FIR·KIN

(FÛR`KĭN) n.

A small wooden barrel or covered vessel.

Any of several British units of capacity, usually equal to about 1/4 of a barrel or 9 gallons (34 liters).

About Milwaukee Firkin Beer Fest

The most eclectic beer festival in the area featuring 50 cask conditioned ales (firkins) and ciders.  This festival has a great vibe with the perfect combination of a unique brews, quality attendees and a welcoming venue in Cathedral Square Park..  Event goers can vote for their favorite firkin beer and help decide which brew is awarded the “Big Firkin Award.”

This fest is going to be a big firkin deal!