2022 Northwest Brewfest
Saturday • April 30, 2022
LOCATION • Sway Dance Chicago • 3317 W Irving Park Rd
Thank you to everyone who attended Northwest Brewfest in October 2021. So much fun! So much awesome beer!
Northwest Brewfest is returning this spring with over fifteen local brewers for your tasting enjoyment on Saturday, April 30th to Sway Dance Chicago located at 3317 W Irving Park Rd. This event is a celebration of our local brewing community on the northwest side of Chicago organized by North River Commission and the Albany Park Chamber of Commerce with the help of local volunteers and businesses.
Join us in celebrating #GlobalRootsLocalHeart with the event of the spring!!!
Pick Between Two Sessions
Northwest Brewfest is organized into two, two-hour sessions for your sampling enjoyment.
- Session 1: 1:00PM - 3:00PM
- Session 2: 3:20PM - 5:20PM
Bonus: Help us spread the word about Northwest Brewfest by sharing one of our #NWBF posts and tagging a friend. The first 30 participants will receive a FREE beer token for Lizard's Liquid Lounge, 3058 W Irving Park Rd.
How do I purchase tickets for Northwest Brewfest?
Tickets for one session at Northwest Brewfest will be $35 and will be available for purchase at northwestbrewfest2022.eventbrite.com. Each attendee will be given an official Northwest Brewfest 5oz sample glass upon entry.
Northwest Brewfest Brewers
Northwest Brewfest Samples
Le Jus - Hazy IPA
Small & Nimble - Sour ale with strawberry and lemon
The Ladiesman - Farmhouse Ale
The Man - American IPA
Burning Bush Brewery
Indulgence - Imperial Stout.
Walls of Jericho – Double Dry Hopped Hazy IPA
Casa Humilde Cerveceria
Orxata - Milk Stout
Media Naranja - Citrus Pale Ale
Eris Brewery & Cider House
Awakening - Cider with notes of strawberries, apricot, and apple
BERRI MINT - Cider with fresh mint and strawberry
Illuminated Brew Works
Brony - Double Dry Hop DIPA
Trust - Lager 6%
Lake Effect Brewing Company
Super Bier - Kolsch
Saison Shimmering Lake - Saison Ale
Humbucker Dortmunder - Blonde Lager
Old Irving Brewing Co.
Goat Destroyer - German-style light amber
Cushy Blood Orange - Sour
Printer's Row Brewing
Cannonball - Porter
Ravinia Brewing Co.
Food Truck Pilsner
Casa de Guava Sour
Deth by Raspberries
Second City Meadery
Colorful Peony - Mead with aged white tea
Asimov Cascade - Blackberry mango mead
Dry Lehua - Dry traditional mead
Twisted Hippo Tap Room & Eatery
Black Umbrella - Oatmeal Rye Stout
Takes All Shapes - Brown Ale
Cold brew with notes of Strawberry and Dark Chocolate
Proof of vaccination will be REQUIRED.
Masks are REQUIRED upon entry and when not consuming drinks.
All sampling stations, tables, and common area surfaces will be sanitized in between event sessions. Hand sanitizer will be available.
Pretzel Necklaces Fundraiser for the Bateman Boosters!
Support Bateman Elementary by purchasing a $5 pretzel necklace at the event-- a must-have for any beer fest event! All proceeds go to the Bateman Boosters, a “friends of” organization whose mission is to raise money to support Bateman Elementary, located at 4220 N Richmond St.