We meet at Gordon Biersch on 4th Street Every Saturday at 11:40am
Once we get everyone on the bus we will go to each brewery and spend between 45 minutes to an hour, sampling their goods, and learning about their beer.
On our Saturday public tour we hit up four breweries, so the trip is roughly between 5-6 hours depending on how big the group and how quickly we get in, and out of the brewery.
YOUR PICKUP LOCATION IS ALSO YOUR DROP OFF LOCATION
Prices are as follows includes Samples of beer, around 3-4 samples at each brewery, or a Pint.
Private tours from 10 people to 33 people are available too. Weekday or weekend.
Our public tours have plenty of beer to sample, around 70-80 Ounces worth, between 16-20 samples of local brew. We also have trivia, prizes, history and guides to take you in and out of the breweries.
Our private tours are completely ala-carte and you design the experience you wish for you and your group to have (pricing may vary).
Come out and see the Louisville Beer Renaissance!
Current Price: $65.00 drinking $30.00 Non Drinking
Please direct all Tips toward your tour guide for all tours. They will split the tips with the bus driver accordingly.
You CANNOT bring your own BEER or COOLERS on the bus.
We will bring a cooler for your growlers and we will provide bottles of water.
ID's Taken at the Door
Walkup's are Welcome but try and book online first, we sell out frequently.
Refunds will be given at full price if notified 4 days prior to the event. For example if you tell us on Tuesday by 12pm that you cannot make Saturday's tour we will refund your ticket. Any notification sooner than 4 days (Tuesday up to Friday at 12pm) up to 24 hours remaining before the tour can change the date of the tour to any viable date on our calendar (see online schedule). If we are not notified within 24 hours (12pm on Friday) there will be no refund given. Any weather related issues resulting in cancellation will result in a Voucher for a future date.
GIFT CERTIFICATE POLICY:
Gift Certificates are good for one calendar year after purchase date. Each gift card code will need to be redeemed on a separate booking. For example on our booking page you will only be able to reserve one seat at a time with each voucher code. Once you buy a gift certificate Brew's Cruise will send you a voucher via email with a special code on it for you to use when going through the booking site. It is important you reserve your seats prior to showing up on the tour. The gift certificate porthole will ask you for a date. Just apply any date, knowing your card will be good for one year, and it will say the actual expiration date on the card. Gift Certificates can only be used for Public Tours on Saturday. No gift certificate can be redeemed for any private party or special Lou's Brews Cruise function.
Common Questions and Answers
Can We Bring Beer on the Bus?-No
Can we Bring Food on the Bus?-No
Can we Bring Coolers on the Bus?-No
What does it come with? Beer Samples at each location, between 16-20 samples (est 70-80oz) on a 4 brewery tour, and 12-15 samples on a 3 brewery tour (est 48-60oz).
How long is it? 5-5.5 hours on our 4 brewery Option, and 4-4.5 Hours on our 3 brewery Option
Where do we meet? Gordon Biersch, entrance by Jefferson at 4th Street Live.
Are we supposed to tip the Tour guide?What about the Driver? -Yes, it is customary to tip your guide, we ask that you direct all tips toward the guide and then they will split accordingly with the driver.
Can you pick us up where we live? Yes we can. Not on the public tour options but yes on the private tour options.
Where does it end? Exactly the same place you were picked up.
What is the Price? S$50.00,$30.00
Is this a "Party Bus?"-No it is not.. It s a tour. Even on the Private Events we pride ourselves on providing an entertaining fun venue for folks to learn about Cincinnati Brewing History, Craft Beer, Proper Tasting Techniques, etc...If you are looking to get drunk, act foolish, embarrass yourself and your friends, look elsewhere.
What are the best breweries? We get this one ALL of the time and we truly love them all, that is why we hit the best ones in town, to let YOU decide!
How many people do we need to do a tour? 1 person can book alone for our public tours, for our private tours we are looking for a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 33
What is the refund policy? 48 hours notice on any public tour we will refund your ticket or allow you to move to another date. Within 24 hours there is no refund. Private Tours are two weeks in advance of your party you can cancel and get a full refund.
What happens if the weather is too bad? Weather cancellations will be given a rain check for another date of their choice. For private functions we hold your deposit until you decide on another date.
How do I secure a Private Party? Call us at 513-258-7909, Private Tours are first come first serve, we hold the date with a deposit taken via credit card, we do not hold the date with an email or a conversation.
Do you ever cancel?-We hate to cancel, but sometimes we don't get enough bookings to run. If we do cancel then you will get a full refund, or if you choose a voucher for a later date. We are looking to get at least 14-20 people to run the tour if possible.
Are you Hiring? Yes, we are looking for tour guides that can run our Saturday afternoon and some of our private tours. Please click HERE to contact us.