The Chicago Beer Festival will take over the Field Museum on Oct 9th from 7pm to 11pm. The event will feature over 65 breweries, sampling their fall seasonal beers, plus music, food, and a select number of the museum’s exhibits open to attendees.
Early admission is $65 and general admission is $50. Early admission will include early entry at 7pm and specialty beers poured during the first hour to attendees. Admission includes beer samplings with food sold separately. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
Are children allowed?
Unfortunately, everyone must be 21 and over. No infants or toddlers will be admitted
Are pets allowed?
Sorry, no. Leave Fido at home.
Do you have a designated driver ticket?
Sorry, DD tickets are not available for this event.
Where can I park?
Parking is $22 and is located at Soldier Field. If you plan on attending and drinking, please make sure to arrange for a safe way to get home.
Is the event rain or shine?
Yes, the event is rain or shine.
Where to stay
Most of the places near this event are reserved in advance, so book early enough to avoid paying the highest prices or, worse yet, not having a place to stay.