Posts Categorized: Goose Island

Illinois Craft Beer Week: 2018 Chicago Guide

Hello Brew Crew, Craft beer week is back! Rebranded the more inclusive “Illinois Craft Beer Week” (shoutout to our suburban, central, and southern Illinois friends), ICBW takes place May 18th through May 25th to provide delicious hoppy goodness. While you can check the official website for a listing of most events, below are some particular things we’re looking forward to in the city of Chicago.

May 2017 CBE Brewsletter

Brewletter Blog Header Hello brew crew! Chicago Craft Beer Week is upon us, folks! If you are in the Chicagoland area, get ready to enjoy a bunch of beer-focused events running from tomorrow through May 25. These range in size from huge beer fests to neighborhood bar tap takeovers and feature breweries of all sizes and locations with a great local focus.

January 2017 CBE Brewsletter

Brewletter Blog Header Hello brew crew! As part of our New Year’s resolutions – other than going to the gym (#alreadyfailed) – we are starting a monthly newsletter. This will be hopped up on beer related info from Chicago, the U.S., and the world. Let’s start with a little 2016 craft beer-in-review. Here are some stats from the U.S.

What’s On Tap – 8-16-16

08-07-16-LV Hello, brew friends! Let our taps pour on: suburban vice, new arrivals at O’Hare airport, Illinois hops production and your very own beer Olympics. SUBURBAN VICE Vice District Brewing will open a 15-barrel brewhouse and tap room in south suburban Homewood (22 miles south of downtown Chicago) by early spring 2017. It’s exciting growth for a brewery that opened only two years ago.