May 4, 2019

Mallory Herrmann

More than 40 breweries will be pouring beer in downtown Lee’s Summit next weekend. The Strother Brewfest will take place from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 11. 209 SE Main St.

Participating breweries include Lee’s Summit’s own Fringe Beerworks, Grains & Taps, New Axiom and Smoke Brewing Co, in addition to a number of metro and regional brewing companies. Local distilleries Holladay Distilling, Restless Spirits and Union Horse will also be present.

Tickets are available for online purchase for $40. Each ticket includes a tasting cup and unlimited samples for responsible drinkers. VIP tickets are $50 and include access to VIP bathroom facilities and a $5.00 coupon for food vendors.

Hosted by Smoke Brewing Company and The Lee’s Summit Downtown Rotary Club, the inaugural event’s proceeds will benefit local nonprofit organizations through the Rotary Club.

Visit for more information and to buy tickets.