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Pils in the Brewhouse

Fair State Brewing Cooperative is seeking a full-time (30-40 hours a week) production brewer/cellarperson to join our brewing staff in St. Paul, MN. We are growing quickly and need to add staff to help meet demand. A little about us: Fair State is one of very few cooperatively-owned breweries in the US. We began operations atRead More


Mixed Culture

Our 2nd Annual Celebration of the Fruity, Funky, and Terrifically Tart.  This year’s festival will take place at our new production brewery in the Midway – St. Paul neighborhood. Wild/Sour/mixed-fermentation beer is becoming one of the fastest growing segments of American craft beer. To celebrate this vibrant genre, we’re digging into the barrel cellar inRead More


Camp Fair State

Attention campers, registration is now open for Camp Fair State! We are heading up to Mighty Axe Hops farm for a fully loaded adult summer camp experience. Stuff your weekend with outdoor games, breakout sessions for your brain & hands, campfire, food, and beer! In this special opportunity for Fair State members (and friends), weRead More


Hefeweizen

Head Brewer Niko Tonks on Hefeweizen. Bavarian wheat beer is a very particular animal, with an interesting story. Wheat beers were produced across Bavaria for quite some time before the famous German purity law of 1516 (the Reinheitsgebot) was passed, but after that law (which was in large part a tax grab and an effortRead More


Homebrew

Have you been searching for a way to bring your homebrew to the next level? Well, now is your chance! Last year’s inaugural Homebrew Member Challenge had such great results (remember Kyle Schmidt’s Keller Blanc?), that we’re doing it again. Pretty much the same deal as last year – Submit your homebrew for a chance to have it brewedRead More


We are quite proud of the more than 1,000 Member-Owners that are the foundation of our cooperative. These people have supported our business through patronage, our neighbors through volunteer initiatives, our community through social gatherings, and so much more! To highlight and highfive these great folks, we are throwing our first Member Week. April 1-7thRead More


Raise Your Glasses to These Lasses In honor of International Women’s Day, we’re highlighting the women who help power Fair State. In a traditionally male-dominated industry, it’s a privilege to work, learn, and laugh alongside such smart, strong, and downright inspirational ladies. That’s why we’re using today as an opportunity to bring visibility to theRead More


WHAT: Local artist Donte Mearon will be at presenting his THROWiNG PAiNT activation at the Taproom during Arty Party 2017 WHEN: 6-9 pm, Friday, May 19 + Saturday, May 20 You’re invited to collaborate with him on the public canvases or create your own pieces. The public canvases will remain on display throughout the weekend in the Taproom whileRead More