Garden City Brewfest

Saturday May 2, 2015 – 12-8pmGCBF Logo

Caras Park – Downtown, Missoula

Admission is $12 and includes one commemorative glass and two beer tokens.

Additional tokens are $1 each.

Will feature over 70 beers!


Garden City BrewFest is the grand finale of Missoula Craft Beer Week (April 25 – May 2)

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The official 2015 Garden City BrewFest Beer List is now available!

2015 Brewery List

Confirmed Vendors:

Bao Chow

-Covered Wagon Hot Dogs

El Cazador

Hot Saucer Sandwiches


Lil’ Orbits

Sentinel Kiwanis Club

Jameson & the Sordid Seeds (12pm-2:30pm)

Zeppo (3pm – 5:30pm)

Wartime Blues (6-8pm)

2014 Winners:

Pale Ale: Sweetgrass Pale Ale- Grand Teton Brewing Company
Strong Ale: Pack Train Double IPA- Big Sky Brewing Company
Wheat/Rye: Salmon Fly Honey Rye- Madison River Brewing Company
Belgian: Spring Saison- Wildwood Brewing
Bock: Dump Truck Summer Bock- Bayern Brewing
Fruit: Superfuzz Blood Orange Pale- Elysian Brewing Company
IPA: Single Malt IPA -Blackfoot River Brewing Company
Lager: Schwarzbier- Bayern Brewing
Light Hybrid Ale: Yellowstone Golden Ale -Lewis and Clark Brewing Company
Dark Ale: Back Country Scottish Ale- Lewis and Clark Brewing Company
Best of Montana: Back Country Scottish Ale- Lewis and Clark Brewing Company
Best of Show: Back Country Scottish Ale- Lewis and Clark Brewing Company

2013 Winners:

Best of Montana- Lone Peak American Stout
Best Blonde Ale- Blackfoot River Cream Ale
Best Bock/Maibock-Wildwood Organic Loquacious Duck
Best Cider- Angry Orchard Crisp Apple Cider
Best Dark Ale- Ninkkasi Otis Oatmeal Stout
Best Fruit Beer-Leinenkugel Summer Shandy
Best IPA-Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA
Best Lager –Samuel Adams Double Agent IPL
Best Pale Ale-Grand Teton Bitch Creek ESB
Best Specialty-Lone Peak American Stout
Best Strong Ale-Bitterroot Red Dread Imperial Ale
Best Wheat/Rye-Lagunitas Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’
Best of Show- Lone Peak American Stout

2012 Winners:

Best American Ale – Ninkasi Spring Reign
Best Belgian – Flathead brewing Co. Dirty Ginger
Best Dark Ale – Ninkasi Oatmeal Stout
Best Fruit Beer – Shock Top
Best IPA – Blackfoot Brewing Co. Single Malt IPA
Best Lager – Wild Wood Brewing Co. Ambitious Lager
Best Light Ale – Glacier Brewing Co. Golden Grizzly
Best Specialty – Deschutes Brewing Co. Chainbreaker White IPA
Best of Montana – Wild Wood Brewing Co. Ambitious Lager
Best of Show – Ninkasi Oatmeal stout

2011 Winners:

Best Lager: Bayern Maibock
Best Wheat/Rye: Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy
Best Dark Ale: Big Sky Irish Stout
Best IPA: Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA
Best Light Ale: Deschutes Hefewiezen
Best American Pale Ale: Bitter Root Brewing CTZ Single Hop Ale
Best Belgian: RedHook Wit
Best Specialty: Zoo City Zymurgists/Big Sky Brewing Missoula 5-0
Best of Show: Zoo City Zymurgists/Big Sky Brewing Missoula 5-0
Best Montana Beer 2011: Zoo City Zymurgists/Big Sky Brewing Missoula 5-0

2010 Winners:
Best Belgian: Blue Moon’s Belgian White
Best Dark Ale/Strong: Blacksmith Blackout Stout
Best Dark Ale: Big Sky Cowboy Coffee Porter
Best Light Hybrid Ale: Alaska Summer Ale
Best IPA: Blackfoot Brewing Single Malt IPA
Best Lager: Red Hook Rope Swing Pilsner
Best Pale Ale: New Belgian Mighty Arrow
Best Specialty: Kettlehouse Seeley Axe White Sorghum Beer
Best Wheat/Rye: Madison River Salmon Fly Honey Rye

2009 Winners:
Best Lager: Bayern Maibock
Best Light Hybrid: Glacier Brewing Golden Grizzly Ale
Best Pale Ale: New Belgium Mighty Arrow
Best Amber Ale: Green Lakes Organic Amber
Best Dark Ale: Harvest moon Pigs Ass Porter
Best Strong Dark Ale: Highlander – Missoula Brewing Co.
Best Wheat or Rye: Bayern Dragon’s Breath Dark Hefe
Best Belgian: Blue Moon Belgian White
Best IPA: Deschutes Brewing Inversion IPA
Best Fruit Beer: Pyramid Brewing Audacious Apricot Ale
Best of Montana: Highlander – Missoula Brewing Co.
Best of Show: Deschutes Brewing Inversion IPA