Events

Events

LBG members put on and attend a number of events throughout the year. The guild’s signature event, Brewfest, is held each September at Clinton Lake.
Join

Join

The LBG welcomes homebrewers of all experience levels. Guild members enjoy a number of benefits with their membership, including access to rental equipment, bulk buying and a library of resources, special discounts at local stores, sponsored beer trips and tours and more.
About Us

About Us

The Lawrence Brewers Guild, established in 1995, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the enjoyment of homebrewing and to promote the responsible use of alcoholic beverages. The guild meets the second Thursday of every month for a business meeting, featured beer tasting and seminar.
Latest entries
Great Nebraska Beer Fest

Great Nebraska Beer Fest

The LBG took a bus trip on Aug. 23 to the Great Nebraska Beer Fest in Papillion. The trip included stops at Nebraska Brewing Co., Farnam House Brewing Co. and the festival at Werner Park. Ten members donated kegs and poured beer at the guild’s booth.
August Meeting

August Meeting

The LBG met Aug. 14 for its monthly meeting. A swap meet of brewing-related items took place before the meeting. Member Chris Stenger led the tasting on brown ales. Member Frank Dillon led a seminar on kegging.
Great Taste of the Midwest

Great Taste of the Midwest

Several LBG members attended Great Taste of the Midwest on Aug. 9 in Madison, Wis. The festival is the second longest-running craft beer festival in North America, featuring more than 150 breweries and nearly 1,000 beers.
Free State Brewing Co. Open House

Free State Brewing Co. Open House

Several LBG members attended Free State Brewing Co.’s open house of its production facility on July 19. The event celebrated Free State’s 25th anniversary downtown and the fifth anniversary of the production facility in east Lawrence.
Mugs for Juggs X

Mugs for Juggs X

Many LBG members attended the 10th annual Mugs for Juggs, hosted by Kim and Andy Booth, near Lawrence on July 12. The event featured numerous beers, food, entertainment and “Nicki,” a pink retired Lawrence Fire Department truck that travels to various locations to spread awareness of all types of cancer in women. Mugs for Juggs...
July Meeting

July Meeting

The LBG met July 10 for its monthly meeting. The featured tasting was English ales.