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2016 Lincoln Beerfest
Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Join us for the 5th Annual Haymarket Park Beer Fest on Saturday, July 30, 2016.  Enjoy a night of Lincoln Saltdogs Baseball while you sample local, regional, and national beers.  The 2016 Haymarket Park Beer Fest features 24 breweries and over 100 different types of beer to sample and enjoy!

States represented at the 2016 Beer Fest are California, New York, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Colorado, Kansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois, Hawaii, and of course Nebraska!

  • 4:30 p.m. – V.I.P. Tasting Session
  • 5:30 p.m. – General Admission Entry
  • 6:35 p.m. – St. Paul Saints vs Lincoln Saltdogs

*Beer Fest will continue during the Saltdogs Game (typically until the 6th or 7th inning).

$20 – ADVANCED TICKET

  • Entry into Haymarket Park
  • Unlimited Beer Tastings
  • A Souvenir Tasting Glass
  • Saltdogs Baseball Game Ticket
    (Lower Reserved Seating)

$40 – V.I.P. TICKET

  • Early access to Haymarket Park
  • Exclusive V.I.P. Tasting Session
  • Unlimited Beer Tastings
  • Souvenir Tasting Glass
  • Full access to the Beer Fest
  • Saltdogs Baseball Game Ticket
  • Catered Meal during the Saltdogs game
    (limited to first 250 people)
2016 PARTICIPATING BREWERIES

10 Barrel

10 BARREL BREWING CO.

Bend & Portland, OR / Boise, ID

List of Beers – coming soon

BALLAST POINT BREWING & SPIRITS

San Diego, CA

List of Beers – coming soon

Blue-Blood-Brewing-Co

BLUE BLOOD BREWING COMPANY

Lincoln, NE

Kompagnon Kölsch
4.2% ABV  |  15 IBU

Wicked Snout Farmhouse Ale
6.4% ABV  |  30 IBU

All Hopped Up IPA
6.5% ABV  |  60 IBU

6-4-3 Double Play Pilsner
5.5% ABV  |  20 IBU

bluepint

BLUE POINT BREWERY

Patchogue, NY

List of Beers – coming soon

Bottle-Rocket-Brewing-Company

BOTTLE ROCKET BREWING COMPANY

Seward, NE

List of Beers – coming soon

BRICKWAY BREWERY & DISTILLERY

Omaha, NE

List of Beers – coming soon

DEFIANCE BREWING CO.

Hays, KS

Fuzzy Knuckles
Imperial Stout | 10.0% ABV

Thrasher
Session IPA | 4.5% ABV

Willy Nilly
Golden | 5.0% ABV

Gutch
Mild | 5.0% ABV

ElysianLogo

ELYSIAN BREWING

Seattle, WA

List of Beers – coming soon

Empyrean-Brewing-Co

EMPYREAN BREWING COMPANY

Lincoln, NE

List of Beers – coming soon

FARNAM HOUSE BREWING COMPANY

Omaha, NE

Berliner Weisse
Berliner Weisse | 4.0% ABV

Unsullied Pilsner
German Pilsner | 5.0% ABV

Zomer Wit
Belgian Wit | 5.1% ABV

Maibock
German Lager | 7.0% ABV

Biere de Garde
Belgian Farmhouse Ale | 6.3% ABV

Get-Lost-Brewing-Company

GET LOST BREWING COMPANY

Lincoln, NE

Great Wit Shark
Belgian Style White Ale  |  4.8% ABV  |  15 IBU
This Belgian style ale gets it’s characteristic ‘white’ color from large amounts of wheat and oats.  Finished with orange peel and coriander.

Behind the Setting Sun
Sour Pale Ale  |  4.8% ABV  |  22 IBU
Pucker up, this pale ale starts sour and finishes with flavors of melon and strawberry. Featuring Huell Melon hops from Germany.

E.R.C
Hybrid/Experimental  |  5.8% ABV  |  26 IBU
This malt forward beer blends Norwegian and American brewing traditions.  Eastern Red Cedar (aka Juniper) is infused in all brewing water.  A blend of of American hops that are pine and citrus forward are used to compliment the juniper.  Fermented with a Norwegian farmhouse yeast called Kveik.

GOOSE ISLAND BEER CO.

Chicago, IL

List of Beers – coming soon

INFUSION BREWING COMPANY

Omaha, NE

List of Beers – coming soon

KEG CREEK BREWING CO.

Glenwood, IA

Apricot Wheat
Wheat | 5.0% ABV

Waseya Cream Ale
Cream Ale | 4.8% ABV

SIPA
Pale Ale | 4.6% ABV

Peloton
Tart Saison | 8.8% ABV

KINKAIDER BREWING COMPANY

Broken Bow, NE

List of Beers – coming soon

KONA BREWING COMPANY

Kailua-Kona, HI

List of Beers – coming soon

Lincoln-Lagers

LINCOLN LAGERS

Lincoln, NE

Home Brewers Bringing Beers –

  • Patrick & Shaun McCabe
  • Chris Evans
  • Jared Mills
  • Patrick O’Brian
  • Amey Patwardhan
  • Doung Finke
  • Adam Johnson

NEBRASKA BREWING COMPANY

Papillion, NE

List of Beers – coming soon

OSKAR BLUES BREWERY

Longmont, CO

List of Beers – coming soon

SHOCK TOP BREWERY

Fort Collins, CO

List of Beers – coming soon

Spilker-Ales

SPILKER ALES

Cortland, NE

Sonar Botanic Punch
Notes of stone fruit, spring forest and citrus

Sonar Tropic Grunge
Notes of earth, spice and pine

Technique Double Pale Ale
A proper strength to mind your P’s & Q’s. Improper amounts of hops.

SUMMIT BREWING COMPANY

St Paul, MN

List of Beers – coming soon

TALLGRASS BREWING CO.

Manhattan, KS

List of Beers – coming soon

…many more breweries coming soon, stay tuned!
PAST EVENT PHOTOS
FAQ

Is this Event 21 and Up?
Yes, no rugrats allowed.
Only persons 21 years or older with a valid ID can enter Haymarket Park- No exceptions.

Can I Bring My Pet?
No, pets will not be allowed into Haymarket Park.

Can I Bring My Own Cup or Beer Mug?
No, you will receive a souvenir tasting glass when you enter Haymarket Park.

How Big Are the Servings?
Tastings are estimated to be 3 oz.

What Should I Bring to the Haymarket Park Beer Fest?
No outside drinks or food may be allowed in the Haymarket Park Beer Fest grounds.  Food will be available for purchase within the park.  Cash and Credit Cards are accepted.  Drinking on an empty stomach is never a good idea, so have something to eat either before or during the event.

What are the Non-Alcoholic Options at the Haymarket Park Beer Fest?
Water stations can be found throughout Haymarket Park.  Soda and other non-alcoholic products will be available, and is included with your ticket to the event.

When does Beer Fest end?
Beer Fest does continue during the Lincoln Saltdogs Game.  You can move freely between the event and the rest of the stadium during the game.  Beer Fest typically lasts until about the 6th or 7th inning of the baseball game, depending on the pace of the baseball game and how much beer the breweries have remaining.

What Happens if it Rains?
The Haymarket Park Beer Fest will take place rain or shine!

2016 BEER FEST SPONSORS

1240AM-KFOR