trivia Night! 7-10PM. we will be pouring (more...)
Celebrating Women of Craft Beer

Riverview Tavern
1958 W. Roscoe Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us at 7pm on Thursday, May 22nd at Riverview Tavern to celebrate the women of the craft beer industry. (more...)
Backstage at Penrose / Presented by Mash Tun Society

Penrose Brewing
509 Stevens Street
Geneva, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Join us in Geneva for an evening with Illinois' darling new brewery, Penrose. Our special event (more...)
Celebrating Women of Craft Beer

Riverview Tavern
1958 W. Roscoe Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Join us for an evening celebrating Chicago's Women of Craft Beer! The ladies behind some of your (more...)
Atlas/AleMan Collaboration Beer Release

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
We brewed an ESB with AleMan-- all Saphir hops, all Optic malt. We're releasing it tonight. Brewers (more...)
Alchemy Of The Ales!

Northdown Cafe & Taproom
3244 North Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
beerrfestival
Join Revolution Brewing and Sideshow Gallery for one bad ass night at Northdown Cafe and Taproom! Featuring (more...)
Beer Quiz for Charity

The Globe Pub
1934 West Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Charity Quiz with all questions about beer, $5 per person per entry, all proceeds going to MS research (more...)
Craft Beer Trivia with a special tapping of Bourbon County Stout

Warren's Ale House
51 Town Square
Wheaton, IL
Thu, May 22nd 8:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Attention all beer-soaked nerds! Do you know exactly how many pints are in a keg.....or which craft (more...)
After the Boat Hits the Shore...

Rocking Horse
2535 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 8:00pm
to Fri, May 23rd
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Post up at the Horse after the Craft Beer Boat Cruise with our friends from Summit. They'll be coming (more...)
Chiquen of the Sea w/ ATG

Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 8:00pm
to Fri, May 23rd
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Please join us on Thursday, May 22nd as Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar hosts our friends (more...)
Thu, May 22nd 9:00pm to 11:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
“Reprehensible” Charity Arm Wrestling Tournament Dimo’s Pizza, 1615 N. Damen May 22, 2014 9-11pm Start (more...)
Against the Grain/18th Street Brewing Collab release 'Chicken of the Sea'

Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 9:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Against the Grain/18th Street Brewing Collab release "Chicken of the Sea" Release party for (more...)
5th annual Bowling with Brewers

TimberLanes
1851 w. Irving Park
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 10:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 2:00am
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Thursday, May 22nd, 10pm-2am When your local brewers are finished with their CCBW events for the day, (more...)
Thu, May 22nd 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
THE HEARD The Heard is a Chicago-based band venerated for its deep pocket and reverence for legendary (more...)

Friday, May 23

Goose Island's, The Ogden tapping!

Pazzo's Cucina
23 E. Jackson
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 3:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's extremely limited Belgian Style Triple on May 16th, at 6pm. For (more...)
Craft Beer Week is for THE BIRDS

The Owl
2521 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to Sun, May 25th 4:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
CRAFT BEER WEEK IS FOR THE BIRDS THE BAND PELICAN IS DJING Bird Beers are where it's at. GOOSE (more...)
Tap Dat Stash

Monk's Pub
205 W Lake
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 9:00am
to Sat, May 24th
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We're tapping some of the beers we've had stashed in our cooler especially for Chicago Craft (more...)
Goose Island Tap takeover

The Sedgwick Stop
1612 N Sedgwick
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm
to Fri, May 23rd
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Goose Island will take over our taps with unique offerings including Ogden, Lolita, Kisetsu, Rasselbock, (more...)
Chiquen of the Sea w/ ATG

Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar
960 W 31st St
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 8:00pm
to Fri, May 23rd
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Please join us on Thursday, May 22nd as Maria's Packaged Goods & Community Bar hosts our friends (more...)
Tyranena Brewing Tap Feature

Monk's Pub
205 W Lake
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 9:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Beers on tap include: Scurvy IPA ● American IPA Brewed w/Orange Peels ● 6.5% ABV Imperial Black (more...)
Three Floyds Night!!

Poag Mahones
175 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 10:30am to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
5 LINES!! $8 Backmasking, Warmullet, Rich Life, Dreadnaught and Artic Panzer Wolf all 10 Oz. Pours $20 (more...)
Ale Asylum Spotlight

Warren's Ale House
51 Town Square
Wheaton, IL
Fri, May 23rd 11:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping 1 of only 2 kegs in Illinois of Satisfaction Jacksin! Abergeddon, Hopalicious and (more...)
Ram Growler Fill Specials

Ram Restaurant and Brewery - Schaumburg
1901 McConnor Pkwy
Schaumburg, IL
Fri, May 23rd 11:00am to Sun, May 25th 1:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
$7.99 growler fills on all Flagship beers Seasonal beers priced slightly higher (more...)
Ram Growler Fill Specials

Ram Restaurant and Brewery - Wheeling
700 N. Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL
Fri, May 23rd 11:00am to Sun, May 25th 1:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
$7.99 growler fills on all Flagship beers Seasonal beers priced slightly higher (more...)
Two Brothers R&D Night

Fish Bar
2956 N. Sheffield Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 11:30am
to Sat, May 24th
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Stop by Fish Bar on Friday, May 23rd for a "Research & Development" night featuring unreleased and rare (more...)
West Suburban Brewery Crawl

Hopvine Brewing Company
4030 Fox Valley Center Drive
Aurora, IL
Fri, May 23rd 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Hopvine is hosting its first Brewery Crawl to celebrate #CCBW. Here's the plan: Start at Hopvine (more...)
Summer Beer Preview with the 5 Rabbit crew

5 Rabbit Cerveceria
6398 W 74th St
Bedford Park, IL
Fri, May 23rd 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Come to the brewery and get a preview of three of our upcoming releases: Mango Paletas con Chile Piquín, (more...)
Revolution Brewery Tap Take Over @ Ovie

Ovie Bar & Grill
120 N. Canal
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Starting at 4pm, Revolution Brewery will be taking over our taps and will be serving up their AWESOME (more...)
Fish Fry & Beer

Rabbits Bar & Grill
4945 W Foster Ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Join us with Lake Effect, Finch's Beer & Hagens Fish for an awesome collaboration. We are tapping (more...)
Crawfish Boil with Revolution Brewing and Duvel USA

Prairie Moon All-American Dining
1502 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL
Fri, May 23rd 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Come join Prairie Moon, Revolution Brewing, and Duvel USA for crawfish boil with live Delta Jazz from (more...)
Our Central Waters 'Meet and Greet' Owner/Head Brewer Anello Mollica

Binny's South Loop
1132 S Jefferson St
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Meet the Brewer
Grab a pint at the bar and talk beer with Central Waters at Binny's South Loop from 5-8pm! Anello Mollica (more...)
Pork and Porter Pints

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
We'll be celebrating the release of Invincible Armor Porter by roasting whole pigs on Friday, May (more...)
Great Lakes Brewing Tap Takeover

Paramount Room
415 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join Great Lakes Brewing Company for a tap takeover and giveaway. Special tap for the night: Tripel (more...)
$4 Abita Purple Haze | Board Game Night

Act One Pub
1330 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy $4 Abita Purple Haze and bring your friends to play some classic board games! Dinner and games (more...)
Deschutes Tasting

Bottles and Cans
4109 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Beer Tasting
Join us for a pouring of Deschutes brewery! (more...)
Bell's Brewery Tasting & Berry Ale Tapping

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Fri, May 23rd 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Bryan from Bell's Brewery will be doing a sampling of Oberon, Two-Hearted, Amber, and Midwest Pale (more...)
Boomtown 2

Jerry's - Wicker Park
1938 W. Division
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
The great new additions to the Chicago Craft Beer Community keep on coming. Join us as we tap some of (more...)
Michigan 3-Way

Lincoln Station
2432 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm to Sat, May 24th 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
You won't want to miss this Michigan 3 way featuring Founders, Dark Horse & Vander Mill Cidery. (more...)
'Hero' Launch Party - Revolution Brewing

Countryside Saloon
2501 E. Ballard Road
Des Plaines, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm to Sat, May 24th 1:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Come Join the "REVOLUTION" Featured Beers:Crystal HeroGalaxy HeroJukebox HeroAnti HeroCome dressed as (more...)
Meet the Brewer - Pig Minds Brewing, Rockford IL

The Olympic Tavern
2327 North Main
Rockford, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Meet our good buddy Carson from Rockford's own Pig Minds Brewing Co. from 6-8pm and try a few of (more...)
Breckenridge Brewery Spotlight

World of Beer Naperville
1727 Freedom Drive
Naperville, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm to 11:45pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Join us as we tap up some Breckenridge Brewery Beers! We will have Vanilla Porter - 471 - Agave Wheat (more...)
Meet the Brewers - Two Brothers

DMK Burger Bar - Lombard
2370 Fountain Square Dr
Lombard, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Chat with two representatives from Two Brothers about their beer and local brewery from 6-8pm on Friday, (more...)
Revolution Brewing Beer Dinner

Shula's Steak House
301 E North Water Street
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Friday, May 23, 2014 6:00 PM - $65 Per Person 5 Course Dinner with Beer Pairings from Revolution Brewing For (more...)
VICTORY!! Firkin Friday

Rocking Horse
2535 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm
to Sat, May 24th
Official Site
Beer Release
We'll be kicking off the holiday weekend with a tapping of Victory Storm King via Firkin. Other fine (more...)
Goose Island BCS Infusions plus MORE

Brixies Beer Bar & Grill
9526 W. Ogden ave
Brookfield, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Love Goose Island's Bourbon County Stout? You will be blown away by our Randall infused BCS! Get (more...)
Brew Steel featuring Penrose, Perennial and Solemn Oath

Bangers & Lace
1670 W Division St
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Prix fixe menu with pairings from Penrose, Perennial and Solemn Oath. (more...)
Goose Island Rarities Tasting

World of Beer, Evanston
1601 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Goose Island BCS 13' Madame Rose Lolita Goose Island BCS 10' Ogden The Illinois All of draft (more...)
Summer of Sours Kickoff Party

Black Rock Pub & Kitchen
3614 N Damen Ave
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 6:00pm to Sat, May 24th 1:30am
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Just because it’s what we feel like drinking for the next few months, we’ve decided this is going (more...)
Public Hop Rub

Buckledown Brewing
8700 W. 47th St.
Lyons, IL
Fri, May 23rd 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
This is the ultimate educational experience for home brewers and fans of craft beer, alike. Nunzino Pizza, (more...)
Fri, May 23rd 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
This no cover Chicago Craft Beer Week event features four beers from Chicago’s Revolution Brewing (more...)
Deschutes Brewing Mirror Mirror Tapping

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 7:00pm to Sat, May 24th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
This beer is brewed once every 4 years. Yeah, it's that special. (more...)
SlapShot Brewery and Bucket List Brewery Mini Tap Takeover

Beer House Chicago
322 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Fri, May 23rd 7:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
SlapShot Brewery proudly presents Blue Eyed Blonde, a blonde ale with blueberries, and McLaughlin's (more...)
Fun With The Furthermore Guys

Crew bar + grill
4804 N Broadway
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us on the 23rd to meet the Brew Master and a tapping of an Oscura firkin. All during Craft Beer (more...)
Goose Island is Still Craft Beer!

Paddy Long's
1028 W. Diversey Pkwy
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Don't think Goose Island still qualifies as craft beer? Well you're wrong and I'll prove it. On Friday, (more...)
Fri, May 23rd 7:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Join us on Friday, May 23rd as we welcome Firestone Walker's Barrel Meister, Jeffers Richardson (more...)

Saturday, May 24

Goose Island's, The Ogden tapping!

Pazzo's Cucina
23 E. Jackson
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 3:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's extremely limited Belgian Style Triple on May 16th, at 6pm. For (more...)
Craft Beer Week is for THE BIRDS

The Owl
2521 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm to Sun, May 25th 4:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
CRAFT BEER WEEK IS FOR THE BIRDS THE BAND PELICAN IS DJING Bird Beers are where it's at. GOOSE (more...)
Tap Dat Stash

Monk's Pub
205 W Lake
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 9:00am
to Sat, May 24th
Official Site
Tap Takeover
We're tapping some of the beers we've had stashed in our cooler especially for Chicago Craft (more...)
Ram Growler Fill Specials

Ram Restaurant and Brewery - Schaumburg
1901 McConnor Pkwy
Schaumburg, IL
Fri, May 23rd 11:00am to Sun, May 25th 1:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
$7.99 growler fills on all Flagship beers Seasonal beers priced slightly higher (more...)
Ram Growler Fill Specials

Ram Restaurant and Brewery - Wheeling
700 N. Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL
Fri, May 23rd 11:00am to Sun, May 25th 1:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
$7.99 growler fills on all Flagship beers Seasonal beers priced slightly higher (more...)
Two Brothers R&D Night

Fish Bar
2956 N. Sheffield Ave.
Chicago, IL
Fri, May 23rd 11:30am
to Sat, May 24th
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Stop by Fish Bar on Friday, May 23rd for a "Research & Development" night featuring unreleased and rare (more...)
Baderbrau Beer Brunch

Farmhouse Chicago
228 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 10:00am to 3:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy a three course Baderbrau paired brunch at Farmhouse Chicago. For $25 you get: Course 1: Baderbrau (more...)
Baderbrau Brunch

Farmhouse Chicago
228 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 10:00am to 3:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy a three course Baderbrau paired brunch at Farmhouse Chicago. For $25 you get: Course 1: Baderbrau (more...)
West Loop Craft Beer Fest

Chicago French Market
131 N Clinton St
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Beer Festival
Saturday, May 24, 2014 VIP event begins at 12 p.m. General Admission 1:00-5:00 p.m. The Illinois Craft (more...)
Atlas Barrel-Aged Beer Night

Atlas Brewing Company/Seven Ten Lounge
2747 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 12:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
On Saturday, May 24th, we'll be tapping 4 of our barrel-aged beers simultaneously. The beers include: Koval (more...)
We're All One Big Happy Family! City VS. Suburbs Brewery Throwdown Finale Party

Standard Market Grill
444 W. Fullerton Pkwy.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Festival
There can be only one...winner that is, of our CCBW-long "City VS. Suburbs Brewery Throwdown". (more...)
Ale Asylum Tasting

Bottles and Cans
4109 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Beer Tasting
Come in and sample Ale Asylum! (more...)
Lagunitas Derby Doubleheader

Rock Island Public House
13328 Olde Western Ave.
Blue island, IL
Sat, May 24th 1:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Settle in for an all day celebration of the beautiful game with the perfect pint. Lagunitas hosted bar (more...)
Middle Brow Homebrewing Competition and Man-B-Que Dinner

Cobra Lounge
235 N Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
ManBQue and Middle Brow are psyched to announce that we’re teaming up for a special Chicago Craft (more...)
Artisanal Imports and Big Sky Brewing

Bottles and Cans
4109 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Beer Tasting
Join us for an awesome sample line up from Artisanal Imports and Big Sky Brewing! (more...)
Brew LaLa

The Chop Shop
2033 W North Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
Spring is a magical time of year in Chicago that lasts about a week so why not greet it with some awesome (more...)
'Weekend at Brett's' Farmhouse Saison Launch

Horse Thief Hollow
10426 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
"Weekend at Brett's" Farmhouse Saison Launch. A Hoppy Farmhouse-style Saison fermented (more...)
'Borrowed Horses' Barrel Aged English Barleywine

Horse Thief Hollow
10426 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
"Borrowed Horses" Barrel Aged English Barleywine Launch. An English-Style Barleywine aged (more...)
$4 Flying Dog Doggie Style Pale Ale | Live Music

Act One Pub
1330 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy $4 Flying Dog Doggie Style Pale Ale and live music performed by Urban Rhythm (music starts at (more...)
Great Lakes Tasting

Bottles & Cans
4109 N Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Beer Tasting
Join us for a sampling of Great Lakes Brewing! (more...)
The Mash Up

The Olympic Tavern
2327 North Main
Rockford, IL
Sat, May 24th 6:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Mash Tun Society & The Olympic Tavern present: -=The Mash Up=- Join us at The Olympic Tavern for (more...)
Firestone Walker Barrelworks at Haymarket!

Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 6:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
Jeffers Richardson, Barrelmaster of Firestone Walker Brewing will be here with several of his barrel (more...)
Revolution Brewery Night

Poor Phils Shell Bar
139 South Marion
Oak Park, IL
Sat, May 24th 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
To close out Chicago Craft Beer Week, special Tap Takeover w/ the guys from Revolution BreweryTap Takeover (more...)
Revolution Brewing's Jukebox Hero Tapping

The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 7:00pm to Sun, May 25th 2:00am
Official Site
Beer Release
Our last tapping for CBW, 2014. Be a hero, drink some frickin' awesome beer. (more...)
Meet The Brewers from Local Option

Kaiser Tiger
1415 W Randolph
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 7:00pm
Beer Tasting
Come meet Tony, Naoh and Alexie for a little 'Exorcist' and metal. We'll tap their American (more...)
Great Lakes Beer Tasting and Release!

Side Street Saloon
1456 W. George St.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 7:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Join us as we taste some delicious selections from Great lakes Brewery to celebrate the release of their (more...)
Vattentorn Release to SAVE THE WATER TOWER

Andersonville Brewing Co.
5402 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Beer Release
Andersonville Brewing Co will release our newest seasonal brew... VATTENTORN (Swedish for Water Tower). (more...)
Two Brothers R & D Beer Release

The Globe Lounge
1938 West Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 7:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Beer Release
Come out and try a R & D beer from Two Brothers Brewing, this is a new beer as yet unnamed and un (more...)

Sunday, May 25

Goose Island's, The Ogden tapping!

Pazzo's Cucina
23 E. Jackson
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 3:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Official Site
Beer Release
We will be tapping Goose Island's extremely limited Belgian Style Triple on May 16th, at 6pm. For (more...)
Two Brothers R & D Beer Release

The Globe Lounge
1938 West Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 24th 7:00pm
to Sun, May 25th
Beer Release
Come out and try a R & D beer from Two Brothers Brewing, this is a new beer as yet unnamed and un (more...)
Evil Twin Pop-Up Doughnut Shop

Longman & Eagle
2657 N Kedzie St
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 25th 9:00am to 3:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Longman and Eagle's weekly pop up doughnut shop featuring Evil Twins Imperial Doughnut Break, a (more...)
Half Acre Beer Brunch

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 25th 10:00am to 3:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Half Acre Beer Brunch Sunday, May 25 10am – 3pm Close out Chicago Craft Beer Week with our third (more...)
Brewers' Brunch

Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 25th 11:00am to 2:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
We'll be offering a special 3 Course brunch menu for $25 plus tax and gratuity, paired with our house (more...)
Goose Island Lolita/The Ogden Tasting

Standard Market Westmont
333 E. Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
Sun, May 25th 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Official Site
Beer Tasting
We'll be tapping (and tasting!) two of our favorite Goose Island releases, one old (Lolita) and (more...)
Little Goat Rooftop Revolution

Little Goat Chicago
820 W. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 25th 3:00pm to 10:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
So you've been drinking beers at different places for the past 10 days? Good for you… well (more...)
Beer School: The Sour Edition

The Green Lady
3328 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 25th 5:00pm
Beer Tasting
Join The Green Lady, Owner/Brewmaster of Transient Artisan Ales Chris Betts, and Siebel Institute of (more...)
$4 Lagunitas Day Time | $5 Brats

Act One Pub
1330 W Morse Ave
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 25th 5:00pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Enjoy $4 Lagunitas Day Time and $5 Brats on special. Happy Memorial Day! (more...)