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Bent Paddle is Turning 6! 

Join us at the brewery on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 2 - 8 pm to help us celebrate!

We will be taking over our West Michigan Street block + neighborhood parking lots and throwing a “Festiversary” party – an outdoor brewery festival celebrating Bent Paddle Brewing Co.‘s anniversary & you – the Partners & Paddlers that have helped us make it this far!  There will be 2 stages of live music, curated food trucks, games & family friendly activities + entertainment, community connections galore, and of course a whole lot of Bent Paddle beer!

Saturday, May 11, 2019 | 2 – 8 pm


  • Live Music, Demonstrations, Activities, & Entertainment
  • Flagship & Specialty Beer on Draft + Multiple Types of Nitro, Infusion & Cask Beers
  • ​Food Trucks, Treats, & Sweets
  • Family Activities Area presented by Frost River Trading Co. featuring The Duluth Children's Museum, , a 3 Owls Pop-Up Nature Playscape and the Positive Energy Outdoors kids climbing wall
  • Community Partnership Booths
  • General Revelry!


  • $20 Advance Tickets on sale in the Bent Paddle taproom until 11p close on Friday, May 10th, online HERE until 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 9th (web sales stop 48 hours in advance of fest start), and $25 Day-of Tickets Available at the Gate - This regular ticket type includes a commerative Festiversary pint glass (while supplies last) and your first beer is free!

  • $10 Under 21 / Designated Driver (no pint glass) / Kids 14 & under are free
  • Beer Tokens are $3 each - 1 for an 8oz half pour and 2 for a full 16oz pint (& certain specialty 8 oz. beer pours)
  • 21+ to Enjoy Beer / Valid ID Required
  • Children with Accompanying Adults Allowed
  • We Love Fido & Socks but No Pets Allowed at Festiversary
  • Cash Only Festival | ATMs available onsite and at nearby bank/gas stations
  • Rain or Shine (or Snow!) – Outdoor Event – Please Dress / Layer Accordingly


Bent Paddle Brewing Co. | 1832 & 1912 West Michigan Street | Duluth, MN 55806

View full directions to the brewery on the Contact page of our website

  • Free nearby vehicle parking lots (including the TBI lot located on the corner of West Michigan & 20th Avenue West and the gravel lot located on the corner West Michigan & 18th Avenue West) and street parking available throughout Lincoln Park. Please plan ahead for a sober ride home – paddlers paddling responsibly!
  • Complimentary bicycle parking provided by Continental Ski & Bike

Festiversary Photo Credit throughout courtesy of JaneCane Photography + Bailey Aro PhotographyMaxwell McGruder aka KidNorth