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Montana Brewers Spring Fest in Billings

May 31, 2013


2013 Montana Brewers Spring Festival  

1st Annual Montana Brewers Spring Festival

 The Year’s Largest Collection of Montana-Made Craft Beer!

All at one location for one day!


Friday, May 31st, 2013

Billings Depot, Downtown Billings

5pm to 10 pm


 Beer Lovers, Food Lovers, Dance Lovers, Fun Lovers and Brewers

 At the Montana Brewers Spring Festival in Billings, Montana.

What:  The 1st Montana-made beer Spring Festival in Billings will serve 70 different MONTANA MADE BEERS, in bottomless 9-ounce tasting glass, from over 20 Montana Brewers Association breweries.   Committed to bringing Montana Made Beer to all corners of the state, this is the first Montana Brewers Festival to be held in Billings after successfully holding  festivals in Bozeman and Missoula.

Beer:          9oz unlimited tasting glass.

Where:      Billings Depot, Downtown Billings

When:        Friday, May 31st, 2013: 5 pm – 10:00 pm


5pm Entry              $20 in advance – $25 at gate.

4pm VIP Entry    $30 in advance – $35 at gate:  Early entry at 4pm for the Brewers VIP HourBeat the crowd and enjoy the lineup of Montana made beers and meet the brewers.

Bring your Pay Pal receipt to the Ticket Booth.  We will have your name on a Will Call list!  Simple. 

 Food:         Select local food vendors.

Music:     John Floridis – Missoula, MT 4:00 to 5:00

                    Downtime  – Billings, MT  5:30 to 7:30

Keegan Smith and the Fam – Portland, OR  8:00 to 10:00

Why:   The largest collection of Montana-made beer ever gathered in eastern Montana, its one-stop access to unique Montana brewers and their beers.  Second in breweries-per-capita, Montana is a strong contestant as one of the greatest brewing states in the country, and is NOW #2 IN THE NATION IN BREWERIES PER CAPITA.  Liquid proof of why beer sales far exceed the sales of wine and spirits combined in America.  A variety of music will be heard throughout the day and delicious food will be served.  So come join us and relax with your friends at this annual marquee celebration of Montana-made beer, at a great venue in Billings.

 The Brewers (20) and The Beers (70):


Brewery Beers Style
406 Brewing Hop Punch Extra Ale Srong Pale Ale/IPA
Imperial Decree Imperial IPA
Brown Sugar Amber Amber Ale
Beaver Creek Rusty Beaver Wheat American Wheat Ale
Red Headed IPA IPA
Bitterroot Huckleberry Honey Ale Fruit Wheat Ale
Single Hop Ale NW Stong Pale Ale
Nut Brown Ale English Brown Ale
Red Dread Imperial Red IPA
Blackfoot River Bavarian Pilsner Pilsner
Single Malt IPA American IPA
Blackfoot Double Citra IPA American/NW IPA
Blackfoot Scottish Ale Scottish Style Strong Ale
Blacksmith Citra Single IPA IPA
  Birckhouse Blonde Hefeweizen
May Day Double IPA Imperial IPA
Panty Dropper Pale Ale Pale Ale
Pulaski Porter Porter
Bowser’s Farmer’s Daughter Strawberry Blonde German Kolsch
Jalapeno Hefewiezen American Hefewiezen
Chip Off the Ol’ Scotch Scottish Style Strong Ale
Without a Paddle Porter Porter
Spring Cleaning Monster Imperial IPA
Bozone Bozone Maibock Lager Maibock/Helles Bock
The Great One Double Red Imperial or Double Red
Hopzone IPA IPA
Bozone Select Amber Ale
Bridger Vigilante IPA American IPA
Bridger Porter Porter
Draught Works That’s What She Said Cream Ale
Shadow Caster Amber Ale
Clothing Optional Pale Ale
Scepter Head IPA
Fat Jacks Blue Collar White Belgian White
Morgan’s 90 Brown Scotch Ale
Strawberry Blonde Blonde Ale
Flathead Lake Bufflehead Brown Ale American Brown Ale
The Centennial American Style IPA
Lewis and Clark Lewis and Clark Red Red Ale
Tumbleweed IPA IPA
  Miners Gold Hefeweizen
Big Belt Weizenbock
Madsion River Dropper IPA IPA
Maddy Light Light Lager
Neptunes Bozangels Light Lager
Clipper Nut Brown Nut Brown
  Chocolate Cream Porter Porter
Dirty Bird APA American Pale Ale
Outlaw The Gambler Amber Amber Ale
Pugalist Chocolate Porter Porter
Passive Aggressive Pale Ale American Pale Ale
Quarry Galen Gold Blonde Ale
Open Cab Copper Red Style Ale
Albite American Wheat American Wheat
Red Lodge Ales Czechmate Pilsner Delicious Czech
Bent Nail IPA IPA
Summer Daze Doppelweiss Bavarian Doppelweiss
Ressurection Doppelbock Doppelbock
Tamarack Blue Jay White IPA White IPA
Dog House ImpeRyeAle Imperial Amber
  Hat Trick Hop IPA American IPA
Starboard Sessions Saison Saison
Uberbrew KUHL German Kolsch
DiesePunk Coffee Coffee Porter
Wampa White IPA
Throwback IPA American IPA
Humulus Ridiculous Double IPA
Wildwood Karapiller Red Lager Red Lager
Bodacious Bock Bock
  Loquacious Duck German Doppelbock

Sponsors:  We want to thank the following sponsors for their help, efforts, and donations to the Montana Brewers to help make this event possible:

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 Tentative Schedule:

Friday, May 31st 2013

1st Annual Montana Brewers Spring Festival

Billings Depot, Billings

4:00-5pm – VIP Brewers Hour and Brew Crew Card Early Entry, Music by John Floridis

5:00pm Doors open to the public

5:30 – 7:30pm Music by Downtime

8:00– 10:00pm Music by Keegan Smith and the Fam.

10:00pm – Festival Ends

10:30pm – Load Out begins