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8th Annual Summer Beer Dabbler

August 20, 2016 | 5–9pm | CHS Field

Are you a craft beer fanatic in search of the next great beer from the best breweries around Minnesota, the Midwest, and the nation? Or curious to find out what this “craft beer thing” is all about? Or do you just love having a beer and enjoying the fresh air with a little live music? Get your tickets to the 8th Annual Summer Beer Dabbler for a one-of-a-kind craft beer experience. With more than 100 breweries sampling over 300 beers, this premier summertime craft beer festival will take place on the grass at CHS Field, the home of the St. Paul Saints. Enjoy live music, compete in the Summer Beer Dabbler Homebrew Contest, dance in the Silent Disco, and stick around a fireworks show to end with a bang.


General Admission – $45 advance, $55 day-of (if available)

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Enjoy unlimited samples of craft beer from 100 breweries from Minnesota and around the nation, live music from Nooky Jones, and activities like Silent Disco and the Homebrew Contest.

Very Important Dabbler (V.I.D.) Package – $99

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  • Ticket to the main event with all the benefits of Gen. Adm.
  • Exclusive access to the air-conditioned V.I.D. area
  • Catered meal (vegetarian option available)
  • Early beer pouring, 30 minutes prior to the general public in the V.I.D. area
  • Additional V.I.D. restrooms, tables, and chairs
  • Limited Edition Beer Dabbler Event T-Shirt

Designated Driver – $20

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Enjoy all the live music, entertainment and activities, plus non-alcoholic refreshments. Empty and sealed water bottles are allowed into the festival

Very Important Designated Driver (V.I.D.D.) Package – $50

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Includes entrance to event and the air-conditioned V.I.D. area, special Designated Driver refreshments, catered meal, additional V.I.D. amenities, limited edition event T-shirt, Silent Disco, and other fun activities.

Event T-Shirt – $25 (or $15 with purchase of GA ticket)

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Get your hands on a limited edition event T-shirt featuring the Summer Beer Dabbler 2016 poster art by local artist, DWITT. Just $15 with purchase of a general admission ticket.

Retail Ticket Outlets

General Admission tickets for Summer Beer Dabbler are available (CASH ONLY) at the following retail locations:

Beer Dabbler Store (1095 7th St. W., St. Paul, MN) – All Summer Beer Dabbler ticket options available at this location

Ale Jail – 1787 St Clair Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105

Elevated Beer Wine and Spirits – 4135 Hiawatha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406

Elevated Beer Wine and Spirits – 2141 4th St, White Bear Lake, MN 55110

Stinson Wine, Beer, and Spirits – 2315 18th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418

Thomas Liquors – 1941 Grand Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105

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