Saturday | October 7, 2017

N.E.W. Craft Beer Festival

October 7, Time Yet to be Determined!
Event Description

The content on this page is from the 2016 event. The actual 2017 dates, times and schedule of events will be announced soon!


It’s a Great Time to be a Craft Beer Lover

Green Bay (August 22, 2016) – More than 200 beers and 50 breweries will be available for unlimited sampling at the third annual Northeast Wisconsin Craft Beer Festival presented by Festival Foods Saturday, October 8 at Shopko Hall. Beer lovers will receive a commemorative sampling glass and have access to unlimited two-ounce samples of beer and light fare hors d’oeuvres.

New this year is “FIRST CALL” which gives the craft beer enthusiast a one-hour exclusive experience that only 300 can attend.


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Parking is $6 and is available in the Lambeau Field Lot and handicap accessible parking is available in front of Shopko Hall.

General Admission Includes

  • Unlimited Craft Beer Sampling
  • Souvenir 2 oz Sampling Mug
  • Music, Interactive Games and Seminars
  • Full Color Tasting Guide
  • Light Fare H’ordeuvres


FIRST CALL Admission Includes

  • Starts at 5 PM
  • Limited tickets available (300)
  • One hour early entry to sample special edition selections before they run out!
  • Souvenir growler upon exit
  • Chance to win private tap room experiences with Brewmasters

Also included arel the benefits of the general admission:

  • Limited Craft Beer Sampling
  • Souvenir 2 oz Sampling Mug
  • Music, Interactive Games and Seminars
  • Tasting Guide
  • Light Fare H’ordeuvres

2016 Confirmed Pins and Firkins


  • One Barrel Brewing Company- Madison, WI : Commuter Kolsch Infused with basil and lemon verbena
  • Fox River Brewing Company- Oshkosh, WI : Orange Dreamsicle with coriander
  • Door County Brewing Company-Baileys Harbor, WI- Belgian Golden Strong Ale
  • Badger State Brewing- Green Bay, WI : Pecan & Vanilla Bean Pumpkin Ale with Brown Sugar
  • Hinterland Brewing- Green Bay, WI: Passion Fruit Tart ( Berliner Wiesse infused with passion fruit)
  • Stillmank Brewing Company – Green Bay, WI: Chocolate Porter with Dominican cocoa nibs
  • Stillmank Brewing Company – Green Bay, WI: Experimental 

2016 Sponsors

  • Festival Foods - Presenting Sponsor
  • Dean Distributing
  • Kay Distributing
  • Triangle Distributing
  • Burger House
  • United Way
  • WNCY/Y100
  • Elite Tent Rental