June 7, 2015
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June 12-14th, ANDERSONVILLE – Midsommarfest is Andersonville’s annual summer street festival, now entering its 50th year! Each year, nearly 50,000 people throng Clark Street from Foster to Catalpa for two days of music, dancing, kids’ entertainment, and delicious food. Vendors from around the region sell their wares to passers-by, while ethnic dance troupes and cutting-edge bands keep the party going.
May 28, 2015
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MAY 29th-31st. WICKER PARK. Do Division Street Fest is this weekend by our Wicker Park location. Stop on in for a delicious sandwich and refreshing local brew while you’re out enjoying the fest and supporting our local Chamber. We also have impressive music lined up every night after the fest lets out with the soul/funk/rock of Hot Jupiters Saturday and hiphop showcases Friday and Sunday. We hope to see you!
May 17, 2015
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Check out our list of events for Chicago Craft Beer Week:
Sat, May 16th – Two Brothers Eye Opener – Andersonville
Sun, May 17th – Boomtown! – Wicker Park
Mon, May 18th – Boomtown! – Andersonville
Tues, May 19th – All About Hops panel discussion – Wicker Park
Tues, May 19th – Boilermakers with Temperance and FEW Spirits – Andersonville
Wed, May 20th – Division St. IPA Crawl – Wicker Park
May 17, 2015
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TUESDAY, MAY 19th, WICKER PARK. As part of our ongoing educational beer events, and in conjunction with Chicago Craft Beer Week, Jerry’s is excited to bring you “All About Hops”, a panel discussion with the best and most knowledgeable people to discuss hops we know. The focus for the night is our little friend who has a big impact on the beers we love, the Hop. Our panel includes:
Jason Ebel – Owner/Master Brewer, Two Brothers Brewing Company (Warrenville, IL)
Jeremy Marshall – Head Brewer, Lagunitas Brewing Co (Petaluma, CA)
James Altweis – CEO, Gorst Valley Hops (Mazomanie, WI)
Eric Hobbs – Co-Founder, Penrose Brewing (Geneva, IL)
Bonnie Steinman – Co-Founder, Hop Head Farms (Hickory Corners, MI)
Moderator: Josh Noel, Travel & Beverage Writer for the Chicago Tribune
This is a FREE event; pay as you go for food and drinks. RSVP does NOT guarantee entry, so we recommend coming early. If you want to have dinner, we recommend coming even earlier so servers are not trying to talk over our distinguished panelists.
Here’s the video for those who missed it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSiNe7n6uIU
May 13, 2015
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Saturday, May 16th is World Whisky Day. Say “Happy World Whisky Day!’ to your server or bartender for $1 off any whiskey we offer this Saturday.
April 20, 2015
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TUES, APRIL 21st, ANDERSONVILLE. Jerry’s Andersonville will be tapping Founders CBS in tandem with the start time for game four of Chicago Blackhawks play-off hockey vs. The Nashville Predators. The game will be on the TV’s in the bar with sound playing through the house system.
At 7 PM, pre-sales (one ticket max. per person) for the 8:30 PM tapping will commence. Each $11 pre-sold ticket can be exchanged for one 8oz pour of Founders CBS.
At 8:30 PM, all pre-sales will cease, and all pre-sale orders will be filled. After all pre-sale orders are filled, the remainder of the CBS will be first come, first served.
In support, Jerry’s will also be featuring Founders All Day IPA and Blushing Monk.
We’ll feature two special CBS inspired sandwiches!
-Monte cristo made with maple syrup
-Buffalo fried chicken sandwich featuring Blis Hot Pepper Sauce (aged in KBS barrels)
April 19, 2015
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MONDAY, APRIL 20th, WICKER PARK. Celebrate at The Mini 4/20 Fest with Amsterjam Bud Gang. A night of music, movies, munchies & more appropriately themed specialties. MUSIC BY DJ’S:
Peter Kincaid – Spinnin’ A Smokin Reggae Set!
Stephan Scend Steciw – Spinnin a Supreme Smokerz Set!
Live Performances By:
Griffen + he’s shooting a video for the weed anthem… “Knee Know (Helium)” Produced by Bionik!
Amsterjam Bud Gang member Mood Swangz!
Hosted by: Dirt Diggler
Doors open at 9pm. Free b4 10pm.
April 13, 2015
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SATURDAY, APRIL 18TH, BOTH LOCATIONS. Record Store Day is April 18th, and we’re offering 10% off food and drinks for those who bring in their record purchase receipt dated that day. Big thanks to Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales for sponsoring Record Store Day nationwide and for giving us FREE Record Players to give away that day! You have to stop by April 18th to find out how. Extra special thanks to Cage And Aquarium Productions for providing all vinyl DJ sets in the evening at our Wicker Park location. Bring your records and maybe they’ll let you play a song!
April 6, 2015
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It’s that time of the year when the Chicago Reader asks it’s readers if they really do know how to read. And to vote on Chicago’s Best establishments. You voted us “Best Sandwiches” for the last 4 years, so why not vote for us again? We’d love you like crazy, and we’ll make some more sandwiches. Vote here.
April 6, 2015
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WhiskeyFest Chicago is Friday, April 10th and is the the longest-running and best-attended whisky festival in the U.S. In celebration we are bringing some of those delicious whiskies to Jerry’s for you to try. Here’s our schedule of tastings, where we will have distillers and reps talking about some of the best whiskeys we know, each from 7-9pm. So stop by and celebrate American hooch with us!
Monday, 4/6: Garrison Brothers (TX) will be at our Andersonville location.
Tues, 4/7: FEW Spirits (IL) at Wicker Park location.
Wed, 4/8: Clyde May’s Whiskey (AL) at Wicker Park, Dry Fly Distilling (WA) at Andersonville.