Chicago Friday Night Flights Kick Off

Chicago Friday Night Flights, a summer-long series of events highlighting Chicago’s thriving craft beer scene, returns June 15 with its second season, starting with an event featuring more than 25 Chicago breweries at Gallagher Way.

Neighborhood favorites Smoke Daddy and Big Star, part of recently opened Hotel Zachary at Gallagher Way, will offer their signature BBQ and tacos to pair with a variety of craft beers drawn from neighborhoods across the city. Produced by the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild and Choose Chicago, the festival showcases neighborhood breweries and celebrates Chicago’s craft beer scene, which has made Chicago a leader among U.S. cities. Chicago’s neighborhoods are home to more than 65 breweries featuring some of the nation’s best award-winning beers, creating a diverse array of styles.

This event will include a tasting pass for purchase allowing participants to sample various beers from the participating breweries, local entertainment and food for purchase.

Chicago Friday Night Flights Kick Off

  • Mon-Fri Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

More in


We have more things to offer.


We welcome you to think of the hotels along The Magnificent Mile as your home away from home.

Plan your stay


The Magnificent Mile is in the heart of Chicago's famous culinary scene and offers visitors a delectable spread of places to dine.


Things To Do

Whether you are sightseeing during the day, seeking family friendly options or enjoying the famous nightlife, the infectious energy of the city will make it a trip to remember.

Things To Do

Don’t miss out
ON Magnificent updates

Sign up for our magnificent updates. A round up of fun events, exclusive deals and happenings along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. Never miss a magnificent moment.