Beers, Cocktails, and More

Beers, Cocktails, and More

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Enjoy a Cold One with Us

Enjoy a cold one at the Bud Pavilion with your friends and family during Wisconsin State Fair.  You’ll find a HUGE variety of ice cold Bud Light and other premium domestic and craft beers, Bud Light Seltzers, and more. Craft beer lovers can visit our Goose Island Ale House. New this year at the Bud Pavilion – craft cocktails at the Central Park Charity Bar.

New for 2023: The Central Park Charity Bar

We are thrilled to introduce our newest addition for 2023 – the Central Park Charity Bar! In partnership with the Wisconsin State Fair Park Foundation, this green space oasis between the Bud Pavilion and the Original Cream Puff Pavilion offers you a chance to enjoy refreshing  craft cocktails while supporting a great cause.

The Foundation is committed to fund mission-driven programming at the Fair Park and ensure that everyone, including those with special challenges, will have a memorable visit to the Wisconsin State Fair.

Enjoy Craft Cocktails

Bloody Mary at Bud Pavilion

Drink in our handcrafted cocktails made with Central Standard Spirits – the perfect blend of flavors that will elevate your drinking experience. And don’t miss out on Steny’s Award-Winning Bloody Marys – the ultimate way to brunch at the Wisconsin State Fair.


A Beer Lover’s Paradise at the Bud Pavilion

Beer on Tap at the Bud Pavilion

With American style pilsners, lagers, wheat beers and more, the Bud Pavilion has your favorite brews on tap and in cans. Discover a wide selection of ice-cold beers that will quench your thirst and satisfy your taste for quality. And for our wine enthusiasts, we offer an impressive collection of wines to complement your palate. You’ll have front row seat to live music performances that will keep you dancing all day and night in our main pavilion.

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Exclusive Brews at Goose Island Ale House

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If you’re a craft beer enthusiast, make sure to visit the Goose Island Ale House at Bud Pavilion. Discover a curated selection of craft beers and get ready for limited and exclusive tappings that will surprise and delight your taste buds.

In 2023, we’re proud to feature releases from Goose Island, 3 Sheeps Brewing, Central Waters Brewing, Founder Brewing Company and Third Space Brewing – you won’t find these beers anywhere else at Wisconsin State Fair.
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Grab a Bite at the Grill

Great food goes with great music. Grab a bite with us at the Grill.  Enjoy classics and our 2023 Sporkie Finalist, Sweet and Savory State Fair Funnel Cake Fries!
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