Chicago Ale Fest

A Chicago Craft Beer Festival

Chicago Ale Fest

2018 Chicago Ale Fest
Winter – Edition

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Navy Pier Aon Grand Ballroom

The 2018 Chicago Ale Fest – Winter Edition will take place on Saturday, January 20, 2018 in the Aon Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier. The fest will feature more than 150 American Craft Beers – with a strong focus on winter seasonals. The fest will also feature some of Chicago’s favorite food trucks and a DJ spinning your favorite hits. Join us at Navy Pier for the largest winter craft beer event in Chicago.

2017 Chicago Ale Fest
Summer – Edition

June 23 & 24, 2017
Butler Field – Grant Park

The 2017 Chicago Ale Fest – Summer Edition will take place on Friday, June 23rd and Saturday, June 24th. Located at Butler Field in historic Grant Park, bordered by the Chicago skyline and Lake Michigan, the fest will feature more then 200 American craft beers, live music and some of Chicago’s favorite food trucks. Join us on Chicago’s front lawn for one of the most anticipated summer craft beer event of the year.

Winter Edition
January 20, 2018
Session 1

Early Entry: 11:00 – 3:00 pm
General Admission: 12:00 – 3:00 pm

 Winter Edition
January 20, 2018
Session 2

Early Entry: 5:00 – 9:00 pm
General Admission: 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Summer Edition
Friday, June 23, 2017

Early Entry: 6:00  – 10:00 pm
General Admission: 7:00 – 10:00 pm

 Summer Edition
Saturday, June 24, 2017

Early Entry: 2:00 – 6:00   pm
General Admission: 3:00 – 6:00 pm


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