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Enter to Win! U.P. Fall Beer Fest Tickets & $200 Hotel Stay

Michigan Brewers Guild U.P. Fall Beer Festival in Marquette, Michigan.

Marquette Craft Beer Week (Sept. 5-10) is six whole days tapped full of festivities. From in-store tastings to tap takeovers, you don’t want to miss out on a chance to share beer from the best breweries Marquette and Michigan have to offer.

Simply click the link below, enter your name and e-mail, and you may be the lucky winner of $200 in hotel vouchers, and free entry for TWO to the U.P. Fall Beer Fest.

CONTEST VALID 8/9-8/23. MUST BE 21+ TO ENTER.

ENTER TO WIN TICKETS TO U.P. FALL BEER FEST + $200 HOTEL VOUCHER

Registration Deadline: August 8

Marquette Craft Beer week is only six weeks away! At your earliest convenience, please follow the links below to submit your registration ($100 participation fee per brewery) or to register your events for publication. All payments and event details (time, date, location, description) must be submitted by Tuesday, August 8, for your events be included on marketing materials sponsored by MCBW and Travel Marquette. Events must take place between September 4 and 10, 2017 and be held throughout the Marquette area. Remember, breweries can register multiple events. Once events begin to roll in, they will be added to the event listing online.

Register: https://mqtcraftbeerweek.com/register

Submit Events: https://mqtcraftbeerweek.com/submitevent

To assist with marketing your activities, a full color and one color version of the MCBW logo can be downloaded here:

Marquette Craft Beer Week Color Logo

Marquette Craft Beer Week BW LogoWe encourage you to share and incorporate these graphics as you advertise your MCBW events. In addition, Travel Marquette will be launching a MCBW branded social media contest starting August 29, in which they will be giving away hotel vouchers, two U.P. Fall Beer Fest tickets and lunch and dinner certificates. Advertising will target the greater Chicago area, Wisconsin and the Twin Cities. Once launched, a link to the contest will be sent to each of you to promote on your individual social channels. 

Though many of you have participated in Beer Week in the past, f you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to drop us an email at whitespartystore@gmail.com and we will be happy to help!

Brewery Registration Is Open!

Marquette Craft Beer Week will be held September 4-10, culminating in the Michigan Brewers Guild’s U.P. Fall Beer Fest. This festival brings thousands of craft beer enthusiasts to our beautiful Upper Peninsula during that entire week, so what better time to showcase your beer in our community? We believe your beer needs to be included.

Pending participation, your $100 registration includes:

  • Logo & website Link on MQTCraftBeerWeek.com
  • Listing of all Craft Beer Week events hosted by brewery
  • Two months of print advertisements in area publications (pending registration date)
  • Targeted digital marketing to craft beer enthusiasts
  • Cross promotion by organizers & within industry
  • Radio and television advertisements throughout the region
  • Interview opportunities with Travel Marquette/craft beer blogs
  • Unlimited events for registration cost

Sample events include:

  • Tap take over
  • Meet the brewer/Brewery night
  • Beer dinner/local or regional food pairings
  • In store tastings
  • Pre Party/Post Party
  • Brewery collaboration events
  • Special beer releases
  • Firkin tappings

To participate, visit https://mqtcraftbeerweek.com/register and sign up before Tuesday, August 8.

A Pint Above, Inc. is organized as a 501(c)6 organization. Every dollar we receive is for promoting MCBW – and Michigan beer.

We hope that you will join us in celebrating U.P. Craft Beer Week!

Save the Date!

Mark your calendars: Marquette Craft Beer Week will be held September 5-10, 2017.

Interested in participating as a brewery? Contact Jamie at whitespartystore@gmail.com to declare your interest. A $100 registration fee will be charged per brewery (not per event) to cover publicity expenses. Online registration will launch in mid-June. Sample events include:

  • Tap takeover
  • Meet the brewer/Brewery night
  • Beer dinner/local or regional food pairings
  • In store tastings
  • Pre Party/Post Party
  • Brewery collaboration events
  • Special beer releases
  • Firkin tappings