Chicago Ale Fest
Jun
23
Jun 25

Chicago Ale Fest

  • Butler Field - Grant Park

The 2017 Chicago Ale Fest – Summer Edition will take place on Friday, June 23rd and Saturday, June 24th.

Tri-City Craft Brew Festival
Jun
24
1:00 pm13:00

Tri-City Craft Brew Festival

  • Lincoln Park (St. Charles, IL)

The 2nd Annual Tri-City Craft Brew Festival will return to Lincoln Park in downtown St. Charles, IL This year, we will feature even more amazing craft brews - over 80+ different craft beers & hard ciders plus music, food trucks and more.

Roscoe Village Burger Fest
Jul
8
Jul 9

Roscoe Village Burger Fest

  • Belmont Avenue and Damen Avenue

Flippin’ hot! July is about to get a few degrees hotter than normal when some of Chicago’s finest burger emporiums and restaurants fire up their grills at this year’s Roscoe Village Burger Fest. Add to that a rockin’ music on two stages and summer is gonna be sizzling.

Lake Villa Craft Beer Festival
Jul
15
2:00 pm14:00

Lake Villa Craft Beer Festival

  • Lehmann Mansion

Join us for ore than 30 beer & cider vendors with more than 65 types of beer, cider, & wine at the Village’s Historic Lehmann Mansion.

Thursday Night Market
Jul
20
5:00 pm17:00

Thursday Night Market

  • Virtue Cider

Our Thursday Night Market happens each week featuring local produce and goods from makers in the region.

Sheffield Music Festival & Garden Walk
Jul
22
1:30 pm13:30

Sheffield Music Festival & Garden Walk

  • Sheffield Avenue & Webster Avenue

Whether or not one has a green thumb, the iconic Sheffield Music Fest & Garden Walk, celebrating its 49th year in 2017, is inspirational, dreamy and motivational.


Chicago Pride Fest
Jun
17
Jun 18

Chicago Pride Fest

  • Halstead Street and Waveland Avenue

No one celebrates Pride better than Northalsted! Chicago Pride Fest, held during National Pride Month, celebrates our achievements as a community in our annual two-day street festival leading up to Chicago's world famous Pride Parade. Entertainers from across the globe perform to crowds filled with PRIDE as we celebrate our LGBTQ history.

Boulevardia: Taps & Tastes
Jun
16
Jun 17

Boulevardia: Taps & Tastes

  • Boulevardia

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind array of premium craft beers and tasty bites created to complement them. Choose from over 50 incredible breweries and a variety of local top-shelf restaurants and chefs. Take home a commemorative glass.

Crown Beer Fest
Jun
10
1:30 pm13:30

Crown Beer Fest

  • Crown Brewing

Crown Beer Fest is one of Northwest Indiana's longest running celebration of craft beer, now in its 8th year!

Wells Street Art Festival
Jun
10
Jun 11

Wells Street Art Festival

  • (Old Town Entrance) Wells Street & North Avenue

The early summer street extravaganza that is the Wells Street Art Festival returns for its 43rd year to the eponymous strip of Wells Street between North Avenue and Division in Chicago's historic Old Town neighborhood. 

Garage Core Release Party
Jun
4
1:00 pm13:00

Garage Core Release Party

  • Longman & Eagle

Come celebrate and try Garage Core -- our new collab cider made with our friends at Longman & Eagle -- on Sunday, June 4 at L&E’s OSB!

Hyde Park Brew Fest
Jun
3
12:00 pm12:00

Hyde Park Brew Fest

  • Harper Court

4th Annual Hyde Park Brew Fest! Located in the heart of downtown Hyde Park - 53rd and Harper. Good music, great people, craft beer, food and craft vendors.

Come sample beer and cider from over 50 different breweries 1pm -7pm Saturday and Sunday!

Main Street Craft Beer Fest
May
28
1:00 pm13:00

Main Street Craft Beer Fest

  • Beer On The Wall

Beer on the Wall and Harp & Fiddle are shutting down Main St. this Memorial Day weekend for their first annual Craft Beer Festival in Park Ridge!

CSO: Classic Encounters
May
18
6:30 pm18:30

CSO: Classic Encounters

  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Virtue Cider is the beverage sponsor for this fun, casual introduction to the evening’s concert repertoire with ties to popular music. A perfect date night, outing with friends, or transition into the weekend, Classic Encounter is where classical music comes to party!

Beer Under Glass
May
18
6:30 pm18:30

Beer Under Glass

  • Garfield Park Conservatory

Celebrate the continuation of warm weather with our 8th annual Beer Under Glass! This year's BUG is brought to you by the Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance (GPCA) in partnership with the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild, as in years past. 

Craft & Cuisine
May
13
1:00 pm13:00

Craft & Cuisine

  • Park at Wrigley

Kick off the start of summer at Craft and Cuisine May 13 at the Park at Wrigley.

Lake Zurich Craft Beer Fest
May
12
May 13

Lake Zurich Craft Beer Fest

  • Henry J. Paulus Park

Barrel out to picturesque Henry J. Paulus Park on May 12th and 13th (5-10PM on either night) to enjoy the spring season with Lake Zurich’s Craft Beer Festival to celebrate unique beer and those who brew it.

SAUCED Spring Night Market
Apr
25
6:00 pm18:00

SAUCED Spring Night Market

  • Emporium Arcade Bar - Logan Square

After a long winter hibernation, SAUCED is back with a new night market at our old stomping grounds.

Cider Week GR Blue Bridge Festival
Apr
22
2:00 pm14:00

Cider Week GR Blue Bridge Festival

  • Blue Bridge

The inaugural Cider Week GR concludes with the first of its kind hard cider festival on the Blue Bridge in downtown Grand Rapids, Saturday, April 22 from 2-7 p.m.

GLINTCAP
Apr
19
Apr 22

GLINTCAP

  • Grand Rapids, MI

 

The 12th Annual Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition will be held April 19-22, 2017 at the Courtyard Grand Rapids Downtown.

Virtue Cider will once again be participating in the competition, and will be hosting several events in the area as part of Grand Rapids Cider Week (GRCW). Stay tuned for details on GRCW events!

Cider Week GR
Apr
17
Apr 22

Cider Week GR

  • Grand Rapids, MI

We're taking over Grand Rapids for Grand Rapids Cider Week!

Stay tuned for our complete list of local events at great locations including bars, restaurants, and bottle shops.