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Cheers to the city’s award-winning craft beer scene during the seventh season of Chicago Friday Night Flights! Each unique tasting event showcases a different Chicago neighborhood and includes beer tastings from local breweries, a live DJ, and great food vendors. Don’t miss these one-of-a-kind events in one of the best brewing cities in the country!

Chicago Friday Night Flights is produced by the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild in partnership with Choose Chicago.

Upcoming events

Taste of Chicago
Taste of Chicago

Our final tasting event for summer 2023 will be held at Taste of Chicago in Grant Park!

Sample beer from local craft breweries while you take advantage of over 35 of Chicago’s favorite food vendors and 15 food trucks at the iconic lakefront food festival.

Plus, enjoy free live music throughout the day, including the Masters of the Mic: Hip Hop 50 featuring Doug E. Fresh, EPMD, KRS-One, and Slick Rick.

Your Friday Night Flights pass will be good for ten sample-size portions. Choose from 25 local breweries from 4 – 9 p.m.

Adams Street Brewery
Alamist Brewing
Around the Bend Beer Company
Begyle Brewing
Burning Bush Brewery
Casa Humilde Brewery
Cruz Blanca Brewery
DryHop Brewers Group – DryHop, Corridor, Crushed By Giants
Duneyrr Fermenta Winery and Brewery
ERIS Brewery and Cider House
Funkytown Brewery
Goose Island Beer Co.
Haymarket Beer Company
Illuminated Brew Works
Lake Effect Brewing
Maplewood Brewing Company
Moderne Dune
Moor’s Brewing Company
Old Irving Brewing Co.
Pipeworks Brewing Co.
Ravinia Brewing
Revolution Brewing
Turner Haus Brewery
Twisted Hippo


Friday September 8, 2023

Grant Park
301 S. Columbus Drive


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