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South Side Craft Beer Fest

May 20, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

South Side Craft Beer Fest | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Kick off beer festival season on the South Side by celebrating with Southside brewers and friends for the Inaugural South Side Craft Beer Fest (SSCBF). This year’s SSCBF is in partnership with the Southside Brewers Alliance and the South Loop Business Exchange.

Join us on Saturday, May 20th, 2017, for a celebration of local, quality craft beer manufactured from South Side brewers! Festivities will commence with a VIP event beginning at 1:00pm, and General Admission running between 2:00pm to 6:00pm.


Baderbrau Brewing Company
2515 South Wabash
Chicago, IL

SSCBF will offer a VIP hour to kick off the day, which includes $10 in food tickets provided by participating food trucks TBD, early access to all of the participating breweries (1:00pm), and VIP tents featuring specialty pours.

Our General Admission experience will include craft beer, hours of entertainment and food for purchase.

Designated drivers or non-beer drinkers CAN access the fest without a ticket. We reserve the right to remove anyone found sharing beer.

If still available, General Admission tickets will be available at the door for $55.

Breweries and food vendors TBA soon!

Food trucks will be announced soon!


*All ticket sales are final–NO REFUNDS. Event will be held rain or shine!
*Must be 21 years of age or older with valid ID to participate in this event.
*The entire event runs between 2PM-6PM. VIP ticket holders get access from 1PM – 6PM and General Admission from 2PM – 6PM.
*Non-beer drinking guests do not need a ticket to the fest. However, anyone found sharing beer will escorted from premises.

Additional Event Information:

TRANSPORTATION: We encourage attendees to drink responsibly and take public transportation. Although there is street parking, public transportation via the green line is strongly encouraged. For directions using public transportation visit

FOOD: Food is sold separately. VIP ticket holders receive $10 in food tickets


May 20, 2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Category:


South Side Craft Beer Fest


2515 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60616-2308, United States

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