Beyond the Mug: Exploring Beer Under Glass 2023
Beer lovers across the world have been eagerly waiting for the annual Beer Under Glass event organized by the Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance in Chicago. The event, which was canceled last year due to the pandemic, has announced its return for May 2023 and has beer enthusiasts buzzing with excitement.
What is Beer Under Glass?
Beer Under Glass is an annual event where guests can explore a stunning display of plants at the Garfield Park Conservatory and indulge in the best beers from over 100 breweries. This event not only allows you to enjoy beer but also offers an opportunity to learn about the botanicals and flora that are an essential part of the brewing process.
What to Expect at Beer Under Glass 2023
The 2023 Beer Under Glass will be a grand celebration featuring more than 100 breweries showcasing their best beers and highlighting their brewing processes. Guests can expect to enjoy IPAs, stouts, pilsners, and many other varieties while admiring breathtaking exhibits of plants from around the world.
This event is a gateway to connect with brewers and beer experts and to learn more about the art of brewing. Guests can also participate in educational workshops and interactive activities and learn about the synergy between plants and beer.
Why Attend Beer Under Glass 2023?
Beer Under Glass is more than just a festival of beer; it is an opportunity to appreciate the art and science behind the beverage. The event offers guests an opportunity to learn about the ingredients that go into different types of beers, the varying brewing techniques, and the role that plants and flowers play in brewing.
In attendance will be experts in the beer industry, who will be on hand to answer any questions that you may have, making it a perfect opportunity to expand your knowledge on all things beer.
Tips for Attending Beer Under Glass 2023
To get the most out of the event, here are some tips to ensure you have the best experience:
1. Arrive Early
Although the event starts at noon, arriving early will give you a chance to walk around the beautiful conservatory and enjoy the sights before the crowds arrive.
2. Plan Ahead
With over 100 breweries to choose from, you may be overwhelmed, so it is always best to make a plan beforehand. Consider researching the breweries attending the event and drafting a list of those you would like to visit.
3. Take Breaks and Hydrate
It can be easy to lose track of time with so much beer available, but it is important to take breaks and hydrate throughout the day. The Garfield Park Conservatory, being a greenhouse, can get pretty warm, so it is essential to stay hydrated.
4. Don’t Drink and Drive
It is not worth the risk, so plan your transport ahead of time and only consume alcohol responsibly.
The Bottom Line
Beer Under Glass 2023 promises to be an incredible event for beer enthusiasts and botany lovers alike. From beautiful plant exhibits to educating workshops, it is the perfect gateway to appreciate the art of brewing beer and learn about its deep-rooted connection with plants.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. When is Beer Under Glass 2023 happening?
The event will take place in May 2023.
Q. How much do tickets cost?
Tickets start at $60 and go up depending on VIP or general admission.
Q. Is the event appropriate for all ages?
No, Beer Under Glass is an event for adults aged 21 and over.
Q. Are there food vendors at the event?
Yes, there will be food vendors available to purchase tasty snacks and meals.
Q. Can I bring my own beer?
No, outside alcohol is not permitted in the event premises.
Q. Is the event accessible for people with disabilities?
Yes, the event is fully accessible with accessible parking, drop-off, and restrooms.
Q. What is the dress code for the event?
The dress code is “garden cocktail” attire, but guests are encouraged to dress comfortably.