Get a taste of not only Chicago’s beautiful fall foliage, but also the city’s craft beer scene at the 6th annual HopDown Beer Fest on October 5! Hosted at the iconic Millennium Park, you’ll get to sample brews from some of Chicago’s best breweries. Take a look at the details below.
Harvest HopDown in Millennium Park
Like we said, the HopDown Beer Festival is on Friday October 5 at Chicago’s Millennium Park; more specifically, at Park Grill. From 5-8 p.m., you’ll get to take your complimentary tasting glass to each station and try samples from over 25 of the finest breweries in Chicago. And as you taste, cast your favorite brew vote- it might win the title of Harvest HopDown winner! Along with great sips, there will also be plenty of Oktoberfest food stations offering up bites to eat, as well as live entertainment. General Admission tickets are $40 each and include a complimentary tasting glass, voting card and unlimited beer tastings.
What’s This “Millennium Park” All About
It’s in the heart of Chicago and home to some of the most amazing architecture. And if you haven’t visited Millennium Park yet, fall is a great time to make the trip. Admire the fall foliage while singing along to concerts at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Take photos with Cloud Gate (aka “The Bean”) or visit food fests like HopDown. In Millennium Park you’ll also find the 3.5 acre Lurie Garden, open year-round 6 a.m.- 11 p.m. No matter the time of year, there’s something exciting happening at Millennium Park. Now it’s time for you to visit!
Hotel Near Millennium Park
Okay now back to Harvest HopDown. Once you’ve had your fill of craft brews, you’ll need a place to stay in Chicago! And if you’re in need of a hotel near Millennium Park, look no further than the Majestic Hotel. Our comfortable charm and delightful atmosphere will make you feel right at home in the Windy City, we promise.
Celebrate the beauty of fall and the taste of craft beer at this year’s HopDown Beer Fest! Tickets are selling fast, so don’t wait too long to reserve yours and book a night or two at Majestic Hotel.
Where: Park Grill | 11 North Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60602
When: October 5 | 5-8 p.m.
WHERE TO STAY
This hotel has lots of charm with its comfortable, delightful atmosphere of an upscale English manor, amidst the energetic city life of the bustling Lakeview neighborhood. 528 West Brompton, Chicago, IL 60657. 773.404.3499