To become a Member of the St. Louis Brewers Guild as either a BREWERY MEMBER or ALLIED MEMBER, applicants must meet the guidelines outlined in the appropriate category below and make a $100 annual tax deductible donation.
• Eligible BREWERY MEMBERS must be beer producers located within 100 miles of the City of St. Louis and be either a (i) Licensed Operating Brewery (possessing a valid and current Brewer’s Notice issued by the U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau or its predecessor, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms) OR be a (ii) Brewery In-Planning with an established location (2 year In-Planning status limit).
• Eligible ALLIED MEMBERS can be any individual, entity or organization in an allied industry or endeavor, including, but not limited to, equipment fabricators, material suppliers, consultants to the brewing industry, homebrew stores or clubs, distributors, financial institutions, advertising and promotion, members of the field of beer retail, restaurant, bar, grocery, and hotel service industries, early stage brewery-in-planning, and any Missouri breweries whose principal place of business is outside of a 100 mile radius of the City of St. Louis.
(Early Stage Breweries-In-Planning who join the Guild as Allied Members will be automatically transitioned to Brewery Member status as soon as a location is confirmed with a timetable for opening.)
Specific benefits for Member Breweries include but are not limited to:
-Invitations and opportunities to participate in St. Louis Brewers Guild hosted events as well as discounted tickets for your team and partners (as available).-2018 Membership call out on the St. Louis Brewers Guild website individual brewery biography page.-Inclusion of your brewery's major events and festivals on the St. Louis Brewers Guild website Event Page.-Membership Kit - stickers and clings to show your support for STL Beer!-Ongoing promotional and PR support both individually as possible and as part of the greater local brewing scene.-Inclusion in 2018 in-the-works St. Louis Brewers Guild promotional initiatives such as the annual STL Beer Tourism Brochure and more.
***APPLICATION FORM SHOULD NOT TAKE MORE THAN 5 MINUTES TO FILL OUT***
*** Please note that the St. Louis Brewers Guild is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a civic and educational mission and primary focus on "beer tourism" and the promotion of the Greater St. Louis Metro Area's beer scene, both historical and current. The St. Louis Brewers Guild is not a 501(c)6, trade association, industry trade group or business association. Our Members do not make up our Board or governing body. The St. Louis Brewers Guild does not work to influence legislation as a substantial part of its activities and does not participate in any campaign activity for or against political candidates.