Craft Beer Festival

  • Friday & Saturday, May 12-13, 2017
    5 pm to 10 pm on Friday & Saturday
  • Henry J. Paulus Park (200 S Rand Rd),
    Lake Zurich, IL

Barrel out to picturesque Henry J. Paulus Park on May 12th and 13th to enjoy the spring season with Lake Zurich’s Craft Beer Festival to celebrate unique beer and those who brew it!

Tasting passes include admission to the festival, live music, commemorative logo tasting glass, and unlimited 3 oz samples from over 40+ craft beers offered by acclaimed local favorites and regional breweries.

We will have a few exciting local food vendors at the event to complement your beer tastings! Food purchases are cash, debit or credit cards; not included in the ticket price. Designated driver tickets will also be available for the event.

Tasting Fees

  • $39 in advance Friday OR Saturday
  • $50 on-site Friday OR Saturday
  • $10 designated driver ticket (no glass provided)

What's Included with Your Tasting Ticket

  • Unlimited 3-oz samples of your choice
  • Souvenir tasting glass
  • Live bands
  • Opportunity to purchase food from local food vendors
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Event Volunteer Opportunities

We are always pleased with the support we receive from our volunteers.  If you would like to get involved with the Craft Beer Fest, please visit Event Volunteer Opportunities and consider participating.
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Eventbrite - Lake Zurich Craft Beer Festival
Consume Lake Zurich

Visit our event sponsor Consume

569 IL-22, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Craft Beer Fest Overnight Stays

Holiday Inn Express
The Lake Zurich Holiday Inn Express is located directly across the street from Paulus Park and has room night available on both Friday and Saturday.  

When making reservations by telephone: call 1-800-HOLIDAY and ask for the Craft Beer Festival Room Block or go on-line: Holiday Inn Express Lake Zurich : enter your 3 letter code of CBF to reserve your rooms.
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The Breweries & Brews!

Please note: Breweries are being added up to the event so please check back regularly. Beers subject to change without notice.
Cold Beer

You must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID to enter the park grounds. This includes general admission. No pets are permitted on the park grounds.