Great Northern Beer Festival celebrates its 10th year
Eagle River’s Great Northern Beer Festival has received confirmations from 30 breweries that will be pouring their products for festival goers at the 10th annual event, June 14 from 2 to 6 p.m. on the festival grounds of Hi-Pines Campground.
Local breweries like Eagle River’s Tribute Brewing Company and Minocqua Brewing Company will be pouring their beers at this year’s event.
For a complete list of attending breweries go to www.greatnorthernbeerfestival.com.
Advanced tickets are $30 and are available at Trig’s Cellar 70s in Eagle River, Minocqua, Rhinelander and Wausau, at the Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center, Red Eye Brewing in Wausau and Minocqua Brewing in Minocqua. To purchase online go to www.greatnorthernbeerfestival.com. Tickets may be available at the gate for $35. Designated drivers are admitted free when accompanying a paid admission. Many of the area hotels are offering a free bus shuttle for their customers.
Proceeds from the event will benefit Vilas Food Pantry, the Humane Society of Vilas County, the Olson Memorial Library Expansion Project, the Great Headwaters Trails and the Eagle River Historical Museum.