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Lakefront Brewery [edit]
1872 N. Commerce St.
Milwaukee, WI 53212
(414) 372-8800
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Expert tour guides take you on an intimate tour of this fascinating regional craft brewery. Sample the suds as you take in the tour, and learn first hand how Lakefront makes its fine beers. Minors and non-beer drinkers are welcome to the non-alcoholic Golden Maple Root Beer.
 
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April 28, 2017
Beer Titans History Bus Tour

Discover the German brewing heritage Milwaukee has deep in it's veins. Lakefront Brewery, at the foot of Brewer's Hill, is the departure point every Friday. We'll visit some historic beer sights before arriving at the Best Place at Pabst Brewery for their history tour. When you've finished your pint and the tour is over, we'll head to our next tour at Miller Brewing Co. which covers the brewing process, Miller's history and a beer tasting. We'll depart Miller for a visit to a few more sights before finishing off the tour at the Brown Bottle Bar and Restaurant at the Schlitz Brewing complex for a pint, appetizers and history discussion. You'll be dropped off at Lakefront Brewery after getting your fill of history so you can get with the times and try some local craft beer!

April 29, 2017
River North Beer Tour

Board the bus with Hop Head Tours to check out a set of 2017's newest and hottest breweries! We'll pick you up at Lakefront Brewery, at the foot of Brewer's Hill, and start off the tour. Our first stop, Good City Brewing, features a tour and tasting led by brewery staff. We'll depart the East Side for Riverwest for a stop at Black Husky Brewing, a transplant from Pembine, WI! You'll get your choice of two 7-oz beer to sample while being led on a walk through of the brewery and hear the story of Howler the Husky. From there, we'll head up the road to Bavarian Bierhaus which has made it's home at the former Bavarian Inn. This contemporary German style beerhall features German and American style beer paired with traditional German fare with a new American twist. A 1/2 liter of beer or a four sample flight is included and time for guests to order a meal. When everyone's bellies are full, we'll get you back to the heart of it all, Lakefront Brewery where you can opt to experience their famous tour or get a beer at your leisure. $60/person

April 29, 2017
Suds and Spirits Bus Tour

Join Hop Head Tours to experience Milwaukee's blossoming craft beer and spirits scene! We'll pick you up at Lakefront Brewery, at the foot of Brewer's Hill, and start off the tour with a few history sights.

Our first stop, Milwaukee Ale House, features our knowledgeable Tour Ambassador leading you through a guided beer tasting and a tour of their brewing facility. We'll depart the 3rd Ward for a short drive to the 5th Ward, which is blowing up with beer and spirits!

Next, you'll get a cocktail, tour and tasting at Great Lakes Distillery. From there, we'll head down the road to Brenner Brewing Co. for your choice of a pint of beer or 3 sample flight. After you've had your fill of local beer and spirits, we'll drop you off at Lakefront Brewery where you can enjoy the rest of your afternoon sippin' on their wonderful beer and who knows, maybe even order their famous cheese curds! $65/person

May 5, 2017
Milwaukee Beer Experience Tour

Get the full experience of the “Beer Capital of the World” on this special tour! Enjoy history narration on the bus as we visit the sites of the old Beer Barons including a stop for a tour at the Best Place at Pabst Brewery. You’ll be led on a history tour of one of the former largest breweries in the world with a pint of beer in hand. Back on the bus and we’ll head to Good City Brewing, a recent addition to the Milwaukee beer scene where our Tour Ambassadors will lead you on a guided beer tasting exploring the origins of the historic beer styles that Good City recreates. From there, we’ll take you to Lakefront Brewery for their famous, and hilarious, brewery tour with sampling throughout and a souvenir pint glass to take home. You’ll finish the tour just in time for their Friday Night Fish Fry! Itinerary: • 12:15 pm: Check in begins at our bus parked on the street outside Lakefront Brewery. • 12:30 pm: Depart Lakefront Brewery. • 1:00 pm: Best Place at Pabst Brewery for a history tour and beer. • 2:45 pm: Good City Brewing for a guided beer tasting. • 3:45 pm: Lakefront Brewery for a tour, sampling and souvenir pint glass. • 4:30 pm: Tour concludes.

May 7, 2017
Beer, Cheese and Beer Garden Tour

What is more quintessentially Wisconsin than Beer, Cheese and Beer Gardens!? This tour has it all! The tour will begin by exploring why Milwaukee is known as the “Beer Capital of the World” with history narrated as we visit the sites of the Beer Barons. Our first stop, Wisconsin Cheesemart and Uber Taproom, will feature a guided tasting of beer and cheese pairings. From there, we’ll head to Sprecher Brewery to sample beer and learn how they make their wonderful beer and sodas. On to the Estabrook Beer Garden where the history of Beer Gardens in Germany and Wisconsin will will be discussed over a half liter of beer. Now it doesn’t get more Wisconsin than that! Itinerary: • 12:15 pm: Check in begins at our bus parked on the street outside Lakefront Brewery. • 12:30 pm: Depart Lakefront Brewery. • 1:00 pm: Wisconsin Cheesemart for a guided tasting of beer and cheese pairings. • 2:00 pm: Sprecher Brewery for a tour, sampling and souvenir glass. • 3:00 pm: Estabrook Beer Garden for a 1/2 liter of beer and history discussion. (In the event of rain, we will visit the nearby Bavarian Bierhaus, a contemporary German style beer hall and microbrewery). • 4:30 pm: Return to Lakefront Brewery. $65/person



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