2023 Brew In The Lou

Brew in the Lou Festival - Beer & Wine Tasting, Food & More!

Saturday, October 14, 2023 at Francis Park

Join us at Francis Park, October 14th!

LESA’s 11th Annual “Brew in the Lou” Festival will offer one-stop tasting of St. Louis’s best beer, wine, spirits and food favorites when it returns to Francis Park, Saturday October 14, 2023, from 1-5 p.m. Nearly 100 tasting and vendor stations will line the banks of The Lily Pond, featuring local, regional and national craft breweries, distilleries and wineries.



Tickets are $50 advance/$60 day-of-event and can be bought beginning August 1, 2023. (Advance sales close at 11:00 PM, Wednesday, October 5.) Admission includes unlimited beer & food tastings while supplies last and a keepsake commemorative glass. Again this year – for guests who want more than a tasting, a select number of food vendors will have full size servings available for purchase.

If you’re interested in sponsorship opportunities, providing samples, selling goods or being a volunteer at the event, please see below.

Thank you for your support!

Brew in the Lou is one of our largest and most important fundraisers, and the revenue provides critical assistance to the 8,300 children and 500 educators we serve.

Thank you for your faithful and ongoing support. We can’t wait to see you this year!


All ticket sales are final. Refunds will not be issued in the event of rain or other inclement weather.

Covid-19 Requirements: Due to the uncertainty regarding future COVID guidelines, Brew in the Lou attendees will be required to comply with any and all guidelines, regulations and recommendations in effect on October 8, 2022 (the date of the event) as directed by the St. Louis Department of Health. Please note that refunds will not be issued to attendees who are unable to comply, regardless of reasons or circumstances.

Tickets On Sale
August 1, 2023

Digital Tickets are only $50 ($60 on day of the event). Enjoy tastings of St. Louis’ best beer, wine, spirits and food from area restaurants, live music and more! More than 100 tasting stations will line the banks of The Lily Pond, featuring 45 local, regional and national craft breweries, distilleries and wineries

This special VIP Access package includes one VIP Pass, unlimited VIP tent access, exclusive food and beverage tastings, commemorative glass, and private restrooms.

Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities still available!

Build your brand.
Become a sponsor.

Join the fun as
a sampling vendor

Want to sell goods
at Brew in the Lou?

Come for FREE! Volunteer
at Brew in the Lou.

Enter the 2023 Brew in the Lou People's Choice Home Brewing Competition

Thank you to all of our 2022 sponsors!

Presenting Sponsors

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Gene & Linda Lehr

VIP Sponsors

Stage Sponsors