What: Barrington Brew Fest. Went to this last year and it was a pretty good time. There was a decent selection of brews, and it was a drink as much as you'd like kind of thing.
Where: Barrington Metra Station
When: July 9th 3-7
The plan will be to pick a meeting location and then ride the metra train out to Barrington...more details to come.
From festival website:
Downtown Barrington in the Metra Train Station
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
$35 in Advance
$40 at the door
Entry fee includes unlimited brew tastings, souvenier glass, and t-shirts (while supplies last) and live music!
* 50/50 Raffle *
* Bean Bag (Baggo) Contest *
* Live music by Second Time Around *
Food available for purchase from
McGonigal's Pub, Cooper's Frantonio's Italian Deli & Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
Tickets can be purchased at the door or online