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Mount Pleasant, WI – Following its resounding success in 2018, the German-style Pop-up Biergarten returns to Smolenski Park, 438 Stuart Rd, Mount Pleasant, June 27 – 30th with more activities and fun.

Complete with authentic biergarten tables, benches, flower baskets  and umbrellas, the Pop-up Biergarten will feature a stein-hoisting competition, giant pretzels, and of course, bier from Hofbrauhaus Brewery of Munchen, Germany.

“The response last year was incredible and we are adding additional activities to add to the enjoyment,” said Curt Foreman of BrewFest Partners, the host of the event.

This four-day, authentic German Pop-up Biergarten festival invites guests to experience a variety of fun activities. The festival will benefit the Racine Youth Sports program, which in turn will provide volunteer staff for each event. Food will be available for purchase from Danny’s Catering.

The hours and special events schedule is as follows:

  • June 27 (3 p.m. – 10 p.m.) – Mount Pleasant Food Truck Rally with 14 Food Trucks on site, 4-8pm
  • June 28 (noon – 10 p.m.) – Ceremonial keg tapping with free bier at noon & Band-Vern and the Originals perform, 5-9 p.m.
  • June 29 (noon – 10 p.m.) – Stein hoisting contest, 8 pm
  • June 28-29 – Corn hole tournament
  • June 30 (noon – 8 p.m.)

The Pop-up Biergarten is sponsored by Hofbrauhaus Beer, Real Racine, Milaeger’s, Palmen of Racine and Gendlin, Liverman and Rymer SC.

About BrewFest Partners

BrewFest Partners specializes in consulting, planning, and managing beer festivals for organizations in the U.S.  Their portfolio of events includes; Border War Beer Fest in Kenosha and Great Lakes Brew Fest at the Racine Zoo held in September. For more information about BrewFest Partners, visit our website at

For more information about dates and times for the Pop-up Biergarten events, go to the Pop-up Biergarten at Smolenski park’s Facebook page or contact Curt Foreman at (262) 909-1096 or