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CCBW '16: THR's Top 10 Recommended Events

CCBW '16: THR's Top 10 Recommended Events

Chicago, IL

The 7th annual Chicago Craft Beer Week is finally upon us with the kick off of Beer Under Glass, tonight at the Garfield Park Conservatory. There's no shortage of tastings, tap takeovers, and brewery events the next 11 days. But unfortunately you can't be everywhere at once. THR is here to help...

Barrels, Legislation & CCBW: Katie Long of the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild

Barrels, Legislation & CCBW: Katie Long of the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild

CHICAGO, IL

Chicago Craft Beer Week is upon us. Eleven days and hundreds of events, from the North Shore to the south 'burbs. Most impressive–it's made possible because of a team of just two: one being Guild Coordinator Katie Long of the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild. We caught up with Katie and discussed what it's like to champion for Illinois breweries big and small, the pitfalls of politics, and putting on some of the country's best fests.

CCBW '15: THR Recommends

CCBW '15: THR Recommends

Chicago Craft Beer Week is all but upon us, with Beer Under Glass kicking off the 11 day celebration Thursday evening at the Garfield Park Conservatory. With dozens of events from tap takeovers, festivals, dodge ball tournaments, to, ahem, art shows, how can you possibly decide which ones to fit into your already busy schedule? You could take a vacation, as I did, or you can take a couple recommendations from THR to make things a little easier.