9th Annual Rails & Ales Brewfest - National Railroad Museum
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9th Annual Rails & Ales Brewfest

February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a memorable evening at the National Railroad Museum’s annual fundraiser!

All Aboard! Join in the National Railroad Museum’s annual Brewfest! This annual event is usually a sellout, so act fast to make it a night out to remember. You and friends will enjoy fun and camaraderie among the historic locomotives and rail cars while sampling craft beers, regional wines, and food prepared by local restaurants, & bidding on an awesome array of items, trips, fun packages, gift certificates, etc.  Must be 21 with a valid ID to attend. 

Main Event – 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. (limited to 450 attendees)
VIP Reception – 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. (limited to 40 attendees)
Standard tickets for the Main Event 
Tickets: $38 before February 16th or $45 the day of, at the door, if not sold out, which includes craft beers, regional wines, food samples from area restaurants, games, activities, music, a souvenir sampling glass, and a wide array of auction and raffle items to bid on and win! $19 of each ticket is a tax-deductible donation that helps support the Museums education, exhibits, and restoration programs.
VIP Reception Plus Main Event
Tickets: $55
Join us for premier hors d’oeuvres and exclusive beer pairings an hour before the doors open for the main event.  The reception will be held from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. inside the Museum’s Jodey Lenfestey Children’s Discovery Depot.  The food and beer samples provided will be exclusive to the VIP Reception and will not be served at the main event.  You will even become a better beer taster during an informational discussion about how the experts grade a beers hop level.  This $55 ticket also includes your admission to the Rails & Ales Brew Fest Main event following the reception.
Purchase tickets in advance CLICK HERE or buy them at the door on the day of the event (if not sold out). Must be 21 to attend and I.D. will be required at entry for all ages.

2019 Vendor List

Vintage Brewing Co.
Copper State Brewing Co.
Grumpy Troll Brew Pub
Rhinelander Brewing Co.
Badger State Brewing Co.
Stillmank Brewing Co.
Titletown Brewing Co.
Hinterland Brewery
Thumb knuckle Brewing Co.
New Glarus Brewing Co.
Mona Rose Winery
Duck Creek Vineyard & Winery
Parallel 44 Vineyard & Winery
Captain’s Walk Winery
von Stiehl Winery
Kerrigan Brothers Winery
7up & Pretzels
Marco’s Pizza
Renard’s Country Elegance
Dos Chiles
Great Harvest Bread Co.
Brown County Dairy Promotions
2018 Featured Auction Items:
• Brett Favre autographed football
• Tours and tastings from area wineries
• Brewery gift baskets and apparel
• Gift certificates to a variety of area restaurants, stores, attractions & salons
• Tickets to sporting events including the Gamblers, Admirals, and Timber Rattlers
• Hotel stays for both families and couples
• Tickets to attractions in multiple vacation destinations
• Various Railroad related items
• Jewelry


February 16
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


National Railroad Musem
2285 S Broadway
Green Bay, WI 54304 United States
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