In-Person Sales

  • Tickets Go on Sale SUNDAY MAY 7th, 2023!
  • Cash only on-site sales begin at noon.
  • Locations listed below.

Mail Order Lottery

  • Mail-in entries need to be postmarked on MONDAY MAY 8th, 2023!
  • Entries postmarked before May 8th will be ineligible.
  • Entries postmarked after May 8th are unlikely to be filled.

There are NO online sales or sales at the gate.  


General Admission: $70 (Limit of 2 per person.)
Designated Driver: $20 (Limit of 1 per person. Must be purchased with General Admission ticket.)

How to Get Tickets

In-Person Sales

Cash only on-site sales begin at noon on the first Sunday in May at the following locations:

Capital Brewerydetails
7734 Terrace Ave, Middleton
Delta Beer Labdetails
167 E Badger Rd, Madison
3698 Kinsman Blvd, Madison
The Malt Housedetails
2609 E Washington Ave, Madison
Vintage Brewing Co. Madisondetails
674 S Whitney Way, Madison

Mail Orders

Mail orders that are postmarked on the first Monday in May immediately following onsite ticket sales will be processed via a lottery system.

Any mail orders postmarked after the first Monday immediately following Sunday ticket sales are unlikely to be filled. You must include a self-addressed stamped envelope along with a check (payable to MHTG) or money order.

Entries can be sent to:

Great Taste of the Midwest
Madison Homebrewers and Tasters Guild (MHTG)
Post Office Box 1365
Madison, Wisconsin 53701-1365

  • There is a limit of one mail order request and two General Admission tickets per household. We will return any mail orders that we feel are attempting to unfairly influence the outcome of the lottery.
  • You must include a self-addressed stamped envelope. CORRECT POSTAGE REQUIRED. 
  • Please allow 5-7 weeks for ticket processing.