St. Paul, Minnesota – Local events

Call 651-223-6114 or visit our new Events Page to sign up for a class and get 15% 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

Introduction to Homebrewing!

Tuesday, 02/06/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/06
Saturday, 02/10/18 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 02/10
Wednesday, 02/21/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/21

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!

Introduction To Kegging and Keezers!

Thursday, 02/08/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/08
Sunday, 02/18/18 (12:00pm-1:00pm) Sign up for 02/18

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!

Introduction to Winemaking!

Saturday, 02/03/18 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 02/03
Wednesday, 02/07/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/07
Tuesday, 02/13/18 (4:00pm-6:00pm) Sign up for 02/13

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!

Brewstorian Series with Nate- Malt. Past, Present and Future

Saturday, 01/13/18 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 01/13
Sunday, 02/04/18 (12:00pm-1:30pm) Sign up for 02/04

Nate will lead a discussion on Malt, the history, current practices and varieties, and ideas for your future brew batches.

FREE Admission!

Recipe Design

Saturday, 01/20/18 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 01/20
Thursday, 02/15/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/15
Saturday, 02/17/18 (11:00am-12:00pm) Sign up for 02/17

Looking to branch out and make your own recipe? In Recipe Design we will explore the realm of making your own recipes that are either true to style or true to your taste. This class is open to both all grain and extract brewers. Feel free to bring questions and recipes that you are interested in making!

FREE Admission!

Brewstorian’s Series – Before the Dominance of Hops

Saturday, 01/27/18 (11:00am-1:00pm) Sign up for 01/27
Saturday, 02/24/18 (11:00am-1:30pm) Sign up for 02/24

Today, hops are often considered one of the necessary ingredients in beer, but that wasn’t always the case. People in different parts of the world at different times in the past all used a wide array of herbs and spices in beers. This course will explore some of the many ways herbs can be used in beers, as well as discussing some historical regional variations. If you like brewing outside the box, this class is for you.

FREE Admission!

Kombucha Tea Brewing and You!

Sunday, 02/11/18 (12:00pm-1:00pm) Sign up for 02/11
Wednesday, 02/14/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/14
Tuesday, 02/20/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/20
Friday, 02/23/18 (5:00pm-6:00pm) Sign up for 02/23

From it’s origins in China around 200BC, today kombucha has become a tremendously popular and healthy alternative to sugar drinks. Come learn the ins and outs of brewing this probiotic rich and tasty beverage. We will be covering scoby’s, tea varieties, equipment, and bottle additions.

FREE Admission!

Introduction to Cheese Making

Thursday, 02/22/18 (4:00pm-5:00pm) Sign up for 02/22
Sunday, 02/25/18 (12:00pm-1:30pm) Sign up for 02/25

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!

Class dates and times are subject to change. Classes may be canceled if a minimum number of registrations are not met. Participants will receive 15% 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:

Black Friday: 8 am – 7 pm (early open)
Christmas Eve: 10 am -3 pm (close early)
New Years Eve: 10 am – 5 pm

Closed on: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.