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, featuring dozens of vendors sampling their finest local, 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 latest additions to the Frost Fest brewery lineup include 3 Floyds Brewery, Anchor Brewing, 18th Street Brewery, Revolution Brewing, Half Acre BeerPipeworks Brewing Co, Maplewood Brewery, and Begyle Brewing…with more to come!

18th street anchor begyle maplewood 3 floyds revolution half acre pipeworks brewing brewery

Spirits and Cider vendors include Virtue Cider, Maker’s Mark and Effen Vodka…more to come!

effen vodka virtue cider makers mark

Sponsors include Yelp! Chicago and Green Mountain Energy…with more to come!

yelp green mountain energy

Tasting Sessions

Saturday, Feb 24, 1-4pm
Saturday, Feb 24, 6-9pm
Sunday, Feb 25, 2-5pm


Tickets: $35 in advance, $40 at the door.
Use promo code EARLY5 for $5 early bird discount until January 31
Attendees receive 10 drink sampling tickets; additional will be available for purchase at the event.


3514 N. Halsted St. (1 block south of Addison)
6,000 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 DRINK 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. Additional beers added throughout the month of January.


$35 in advance, $40 at the door - USE PROMO CODE EARLY5 for $5 early bird discount until Jan 31

Session 1


SESSION 1, Sat Feb 24, 1-4pm

Includes 10 Drink Sampling Tickets

Additional Tickets for Sale at Event

Session 2


SESSION 2, Sat Feb 24, 6-9pm

Includes 10 Drink Sampling Tickets

Additional Tickets for Sale at Event

Session 3


Session 3, Sun Feb 25, 2-5pm

Includes 10 Drink Sampling Tickets

Additional Tickets for Sale at Event

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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