Annual WitchCRAFT Beer Fest Scheduled for October 28

Sample premium craft beers featuring bites from local food trucks and costume contests

By Jacquie Boatman / Kane County Cougars | October 12, 2017 4:21 PM ET

GENEVA, Ill. - The Kane County Cougars have announced that the annual Halloween WitchCRAFT Beer Fest, presented by The PRIDE Stores, will take place at Northwestern Medicine Field on Saturday, October 28 from 6:30 to 10:30 PM. Tickets are available now at or by calling the front office at 630-232-8811. Tickets may also be ordered in person at Northwestern Medicine Field during normal business hours, Monday-Friday. Individual tickets are priced at $45 when purchased in advance of the event and $55 on the day of the event. There is also a designated driver ticket option for $20, which comes with water and soda.

Attendees will receive 18 three-ounce samples of various craft beers in their souvenir beer glass from popular brewers including Angry Orchard, Penrose, Two Brothers, Revolution, Goose Island, Hofbrahaus and Brickstone. Additional brewers will be announced as they become confirmed.

Specialty food trucks will be on site for this year's event selling their signature items. Food trucks include Toasty Cheese, Toasty Taco and Best Truckin' BBQ. Mood music and seasonal movies will be playing on the videoboard and all attendees are encouraged to dress in their best Halloween costume as prizes will be awarded for most unique, scariest and best couples costume.

Brewers will be located underneath the covered portion of the concourse behind home plate in the event of inclement weather.

The Cougars have partnered with Lou Dog Events, a Naperville-based production and management company that specializes in craft beer festivals.

For updates regarding tickets and promotions for the upcoming 2018 season follow the Cougars on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

About the Kane County Cougars

The Cougars, Class-A Minor League affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks, have been at the forefront of family-friendly entertainment since 1991. In 2015, the franchise became the first Class-A team in Minor League Baseball history to welcome 11 million fans through the gates. A total of 161 former Cougars have reached the Major Leagues including Miguel Cabrera, Nelson Cruz, Josh Beckett, Adrian Gonzalez and Kyle Schwarber.


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