• Top Shot

    Beerfest at the Ballpark Spring

    Saturday, April 29th from 3pm to 8pm

  • Michigan Breweries

    43 Michigan Breweries

    Over 150 Beers

  • Cotton Brewing Company
  • Bell's Brewery
  • Northern Oak Brewery
  • Alma Brewing Company
  • Greenbush Brewing Co.
  • Arbor Brewing Company
  • BAD Brewery
  • Crane's Winery
  •   Mountain Town Brewing Co
  • Tri-City Brewing Co
  • Meckley's Cider
  • Black Star Farms
  •  Griffin Claw Brewing Co
  • Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
  •  One Well Brewing
  • Arcadia Ales
  • Dark Horse Brewing Comany
  • Gravel Bottom Brewery
  • Saugatuck Brewing Co
  • Acoustic Draft Mead
  • Founders Brewing Co
  • Spartan Beer Company
  • Cellarmen's
  • Paw Paw Brewing Company
  • Railtown Brewing Company
  • Liberty Street Brewing Co
  • Roak Brewing Co
  • Old Nation Brewing Company
  • Ozone Brewhouse
  • Leelanau Cellars
  • Kuhnhenn Brewing Co
  • Oddside Ales
  • Eternity Brewing
  • Right Brain Brewery
  • Latitude 42 Brewing Co
  • Cedar Springs Brewing Company
  • Lansing Brewing Co
  • Falling Down Beer Co
  • Ellison Brewery
  • Midtown Brewing Company
  • Cherry Creek Winery
  • Steel Street Brewery
  • Grand River Brewing Company
  • Frankenmuth Brewing Co
  • Brewery Ferment
  • Crankers Brewery
  • The Sanctuary
  • The Rivers Edge Brewing Co
  • New Holland Brewing Co
  • Schmohz Brewing Co
  • Black Dragon Meadery
  •  Eagle Monk Brewery & Pub
  • North Peak Brewing Co
  • Atwater Brewery
  • Uncle John's Cider
  • Blake's Hard Cider
  • The Gallery Brewery
  • Brewery Vivant
  • Tapistry Brewing Co
  • Fenn Valley Vineyard
  • American Fifth Spirits

    Welcome to Beerfest at the Ballpark

    The 4th Annual Beerfest at the Ballpark is on April 29th from 3pm to 8pm. (VIP at 2pm). BATB is an outdoor beer, cider, mead, spirits & wine festival with live music that is hosted in the heart of Downtown Lansing at the Cooley Law School Stadium which is the home of the Lansing Lugnuts. Tickets are available to purchase online or by visiting the Cooley Law School Stadium Box Office.

    Lugnuts Box Office Hours:

    Monday - Friday: 10 am - 5 pm (non-game days) & Game Days: 10 am - 7th inning

    Attendees will have the opportunity to taste 250+ craft beers from 60 Michigan breweries in addition to ciders, meads, spirits and new this year wine.

    All food is made by the Lunguts and there will be Burgers, Philly Cheese Steaks, Pizzas, BBQ and much more. 

    A special package is also available, offering VIP tickets and benefits to both the upcoming Beerfest at the Ballpark and this autumn’s Beerfest at the Ballpark for $70.


    Motor City Brew Tours - VIP Bus Tour from Royal Oak/Novi-Wixom

    Enjoy a relaxing motor coach ride with Motor City Brew Tours to and from the Ballpark. For more details CLICK HERE

    Who's Going to Be At Beerfest at the Ballpark:

    65 MI Breweries:

    51 North Brewing Co., Alma Brewing Co., Arbor Brewing Co., Arcadia Ales, Atwater Brewery, Bad Brewery, Bell's Brewery, Boatyard Brewing Co., Brewery Ferment, Brewery Vivant, Cheboygan Brewing Company, Cedar Springs Brewing Co., Cellar Brewing Co., Chelsea Ale House, Cotton Brewing Company, Crankers Brewery, Dark Horse Brewing Co., Eagle Monk Brewery & Pub, Ellision Brewery, Eternity Brewing, Falling Down Beer Co., Fetch Brewing Co., Fenton Winery & Brewery, Final Gravity Brewing Co., Founders Brewing Co., Frankenmuth Brewing Co., Grand Armory Brewing Company, Grand River Brewing Company, Gravel Bottom Brewery, Griffin Claw Brewing Co., Harsen Island Brewery, Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales, Kuhnhenn Brewing Co., Lansing Brewing Co., Latitude 42 Brewing Co., Liberty Street Brewing Co., Mountain Town Brewing Co., Midtown Brewing Company, New Holland Brewing Co., North Peak Brewing Co., Old Nation Brewing Co., One Well Brewing, Our Brewing Company, Paw Paw Brewing Company, Railtown Brewing Company, Right Brain Brewery, Roak Brewing Co., Rockford Brewing Co., Round Barn Brewery, Saugatuck Brewing Co., Schmohz Brewing Co., Sleepwalker Ales, Spartan Beer Company, Tapistry Brewing Co., The Gallery Brewery, The Livery, The Rivers Edge Brewing Co., Tri-City Brewing Co., Wolverine State Brewing Co.

    7 MI Cideries:

    Black Star Farms, Blake's Hard Cider, Cherry Creek Winery, Meckley's Cider, Northville Winery and Brewing Company, Tandem Ciders, Uncle John's and many breweries also offer cider

    2 MI Distilleries:

    American Fifth Spirits & New Holland Artisan Spirits

    3 MI Meaderies:

    Acoustic Draft Mead, Black Dragon Meadery & Cellarmen's

    4 MI Wineries:

    Black Star Farms, Cherry Creek Winery, Fenton Winery & Brewery and Leelanau Cellars

    Ticket Info:

    In every festival ticket includes entry to the Festival, Logo Tasting Glass, 10 or 15 Tasting Tickets. Each tasting ticket is redeemable for a 3oz pour of one of the 250+ beers, ciders, meads or spirits. All beers 8% and higher plus all wine require 2 tasting tickets. Additional tickets will be available for purchase at the festival.

    Advanced Tickets: $30

    Entry at 3pm, Logo Sampling Glass, 10 Sampling Tickets – 3oz each

    VIP Tickets: $40 

    Early Entry at 2pm, Logo Sampling Glass, 15 Sampling Tickets - 3oz each

    Tickets at Gate: $35 

    Entry at 3pm, Logo Sampling Glass, 10 Sampling Tickets – 3oz each

    Combo VIP Spring and Fall Ticket: $70

    Entry in Beerfest at the Ballpark Spring and Fall, Logo Sampling Glasses, 15 Sampling Tickets – 3oz each for each festival

    Designated Driver Tickets: $15 

    Purchased at the gate and gets you entry into the festival

    *This is a Rain or Shine Event and tickets are not refundable.


    Portion of Proceeds Benefit Kiwanis Club of Lansing

    Kiwanis Logo

    Live Music

    The three acts that will be performing at Beerfest at the Ballpark.

    • David Gerald

      David Gerald

      David Gerald grew up to the sounds of the blues, R&B and Rock music in his hometown, Detroit, and is now playing his Blues infused Soul Rock music nationally with his band. Year round, he performs at clubs and festivals across the United States. Gerald's music has been receiving widespread radio play, along with recognition in the Blues and Rock communities.
    • Rachel Curtis

      Rachel Curtis

      The style of music Rachel performs include folk, indie, new country, old country, pop, blues, classic rock and classical. Rachel pulls her styles from bands ranging from Loretta Lynn to The Civil Wars and Florence and the Machine, The Animals "House Of The Rising Sun. Her music features unique vocal abilities and instrumentation. She also plays multiple instruments including the guitar, mandolin and piano. Rachel has the ability to use the instruments to create a full band sound while on stage. Incorporating harmonic pedals and tracks gives the audience a dazzling, inspiring show.
    • Kari Holmes

      Kari Holmes

      Kari Holmes represents the new American music lovers! This Nashville recording artist has had her hands full this year in music. Her first single, "Something New," was released to mainstream country radio and instantly made the top 200 on Music Row. Now with her top 25 Inspirational Country Music charting single, "More From Me," she is a top 10 nominee for ICM's New Artist of the Year! She's currently on her first radio tour promoting both singles. On top of that, she brings her almost two year old son with her while she makes her way from state to state. "I am beyond blessed that I get to travel, write and play music with my husband and now that I get to bring our son along, it's a dream come true!"

    Festival Sponsors

    Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom
    Blaze Pizza
    HBC Specialized Contracting
    Lansing Brewing Company Sponsor
    Greater Lansing CVB
    I'm a Beer Hound
    Crafty Palate