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CHICAGO GOURMET 

Sept. 27 – 29, 2019

Chicago Gourmet, presented by Bon Appétit, bring world-renowned chefs, sommeliers and foodies together in Chicago each fall.

All weekend long, guests will gather at Millennium Park, Harris Theater and the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel to enjoy celebrity chefs headline cooking demos on two stages, wine and mixology seminars serving up "the coolest trends in a glass," and an astounding line up of delicious food, wine, spirits and beer tastings.. 

Special music-inspired culinary events offer guests VIP experiences in unique venues, while the classic Hamburger Hop® on Friday night followed by the Late Night Gourmet after-party combine fun and panache for a singular, multi-sensory experience.

Here's a taste of the 2019 schedule:

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HAMBURGER HOP

Friday, Sept. 27, 2019
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Harris Theatre Rooftop
205 E. Randolph St.

Hamburger Hop 2018, presented by Buckhead Pride and Blue Moon, brings you tasty, gourmet burgers along with Blue Moon brews, Josh wines, spirits and more. A celebrity panel of judges determines Chicago's Best Burger award, while guests crown the People's Choice.

LATE NIGHT GOURMET 

Friday, Sept. 27, 2019
9 p.m. – 12 a.m.
The Underground
56 W. Illinois St.

The official Hamburger Hop after-party draws guests in to enjoy a night of mixing and mingling with Chicago's hottest tastemakers, influencers and chefs.

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CHICAGO GOURMET GRAND TASTING

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019
12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Millennium Park
205 E. Randolph St.

GRAND CRU

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Harris Theatre Rooftop
205 E. Randolph St.

Sample expertly curated, elite wines from around the world. In addition to the Grand Cru ticket, attendees must have a Chicago Gourmet Main Event ticket to access to the exclusive tasting.

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RISE & SHINE GOURMET

Sunday, Sept. 30, 2019
8:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
12 S. Michigan Ave.

Yoga, morning cocktails and brunch bites prepared by some of Chicago's leading chefs — there really is no better way to start the day.

CHICAGO GOURMET GRAND TASTING

Sunday, Sept. 30, 2019
12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Millennium Park
205 E. Randolph St.

GRAND CRU 

Sunday, Sept. 30, 2019
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Harris Theatre Rooftop
205 E. Randolph St.

Sample expertly curated, elite wines from around the world. In addition to the Grand Cru ticket, attendees must have a Chicago Gourmet Main Event ticket to access to the exclusive tasting.

Check back soon for information on the 2019 festival schedule, including live demos, seminars, tasting pavilions and related events.

For all the latest news and schedule updates, and to purchase tickets to all the festival events, visit chicagogourmet.org.

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