The 2019 Ice Cold Beer Festival is set for Saturday, Feb. 9 in downtown Minocqua at Torpy Park. The outdoor festival is held under a heated tent and features fun, food, music and of course craft beer. Proceeds from the event go to the Dr. Kate Hopsice Foundation which helps families in the Lakeland area with their needs during the difficult time of death. Tickets for the event can be purchased in three tiers; early bird tickets are all general admission and include entry to the festival from 1 to 4 p.m. There are also premier tasting tickets which get the first 200 purchasers an exclusive hour of tasting, premier food buffet and private restrooms. They are also included into a drawing for a wheel barrel of beer courtesy of the Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan beer vendors. Information — All persons must have a valid ID, and be 21-and-over to enter festival. This goes for designated drivers as well. No one under 21-years of age will be permitted on the grounds. The Ice Cold Beer Festival reserves the right to refuse entrance to anyone. No re-entry into tent without wristband.