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Chicago Beer Week Top 3 Picks

Chicago Beer Week is spearheaded by the Illinois Brewers Guild with support from the local brewing community. The extended beer week of events runs from May 18th – 25th, 2017. Like most beer weeks there is a kick off party (we will get to that later), beer festivals, meet the brewers and unique events like Goose Island’s Brewers Dodge Ball Tournament.

Leavenworth Oktoberfest: Plan Ahead

Located in the foothills of the central Washington Cascades, the quaint Bavarian-themed town of Leavenworth has been hosting Oktoberfest celebrations since 1998. The festival runs for three consecutive weekends and is ranked as one of the top Oktoberfest celebrations in the United States. Cost of festival entry for 2016 was $10 on Fridays and $20 on Saturdays. Tickets for beer and food are purchased once you are inside the venue.