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8th Annual
Louisville Brewfest

Friday September 23rd
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Louisville Slugger Field
401 E Main St.

Help us celebrate local, independent
beer and businesses!

Join our event on Facebook.
And get your #LouBrewfest on!

Hometown Beer-oes

Festival goers will have the opportunity to taste limited edition collaborations through our Hometown Beer-oes program (which benefits the Hometown Hero banners). These beers are being created especially for this event by the following:

Falls City Brewing Co. & Mayor Greg Fischer:
Louisville's Louis XVI Imperial (KY common)

Monnik Brewing Company & Chef Edward Lee:
Edward's MW Saison

Great Flood Brewing Company & John Timmons:
John's beer X-tacy

Goodwood Brewing Company & JK McKnight:
Capt. McKnight's Rum Soaked Chocolate Blond

Brewfest After Party!

331 East Market, Friday, 9/23, 10pm - ?

Get free admission to the Haymarket Whiskey Bar (one block from Slugger Field) with your Brewfest wristband. VIPS and Volunteers get $1 off drafts.

Heaven Hill drink specials:

Larceny Old Fashioneds and Elijah Craig Mules with homemade syrup ($9 each) 
Larceny & Elijah Craig for $6

LCBW runs from September 16-24, 2016 and features a wide variety of events highlighting Kentuckiana’s vibrant craft beer culture. Craft beer lovers will have the opportunity to attend events ranging from beer dinners and food pairing to beer walks, bar promotions, brewery parties and plenty more.

Check out the 2015 Brewfest Magbooth Photos

The Basics:

Hours: 4:00 - 10:00 pm, last pour 9:45pm

$5 admission includes a souvenir cup.

Drink/food tickets are $1 each. Beer (12oz) or Wine (4-5oz) is 4 tickets each (samples are 1 ticket each), Bourbon (sample size, 1/2 ounce) is 1 ticket, soft drinks are 2 tickets. Food prices will vary.

Download an event map here. Beer menus are listed below.

Stay hydrated - Louisville Pure Tap is readily available! Louisville Water Company will have reusable water bottles for sale ($2), or bring your own and fill up for free.

Attendees must be 21 or older to enjoy the beer, wine and bourbon. Designated Drivers get free admission.

But for those of you that have them, here's what we have for you.

* Limited edition beers (some brewed ONLY for the VIP section):
   Blue Stallion - Patch Kids Sour
   Against The Grain - Bloody Show
   Braxton - BETA Experimental IPA
   Goodwood - Rum Barrel Aged Octoberfest
* Admission into event, and a separate VIP check in to avoid general entry lines.
* 30 vending tickets (to be used for beer and outside food), plus complimentary snacks provided by ValuMarket.
* Covered, seated area with tables, adjacent to the field.
* Special hand made ceramic Brewfest mug (2 oz.more per pour).  Hand made one of a kind mugs by Dan Marshall of Wabi-li-Ware ceramics.
* Beer Syrup Company samples.
* Louisville Water Co. reusable water bottle and various swag.    
* Free admission and $1 off any drink, all night, for the official after party at Haymarket Whiskey Bar.

Slugger charges $6 for on site parking. There is also plenty of free street parking after 6:00 pm.

Bike parking is provided by our sponsor Women's Project Pedal - take advantage of this healthy eco-friendly option.

This event is not particularly kid-friendly.
If you must bring your little one,
please do not bring strollers. Thanks!


Brewfest Event Production from
Cherry Red Events








Here's what we have lined up for you:

(menus, brewers and beers choices will be posted as we receive them)

Apocalypse Brew Works
Atomic Amber
Dark Cream Ale

Blue Stallion Brewing Co.

Patch Kids Sour (VIP only)

Dry Ground Brewing Co.
Preacher Pils
Parking Is Such Sweet Sorrow

Ethereal Brewing Co.
White Ale
Wanderland IPA

Tropical Gose (Rotating tap only)

White Squirrel Brewery
(Bowling Green)
Nut Brown

3rd Turn Brewing
Double Haze Porter
Brunch Stout

(Limited availability)

Monnik Beer Co.
King George
Edward's MW Saison
(Rotating tap only)

Akasha Brewing Co.

Country Boy Brewing
Cougar Bait
Amos Moses

Bluegrass Brewing Company
Sunshine Saison
El Dorado IPA

Against The Grain
Sho' Nuff
Gnight Ryder
(Rotating tap only)

Falls City Brewing Co.
Imperial IPA
Harvest Ale
Louisville's Louis XVI Imperial
(Rotating tap only)

Goodwood Brewing Co.
Louisville Lager
Walnut Brown Ale
Capt. McKnight's Rum-Soaked Chocolate Blonde
(Rotating tap only)

Tin Man Brewing Co.
Rivet Red Ale
Strawberry Weld Sour
(Rotating tap only)

New Albanian Brewing Co.
(New Albany)
Naughty Girl IPA
Community Dark

Cumberland Brews
Chimney Rock IPA
Red Ale


Braxton Brewing Co.
Storm Golden Cream Ale
October Fuel

Flat 12 Bierworks
Upside Down Blonde
1/2 Cycle IPA

Lexington Brewing Altech
Kentucky Kolsch
Kentucky Old Fashioned
Bourbon Barrel Aged Pumpkin
(Rotating tap only)

West 6th Brewing
Snake Eyes Bourbon Barrel Imperial Stout
(Rotating tap only)

Old Louisville Brewery

PB&J Ale (Rotating tap only)

Great Flood Brewing Co.
John's beer X-tacy (Rotating tap only)


Old 502
Bourbon Barrel Red
White Noise
Kentucky Lady

Horseshoe Bend Winery
White Jester
Red Jester
Black Jester
Jesters Apple Reisling
Jesters Blackberry Concord

Heaven Hill Distilleries
Elijah Craig Small Batch

Copper & Kings



Shack in the Back

Pulled Pork Sandwich
Chicken Breast Sandwich
Three Turkey Ribs
Ribeye Steak Sandwich
Pork Rinds
Loaded Nachos or Loaded Pork Rinds
canned sodas

Khalil's Famous Hand Pattied Burger, topped as you like
Selection of Soft Drinks



BR's Hot Chicken Salad
(hot or mild)

Chef Maria's Greek Deli

Lamb/Chicken Gyros
Lamb/Chicken Wraps
Falafel Wraps

Buckhead Mountain Grill

Rocky's Sub Pub

Comfy Cow


Famous Cubano Sandwich
Grilled Pork Chop Sandwich
Tomales: Beef, Pork, Spinach, Black Bean

River City Draft House

The Best Wings in the city, enjoy them naked or tossed in one of our eight sauces:

(listed from hot to mild)

Gorrilla Warfare, River City, Hot, Spicy BBQ, BBQ, Mild, Bourbon Bacon, or Surprise Chef's Choice made exclusively for Brewfest


Brats n' Dogs










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