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Wheaton Brew Fest

August 4 | 12-4:30P | Memorial Park

Cheers to 8 years!

Join us for the best party in Wheaton–unique brews, live entertainment and fun for craft beer lovers!

Wheaton, Illinois’ annual outdoor craft beer fest takes place in Memorial Park, features unique brews, live entertainment, and food from some of Wheaton’s favorite restaurants.

A portion of proceeds benefits CASA.

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Ticket Pricing

Ticket prices increase on the day of the event, August 4, 2018.

DD = Designated Driver


  • Ticket Price on 8/4: $90

DD VIPAdmission

  • Ticket Price on 8/4: $40


  • Ticket Price on 8/4: $60

DD GeneralAdmission

  • Ticket Price on 8/4: $25

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.

*Pricing is valid through 8/3/2018 and does not include online servicing fees which are assessed by the ticket processing company not the event. Ticket prices on the day of the event (8/4/2018) increase.

†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: 919-653-0444 or toll free at 800-514-3849 x1

TICKET EMAIL SUPPORT: support@etix.com

Ticket sales for this event are handled by ETix. 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.

SUPPORT HOURS: Monday- Saturday (9 A.M.-8 P.M. ESD Sunday (12 P.M.- 8 P.M. ESD)


Coming soon.

Are you a brewery interested in being a part of the fest? Please have your distributor contact Brian Whitkanack at bwhitkanack@wheatonparks.org.

2018 Sponsors

For information on sponsorship or business vendor opportunities please contact Kristina Nemetz at knemetz@wheatonparks.org or 630-510-5064.

Park Policy

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

No one under 21 is allowed into the park during the event. No exceptions.


Drink responsibly! Transportation for this event is listed below.


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

Cab Companies:
303 Taxi Wheaton Citizen’s Taxi Wheaton Taxi
630-303-0303 630-510-3980 630-344-9599


This fest features live entertainment. Event entertainment for 2018 has been booked, but we are always seeking new fun musicians to accompany our fest. Feel free to submit your media kit here.

Performance Booking Inquiry

Interested in volunteering at this event?

Sponsored by

After Hours Sponsor


Dates: August 4

Time: 12-4:30P


Memorial Park
208 W Union Ave
Wheaton, IL 60187


Cost: Pricing Varies – See Tickets

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.