Chicago Craft Beer Week Schedule

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Thursday, May 15

$4 Lagunitas Drafts and $5 Beer Bratwurst

Division Ale House
1942 W. Division Street
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 4:00pm to Fri, May 16th 2:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
Start CCBW off with $4 Lagunitas IPA and Lil Sumpin Sumpin drafts! We will also be featuring $4 Lefthand (more...)
Chicago Doet Belgie

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 15th 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Chicago Doet Belgie Thursday, May 15 Tapping at 6pm Kick off Chicago Craft Beer Week in style! Enjoy (more...)
Trumer Pint Night

Beer House Chicago
322 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL
Thu, May 15th 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
The perfect pairing of brats and beer-- Trumer pint glass with $4 beer, and Jeff will be grilling complimentary (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...)
North Coast Beer Pairing Dinner

Tap House Grill Westmont
6010 S Cass Avenue
Westmont, IL
Thu, May 15th 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Official Site
Beer Dinner
Thursday, May 15th 2014 we are hosting a beer pairing dinner featuring North Coast Old Rasputin XV Anniversary (more...)

Friday, May 16

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...)
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...)
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...)

Saturday, May 17

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...)
LagunitasChicago Beer Circus

LagunitasChicago
1843 S Washtenaw
Chicago, IL
Sat, May 17th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Lagunitas Beer Circus Benefits Rock for Kids (Chicago). Two sessions. One on May 17th and one on May (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...)
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
Tap Takeover
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...)

Sunday, May 18

LagunitasChicago Beer Circus

LagunitasChicago
1843 S Washtenaw
Chicago, IL
Sun, May 18th 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Lagunitas Beer Circus Benefits Rock for Kids (Chicago). Two sessions. One on May 17th and one on May (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 20+ wood & barrel aged brews, from our barrel room & around the country. $55, tickets on (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
Join Goose Island for a Sunday Funday and help us kick off Chicago Craft Beer Week at our New Barrel (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 Festival
Hardcore Craft Beer and Chicago Beer Geeks present Craft Beer Brewtality SESSION 1 :: 4-7 PM :: Beer (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...)

Monday, May 19

Illinois Brewers' Night!

Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W. Randolph
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 6:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Brewers from around the state will be joining us for a night of revelry! Each brewery is bringing one (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...)
Metropolitan and Ale Syndicate

Paddy Long's
1028 W. Diversey Pkwy
Chicago, IL
Mon, May 19th 7:00pm
Official Site
Meet the Brewer
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...)

Tuesday, May 20

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...)
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...)
Begyle Tap Takeover

The Beer Bistro
1061 W. Madison
Chicago, IL
Tue, May 20th 6:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
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...)
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 will be creating (more...)

Wednesday, May 21

Division St I.P.A. Crawl

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 5:00pm
Official Site
Recreational (sports/hike/crawl)
Join us Wednesday, May 21, for The Third Annual Division IPA Crawl! Visit Jerry’s for Midwestern (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...)
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...)
Two Brothers Sour Night

Jerry's Andersonville
5419 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm to Thu, May 22nd 2:00am
Official Site
Brewery Event
New and old sours from our friends at Two Brothers in Warrenville., including Askew (bottles), Hoodwink (more...)
Micro-Waste Micro-Brew

The Beer Bistro - North
1415 W. Fullerton
Chicago, IL
Wed, May 21st 7:00pm
Official Site
Brewery Event
Sustainability is defined as how biological systems endure and remain diverse and productive. Healthy (more...)

Thursday, May 22

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...)
Cross the Lake Classic

SmallBar Division
2049 West Division
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 5:00pm
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Cross the Lake Classic Dark Horse vs Half Acre Thursday, May 22 tapping at 6pm We’re dedicating (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, in (more...)
Create your own tap take-over at Jerry's Andersonville!

Jerry's Andersonville
5419 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL
Thu, May 22nd 6:00pm to Fri, May 23rd 2:00am
Official Site
Tap Takeover
Choose from some of the epic beers we've got squirreled away! Vote for your favorites at the link (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...)
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...)
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...)

Friday, May 23

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...)
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 (more...)

Saturday, May 24

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...)

Sunday, May 25

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 brunch menu, paired with our house brewed beers! Reservations highly recommended (more...)