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    Beers, Bar Food & Bands

    Saturday, September 8th from 3pm to 8pm

  • Local, Regional and Imported Breweries

    Over 40 Breweries

    From Local, Regional & Imported

  • Live Rock Music

    Live Rock Music From

    Darin Larner Trio, Off The Ledge, LOA & Vandalay

  • Atwater Brewery
  • Blake's Hard Cider
  • Elk Brewing
  • Lansing Brewing Co
  • Dimes Brewhouse
  •  Eagle Monk Brewery & Pub
  • Latitude 42 Brewing Co
  • American Fifth Spirits
  • Old Nation Brewing Company
  • Michigrain Distillery
  • Arcadia Ales
  • Perrin Brewing Co.
  • Saugatuck Brewing Co
  • Northern Naturals Cider House & Winery
  • St. Ambrose Cellars
  • Looking Glass Brewing Company
  • Arbor Brewing Company
  • Crankers Brewery
  • Tapistry Brewing Co
  • Ellison Brewery
  • Long Road Distillers
  • Red Cedar Spirits
  • Grand Armory Brewing Company

    Beers, Bar Food and Bands presented by Michigan Licensed Beverage Association

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    The 1st Annual Beers, Bar Food and Bands is on September 8th from 3pm to 8pm. (VIP at 2pm). Beers, Bar Food and Bands is the replacement festival for Beerfest at the Ballpark Fall that was cancelled last year. It is an outdoor beer, cider and spirits festival with live rock bands it main feature is having a chance to sample the best local bar food. The fest is hosted in the heart of Downtown Lansing at Adado Riverfront Park across from Lansing Community College.

    Adado Riverfront Park
    201 E Shiawassee St,
    Lansing, MI 48933

    Attendees will have the opportunity to taste 150+ craft beers from 40 breweries in addition to ciders, meads, spirits. This festival will feature an extensive Belgian and German beer section. 

    All food will be provided by Lansing area bars. We are picking the bars that have the best food and having those bars be the food vendors at the festival. Our goal is to have 15 different bars providing a wide range of food options. 

    Are you coming from out of the area and need a hotel?

    Staybridge Suites Okemos is offering a special room rate for Batb at $139 per night for studio suites.
    This is the link for more information about the hotel: www.staybridge.com/okemosmi

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    Who's Coming To Beers, Bar Food and Bands:

    Local Breweries:

    Arcadia Ales, Atwater Brewery, Crankers Brewery, Dimes Brewhouse, Eagle Monk Brewery & Pub, Elk Brewing Co., Ellision Brewery, Grand Armory Brewing Co., Lansing Brewing Co., Latitude 42 Brewing Co., Looking Glass Brewing Co., Old Nation Brewing Co., Pigeon Hill Brewing Co., Perrin Brewing Co., Saugatuck Brewing Co., and Tapistry Brewing Co. 

    REGIONAL Breweries: 

    Alaskan Brewing Co., Black Cloister Brewery, Cascade Brewing, Cigar City Brewing, Clown Shoes Beer, Deschutes Brewery, Great Lakes Brewing Co., New Belgium Brewing Co., Sierra Nevada & Stone Brewing Co.

    Import Breweries:


    Augustiner, Ayinger Brewery, Erdinger, Hacker-Pschorr, Hofbrauhaus, Schofferhofer, Spaten, Warsteiner & Weihenstephaner

    Brasserie Artisanale de Rulles, Brouwerij Kerkom, Brouwerij Den Hopperd, Brouwerij De Meester, Brouwerij De Leite, Delirium, Duchesse Bourgogne, Gulden Draak, Lindeman, Westmalle, Orval, Rochefort & Rodenbach

    Cideries, Distilleries & Meaderies:

    American Fifth Spirits, Blake's Hard Cider, Long Road Distillers, Michigrain Distillery, Northern Natural Cider House and Winery, Red Cedar Spirits,  St. Ambrose Cellars & Virtue Ciders 

    Ticket Info:

    In every festival ticket includes entry to the Festival, Logo Tasting Glass, 10 or 15 Tasting Tickets. Each tasting ticket is redeemable for a 3oz pour of one of the 150+ beers and ciders. More expensive beers, cider, meads and spirits will require two or three tickets. Additional tickets will be available for purchase at the festival for $1 per extra drink tickets.

    Food Tickets:

    Food Tickets are sold separately 1 ticket for $1. The tickets that come with are festival ticket can only be used on alcohol. You will be able to purchase food tickets at the festival. 

    Extra Drink Tickets:

    1 ticket for $1. 

    Advanced Ticket: $30

    Entry at 3pm, Logo Sampling Glass, 10 Sampling Tickets – 3oz each

    VIP Ticket: $40 

    Early Entry at 2pm, Logo Sampling Glass, 15 Sampling Tickets - 3oz each

    Tickets at Gate: $40 

    Entry at 3pm, Logo Sampling Glass, 10 Sampling Tickets – 3oz each

    Designated Driver Tickets: $15 

    Purchased at the gate and gets you entry into the festival. The DD you cannot consume alcohol with it. 

    *This is a Rain or Shine Event and tickets are not refundable.