Sun Prairie BID: Presents 4th annual Fall Beer Taste event – downtown Sun Prairie’s Oktoberfest!

The Sun Prairie Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) is pleased to announce that the date of the fourth annual Downtown Fall Beer Taste – Downtown Sun Prairie’s Oktoberfest event, is set for Saturday September 18 from 1- 4 p.m.

The event includes 25 Downtown Sun Prairie businesses. Participating businesses will be pouring 3oz. samples of up to two flavors of a fall beer, ale, or cider, and are encouraged to provide light snacks to event attendees.

As event attendees travel from one participating business to another, Oktoberfest-style musical entertainment will also be throughout Downtown Sun Prairie. The musical entertainment line-up includes a variety of music from Ed Ford and the Steve Meisner Band.

Tickets for the event should be purchased online on Eventbrite at Standard event tickets are $30.00; designated driver tickets are available for $10.00. Designated drivers will receive appetizers and exclusive participant deals, but they will not be permitted to taste the beer served.

Event check-in is required, and will be at the Bank of Sun Prairie’s Downtown Sun Prairie location at 228 E. Main Street. Check-in timeframe is from 12:30-3:00 p.m. At check-in, event attendees will have their ID’s checked to ensure that they are 21 years of age or older, receive a 5oz. Fall Beer Taste sampling glass, an event wristband, and an event brochure. Designated drivers will receive a 16oz. Downtown Sun Prairie styrene cup.

General Beer Distributors is this year’s Fall Beer Taste distributor. General Beer Distributors has a wide variety of local beers from breweries including, but not limited to, Ale Asylum, Lakefront Brewery Inc., Capital Brewery, Karben4 Brewing, Revolution Brewing, and many more. Please visit for more information.

The Fall Beer Taste event is sponsored in part by the Bank of Sun Prairie and Eddie’s Alehouse & Eatery.

The intent of the Fall Beer Taste is to bring awareness to the variety of unique retail shops, specialty services businesses, and restaurants and bars that are located in Downtown Sun Prairie, and encourage event participants to visit Downtown Sun Prairie again soon.

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Downtown Sun Prairie… we’re having fun down here!