Tour Price Includes:
A Souvenir Pint Glass
Four 6 oz pours of beer
A Queen is Chosen
Meet the Ladies We're gonna do it!
Must be 21 or under supervision of parent or legal guardian.
All patrons on the premise must be 21 with a valid ID or under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian. Aunts, uncles, brothers, and sisters are not legal guardians.
For non-beer drinkers, Lakefront's Golden Maple Root Beer as well as Coke products are available.
Our brewery tours last approximately 45 minutes and are geared towards adults. Kids and families are welcome on the tour but at their own discretion.
12 and under do not require a ticket but must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
All ticket sales are final. We do not offer refunds for any tickets purchased. We will not issue sample tokens for groups with unused tour tickets.
Each brewery tour can have up to 60 people. We presell 45 tickets online and will take 15 people that walk-up for the tour. Walk-up tickets are only available on a first-come first-served basis. If more than 15 people walk-up for the tour, we will sell tickets to them for the next available tour. Walk-up tickets will not be sold in advance for any tours later in the day and everyone in your party must be present to recieve a ticket. We reserve the right to increase online tickets beyond 45 as business requires.
Saturdays: All 60 tour tickets will be sold online for every tour, every Saturday.
Please Note: Any online tickets that did not sell on any given day will be closed out and sold as walk-up tickets on a first-come, first-served basis. Call for ticket availability.
Weekday Tours (Mon - Thur) $9
Please note that we are in production during the week and cannot go through the entire brewery on these days.
Weekend Tours (Fri - Sun) $11
These tours go through the entire brewery as we are usually not in production. Friday evening & Saturday tours are always busy, and generally always sell out. Saturday tours are only sold online. Please use our online ticketing service through this website to purchase any tickets for Saturday. Friday night tours offer 15 walk-up tickets for each tour. Any online tour tickets that didn't sell on any given day become available as walk-up tickets the day of. Please arrive early to have a chance at these tickets.
Tours in Spanish
(Tours en Español)
We are proud to announce that our nationally renowned brewery tour is now available in Spanish! Contact Omega at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and availability as they must be booked in advance.
¡Estamos muy orgullosos de ofrecerles a nuestros clientes hispanohablantes la posibilidad de hacer un recorrido de nuestra cervecería famosa en español! Favor de ponerse en contacto con Omega directamente (email@example.com) para más información o para organizar de antemano su visita en español.
Did you get yourself some free tour passes?
Lucky you! These are not easy to find! Reservations must be made and paid for in advance when using these tickets. Click here to reserve your spot(s) and the total cost will be refunded upon arrival after presenting said tour passes. You can also take your chances on walk-up tickets, but we cannot promise space for you, especially on the weekends.
If you'd like to ensure your spot on a specific tour, 45 online advance tickets are available for each tour. These tickets can be purchased through this website. If online tickets are sold out, 15 walk-up tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis with the exception of Saturday tours. These tours are completely sold online. Our online ticketing software incurs a $1.00 online ticketing fee for each online ticket. We reserve the right to increase online tickets beyond 45 as business requires.
Please Note: Any online tickets that did not sell on any given day will be sold as walk-up tickets on a first-come, first-served basis the day of. All online ticket sales are final and cannot be refunded.
Mini Tours on Saturdays $8
Saturdays are a unique day at the brewery as we put all of our tour tickets online and we usually sell out. Due to the tours selling out, we now offer mini tours. These occur 5 minutes after the hour, every hour. This tour still includes the free samples, souvenir pint glass, and beer coupon but is much shorter, doesn't include as many bad jokes, and gives you more time to enjoy our award-winning brews. Although the tour does not go down into the brewery, much of what the tour guide will be talking about can be seen through large windows. These tours are not available for pre-purchase and only occur when regular tours are sold out.
Technical Tours $40
Lakefront Brewery now offers technical tours on Sundays at 11:00AM. This tour is geared toward any home brewer or beer drinking aficionado but welcomes any beer knowledge enthusiast. The tour will be led by one of our experts and will last approximately 90 minutes. It is the only Lakefront tour where you will be up close and personal with the equipment learning exactly how we make our beer. It will conclude with a 90 minute food pairing that will feature specific Lakefront beers which complement our chef's selection of local and national cheese, meat, fruit, chocolate and coffee. All participants must be at least 21 years of age. This tour is limited to a small number of people so they have an increased chance of selling out. All ticketing is done through our website and is not available for purchase the day of.
Please note: Closed toed shoes are required, no exceptions. Techincal Tours are subject to cancellation due to low ticket sales. If necessary, you will be contacted the Thursday before the tour regarding said cancellation. Additionally, these prices do not include gratuity for our hard working technical guides, if you felt you received an exemplary experience, tipping is encouraged.
On weekdays, a private tour requires a minimum of 20 people or $180 and occurs on the half hour. The cost of the tour is $9 per person during the week. On weekends, public tours without sales can be bought out and require a minimum of 50 people or $550. The cost of the tour is $11 per person on the weekends. We cannot host private tours on Saturday's. Private tours include four, 6 oz. samples of beer, a souvenir pint glass to take home, as well as a beer coupon for a Lakefront pint elsewhere. The tours last approximately 45 minutes. All attendees must be 21 or accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Using Lakefront Gift Cards for Brewery Tours
Unfortunately, our gift card system isn't connected to our online ticketing software. Therefore, if looking to grab spots in advance, we ask that reservations are made and paid for ahead of time here. We will then refund the total cost of your purchase upon arrival and swipe your gift card for that amount. You can also use gift cards on walk-up tickets, but we cannot promise space for you, especially on the weekends. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
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Beer On Us
Ready for a free beer?
After the tours, we offer our tourists a "Beer On Us". You can take our dated coupons to any of the fine establishments listed on the coupon for a free Lakefront Brewery beer. All tours before 4PM receive our Day Coupon redeemable before 6PM. Tours from 4PM on will receive our night coupon redeemable before 10PM.