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  • Grilling With Dortmunder

    Big Green Egg® Grill

    The Dortmunder Gold Lager prize winner will receive a Medium Big Green Egg Grill. Why fuss with checked baggage, gas prices, and complicated itineraries when you can enjoy a relaxing staycation in your own backyard? If your favorite summer memories involve patio parties, family reunions, and a “kiss the cook” apron, this is the prize for you. The well-balanced Dortmunder Gold Lager is our classic all-American cookout beer. Pair it with a meal of your choosing, prepared on the versatile Big Green Egg Grill, and you’ll be king or queen of the cul-de-sac this summer.

    Great Lakes Brewing Company hit the road to acquire prizes from local merchants. Big Green Egg® Grill purchased 21 miles from our Production Brewery at Northfield Fireplace.

    Actual colors and designs may vary.

  • Camping with Eliot Ness

    Marmot® Limelight 4P Tent

    The Eliot Ness Amber Lager prize winner will receive a Marmot Limelight 4-Person tent. Like Cleveland’s legendary Safety Director Eliot Ness, you’re prepared for anything when you plan a summer getaway. Bug spray? Check. Sleeping bags? Check. Case of smooth, malty Eliot Ness Amber Lager? Definite check. If you could use some time away from the din of the city but you want to bring your untouchable buddies along, this prize is tailor-made for you. Just don’t forget to recycle your empties after your weekend away—it’s what the noble do-gooder in our exceptional family of beers would want you to do.

    Great Lakes Brewing Company hit the road to acquire prizes from local merchants. Marmot® Limelight 4P Tent purchased six miles from our Production Brewery at Geiger’s.

    Actual colors and designs may vary.

  • Paddleboarding with Burning River

    Nalu® Board Co. Paddleboard

    The Burning River Pale Ale Prize winner will receive a Nalu standup paddleboard. You’re the zen type, aren’t you? Seeking peace and balance, your ideal summer vacation is a real off-the-grid retreat. Maybe this is the Burning River Pale Ale talking, but you believe there’s just something bigger connecting us, man. In the same way that the infamous Cuyahoga River fire of 1969 inspired an environmental movement, you’re hoping to shed life’s stresses and let tranquil waters inspire your future. Take a sip. Let Burning River Pale Ale’s citrusy and piney hops lead you to enlightenment. If you’re all about self-improvement and making every summer better than the last one, this prize is for you.

    Great Lakes Brewing Company hit the road to acquire prizes from local merchants. Nalu® custom standup paddleboard manufactured and purchased nine miles from our Production Brewery at Nalu Board Co.

    Actual colors and designs may vary.

  • Kayaking with Commodore Perry

    Emotion™ Guster Sit-Inside Kayak

    The Commodore Perry IPA Prize Winner will receive an Emotion Guster Sit-Inside Kayak. Summer’s here at last. Go get it, you lone explorer! If your idea of vacation is loading up the stationwagon, unfolding a vintage roadmap, and striking out on your own to find the greatest secret quarries and gullies, here’s the prize for you. Like the heroic Commodore Perry, we hope this kayak helps you cruise quietly through the “lazy” days of summer, leaving the less adventurous in your wake. Embolden yourself with our well-hopped IPA. Fasten your lifejacket. May your boat never tip, and may you never give up the sip.

    Great Lakes Brewing Company hit the road to acquire prizes from local merchants. Emotion™ Guster Sit-Inside Kayak purchased nine miles from our Production Brewery at Nalu SUP & Surf.

    Actual colors and designs may vary.

  • Biking with Edmund Fitzgerald

    Jamis Commuter 1

    The Edmund Fitzgerald Porter winner will receive a Jamis Commuter 1 Bike. No need for planes, trains, or automobiles. Your best summer adventures are found cruising around the neighborhood. Strap on your helmet. Hit the farmer’s market in the park. Ride across town to enjoy some al fresco beers with friends as the sun sets. Flick on your bike light and see where the night takes you. Do you live for hazy air, handlebars, and a cool breeze at your back? This is the prize for you. Remember to stay hydrated, especially if your tires take you to a refreshing pint of the robust Edmund Fitzgerald Porter.

    Great Lakes Brewing Company hit the road to acquire prizes from local merchants. Jamis Commuter 1 Bike purchased two blocks from our Production Brewery at Joy Machines Bike Shop.

    Actual colors and designs may vary.

  • Backpacking with Wright Pils

    Osprey® Aether 70 Pack

    The Wright Pils winner will receive an Osprey Aether 70 Pack. Tallyho, you fitness-seeking, granola-snacking, tan-armed conqueror of summer! Like the brothers Wright, you’re all about blazing your own trail and discovering great things along the way. Load some crisp, refreshing bottles of The Wright Pils in your pack (along with plenty of water), and elevate your summer to the next level. Mountains, vistas, canyons, dunes—they’re all within your reach. Load up your pack and stretch out those calf muscles. The sun’s shining and the trail’s calling.

    Great Lakes Brewing Company hit the road to acquire prizes from local merchants. Osprey® Aether 70 Pack purchased six miles from our Production Brewery at Geiger’s.

    Actual colors and designs may vary.

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