The Illinois Craft Brewers Guild is the nonprofit trade association that represents Illinois craft breweries. Since 1997, ICBG has been a voice for Illinois brewers, supporting member and consumer education, advocating for legislation that enhances the industry, and promoting the craft beer brewed with pride across Illinois.
Illinois Craft Beer Week Returns May 19-26, 2023
The most anticipated week in Illinois returns, and this year, we’re brewing up a dynamic lineup of festivals and events paired with daily opportunities to celebrate and support local breweries.
Beer Under Glass
- (Physical) Summer Passport
- Day of Giving @ Will County Beer & Bourbon Fest
- Small Brewery Sunday
- Day of Action, and more!
Experience Beer Under Glass at Chicago Union Station
This year, Illinois Craft Beer Week closes with our signature festival, Beer Under Glass, with craft beer pours from more than 120+ Illinois breweries where the City of Chicago meets the State of Illinois: under the glass at Chicago Union Station’s Great Hall.
This one-of-a-kind festival and fundraiser showcases the collaborations, partnerships, and connections that define the Illinois craft beer industry, inviting guests on an exhilarating exploration of Illinois-brewed craft beer in venue that is uniquely Illinois. Embark on your Beer Under Glass journey Friday, May 26, 2023.
Tickets on sale now!
SPRING ISSUE OUT NOW!
Check out the new issue in your local taproom or click on the cover image to check out the digital reader!
Where will your Illinois beer adventures take you? Check out the Brew Map and #DrinkIllinois.
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Every beer has a story. Fortunately, our state has plenty of remarkable stories to tell. Grab a beer and get to know Illinois beer.