The Ultimate Brewery Tour Experience
New Brewery Tour Experiences Are On Tap November 1st

All-Inclusive, Behind-The-Scenes Brewery Tours

If you’re looking for a fun craft beer adventure with a VIP sampling experience… you’ve come to the right place. After all, brewery tours and craft beer are our specialty! Each brewery tour is designed to showcase a select group of local breweries with a behind-the-scenes look at their facilities, their stories, and their vision for the North Shore Craft Beer Scene. This is Minnesota’s Best Brewery Tour… find out why!

Wet Your Whistle With These Craft Beer Adventures

Duluth & Beyond Brewery Tour

Enjoy a scenic ride along Lake Superior’s rugged North Shore and explore three production breweries that define the North Shore Craft Beer Scene: Earth Rider Brewery, Hoops Brewing, and Castle Danger Brewing Company.

Saturday | 11:00am – 3:00pm

Saturday Night Brewery Tour

Discover the unique flavors of Duluth’s locally crafted beer and enjoy a night out in Duluth Beer City where you’ll explore three epic breweries Bent Paddle Brewing Company, Blacklist Artisan Ales, and Canal Park Brewery.

Saturday | 5:30pm – 9:30pm

Superior Makers Experience

We’ve paired to awesome companies across the bridge to highlight Superior Makers and their stories. Explore Earth Rider Brewery and Epicurean in November & December… we’ll sip beer, learn about their business philosophies, and have a blast.

Friday | 1:30pm – 4:00pm

Taste The Twin Ports Brew Tour

This Thursday night sampler includes VIP tastings at Fitger’s Brewhouse, Thirsty Pagan Brewing, and Blacklist Artisan Ales – where you’ll meet the pioneers elevating the Twin Ports to its status as a must-visit craft beer destination.

Thursday | 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Lincoln Park Brew Tour

The Lincoln Park Brew Tour focuses on the entrepreneurial energy buzzing around the Lincoln Park Craft District and the breweries – Lake Superior Brewing, Bent Paddle Brewing, and Ursa Minor Brewing – who call Lincoln Park “home”.

Friday | 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Curling & Brews Experience

Starts out the night with a fun two-hour learn-to-curl session at The Duluth Curling Club with veteran curling instructors before heading to Ursa Minor Brewing for a tour, VIP sampling, and a delicious handmade Neapolitan-style pizza.

Friday | 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Saturday Morning Special Brew Tour

Discover unique perspectives on classic beer styles with behind-the-scenes tours and VIP craft brew sampling at Thirsty Pagan Brewing, Hoops Brewing, and Blacklist Artisan Ales. There’s something special happening here… experience it.

Saturday | 11:00am – 3:00pm

Northern Lights Brew Tour

Connect with rising stars from The Twin Ports Craft Beer Scene and sample award-winning brews with our friends at Earth Rider Brewing, Ursa Minor Brewing, and Canal Park Brewing. Light up the town with great brews and the best experiences.

Saturday | 5:30pm – 9:30pm

The Perfect Recipe For The Perfect Brewery Experience

Brewery Tour Details:

Price > $79 per person – NO ADDED TAXES OR FEES
Duration > Approximately 4 hours
Availability > Weekly tours – see the calendar for current availability
Meeting Location > Pickup and drop-off at the Fitger’s Complex in Downtown Duluth
Tour Times > Tour times vary through the week – see the calendar for current times
All Inclusive > Transportation, behind-the-scenes brewery tours, craft beer samples during your tours, souvenir sample glasses for each guest, catered meal, and lots of fun
Food > The Thirsty Thursday, Duluth & Beyond Brewery Tour, Taste The Twin Ports brewery tours include a meal catered by Toasty’s, the TGI Friday Brewery Tour ends with Northern Waters Smokehaus sandwiches at Hoops Brewing, the Lincoln Park Brewery Tour and Curling & Brews Experience include pizza at Ursa Minor Brewing, and the Saturday Night and Northern Lights brewery tours end with dinner at Canal Park Brewing Company (note: your dinner and a bunch of beer samples during the brewery tours are both included with your tour… when you sit down to eat, you are welcome to purchase appetizers, deserts, and additional beverages with your meal)
Munchies > Complimentary snacks and water are included aboard the bus
Maximum Participants > 14 persons (call for larger group options)
Minimum Age > 21 years of age (current and valid ID required)
Group Rate > We offer a group rate when booking 7 or more people as a group – Call us to book your tour with our group rate
Tipping > Tips are not included, please consider tipping restaurant servers and guides

Brewery Tour Highlights:

Your Brewery Tour begins at the Fitger’s Complex in Downtown Duluth where you and your friends will be met by The Duluth Experience Team. From there, you’ll hop aboard the brew bus and set off on your craft beer adventure. You’ll visit three hand-picked breweries along the way and go behind-the-scenes to sample a variety of brews, explore the breweries, and connect with the people making some of the most delicious beer in Minnesota. You’ll learn about the history and future of our local craft beer scene, the process of making beer, and what it’s like being a brewer in Duluth Beer City… all while sipping beer made with Lake Superior water. Each tour also includes a delicious meal at a locally owned restaurant (see details above). Great beer, great food, and great fun… that’s what it’s all about.

Still have questions? Visit our Brewery Tour FAQ Page for more information.

What Our Guests Are Saying:

"Awesome tour. The best brewery tour we've ever done. Informative and fun... our guides were great!"
"Awesome tour. The best brewery tour we've ever done. Informative and fun... our guides were great!"

All-Inclusive Brewery Tours

Our tours are designed so you can focus on the fun! Go behind-the-scenes to experience the Twin Port’s most iconic breweries and discover what all the buzz is about! We provide the transportation, education, behind-the-scenes access to the breweries, craft beer samples, a souvenir sample glass and a fabulous meal at a locally owned restaurant! Along the way you’ll learn about the local scene, sample delicious beer, and take in Duluth’s epic vistas… all the ingredients for a fun & unique Duluth Experience.

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