Urban Growler Receives 1st Annual Alice O'Brien Award from City of St. Paul

March 22, 2017
St. Paul, MN

Business is booming in St. Paul – and our business community is one of our city’s most valuable resources.  From small businesses to major employers, new start-ups to generations-old family firms, St. Paul companies provide jobs and services to residents, support for our non-profit institutions, and a solid foundation for our city’s growth and prosperity. To recognize the outstanding businesses that call St. Paul home, the City of St. Paul is launching the Saint Paul Business Awards Program.

The Saint Paul Business Awards Program will recognize local businesses that provide critical services, contribute to our community, invest in their employees and are committed to our values of equity and diversity. 

Click here to see full award list

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Women-Run Nonprofit, Brewery Celebrate #ADayWithoutAWoman

Gov. Dayton Proclaims March As 'Women's History Month'

March 8, 2017 5:00 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Wednesday is International Women’s Day.

The United Nations-designated day, which has been observed since the early 1900s, falls on the same day as “A Day Without a Woman.”

Women across the country were encouraged to take the day off from work to show how the importance women play in the nation’s economy. It is put on by the same group that organized the Women’s March in Washington, D.C. in January.... Full Article & Video



Every time I do an interview at a brewery, I’m always directed to the same person. Typically, I’m referred to the brewer, and typically this brewer is a man -- a congenial dude with a blue-collar ethic and a beard that could sell beer on its own. This image of the brewer has come to epitomize the very identity of brewing in its many facets. This person isn’t just the creator; they’re the manifestation of the entire craft beer industry....

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Archival Story: Barrel Release Party – Nov 2

October 17, 2016

Join us in our new event space for our first barrel-aged beer release party on November 2 from 6:30-8pm.

The two beers from their “Cellar Collection” that will be released are: Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout No. 2 and Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout No. 3. There will also be two additional “experimental brews” available that are exclusive to the release party.

Tickets are $40 and can be purchased here or at Urban Growler’s taproom. Tickets include:

Access to barrel room
Two beers from the Cellar Collection
Two experimental brews
Appetizers paired with the beers
Master Brewer & co-owner Deb Loch will provide narrative for the tasting
Learn about St. Paul’s colorful past with resident historian Anja Kroll

Archival Story: Oct 27 – Beermaste: Yoga & Beer

October 1, 2016

Beermaste: Yoga & Beer
Thu, October 27, 2016
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Urban Growler Hayloft

Join Urban Growler Brewing Co, and Lindsay Conrad Fitness for yoga in the brewery! Lindsay will guide you through a 60 minute all levels yoga class followed by a pint of good brew. Come ground down, move your body and create community with each other as we move through various postures on your mat. After class, take a moment to wind down and sip a good brew with each other. Bring a friend, mat and water bottle.
Ticket price includes: 60 minute all levels yoga class and one pint of beer. 

Archival Story: Push Ups and Pints Bootcamp

May 13, 2016

When:  Saturday, June 4th 9am-10am
Where: Urban Growler Brewing Company (2325 Endicott, St.Paul)
Cost: $20 for a Great Workout AND a delicious pint!

Lisa Hane of Flex Appeal Fitness Studio in St. Paul, will be leading a high energy, FUN, bootcamp style workout session. Workout with Lisa and cool down with a pint of beer (or non-alcoholic alternative) following class.

ADDED BONUS!! One lucky winner will take home a growler of the microbrewery’s delicious brew.

Deadline for registration is Friday, June 3.
Space is limited – Don’t miss out!

Register on our Facebook page!

Archival Story: Try our latest Plow to Pint® Series – Hayloft Series ™ Plow to Pint® Honey IPA

April 18, 2016

The Meadow Wildflower honey used in our Honey IPA comes from the Minnesota Honey Company in South Minneapolis. It is a late-summer harvest honey and reflects the variety of local flora found in this region. Minnesota Honey Company proudly sources a variety of pure local raw honeys for the everyday honey lover and specialty food and beverage producers, like the Urban Growler.

Archival Story: Jan – Feb LIVE MUSIC on Wednesdays

December 19, 2015

Join us for brews, food and live music 7:00 pm to close on Wednesdays

Jan 6 – Mark Grim
Jan 13 – Light of the Moon Duo
Jan 20 – Sweet Rhubarb
Jan 27 – Paul Seeba
Feb 3 – Mark Grim
Feb 10 – Sweet Rhubarb
Feb 17 – Light of the Moon Duo
Feb 22 – Monday, Founders Day – BLUE YODEL NO 9 Private Party for UGBC Founders
Feb 24 – Paul Seeba

Archival Story: Special Releases for MN Craft Beer Week

April 23, 2015

MN Craft Beer week is just around the corner: May 4-10, 2015!

Join us for a week of special releases in our taproom – a new one every day until they’re gone!

  • Tuesday, May 5 – Cinco de Mayo Jalepeño CowBell Cream Ale®
  • Wednesday, May 6 – Release of our 7th Plow to Pint® Series Beer
  • Thursday, May 7 – Cask Midwest IPA
  • Friday, May 8 – Coconut Porter
  • Weekend of May 9 & 10 – “We’re Back”, reappearance from popular brews: Imperial Smoked Chipotle PorterPumpkin SaisonEndicott IPA