NEAR WEST SIDE — Bid farewell to the summer while rocking out to TV On the Radio and drinking $3 beers from Chicago’s best-known brewery this weekend.
The annual Goose Island 312 Block Party returns this Friday and Saturday on the Near West Side. For two days, the brewery will host an outdoor bash at 1800 W. Fulton St.
The block party runs from 5-10 p.m. Friday and 4-10 p.m. Saturday. Attendees can enter at Fulton and Wolcott.
TV on the Radio and Drive-by Truckers are headlining the two-day party. Glitter Moneyyy, the Hold Steady, Joan of Arc, Lilie Mae and Ric Wilson are also set to take the 312 Block Party stage.
Goose Island is offering all brews for $3 at the fest. The extensive beer list includes Paper Umbrella, Scavenger and Oktoberfest. Attendees will also get a chance to enjoy taproom exclusives like Foudre Red, 2015 BCS Regal Rye, and 2015 BCS Rare.
Food from Girl & the Goat, Bub City, Beat Kitchen, the Fat Shallot and more will also be available.
The suggested $10 donation will benefit RefugeeOne, Planned Parenthood Illinois, Urban Rivers, Chicago Canine Rescue and Project Fierce.
Here’s a preview of last year’s 312 Block Party: