Food & Beer

Food, Beer and Wine

What do you get when you take some of Northeast Ohio's tastiest eats and complement them with Great Lakes Brewing Company beers? A delicious experience you can only get at the Burning River Fest.
FOOD VENDORS
Citrus Burning River® Pale Ale
A toast to the Cuyahoga River Fire! For rekindling an appreciation of the Great Lakes region’s natural resources (like the malt and hops illuminating this fresh Pale Ale). Infused with citrus exclusively for the 2019 Great Lakes Burning River Fest.
Flavor:
A special Burning River Fest exclusive, infused with fresh citrus.
ABV:
6.0%
IBU:
45
Pairs with:
Smoky red meats, aromatic cheeses, and a reusable glass
Turntable Pils®
Flip that record and wax nostalgic about Ohio's deep-cut music legacy with our refreshing pilsner. Consider this our reissue of a classic style (draft only).
Flavor:
The A-side? Earthy, fresh hop aromas. The B-side? A smooth, balanced malt groove.
ABV:
5.4%
IBU:
35
Pairs with:
Pizza, spicy Thai dishes, and crate digging
GREAT LAKES IPA
To celebrate our family of employee-owners, we crafted a lightly filtered, citrus-forward IPA that’s as bright and approachable as our crew. Hard work never tasted so good.
Flavor:
A dry-hopped, easy-drinking American IPA by the people, for the people (who happen to be our employee-owners!)
ABV:
6.5%
IBU:
50
Pairs with:
Steak, tater tots, and camaraderie
SMALL BATCH MEXICAN LAGER WITH LIME
A crisp and crushable Mexican-Style Lager brewed with loads of bright, tangy limes (draft only).
Flavor:
Smooth, light, and refreshing with a lively splash of zesty lime flavor.
ABV:
5.4%
IBU:
20
Pairs with:
Shellfish, fruit desserts, and flip-flops.
Starborough Sauvignon Blanc
Bright, approachable and refreshing, Starborough Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough, New Zealand is like wind-whipped seagrass on a warm summer day. It’s the perfect pairing for a casual catch-up and a quick bite. Touched with hints of Fresh Guava, Sweet Kiwi, Zesty Citrus and Tropical Passion Fruit.
Flavor:
Touched with hints of Fresh Guava, Sweet Kiwi, Zesty Citrus and Tropical Passion Fruit.
Prophecy Pinot Noir
Prophecy Pinot Noir showcases the best of California. Upon the first swirl, this Pinot Noir delights the senses with a bouquet of toasted oak and ripe raspberry. Plush and smooth, the mouthfeel is round and filled with luscious layers of red cherry and strawberry that are complemented by notes of brown spice.
Flavor:
Plush and smooth, the mouthfeel is round and filled with luscious layers of red cherry and strawberry that are complemented by notes of brown spice.
Rally Drum Red Ale®
With a tip of the cap to Tribe superfan and bleacher seat percussionist John Adams, our Red Ale fields a double header of bitter hop and roasted malt flavors.
Flavor:
Citrusy and piney all-American hops wind up and deliver the pitch to cleanup hitter dry roasted malt
ABV:
5.8%
IBU:
45
Pairs with:
Burgers, spicy nachos, and a bleacher seat

Zero Waste

Burning River Fest is proud to foster a zero waste program with a goal of diverting as much waste as possible from the landfill. This volunteer-run program has helped reduce our waste stream and provides educational opportunities for visitors. Visit our zero waste stations located around the Fest site and ask a volunteer if you’re not sure which bin an item should go in!

Food Vendors

Pierogies of Cleveland
Visit the Pierogi Bus to try our handmade pierogi, haluski, and more. Bring the whole family to grab a taste of our grandma approved pierogies!
Sauced
Sauced Wood Fired Pizza is a family owned local food truck and pizzeria. Each pizza is hand stretched to order and closely watched in a wood fired oven to ensure a great pizza comes out every time.
216 Bistro
A original Cleveland Food Truck offering Cleveland style street food. Burgers, Tacos, Paninis, Lobster Mac, Double Wine Mac Melt.
Nothing Bundt Cakes
From Birthdays, weddings, events, to everything in between, Nothing Bundt Cakes offers delicious cakes in 10 flavors & 4 sizes, all topped with our signature cream cheese frosting.
Barrio
Barrio is known for having great food & service. We're also known for our vast selection of tequila, whiskey, and beer. The atmosphere is casual with a unique energy that's created from the combination of our decor, music, and staff
Mitchell's Ice Cream
Mitchell's Ice Cream strives to make exceptional ice creams, to do so sustainably, and to play a positive role in our Cleveland community.
The Beachcomber Truck
The Beachcomber Truck is bringing Coastal Cuisine to you using Floribian flavors and local ingredients with a foodies twist.