About South Loop Beer & Cider Fest

The South Loop Beer & Cider Fest will consist of one afternoon session from 4:00pm – 7:30pm (3pm entry for VIP Guests). It will offer an impressive array of beer and hard ciders from Illinois and beyond. In addition to the sampling of craft beers, attendees can purchase food and enjoy live music from Zydeco Voodoo and other craft beer-centric activities.

The festival is a benefit for the Chicago Women’s Park and Gardens
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Women's Park


Are the ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
21 and older. No children, toddlers or babies in strollers.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
We encourage you to use public transportation or UBER. Public parking is available at McCormick place.

What can/can’t I bring to the event?
Can: Bottled Water, SnacksCan’t: Cans, bottles, firearms, lawn chairs, pets

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Is my registration/ticket transferable?

Can I update my registration information?