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Chicago Gourmet 2018 presented by Bon Appétit

Chicago Gourmet

Chicago Gourmet 2018 presented by Bon Appétit

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Ticket Type Price Fee Quantity
Main Event - Saturday
A celebration of food and wine, Chicago Gourmet, presented by Bon Appétit, showcases more than 250 of Chicago’s finest restaurants and chefs, as well as hundreds of renowned vintners, spirit makers, and premium breweries from around the world. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk around tasting

VENUE: MILLENNIUM PARK
ADDRESS: 201 E. RANDOLPH, CHICAGO, IL 60601
DATE: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018
TIME: 12:00PM-6:00PM
$195.00 $29.80
Main Event - Sunday
A celebration of food and wine, Chicago Gourmet, presented by Bon Appétit, showcases more than 250 of Chicago’s finest restaurants and chefs, as well as hundreds of renowned vintners, spirit makers, and premium breweries from around the world. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk around tasting

VENUE: MILLENNIUM PARK
ADDRESS: 201 E. RANDOLPH, CHICAGO, IL 60601
DATE: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
TIME: 12:00PM-5:00PM
$195.00 $29.80
Main Event - Weekend
A celebration of food and wine, Chicago Gourmet, presented by Bon Appétit, showcases more than 250 of Chicago’s finest restaurants and chefs, as well as hundreds of renowned vintners, spirit makers, and premium breweries from around the world. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. This Weekend ticket provides access to both Saturday and Sunday of the Main Event Grand Tasting.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk around tasting

VENUE: MILLENNIUM PARK
ADDRESS: 201 E. RANDOLPH, CHICAGO, IL 60601
DATE: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 & SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30
TIME: 9/29: 12:00PM-6:00PM & 9/30: 12:00PM-5:00PM
$310.00 $46.78
Grand Cru - Saturday
The Grand Cru provides an exclusive experience in culinary indulgence with tastings of elite wines from around the world. Guests will enjoy expertly curated wine selections from presenting sponsor, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits of Illinois. The Grand Cru chef showcase will feature some of Chicago's cutting edge talent.

A SAME DAY MAIN EVENT TICKET IS REQUIRED IN ADDITION TO THE GRAND CRU TICKET IN ORDER TO ENTER THE GRAND CRU. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk around tasting

VENUE: MILLENNIUM PARK'S HARRIS ROOFTOP
ADDRESS: 205 E. RANDOLPH, CHICAGO, IL 60601
DATE: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018
TIME: 2:00PM-4:00PM
$205.00 $31.27
Grand Cru - Sunday
The Grand Cru provides an exclusive experience in culinary indulgence with tastings of elite wines from around the world. Guests will enjoy expertly curated wine selections from presenting sponsor, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits of Illinois. The Grand Cru chef showcase will feature some of Chicago's cutting edge talent.

A SAME DAY MAIN EVENT TICKET IS REQUIRED IN ADDITION TO THE GRAND CRU TICKET IN ORDER TO ENTER THE GRAND CRU. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk around tasting

VENUE: MILLENNIUM PARK'S HARRIS ROOFTOP
ADDRESS: 205 E. RANDOLPH, CHICAGO, IL 60601
DATE: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
TIME: 2:00PM-4:00PM

TRAVEL PACKAGES

$205.00 $31.27
GOURMAND Weekend Travel Package for Two
A two-night stay at The Langham, Chicago (based on double occupancy). Two tickets to Hamburger Hop & Late Night Gourmet. Two Weekend General Admission tickets to Chicago Gourmet. Two tickets to Grand Cru on Sunday, September 30. Two Chicago Gourmet T-shirts. Two Single Day Tickets to EXPO Chicago. Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.
$1,999.00 $255.23
CONNOISSEUR Weekend Travel Package for Two
A two-night stay at the Fairmont Chicago (based on double occupancy). Two tickets to Hamburger Hop & Late Night Gourmet. Two Weekend General Admission tickets to Chicago Gourmet. Two Chicago Gourmet T-shirts. Two Single Day Tickets to EXPO Chicago. Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.
$1,460.00 $189.09
FOODIE Weekend Travel Package for Two
A two-night stay at the Hyatt Regency (based on double occupancy). Two tickets to Hamburger Hop & Late Night Gourmet. Two Weekend General Admission tickets to Chicago Gourmet. Two Chicago Gourmet T-shirts. Two Single Day Tickets to EXPO Chicago. Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

ROCKIN' ANCILLARY EVENTS

$1,360.00 $176.82
Italian Feast on the Chicago Symphony Center Stage
Wednesday, September 26 | We’re packing up the percussion and making way for a symphony for the appetite from Season 15 Top Chef Winner, Joe Flamm and fellow Chicago chefs Tony Mantuano, Fabio Viviani, Joe Sasto, Tony Priolo and Federico Comacchio at the Italian Feast, Presented by Performance Foodservice, on the Chicago Symphony Center stage. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Seated dinner

VENUE: CHICAGO SYMPHONY CENTER
ADDRESS: 220 S. MICHIGAN AVE., CHICAGO, IL 60604
DATE: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2018
TIME: 7:00PM-10:00PM
$225.00 $34.23
Blues, Booze & Bites at River Roast
Thursday, September 27 | Get ready to jive with celebrated chefs John Hogan, Tony Mantuano, Jeff Mauro, Bruce Kalman and Cedric Harden for a rousing riverside night of Blues, Booze & Bites. Sip, eat, and jam all night! ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk Around Tasting

VENUE: RIVER ROAST
ADDRESS: 315 N. LASALLE DR., CHICAGO IL, 60654
DATE: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
TIME: 6:00PM-9:00PM
$75.00 $12.07
Battle of the Masters at Swift & Sons
Friday, September 28 | Rock out with the greatest minds and palates in the wine industry as we bring together food, wine and music all under one roof and on one menu! ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Seated Lunch

VENUE: SWIFT & SONS
ADDRESS: 1000 W. FULTON MARKET, CHICAGO, IL 60607
DATE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
TIME: 12:00PM-2:00PM
$200.00 $30.53
Hamburger Hop
Friday, September 28 | The ninth annual burger bash, presented by Buckhead Chicago Meat and Blue Moon Brewing Co. is back with a boombox twist! Get ready to belt out your favorite tunes with our #FlashbackFriday throwback jams. It's sure to be another epic grill-off as the DJ spins his favs and chefs compete for the title of best burger in Chicago! A celebrity panel of judges determine Chicago's Best Burger award, while guests crown the People's Choice. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk Around Tasting/Burger Competition

VENUE: HARRIS THEATER ROOFTOP
ADDRESS: 205 E. RANDOLPH ST., CHICAGO, IL 60601
DATE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
TIME: 6:00PM-9:00PM
$125.00 $19.46
Late Night Gourmet
Friday, September 28 | Don't miss the official Hamburger Hop afterparty! Immediately following the Hamburger Hop, guests can groove their way to acclaimed celebrity lair, The Underground, for bites, cocktails and DJ beats, presented by Chicago Magazine. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Event Afterparty

VENUE: THE UNDERGROUND
ADDRESS: 56 W. ILLINOIS ST., CHICAGO, IL 60654
DATE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
TIME: 9:00PM-12:00AM
$50.00 $8.38
Hamburger Hop & Late Night Gourmet Package
This special Friday night ticket package includes both a Hamburger Hop ticket and a Late Night Gourmet ticket. The ninth annual Hamburger Hop returns to Millennium Park's Harris Theater Rooftop on Friday, September 28, 2018 from 6:00-9:00PM. This fun, interactive event showcases 15 of the area's top chefs in the ultimate burger showdown. Immediately following Hamburger Hop is Late Night Gourmet, presented by Chicago Magazine, from 9:00PM-12:00AM and is the official Hamburger Hop after-party featuring cocktails, late-night bites, and music. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.
$160.00 $24.62
Global StrEATS
Saturday, September 29 | Travel ‘round the world, no passport required. Global flavors and sounds reign supreme with international street fare created by award-winning chefs coupled with musical stylings from near and far. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Walk Around Tasting

VENUE: HARRIS THEATER ROOFTOP
ADDRESS: 205 E. RANDOLPH ST., CHICAGO, IL 60601
DATE: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018
TIME: 8:00PM-11:00PM
$85.00 $13.55
Rise & Shine Gourmet at Chicago Athletic Association Hotel (8:30 AM Session)
A favorite of our yogis, Rise & Shine Gourmet presented by Lifeway Foods returns for its fourth year! Start your morning with an energizing yoga class and refresh afterwards with tasty brunch bites and morning cocktails. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Yoga and walk around tasting

VENUE: CHICAGO ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION HOTEL
ADDRESS: 12 S. MICHIGAN AVENUE, CHICAGO, IL 60603
DATE: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
TIME: 8:30AM – 10:45AM
$40.00 $6.90
Rise & Shine Gourmet at Chicago Athletic Association Hotel (10:00 AM Session)
A favorite of our yogis, Rise & Shine Gourmet presented by Lifeway Foods returns for its fourth year! Start your morning with an energizing yoga class and refresh afterwards with tasty brunch bites and morning cocktails. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.
Fee includes a 9% amusement tax.

Format: Yoga and walk around tasting

VENUE: CHICAGO ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION HOTEL
ADDRESS: 12 S. MICHIGAN AVENUE, CHICAGO, IL 60603
DATE: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
TIME: 10:00AM – 12:15PM
$40.00 $6.90

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Event Details

CHICAGO GOURMET FAQs 

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION ABOUT CHICAGO GOURMET?

  • For more details regarding Chicago Gourmet, please visit www.chicagogourmet.org.
  • Any questions regarding ticket sales may be directed to chicagogourmet@illinoisrestaurants.org or by calling 312-380-4129.

ARE THERE ID REQUIREMENTS OR AN AGE LIMIT TO ENTER THE EVENT?

  • Bon Appétit presents Chicago Gourmet is only open to those 21 years of age and older. No one under 21 years of age will be admitted.
  • To ensure the comfort and safety of all attendees, we are unable to grant entry to children of any age - including toddlers and infants in strollers and/or baby carriers. We thank you for your understanding, advance preparation and cooperation.

WHAT IS THE REFUND POLICY?

  • All sales are final. No exchanges or refunds will be made for any reason. Event will proceed rain or shine. Programming subject to change.

WE HOPE EVERYONE ENJOYS CHICAGO GOURMET SAFELY AND RESPONSIBLY. CHICAGO GOURMET ENCOURAGES AND PROMOTES MODERATE AND RESPONSIBLE ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION BY LEGAL DRINKING AGE CONSUMERS.

DON'T DRINK AND DRIVE.

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Chicago Gourmet

Chicago Gourmet is a premier epicurean experience highlighting Chicago’s culinary achievements and the creative vision of chefs, master sommeliers and wine makers. It was created by the Illinois Restaurant Association and is produced with support from title sponsor Bon Appétit magazine and presenting sponsor Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits of Illinois.

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