Half Priced Chicago Foodie and Drink Events | Windy City Discount Event Tickets

Taste 30+ Varieties of Whiskey & Scotch

at Old Crow Smokehouse on Kinzie Street, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, April 28
FULL PRICE: $50 - $60
OFFER PRICE: $25 - $35

Whether you're a fan of barrel-aged scotch from the Highlands, Kentucky straight bourbon, single malt whisky or virtually any other variety of this timeless and popular spirit, you'll be sure to expan... [more+]

Whether you're a fan of barrel-aged scotch from the Highlands, Kentucky straight bourbon, single malt whisky or virtually any other variety of this timeless and popular spirit, you'll be sure to expand your whiskey-sippin' horizons at the Chicago Whiskey Festival. Set at the Old Crow Smokehouse, the fest features over 30 varieties of whiskey, bourbon and scotch to sample. VIP Admission includes one-hour early entry, plus unique tastings and one-on-one time with distillers. [less-]

Foodie Walking Tour: Discover Wicker Park

at Wicker Park, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, April 29
Sun, May 06
Sun, May 13
+ 2 more dates
Sun, April 29
Sun, May 06
Sun, May 13
Sun, May 20
Sun, May 27
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FULL PRICE: $60
OFFER PRICE: $42

Get to know the real Chicago by discovering where the locals chow down. Sidewalk of Chicago's three-hour Food and History walking tour reveals one of the city's most interesting neighborhoods, Wicker ... [more+]

Get to know the real Chicago by discovering where the locals chow down. Sidewalk of Chicago's three-hour Food and History walking tour reveals one of the city's most interesting neighborhoods, Wicker Park, through its cuisine -- from specialty food stores to ethnic eateries, from the well-known to the best-kept secrets. Between tastings, an expert local guide provides an entertaining insider's view into the Windy City's culture, history and architecture, tying the sights and sounds to the tastes. President Obama's favorite fried chicken place, a bakery featuring homemade French macaroons, and a taco place with the décor of an antique kitchen are just a few of the stops that await you. [less-]

Foodie Walking Tour: Discover River North

at River North, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 04
Sat, May 05
Fri, May 11
+ 5 more dates
Fri, May 04
Sat, May 05
Fri, May 11
Sat, May 12
Fri, May 18
Sat, May 19
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
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FULL PRICE: $60
OFFER PRICE: $42

Besides Cubs vs. Sox, Chicagoans passionately debate two other controversies: who makes the best deep-dish pizza and who serves up the best Italian beef sandwiches. You'll get to try two of the most p... [more+]

Besides Cubs vs. Sox, Chicagoans passionately debate two other controversies: who makes the best deep-dish pizza and who serves up the best Italian beef sandwiches. You'll get to try two of the most popular answers on this three-hour food and history walking tour of River North. You'll also get to know one of the city's most interesting neighborhoods through its cuisine -- from specialty food stores to ethnic eateries, from the well-known to the best-kept secrets. Plus, you'll visit celebrity chef Rick Bayless' restaurant, Xoco, sample some Spanish tapas and more. Between tastings, an expert guide from Sidewalk of Chicago provides an entertaining insider's view into the Windy City's culture, history and architecture, tying the sights and sounds to the tastes. [less-]

Wine Fest on the Beach

at Shore Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, May 12
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $29

Taste a variety of wines from around the world while hanging out at Shore Club on Chicago's North Avenue Beach! Tickets include wine tastings, giveaways and more.... [more+]

Taste a variety of wines from around the world while hanging out at Shore Club on Chicago's North Avenue Beach! Tickets include wine tastings, giveaways and more. [less-]

Set Sail on a Luxurious Mother's Day Cruise

at Chicago Cruise Events at DuSable Harbor, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, May 13
Sun, May 13
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

Pull out all the stops for mom this Mother's Day and treat her to a luxurious cruise aboard the Anita Dee II yacht. Relax in spacious, climate-controlled seating areas and enjoy cocktails from the ful... [more+]

Pull out all the stops for mom this Mother's Day and treat her to a luxurious cruise aboard the Anita Dee II yacht. Relax in spacious, climate-controlled seating areas and enjoy cocktails from the full bar while taking in gorgeous views of the Chicago skyline and the sounds of live DJs. Kiddie cocktails will also be available on this family-friendly excursion. And there's one more reason to spring for this Mother's Day Cruise -- because seeing your mom smile is priceless. [less-]

Chicago Spring Tequila Festival

at Trophy Room, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, May 19
FULL PRICE: $35 - $40
OFFER PRICE: $17.50 - $20

Deriving from Mexico's native agave plant, tequila -- also known as the devil's elixir -- gets its due with this tasting fest at Chicago's Trophy Room. Reps will be on hand to showcase their best bran... [more+]

Deriving from Mexico's native agave plant, tequila -- also known as the devil's elixir -- gets its due with this tasting fest at Chicago's Trophy Room. Reps will be on hand to showcase their best brands at this intimate event, which is also set to feature food and drink specials, giveaways and more. [less-]

Lincoln Park Wine Festival: Music, Food & More

at Jonquil Park, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, May 19
Sat, May 19
Sun, May 20
FULL PRICE: $50 - $60
OFFER PRICE: $32.50 - $39

Spring will be in full swing when the glorious grapes, smooth tunes, artists and tasty edibles take center stage at the 4th annual Lincoln Park Wine Festival. This wine happening will again transform ... [more+]

Spring will be in full swing when the glorious grapes, smooth tunes, artists and tasty edibles take center stage at the 4th annual Lincoln Park Wine Festival. This wine happening will again transform the tranquil Jonquil Park into an open-air market featuring wine and food. The highlight will be ticketed wine tastings where scores of varietals will be showcased. Wine lovers will also appreciate hearing the expertise of brand ambassadors and sommeliers. Enhancing the fest will be a relaxed live-music lineup, food and wine pairings, fine artists and the products and services of wine related vendors. Each year over 90 varieties of wines are available for tasting. Tickets include 12 tastings with each purchase. [less-]

Unwind With a Tuesday Night Happy Hour Cruise

at Chicago Cruise Events at DuSable Harbor, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Tue, May 29
Tue, June 05
Tue, June 12
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Tue, May 29
Tue, June 05
Tue, June 12
Tue, June 19
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FULL PRICE: $32
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $12.50

Work week got you down already? Take a break with a Tuesday night happy-hour cruise aboard the lovely Anita Dee II yacht. Enjoy dancing to a live DJ and the fully-stocked cash bars on the three-floor ... [more+]

Work week got you down already? Take a break with a Tuesday night happy-hour cruise aboard the lovely Anita Dee II yacht. Enjoy dancing to a live DJ and the fully-stocked cash bars on the three-floor yacht. This fun, leisurely 2.5-hour sail is a great way to unwind, kick back and mingle with old friends and new. [less-]

Chicago Ale Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Beer

at Butler Field - Grant Park, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, June 01
Sat, June 02
FULL PRICE: $49 - $59
OFFER PRICE: $24.99 - $29.99

Nothing says summer like a beer festival, so come out to Butler's Field in Grant Park for Chicago Ale Fest and kick off the warm months right. Bordered by the beautiful Chicago skyline and Lake Michig... [more+]

Nothing says summer like a beer festival, so come out to Butler's Field in Grant Park for Chicago Ale Fest and kick off the warm months right. Bordered by the beautiful Chicago skyline and Lake Michigan, the park is the perfect spot for this summer hootenanny. Discover your new favorite brew as you taste samples from a selection of over 200 craft beers. Enjoy live music from Dave Mathews Band tribute Trippin' Billies or '80s cover band The Breakfast Club. Then, fill up at some of the city's most craved food trucks to keep the celebration going strong. [less-]

Father's Day Cruise Aboard a Fabulous Yacht

at Chicago Cruise Events at DuSable Harbor, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, June 17
FULL PRICE: $55
OFFER PRICE: $20

Pull out all the stops for dad this Father's Day and treat him to a luxurious cruise aboard the Anita Dee II yacht. Relax in spacious, climate-controlled seating areas and enjoy cocktails from the ful... [more+]

Pull out all the stops for dad this Father's Day and treat him to a luxurious cruise aboard the Anita Dee II yacht. Relax in spacious, climate-controlled seating areas and enjoy cocktails from the full bar while taking in gorgeous views of the Chicago skyline and the sounds of live DJs. Kiddie cocktails will also be available on this family-friendly excursion, presented by Chicago Cruise Events at DuSable Harbor. And there's one more reason to spring for this Father's Day cruise -- because seeing your dad smile is priceless. [less-]

Chicago Beer Fest on the Beach

at Shore Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, June 22
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $25

Calling all beer lovers: the 2018 Chicago Beer Fest on the Beach brings together some of the best craft breweries in the country for a day of delicious brew sipping and hanging out with your friends. ... [more+]

Calling all beer lovers: the 2018 Chicago Beer Fest on the Beach brings together some of the best craft breweries in the country for a day of delicious brew sipping and hanging out with your friends. Taking place at North Avenue Beach's Shore Club, you can enjoy samples of unique beers from different local and national breweries. Put this event on your spring calendar and plan to come thirsty. [less-]

Hot Sauces, Eating Contests & More at Hot Sauce Expo

at Toyota Park, Bridgeview
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 23
Sun, June 24
FULL PRICE: $15 - $100
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $65

If you can't take the heat, get out of Chicago -- because the inaugural Chi Town Hot Sauce Expo is coming to Toyota Park, and between the molten peppers and unbelievable eating challenges, it's more t... [more+]

If you can't take the heat, get out of Chicago -- because the inaugural Chi Town Hot Sauce Expo is coming to Toyota Park, and between the molten peppers and unbelievable eating challenges, it's more than enough to make you break a sweat. More than 40 of America's best hot sauce vendors will be offering searing samples, while competitive eating events like the Spicy Taco of Hell or the Deep Dish Pizza of Doom Challenge will test competitors' intestinal fortitude. All this plus a cocktail competition, chihuahua beauty pageant and a pepper eating contest make the Chi Town Hot Sauce Expo the coolest place in town. [less-]

Independence Weekend Yacht Party on Spirit of Chicago

at Spirit of Chicago, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 30
FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

Celebrate Independence Day weekend in Chicago with a sail through the city and an incredible party experience. Set sail aboard the Spirit of Chicago and rock the yacht on this Independence weekend cru... [more+]

Celebrate Independence Day weekend in Chicago with a sail through the city and an incredible party experience. Set sail aboard the Spirit of Chicago and rock the yacht on this Independence weekend cruise! As you party, a live DJ will keep the music going all night. Dance the night away to your favorite Top 40, pop and hip-hop hits while enjoying the cash bar. [less-]

Chicago Craft Beer Festival: 70+ Microbrews to Sample

at DePaul-Sheffield Neighborhood, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, July 21
Sun, July 22
FULL PRICE: $35
OFFER PRICE: $25

The craft-beer movement is still very much alive and hopping in Chicago, so the awesome festival that salutes the mom-and-pop makers is back for the seventh year in a row, with an ever-growing variety... [more+]

The craft-beer movement is still very much alive and hopping in Chicago, so the awesome festival that salutes the mom-and-pop makers is back for the seventh year in a row, with an ever-growing variety of microbrews to sip and savor. The Sheffield neighborhood event brings 35-plus local and national breweries together to share their wares both Saturday and Sunday, with more than 70 beers available to sample in your own souvenir cup. Daily admission includes 15 drink tickets, access to the festival's tented tasting areas and entertainment from live bands throughout the afternoon. [less-]

Tasty City Staples on Famous Chicago Food Walk

at American Walks, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, September 29
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $25

The Famous Chicago Food walk showcases all of the foods you've come to love that were invented right here in Chicago. Explore Chicago's River North neighborhood with an expert tour guide. You'll sampl... [more+]

The Famous Chicago Food walk showcases all of the foods you've come to love that were invented right here in Chicago. Explore Chicago's River North neighborhood with an expert tour guide. You'll sample the best Italian beef around at Portillo's, Chicago-style dogs from the legendary Down Town Dogs plus the original Chicago deep-dish pizza at Pizzeria Uno. Don't be fooled by places claiming to be the original, this tour takes you to the spot where it was invented. Whether you're a tourist or a local, get to American Walks for a tasty tour through the city. [less-]

Delicious Food Tours of Chicago Neighborhoods

at American Walks, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, October 13
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $25

Choose from one of five neighborhood food tours with more neighborhoods to be added in 2018. Guests can choose between food tours of Lakeview, Hyde Park, Wrigley, Little Italy and Chinatown. All your ... [more+]

Choose from one of five neighborhood food tours with more neighborhoods to be added in 2018. Guests can choose between food tours of Lakeview, Hyde Park, Wrigley, Little Italy and Chinatown. All your food is included and most guests get full as each tour has many different stops for food. Every tour can be vegetarian friendly by request. [less-]

Chicago Pizza Tour: Dive Into Deep Dish

at American Walks, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, October 28
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $25

Explore Chicago's River North neighborhood with an expert tour guide while tasting the best pizza the city has to offer. You'll sample stuffed crust, gourmet wood-fired oven pizza and of course, the o... [more+]

Explore Chicago's River North neighborhood with an expert tour guide while tasting the best pizza the city has to offer. You'll sample stuffed crust, gourmet wood-fired oven pizza and of course, the original deep-dish pizza at the one-and-only Pizzeria Uno, where Chicago's signature pie was actually invented. Whether you're a tourist or a local, you're going to have a deliciously fun time. [less-]

Sweet Chicago Dessert Walk

at American Walks, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, December 16
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $25

Indulge your sweet tooth with fresh baked pastries, specialty coffees and hot chocolate, vegan desserts, artisan chocolates, gourmet southern delicacies, handmade fudge, ice cream, candy, gelato and m... [more+]

Indulge your sweet tooth with fresh baked pastries, specialty coffees and hot chocolate, vegan desserts, artisan chocolates, gourmet southern delicacies, handmade fudge, ice cream, candy, gelato and more during this walking tour in Chicago. Your experienced guide will take you on a journey through your choice of neighborhood: Lakeview, Andersonville or Hyde Park, with more neighborhoods to be added throughout 2018. Strolling along you'll sample at 6-10 select local shops and have the opportunity to purchase items with exclusive discounts. Whether you're a tourist or a local, an American Walks tour is a great way to get to know what's tasty in Chicago. [less-]

Cap Off the Weekend With a Chicago Cocktail Crawl

at American Walks, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, December 16
FULL PRICE: $120
OFFER PRICE: $60

Don't be sad because it's Sunday and the weekend is drawing to a close -- Cap it off by joining the Chicago Cocktail Crawl. Spend a carefree afternoon with a group of like-minded imbibers as you sampl... [more+]

Don't be sad because it's Sunday and the weekend is drawing to a close -- Cap it off by joining the Chicago Cocktail Crawl. Spend a carefree afternoon with a group of like-minded imbibers as you sample the best new seasonal, artisanal cocktails in some of the coolest Windy City neighborhoods on a tour that rotates between River North, Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Andersonville and the Gold Coast. Cocktails and light snacks, including craft cheeses, house-cured meats and more, are included in the ticket price. As you stroll, your tour guide will share interesting, alcohol-infused facts and tidbits. By the end of the tour, you'll be relaxed and ready to meet the new week head-on. [less-]

Chocolate Lovers Tour From Ghirardelli to Boutique

at Water Tower Place, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, December 30
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $25

Mmm chocolate truffle bars, gourmet cupcakes and handmade gelato -- is your mouth watering yet? If Hansel and Gretel are your spirit animals -- this tour is for you. Get your sugar rush on with this d... [more+]

Mmm chocolate truffle bars, gourmet cupcakes and handmade gelato -- is your mouth watering yet? If Hansel and Gretel are your spirit animals -- this tour is for you. Get your sugar rush on with this dream day for chocolate lovers in the Magnificent Mile area. From the popular Ghirardelli tourist spot to Chicago-specific gems off of the beaten path, fill your belly (and soul) with delights from five-ish boutiques and bakeries. Perfect for a date? It is your sweatheart afterall. Outing for the whole family? What kid doesn't want chocolate. Adventure for the squad? Yaaas. Meet up at Water Tower Place and your guide will take care of the rest with this all-inclusive tour. [less-]