BREWERIES

VIP LOUNGE

The VIP Lounge is accessible to Connoisseur Ticket attendees. The space features indoor air conditioned bathrooms, a VIP beer selection not accessible to general admission featuring one off and rare beers selected by participating breweries, as well as an event deck with seating and shade overlooking the event. VIP tickets are limited to 500 attendees per session.

FOOD TRUCK ALLEY

Chicago has some of the best food trucks in the country, and Chicago Beer Fest offers a wide selection ranging from Indian to Japanese, and Peruvian to burgers. Food is sold separately and accessible to all attendees.

LIVE MUSIC

No beer festival is complete without great entertainment, and Chicago Beer Fest has always featured some great bands. Check out the line up below, as well as videos of past events.