Summer Swelter

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Sweaty Summer Swelter Thanks

Our Horse Thief customers truly represent the best of Chicago’s South Side. On Saturday, they came out in droves to our annual parking lot party Summer Swelter. A great, big sweaty Summer Swelter thanks to all who made our celebration so memorable. You came to support local craft breweries–not just us, but also our friends […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Join us for Summer Swelter

Still not convinced to attend Horse Thief’s parking lot party TOMORROW, July 22, 5:00-10:30 pm? A la Mr. Letterman, here are our Summer Swelter Top 10 reasons to join us. 1. Beer We’re tapping our signature brew for this event–Summer Swelter, a lemon radler. Plus Baderbrau and Blue Island Beer Company will be pouring with […]

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Summer Swelter Artisans Market Showcases Local Wares

One more reason why Horse Thief Hollow is the place to be on July 22: the Summer Swelter Artisans Market! Our outdoor summer parking lot party will feature a popup market with beer-themed handcrafted wares from local artists and artisans. Come and check out these vendors and their goods: Jane Zia’s Our Secret Garden crafts […]

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Pouring for a Cause at Summer Swelter

A cold beer on a hot summer day is one of life’s simple pleasures. And it’s why HTH is hosting Summer Swelter on July 22, with local craft breweries, live music, and a market featuring unique handcrafted wares made by local artisans. But our outdoor festival also doubles as a fundraiser for a worthy local […]

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Cool Off at Summer Swelter with Bluegrass from The Leadfoot Band

Headlining our Summer Swelter outdoor festival on July 22 is The Leadfoot Band! They’re an acoustic quintet that delivers big sound. The Leadfoot Band serves up a high-octane blend of bluegrass, roots, and rock that tantalizes the senses and gets the feet moving. The band includes Steve Haberichter on mandolin, Mike Vanier on acoustic guitar, […]

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Summer Swelter Sneak Peek: The Pack Drumline

Just a little tease for our upcoming Summer Swelter festival on July 22. One of our musical guests is The Pack Drumline & Dance Crew. These guys are exhilarating to watch, and we hope you will come out and enjoy them at Horse Thief! A cool thing about The Pack is the service work they […]

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Summer Swelter is July 22!

Our homage to the sultry days of summer is almost here! Join us at Horse Thief Hollow on July 22 for Summer Swelter. Our outdoor festival includes live performances by The Pack Drumline & Dance Crew and the Leadfoot Band. We’ll also have ice-cold beer from HTH and a variety of local breweries, plus tasty eats. […]

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Celebrating Summer Swelter on Aug. 20

Our annual parking lot party is back! Summer Swelter includes local breweries, live music, tacos, fire dancers, live art, face painting, bike sculptures and more! Black Bear Combo will bring their NOLA-style marching band jazz from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Joe B and the SGB Band (short for shot gun blues band, featuring Mzz Resse) […]

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