July 19, 2014

Naperville Ale Fest




The second annual Naperville Ale Fest will take place on Saturday, July 19, 2014 and will showcase over 200 unique beers from craft breweries around the country. The fest will also feature live music and food from some of Naperville’s favorite restaurants. Situated on the grounds of the Naper Settlement, with downtown Naperville as a backdrop, it is the ideal setting to experience craft beer. A portion of the proceeds from the Naperville Ale Fest will benefit the Naper Settlement and the Naperville Heritage Society.

Start: July 19, 2014 12:00 pm
End: July 19, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Naper Settlement
523 S Webster St, Naperville, IL, United States




Whether or not one has a green thumb, the iconic Sheffield Garden Walk, celebrating its 46th year in 2014, is inspirational, dreamy and motivational. It’s a unique way to savor a summer weekend in the city!

More than 80 of the neighborhood’s lush residential gardens will again be open for the public to explore. There are both self-guided garden tours, and guided architecture tours. Visitors are always amazed at the creativity of urban green spaces on splendid display.

Presented by the Sheffield Neighborhood Association, the weekend also includes cool music acts, food, and plenty of nifty afternoon activities for kids and families.

Start: July 19, 2014
End: July 20, 2014
Venue: Sheffield Ave between Webster & Fullerton
Chicago, IL, United States


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Date: July 12, 2014
Venue: Freedom Hill
14900 Metropolitan Pkwy, Sterling Heights, MI, United States




The Old Town School of Folk Music and the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce’s craft beer and music experience in Chicago’s Lincoln Square is right around the corner. Expect multiple music stages, both inside the Old Town School and outside on Lincoln Avenue, programmed with a vibrant mix of performers from local indie rockers to world music stars paired with the best local and regional craft breweries offering a wide variety of beers. Dine on amazing food from choice restaurants in Lincoln Square. Join in the fun with nightly dance parties, open jams, and plenty of family activities. Bring your whole family for a great weekend!

Start: July 11, 2014
End: July 13, 2014
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Lincoln Ave between Montrose and Wilson, Chicago, IL, United States



Start: June 28, 2014 1:00 pm
End: June 28, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Whole Foods
225 W Touhy Ave, Park Ridge, IL, United States




The Arranmore Ale Fest will be a vaudeville inspired showcase – the heart of American Showbiz past meets today’s American Craft Beer. A variety of entertainment acts and craft beer brought together under one billing: The Arranmore Ale Fest.

The inaugural fest will take place on Saturday, June 28, 2014.  Situated on the fields of Arranmore Farm and Polo Club, the fest will feature over 80 unique craft beers, food from some of Chicago’s favorite food trucks, and vaudeville inspired performance acts.

The goal of the Arranmore Ale Fest is to showcase American craft beer while supporting the arts.  A portion of the proceeds from the fest will benefit ArranmoreArts and other local charities.

Start: June 28, 2014 1:00 pm
End: June 28, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Arranmore Farm and Polo Club
Oswego, IL, United States




Stop by Inside Home, one of 15 shops and community business in Chicago’s Ukranian Village opening their doors with complimentary tastings, plus promotions, sales, and more.

Start: June 27, 2014 6:00 pm
End: June 27, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Inside Home
1942 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL, United States



Start: June 27, 2014 5:00 pm
End: June 27, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: 8 Degrees Plato Beer Company
611 W 9 Mile, Ferndale, MI, United States


Once a year, the Logan Square neighborhood transforms into a full-blown arts district! Stop by and enjoy Virtue Cider on tap, along with

  • 2 stages of live music
  • Theatre, dance and performance arts
  • Family activities
  • Lula Cafe sangria, local food vendors, and more!


Logan Square • Chicago, IL

  • Friday, June 28 — 5 PM – 11 PM
  • Saturday, June 29 — 12 PM – 10 PM
  • Sunday, June 30 — 12 PM – 10 PM


Two stages, featured art exhibitions, food vendors, Lula sangria, artisan vendors & more.

Start: June 27, 2014
End: June 29, 2014
Venue: Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival
Logan Square, Chicago, IL, United States



Join us at Binny’s Beverage Depot in Evergreen Park, IL for a grand tasting and sample dozens of ciders from around the world. This open house tasting is your opportunity to familiarize yourself with the wide variety of cider styles available. Sample everything from delicious everyday ciders available in six packs to traditional old-world ciders, and super premium varieties available in large-format bottles.

Start: June 26, 2014 5:30 pm
End: June 26, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Binny's Beverage Depot
Phone: (708) 237-7660
3447 W 95th St, Evergreen Park, IL, 60805, United States