Wedtoberfest 2017 was a total success! We are so excited to share these awesome photos by Ed & Aileen Photography from last month’s event. So many amazing couples came out to drink beer and talk weddings, and we’re so glad they did. Thanks to Artifact Events for hosting yet another successful Wedtoberfest! Scroll down to the bottom for a list of participating vendors and sponsors.
We’re super excited to announce that one of our favorite local Ravenswood spots is sponsoring this year’s Wedtoberfest. Band of Bohemia truly has it all – unique house-made beer, a gorgeous space, ridiculously delicious food, oh and a Michelin star. Their menu is perfectly composed – offering seasonal bites with suggested beer pairings, using the beer they brew in-house. Read more
Summer is in full swing, and ice cold beer has never tasted so good. There’s nothing like enjoying a delicious local beer in one of the city’s countless beer gardens. Even though we absolutely adore Chicago in the summertime, there is one date we wish would get here faster: September 21st! We can’t wait for this year’s Wedtoberfest -it’s going to be the best one yet.
We’re in the business of making people’s biggest (wedding) dreams come true – so we know how important it is to capture these moments as best as we can. The best way to do this, of course, is through video! Today we’d like to introduce you to LEAP Weddings, a unique a never-cheesy videography service that specializes in capturing couple’s best day. Read more about them below. Read more
This year’s Wedtoberfest was bigger and better than ever before. We had a blast at Artifact Events on September 22nd, drinking and eating so many delicious things! Thanks to everyone who came out to drink beer and talk weddings. Check out these great photos by Ryan Moore Photography to relive Wedtoberfest!
Thank you to all of our amazing beer sponsors for this year’s Wedtoberfest: Tighthead Brewing Company, Solemn Oath Brewery, Vander Mill, Alarmist Brewing, Motor Row Brewing, Revolution Brewing, 3 Sheeps Brewing Company, Aleman Brewery, and Begyle Brewing Company. We extend an equal thank you to all of our other event sponsors that helped make this an awesome event: Indie Wed, Naturally Yours Events, Artifact Events, Atmosphere Events Group, Bottles & Cans, B-Cycled Bottles, Chicago Style Weddings, Collective Resource, FIG Catering, FIG Drinks, and Old North Film Company.
Last but definitely not least, thank you to all the amazing local wedding vendors that participated: 3Larks Bridal Boutique, Anita Weds, Ballroom Dance Chicago, Bay View Printing Company, Big Delicious Planet, Black Dog Gelato, Cacao Sweets & Treats, Cage and Aquarium, Cartwheel Events, Chicago Detours, CHOP CHOP Mobile Salon, Coach House Pictures, Dame Couture, doodlebooth, Ed & Eileen Photography, Elements Preserved Vintage Rental, Eric Floberg Film, Fiber Florist, Flowers by Stem, Flowers for Dreams, Food for Thought, Green Line Talent, Gussied, Jazi Photo Booth, LEAP Weddings, Lucky Invitations, Molly’s Cupcakes, Neil Dixon Smith, Nika Vaughan Bridal Aritists, poemgrown, Regina Jules Bridal, Rev It Up!, Ryan Moore Photography, That Travel Lady, The Tamale Spaceship, The Traveling Photo Booth, Thistle & Twine, Tuan B & Co, We Only Do Pretty, and Whitney Cinema.
After Kevin Cary, founder of Begyle Brewing Company, hired Naturally Yours Events to plan his wedding, he knew he couldn’t pass up the opportunity to be involved in Wedtoberfest! Begyle is a community-supported brewing company located in Chicago’s North Center neighborhood. Learn more about their beer and plans below. Read more