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Wheaton, Illinois’ annual outdoor craft beer fest takes place in Memorial Park on Saturday, August 6.

The fest will feature unique brews, live entertainment, and food from some of Wheaton’s favorite restaurants.

Interested in getting involved?

You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers! 
Wheaton Brew Fest FAQs (PDF)

A portion of proceeds from this event benefits CASA and DuPage County Historical Museum.


2015 Wheaton Brew Fest

View Slideshow at Flickr.com


General Admission

  • -Event Access from 1-4:30P
    -Commemorative pint glass
    -Lanyard with two 16-2oz taste passes* (total 32 tastes)
    -Event program

GA Designated Driver

  • -Event Access from 1-4:30P
    -Commemorative pint glass†
    -Lanyard with 3 non-alcoholic beverage tickets
    -Event program

VIP Admission

  • -Event Access from 12-4:30P
    -Early admittance to fest
    -Commemorative pint glass
    -VIP lanyard with Two 16-2oz taste passes (total 32 tastes)*
    -Event program
    -Reserved VIP area with restrooms
    -Access to four limited edition craft beers (available only to VIP ticket holders)
    -Food buffet from 1-3PM in VIP area sponsored by Caliendo’s
    -Wheaton Brew Fest hat

VIP Designated Driver

  • -Event Access from 12-4:30P
    -Early access to fest
    -Commemorative pint glass†
    -VIP lanyard with 3 non-alcoholic beverage tickets
    -Event program
    -Reserved VIP area with restrooms
    -Food buffet from 1-3PM in VIP area sponsored by Caliendo’s
    -Wheaton Brew Fest hat

THIS IS A 21 & OVER EVENT. No one under 21 is permitted to enter the fest. This includes infants in strollers or carriers. Due to the nature of the event, pets or animals are also not permitted.
†Commemorative pint glasses may be picked up at the event.

*In accordance with the Illinois Liquor Commission Guidelines only the equivalent of 2 beverages can be distributed to a brew fest participant at one time. All guests will receive their initial 16 taste card on arrival. Once card is complete, participant may return to a merchandise tent to obtain the 2nd tasting card at no additional charge. The Wheaton Brew Fest reserves the right to refuse additional tastings to individuals exhibiting signs of over-intoxication in accordance with the Illinois Liquor Commission Rules and Guidelines.

TICKET HOTLINE: 888.695.0888 or tickets@extremetix.com
Ticket sales for this event are handled by Extreme Tix.  If you have issues with using their online site please use the phone number or email address above for assistance.  If you prefer to purchase tickets by phone you may also use this number, although please be aware, additional fees above and beyond online service fees will be assessed.

Park Policy

Dogs will not be allowed in Memorial Park during Wheaton Brew Fest.


Wheaton is all about safety! Transportation for after this event is listed below.

Metra: Union Pacific/ West Line is two blocks south of Wheaton Brew Fest. Metra Website >

Cab Companies:

303 Taxi Wheaton
Citizen’s Taxi
Wheaton Taxi


Participating Breweries:


Supported by:

PHOTO RELEASE: The Wheaton Park District takes photographs or video of participants promoting our programs, services, events, activities, and facilities in our brochures, website or agency social media, etc. By participating in or attending any Wheaton Park District activities the participant (or parent/guardian of a minor participant) agrees to the use and distribution of his or her image (or image of a minor child/ward) in photographs, video recordings, and any other electronic reproductions of such activities for any purpose without inspection, compensation, or any other consideration now and in the future.