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Chicago Beer Fest on the Beach

at Shore Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, June 22
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

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-]

2018 Chicago Summer Whiskey Tasting Festival

at Concrete Cowboy, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 23
FULL PRICE: $35 - $45
OFFER PRICE: $17.50 - $22.50

Several River North locations are excited to host a special summer whiskey tasting event that will excite your palate and tease your taste buds! At the 2018 Chicago Summer Whiskey Tasting Festival, yo... [more+]

Several River North locations are excited to host a special summer whiskey tasting event that will excite your palate and tease your taste buds! At the 2018 Chicago Summer Whiskey Tasting Festival, you'll enjoy an intimate setting with whiskey reps showcasing a few of their top brands. Get ready to engage your senses at The Flat Iron. [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-]

Foodie Walking Tour: Discover River North

at River North, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 23
Fri, June 29
Sat, June 30
+ 17 more dates
Sat, June 23
Fri, June 29
Sat, June 30
Fri, July 06
Sat, July 07
Fri, July 13
Sat, July 14
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Fri, July 27
Sat, July 28
Fri, August 03
Sat, August 04
Fri, August 10
Sat, August 11
Fri, August 17
Sat, August 18
Fri, August 24
Sat, August 25
Fri, August 31
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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-]

Foodie Walking Tour: Discover Wicker Park

at Wicker Park, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, June 24
Sun, July 01
Sun, July 08
+ 7 more dates
Sun, June 24
Sun, July 01
Sun, July 08
Sun, July 15
Sun, July 22
Sun, July 29
Sun, August 05
Sun, August 12
Sun, August 19
Sun, August 26
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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 d├ęcor of an antique kitchen are just a few of the stops that await you. [less-]

Celebrate Independence Day on Lake Michigan

at Chicago Cruise Events at DuSable Harbor, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Tue, July 03
Tue, July 03
Wed, July 04
+ 2 more dates
Tue, July 03
Tue, July 03
Wed, July 04
Wed, July 04
Wed, July 04
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FULL PRICE: $35
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $20

Soak in the rockets' red glare from the deck of a luxury yacht as you enjoy happy hour cocktails while crusing the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. You'll celebrate America's independence in style wit... [more+]

Soak in the rockets' red glare from the deck of a luxury yacht as you enjoy happy hour cocktails while crusing the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. You'll celebrate America's independence in style with spectacular views of the Chicago skyline on these three-hour third and Fourth of July cruises, complete with music and dancing. Whether you prefer a cruise at sunset, in the evening or late into the night, these luxurious excursions provide everything you need to make great memories this Independence Day. [less-]

Unwind With a Tuesday Night Happy Hour Cruise

at Chicago Cruise Events at DuSable Harbor, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Tue, July 10
Tue, July 17
Tue, July 24
+ 1 more dates
Tue, July 10
Tue, July 17
Tue, July 24
Tue, July 31
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $7

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 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-]

Wine Fest on the Beach

at Shore Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Thu, August 09
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $25

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-]

The Great American Lobster Fest: Seafood, Live Music & More

at Navy Pier, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, August 31
Sat, September 01
Sun, September 02
FULL PRICE: $44 - $119
OFFER PRICE: $34 - $94

For the fifth year in a row, the Midwest's largest seafood festival returns for a Labor Day weekend's worth of live music, libations and lobster -- lots and lots of lobster, flown in fresh from the co... [more+]

For the fifth year in a row, the Midwest's largest seafood festival returns for a Labor Day weekend's worth of live music, libations and lobster -- lots and lots of lobster, flown in fresh from the cold waters of the East Coast. Crustacean lovers and land-lubbers alike will have plenty of choices for chowing down, including non-seafood items, sweets and vegetarian dishes to enjoy, plus family-friendly games and activities, unique arts & crafts shopping and music from local bands and DJs. The Lobster Meal Experience includes one full lobster (approximately 1.25 pounds) or lobster roll, served with corn on the cob, potatoes, a dinner roll, fresh cut lemons and melted butter, along with reserved seating in the Aon Grand Ballroom. The VIP Experience adds on four drink vouchers, plus access to the Peroni VIP Lounge, with special tastings and bocce ball. So bring the whole family, a date or just a bib and a ginormous appetite to Chicago's legendary Navy Pier. [less-]

Delicious Food Tours of Chicago Neighborhoods

at American Walks - Daley Center, 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-]

Cap Off the Weekend With a Chicago Cocktail Crawl

at American Walks - Daley Center, 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-]

Chicago Pizza & Beer Tour

at American Walks - Daley Center, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Mon, December 31
FULL PRICE: $85
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $42.50

Explore the trendy River North neighborhood while discovering some of Chicago's best brewskis and 'za. Your guided tour kicks off with an award- winning flight of four house-brewed beers at one of Chi... [more+]

Explore the trendy River North neighborhood while discovering some of Chicago's best brewskis and 'za. Your guided tour kicks off with an award- winning flight of four house-brewed beers at one of Chicago's premier pizza spots. You'll choose two more beers to try at the next spot, and you'll end up at Pizzeria Uno's landmark location -- the birthplace of Chicago's famous deep-dish pie -- for a slice and your choice of one more beer. [less-]

Beer Crawl Through Chicago's Hyde Park Neighborhood

at American Walks - Daley Center, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sun, February 24
FULL PRICE: $85
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $42.50

Chicago's craft beer scene is definitely hopping (pun so intended). Spend a relaxing Sunday afternoon sipping and buzzing through your way through the city on this beer crawl through the trendy Hyde P... [more+]

Chicago's craft beer scene is definitely hopping (pun so intended). Spend a relaxing Sunday afternoon sipping and buzzing through your way through the city on this beer crawl through the trendy Hyde Park neighborhood. The first stop to get you going includes a flight of brews from an award-winning spot. Then, you'll get an "urban Southern backwoods" experience at the next place before finishing off four joints in total. Trust us, the beer won't stop flowing, and the food specials in between make it all the more tempting to try every variety you can get. [less-]