Places & Resources

Brewery Nonic

621 4th St. W, Menomonie

A taproom-only microbrewery housed in a historic refurbished train depot, their taps feature four staple flavors and four rotating experimental flavors. The space has board games, classic 1970s era pinball machine, and a large outdoor patio with fire pit and yard games. Food trucks are common, and they regularly host food from Chef Stacy's pop-up Stacked Eatery.

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The Brewing Projekt

1807 N Oxford Ave, Eau Claire

This local brewery and taproom features rotating specialty crafted beers in a funky, industrial-style space with two floors, outdoor patio, and rooftop seating, frequently hosting events like artisan markets and food trucks parked out front. Order a flight to try a few flavors or get a pint with some friends.

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Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co.

402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

This brewery and distillery features a large taproom/bar and postcard-worthy views of the Chippewa River from both inside and its rooftop patio. Check out their rotating beer and high-quality spirits offerings, namely starring Trumie's flavored vodkas as well as Chippewa Gin, Old Chippewa Whiskey, and more. Specialty cocktails are offered seasonally. They frequently host DJ trivia and food trucks.

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Eau Galle Cheese Factory

N6765 State Highway 25, Durand

Family owned since 1945, Eau Galle Cheese produces millions of pounds of cheese every year. Their asiago and parmesan have won 6 awards in national and international cheese competitions. They are a certified organic producer of hard Italian cheeses.

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Great Lakes Brewfest

2131 North Main Street, Racine

Held in Mid-September. Featuring unlimited sampling of more than 250 craft beers and sodas from nearly 100 brewers on the beautiful shore of Lake Michigan. All paid attendees receive a souvenir tasting glass. Food served by local restaurants. Live music including the world renowned Kilties Drum and Bugle Corps.

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Great Taste of the Midwest

1156 Olin-Turville Ct, Madison

Held in Mid-August. The Great Taste is the second longest-running craft beer festival in North America. Every year over 150 breweries and brewpubs serve about 1000 different beers in a beautiful lakeside setting in Madison, Wisconsin. Live music, great local food vendors, and a view of the state capitol. Plenty of food available including Mediterranean, Lebanese, brats, burgers, falafel, Caribbean, pizza, subs, Chicago-style dogs, and more.

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