TRAMPLED BY TURTLES return for February, 2015 Brewfest!

The Grand Minnesota Taste-Together (formerly the Great Twin Ports Taste-Together aka Twin Ports Brewfest) is excited to announce that Trampled By Turtles will headline this year brewfest’s concert onSaturday, February 21, 2015 in the Grand Casino Hinckley Event Center in Hinckley, MN.

This event was held at Black Bear Casino in Carlton, MN for the first four years and has now moved to the larger event center at the Grand Casino in Hinckley, MN.  Trampled By Turtles actually performed at the 2011 & 2012 brewfests at Black Bear Casino – and took the last two years off.  This event has sold out all four years and another sell out is expected for this one.

“We are so excited to bring these guys back to our brewfest!” said Jeff Arnovich – co-producer of the event. “They are the perfect fit for our event.  So many of the craft beer lovers enjoy the Turtles music so when we had a chance to bring them back, we jumped on it!”

The brewfest itself will feature over 150 different local, regional and national beers & wines for sampling and will end with a concert featuring Trampled By Turtles with opener Communist Daughter.  The band Wood Blind will play during the brewfest.

There are a limited number of VIP Early Admission tickets for $75 plus fees.  The VIP Early Admission doors open at 3PM.  General Admission tickets are $40 plus fees with those doors opening at 4:30PM.  The concert starts at 8:30PM.  It is an ages 21+ event.  This show is expected to sell out,

Tickets are on sale now and are available at Cash Wise Liquors, Dubh Linn Irish Brew Pub & Carmody Irish Brew Pub in Duluth, and the Shack Liquor store in Superior, WI.  Tickets are also available ONLINE by CLICKING HERE!


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Tickets are ON SALE for the “Grandest” Brewfest to date!



We are pleased to announce that tickets are now ON SALE for The Grand Minnesota Taste-Together Brewfest & Wine Tasting scheduled for Saturday, November 15th, 2014 at the Grand Casino Hinckley Event Center in Hinckley, MN.

This event will feature up over 150 different craft beers and wines to taste, PLUS enjoy samples of fantastic Bacon appetizers at four different Bacon Booths – and try some incredible Bloody Mary combinations at our two Bloody Mary stations.  Top it all off with a concert by national recording act G.LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE!


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A “Grander” Brewfest coming November 15th to Grand Casino – Hinckley!

We are excited to announce that we are bringing an even “grander” Brewfest to the Grand Casino in Hinckley, MN on Saturday, November 15th, 2014!

With over 35 different breweries and wineries sampling over 150 different craft beers and wines – this is going to be our biggest event yet!

Plus- as we always do- a national music act will perform immediately following the Brewfest!  We cannot yet announce the act – but you will NOT be disappointed!

We are offering a LIMITED NUMBER of Early Bird Tickets for this event to our previous attendees.  For more information – CLICK HERE!

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Dropkick Murphys have arrived!

DKMThe band DROPKICK MURPHYS have just arrived at Black Bear Casino for the 2014 Twin Ports Brewfest!

We are just 7 hours away from the VIP Doors opening, and 8 1/2 hours away from the regular Brewfest doors opening!

I hope you are ready to party!


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Dubh Linn Pub giving away VIP tickets this week!

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eBay Auction Now Live For 4 Tickets and Black Bear Casino Hotel Room for Brewfest!

If you still haven’t purchased your tickets or have a hotel room for the 2014 Twin Ports Brewfest – here is one more chance!  Take a look at this listing on eBay – all proceeds go to the Twin Ports Miracle League!

Click on the link below:

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50 General Admission Tickets ON SALE today at 3PM at Dubh Linn Irish Brew Pub!

We have received numerous calls and emails from disappointed folks who wanted to go to this year’s Brewfest but waited a little too long to buy their tickets and the event is now sold out.

Dubh Linn Irish Brew Pub is stepping up to help at least a few lucky folks with this situation by releasing FIFTY (50) General Admission tickets for sale to the general public starting at 3PM today – February 13th.  You must purchase the tickets in person – there is a limit of 6 tickets per person – and you must pay cash.   When these tickets are gone- they’re gone!  Thank you Dubh Linn’s for this offer.

Dubh Linn’s is the OFFICIAL PRE & POST PARTY HEADQUARTERS of the 2014 Twin Ports Brewfest – they are located at 109 W. Superior Street in downtown Duluth.

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