Barrel Aging and Blending Program

We also have a barrel aging program, where groups of members get together to learn about and try aging and blending of beers.

Classes and Education

CHAOS has ongoing classes ranging from our monthly beer style education and BJCP judging, to other odd topics such as stir plates, cider, and meadmaking.

Quarterly Member Parties

Our quarterly private events feature the homebrew of our members and allow everyone to showcase their recent creations while meeting and hanging out with other beer aficionados.

Dedicated Brewhouse

One of the unique benefits of the CHAOS brew club is access to our dedicated brew house, with all of the equipment you could ever need, as well as fun and knowledgeable company to help you brewing.

CHAOS Members

The club has an active membership that is constantly brewing and just hanging out enjoying great beer.

CHAOS, the Chicago Homebrew Alchemists of Suds, is a coalition of home-brewers, beer aficionados, and enthusiasts in the Chicago, IL area that strives to cultivate appreciation of the science and culture of beer through education, exploration, and community. As a club, CHAOS is unique in that it also offers a permanent space that allows members the ability to hone their craft in a community setting. Please feel free to register for our website and join in the discussion. To find out more about club membership click here. To find out more about the community brew house click here. CHAOS also has an active community with numerous gatherings, events, and classes ongoing. To see our upcoming events click here.

Membership Appreciation Party

CHAOS Halloween Party
Fri Oct 30, 2020 • 5:00pm - 10:00pm
2417 W. Hubbard St.

Join us on the Eve of All Hallows' Eve for an outdoor party with awesome homebrew and great food. We'll have fire pits blazing to stay warm, and spooky tunes and scary videos to set the mood for your Halloween weekend. 

For everyone’s safety, we are doing an outdoor session of 50 people max. Masks are required, and we are spacing out beer and food samples to keep folks moving around keeping at a safe distance. Bring some folding chairs if you can, we have plenty of space to spread out and enjoy an evening of great beer and food.

Upcoming Events

CHAOS Halloween Party Fri Oct 30, 2020 • 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Learn to Homebrew Day Open House an... Sat Nov 7, 2020 • 11:00am - 5:00pm
CHAOS Fundraiser at Lagunitas (Save... Tue Apr 6, 2021 • 5:30pm - 8:00pm