We are celebrating National Home Brewers' Day in style by inviting all home brewers (or just 12 of you) into the brewhouse to brew a batch of beer together!
We will also be selling (almost giving away) fresh wort for $5/5 gallons brewed by our headbrewmaster, Matt Hall.
This is just 5 weeks out from the 2017 Pro-Am Beer Competition, so be sure to be talking with your home brew groups to make sure you're in the know on how to potentially enter!
The official beer this year suggested by the American Homebrewers Association is TBD
Lift Bridge Brewing Co will hold its second annual Big Brew Day on May 6, 2017 from 12-6pm!
Each year, the American Homebrewing promotes “Big Brew Day” to try to get everyone around the world to brew beer at the same time! Last year over 17,000 individuals attended an event! Come and learn about Homebrewing!
Matt Hall, Head Brewer, will make a batch of wort to celebrate “Big Brew Day” and individuals registered on EventBrite will be able to take wort home to ferment (details to follow).
12 EventBrite registered Homebrewers will be able to set up their equipment and brew inside the brewery or outside in a designated area.
Public Tours of the facility will be held at 1, 3 and 5pm.
There will be two educational brew talks scheduled for 2pm and 4pm.
Members from local Homebrew Clubs will be onsite to answer questions about memberships.
Lift Bridge Beer will be available for purchase!
Food will be available for purchase!
- Live music by Scrapegoat Skin and Bones will be playing from 1pm-4pm.
You must SIGN UP to brew at the brewery on EventBrite. For this year, we will host up to 12 brewers.
The unload/load area will be AFTER 10am through the BACK DOOR of the brewery.
Set up will be inside the brewery and/or in a designated spot in our parking lot (weather depending).
Invite your friends/family to help you brew!!
You may bring your own equipment, chairs, tents.
Brewing water and cool chill water will be available.
Many people will most likely be chilling at the same time, we will run hoses with splitters to accommodate as many at a time as possible.
TO BRING HOME 5 GALLONS of WORT
You must purchase on Eventbrite to bring home wort, prior to May 6, 2017.
You will need to print off your ticket or pull it up on your mobile device.
Yes, this is a separate registration from the ticket to homebrew at the brewery.
No, you do not have to brew at the brewery in order to purchase home wort!
The wort will be ready at approximately 4pm, you must be there to fill your vessel and bring it home that day. YOU MUST CHECK IN YOUR CARBOY (plastic preferred) BY 2PM! We will have a system in place so you'll get your carboys back and in order.
You will need to bring or purchase a CLEAN vessel to carry your wort home.
You will need to purchase your own yeast to ferment your wort at home.
Invite your whole crew to attend and be part of the fun!
You are welcome to bring/host a table so guests can learn more about your club (please contact Erin).
This is the first chance to enter the contest for the Great American Beer Festival.
STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?
Want to learn more about the AHA Big Brew day? Check out their website: AHA WEBSITE BIG BREW DAY
Any other questions can be directed to Erin.Mcquay@liftbridgebrewery.com