Thursday, August 9th | 5pm-8pm | Draft & Vessel

Join us at for our Monthly Owner Happy Hour: August Edition. Our 'Hopped by Ziggy' will be on tap! This hazy goodness is filled with juicy flavors that will remind you of the Caribbean. It will satisfy the hoppiest heads while staying balanced and easy drinking for the summer. Rumor has it that it’s best enjoyed with the summer sounds of our very own owners in Hot By Ziggy!


"New Kids" Tap Takeover

Friday, August 10th | 6pm-9pm | Humboldt Park Beer Garden

We are one of the "new kids" to the brewing block. There will be a a Triple Tap Takeover with New Barons Brewing, East Troy Brewing, and Racine Brewing. Come try new brews!


Homebrew Competition

Saturday, August 25th | 10a-8pm | Dropoff Location: Draft & Vessel

CALLING ALL HOMEBREWERS! Want the chance to have one of your beers on tap at a local Milwaukee bar? Here's your chance! This is open to the public so spread the word!

Beer must be labeled with your name and category you are entering it and dropped off at Draft & Vessel in Shorewood between 8/20 & 8/25, NO LATER. Winners will be announced at our Owner Appreciation Extravaganza on 9/8. If you need to mail in your entry, please contact Heidi Dalibor. DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS 8/20.

Entry Fees:
$5 Owners | $10 Non-Owners

All teams must be 1-4 people. Limit 2 entries per team/brewer. You must pay per entry. Any person/team may register as a member but must obtain membership status on or before 8/24/2018.

Style Categories:
Pale Ales | Wheat | Porters/Stouts/Browns/Ambers | Wild Card (this can be anything – get creative!)

Owner Best of Show | Brew your winning beer to scale with our brewing team! You will help brew and name the beer. This is a chance to see YOUR beer for sale in a Milwaukee bar!
Non-Owner Best of Show | Brew Kettle, courtesy of owners, Spike Brewing!

Click HERE to Register!



2018 Hop Pickin' Party

Saturday, August 25th | 1pm-4pm | Mukwonago

Join us for the 2nd year of our Hop Picking Event! Let's explore some hops! One of our owners, Bruce, has offered to let us take a field trip to his farm. We'll cut down some hop vines and then learn the process to harvest the hop crop while drinking plenty of beer in the process.

More details & beer list to come!

Get Tickets Here!


Owner Appreciation Extravaganza

Saturday, September 8th | 3pm-10pm | The Cooperage

We wouldn't be anywhere without our owners, so this is our way of saying 'Thank You'!

SAVE THE DATE for our Owner Appreciation Extravaganza. We will have special member-owner activities, brewery updates & announcements, raffles, live music, yard games, food and much more!

Not an Owner? No problem! Come hang out for fun times & beer!

Stay tuned for more details as they come.


Thursday, September 13th | 5pm-8pm | Veggas Pub

Join us at for our Monthly Owner Happy Hour: September Edition. Stop by to meet the NBBC board of directors, network with other owners, drink our beer & play some pinball!

Not an owner? No problem. All are welcome! There will be opportunities to sign up at each happy hour. Invite your friends!