Our 5th year! It's time for our annual Stone Fence Cider Cocktail Competition & Mitten Drive! Held this year at Big Star on North Clark Street, the Stone Fence Cider Cocktail Competition provides a platform for Chicago’s top bartenders to put their signature on the Stone Fence cocktail that will be evaluated by a selection of influential judges and one people’s choice vote.
Join us for a Mitten Series release party for the 2018 variants. What better way to celebrate The Mitten than at the place where we debuted our bourbon barrel-aged cider in 2012: Hopleaf.
From 2-4pm, bring your furry friends and join us at Virtue for a dog parade in the woods, to benefit Harbor Humane. The official walk steps off at 2pm, but our trails will be open until 7pm. Bring a donation, walk your pup on our trails, and get a token for cider and a dog treat for your athlete at the finish line!
Dance into the Thanksgiving holiday at our 2nd Annual A Very Slopesgiving evening, held at the beautiful Slippery Slope dancing and general fun-having establishment in Logan Square. This year's event will support the Greater Chicago Food Depository.
It’s our 4th Annual Maker Market at Virtue, plus our release party for the 2018 batch of The Mitten. Stop by for a full day of cider, warmth, food, and about 20 local makers and artisans to support for all your holiday gifting needs! The market will be open all day, noon-7pm.
Make like one of our Icelandic sheep at Virtue and walk the grasslands in our fall labyrinth for your chance at hidden treasure. We'll sneak some goodies along the way for you to redeem in our Tap Room or Bottle Shop.
Our First Thursday Market this month features a pumpkin market and live music by Delilah DeWylde.
Join us for our 4th Annual Blocktoberfest on Sunday, September 30! From noon until 10pm, we are celebrating Dusek's anniversary and our community with a day filled with food, beer, punch, music, and more. Bring the whole family to this FREE, family-friendly block party.