Illinois Craft Beer Week features a new festival, plus it’s short and sweet this year at only one week long.
South Side Craft Beer Fest and Ultra Fresh II are unsung festivals that CCBW attendees shouldn’t miss.
The Girl Talk premieres at the Hideout, Flint Eastwood, and more happenings from May 23-26
Of the hundreds of beer-centric happenings all over the city, these are the ten best bets.
A Gospel Fest preview, photographer Lynsey Addario, author Gemma Correll, and more happenings from May 16-19
Chicago Craft Beer Week’s opening and closing events featured a lot of the same beers, but enjoyed very different weather conditions.
Check out the best Chicago Craft Beer Week events.
What to do before and after Memorial Day and before the last few weeks of Spring
The 11-day Chicago Craft Beer Week struggles to keep up with the city’s wild craft-beer boom.
Evanston’s first craft brewery packages its first beer: Six-packs of the English-style IPA left the canning line Friday.
Reader music editor Philip Montoro and Binny’s beer manager Adam Vavrick pair beers and songs on Thursday evening.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Thursday, May 16
Chicago Craft Beer Week expands, celebrating both the city’s staple breweries and its rising number of new players.
More than a dozen of the most promising-looking events from CCBW
Memorial Day weekend celebrations, Chicago Craft Beer Week events, restaurant and festival openings, and more