November 16 | The Ridge Hotel


November 16 | The Ridge Hotel


November 16 | The Ridge Hotel

Event Date & Time

November 16, 2019
@1:00 - 5:00 pm

Event Location

The Ridge Hotel
W4240 WI-50
Lake Geneva, WI 53147

Best Beer Fest Ever

Enjoy unlimited tastings from 35 Midwest craft breweries and distilleries, entertainment by DJ Felix Entertainment, photo booth by Ideal Impressions and more! This is going to be the best beer fest in town!

The 2019 event is SOLD OUT! We look forward to seeing everyone at the event on Saturday, November 16!

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Our 10th annual Beer & Spirits Festival is happening November 16, 2019!

Enjoy unlimited tastings from 35+ craft breweries and distilleries, entertainment, a photo booth and more!

Purchase early admission tickets to get in an hour early (12 p.m.) and get exclusive access to three breweries. PLUS – every early admission ticketholder receives a special gift! Limited early admission tickets are available, so buy yours today!

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Scroll down to view our attending breweries & distilleries!


Concessions will be available, from The Ridge Hotel, with a variety of food options.


Join us at The Ridge Hotel:

November 16 | 1 – 5 pm
W4240 WI-50
Lake Geneva, WI 53147



Tickets are on sale now! Join our email list (at the bottom of homepage) to be the first to know about special offers or event updates. 

  • $60 Early Admission Ticket
  • $45 General Admission Ticket
  • $15 Designated Driver Ticket


Event Venue

Join us on Saturday, November 16, 2019 for the Beer & Spirits Festival at The Ridge Hotel in Lake Geneva, WI.

Make the party last all weekend long – stay overnight at The Ridge!


The Ridge Hotel
W4240 WI-50, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

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Food & Beverages

Your ticket includes unlimited beer tastings from the 35 breweries & distilleries at the festival.

Concessions will be available, from The Ridge Hotel, with a variety of food options.

There will be a cash bar on-site as well.


We encourage Designated Drivers (and offer special tickets!) or the use of area shuttles and taxi services.

Lakefront Shuttle

Reservations required; Free round-trip transportation from downtown Lake Geneva hotels. Gratuities are welcome. Riders need to reserve their spots by contacting Bo McAllister at [email protected] or call 262-203-4769.

Pick Up From Downtown

  • 11:15 a.m.
  • 11:45 a.m.
  • 12:15 p.m.
  • 12:45 p.m.

Drop Off From The Ridge Hotel

  • 3:30 p.m.
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • 4:30 p.m.
  • 5:00 p.m.
  • 5:30 p.m.

Find taxi information below:

A1 Limousine & Taxi: 262-245-1400 or 262-248-2619
Delavan Taxi: 262-728-0490
Lakes Area Taxi: 262-248-4770
Senior Cab: 262-949-8294


There are a few hotels in the area that may have availability. Check out area accommodations here.

Our host hotel, The Ridge Hotel, is SOLD OUT for the weekend of our event! Please check out other area accommodations using the link below.




See below for our limited edition 2019 Beer & Spirits t-shirt, commemorating our 10 YEARS of the Beer & Spirits Festival!

Sizes range from S – 2XL, but sizes are limited. Stop by the merchandise table early to pick up yours!


  • What Is The Beer & Spirits Festival?
    Happening November 16, 2019 from 1:00-5:00 pm, this is the Geneva Lake area’s only beer and distillery tasting event. Offering unlimited sampling from over 35 breweries and distilleries, the Beer & Spirits Festival is the premier Lake Geneva beer fest! Also featuring concessions, a cash bar, merchandise, music, photo booth, raffle prizes and more…this is one festival you won’t want to miss!
  • How Many Beers Will Be Represented?
    Over 120 different beers, spirits, ciders and malt beverages will be available to taste. Early admission ticketholders will be able to sample 3 EXCLUSIVE brews available only from 12:00 pm  – 1:00 pm.
  • How Much Is The Event And What Does It Include?
    This event is limited to 1,000 attendees and will likely sell out. There are three ticket options: early admission ticket, general admission ticket, and designated driver ticket. Early admission tickets ($60) get you in one hour early (12:00 pm) and a commemorative souvenir, plus access to 3 exclusive beers that will be available from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ONLY. General admission tickets ($45) include unlimited drink samples plus a commemorative tasting glass.Designated driver tickets ($15) get you into the festival and unlimited soda samples. Designated driver ticketholders will not be able to drink any of the beer samples.  A cash bar is available on site for mixed drinks.Tickets can be purchased on this site or on Eventbrite. After purchasing, you will receive an email confirmation from us. Tickets purchased online will be printable or you can save the ticket to smartphone to be scanned.Attendees who purchase tickets over the phone or in person will be placed on the “Will Call” list at the event.

    No one under age 21 will be admitted to the festival; proper identification and a valid ticket will be required for all guests. There are no exceptions to this rule.

  • How Do I Buy Tickets?
    Tickets can be purchased online, or by calling 262-729-4471.
  • Where Is The Festival?
    The Beer & Spirits Festival will be held at The Ridge Hotel, W4240 WI-50, Lake Geneva, WI 53147. For more information on The Ridge Hotel, visit Hotel packages are coming soon. There will be only one main entrance to the festival.
    Please have your ID and tickets ready to make admittance to the festival run smoothly.
  • Is There Parking Available?
    Parking is free at The Ridge Hotel. If you are staying at another hotel, check our Transportation tab (or the Taxi question below) for area taxi information.
  • Who Can Attend?
    You must be 21 years old to attend Beer and Spirits. No one under 21 will be admitted.
    No babies or children are permitted.
    Attendees will be asked for photo identification and then given a wristband or stamp to enjoy the event. You must have a stamp to regain entry if you leave.
  • Is There A Taxi Service?
    The Lake Geneva area has several cab companies that provide service:
    A1 Limousine & Taxi: 262-245-1400 or 262-248-2619
    Delavan Taxi: 262-728-0490
    Lakes Area Taxi: 262-248-4770
    Senior Cab: 262-949-8294
  • Can I Buy A Souvenir?
    T-shirts will be available at the event, but we cannot guarantee availability of sizes. There will also be souvenir glasses, lanyards and more available for purchase at the event.
  • Will Food Be Available?
    A concession stand will be available from The Ridge Hotel.
  • What If I Have Other Questions?
    Contact us at 262-729-4471, or contact us online.


Tickets for our 2019 event are SOLD OUT! 


Designated Driver Ticket

Unlimited tastings of gourmet SODA ONLY, plus a commemorative plastic tasting cup and access to the festival amenities


Early Admission Ticket

Beat the crowd and enjoy tastings at your leisure with this early admission ticket – plus you’ll get a commemorative souvenir and *THREE* exclusive beer tastings that are only available from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.


General Admission

Get a commemorative tasting glass, unlimited samplings from 35+ craft breweries & distilleries and access to the event amenities.

2019 Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor?

Click here, or contact Ashley Duchemin at (262) 729-4471 x 102 or [email protected].

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