Beer, Brats & Beethoven 2022 

Beer Brats Beethoven

A Classic Brew: Micro and Music at Ravinia

Presented by the Ravinia Associates Board

A summer night never sounded this savory. On Sunday, July 17, sip and sup with some of Chicagoland’s best brews in a pre-concert craft beer tasting event.

Afterwards, stick around on the Lawn to hear Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6 (a.k.a. the “Pastoral” Symphony), performed by the incomparable Chicago Symphony Orchestra with Ravinia Chief Conductor Marin Alsop.

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Sunday, July 17


Admission is $50 each and includes tasters of craft beer, hard ciders and seltzers, and more spiked sips, plus food and a GA Lawn ticket for the concert.

A portion of the proceeds goes to support Ravinia and its Reach Teach Play music education programs that reach over 75,000 kids and families across the Chicago area.

Must be 21+ to attend.

Party starts at 3:00 p.m.!
Join us at the Northern Trust and Santa Fe Tents.
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Participating Breweries:

  • 9th Hour Brewing Co.
  • Art History Brewing
  • Begyle Brewing Co.
  • Bold Dog Beer Co.
  • Burning Bush Brewery
  • Casa Humilde Cerveceria
  • Catbird Brewing
  • Crystal Lake Brewing
  • Double Clutch Brewing Company
  • Funkytown Brewery
  • Maplewood Brewery & Distillery
  • Moors Brewing Co.
  • Press Premium Alcohol Seltzer
  • Side Lot Brewery
  • Sketchbook Brewing
  • Ten Ninety Brewing Co.
  • Tighthead Brewing Co.
  • Turner Häus Brewery


The night's concert:

Alpine and Pastoral Symphonies with Marin Alsop and the CSO



Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Marin Alsop,


Concert Program

Ludwig van Beethoven: “Pastoral” Symphony
Richard Strauss: An Alpine Symphony
with projected images

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