Christmas Ale in July 2022

It's the other most wonderful time of the year! Join us as we celebrate everyone's favorite off-season celebration during a jolly July that's gift-wrapped with more fresh Christmas Ale events than ever before.

It’s time for another #ChristmasAtTheCorner, Guardians fans! Great Lakes Brewing Co. and the Cleveland Guardians are proud to present the second Christmas Ale in July celebration at Progressive Field on Friday, July 15 at 7PM v. the Detroit Tigers. Fresh-brewed Christmas Ale will be on tap at the GLBC Beer Garden and at select GLBC draft beer locations throughout the stadium while supplies last.

Celebrate the early holiday with a limited edition Christmas Ale in July commemorative cup, available for purchase at select GLBC draft locations while supplies last. And new for 2022, purchase a Special Ticket Package to receive a stadium-exclusive Christmas Ale in July t-shirt, available in Adult Medium or Adult XL, while supplies last! Learn more here.

And of course, fans are encouraged to dress up in their holiday best, as special programming and photo opportunities will take place throughout the game!

Don't want to stress about parking your sleigh? Free round-trip shuttle rides to Progressive Field will be available on Friday, July 15. Shuttle rides to Progressive Field will begin at 6PM and are free with the purchase of any brewpub or gift shop item.

Regular tickets can be found here, and Special Ticket Packages can be purchased here.

We’re giving away pairs of tickets to our Christmas Ale in July at the Ballpark celebration to four lucky fans. Enter and find full contest details and terms and conditions here.

The jolliest of July traditions returns to the GLBC brewpub! Meet us in Ohio City for a pint of our holiday classic, paired with a festive pig roast and music from DJ Red-I. Don’t forget to dress in your summer holiday best!

Thursday, July 14
11AM – 10PM (Bar close 11PM)
Christmas Ale will be tapped at 11AM (while supplies last)
Pig roast food special served at 4PM (while supplies last)

No reservations. Seating will be available on a first come, first served basis. A 3 hour time limit will be in place for all tables. Standing room will be available in our beer garden and patio.

DJ Red-I will spin a mix of holiday and summer tunes from 6PM – 9PM on the patio. 

A limited amount of 1/6 barrel kegs of Christmas Ale will be available for purchase at the gift shop beginning July 14.

This is a draft only event. No bottles or cans of Christmas Ale will be available. 1/6 barrel kegs will be available for purchase at the gift shop beginning July 14.
Crowler and growler fills will not be available on July 14. Any Christmas Ale remaining after July 15 will be available to-go on a first come, first served basis. Subject to change.
Please stay home if you are feeling ill. Guests are welcome to wear masks, but masks are not required at this time.
Details subject to change without notice. Don't forget your ID! Guests who wish to purchase and consume alcohol at Great Lakes Brewing Co. must be 21 or older with a valid ID. No ID, no alcohol. No exceptions! 

Oh, you thought we were done spreading good cheer? Never! Fresh-brewed Christmas Ale is coming to a tap near you this summer! Keep your eyes open for Christmas Ale in July events in select locations throughout Ohio beginning July 18, and tag your merriest moments with #ChristmasAleinJuly to join in the fun.

Questions? Call us at 216.771.4404 or email for more information.

Back to top arrow