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ABR Tours, Seminars and Music

While beer is center stage this weekend at ABR, organizers offer great music, beer seminars and tours to compliment your drinking experience, all included in the price of your ticket


Moderated by Michael Agnew, Minnesota’s first Certified Cicerone and man behind A Perfect Pint. More info about the seminars and tour can be found here.

1:15p New Brews on the Block
2p Wood Aged Beer
2:45p Homebrewing 101
3:30p Wild Beer
4:15p Ask a Brewer

Historic Grain Belt Brewery Tours

Join Doug Hoverson, Minnesota brewery historian and author of the popular book Land of Amber Waters, for a tour of the grounds of the Grain Belt brewery. Tours at 1:30, 2:15, 3:45

Music (more info about the bands here.)

1:00 pm Traditional Bagpipe Opener – Dennis Skrade & Thom Nolan
1:30 pm Southside Aces
2:45 pm Lynhurst
4:00 pm A Night In The Box

Acoustic Side Stage

2:15 pm Tony Magee
3:30 pm The Kin Folk Choir