You may be here for the beer - but there is a lot more behind the tap - meeting owners and brewers, sampling ingredients and so much more.
Learn more about how beer is made, taste a variety of styles at each destination and discover more about the backstory of each brewery. You’ll hear the stories behind each business and have a chance to meet a wide range of owners, brewers and craft beer experts. This tour is designed to be a fun, educational and delicious introduction to Columbus’ growing local beer scene.
Our Downtown Tour includes some of the most well established and acclaimed breweries in town as well as some of the newest and most exciting micro-brewers. This tour spans the area stretching from the historic Brewery District to the vibrant Short North neighborhood, with stops in between at breweries in the heart of the city center.
We will visit four craft destinations. We always start at Rockmill Tavern. Then we usually visit the following: Endeavor Brewing, North High Brewing and Barley’s Brewing Company. We may sometimes change out one of the three stops for Platform Beer Company, Parsons North or another nearby brewery in lieu of one of the spots in our more typical line up.
This brewery tour is priced at $60.00. It includes tastings at 4 locations, a light snack at the first stop, air-conditioned van transportation between all of the stops and a guide with plenty of local craft beer knowledge. It lasts approximately 3.75 to 4 hours.