Beer & Food is always a great combo!
Whole Foods Market
1550 N. Kingsbury StChicago, IL
Save your grocery shopping trip for Saturday afternoon and come down to Whole Foods Market on Kingsbury for the Deschutes Brewery total tap takeover! Along with eight fantastic beers, including Obsidian Stout on Nitro, Fresh Squeezed IPA and the hard to find Class of ’88 Barley Wine and Black Butte XXV to try from this Oregon brewery, you can also nosh on complimentary beer-inspired food pairings like Black Butte Porter BBQ and desserts made with beer.
111 West KinzieChicago, IL
TGIF! It’s happy hour on the new Untitled patio, complete with Deschutes Brewery’s giant traveling beer barrel, Woody, who is here from Oregon. Have him pour you a pint of Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Inversion IPA and Fresh Squeezed IPA .
The Cubs & Deschutes beer is a great combo!
3258 North SheffieldChicago, IL
Who needs the belly of Buddha for good luck – just rub the side of Deschutes Brewery’s giant traveling beer barrel, Woody, for good pre-game mojo. Then go inside Sheffield’s for a pint of Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Inversion IPA, Fresh Squeezed IPA, Obsidian Stout or Armory XPA, while you’re at it. We've also got some rare beers for you to try including Black Butte XXV, Imperial Smoked Porter & The Abyss! After the game, you can celebrate (or drown your sorrows) with another pint and live music from the Sanctified Grumblers.
Have the travel bug? Eat, drink & beer merry here!!
1578 N Clybourn Ave.Chicago, IL
Have the travel bug? Come join Deschutes Brewery for a beer dinner out on the patio – four local chefs are collaborating on this five-course dinner – bringing you tastes of India, Asia, Spain, Italy and the United States – all paired with Deschutes Brewery beers. Giant traveling beer barrel, Woody, will be pouring brews like Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Twilight Summer Ale, Fresh Squeezed IPA and The Abyss (2012). Dessert? Beer floats, of course. This is one you don’t want to miss – tickets are $50 per person.
Lots of great beer, brats & company!
333 East Ogden Ave.Westmont, IL
There’s no doubt, Standard Market is THE place to be this Wednesday evening. The gang from Deschutes Brewery in Oregon is here, and boy do they have a lineup of goodies for beer lovers. Their giant beer barrel, Woody, will be pouring beers in the parking lot for your pre- and/or post-shopping experience (paired with tasty beer brats of course). Don’t worry, you won’t have to go thirsty while you shop – inside the store is the FIRST EVER total tap takeover with 12 amazing beers from the Oregon brewery – buy a pint, keep the glass.
If you love porters, you CAN'T miss this event!
333 East Ogden Ave.Westmont, IL
If you love porters and you love delicious food, then tonight’s the night! THIS is the beer experience you don’t want to miss. Standard Market chef, Pat McCroy, and Deschutes brewer, Kyle Spencer will lead guests through a flight of Black Butte Porter, Black Butte XXIV, Black Butte XXV, and Class of ’88 Imperial Smoked Porter all while being paired with elegant small bites. Each seating is limited to ten people. Seatings will be at 5pm, 5:30, 6pm and throughout the evening on the half hour, with the last seating at 8pm.
Deschutes beer 7 days a week!!
1112 N. State St.Chicago, IL
Sunday is always funday, but what about when you add a “bucket o’ beer” to the mix? Super funday! The Deschutes Brewery gang is traveling down from Oregon with their buddy, a giant traveling beer barrel named Woody. You’ll have a chance to win some awesome giveaways – if you have a Jeopardy-style mind with a pension for trivia. Be sure to collect a pint glass while sipping on Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Chainbreaker White IPA and Inversion IPA.
More Deschutes beer after the fest!
Tap House Grill
24402 W Lockport St.Plainfield, IL
There’s nothing like a party that ends too soon – and that’s why Deschutes Brewery is extending the Brewers Fest fun with one heck of an after party. With a special post-festival keg tapping and a chance to meet and chat with the Deschutes Brewery crew (here all the way from Oregon), this is a party you don’t want to miss. Fall in love with specialty beers like the new Fresh Squeezed IPA and the elusive Armory XPA.
Sample Deschutes beer from Woody in IL!
Sat, Aug 24
12 pm - 6 pm
Plainfield Riverfront Park
Lockport StPlainfield, IL
Deschutes Brewery is coming all the way from Oregon to celebrate at the Midwest Brewers Fest! Woody, Deschutes Brewery’s giant traveling beer barrel, will be there to greet craft beer fans with his tasty taps. There will be SO many delicious brews to sample, including Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Inversion IPA, and the brewery’s summer seasonal Twilight Summer Ale. See you all there!
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Binny's Beverage Depot
1720 N. Marcey St.Chicago, IL
Beer and breakfast: it’s not an oxymoron anymore! Join us for a perfect weekend brunch of tasty treats from Berghoff Catering & Restaurant Group, recognized as one of the top caterers in Chicago. Their innovative touch will make this a one-of-a-kind brunch event to remember, as they create dishes with locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Each small bite will be paired with Deschutes Brewery beers like Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Inversion IPA and Twilight Summer Ale .