This weekend, you can enjoy all three! Visit these region breweries and restaurants for craft beer and Halloween festivities all while rooting for the Cubs.

Halloween Bash at Crown Brewing, Crown Point

Oct 29 from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
A $20 ticket will get you your first pint, plenty of appetizers and a commemorative t-shirt at Crown Brewing. Feel free to dress up – because you have the chance to win a bomber of your choice! Tickets available at

POKtoberfest Beer Festival, Griffith

Oct 29 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Have a frightfully good time at POKtoberfest and feel good about it too! Proceeds for this event will benefit the Griffith Police Department and Griffith Fire Department. The event will be held on Broad Street, between Lake and Miller Streets. Tickets available here.

Boos and Brews, Hammond

Oct 29 from 8:00 p.m. to midnight
Byway Brewing Co. tells us that their Boos and Brews will be a spellbinding affair! There is no admission fee to enjoy their live music from 9:00 p.m. to midnight. Win swag with the best costumes and don’t forget about the food and beer options. Learn more here.

80’s Halloween Bash, Whiting

Oct 29 at 8:00 p.m.
I’d say it would be a safe bet to come dressed in your favorite 80’s gear for THIS costume contest! Also enjoy live music and drink specials at Bulldog Brewing Co. in Whiting including World Series Game Day specials. Be sure to check them out to celebrate your (favorite) Chicago team! More info here.


Looking for more Halloween fun? Check out our blog on haunted houses.


More places in Northwest Indiana to watch the Cubs in the World Series

We also recommend these locations for great food, game day and “killer” brews:

Route 2 Brews, Lowell

Route 2 is hosting their comedy night on Oct 28, but you can pop in to grab a Route 2 Brew on tap.

Wildrose Brewing Company, Griffith

Nomad Planets are stopping by Wildrose on Oct 28 from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Costumes are also encouraged at the show! The show is free, but you’ll have to leave the kids at home (you must be 21 years of age to enter).

Shoreline Brewery, Michigan City

Enjoy some food at Shoreline with your favorite fans or stop in to pick up their special Bourbon Barrel Aged Dopplebock: Curse the Goat. 2010 is $24, 2011 is $22, & New Release is $20.

DOC’s Smokehouse and Craft Bar, Dyer

DOC's is the perfect spot to enjoy the game, BBQ and possibly some whiskey!

Stadium Sports Bar @ Ameristar Casino, East Chicago

Enjoy a full menu, Cubs action and even some gaming at the adjacent Ameristar Casino!


Discover even more places to catch the games with The Times slideshow:  13 Region spots to watch the Cubs game.