Leinenkugel's gears up for 150th anniversary celebration

By  | 

CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WEAU) -- A local brewery is getting ready to "raise a glass" to a major milestone.

Leinenkugel's 150th Anniversary Celebration is set to take place next Friday, August 11th and Saturday, August 12th at the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds in Chippewa Falls.

The president of Leinenkugel's said it's going to be a great opportunity for people to try some new and old beers, including their special anniversary lager.

Organizers are expecting at least 10,000 people from across the country.

"We have a lot of distributors, customers coming in, but just fans of Leinie's, people that love our summer shandy beer and other beers so they're be coming in and they want to join in on the festivities," said Leinenkugel Brewing Company President Dick Leinenkugel.

Leinenkugel said former Packers great Donald Driver will be making an appearance on Saturday along with musical acts during the two-day event.



 
The comment sections of our web set are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from the viewers but we are not obligated to post comments we feel inappropriate or violate our guidelines. Here are some of the criteria you should follow when posting comments:

Comments cannot be profane or vulgar. Children and families visit this site. We will delete comments that use profanity or cross the lines of good taste.

We will delete all comments using hate speech. Slurs, stereotypes and violent talk aren’t welcome on our web site.

Comments should not attack other readers personally.

We will delete comments we deem offensive, in bad taste, or out of bounds. We are not obligated to post comments that are rude or insensitive.

We do not edit user-submitted comments.

As a host WEAU 13 News welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However, we have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason WEAU 13 News reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus