Frost Fest 2018

Chicago's Coolest Block Party

The fourth annual Frost Fest craft beer festival returns to Chicago’s Boystown February 24-25, 2018. It’s a winter celebration of craft beer, spirits, and cider, including local brewers and premium vendors sampling their finest seasonal and specialty creations. DJ’s, a rainbow light show, ice sculpture carving*, sponsor giveaways and more will leave you feeling positively warm and fuzzy!

The Frost Fest brewery lineup includes 3 Floyds Brewery, Anchor Brewing, 18th Street Brewery, Revolution Brewing, Half Acre BeerPipeworks Brewing Co, Maplewood BreweryBegyle Brewing, and Samuel Adams.

Spirits and Cider vendors include Virtue Cider, Maker’s Mark and Effen Vodka.

Sponsors include Yelp! Chicago, Green Mountain EnergyGetaroundPassanante Home Food Service, The Men’s Room, Knecht Chiropractic, Fitness Formula ClubsMB Financial Bank.

Tasting Sessions

Session 1: Saturday, Feb 24, 1-4pm*
Session 2: Saturday, Feb 24, 6-9pm
Session 3: Sunday, Feb 25, 2-5pm*
Session 3 Mini-Pass: Sunday Feb 25, 2-5pm*

*Ice sculpture carving scheduled for Sessions 1 and 3.


Tickets: $35/$20 in advance, $40 at the door.

  • $35 – Regular session tickets receive 10 beer sampling tickets + 3 liquor sampling tickets
  • $20 – Sunday Mini-Pass session tickets receive 5 beer sampling tickets + 1 liquor sampling ticket
  • Additional will be available for purchase at the event.


3514 N. Halsted St. (1 block south of Addison)
4,000 sq ft heated party tent


A portion of all ticket sales benefits Hope For The Day, a Chicago based organization dedicated to suicide prevention through proactive outreach.

More info and tickets at


Get your Official Frost Fest T-shirt. RECEIVE 2 BONUS BEER SAMPLING TICKETS with each t-shirt purchase! Order now, pick up at the event.

Frost Fest is presented by the Northalsted Business Alliance, a non-profit chamber of commerce representing over 100 businesses in the Boystown/Lakeview area of Chicago. NBA also produces the popular and long-running Chicago Pride Fest®, Northalsted Halloween Parade & Northalsted Market Days® annual celebrations.

Participating sponsors and gallery below.


$35/$20 in advance, $40 at the door

More photos from Frost Fest 2017

Map & Directions

Get directions in Google Maps


Northalsted Business Alliance
[email protected]  |  773-883-0500

For Sponsorship Deck and custom packages
please contact Chad Honeycutt [email protected]

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