2:00 - 7:00 pm 🍺 Pints for Pints Blood Drive
Plank Road Tap Room, 39W149 Plank Rd., Elgin, IL 224‑238‑3527 🌎
Plank Road Tap Room, Heartland Blood Centers, and Perk N' Pickle Food Truck Present:
The Pints for Pints Blood Drive!
Saving lives takes courage. We're proud to present a fun and easy way to take the first step.
Join us here at Plank Road Tap Room. For each pint of blood donated, receive a coupon for one beer (restrictions apply), redeemable that day or at a future date if you are unable to imbibe after your donation.
Perk N' Pickle will be here serving up tasty bites to help you feel better post-donation!
Schedule your donation time here.
Check the Facebook Event page for qualifications to donate blood.
NOTE: we are a 21-and-over venue. Donators under 21 may donate blood but cannot enter the tap room or beer garden.

 

5:30 - 8:00 pm 🍺 Tasting Tuesday: Sketchbook
Beermiscuous, 2812 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago 773-698-6824 🌎
Meet a brewery rep and sample beers from Evanston's Sketchbook Brewing Co.!

 

6:00 - 8:00 pm 🍺 The Ale Apothecary Official Launch
The Beer Cellar, 488 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 630‑315‑5060 🌎
From the mountains of Bend, Oregon we are excited to welcome The Ale Apothecary to The Beer Cellar. We will be launching these special beers by offering bottle pours and bottles to go! Paul Arney, founder and head mad scientist will be with us for the evening talking about his beer. We will be pouring samples of some vintage Sahalie and Sahati as well!
In Bottles to go, or in 5oz Bottle Pours: Sahalie, El Cuatro, Ralph, Sahati.

 

6:30 - 9:30 pm 🍺 Beer Academy: All About Yeast
Goose Island Brewhouse, 1800 N. Clybourn Ave., Chicago (312) 915-0071 🌎
Goose Island's Brewery Educator, Jesse Valenciana, will be leading a panel discussion on beer’s best friend, yeast. Joining Jesse and sharing some of their favorite, yeast-driven beers at this edition of Beer Academy will be some of the most talented folks from Chicago’s beer community.
Panel Guests:
Chris Quinn, The Beer Temple
Lance Shaner, Omega Yeast
Laura Burns, Great Central Brewing Co.
Jon Laffler, Off Color Brewing - Mousetrap
Bill Savage, Goose Island
*Part of the Proceeds will be donated to Alliance for the Great Lakes/
Tickets available here. Must be 21 to attend.

 

7:30 - 10:30 pm 🍺 Duly Noted — "Pleasure" Show
On Tour Brewing Co., 1725 W. Hubbard St., Chicago 312‑796‑3119 🌎
Please join us for the 9th installment of Duly Noted True Stories & Live Music on Tuesday, Sep 25th!
True stories will be shared on this month’s theme which is Pleasure! Our musical act for this show is Tiny Shoulders who you may remember from our inaugural show!
Readers are: Murphy Row, Sarah Bowdan, Phyllis Porche, Abby Dryer, Elizabeth Gonzalez, Megan Grandstaff, and Andrew Rostan!
The show is FREE to attend but donations collected this month will go to the storytellers and or charitable organization Healthy Schools Campaign.

 

8:00 - 10:00 pm 🍺 Founders Pint Night
Estelle's, 2013 W. North Ave., Chicago 773‑782‑0450 🌎
A Founders rep will be hanging out at Estelle's sampling out beers and handing out swag. The Founder’s Pint Night falls on Estelle’s popular $2 Tuesday, so each of the beers below will be featured for $2.
Mosaic Promise on draft • All Day IPA cans • Solid Gold cans