ImBIBE

ImbibeVerb. To drink. To absorb. Take in. Receive into the mind and retain.

ImBIBE: Acronym. “I’m A Big Illinois Beer Enthusiast!”

Welcome to ImBIBE, the home of true Illinois beer enthusiasts. ImBIBE was established to unite enthusiasts of Illinois beer & the brewing culture of the 21st State of the Union. For those familiar with the art & culture of the Illinois brewing community, ImBIBE is your meeting place to share the richness of our region. To those who have not yet discovered Illinois brewing, ImBIBE and its members will introduce you to the heart of the exciting & evolving Midwest brewing scene.

United with the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild (ICBG), ImBIBE keeps members in touch with brewing-related events throughout the Midwest and offers special incentives for membership.

The cost of a one-year membership to ImBIBE is $40 and as a card-carrying member of ImBIBE, you will receive the following benefits:

  • A FREE one-year membership to DRAFT Magazine ($35 value)
  • 1 hour early entry into FoBAB 2014 (must have ticket purchased for 1st session)
  • End of Year “Party of Greatness: A Celebration of Craft Beer in Illinois”
  • $10 off General Admission ticket to West Loop Craft Beer Festival
  • Discount of well over 20% on Chicago Brew Bus. Prices are $45 for card carrying members and $50 for their friends and family if tickets are purchased together. For more info http://www.chicagobrewbus.com
  • Chicago Brew Werks is offering 10% off Grain, Hops, and Yeast. For more info www.chicagobrewwerks.com
  • $5 off tickets to Lombard Ale Fest and Naperville Ale Fest. For more info www.loudogevents.com
  • Monk’s Pub – Chicago: “Free Taster!” Every Monday – Wednesday, stop by Monk’s and receive a 4.5 oz pour of your favorite draft beer for FREE. Also, 50% on all Monk’s Pub merchandise. For more info www.monkspubchicago.com
  • Midwest Brewing Fest: one hour early entry to Midwest Brewing Fest. For more info www.midwestbrewersfest.org
  • Chain O’ Lakes Brewing Company: 10% off merchandise at the taproom. For more info chainolakesbrewing.com
  • Half Acre Beer Company: Receive 10% off your total purchase in the tap room or retail shop. For more info www.halfacrebeer.com
  • One free pint at Greenbush Brewery. For more info www.greenbushbrewing.com
  • Haymarket Pub & Brewery: Receive 10% off of your food purchase. For more info www.haymarketbrewing.com
  • Tighthead Brewing: Receive 10% off your total purchase in the tap room. For more info www.tightheadbrewing.com
  • Kinderhook Tap: Receive 10% off your total purchase. “ImBIBE Tuesday” receive 20% off. For more info www.kinderhooktap.com
  • 50% off Argus Brewery tours! Email erin@illinoisbeer.com  for the discount code!
  • $1 off pints Tuesday – Sunday at Northdown Chicago. For more info www.northdownchicago.com
  • Hailstorm Brewing: Receive 10% off of your purchase in the taproom or retail shop. For more info www.hailstormbrewing.com
  • Monthly newsletters via email

If you have any questions, please contact Erin Parchert, Guild Coordinator, at erin@illinoisbeer.com