Dtsf Signature Event

5th Annual Downtown Mash Madness


This event has passed. Watch for Mash Madness 2022!

There’s a competition brewing in DTSF.  Join five local downtown breweries for the 5th Annual Mash Madness!

Come downtown to taste and vote on select craft brews beginning on March First Friday and continuing through March 31, 2021.

It’s easy! Taste each brewery’s specially-created Mash Madness brew and vote on your favorites on the official app of downtown Sioux Falls – The DTSF Digital Passport.

The winning brewery will receive bragging rights for a full year, and a traveling trophy!

Post your brew photos to social media with #MashMadness21 and tag the brewery for a chance to win a gift card from one of the breweries.

Looking for more brewery swag or another reason to try each brew? Attend the inaugural Halftime Buzzer – A Mash Madness Event  the weekend of March 19-21 and visit the five Mash Madness locations to fill out a Halftime Buzzer scorecard then turn it in at any participating brewery to be entered into a drawing to win exclusive prizes.


2021 Mash Madness Participants

Covert Artisan Ales
Brew Name: Peach Bretta
This fruited Table Beer at 4.5% ABV is an easy-drinking table beer, crisp and refreshing with a tart peach finish. Flavor profiles include light, refreshing, easy-drinking, tart, peach, sweet, sour peach candies, sessionable, well balanced, and complex.

Location: 434 East 8th Street
Hours of Service: Wed & Thurs 4:00pm – 9:00pm; Friday 4:00pm – 10:00pm; Sat 12:00pm – 10:00pm; Sun 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Fernson Brewing Company
Brew Name: Seltzer Sunrise
A hard seltzer fermented with agave syrup, loaded with cara cara orange, pomegranate, and hibiscus to make our spin on a Tequila Sunrise. At 8.5% ABV you should find it just as warming.

Location: 322 South Phillips Avenue
Hours of Service: Tues – Thurs 3:00pm – 9:00pm; Fri 3:00pm – 10:00pm; Sat 12:00pm – 10:00pm; Sun 3:00pm – 9:00pm

Remedy Brewing Company
Brew Name: Is This Even Beer?
Massive amounts of black currant and blueberry puree brewed with lactose round out a tart finish. Why eat dessert when you can drink it? 4% ABV

Location: 401 East 8th Street, Suite 120
Hours of Service: Mon – Thurs 3:00pm – 9:00pm; Fri & Sat 1:00pm – 10:00pm; Sun 12:00pm – 9:00pm

Severance Brewing Company
Brew Name: Coconut Zambooki
A sweet blonde ale brewed with roasted coconut and Colombian coffee from The Source.

Location: 701 North Phillips Avenue, Suite 110
Hours of Service: Tues – Thurs 2:00pm – 9:00pm; Fri & Sat 12:00pm – 11:00pm; Sun 12:00pm – 6:00pm

WoodGrain Brewing Company
Brew Name: Noticeably Absent
Noticeably Absent is a dry hopped Session Pilsner with a refreshing burst of lemongrass flavor.

Location: 101 South Phillips Avenue, Suite 100
Hours of Service: Mon – Thurs 3:00pm – 10:00pm; Fri & Sat 12:00pm – 12:00am; Sun 2:00pm – 6:00pm

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