Square Roots Craft Brew and Music Festival
Forty local craft brews, lots of food, fifty acts to listen to while drinking and eating.
Taste of Chicago
Food trucks, pop ups, celebrity chefs and tasting portions from well-known Chicago restaurants. Admission is free.
Tour de Fat
Sponsored by New Belgium Brewing Company, a celebration of hamburgers and bicycles with music by Mucca Pazza.
Roscoe Village Burger Fest
(Clybourn, Diversey to Wellington)
Hackney’s, Butcher & The Burger and other hamburger hotspots in a friendly competition for charity.
The Hungarian Gulyás Festival
Goulash, mititei, kürtoskalács, lángos, crêpes—you get the picture.
Author: David Hammond
Dining and Drinking Editor for Newcity, David also writes a weekly food column for Wednesday Journal in Oak Park and is a frequent contributor of food/drink and travel pieces to the Chicago Tribune, Plate Magazine and other publications. David has also contributed chapters to several books, including “Street Food Around the World,” “Street Food,” and “The Chicago Food Encyclopedia.” Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org