The sixth annual Naperville Ale Fest will take place on Saturday, July 14at the Naper Settlement, in Downtown Naperville. The fest is one of the largest in the area with more than 200 craft beers, live music and food trucks. In addition to the craft beer selection, the festival will feature several specialty experiences, including cider alley, Christmas in July ten, House of Funk, Lager Lane, West vs. East Coast IPAs, and a craft spirits tent with several locally produced punches.
For those looking for an elevated experience, the VIP hour features early entry, a limited edition bottle of the Naperville Ale Fest x Solemn Oath collaboration, food voucher and access to the VIP lounge with specialty beers only available inside.
For the first time, the fest will feature a pre-event fitness and yoga portion session from 8 – 10 a.m.
+ Cider Alley: Featuring craft ciders from Chicago and out of state.
+ Christmas In July: Featuring winter beers that are not available in the summer.
+ House of Funk: Featuring sour, wild aged, and “funky” beers for the more adventurous drinker.
+ Lager Lane: Featuring nothing but light-bodied and refreshing craft lagers.
+ West vs. East Coast IPAs: Featuring a throw-down competition between East and West coast-style IPAs.
+ Food Trucks: Featuring ten of Chicago’s best food trucks.