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Beer Fest Beatdown

It's back again! Nothing says the holidays like food, beer and lucha libre wrestling in the middle of an arena!

Beer Fest Beatdown returns for a second year to the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates on December 12th. A large list of brewers including Abita, Revolution Brewing, Stone Brewing Co., Oskar Blues, Penrose, New Belgium, Firestone Walker, Pig Minds, Bells, Lakefront, and much much more.

Local chefs will be preparing beer infused dishes along with food available from Brutus Beef, Honky Tonk Dogs and others.

The beatdown happens right in the middle of the arena floor. Sip your beer and enjoy some nosh while the masked crusaders battle it out.

Hardcore Craft Beer will be participating again this year, putting our own spin on some of the featured beers.

Tickets and more information available at

Earlier Event: December 10
A Night With Boulder Beer
Later Event: February 26