5th Annual Brew In The Lou Festival

St. Louis-based Lutheran Elementary School Association (LESA) presents the 5th Annual “Brew in the Lou”


LESA’s 5th Annual “Brew in the Lou” Festival will showcase new brews, aged spirits and home-grown entertainment when it returns to the Lily Pond at Francis Park, Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, from 1-5 p.m. 103.3 KLOU is the official sponsor


This year’s Brew line-up includes more than 50 local, regional and national breweries and distilleries – one-stop-tasting for St. Louis craft and spirit fans.


Fallon’s Bar & Grill and 4 Hands Brewing also will serve as the Official Sponsors of this year’s VIP Tent.

St. Louis rockers Nick Bifano & The Innocents will lead the live music line-up, followed by the Deutschmeister German Brass Band and music by Brew sponsor 103.3 KLOU.


This year’s festival also includes arts and vendors craft vendors, the ultra-competitive People’s Choice Home Brew Competition, and two civilized food fights –

the Battle of the Bratwurst and our annual Brew Chili Contest.


Wristbands are $40 advance/$50 day-of-event, and include unlimited tastings and a commemorative glass.


For more information or to purchase a wristband, call (314) 200-0797, or visit www.lesastl.org.


Proceeds benefit students and teachers served by the St. Louis-based Lutheran Elementary School Association (LESA). Last year’s “Brew in the Lou” sold out for the first time in the event’s history and raised an a record $91,000 for Lutheran schools in the St. Louis Metro Area.



More than 9,000 children of all faiths attend LESA member Lutheran schools in the St. Louis Metro Area, making Lutheran schools the second-largest private school system in the Bi-State Region.

A Recognized Service Organization of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, LESA represents 31 elementary schools, four high schools and five related agencies.

For more information and a list of member schools, visit www.LESAstl.org.