St. Paul, Minnesota – Local events

Call 651-223-6114 or visit our new Events Page to sign up for a class and get 10% off a Northern Brewer Starter Kit*

Visit Homebrewing 101 for a complete online guide to beer making.

Meet Our Team!

Our employees are a bunch of characters! All are expert brewers with other talents as well. They can give you tips on brewing, advice on things you just “have to have” and more. Ask them to show you the latest and greatest of what we have in store!

In-Store Class Schedule

Intro to Brewing

Sunday, 8/13/2016 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 8/13

Let’s get started! Learn how to brew with our knowledgeable staff in a small group environment. We’ll brew a batch of beer so you can visually see the process from beginning to end. This introductory class will cover malt extract brewing, siphoning, bottling and more. Questions encouraged.

FREE Admission!

Intro to Wine Making

Saturday, 7/30/2016 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 7/30

Learn the basics of making wine! This class will cover home wine making equipment, techniques and ingredients used and show you the process step-by-step. Questions encouraged.

FREE Admission!

Intro to Cider

Sunday, 8/28/2016 (5:00pm-7:00pm) Sign up for 8/28

In this class, we’ll teach everything you need to know about how to turn your favorite juice into hard cider!

FREE Admission!

Going All-Grain

Saturday, 8/20/2016 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 8/20

Go All-Grain! Learn how to brew with our knowledgeable staff in a small group environment. We’ll brew a batch of beer so you can visually see the process from beginning to end. This class will demonstrate a single infusion all-grain batch and cover topics relevant to all-grain brewing. Questions encouraged. Receive a free pint glass and get 10% off the purchase of all grain equipment and ingredients.

FREE Admission!

Intro to Kegging and Keezer Building

Sunday, 7/31/2016 (5:00pm-7:00pm) Sign up for 7/31

This clinic will cover the basics of kegging; get your draft questions answered. Kiss bottling goodbye! Get 10% off used or new keg systems. Questions encouraged.

FREE Admission!

Partial Mash & BIAB

Saturday, 8/06/2016 (11:00am – 1:00pm) Sign up for 8/06

Interested in all grain brewing, but don’t have the room or are intimidated by the process?  Looking to take the next step after extract brews?  This class is for you!  We will go over the basics of both partial mash brewing as well as Brew-in-a-bag techniques.  We will be brewing a partial mash brew during this class.  We will also cover the equipment and supplies needed to make your first batch a success!

FREE Admission!

Brewmaster’s Series – All About IPA 

Sunday, 8/07/2016 (5:00 – 7:00pm) Sign up for 8/07

This class goes in depth on America’s favorite  – just in time for IPA day.  From American to English, Session to Double, Citra to Simcoe we will cover all facets of IPA .  Included in this class will be history, recipe design, water chemistry,  yeast, BJCP style guidelines, hop characteristics, and anything else you can think of.

FREE Admission!

Off Flavors 

Sunday, 8/14/2016 (5:00 – 7:00pm) Sign up for 8/14

Train your palette to detect the off-flavors caused by problems during fermentation, and learn how to prevent them from happening.

FREE Admission!

Cheese Making 

Sunday, 8/21/2016 (5:00 – 7:00pm) Sign up for 8/21

This is America’s Dairyland. This class will go over everything you need to make your first batch of delicious cheese. Learn how easy, fun, and rewarding making cheese can be.

FREE Admission!

Advanced Winemaking

Saturday, 8/27/2016 (11:00am – 1:00pm) Sign up for 8/27

This class will cover in depth the process of making wine from grapes or fruit.  Best practices will be discussed, along with a complete overview, essential chemicals, introductory chemistry, and finishing.  This class is meant to be interactive so bring your questions!

FREE Admission!

Class dates and times are subject to change. Classes may be canceled if a minimum number of registrations are not met. Participants will receive 10% Off their entire purchase on the day of the class. Some restrictions apply.

We will be producing videos of some of the events, classes, demos and lectures taking place at the MPLS location. Please look for updates about these videos on Connect, Facebook, and our YouTube channel. Cheers!

Payment Methods:

Visa, MasterCard and Discover. Sorry, no CODs. Company purchase orders must be prepaid.


To register for classes, please visit our Events Page or call 651-223-6114.

Visit Us:

1150 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

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Call Us: 651-223-6114


Mon-Fri: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Holiday Hours:

Fourth of July : 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Closed on:
New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.