Beer Dabbler

Join us for an annual tradition like none other—the 6th Annual Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival. With craft beer from 120+ breweries, live music, gourmet food from local food trucks, and a flurry of winter activities, Minnesota’s biggest outdoor beer festival is an experience not to be missed. Held in partnership with St. Paul Winter Carnival, the festival is a true celebration of winter in Minnesota.

This event is held January 24, 2015; gates open at 3 pm, Beer from 3:30–7:30 pm.

The festival returns to the Mighty Midway at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds with access to the HEATED Coliseum where Lunds & Byerly’s will be hosting a free Meat and Cheese Showcase featuring samples from 30 artisan meat and cheese makers.

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Very Important Dabbler (V.I.D.)

Commemorative Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival 2015 Sampling Glass
Exclusive access to the HEATED V.I.D. Tent
Early beer pouring starting at 3pm inside the V.I.D. Tent
Exclusive access to special or rare beers inside the V.I.D. Tent
Limited Edition Beer Dabbler Winter Hat
Hot meal (Vegetarian option available)
Samples of hundreds of craft beers from 120+ local, regional, and national breweries
Live music on the Big Wood Brewery Stage
Access to local food trucks (food not included in ticket price)
Access to the Coliseum
Fun winter activities
Silent Disco

General Admission 

Commemorative Beer Dabbler Winter Carnival 2015 Sampling Glass
Samples of hundreds of craft beers from 120+ local, regional, and national breweries
Live music on the Big Wood Brewery Stage
Access to local food trucks (food not included in ticket price)
Access to the HEATED Coliseum
Fun winter activities
Silent Disco