Tours / Events

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Brewery tour:

If you like to drink it and want to know more about how your beer is made, let us take you on a tour of the world of beer. You will learn about ingredients, take a look inside our tanks, and find out more about the processes behind beer production.

Small-group tours will be conducted most Saturdays and Sundays at 3 pm. The tour will take approximately one hour and closed-toe shoes are required.

We can only take a limited amount of visitors on each tour. So to make sure you have a spot, please check the schedule below and sign up. Cost for the tour is $10 per person and includes a generous sampling of our beers. If sign-up is closed online or for any last minute interest, please call the brewery at 217-718-5345 to see if any spaces are still available.

Special Tours:

If want to sign up for a tour further out than the ones listed below or if you have a group of 6 or more people and want to schedule a special private tour at a different time, please contact caroline@riggsbeer.com or call 217-718-5345 .

Special Events:

Our taproom and Beer Garden host a multitude of special events such as Oktoberfest, weddings, board game nights, live music, drone races and more. For details on special events, please see the calendar below.

 

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  • Live Music: We Like Jazz Quartet
    5:30 PM-8:30 PM
    05/04/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Robert Sweedler, pianist and music educator from Urbana, has assembled a dream team of local musicians to serenade you! Together, they have risen from the ashes as the new and improved “We Like Jazz Quartet”.

    Their music has been described as “perfectly paired with delicious Riggs Beer Company beer”. So come out this Thursday from 6:30-8:30 to enjoy fine beer and fine jazz. And if you find yourself forgetting the date, just remember, May the 4th be with you. (Feel free to bring your lightsaber).

    We Like Jazz is:

    Robert Sweedler – piano

    Cary Foxx – saxophone

    Henry Strehlow – drums

    Jeff Sweedler – double bass

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  • Brewery Tour (1pm)
    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    05/07/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

     

  • Game Night
    2:00 PM-5:00 PM
    05/07/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA


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    Come and play lawn games or board games, we don’t care which! Raid our board game shelf, or bring your favorites from home. Make new friends here, or come with your favorite teams already established. Game night is from 2pm-5pm if you’re looking to start games with new friends here. If you’re bringing your own game team, come any time! We leave the games out all day.

  • Brewery Tour (3pm)
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05/07/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

     

  • Deutscher Stammtisch
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05/07/2017

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Hier wird Deutsch gesprochen und Bier getrunken!

    Wir treffen uns jeden Sonntag um 16 Uhr in der Riggs Beer Company.

    Deutsche Muttersprachler und alle anderen Deutschsprecher oder Deutschlerner sind herzlich willkomen. Bringt ein pick-nick mit oder probiert einen der food trucks bei der Riggs Brauerei. Gerne koennt Ihr auch deutsche Lieder, Fragen zu Deutschland, deutsche Spiele und mehr mitbringen.

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    • Brewery Tour (1pm)
      1:00 PM-3:00 PM
      05/07/2017

      1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

      1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

      Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

       

    • Game Night
      2:00 PM-5:00 PM
      05/07/2017

      1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

      1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA


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      Come and play lawn games or board games, we don’t care which! Raid our board game shelf, or bring your favorites from home. Make new friends here, or come with your favorite teams already established. Game night is from 2pm-5pm if you’re looking to start games with new friends here. If you’re bringing your own game team, come any time! We leave the games out all day.

    • Brewery Tour (3pm)
      3:00 PM-4:00 PM
      05/07/2017

      1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

      1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

      Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

       

    • Deutscher Stammtisch
      4:00 PM-6:00 PM
      05/07/2017

      Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

      Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

      Hier wird Deutsch gesprochen und Bier getrunken!

      Wir treffen uns jeden Sonntag um 16 Uhr in der Riggs Beer Company.

      Deutsche Muttersprachler und alle anderen Deutschsprecher oder Deutschlerner sind herzlich willkomen. Bringt ein pick-nick mit oder probiert einen der food trucks bei der Riggs Brauerei. Gerne koennt Ihr auch deutsche Lieder, Fragen zu Deutschland, deutsche Spiele und mehr mitbringen.

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  • Double IPL Release
    3:00 PM-10:00 PM
    05/11/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Food menu:

    • Chicken and Andouille Sausage Gumbo over rice
    • American Lager Chicken
    • Brats
    • Pretzel with spicy beer mustard
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  • Brewery Tour
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05/13/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

     

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  • Mother’s Day Picnic
    12:00 PM-10:00 PM
    05/14/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA
  • Brewery Tour
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05/14/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

     

  • Deutscher Stammtisch
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05/14/2017

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Hier wird Deutsch gesprochen und Bier getrunken!

    Wir treffen uns jeden Sonntag um 16 Uhr in der Riggs Beer Company.

    Deutsche Muttersprachler und alle anderen Deutschsprecher oder Deutschlerner sind herzlich willkomen. Bringt ein pick-nick mit oder probiert einen der food trucks bei der Riggs Brauerei. Gerne koennt Ihr auch deutsche Lieder, Fragen zu Deutschland, deutsche Spiele und mehr mitbringen.

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  • Live Music: Love Sign
    5:30 PM-8:30 PM
    05/18/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA


    Love Sign! An acoustic, harmonic, love-tastic musical experience!

    Jenny Carpenter: lead vocals
    Lydia Dunmyer: lead vocals
    Jeff Carpenter: percussion
    Shawn Farbman: acoustic guitar.

    Playing a variety of modern and vintage Country, Pop, and Rock

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  • CU Food Cruise
    2:00 PM-8:00 PM
    05/20/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA
  • Brewery Tour
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05/20/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

     

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  • Brewery Tour
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05/21/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

     

  • Deutscher Stammtisch
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05/21/2017

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Hier wird Deutsch gesprochen und Bier getrunken!

    Wir treffen uns jeden Sonntag um 16 Uhr in der Riggs Beer Company.

    Deutsche Muttersprachler und alle anderen Deutschsprecher oder Deutschlerner sind herzlich willkomen. Bringt ein pick-nick mit oder probiert einen der food trucks bei der Riggs Brauerei. Gerne koennt Ihr auch deutsche Lieder, Fragen zu Deutschland, deutsche Spiele und mehr mitbringen.

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  • Brushes and Beer
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05/28/2017

    Painting event at Riggs Beer Company

    A local artist will walk the group through a step by step process of making your own piece of beer art. All materials will be provided and you get to take home your art at the end of the night. Painting classes will be available the last Sunday of the month. Use this link to sign up.

    Tickets are $30.

    The class starts at 2 pm and takes approximately 2 hours.

    On 05/28/17 we’ll be painting a beautiful flight:

  • Brewery Tour
    3:00 PM-4:00 PM
    05/28/2017

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    1901 S High Cross Rd, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Enjoy a guided tour of our production brewery followed by a complementary tasting of all of our beers. Tours are $10 per person. Don’t forget to sign up as spaces are limited. Please check in at our tap room bar a few minutes before the start of the tour. Closed-toe shoes are required.

     

  • Deutscher Stammtisch
    4:00 PM-6:00 PM
    05/28/2017

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Riggs Beer Company, South High Cross Road, Urbana, Illinois, USA

    Hier wird Deutsch gesprochen und Bier getrunken!

    Wir treffen uns jeden Sonntag um 16 Uhr in der Riggs Beer Company.

    Deutsche Muttersprachler und alle anderen Deutschsprecher oder Deutschlerner sind herzlich willkomen. Bringt ein pick-nick mit oder probiert einen der food trucks bei der Riggs Brauerei. Gerne koennt Ihr auch deutsche Lieder, Fragen zu Deutschland, deutsche Spiele und mehr mitbringen.

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