Our signature event.

Foeder For Thought is a curated craft beer festival held each year at Green Bench Brewing Co. in St. Petersburg, FL. Taking place during the exciting Tampa Bay Beer Week, we strive to keep Foeder unique by offering a fun educational format as well as bringing in some of our favorite breweries and most inspiring beer. Our goal is to create a truly well-rounded and memorable experience for our guests.

Panel Discussions and Interviews led by the talented team at Good Beer Hunting

5:15 p.m. // Pro-Focus // Thinking Inside of the Package, featuring:
Andrew Emerton, New Belgium Brewing
Patrick Woodson, Brewery Bhavana

6:15 p.m. // Interview/Audience Q&A
Mitch Ermatinger, Speciation Artisan Ales

7:15 p.m. // The Wild Side of the Apple, featuring:
Ryan Burk, Angry Orchard
Brian Wing, Green Bench Mead & Cider

8:15 p.m. // Interview/Audience Q&A
Tim Clifford, Sainte Adairius Rustic Ales

9:15 p.m. // Climate Spontaneity, featuring:
Harrison McCabe, Beachwood Blendery
Jeffery Stuffings, Jester King Brewery
Levi Funk, Funk Factory Geuzeria

10:15 p.m. // Interview/Audience Q&A
Walt Dickinson, Wicked Weed Brewing

In an effort to maintain the intimate atmosphere and immersive experience of this event, we limit the quantity of tickets sold each year.

“This is such a spectacular event. I hope everyone appreciates the caliber of beer and brewers that are here tonight. I mean, it’s super special.”

—Jeffrey Stuffings, Jester King Brewery