Broad Ripple Beer Fest 2018: Food, Vendors, and Entertainment


There’s a lot more than beer at Brewers of Indiana Guild festivals.

Buy tickets for the second annual Broad Ripple Beer Fest and enjoy the following on Saturday, October 27, 2018.

Trick or Treating

Come in costume, and stop by breweries’ booths for candy and schwag! Bring a bag or a pumpkin. A limited number of trick-or-treat coolers and tote bags will be available to the first attendees inside the fest.

Costume Contest

Come dressed in your best to the Asante Children’s Theatre booth at 3:00 (Round 1) and 4:00 p.m. (Round 2) to enter or participate in crowd judging in several categories, with the winners going on to the finals at 5:00 p.m.

Round 1 and 2 (3 p.m. and 4 p.m.) prizes:

3 pairs of tickets to either Indiana Microbrewers Festival or Broad Ripple Beer Fest 2019

Finals (5 p.m.) prizes: 

  • One year IN Beer Brigade membership
  • DrinkTanks Growler with Drink Indiana Beer etching and CO2 keg cap
  • Winterfest package – Two GA tickets to the 2019 Saturday fest, plus two Drink Indiana Beer knit caps and scarves


Aqua Systems
Mile Square Coffee (Free coffee and water for Designated Drivers)
Circle City Soups
Gomez BBQ
HotBox Pizza
Rooster’s Kitchen
Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Get a free appetizer at Broad Ripple Brewpub:
After the fest, stop by Indiana’s oldest operating brewery, Broad Ripple Brewpub, just a few blocks from the fest to enjoy a free appetizer! Simply show your wristband, purchase two entrees, and have a free basket of pub chips, onion rings, or a half order of the delicious beer cheese crock before your meal.


Drink Indiana Beer merchandise benefiting Brewers of Indiana Guild
Ceramic Graphics
Hoosier Proud
Imperial Draft Spreads
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
IUPUI Essentials of Brewery Operations Course
Mark Lopez Law
New Art Rivals
Renewal by Andersen
The Shop
Top Golf


Carnival games by Alternatives Inc./Raise the Bar Indiana, with prizes including Choice of sticker Drink Indiana Beer koozies, enamel pins, keychains, die-cast bottle openers, and IN Beer Brigade glassware

Costume contest and karaoke by charity partner Asante Children’s Theatre (see prizes above!)

Indy Custom Cornhole

Keg toss by Optimist Club

Music by DJ Rusty Redenbacher, presented by Indiana City Brewing


See the FAQ and more info for Broad Ripple Beer Fest.

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