West Loop Craft Beer Fest outdoor block party on May 25 0

West Loop Craft Beer FestThe first-ever “West Loop Craft Beer Fest” outdoor block party will be held Saturday, May 25 to close out the 2013 Chicago Craft Beer Week. The event, running on Clinton Street between Lake and Washington, is being organized by Illinois Craft Brewers Guild, Chicago French Market and the Fulton River District Association.

Tickets go on sale May 8. General admission (1-5p.m.) is priced at $42.39, while VIP (12-5p.m.) costs $68.27.

The festival says the following breweries are among the ones being invited to participate:

5 Rabbit Brewery
10 Ninety Brewing
Atlas Brewery
Begyle Brewing
Buckledown Brewing
Church Street Brewing
Goose Island
Half Acre Brewing
Hamburger Mary’s
Haymarket Pub & Brewery
Lake Effect Brewing
Lakefront Brewing
Micky Finns
Metropolitan Brewing
Nevins Brewing Company
Perennial Brewing
Pig Minds Brewing
Revolution Brewing
Rock Bottom Breweries
Solemn Oath Brewery
Spiteful Brewery
Tighthead Brewing
Two Brothers Brewing
Virtue Cider

For more on beer festivals, check out our Guide to Chicago Beer Festivals 2013.


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Chicago Cultural Alliance Presents World Dumpling Fest – Oct 7th 0

Chicago Cultural Alliance will be hosting the World Dumpling Fest on October 7th, from 11am to 6pm, at Millennium Park. There’s going to be cultural performances, artist booths, and of course, dumplings. The event will feature dumplings from Chicago area restaurants, serving up an international variety of foods wrapped in dough.

Participating restaurants include:

  • Tryzub Restaurant serving their Varenyky pierogi.
  • Ethiopian Diamond serving their Sambusas
  • Chow Bros. serving their gourmet pierogis
  • Himalayan Restaurant serving varies kinds of Momo.
  • Himmel’s serving the German dumpling, Spätzle.
  • Kamehachi serving a variety of shumai.
  • Sweet Station serving a variety of traditional Chinese dumplings.
  • Perfect Pasta serving different variations of Ravioli.
  • and more…

What: World Dumpling Fest
When: Saturday, October 7th, 2017, 11am – 6pm
Where: Chase Promenade South, Millennium Park
How: 3 dumplings for $10 or 18 dumplings for $50. Tasting passes can be purchased here.