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Beer Under Glass 2017

May 18, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Beer Under Glass 2017 | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Join us for the kick-off event to Chicago Craft Beer Week!

Celebrate the continuation of warm weather with our 8th annual Beer Under Glass! This year’s Beer Under Glass will again be brought to you by the Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance (GPCA) in partnership with the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild.

Enjoy the Conservatory’s eight indoor display houses and outside gardens after-hours as you sip on samples from over 200 craft beers in your souvenir glass. Beer Under Glass is a fundraising event benefiting GPCA’s programming and mission while celebrating Illinois craft beer. Ticket sales and GPCA memberships support GPCA’s mission to change lives through the power of nature and connect people to plants.

General Admission begins at 6:30 pm and ticket holders will enjoy samples from over 100 different local and out of state breweries.  VIP Admission begins at 5:30 pm and ticket holders will have first access to brews from over 100 different breweries and receive food tickets (good all night) to redeem at some of Chicago’s favorite food trucks that will be participating this year.

NEW THIS YEAR:  food will be available for purchase from some of Chicago’s favorite food trucks!

Food has always been an important part of Beer Under Glass, so we are trying something new in order to serve our guests more effectively. This year we’re working exclusively with Chicago food trucks to provide food during the event. Food trucks will offer food for sale to guests cash or credit. VIP ticket holders will receive $8 in food tickets to redeem throughout the evening. Food items will be priced at $6, $8 and $10 options.  Important note: We do not have an ATM on site at the Conservatory.

2 Fools Cider
4 Hands Brewing Company
Alarmist Brewing
Ale Asylum
Aleman Brewing Company
All Rise Brewing Company
Alter Brewing Co.
ALULU Brew Pub
Andersonville Brewing Co
Argus Brewery
Around the Bend
Baderbrau Tap & Kitchen
Ballast Point Brewing Company
Band of Bohemia
Banging Gavel Brews
Begyle Brewing
Birreria at Eataly
Black Horizon Brewing Company
Blue Nose Brewery
BrickStone Brewery
BuckleDown Brewing
Burnt City Brewing
Cahoots Brewing
Corridor Brewery & Provisions
Cruz Blanca Brewery
Crystal Lake Brewing
Deschutes Brewery
Dovetail Brewery
DryHop Brewers
Emmett’s Brewing Company
Evil Horse Brewing Company
Exit Strategy Brewing Company
Finch Beer Company
Flossmoor Station Brewery
Forbidden Root
Forge Brewhouse
Gino’s Brewing Company
Goose Isaland Beer Co
Great Central Brewing Company
Hailstorm Brewing
Half Acre Beer Company
Half Day Brewing
Hand of Fate Brewing Company
Haymarket Pub & Brewery
Hop Butcher for the World
Hopewell Brewing
Hopvine Brewing Company
Horse Thief Hollow
Illuminated Brew Works
Imperial Oak Brewing
JT Walkers Brewery
Kinslahger Brewing Company
Lake Effect Brewing
Lo Rez Brewing
Lunar Brewing Company
Mad Mouse Brewery
Maplewood Brewery & Distillery
Metal Monkey Brewing
Middle Brow Beer Co.
Miskatonic Brewing Company
Motor Row
Myths and Legends Brewing Company
Nevin’s Draft Company
New Belgium
Noon Whistle Brewing
North Pier Brewing Company
Old Irving Brewing Co.
On Tour Brewing Company
One Trick Pony
Peckish Pig
Penrose Brewing Company
Pig Minds Brewing Co.
Pipeworks Brewing Co.
Prairie Krafts
RAM Restaurant & Brewery
Revolution Brewing
Rock Bottom & Gordon Birsch
Scorched Earth Brewing
Scratch Brewing Company
Short’s Brewing Company
Skeleton Key Brewery
Sketchbook Brewing Co.
Smylie Brothers Brewing Co.
Solemn Oath Brewery
Spiteful Brewing
Tangled Roots Brewing Company
Temperance Beer Co.
Ten Ninety Brewing Co
The Church Street Brewing Company
The Lagunitas Brewing Company
The Lucky Monk
Three Floyds
Tighthead Brewing Co.
Transient Artisan Ales
Tribes Beer Company
Triptych Brewing
Twisted Hippo
Two Brothers Brewing Company
Vice District
Virtue Cider
Werk Force
Whiner Beer Company

Interested in ticket packages?  Check out our sponsorship opportunities here.  For further questions and information about our exciting sponsorship benefits, contact Barb Carney, Development Director, at or call 773.638.1766 x 33.

Thank you to our 2017 Beer Under Glass Sponsors!

Mandy Gittler & Perrine Knight


May 18, 2017
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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