Sycamore Craft Beer and Brat Fest

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About this event:

Created by Grace Mott

Somonauk St & W Elm St, Sycamore, IL 60178, USA

Sycamore Kiwanis Annual Craft Beer and Brat Fest

The Kiwanis of Sycamore is planning for a signature event to be held annually the Saturday prior to the Fourth of July in beautiful downtown Sycamore. The proceeds will benefit the Splash Pad at the expanded Sycamore Park District’s property on Airport Road.

2017’s event will be held July 1 from 4-10 p.m. in the public parking lot at Somonauk and Elm Streets and on a closed-off Somonauk Street.

Union Jack–a Beatles tribute group will be providing entertainment beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Entry fees will be $35 per adult 21 and over who will be sampling beer from the many craft brewers participating (20 samples per adult). This fee will allow entry to the event and a commerative sampling glass. Designated Drivers and children (ages 6-20) fees are $10 which will include a hot dog, chips, and a soda. Children 5 and under are free.

Tickets are $35 at

Foods available for purchase will include award-winning bratwurst, hot dogs, and root beer. There will also be a T-shirt vendor selling unique beer-themed t-shirts.

Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. There will be very limited picnic table seating for eating.

Sponsors for this event include Hy-Vee of Sycamore, Upstaging, Sycamore Park District and

Brewers thus far include: (check back often–this list will be updated as other brewers commit!)

Forge Brewhouse
Cademon Brewing
For more information, please contact Nancy Higdon at