Mother Truckin’ Booze Fest

Craft Beer – CHAP Beverages – Food Trucks – Live Music

November 23rd, 2019


Different name, same Mother Truckin’ good time!

Mother Truckin’ Beer Fest is now Mother Truckin’ Booze Fest. Our legendary craft beer and food truck lineup will now feature even more options, including CHAP Beverages such as craft spiked seltzer, hard lemonades, malt-flavored beverages, wine coolers, and small-batched cocktails.

50+ Breweries

150+ Pours

Mother Truckin’ Fest offers some of the most notable craft breweries in the business, including Revolution, Lagunitas and Half Acre which will be serving their best seasonal pours alongside local favorites like Emmetts and Two Brothers.

New For 2019…  CHAP Beverages “beyond beer”

Low Calorie, Canned Cocktails That Pack a Punch.  Spiked Seltzer’s, Hard Lemonades & Sodas, Malt Flavored Beverages…

12+ Food Trucks

Each Plate is Handmade While You Wait. We Have the Most Popular Food Trucks in the Chicago Area Including the Likes of Toasty Cheese, The Happy Lobster, Chicago Culinary Kitchen & Carnival.

Live Band

The Messengers Will Be Performing Their Own Take on Rock Hits from the Past Four Decades

Lucha Libre Wrestling is Back!

Complete With Masks & Pure Unadulterated Entertainment from the Confines of the Newly Heated Tent

Free For Everyone…

Face Painting

Balloon Artist

Pretzel Making Station


Daily Herald


Exciting news update! The Daily Herald has announced they are partnering with us to put on a Free Beer Cooking demonstration in the “Tap Chef Lounge” starting a 2:00 pm. Come watch as the chef shows you how to prepare meals with one common ingredient…BEER. Samples will be handed-out but quantities are limited. No extra tickets necessary… just part of the experience.



Ticket Package Details

Platinum Session – $100

Starting at 11:00 AM and limited to only 200 guests, Platinum Guests will have one hour to explore the festival including beers, food trucks, entertainment, etc. with minimal lines or wait time. This is a great opportunity to speak with brewmasters, sample limited-edition beers and enjoy the festival at your own pace.

Platinum Guests will also receive 10 additional tasting tickets (35 tickets total), and access to 10 limited-edition infusions.

Hardcore Craft will be supplying 10 unique and limited infusions that will only be offered to Platinum Guests. These infusions are a way to showcase the beers’ ability to transform under the introduction of a new flavor including spices, fruits, vegetables and teas, and will be exclusive to the Platinum Session.

After the first hour, 400 VIP Guests will gain access to the festival at 12:00 PM and the GA session will start at 1:15 PM.

The Platinum Session provides the best opportunity to experience the festival with the smallest crowd possible for two full hours (first hour is 200 guests only, second hour is capped at 600 total guests).

VIP Session – $65

Starts after Platinum Session at 12:00 PM and limited to 400 guests, VIP Guests will have full access to the festival prior to the GA Session at 1:15 PM.

GA Tickets – $45

GA Session at 1:15 PM-5:00 PM.

Designated Driver Tickets – $20

Only available at the door on day of event.


Contact Us

Need Directions & More Information?

Sears Centre Arena:
5333 Prairie Stone Parkway
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Phone: 847-649-2270
Fax: 847-649-2322


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How many samples do I get?
Each paid admission will receive 25 tasting tickets.

Do I have to be at least 21 years of age to attend?
Yes, everyone must be 21 years of age or older.

Are children allowed?
No, children are not allowed in the facility.

Are pets allowed?
No, pets are not allowed except for service animals.

Is parking free?
No, unfortunately the Sears Centre has a mandatory $10 per vehicle parking cost.