Our Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities Support Veterans




The Legions of Craft Beer Festival is a community event dedicated to celebrating and supporting our local veterans!


Each year, more than 1,500 people attend the Legions Fest to enjoy the 50+ craft breweries, wine, and hard cider, food trucks, and live music. In the 3 years since its inception, the festival has generated more than $70,000 to benefit the local veterans that Friends of Gurnee American Legion and its mission to support local veterans, active duty and their families.


How Can You Help?

Sponsorships=More money for veterans!


Since all proceeds benefit the Friends of Gurnee American Legion, every sponsorship helps defray operating costs and increase the total donation amount! Sponsorship packages have been designed to thank sponsors for their generosity by featuring sponsor names before and during the event via social media posts, logo placement on the Legions Fest website, signage, and more. Each package offers different sponsor benefits



Official Sponsors - $2000

  • Presenting rights, “Gurnee Legions of Craft Beer Festival sponsored by…”

  • Vendor privileges (sell, give away, or demonstrate merchandise)

  • Premier placement in sponsor tent

  • Logo/company name on event signage, event website, social media – company name/logo

  • 10 general admission tickets for your use

Premier Sponsors - $1000

  • Exhibitor privileges (give away or demonstrate merchandise)

  • Standard placement in sponsor tent• Logo/company name on event signage, event website, social media

  • 4 general admission tickets for your use

Entertainment Sponsors - $500

  • Logo/company name on event signage, event website, social media

  • 2 general admission tickets for your use

Contributing Sponsors - $250

  • Logo/company name on event signage, event website, social media



The Friends of Gurnee American Legion reserves the right to consider in-kind services when determining sponsorship.

Sponsorship Application


Questions? Please reach out to Jim Huisel at (847) 910-3330