Brew Fest


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July 21, 2018
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 After parties continue into the evening
in Depot Square
Downtown Evanston
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All Day Passes $25 in advance
$30 at the gate

The third Saturday in July, the Brew Fest is held in Historic Depot Square. This event brings the craft brewers from around the region to offer tastings, live music and great food are included for everyone to enjoy. 

Funds from this event are used as sponsorship of Music in the Air at Depot Square summer concerts, Evanston's Farmers Market, smaller downtown projects such as flower pots, street pole banners, match for Technical Assistance Grants, art, etc. 

Food, Drink & Music
This year we have approximately 22 breweries represented, 14 on site, and 60 different brews available for tasting! About 1,500 folks participate on Main Street in Historic Downtown Evanston! There is lots of good food and great music.

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Photo Gallery
To view photos from the event, please visit the Photo Gallery.
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2013 Featured Breweries 
Alaskan Brewing Co. *  Blue Moon Brewing Co.
Big Sky Brewing Co. * Bohemian Brewery * Deschutes Brewery
Grand Teton Brewing Co. * Lagunitas * New Belgium Brewing
Odell Brewing Co. * Oskar Blues Brewery * Rogue Brewery
Roosters Brewery * Shinner * Shades of Pale Brewing * Sierra Nevada
Snake River Brewing  * Suds Brothers Brewery 
Uinta Brewing * Wind River Brewing