Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, July 30-August 1
by Mark McDermott / Chicago Now / July 28, 2021
Catching up on a few items:
Tickets are now on sale for Nellie’s Beer Fest, taking place September 11, 11:30 am to 4:30 pm. General Admission is $45, through Ticketweb. Nellie’s (do I still need to say “The former Durty Nellie’s”?) is at 180 N. Smith St., Palatine.
Another brewery is headed to the North Suburbs. The Village Board of Arlington Heights has given its approval to Arlington Beer Company to begin work on a brewery downtown, at at 19 N. Hickory Ave. The venture would be run by Kathleen Egan, who first proposed a brewery for the village in 2012. In the meantime, she ran Itasca Brewing Co., which quietly closed it nanobrewery at the Itasca Country Club last year (Chicago Tribune). Read more HERE