Ales for Amate

The 7th Annual Ales for Amate is Virtual!

The Amate House Associate Board, in partnership with Empirical Brewing, is proud to host this year’s virtual Ales for Amate event. Expect an evening of libations and laughs featuring local Chicago comedy troupe, Team Us Comedy! ALL, near and far, are invited to attend!

6:30 PM (CST): Pre-Event Charcuterie Class w. NYC Chef, Mary Attea

7:00 PM (CST): Ales for Amate Main Event ft. Team Us Comedy

8:30 PM (CST): “After Ales” Break-Out Lounges

One ticket admits one person. If you aren’t able to join us, please consider sponsoring the event or making a donation.

For any further information or problems purchasing tickets, please contact Matt Schultz at 773.376.2445 or

The 7th Annual Ales for Amate is On!

Enjoy Team Us Comedy with comedic host, Vik Pandya!

Vik Pandya is a nationally touring stand up comic based in Chicago. Known for his sharp self-deprecation, observational humor on dating, & hilarious crowd work, his comedy album ‘Friends With 401(k) Benefits’ debuted #1 on iTunes & Top 10 on the Billboard Charts in 2019. Vik has opened for both Roy Wood Jr. & Michelle Wolf and performs regularly at Zanies Comedy Club & The Laugh Factory in Chicago.

Follow him on Instagram /Twitter @vikpandya

Pre-Ales Charcuterie Class w. NYC Chef, Mary Attea!

Enjoy a pre-Ales Charcuterie Class with Mary Attea, Executive Chef at The Musket Room in New York City. She recently took home the gold in the 2019 Great Murray’s Cheese Board Competition. Mary was also the sous chef with Anita Lo for the Obama’s 2015 China State Dinner. This ticket includes a 30-minute charcuterie-making demonstration so you can cut, plate, and serve cheese like a pro.

Thank You to our Ales Sponsors!

Pilsner Sponsors

Lisa & Jonathan Wittig

Stout Sponsors

Jennifer & Daniel Schultz

Gretchen Slusser

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