Well Bacon-Nation,

Baconfest Chicago is pleased to announce Chicago’s own Goose Island Brewery as a returning veteran of the Baconfest Chicago Sponsor family.

On April 17th and 18th at the UIC Forum, they will be pouring an assortment of Goose Island brews.

HUZZAH to the entire Goose Island family for joining us to celebrate bacon for the fifth straight year and for their support of our charity beneficiary THE GREATER CHICAGO FOOD DEPOSITORY!


About Goose Island Brewery:

Founded in 1988, Goose Island is one of the Midwest’s first craft breweries, and is acclaimed for creating world-class ales made with the pure waters of Lake Michigan and the highest quality Midwestern malts. Goose Island has captivated the hearts, imaginations and palettes of beer drinkers with award winning ales – including 312 Urban Wheat Ale, Honkers Ale, India Pale Ale, Matilda, Pere Jacques, Sofie, and a wide variety of seasonal, draft only and barrel-aged releases including Bourbon County Brand Stout, the original bourbon barrel aged beer.