With all of the fairs, festivals, and fiestas going on year-round, there is always something fabulous to do in Wisconsin. Check back often as we're adding new events as soon as we get them.

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Milwaukee Brewfest

July 26, 2014 - Milwaukee (map)

Milwaukee will host its fifth annual 2014 Milwaukee Brewfest on Saturday, July 26th. Milwaukee Brewfest will be held at the Old Coast Guard Pavilion Park on Milwaukee’s lakefront. This prime location offers a beautiful view of Lake Michigan and McKinley Marina. Location also has ample parking.

In addition to unlimited sampling of hundreds of craft beers, micro brews, and ciders from around the world, there will also be a number of other on-site activities... musical performances, silent auction and games to benefit our charities, a variety of food for purchase from local restaurants and vendors

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Mixology 101 with Bacardi

July 28, 2014 - Milwaukee (map)

Shake it! Stir It! Drink It! In this unique hands-on mixology class lead by Matt Tiddes, a Bacardi Master Bar Apprentice, participants will learn to craft their own delicious summer cocktails. Bar nibbles provided by MOTOR® to cleanse the pallet. Tickets are $32 00 (all-inclusive) and can be purchased by phone at 414-287-2779, online at or in person at MOTOR®. Tickets cannot be refunded and reservations are required.

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Great Taste of the Midwest

August 9, 2014 - Madison (map)

The Great Taste of the Midwest is one of the premier beer festivals in the United States. The Great Taste features over one hundred fifty of the Midwest’s finest craft brewers at beautiful Olin Park overlooking Lake Monona in Madison, Wisconsin.

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Great Lakes Brew Fest

September 13, 2014 - Racine (map)

The Great Lakes Brew Fest is in its 9th year and will feature unlimited sampling of more than 250 craft beers and sodas from nearly 100 brewers on the beautiful shore of Lake Michigan. All paid attendees will receive a souvenir tasting glass. Food served by local restaurants will be available for purchase. The festival also features live music including performances by the world renowned Kilties Drum and Bugle Corps.

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Thirsty Troll Brew Fest

September 13, 2014 - Mount Horeb (map)

This intimate beer sampling features 25 craft brewers serving over 100 different beers. Live Music. Food served by area civic organizations. Get your picture taken with Jorgen the Thirsty Troll! Festivities run from 1-5pm on Saturday. Don’t miss this signature event in Mount Horeb.

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Egg Harbor AleFest

September 20, 2014 - Egg Harbor (map)

Join us in beautiful Door County for the Egg Harbor AleFest. Enjoy craft beers from 40 different brewers. There will be more than 100 different craft beers to sample. Bring your friends for a fun day of tasting and sampling. It's ale we be drinkin.

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Rails & Ales Brewfest

September 20, 2014 - Green Bay (map)

Stroll among the Museum's historic trains while sampling dozens of craft beers, fine wines and food prepared by local chefs!

Unlike other beer events, the Rails & Ales Brewfest allows you to converse casually with brewers and learn about their products as the number of tickets is limited. Enjoy unlimited craft beer, wine and food samples and take home a souvenir pint glass.

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Wisconsin Oktoberfest

September 27, 2014 - Wausau (map)

Witness spectacular fall colors and meet Wisconsin’s best craft brewers in Wausau, WI Saturday, September 27th, 2014 for the Wisconsin Brewmaster’s Oktoberfest. The Wisconsin Beer Lovers Festival series exploits the beauty of central Wisconsin and the exceptional hospitality of area restaurants.

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21st Annual Quivey's Grove Beer Fest

October 4, 2014 - Madison (map)

In keeping with our tradition of serving great beer, Quivey's Grove invites you to celebrate the brewers of great beer at our annual beer festival. Music by Westside Andy and the Mel Ford Blues band from 1:00 pm till 5:00 pm. For our 21st anniversary we have 46 breweries with over 100 beers for sampling. Food from our outdoor smoke roaster available from noon till four.

A portion of the proceeds benefits Madison Metro Jaycees, and a local charity.

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Ice Cold Beer Festival

January 10, 2015 - Minocqua (map)

The Wisconsin Beer Lovers Festival series is headed to Minocqua, WI, January 10th, 2015. Immerse yourself in one of our states true winter wonderlands. A premier all-Wisconsin craft beer and tasting festival, featuring selections from 45+ breweries, highlighting “Winter Warmer” styles of beer, endless chili samples, live music and a spectacular sweepstake prize for a lucky WiBL member.

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