Minneapolis – Local events

Call 612-843-4444 or visit our new Events Page to sign up for a class and get 15% off a Northern Brewer Starter Kit*

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

Northern Brewer Demo Days

Saturday, 12/16/2017 (10:00am-7:00pm) Sign up for 12/16
Sunday, 12/17/2017 (10:00am-7:00pm) Sign up for 12/17

With all the new gadgets and awesome brewing tech available, how do you decide what’s best for you? Here’s your chance to get hands on experience with the latest in brewing tech and gadgetry.

Demonstrations include: The Grainfather, Center of Gravity, Tap-n-Fill, Last Straw Bottle Filler, Maelstrom Stir Plate, Oxygenation Kits, The Catalyst Fermetor & More.

Want to see something in action? Give us a call, and we’ll have it set up.

Plus! Stop in during demo days and enter to win a $500 Gift Card!

Kegging Basics

Saturday, 12/16/2017 (11:00am-12:30pm) Sign up for 12/16

This clinic will cover the basics of kegging; get your draft questions answered. Kiss bottling goodbye! Get 15% off used or new keg systems. Questions encouraged.

Free Admission!

Brewmasters’ Series – Water Chemistry

Sunday, 12/17/2017 (10:30am-12:30pm) Sign up for 12/17

This class will discuss water’s role in the brewing process, how its composition can affect different beer styles, its effect on mash pH levels, and what you need to do to your water to make top quality beer.

Free Admission!

Intro to Sours and Mixed Culture Fermentation

Saturday, 12/23/2017 (10:30am-12:30pm) Sign up for 12/23

Learn the ins and outs of mixed culture fermentation at home in our free class. Our own sour expert, Justin, will walk you through the process. Whether using traditional methods or modern kettle sour techniques, Justin will cover everything you need to know to get started.

Free Admission!

Brewmasters’ Series – Designing Recipes with Jeff

Saturday, 12/30/2017 (10:30pm-02:30pm) Sign up for 12/30

A little bit of this. A little bit of that…This class will compare continental ingredients common to regional beer styles and give you the tools you need to brew to a specific style or create your own altogether. We’ll talk malt, yeast, hops and the calculations necessary to make a beer that’s truly yours.

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.

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

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:

6021 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419

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Call Us: 612-843-4444


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.