Brew & Barbecue: Chicago Hotel Partners with Half Acre Beer Co. for a Night of Local Beer and Barbecue

Jul 07, 2009, 10:00 ET from Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

CHICAGO, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, July 15, 2009, from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile Hotel will be partnering with the local beer establishment - Half Acre Beer Co. for a tasty night of brews and barbecue.

The event will consist of three Half Acre beers paired with the Chef's house-made barbecue and will cost an admission of $10 per wristband. Guests will be able to tastefully travel through the many regions of the country famous for their barbecue, without ever leaving the Chicago luxury hotel's lobby.

The cuisine for the night will include famous American styles of barbecue - from Texas and the Carolinas to Memphis, Tennessee. Three Half Acre beers will be featured and will include the Half Acre Lager and Daisy Cutter Pale Ale.

Half Acre Beer Co. is a community based brewing company in the Northcenter neighborhood of Chicago. They recently built a new brewery and are working on a store where visitors can tour and purchase their local creations.

The Half Acre Beer Co. aims to provide "hand-crafted beer that pairs well with robust lives." For more information about Half Acre Beer Co., visit

And why not take the elevator home that night and turn a delectable happy hour into a mid-week, mini getaway. Delight in the revitalized Chicago Marriott Downtown, fresh from a multi-million dollar transformation, boasting contemporary surroundings and sophisticated Magnificent Mile accommodations.

About Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

Situated on Michigan Avenue's Magnificent Mile among world-class shopping, restaurants, and entertainment, this luxurious hotel in downtown Chicago, Illinois is within walking distance to the Windy City's top attractions, including Navy Pier, American Girl Place, Shedd Aquarium, Millennium Park, Theater and Museum Districts. Stylish Chicago hotel rooms offer chic upgrades including flat screen TVs, Marriott's Revive(R) bedding, and ergonomic chairs with sleek, modern desks. With 65,000 square feet of versatile event space, this Chicago luxury hotel creates the perfect elegant setting for successful business engagements, memorable social gatherings, and exquisite wedding receptions. Experience the remarkable revival of the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile with a unique Chicago hotel package.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 312-836-0100 or visit

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    Alissa Infante
    Marketing Manager
    Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

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