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Fall Forward Festival
September 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on September 15, 2018 at 2:00 pm
One event on September 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm
Eat, Drink, Be Events is revamping and renaming its Brews, Brats & Brass Oktoberfest to the Fall Forward Festival in Hyde Park taking place from September 14-16. Attendees will enjoy even more top-notch food ranging from salty to sweet, live music, and full bars.
The Fall Forward Festival includes autumn beer and ciders along with amazing Jack Daniels cocktails all wrapped around an intimate whiskey tasting, amazing food, live music and great drinks.
It’s the same level of fun with a new name just in time to pay homage to the end of summer and the transition into fall. This year’s musical acts include Lee Farmer, Gemini Jones, MYS Michelle ,DJ Shon Dervis and Ernie Adams and more, with food featurings from Krave Chicago, Surf’s Up and Prime Catering plus much more.
“Serving as the official festival representing the “last hurrah” of the summer, the weekend is intended to bring our community together while celebrating how it has and will continue to ignite our future, especially right here in Hyde Park” said Wallace E. Goode, Jr., Executive Director of the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce.
The event is presented by Eat Drink and Be Events, The Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce and Jack Daniels.
The festival takes place on 53rd and Lake Park West (behind Hyde Park Bank-across from Promontory).
Schedule is Friday 5pm-10pm, Saturday 2pm-10pm, Whiskey Sampling is from 3pm-6pm,
Sunday 2pm-8pm with Whiskey Sampling running from 3pm-6pm.
Admission is $15 which includes one beer or wine ticket. $30 for a three day pass and $25 for the Whiskey Tasting Pavilion to experience a fantastic variety of balanced and flavorful whiskey options to try including the very popular Jack Daniels.
Tickets can be purchased here.