Slammers Add Beer Fest To All-Star Game Festivities

JOLIET, Ill. — The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy are excited to announce the addition of Illinois Hops on 66 Beer Fest to the lineup of the 2017 Frontier League All-Star Game activities planned for July 10-12 in Joliet. The beer fest will be held in conjunction with the home run derby on Tuesday, July 11.

Illinois Hops on 66 will take place at the Slammers Stadium and will feature mostly Illinois-based craft breweries. Local craft beer enthusiasts as well as those traveling into Joliet for the All-Star festivities will be able to sample Illinois beers including Goose Island Brewing Company, Penrose Brewing Company, Burnt City Brewing, Alarmist Brewing, Tocayo Brewing Company, Solemn Oath Brewery and more.

Tickets are now available for the event and run $50.00. Tickets include a ticket to the home run derby and the beer festival. Home run derby tickets can be purchased separately for $10.00.

Tickets can be purchased at the Slammers Box Office at 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive or by calling the Slammers at (815) 722-2287. Tickets can also be purchased online by visiting The Clink team store at

Breweries that are interested in participating in this event can contact Porscha Johnson with the Slammers at (815) 651-2037 or email

About the Joliet Slammers: The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy play at the Slammers Stadium downtown Joliet, Illinois, and are members of the professional, independent Frontier League.  The Frontier League is a 12-team league entering its 25th season of play in 2017.  Visit the Slammers online at or call the ticket office at 815-722-2287 for more information! Don’t forget to “Like” the Slammers on Facebook at or follow them on Twitter at @jolietslammers!