The Luna Blues Machine

This Friday, May 26 7-10pm join us for a live performance by The Luna Blues Machine with a special guest opener! No cover charge. 5417 Oakley Ave, Hammond, IN 46320. 


A HUGE CONGRATS to the newest Iron Chef, Stephanie Izard (aka Iron Steph)! Cheers to you from the entire team at 18th Street Brewery!!

May Drink & Draw cancelled

Hey everyone- we are going to go ahead and cancel the official May Drink & Draw as it sounds like a lot of folks are going to be out of town. If anyone does want to come out and draw tomorrow please feel free- there will also be a live music performance tomorrow by the The Smiley Tillmon Band. We'll pick it back up in June on the 9th.


DOUGHNUTS!!! Need I say more than, uhhhhh, Yes Please??? This Sunday Pastry Chef Ariana will roll out her Sourdough Doughnuts at our Hammond Brewpub. 3 different styles to choose from: Hunter coffee glaze with candied coffee beans; Pineapple Gose and apricot glaze with toasted coconut; The Fox and the Goat and cherry glaze with pistachios. Sundays only, $2 each while supplies last!


Candi Crushable is the BEER OF THE MONTH for May at Chicago's The Beer Bistro- stop in for a $5 pint. 


MAY 12th we will have a huge 15 TAP TAKEOVER at The Beer Bistro! 


Treat Yo' Self Mom's Day Brunch, all day Mother's Day Sunday, May 14th. Parties of 5 or more please RSVP 219-803-0820.


Choice of-

-Buttermilk Pancakes: salted caramel anglaise, Blueberry compote, Maple Whipped cream.

-Avocado Toast: Sourdough toast, sliced avocado, shaved radish, pickled fennel, heirloom cherry tomato, sunny side egg.

-Huevos Rancheros: smoked tomato salsa, pickled Fresno pepper, sunny side egg, queso fresco, cilantro, scallions, warm corn tortillas.

All dishes come with Roasted Spring Vegetables: our HUNTER DELIGHT dessert made by Pastry Chef Ariana: and choice of a Moscato or Mimosa to drink.

Chicago's Best Breweries and Brewpubs

Join us for 18th Street beer and bites from our own Chef Andrew Dering at Band of Bohemia on Monday 5/1 between 11am-6pm for "Chicago's Best Breweries & Brewpubs Under One Roof" in celebration of the James Beard Foundation Awards! $25 at the door includes beer and a custom glass to keep. Food will also be available for purchase! We hope to see you there!

Barrel Massacre info

BARREL MASSACRE 2017 June 3rd, 12-4pm. We will be having one session only this year. 400 total tickets will be available. 21+ only. Ticket price will be $50.

Tickets go on sale at 7pm CST tonight, 4/17

Ticket pricing includes:
• Entrance to Barrel Massacre 2017
• Barrel Massacre 2017 glass
• Barrel Massacre 2017 tote bag
• Live music performances by The Smiley Tillmon Band and Drude!
• Drink card to be used for 1 (one) 5oz pour of each of the 7 BA drafts available.
• Guarantee to purchase (cash only) specified allotment of each:

1x Vintage BA bank: $15
1x 22oz BA Bank 2017: $25
1x a yet to be named RIS 22oz: $22
1x Petite Sour Peach Barrel aged 6 in French Oak on top of peaches. 750mL: $20
1x Wild Ale Barrel Aged in French Oak for 1 year on top of white wine grapes. 500mL: $20

More bottles may be added to this in the coming weeks. More info on available BA drafts will be announced in the coming weeks. 

As always, this is a ticketed, 21+ only event. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Designated Driver tickets will be available for $10 up until the day of the event. Along with your ticket, a Valid government issued photo ID will be required for entrance.  

BARREL MASSACRE 2017 tickets:



THE FOX AND THE GOAT, our Citra hopped (& dry hopped) Pale Ale collab with Stephanie Izar and Gary Valentine of Girl & the Goa will soon be available in Chicago at the Goat fam restaurants on draft and in 6ers for the table (ask your servers). It will be available at both our Hammond Brewpub and Gary Taproom tomorrow, 4/14. 

Girl and the Goat

HERE WE GOAT! We're super excited to announce that we brewed a Pale Ale with Stephanie and Gary- the amazers behind Girl and the Goat, Duck Duck Goat, and Little Goat Diner. The Fox and The Goat will be available in cans and draft at their amazing establishments.