Beer Fest 2017

Sold Out! We’ll see you May 26 and 27!

May 26 6:00 pm

Gourmet Brewer’s Dinner

at Harriett Hall

May 27 Noon – 5:00 pm

Connoisseur’s Tasting ($60)

at Dalton City

May 27 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

General Tasting ($40)

at Dalton City

Tickets are NOT available at the gate

Gourmet Brewers Dinner Menu

Chef Lionel Uddipa

Snacks & Bites to enjoy

Spruce tip Tart: House cured duck prosciutto/onion soubise/port onion marmalade

Smoked cheddar cheese beignet: bacon avalanche/charred lime yoghurt

Poke’ of salmon belly/yuzu pearls/sweet soy/kewpie/Alaskan seaweed & vinegar chips


Roasted Beets

Goat cheese/naval orange/grilled rhubarb vinaigrette/aerated sweet corn “bread”


Sake Cured Salmon

Compressed cucumbers/pickled carrot vinaigrette/Nasturtium/capers/kelp


Jidori Chicken Roulade

Alaskan kale collard greens/spring pea/smoked chili duxelle


Alaskan Pork Belly

Spruce tip and molasses cured/pickled spring squash/pork jowl ragu


Orange creamsicle curd/raspberry jam/

Gingerbread cookie crumble/Alaskan blueberry cotton candy

Slammin Salmon 5k & 10k

Start your Beer Fest Saturday the right way!

Saturday, May 27, 9am
At Dalton City

Pre-registration for the Slammin’ Salmon is now closed

Register on race day starting at 8:15 am at Dalton City.

Earn your brews!

Home Brew Competition

AHA and BJCP Certified

Enter the 25th annual Home Brew Competition!

Judging is held May 26, winners announced at the Beerfest Tasting the following day.

To enter your beers, download the guidelines and submit your beers to the following locations by the listed deadlines.

  • Haines: Haines Brewing Co., 4th and Main, by May 24 at 5:30 pm
  • Juneau: Alaskan Brewing, Attn: David Wilson, 5429 Shaune Dr., by May 22, at 5:00 pm
  • Fairbanks: HooDoo Brewing Co, Attn: Bobby Wilken, 1951 Fox Ave., by May 22 at 5:00 pm
  • Anchorage: Arctic Brewing Supply, 8401 Sandlewood Pl., by May 18 at 5:30 pm

Entries can also be subitted by by courier (not US Mail) to Alaskan Brewing in Juneau. Entries must be received by May 22 at 5:00 pm

For more information download the guidelines or contact Ardy Miller at


Special thanks to our Brewers, Distributors, Volunteers, and Sponsors, we couldn’t do it without you!

Distribution of political materials, merchandise, and informational material other than official Southeast Alaska State Fair, Beer Fest, and Dalton City tenant business merchandise is strictly prohibited during Beer Fest, as per Southeast Alaska State Fair Policy.

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