Join us for the second annual Empire Hops Festival in beautiful downtown Empire near Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Presented by the Empire Chamber of Commerce, the festival will take place Saturday, October 3 under the Big Tent on Front Street from noon until 9 pm. Stop by for some Northern Michigan beer and food along with live music from Black Jake & The Carnies, The Benzie Playboys and Strobelight Honey.
The Empire Hops Festival will feature several breweries including hoppy potables from Right Brain Brewery, Northport Brewing, Shorts, Lake Ann Brewing, Workshop Brewing Company, Filling Station, Beards, St. Ambrose, Brewery Becker, Storm Cloud and New Holland Brewing. There will also be plenty of good eats with food from Little Traverse Inn, Deerings Market, Scalawags Fish & Chips, MI Grill (Baytown Kitchen), Fire Dog Artisan Pizza and Art’s Tavern.
The $15 entry fee includes a beer glass and drink ticket, and children under 16 are free.
Purchase tickets for the Empire Hops Festival at MyNorthTickets.com.
Check out the orchards at the Empire Hop Lot before going to the Empire Hops Festival!