Chicago: Cider Summit Chicago
Sample 80 hard ciders from Wisconsin to New Zealand with food pairings at this inaugural beer fest/wine tasting hybrid.
Free ride: Instead of driving under the influence of cider, hitch a free ride on the Chicago Brew Bus shuttle.
Saturday, February 9, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave., River East (312-595-7437). $20 (includes glass and 10 drink tickets) here.
For more weekend picks, go to Rundown: Chicago.