Event will feature beers from craft breweries across the country as well as blues music, BBQ and other local Lisle businesses.
Online PR News – 26-August-2013 – LISLE, IL – The Lisle Area Chamber of Commerce is honored to announce that they will be presenting the Village of Lisle’s first craft beer festival, the Lisle Ale Fest. The inaugural event will take place Saturday, September 28th 2013, and feature over 80 unique craft beers from brewers across the country, as well as area blues musicians and BBQ provided by local Lisle businesses. The Lisle Area Chamber, as well as the Lisle Rotary, Lisle Lions, Kiwanis, St. Joan of Arc Knights of Columbus and the Lisle Woman’s Club will be the beneficiaries of proceeds from the fest.
"We are proud to bring the first ever ale fest to the Lisle area. It has always been our goal at the Chamber to support our community by organizing and sponsoring Lisle events that bring area businesses together. The Ale Fest presents a wonderful opportunity to offer residents the chance to sample some of the best craft beers in the nation, as well as experience some of the outstanding food that Lisle has to offer. At the same time, it also presents a wonderful business networking opportunity to area entrepreneurs," said Tom Althoff, President of the Lisle Area Chamber of Commerce (www.lislechamber.com).
The Lisle Ale Fest will be held in Downtown Lisle, rain or shine, at the corner of Burlington Ave. & Main St from 4pm to 8pm, Saturday September 28th. Festival attendees will receive 18 drink tickets, which can be exchanged at each participating brewery booth for a 3oz. sample. Additional tickets can be purchased for $0.50 per ticket.
General admission tickets for this strictly 21 and over event are $40, which includes entrance to the event, 18 drink tickets, commemorative festival pint glass and a program guide. VIP tickets, which add a private sampling from 3pm-4pm, VIP food voucher and commemorative festival t-shirt, are $70.
The Lisle Ale Fest encourages everyone to plan ahead and is offering special designated driver tickets which include entrance to the event, festival pint glass, program guide and complementary soda & water, for $15. VIP designated driver tickets add early entrance to the event at 3pm, a VIP food voucher and festival t-shirt. VIP designated driver tickets can be purchased for $20.
"We certainly hope that the community will come out to support this event, and we're pleased to see that the Ale Fest has thought ahead to make sure everyone can do so safely. With such a great collection of food, beer and entertainment, we hope to see Ale Fest become a premiere event in the Village of Lisle for years to come," Althoff added.
For complete information about the Ale Fest, visit the Lisle Chamber of Commerce (http://business.lislechamber.com/events/details/lisle-ale-fest-1589). To purchase tickets or to sign up for the Lisle Ale Fest newsletter, visit the Lisle Ale Fest website at www.lislealefest.com.
About The Area Lisle Chamber of Commerce:
The mission of the Lisle Area Chamber of Commerce is to facilitate business relationships and opportunities, to advocate on behalf of its member to governmental bodies and the general public, to promote the best interests of its membership in a fiscally sound and professional manner, and to promote ethical business practices and contribute to the betterment of the community (www.lislechamber.com).