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Ironshield Brewing- Lawrenceville

Ironshield Brewing- Lawrenceville

Thursday, August 5, 2021
4:15 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

Event Details

Ironshield Brewing is located at 457 N. Chesnut St. Lawrenceville Georgia. This brewery features a 40-foot serving bar and multiple viewing areas of the brewhouse along with covered outdoor seating and a Biergarten.

Opened in the midst of a global pandemic, Ironshield Brewing co-founders Dave Rice and Glen Sprouse are successfully working on a business model that bucked many current beer trends.

Working with the city of Lawrenceville, the duo purchased a sprawling 56,000-square-foot building on North Chestnut Street that formerly housed the Gwinnett Daily News. And they built it out big — installing a fully automated, 50-barrel Sprinkman/Krones brewhouse, with an array of state-of-the-art bells and whistles, and a high-tech control room that ensures quality and efficiency.

Both Rice and Sprouse are Atlanta food and beverage veterans. Rice worked for Coca-Cola in packing and quality assurance. Sprouse was a pioneer of the craft beer scene, and the co-founder and brewer at Phoenix Brewing (later 5 Seasons Brewing) in Sandy Springs.

These leaders are passionate about the art of creating a great beer, the camaraderie of the craft brewing industry, and the joy of sharing it with all of you.

Your registration price includes 1 Drink. Must be 21 to register or attend.

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Tour Agenda

  • 4:15 - 4:30  pm        Registration
  • 4:30 - 5:15 pm         Brewery Tour
  • 5:30 – 8:00 pm         Beer Tasting and Networking
NOTE:  You MUST BE 21 years or older to attend this tour.  A valid driver's license is required to participate in alcohol consumption.

For More Information:

Kandy Moss
Kandy Moss
Administrative Assistant Georgia Manufacturing Alliance (770)338-0051