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
Grain to Glass Belgian Homebrew Competition

Grain to Glass Belgian Homebrew Competition

LBG Member James Taylor took home first place for his saison, “Tank 47,” at Grain to Glass’ second annual Belgian Homebrew Competition. The winners were announced at the awards dinner, “Picnique Belgique,” on Sept. 5. There were 20 entries in the category. James’ wife, Tara, was the co-brewer of the beer.
September Meeting

September Meeting

The LBG met on Sept. 11 for its monthly meeting. A swap meet of brewing-related items took place before the meeting. Member Robert Dieterle led the tasting on German wheat beers.
Dwight Burnham's Auction

Dwight Burnham’s Auction

Several LBG members attended the auction of the late Dwight Burnham on Aug. 30 in Lawrence. Burnham, who died in January 2013, was a founding member of the guild and hosted the first two Brewfests in 1996 and 1997 at his house. The guild purchased the majority of Burnham’s brewing library collection.