Winter Ale Fest 2014 In Naperville

winter ale fest in Naperville 2014

The 2014 Naperville Winter Ale Fest will be Naperville’s first outdoor winter beer festival.

  • The festival will take place on Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Located at Frontier Park, the festival will feature over 120 unique winter beers from craft breweries around the country.  Some of Chicagoland’s favorite food trucks will also be on hand serving up tasty food, and music will be provided by Four Star Party Brass Band – a Chicago based New Orleans Style brass band.

A portion of the proceeds from this event will go to the Naperville Parks Foundation, an advocate for our city’s parks and open spaces to provide support and funding today in the future.

Volunteer opportunities are also available to those 21 years and older. Various positions are available including: Beer Servers. Set Up Crew, Grounds Crew, and Clean Up Crew.

Tickets will be on sale until 10:00 am on Saturday, February 22. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.


  • Saturday, February 22, 2014


  • Frontier Park (Rt. 59 & 95th Street) – Naperville, Illinois
  • Free parking will be available at Neuqua Valley High School


  • 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


  • General Admission Tickets – $45 and includes:
  • Entrance to Naperville Ale Fest
  • 15 drink tickets to samples any of the over 120 Craft Beers
  • (additional drink tickets available for $0.50 per ticket)
  • Plus: Commemorative Festival Glass and a Program Guide
  • Designated Driver Ticket – $15 and includes:
  • Entrance to Naperville Ale Fest
  • Complimentary Soda & Water
  • Commemorative Festival Glass and Program Guide

Everyone attending the Winter Ale Fest must be at least 21 years old. Here is more information on Winter Ale Fest to buy tickets, sign up to volunteer, or get details on breweries and food trucks.


This article was contributed by Your Naperville community member, Suzanne Flynn.

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