On August 19th, Half Acre Beer Co. hosts The Big North II, the second in a line of annual parties to take place at our new brewery up north. Price includes all beer, music, entertainment, a glass & a coozie to keep, plus one meal token.
- Rippers, Hoss & Wyld Beers
- Half Acre Food
THE BEER LIST:
India Pale Ale
Extra Pale Ale
India Pale Ale
Double Daisy Cutter
IPA brewed with coconut butter
Dark Cherry Wyld Ale
Life on Land
Wyld Table Beer
Experimental Kentucky Common
Cherry Wyld Ale
Traditional Black Raspberry Berliner Weisse
Battle of Trenton
Kentucky Common brewed with peach tea + mint
Blonde Wyld Ale
Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout with coconut + coffee
2017 Benthic Variants
Skippet / Amargosa
Skippet / Mythic
Dry Hopped Life on Land
Wyld Table Beer
The Big North
Lacto Pulsed Pale Ale with peaches
Johnny's One Ton
Experimental Pale Ale
Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Ale
Coconut Pale Ale
American Wheat with lemon + lime zest
2016 Vanilla Hugs
Imperial Coffee Stout with vanilla bean
with lime juice
2016 BA Hugs
Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Coffee Stout
Tickets have sold out! See you soon.
When: Saturday August 19th, from 4-9PM *last call will be at 8:30PM*
Where: The Half Acre Beer Company brewery on Balmoral. (2050 W. Balmoral Avenue)
How: All tickets are will call. You will be checked in based on the name you provided online or in the shop upon your arrival.
*We did not sell Designated Driver tickets. Do not drink and drive.
Free Bike Parking: We are providing bike racks in the street on Rascher Avenue. Bring your own lock. We will not be responsible for anything that may happen to your bike while it's parked for the party.
Public Transportation: The new Half Acre brewery is easily accessible via the Damen and Foster buses, as well as the Bryn Mawr redline stop and the Ravenswood UPN Metra stop. We highly recommend you take public transportation to this event.
Entry: You will enter the party through the garage door on Rascher Avenue, on the east side of the building. We will begin letting people in the door at 3:30PM. There will be signs pointing you to where you need to go. PLEASE AVOID HOYNE & BALMORAL. Getting to the party is best accomplished by taking Damen to Rascher and then walking west until you reach our garage door.
Bag Check: We will have on-site security checking bags as you enter. They are looking for outside alcohol and weapons. Your snacks are safe.
You must be 21 years or older to enter, valid ID will be required.
The Beer: All of the beer at this event is first come first serve. Some of it, especially the barrel aged and wyld beers, is limited and when it's gone, it's gone. We will do our best to make it last.
The Brewery: Areas of the brewery that are off limits will be clearly marked. Please do not go anywhere that is off limits without a Half Acre employee accompanying you.
The Weather: We are hosting this party rain or shine, hot or cold. The emphasis here is on hot. It's summer, there's no a/c. Dress, or don't, accordingly. (Half Acre Beer Company does not officially endorse public nudity).
Hydration: Feel free to bring an empty water bottle with you to fill up. Water will be readily available during the party. In addition, Dark Matter Coffee will be serving complimentary beverages and we will have house sodas and Lee Croix (flavored carbonated water) available.
The Food: You will be given a food token upon entry. Try not to lose it. The menu features Wisconsin bratwurst & your favorite picnic foods. We will have a vegetarian option available.
The Merch: There will be merch for sale at this event. The merch tienda will accept cash & credit. New this year, we have $25 tattoos from a pre-designed flash sheet by our friends at Brown Brothers Tattoo Co. Tattoos will be cash only. There will be an ATM on site.
This event is sold out! If you have realized you can no longer attend, there are people out there who want your ticket. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help you coordinate a transfer.