Limited-release beers, world-class breweries, unlimited pours, and live music in Minneapolis-St. Paul on April 14, 2018.


With more than 220 beers from 80+ breweries from Minnesota and beyond, we’re committed to providing a taproom experience for attendees. Each brewery has been asked to bring a taproom-only beer and/or a rare limited-release option. The event will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center Hall E.



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All proceeds donated to Twin Cities Habitat For Humanity.

Thank you to our 2017 breweries for making such a great event possible!

Presenting Sponsors

Twin Cities Habitat For Humanity

Twin Cities Habitat builds, rehabs, and repairs homes, educates families about homeownership, provides mortgage counseling, and advocates for affordable housing.


93X is Minnesota's ROCK Station.

Craft Beer & Brewing

Craft Beer and Brewing Magazine is the premium magazine for people who love to drink and make great beer. We are a collaboration of homebrewers and beer lovers from Fort Collins.


Kalmbach Publishing Co.

Kalmbach is a leading enthusiast media Co. which produces magazines, books, websites, digital products and consumer events from Waukesha, WI.


Silver Sponsor

Hoppy Trolley

Hoppy Trolley’s brewery tours are fun, safe, and affordable for all! Ours tours are priced so you can join us time and again!


Bronze Sponsor

Northern Brewer

Home brewing supplies, winemaking supplier, and beer brewing equipment since 1993.


Safe Driving Partner


Driving You & Your Car Home. Safe.


Exhibiting Partners

Superior Switchel

An independent, owner-operated MN business making historically thirst quenching switchel for active people!

The 16oz Society

We design and print our shirts in small batches, like the beer we love!


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Clear Health Chiropractic

Our goal is to bring easy access to the number one drug free and all natural healthcare profession in the world.



Introducing ClearVia, a new clinically-tested proprietary probiotic blend that helps your body metabolize alcohol while you sleep so you can wake up clear and sharp.

International Cigars

Our cigars are rolled fresh, just for your event, and many are rolled in front of you! Bringing skills and traditions from the old days in the DR, each cigar is hand rolled

Sota Clothing

Sota clothing's online store offers Minnesota themed and inspired clothing.

Sweet Me Creamery

At Sweet Me we believe life’s sweetest moments call for the very best ice cream. That's why Sweet Me Creamery comes in flavor combinations crafted from pure milk, sweet cream and only the best gourmet ingredients.


Northern Ale Guide

We help taprooms and craft beer drinkers find each other and build a community around a shared pride for good beer. By purchasing the Ale Guide for only $25, you get BOGO pints at over 42 partner taprooms.