Chicago Things to Do - Libation Tastin' Wine, Beer & Spirits Tasting Event

Black Friday doesn’t have to be all about shopping, right? Kick off the holiday season with a special treat: Libation Tastin’, a fun holiday event for those with discerning taste buds. It takes place at Block Thirty Seven, a center of dining, shopping and entertainment in the heart of the Chicago Loop. More than 100 wineries, breweries and distilleries will take part, so be sure to pace yourself. In addition, food vendors will be on hand plus DJ dance music and photo ops with friends! After a day of power-shopping or fixing leftover turkey sandwich for the relatives, you deserve to relax!

Each day there are two times slots:

Friday, Nov. 27

  • Slot 1: 12-4 pm
  • Slot 2: 6-10 pm

Saturday, Nov. 28

  • Slot 1: 12-4 pm
  • Slot 2: 6-10 pm

Choose the tickets that best suit your style! A VIP ticket includes event entry, drink tickets, “top shelf” tasting tickets, complimentary snacks, a souvenir mason jar tasting glass and VIP seating. Cost: $75. General admission includes drink tickets and the souvenir mason jar tasting glass. Cost: $50. If you’re the Designated Driver, entry is $20.

What’s on tap? Confirmed beers include:

  • Angry Orchard Crisp Apple
  • Angry Orchard Stone Dry
  • Angry Orchard Green Apple
  • Coney Island Hard Root Beer
  • Sam Adams Boston Lager
  • Sam Adams Winter Lager
  • Sam Adams Rebel IPA
  • Traveler Illusive
  • Traveler Jolly

 And spirits include:

  • Fireball
  • Pisco Porton
  • Partida Tequila
  • Spirit of India: Feni 

Block Thirty Seven is located at 108 N. State Street. For more information, visit the Libation Tastin’ page. Tickets are available on EventBrite.


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