Summertime means the anticipated homecoming of the ultimate celebration of Montana craft beer, with the Tap into Montana Brew Fest returning to Livingston next month. The tantalizing showcase of the Treasure State’s best suds is set for Saturday, June 24th with tickets on sale now. Brew Fest hours are 3–8pm in Miles Park Bandshell along the roaring Yellowstone River with a special VIP hour from 2–3pm. Get ready for an afternoon of brews, local eats and live music.
Attendees will have the opportunity to sample beers from dozens of Montana breweries with great local food available for purchase from Mo’ Bowls, Stella’s Gourmet Kitchen and Silo Espresso. This year’s live entertainment will be provided by Bubba Fett at 2pm, Dammit Lauren! at 3:15pm and StiLGONE at 6pm on the bandshell stage. Stay tuned for a list of participating breweries.
Regular admission Brew Fest tickets are $35 in advance or $40 on the day of the event. Cost includes a sampler glass and unlimited samples. VIP admission is also available for $45, or $50 day of. VIPs are granted entry one hour early (2pm) to sample all their favorite brews and chat with the brewers. A special edition sampler glass is included with this ticket option. Designated drivers and those not sampling pay only $15, or $20 day of. All samplers must be 21+ with valid ID. Kids 13 and under are admitted free!
For those coming from out of town, Livingston features a number of lodging options. A shuttle service by Windrider will be available for event-goers from multiple Livingston locations, to and from the brew fest. Visit www.tapintomt.com for further event details, shuttle information, and to purchase tickets. A portion of Brew Fest proceeds will directly benefit event partners the Livingston Ice Skating Association and their sponsorship of the Park County Recreational Ice Rink. •