Chicago’s craft beer lovers are in for a treat this Memorial Day weekend. Dovetail Brewery and Begyle are joining forces to host Mayfestiversary, a friendly block party celebrating Dovetail’s one year anniversary and the second anniversary of Begyle Brewing’s taproom. The fest will be held from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28, outside of Dovetail Brewery, 1800 W. Belle Plaine.A portion of the proceeds will benefit Foundations of Music.
For this epic block party, Belle Plaine Avenue will be closed from Ravenswood to the CTA tracks, giving Dovetail and Begyle fans ample room to roam around and enjoy a variety of food trucks, live music, games and of course, Dovetail and Begyle beer served in an outside bar and in their tap rooms. Among the Dovetail beers on tap is its first ever Maibock. Note that beer service ends at 9 p.m. outside only.
Some of Chicago’s best food trucks will be on hand. From pizza to lobster to sausage to hand-crafted allergen-free canine cookies, ice creams and frozen yogurts, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. On Saturday, catch BopBar Truck starting at noon, Bruges Brothers from noon to 5 p.m., DönerMen from 3 to 8 p.m., The Roost from 5 to 8 p.m., Pizza Boss from noon to 9 p.m., Sausagefest from 6 to 9 p.m. and Fido To Go from noon until the event is over. Enjoy your goodies while seated at the onsite picnic tables.
Sunday’s food truck lineup includes: Happy Lobster from noon to 3 p.m., Bop Bar from noon to 4 p.m., Bruges Brothers from noon to 9 p.m., DönerMen from 2 to 7 p.m., The Roost from 3 to 6 p.m., Pizza Boss from noon to 9 p.m., Sausagefest from 6 to 9 p.m. and Fido To Go from noon until the event is over.
With good food, great people and even better beer, Mayfestiversary promises to be one blockbuster party. Admission is free so bring friends, family and dogs for a weekend of fun.
|Saturday, May 27|
|12PM||Chirp Radio live broadcast|
|1PM||Chirp Radio live broadcast|
|3PM||The Diving Bell|
|5PM||I Lost Control|
|6PM||Brett Knickerbocker & The Lost Signal|
|7PM||Catfish and the Dogstars|
|8PM||Woodrow Heart & The Haymaker|
|Sunday, May 28|
|12PM||Wylde by Nature|
|4PM||Drew Neely & The Heroes|
|6PM||Uncle Jesse & The Rippers|
|7PM||Robert Rolfe Feddersen|
|8PM||Chirp Radio live broadcast|