Beer Fest & Boat Yard Bash

The 10th annual beer fest & boat yard Bash will be held Friday, August 30th from 5-9p.

Try some of Michigan’s best craft brews at the 10th Annual Beer Fest & Boat Yard Bash to benefit Great Lakes Boat Building School on beautiful Cedarville Bay.

Join us for great beer, good food, fabulous prizes, a silent auction, and entertainment on our waterfront campus.

Early Bird Tickets: $45 (includes a souvenir pint glass)
Tickets at the door: $50


  • IMPROVED CHECK-IN – speedier entry means getting to the food and drink quicker
  • MORE FOOD – your tastebuds will not be disappointed with food from Gourmet Grub, Cattails Cove, Voyage Juice Co., and the Les Cheneaux Culinary School – menus coming soon!
  • MORE BEER – we have more breweries coming to serve our guests their delicious brew
  • MORE FUN – games, music, friends, beers, auctions, and someone is going home with a 1947 Chris-Craft Deluxe

So, bring a buddy and kick off Labor Day weekend with us the right way…at the 10th Annual Beer Fest and Boat Yard Bash!

FOR TICKETS please visit Great Lakes Boat Building School or purchase online at  Tickets will be available starting JULY 10th.

If you would like to receive information on becoming a Beer Fest sponsor, on donating items to our auction, volunteering at the event, or on early-bird ticket deals please fill out the form below.

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What People Say

Thank you so much for doing such a beautiful job on the
Marilyn Jean. Everyone loves her!

Wayne B., Commissioned Boat Client July 14, 2017

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