Third Space Brewing
Press Release

The 5th Annual Wisconsin IPA Fest Arrives Saturday

Saturday, August 28th, Third Space Brewing welcomes 49 Wisconsin breweries and over 150 beers for a unique beer festival.

By - Aug 27th, 2021 11:42 am

The 5th Annual Wisconsin IPA Fest begins Saturday at 1:00 p.m. for a sold-out VIP hour then opens to General Admission ticketholders from 2:00-5:00p.m. Tickets are still available at and will also be available at the door until they sell out.

This year’s event features 49 breweries from throughout Wisconsin, each bringing 2-4 beers to sample. Many beers will be India Pale Ales as the name suggests, but most breweries will also bring one non-IPA to sample.

The event features a friendly competition judged by the brewers themselves. Attendees will also vote on the People’s Choice Winner.

“We created the Wisconsin IPA Fest to showcase the awesome hoppy beers brewers are making in Wisconsin” stated Third Space Brewing Company Co-Founder and President, Andy Gehl. “The coasts always get the love when it comes to IPAs but we are making great hoppy beers right here in the Midwest and we want to celebrate that in a local festival” added Gehl.

The event includes unlimited beer sampling, a Wisconsin IPA Fest Pint Glass, and a 2021 Wisconsin IPA Fest Sticker for $59. The event will also feature a make your own T-shirt station and local food trucks. Heaven’s Table BBQ, Heirloom MKE and Flower Girl & Flame will be on site with food for purchase.

The event is sponsored by Malteurop, Wisconsin Hop Exchange Growers Cooperative, Craft Industry Apparel, Beechwood Sales & Service, and the Beer Marketeers.

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