Brewery Info

/Brewery Info
Brewery Info 2020-08-18T19:03:51-05:00

Now in our 19th year, we are thrilled to be growing Bruegala with an increasing presence of craft brewers and breweries! Even though we are a charitable festival, we do purchase all of the beer. Donations or discounts are appreciated, but not expected!

Corn Crib
1000 W. Raab Rd
Normal, IL  61761

Event Dates & Times:

  • Friday, August 17: 6:00pm – 11:00pm
  • Saturday, August 18th: 2:00pm – 8:00pm

Hospitality Suite at the Corn Crib

  • Suite 211 has been generously provided for Brewers and Vendors at Bruegala
  • Located on the 3rd baseline side of the concourse – its the final suite. Look for signage on the door.
  • Help yourself to drinks and refreshments and take a few minutes to cool off!

Set Up:

  • Beer is set up along the concourse above the field, giving patrons an easy route to everything without feeling overly crowded.
  • We have several large tents set up, but if you have a pop-up tent to bring, please let us know and we’ll place you on the concourse accordingly!
  • We will provide tables and all the ice you could need
  • Please plan to arrive by 5:00pm* on Friday and come to the north side of the stadium for easiest access to the concourse (labeled VIP Gate on pic)
    *If the beer you’re bringing is NOT cold, please plan to arrive by 4:00pm on Friday

Beer Samples:

  • We are a ticketed event, 21 and over only.
  • Guests purchase both admission and sample tickets. Beer is “sold” with the sample tickets!
  • We are a charitable event benefiting 4 local charities in 2018!
  • Each year our goal is to grow the size checks we present to our charities and we have a lofty goal for 2018 – please know that beer sample tickets ensure we get paid, cover our costs and can write  BIG checks – PLEASE take those tickets!


  • We have partnered with Holiday Inn Hotel &  Suites for an incredible, exclusive rates for our craft breweries $79/night
    To make reservations under this special rate call 800-465-4329 (800-HOLIDAY) and use reservation code: CB1
    Please make your reservations by July 18, 2018. Check in time is 3:00pm, Check out time is 12:00 noon.

Questions, concerns, comments, suggestions? Feel free to contact Mike Romagnoli, Beer Wrangler extraordinaire – Cell: (906) 282-1652 or Email: [email protected]

We look forward to having you at Bruegala 2018! Cheers!